University of Michigan EDUC NURSE COORD - COMPETENT in Ann Arbor, Michigan


8B is a 32 bed General Medicine Telemetry Unit. The unit’s patient population consists of GI Bleed, CHF, pneumonia, DM, various cardiac arrhythmias, and overflow of oncology patients. The patient age range is young adult through geriatric.

Responsibilities include, but not limited to:

To develop, implement, coordinate and evaluate 8B’s new employee orientation program.

To identify 8B ongoing staff educational needs and facilitate in-services as appropriate to the needs of the nursing team.

To design and implement staff development plans. These activities are done in collaboration with the 8B Nursing Leadership Team.

To demonstrate the clinical nursing role through direct patient care, role modeling, and consultation to nursing and other members of the health care team.

Nursing Specific Info

Salary & Nursing Framework Level:

This UMPNC RN posting is posted under the Role-Specific Advancement Model (RSAM) as:


Actual RSAM LEVEL and salary will be determined at time of hire.


Required qualifications must be met by the candidate in order to be interviewed and considered for the position. Posting may be filled after the initial 5-day posting period. Applicants who have left the UMPNC bargaining unit must include on their resume dates of past employment including months and years of service along with effort. Positions less than 20 hours/week may be combined. If you have questions regarding this posting or would like assistance with nursing opportunities please contact Nurse Recruitment at (734) 936-5183.

Required Qualifications*

Current licensure to practice nursing in the State of Michigan.

Bachelors degree in Nursing or an equivalent combination of education and experience

Five (5) or more years on a step-down or ICU setting in the past seven (7) years

Demonstrated ability to facilitate change, direct nursing practice, prioritize, problem solve, evaluate outcomes and delegate as evidenced by previous employment experience.

Demonstrated excellent interpersonal skills as evidenced by excellence in verbal and written communication skills among shifts, positive and professional attitude, and ability to provide direct and effective feedback.

Demonstrated excellent organizational, and leadership skills including working with a team.

Demonstrated excellent clinical patient care skills and problem solving skills.

NOTE: Required qualifications must be met by the candidate in order to be interviewed and considered for the position.

Desired Qualifications*

BSN preferred

ACLS certification preferred

Certified Med/Surg (RN-BC/CMRN) or Progressive Care (PCCN) preferred

Previous teaching experience.

High level of self-motivation and the commitment to improving patient outcomes.

Excellent customer relation skills and a commitment to the principles of Family Centered Care.

Ability to function independently and as part of a team.

Applies current literature/research to problems in practice area.

Able to set goals in self-directed manner.

Documented ability to effectively mentor nurse colleagues.

Knowledge of principles of adult learners.

Documented demonstration of professional behavior and effective leadership.

Knowledge of UMHS policies, procedures, and practices is desired.

Demonstrated unit and committee involvement with evidence of accepting increasing responsibilities as evidenced by two (2) or more years in the Charge Nurse Role, two (2) or more years of teaching skills including two years preceptor experience.

Work Schedule

Work Schedule

Hours/Week: 40 hours

Shift/Hours: Day/Evening shift , with occasional Day Shift fixed business time. *must be flexible to accommodate needs of the unit.

Location: University Hospital-8B Medicine Acute Care/Telemetry Unit.

**This position will be approximately 80% staffing.

All new employees will be expected to float to a designated unit(s) in times of low census.

Union Affiliation

This position is covered under the collective bargaining agreement between the U-M and the Michigan Nurses Association and the U-M Professional Nurse Council union, which contains and settles all matters with respect to wages, benefits, hours and other terms and conditions of employment.

Background Screening

University of Michigan Health System conducts background screening and pre-employment drug testing on job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background screenings. Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act.

Mission Statement

The University of Michigan Health System improves the health of patients, populations and communities through excellence in education, patient care, community service, research and technology development, and through leadership activities in Michigan, nationally and internationally. Our mission is guided by our Strategic Principles and has three critical components; patient care, education and research that together enhance our contribution to society.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

Job Detail

Job Opening ID


Working Title

EDUCATIONAL NURSE COORDINATOR- University Hospital (8B, Medicine Acute Care/Telemetry Unit)

Job Title


Work Location

UM Health SystemAnn Arbor, MI

Full/Part Time




FLSA Status


Organizational Group

Um Hospital


UMH 8B2 Gen Med-Telemetry

Posting Begin/End Date

10/17/2016 – 10/23/2016

Paid Time Off


Pay Grade

Nurses Pay Grade N3C

Career Interests

Nursing- Intermediate Care / TelemetryNursing- All NursingNursing- Professional Development & Education

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