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Orientation Program for Experienced Nurses

General Information: Orientation for Experienced Nurses

Positions for Experienced Nurses at Children's Hospital of Michigan usually require at least 1-year's RN experience. Nurses who have worked less than 1500 hours (total) in direct patient care and Graduate nurses should consider applying to our Post-Baccalaurate Pediatric Nurse Residency Program.

Orientation Program Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN) is highly preferred
  • Holds a nursing degree from an Accredited College or University
  • Have RN license number in the State of Michigan
  • Ability to work 12 hour shifts, off-shifts and weekends
  • BLS Healthcare Provider certification from the American Heart Association - No Red Cross

TO APPLY: Go to our careers website to create an account, view position postings and apply to nurse positions at any time.

Nursing orientation begins the second Monday of each calendar month. Orientation is provided on the unit of hire and also includes some pediatric orientation classes. Unit specific classes may also be required.