Farmington Hills, Mich., October 24, 2006 – Experienced registered nurses and new nursing graduates are invited to a Nursing Career Fair at Botsford General Hospital. The event will be held November 16 from 4 to 7 p.m.
The career fair will highlight nursing jobs in the Critical and Progressive Care Units, the Operating Room, Case Management, Emergency and Float Pool as well as the Medical/Surgical and Geropsych units. “The Open House format encourages attendees to meet and talk informally with managers in several different areas. For those who are interested, we will also be able to arrange an on the spot interview,” said Joan Harrison, from Botsford’s Human Resources Department. “Attendees are encouraged to bring their resumes for immediate consideration.”
Botsford open nursing positions encompass multiple shifts including twelve-hour days in some areas or midnights and afternoons. Float pool positions in which nurses agree to work varied shifts may offer a higher pay rate. Sign on bonuses are available for open positions in Surgical Services and Case Management.
Botsford provides a comprehensive orientation program for new nurses with a special perioperative education program for Operating Room nurses. A competitive pay scale and excellent benefits are offered.
The Nursing Career Fair will be held in the Zieger Center Community Room on the east side of the hospital campus. Botsford General Hospital is located at 28050 Grand River Avenue in Farmington Hills. For more information about nursing careers at Botsford, please contact Joan Harrison at (248) 471-8655 or visit our website for a full list of open positions at www.botsford.org.
Botsford General Hospital, an independent, acute care, 330-bed community hospital in Farmington Hills, Mich., was founded in 1965. Nationally recognized for quality, safety and medical education programs, Botsford has received the 2005 Solucient 100 Top Hospitals: Performance Improvement Leaders award and the 2005 Governor’s Award of Excellence for Improving Care in the Hospital and Emergency Department Settings. Botsford’s Web address is www.botsford.org.
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