Trinity Health Registered Nurse – PCU/Step Down Nurses firstCHOICE (first choice) Float Pool in United States

firstCHOICE In-House Float Pool – PCU/Step Down Nurses

Opportunities for experienced PCU/Progressive Care/Step Down Nurses on Nights and/or Weekend shifts!

At Saint Joseph Mercy Health System, we believe one of the best ways we can take care of our patients is to take care of our employees. That's why we created firstCHOICE to help our staff make the most of their busy lifestyles while earning premium pay. This in-house system float poolis designed for our staff who desire greater flexibility in scheduling and premium pay, as well as increased variety in practice settings and learning opportunities. The firstCHOICE program is the ideal solution for nurses seeking greater work-life balance, flexible scheduling with no weekend or holiday requirements, the opportunity to work in a variety of practice settings, or supplemental income. All while earning competitive wages.


FirstCHOICE Registered Nurses are utilized to fill short and long-term assignments throughout the health system. We are currently seeking experienced Registered Nurses to join our team and begin filling assignments.

*The requirements are simple: *

  • Must work (24 hours) every four (4) weeks to remain active.
  • Must be willing to float
  • Must have 2 years recent hospital experience on a PCU/Stepdown Unit
  • FirstCHOICE RNs are NOT required to work weekends, holidays or hard-to-fill commitments.

Job Description

Provides quality patient centered care considering age specific, developmental, cultural and spiritual needs through competent clinical practice and application of the nursing process. Consistently integrates concepts of relationship based care into practice. Serves as a clinical and educational resource to others on the unit. Assumes accountability for nursing care of designated patients. Demonstrates unit/area-designated competencies.


  • Graduation from accredited nursing program
  • Current Licensure as a Registered Nurse in Michigan.
  • Current BLS certification; ACLS for Critical Care areas.

  • Applicants must possess a minimum of two years of recent (within the last 6 months) hospital experience as a RN ina hospital working on a PCU/Stepdown unit.

  • Applicants must be able to complete the orientation and training that will be provided and be able to float.

  • Cerner experience is a plus


Saint Joseph Mercy Health System, one of the nation's top health care services providers, spanning five counties in Southeastern Michigan. SJMHS represents more than 2,700 physicians and 14,000 nurses and staff, and includes 6 Hospitals, 5 Outpatient Health Centers, 8 Urgent Care Facilities and over 25 Specialty Centers.

Visit to learn more about our new options with FirstCHOICE, the benefits, culture and career development opportunities available to you at Saint Joseph Mercy Health System.

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Job Number: 00100866

Location: Remote

Facility: Remote

Employment Type: Part time

Hours: 0