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McLaren Port Huron, a 186 bed acute care hospital established in 1882 as Port Huron hospital, is where the employees work in an environment with cutting edge resources. If you’re looking for a refreshing difference, you’ll find it at McLaren Port Huron. View a video about Nursing Careers at McLaren Port Huron. 

Careers in Nursing and Healthcare careers in general are very fulfilling as you impact people at the most vulnerable times of their lives. As a Registered Nurse (RN) your life will be enriched by the difference you make in the life of others.

What do RN’s do?

  • Determine nursing and health needs of patients
  • Carry out prescribed medical and nursing treatments
  • Teach and counsel patients and their families
  • Observe and report the condition of patients and modify the plan of care if necessary
  • Direct and supervise less skilled nursing and other health personnel
  • Registered Nurses can work in the following areas in a hospital:
    • Intensive Care Units
    • Cardiac Care Units
    • Cardiac Cath Labs
    • Telemetry Units
    • Medical Surgical Units
    • Emergency Centers
    • OR Rooms


  • An Associate Degree (two years of study beyond high school)
  • Bachelor's Degree (four years of study beyond high school)
  • Master's Degree (five to six years of study beyond high school)
  • Pass a licensing exam to become registered in your state


  • $48,000 per year and up
  • Will vary by geographic location, practice setting, size of institution, educational level, experience and position

Schools in Michigan

For additional information


Michigan Board of Nursing
Bureau of Health Professions
Michigan Dept. of Community Health
P.O. Box 30670
Lansing , MI 48909-8170

Health Care Association of Michigan
P.O. Box 80050
Lansing , MI 48908

American Nurses Association
8515 Georgia Avenue, Suite 400
Silver Spring , MD 20910
301-628-5001 (fax)
1-800-274-4ANA (4262)

National Association of Hispanic Nurses
1501 Sixteenth Street, NW
Washington , DC 20036

National League for Nursing Div. of Educ. & Accreditation
61 Broadway
New York , NY 10006

Michigan Department of Education
Teacher/Administration Preparation
and Certification Services
P.O. Box 30008
Lansing , MI 48909

American College of Nurse-Midwives
8403 Colesville Rd., Suite 1550
Silver Spring , MD 20910


Contact Information

Human Resource Department
McLaren Port Huron
1221 Pine Grove Ave
PO Box 5011
Port Huron, MI 48060-5011
Phone: 810.989.3108
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