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Ambulatory RN 2-Palliative Care 8/22/2016

Rush University Medical Center Chicago, IL

Company
Rush University Medical Center
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
2016-1793
AJE Ref #
575954465
Location
Chicago, IL
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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JOB DESCRIPTION:

ARE YOU AN EXPERIENCED RN LOOKING FOR AN AMBULATORY OPPORTUNITY IN

PALLIATIVE CARE FOR INTERNAL MEDICINE PRACTICES*



You may be the right candidate for A RUSH AMBULATORY RN 2 POSITION!





POSITION HIGHLIGHTS;

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As an Ambulatory RN 2 in this position you will utilize your nursing expertise as a key participant in our Palliative Care Group.



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Position offers opportunity to work in a collaborative relationship with a strong health care team committed to providing compassionate, knowledgeable care to special patient care groups



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Health care team comprises 10 Physicians, 4 Nurse Practitioners and 1 CMA



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POSITION IS PREDOMINANTLY MON-FRI DAYS WITH NO HOLIDAYS OR WEEKENDS





POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES;

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Coordinate and provide palliative care support for internal medicine patients ages 18 and over (please note: this position does not involve direct patient physical contact)



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Assist with significant phone triage, scheduling appointments and patient education while utilizing expert clinical knowledge, compassion and excellent communication skills



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Provide extensive patient/family education



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Enjoy patient care coordination and patient advocacy



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Collaborate with other team members; provide guidance and support



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Identify and participate in QI activities





POSITION QUALIFICATIONS;



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Current RN Licensure in the State of Illinois



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BSN required



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Current CPR Certification



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2 years experience as an RN required; palliative and or home health experience preferred



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Basic computer skills required: EMR competence (especially EPIC) preferred



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Must be detail oriented, able to work independently and demonstrate excellent organizational, critical thinking skills and basic computer skills

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COMPANY HIGHLIGHTS:

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Rush's new 14-story hospital is the cornerstone of the Rush Transformation, an ongoing effort to build new facilities, renovate existing buildings and adopt new technology
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Rush University Medical Center is a four time Magnet facility



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Leading academic medical center located in Chicago www.rush.edu



RUSH UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER THAT WELCOMES AND ENCOURAGES ALL APPLICANTS TO APPLY REGARDLESS OF AGE, RACE, SEX, RELIGION, COLOR, NATIONAL ORIGIN, DISABILITY, VETERAN STATUS, SEXUAL ORIENTATION, GENDER IDENTITY AND/OR EXPRESSION, MARITAL OR PARENTAL STATUS, ANCESTRY, CITIZENSHIP STATUS, PREGNANCY OR OTHER REASON PROHIBITED BY LAW.