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Registered Nurse 1 7 North Atrium - Night Shift 8/31/2016

Rush University Medical Center Chicago, IL

Company
Rush University Medical Center
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
2016-1917
AJE Ref #
576030782
Location
Chicago, IL
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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JOB DESCRIPTION:

ARE YOU AN EXPERIENCED RN LOOKING TO JOIN A DYNAMIC TEAM WORKING ON A MEDICAL UNIT* IF SO, HERE IS YOUR OPPORTUNITY!



37 BED UNIT ACUTE MEDICAL PATIENT WITH A FOCUS ON INFECTIOUS DISEASE PATIENTS



**THIS IS A 3RD SHIFT OPPORTUNITY**

NEW GRADS ARE WELCOMED TO APPLY

POSITION HIGHLIGHTS:

The RN II is a competent nurse who has mastered technical skills. The RN II identifies patterns of patient responses and can use past experiences to implement solutions for current situations. The RNII continues to consult with other members of the health care team when the need for assistance is identified. The RN II exemplifies the Rush mission, vision and values and acts in accordance with Rush policies and procedures.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:

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Evidence Based Interventions Participates in the collection of data to support unit based quality, initiative, research and evidence based activities.
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Relationship and Caring Establishes a caring, therapeutic relationship with patients and families through effective communication, acknowledgement of patient/family perceptions of health and illness and mutual goal setting of optimal outcomes.
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Critical Thinking Utilizes competent assessment skills to holistically evaluate the physical and psychosocial needs of the patients and families.
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Technical Expertise Demonstrates consistent safe and effective use of medical devices in the delivery of patient care.
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Leadership Demonstrates the ability to provide education to staff and students on the unit.



POSITION QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE:

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Current State of Illinois Registered Nurse Licensure or Temporary Licensure required.
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BSN in Nursing required; MSN preferred.
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CPR certification required.
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At least 1-2 years of RN experience in an acute care hospital setting preferred.



COMPANY HIGHLIGHTS:

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Rush's new 14-story hospital which opened in January 2012 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 located in Chicago, IL - www.rush.edu
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Leading academic medical center, acute care hospital w/ 676 licensed beds



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.

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