Community Health Systems Endoscopy RN in Blue Island, Illinois

Description:

Evaluates assigned patients and plans, implements and documents nursing care. Assists physicians during examinations and procedures. Performs various patient tests and administers medications within the scope of practice of the registered nurse. Promotes patients' independence by establishing patient care goals and teaching patients and families to understand conditions, medications, and self-care skills. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department.

Qualifications

Education:

Graduate from an accredited college or university with a Diploma degree in nursing required.

Experience:

Previous Endoscopy RN experiencepreferred.

Licenses/Certificates:

Current nursing license in the state of Illinois required. Current BLS certification required. ACLS certification required within 90 days of employment. BLS and ACLS certification must remain current throughout employment.

CPI certification strongly preferred; CPI certification required and must remain current no later than 12/31/2019

Job: Perioperative Services

Organization: MetroSouth Medical Center

Location: IL-Blue Island

Requisition ID: 1816851