Community Health Systems Medical/ Surgical 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

Minimum Education Requirement:

Associate's degree from an accredited school of nursing required.

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Minimum Experience Requirement:

Previous experience in the specialty area preferred. Previous experience cardiac strip monitor interpretation.

Minimum License/Certification Requirement:

Current Illinois RN license required. BLS & ACLS certification required.

Job: Telemetry

Organization: MetroSouth Medical Center

Location: IL-Blue Island

Requisition ID: 1818399