Community Health Systems Same Day Surgery RN in Blue Island, Illinois
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.
Graduate from an accredited college or university with a Diploma degree in nursing required.
Previous RN experience preferred.
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.
Job: Outpatient Surgical Services
Organization: MetroSouth Medical Center
Location: IL-Blue Island
Requisition ID: 1762929