Clinical Nurse II – Critical Care – Medical ICU – Stroger Hospital Shift: 7:00pm – 7:30am

PLEASE BE ADVISED that this position is covered by the collective bargaining agreement between Cook County and the National Nurses Organizing Committee. Pursuant to the collective bargaining agreement, Cook County will exhaust internal eligible applicants prior to considering external applicants. Cook County is assembling a list of qualified candidates for this position that will be considered should the position not be filled with internal eligible applicants.
 JOB SUMMARY:                                                       NNOC   MEMBERS ONLY
The Clinical Nurse II is a professional care provider who is responsible and accountable for the overall management of patient care on a specific shift as well as maintaining comprehensive knowledge of patients’ condition. He/she also provide safe, effective, and individualized emergency nursing care using the nursing process. Performance of these duties requires the following skills: problem solving abilities, delegation, communication, effective working relationships, setting priorities and demonstrated knowledge of standard operating policies and procedures.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Must be licensed as a registered nurse in the State of Illinois.
  • One (1) Year current adult Critical Care nursing experience within an acute care setting.
 
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
  • Must possess a current Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) card or a certification in Basic Life Support (BLS) (Must provide card at time of interview).
  • Must be certified in Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) certification. (Must provide proof at time of interview).
PREFERRED:
  • Bachelors of Science in Nursing (BSN) from a college or university is preferred.
  • Bilingual in English/Spanish.
MUST MEET ALL REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS AT TIME OF APPLICATION FILING.
 
Degrees and transcripts from non-U.S. accredited institutions must be translated and certified to the US equivalent academic credentials by a recognized US education interpreter service
 
COOK COUNTY HEALTH AND HOSPITALS SYSTEM IS AND EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.

Requisition ID: 00115985

Post Date: June 23, 2014

Closing Date: July 7, 2014

Salary: $28.56 Hourly

Collective Bargaining Unit: NNOC Nurses

Location: John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County

Visibility: Internal

This position is no longer available.