In-House Registry Nurse – Maternal Child – Pediatric NICU – Stroger – Shift: 7:00AM – 3:00PM

JOB SUMMARY

The In-House Registry Nurse is a professional care provider responsible and accountable for coordinating and providing safe, effective individualized nursing care to patients and supportive care to significant others. Assesses patient’s needs and plan, implement and evaluate nursing care according to established standards. These activities require nursing judgment based on application of scientific principles of nursing, problem solving and teaching/learning. May also supervise and assign duties to others when assigned as Charge Nurse or Team Leader.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Must be licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Illinois.
  • Minimum three (3) years of nursing experience in pediatrics.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE,SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • Must be certified in Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NPR). (Must provide proof at time of interview).
  • Must be certified in Basic Life Support (BLS). (Must provide proof at time of interview).
  • Must be certified in Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS). (Must provide proof at time of interview).
  • Must be certified in Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) certification or be able to obtain one within 6 months of hire.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelors of Science in Nursing (BSN) from a college or university.
  • Three (3) years of current level 2 or 3 PICU experience.
  • Bilingual in English/Spanish.

MUST MEET ALL REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS AT TIME OF APPLICATION FILING.

 

COOK COUNTY GOVERNMENT HEALTH AND HOSPITALS SYSTEM IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.

 

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

 


Requisition ID: 00115945

Post Date: August 4, 2014

Closing Date: August 18, 2014

Salary: $37.50 Hourly

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

Visibility: External

This position is no longer available.