Job Information

AdventHealth Registered Nurse RN Medical Surgical in Glendale Heights, Illinois

Description

Registered Nurse AdventHealth

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth

  • Immediate benefits available

  • Providing faith-based, whole person care in 9 states

  • Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education

  • Employee Referral Program

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time and Part Time opportunities

Days or Nights

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Utilizes the Nursing Process (Assess, Plan, Implement and Evaluate) to provide optimal patient care.

  • Demonstrate accurate assessment skills appropriate to my patient population and based on evidence, policy and practice standards when caring for all patients regardless of complexity or need.

  • Assure patient safety by adhering to established policies and procedures and utilizing patient safety resources such as mPPID. Implement a plan of care according to identified physical, psychosocial and spiritual needs.

  • Demonstrate the ability to prioritize nursing interventions based on patient needs and in conjunction with unit activities and resources available.

  • Actively participate in bedside shift report, safety huddles, multidisciplinary patient rounds and hourly rounding to gather all information necessary to care for my patients, anticipate their needs and provide for a smooth hand-off to other members of the health care team.

  • Provide patient teaching/discharge planning to promote optimal patient outcomes.

  • Provide routine and specialized teaching/discharge planning throughout the patient stay to prepare the patient/family/significant other regain independence prior to discharge.

  • Provide individualized teaching plan based on assessed learning needs, education level, language spoken and level of understanding.

  • Provide patient and family/significant other with a completed Teaching/Discharge Plan which includes specific information regarding medications, follow-up and community resources as needed.

  • Document all pertinent information (health history, assessment, test results, plan of care, teaching and patient response) in a timely manner according to departmental policy.

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Associate’s Degree in Nursing

  • State Registered Nurse License

  • BCLS obtained through the American Heart Association

Job Summary:

The Registered Nurse (RN) coordinates the efforts of the multidisciplinary care team for the patients within his/her scope of responsibility. The RN provides direct patient care, collaborates with patients, families, peers, physicians and other members of the health care team in the delivery of care to a specific patient population. The RN utilizes the nursing process (assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation) in order to maintain and improve patient outcomes.

The RN demonstrates leadership/management skills and a commitment to professional accountability and growth. The RN strives to advance from novice to expert and become an evidence-based scholar in order to provide optimal patient care and advocate on behalf of his/her patients. The RN serves as a role model for the mission, vision and values of AdventHealth.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Nursing

Organization: AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Travel: Nursing

Req ID: 22001789_2

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.