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Title:  Registered Nurse-Intervention Radiology-REGISTRY

Req #:  167305
Facility:  Illinois Masonic Medical Center
Department:  Nursing
City:  Chicago
Posting Budget Status:  Day
Shift Type:  Registry
Posting FTE:  0

Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, located on Chicago’s North Side, is one of the state’s largest, most comprehensive nonprofit medical centers. Illinois Masonic Medical Center offers a wide range of medical specialties and is nationally recognized for its medical expertise, use of the most innovative technologies and dedication to patient safety, quality and service.  A commitment to community, medical education and ongoing clinical research affirms our mission of providing patients the highest quality care in Chicagoland, as illustrated by our many honors, including being named a 100 Top Hospital by Truven Health Analytics.

REGISTERED NURSE – Interventional Radiology-Registry

 

Illinois Masonic Medical Center-Chicago, IL (Lakeview area)

 

  • Day Shift; Potential Monday through Friday with staggered start times
  • Commitment to one shift every pay period
  • Registry only; potential to become Full Time as Department expands in Fall

 

JOB and UNIT SUMMARY:

 

As a Registered Nurse in the Special Procedures Interventional Radiology Suite, you will be responsible for both inpatient and outpatient care to patients requiring invasive procedures from preop to post op in a team environment.

 

THE ADVOCATE NURSE:

  • Uses evidence-based practice, clinical decision making, compassion and skilled dialogue, the registered nurse leads efforts to create the safest patient environment and the best patient experience.
  • Delivers and coordinates patient-centered care across the continuum to support the successful transition of patients to other healthcare delivery systems or their home communities.
  • Is responsible for providing and coordinating comprehensive patient care through the appropriate utilization of assessment, diagnosis, planning, implementation and evaluation, in accordance with established standards, policies and procedures.

 

Patient-Centered Holistic Care

Clinical Excellence

Leadership

Compassion

Innovation

Professional Growth

 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Graduate from an accredited school of nursing
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) required
  • Current Illinois RN license
  • Current CPR and ACLS
  • Must possess at minimum 2 years critical care nursing experience (SICU, ICU, PACU, ER)
  • Certification in your current area of specialty once meeting eligibility requirements within 2 years of start date
  • Good communication skills
  • Good time management and organizational skills
  • Ability to take call
  • Ability to transport objects, patients, and equipment
  • Ability to respond quickly to patient needs and work at fast pace
  • Work environment includes probability of exposure to adverse, hazardous, or unpleasant conditions while caring for the sick
  • Routinely works with potentially infectious specimens and patients
  • Ability to lift up to 35 pounds without assistance. For patient lifts of over 35 pounds, or when patient is unable to assist with the lift, patient handling equipment is expected to be used, with at least one other associate, when available. Unique patient lifting/movement situations will be assessed on a case-by-case basis.

 

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About Advocate Health Care

 

Advocate Health Care, named among the nation’s Top 5 large health systems based on quality by Truven Analytics, is the largest health system in Illinois and one of the largest health care providers in the Midwest. Advocate operates more than 250 sites of care, including 12 hospitals that encompass 11 acute care hospitals, the state’s largest integrated children’s network, the state’s largest emergency and Level I trauma network, one of the area’s largest home health care companies, and the region’s largest medical group. Advocate Health Care has 4 teaching hospitals and is a not-for-profit, mission-based health system affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and the United Church of Christ.


Nearest Major Market: Chicago