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Title:  Registered Nurse Antenatal Resource Center Bilingual Spanish

Req #:  109119
Facility:  Illinois Masonic Medical Center
Department:  Nursing
City:  Chicago/Lakeview
Posting Budget Status:  Day
Shift Type:  Full Time - Permanent
Posting FTE:  1

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.

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Registered Nurse Antenatal Resource Center 

 

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

  • Full Time Opening
  • Days
  • 40 hours a week
  • Mon-Fri 8-4:30 no weekends no holidays
  • This is fast paced Consultative Maternal-Fetal Medicine Physicians Practice.  Nurse will work directly with physicians and other healthcare team members to provide care for High-Risk Obstetric patients referred to the Antenatal Resource Center.   Services:  Maternal-Fetal Medicine Consultations, Basic and Targeted Obstetric Ultrasounds, CVS, Amniocentesis, Genetic Counseling and Testing, Antenatal Testing. 

 

JOB and UNIT SUMMARY:

The Registered Nurse will support the Resident and Attending physicians in the delivery of healthcare to the ambulatory patient and perform a variety of medically related tasks and promote continuity of care. The Registered Nurse will provide excellence in clinical practice, critical thinking and decision~ma

king skills, with a strong customer service orientation. The Registered Nurse will provide nursing advice through assessment, teaching, and evaluation, consistent with the Illinois Nurse Practice Act and the organization's policies and procedures.

 

ACCOUNTABILITIES:Prov

ides direct patient care within scope of practice
Demonstrates leadership abilities and responsibility in day to day activities
Demonstrates accountability for professional growth~(5 percent)
Provides professional telephone nursing advice and follow~up

 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)
  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
  • Minimum of one year of mother baby or labor and delivery nursing experience
  • Bilingual Spanish preffered
  • Board Certification by 12/31/2015 or within two years of hire Clinically appropriate skills.
  • Strong ability to communicate clearly effectively. Strong interpersonal skills and an awareness of customer relations. Strong time management and organizational skills.
  • Ability to work independently. Familiarity with computers.
  • Current RN license in the state of Illinois. Ability to work varying shifts to meet the needs of the center.
  • Ability to work under stressful conditions and in difficult situations.
  • Ability to perform lifting/transfer activities related to patients as needed.
  • Ability to stoop/bend.
  • Ability to handle multiple demands.
  • Routinely works with potentially infectious specimens and patients.
  • May be exposed to hazardous materials and life threatening diseases.
  • If position has direct patient care or direct patient contact the following lifting requirement supersedes any previous lifting requirement effective 06/01/2015. 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