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Registered Nurse-Team Lead Home Health-Infusion Therapy

Req #:  106612
Facility:  Advocate At Home
Department:  Nursing
City:  Lombard
Posting Budget Status:  Day
Shift Type:  Full Time - Permanent
Posting FTE:  1

Advocate at Home offers comprehensive, quality home health and hospice care throughout metropolitan Chicago, surrounding counties and down to central IL.  As Illinois’ largest, privately held home health care and hospice provider, we have the means and opportunities to enhance your worklife quality.

It’s more than a job, it’s a calling 

 

REGISTERED NURSE-TEAM LEAD HOME HEALTH-INFUSION THERAPY  

 

Location: Lombard, IL

Shift: Day  

Full Time Position

 

JOB and UNIT SUMMARY:  

 

The Team Lead Home Health Infusion Therapy Registered Nurse provides direct patient care, and professional and organization leadership to effectively guide the qualith of patient care.  Provides daily work direction and guidance to department staff and assists with coordinating and evaluation of the activities of the nursing and clinical support staff.

 

  • Develops and maintains a therapeutic relationship throughout the healthcare continuum.   

  • Assuring/Improving Quality Care: Facilitates the patient and family’s right to receive quality, cost effective care.   

  • Patient/Staff Education: Demonstrates a commitment to meeting the learning needs of patients and families. Utilizes appropriate resources to meet those needs and achieve positive patient outcomes. Assists in creating an environment that promotes educational growth opportunities for nursing peers and colleagues.   

  • Nursing Process: Demonstrates the use of nursing process as a problem-solving model.   

  • Leadership/Collaboration/Professional Development: Demonstrates respect and understanding for peers and other clinical disciplines and participates as an effective member of the patient care team to formulate an integrated approach to care. Demonstrates leadership behaviors and is committed to the development of self and others.   

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: 

 

  • Graduate from an accredited school of nursing with current IL licensure and current CPR 

  • BSN

  • 5 years of experience in clinical nursing

  • Clinical and technical knowledge of home care

  • Ability to start peripheral infusions 

  • Ability to maintain and troubleshoot central lines 

 

JOIN ADVOCATE HEALTH CARE – RECOGNIZED AS ONE OF THE BEST PLACES TO WORK IN ILLINOIS!  

 

Contact: debbie.calace@advocatehealth.com 

 

 

 

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