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Registered Nurse-Home Health-Infusion Therapy

Req #:  118010
Facility:  Advocate At Home
Department:  Nursing
City:  Tinley Park
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/HOME HEALTH/INFUSION THERAPY

Territory: Southwest Suburban Territory

Shift: Day

Full Time Position:  

JOB and UNIT SUMMARY:

The RN assumes primary responsibility for the assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of nursing care for homebound patients receiving infusion therapy in the home setting.

  • 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
  • Minimum of 1yr. med/surg and/or ICU experience required; comfort level with adult, pediatric and neonatal patients
  • 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