- Position Summary: Utilizes current nursing practices to provide patient care in the patient's place of residence while focusing on the needs of the patient and exemplifying the service excellence goals of care, concern, respect and cooperation. As a contributing member of a health care team, develops and provides a comprehensive plan of care for assigned patients. Recognizes and consistently applies knowledge of Loyola's 14 Magnet Forces.
Required: Bachelors Degree
Required: 1-2 years of previous job-related experience
Required: Valid Illinois State Drivers License,CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation),Current Registered Nurse License State of Illinois
Position Responsibilities: Patient Care & Assessment - Conducts comprehensive initial and ongoing assessments of patient and family need for service. Plan of Care - Obtains information from patient and/or family to develop an appropriate patient plan of treatment. Coordination of Care - Performs required documentation and communicates in a competent and effective manner to meet patient and/or family needs and regulatory requirements. Quality Improvement ? Utilizes time and resources effectively to promote quality and cost outcomes. Discharge Planning - Identifies discharge planning needs as part of the care plan development and properly notifies patient and family members. Education - Assesses patient and family in order to provide health education to promote their independence and safety with self care.