Staff Nurse - Mental Health Adolescent - 13-0325
Category: Nursing/Patient Care
Department: 16132 - Mental Health Adolescent
Status: Hourly on call
Schedule: Nights, weekends as neededDescription: Reporting to a Clinical Director or other designated manager, the Staff Nurse assumes responsibility for the complete nursing process in the delivery of patient care, which includes assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of patient outcomes from a patient's admission through discharge. Revises plans of care as indicated. These activities are accomplished through a multidisciplinary team approach as appropriate for his/her specialty of practice. This job description was developed in accordance with the Illinois Nurse Practice Act and the ANA Scope and Standards of Practice.
1. The level of knowledge normally acquired through the completion of an A.D., diploma, or BSN Program from an accredited school of Nursing.
2. Current licensure to practice nursing in the State of Illinois.
3. Current CPR certification