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Holy Cross Hospital
Sinai Health System
Type Full time Posted 8/29/2014
Salary - n/a - Starts 9/16/2014
IL - Illinois (All) - Chicago Referral - n/a -    
Location:Holy Cross Hospital, Chicago, IL
Required Education:Bachelor's Degree
Required Years of Experience:RN Required
Job Details:
  • 1 year of experience required
CRISIS STABLILIZATION UNITDESCRIPTION:The registered nurse (RN) demonstrates key behaviors in the areas of care delivery, leadership, collaboration, and professional growth. Care delivery includes assessing status, identifying problems, developing and implementing a plan of care through the delivery and delegation of care, evaluating care delivery, promoting patient/family education and involving the patient/family and other members of the health care team in planning and implementation to meet expected healthcare outcomes. Care is delivered, viewing the person as a whole being, including but not limited to physiological, psychological and spiritual aspects. Consideration of the individual’s age, developmental level, learning ability, health status and belief system are integral in care delivery. Leadership is evidenced as RNs influence individuals or groups to accomplish goals through guiding, directing, teaching, coaching and motivating others. Communication and collaboration with patients, families, physicians and other health care professionals/disciplines is essential in delivering care. It is evidenced in multidisciplinary care planning, problem solving etc.ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND DUTIES:· Performs admission assessment for basic and special needs and consults with unit staff, mental health system staff and other staff in do so. · Must understand Illinois Mental Health legal forms as they apply to practice. · Act as an advocate for patient rights. · Evaluates patient’s behavior and the need for PRN medications. · Clinical/Planning and Coordination. · Treat and cares for patients demonstrating understanding of cognitive, physical, emotional and chronological status. · Anticipates and provides for discharge needs. · Charts patient’s progress in conjunction with the specific treatment plan. · Demonstrates accountability and responsibility for the therapeutic milieu. · Validates the appropriateness of written orders. · Implements physician and nursing orders as appropriate involving patients, family and significant others. · Competent group facilitation and one on one interactions. JOB REQUIREMENTS: · Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. REQUIRED LICENSES, CERTIFICATES, REGISTRATIONS: · Current licensed as a Registered Professional Nurse in the State of Illinois
Schedule:Full Time
Shift:Varied Shifts
HR Use Only:CB