IHR RN

Location
Mount Sinai Hospital, Chicago, IL
Salary
Competitive
Posted
11/14/2017
Closes
11/20/2017
Specialty
Other
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Per Diem
 
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  General Summary

The Staff Nurse is accountable for the performance of patient care according to the behaviors and responsibilities as outline in this statement.

Essential Function


  • Provides nursing care by individualizing interventions for patients with problems of a non-routine nature.


  • Utilizing the nursing process, identifies complex variables and inter-relationships of the assessment data


  • Includes discharge planning needs into plan for care and initiates processes to obtain necessary referrals to assist patient/family and expedite discharge.


  • Includes discharge planning needs into plan for care and initiates processes to obtain necessary referrals to assist patient/family and expedite discharge.


  • Implements physician and nursing orders as appropriate involving patient, family significant others.


  • Organizes and prioritizes nursing activities in an efficient and effective manner.


  • Participates actively and collaborates with multidisciplinary team members to develop a common approach or to modify health care needs.


  • Demonstrates understanding of professional responsibility extending beyond own patient care assignment.


  • Completes self-evaluation, which demonstrates insight into own strengths and areas for professional development.

Minimum Requirements


  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing


  • Successful completion of hospital and departmental orientation programs


  • 1 year of nursing experience within area of desired practice


  • I year of staff nurse experience


  • Currently licensed as a Registered Professional Nurse in the State of Illinois


  • CPR required


  • RN License