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Registered Nurse 2 - Critical Care
Are you an experienced RN passionate about bringing your expertise to RUMC?

This unique opportunity allows you to float to various units throughout the hospital.

Position Highlights-The Clinical Staffing Office:
  • Provide clinical supports to assigned units.
  • Provides care for a wide variety of critically ill patients with various diagnosis.
  • Examples include: Provides care for a wide variety of critically ill post-surgical patients such as peripheral vascular, thoracic, general surgery, ENT, transplants (liver, kidney and pancreas)
Position Responsibilities:
  • Evidence Based Interventions - Participates in the collection of data to support unit based quality, initiative, research and evidence based activities.
  • Relationship and Caring - Establishes a caring, therapeutic relationship with patients and families through effective communication, acknowledgement of patient/family perceptions of health and illness and mutual goal setting of optimal outcomes.
  • Critical Thinking - Utilizes competent assessment skills to holistically evaluate the physical and psychosocial needs of the patients and families.
  • Technical Expertise - Demonstrates consistent safe and effective use of medical devices in the delivery of patient care.
  • Leadership - Demonstrates the ability to provide education to staff and students on the unit.
Position Qualifications Include:
  • Current Illinois Registered Nurse Licensure or eligible for IL RN license required.
  • Bachelors of Science (or higher) in Nursing required;
  • Current CPR-BLS required ( American Heart Association or American Red Cross only)
  • Minimum of 2 years of acute care nursing experience required.
  • Critical Care nursing experience & certification preferred
Company Highlights:
  • Rush was recently ranked first for Quality and Accountability among US academic medical centers in a study conducted by the health care performance improvement company Vizient.
  • Rush University Medical Center is a five-time Magnet® facility, the highest recognition given for nursing excellence. Rush was also the first hospital in Illinois serving adults and children to receive Magnet status.
  • Leading academic medical center, acute care hospital w/ 664 licensed beds.
  • Ranked among the top 20 best places to work in healthcare by Indeed.
  • For the fourth consecutive time, all three Rush System hospitals have received an "A" grade for patient safety from the Leapfrog Group.
Click to Apply:  https://rush.igreentree.com/CSS_External/CSSPage_Referred.ASP?Req=2021-3107

Rush is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.
Position: Registered Nurse 2 - Critical Care
Organization: Rush University Medical Center
Location: Chicago,  IL 
United States
Posting Start Date: 10/5/2021
Date Posted: 10/5/2021
Status: This listing expires on: 11/4/2021
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Rush University Medical Center

Chicago,  IL 
United States
Benjamin McCombs