at Cook County Government in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job Description

Job Posting:Sep 13, 2023, 3:11:11 PMClosing Date:Sep 29, 2023, 4:59:00 AMFull-time

Collective Bargaining Unit:NNOC NursesNNOC NursesPosting Salary:$33.126 - $45.142 HOURLY
Organization:Health and Hospital Systems


Note: Onsite interviews will be held at 1950 West Polk Street - 5th Floor, Chicago, IL 60612. The only opportunity to interview for this position will be on Thursday, September 28th, 2023, from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. You must attend onsite at the Hiring Fair (and sit for an interview if qualified) to be considered for the position. Same-day contingent offers are made on a first-come, first serve basis, while vacancies remain.
As a reminder, please apply & bring your resume, driver's license, and any applicable certifications.
PLEASE BE ADVISED that this position is covered by the collective bargaining agreement between Cook County and the National Nurses Organizing Committee. Pursuant to the collective bargaining agreement, Cook County will exhaust internal eligible applicants prior to considering external applicants. Cook County is assembling a list of qualified candidates for this position that will be considered should the position not be filled with internal eligible applicants.
LOCATION: John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital
SHIFT: Various Shifts
Starting salary is commensurate with years of RN experience
The Clinical Nurse I is a professional care provider who is responsible and accountable for coordinating and providing safe, effective individualized nursing care to critically ill patients and supportive care to significant others. Assesses patient's needs and plan, implement and evaluate nursing care according to established standards. These activities require nursing judgment based on application of scientific principles of nursing, critical thinking, problem solving and teaching / learning.
Typical Duties
Identifies, plans, and cares for the total needs of patients taking into consideration the age specific needs of patients in assigned area of responsibility.
Performs initial and ongoing assessment/data collection that includes consideration of biophysical, psycho-social, environmental, self-care, educational and discharge planning factors in a systematic manner.
Formulates and updates an individualized plan of care based on patients' assessed needs, desired outcomes, and consideration of age-related requirements.
Implements care in knowledgeable, skillful, and safe manner based on established patient and nursing practice standards.
Evaluates effectiveness of care and revise interventions as appropriate.
Records assessments, intervention, and patient outcomes.
Develops, implements, and evaluates educational services/programs for patients.
Makes appropriate and timely decisions in a crisis or emergency situation.
Performs and/or directs cardio-pulmonary resuscitation activities.
Operates equipment necessary for providing patient care in assigned clinical area.
Works and communicates effectively with a variety of patients, visitors, and other individuals.
Provides supervision, general direction, guidance, and coordination of patient care given by other nursing staff.
Applies knowledge of standard operating policies and procedures.
Applies principles of infection control and safety.
Demonstrates awareness of patient/family rights and ethical I legal issues.
Participates actively in staff orientation and staff development activities for the unit.
Demonstrates responsibility and accountability for professional practice, growth, and development.
Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications
Licensed Registered Professional Nurse in the State of Illinois or the ability to obtain license two (2) weeks prior to starting employment, is required.
Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification, is required.
Neonatal Resuscitation (NRP) certification or the ability to obtain certification prior to conclusion of orientation, is required.
Preferred Qualifications
One (1) to five (5) years of acute care, pediatric, or neonatal intensive care unit experience, is preferred.
RNC-NICU, Neonatal, or other specialty certification, is preferred.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Other Characteristics
Demonstrates competence in the safe and effective use of clinical equipment
Demonstrates working knowledge of the current requirements of accrediting and regulatory agencies
Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills necessary to communicate with all levels of staff and a patient population composed of diverse cultures and age groups
Strong emergency response skills
Strong customer service and empathy skills
Demonstrate analytical and organizational, problem-solving, critical thinking, and conflict management/resolution skills
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Job Posting: 11278811

Posted On: Sep 13, 2023

Updated On: Sep 29, 2023

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