staff – Lead Registered Nurse (RN) – Home Health – $36-38 per hour

  • Part Time, Full Time, Locum Tenens/Traveling, Remote
  • Berwyn, IL, US

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Advocate Aurora Health is seeking a Registered Nurse (RN) Home Health Lead for a nursing job in Berwyn, Illinois. & RequirementsSpecialty: Home HealthDiscipline: RNDuration: Ongoing40 hours per weekShift: 8 hours, daysEmployment Type: StaffRegistered Nurse Lead Home Health- Far South SuburbsShift:1stFull/Part Time:Full TimeLocation:17850 Kedzie AveHazel Crest, IL 60429Benefits Eligible:YesHours Per Week:40REGISTERED NURSE LEAD HOME HEALTHLOCATION: FAR SOUTH SUBURBSHOURS: DAYSMajor Responsibilities:Responsible for direct and in-direct patient care, (Clinical responsibilities vary based upon department specialty.)Responsible for daily team operations, staffing schedules and works to ensure overall work standards and goals are achieved.Under the direction of the department head, manages direct reportsxe2x80x99 orientation, training, and performance. Upholds clinic policies and serves as a role model by acting in a manner consistent with Behavior Expectations.Supports supervisor / manager in a variety of department / administrative functions as directed.Self DevelopmentLicensure:Nurse, Registered (RN)Education/Experience Required:xe2x80xa2 Graduate of an accredited healthcare program relating to hiring department, or one year experience in related medical department. xe2x80xa2 One year DMC associate, preferred. RN: xe2x80xa2 Graduated from an accredited School of Nursing. xe2x80xa2 Prefer 1 year of direct nursing experience.Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Required:xe2x80xa2 Demonstrated effective communication and interpersonal skills. xe2x80xa2 Good PC skills; basic keyboarding & typing skills. xe2x80xa2 Strong clinical competencies and skills; (Injections, vitals, etc.). xe2x80xa2 Demonstrated customer service skills. xe2x80xa2 Previous experience supporting, training and mentoring others. xe2x80xa2 Proven ability to use good judgment in stressful situations. xe2x80xa2 Ability to learn medical terminology; if applicable. xe2x80xa2 Demonstrated ability to prioritize tasks. xe2x80xa2 Knowledge of medical terminology. xe2x80xa2 Technical expertise that matches the skills required for the department/area. xe2x80xa2 Previous experience with EMR and/or scheduling systems a plus.Appropriate credentials, including license in State of Illinois, certification, registration, or specialized training as required by AAAHC and/or clinic to perform clinical duties; (ie; RN, ARRT, CMA, MA or specialty specific training). xe2x80xa2 CPR certification required upon hire or within 60 days of hire. xe2x80xa2 Additional certification/training required by some specialty departments: WIC: ACLS, PALS Cardiology: ACLS Oncology: OCN, Chemo-Bio Card Ophthalmology: Specialized Training Radiology: ACLS RN: xe2x80xa2 Current RN license in the State of Illinois. xe2x80xa2 CPR certification.Physicial Requirements and Working Conditions:xe2x80xa2 Ability to complete all required training. xe2x80xa2 Ability to pass pre-employment physical (and physical lift test, if required by department policy). xe2x80xa2 Able to rotate shifts and locations to ensure adequate coverage as needed.If position has direct patient care or direct patient contact the following lifting requirement supersedes any previous lifting requirement effective 06/01/2015. Ability to lift up to 35 pounds without assistance. For patient lifts of over 35 pounds, or when patient is unable to assist with the lift, patient handling equipment is expected to be used, with at least one other associate, when available. Unique patient lifting/movement situations will be assessed on a case-by-case basis.Addendum: RADIOLOGY In addition to general nursing requirements: Demonstrates ability to assist with specified procedures according to department guidelines, including but not limited to: -Takes patient history prior to CTs, inserts IVs, access/de-access mediports, perform hydration as ordered by providers -Assist providers during contrast reactions -Provide the diagnostic mammography and breast ultrasound patients with results -Provide patients with appropriate education related to mammography, breast surgery, self-breast exams, CT Lung Screening, smoking cessation, etc -Perform patients referred for CT Lung Cancer Screening to determine eligibility -Performs precertification/preauthorization on high end imaging exams and other types of proceduresThis job description indicates the general nature and level of work expected of the incumbent. It is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities required of the incumbent. Incumbent may be required to perform other related duties.Tracking PixelApply NowJoin our Talent NetworkShareNursingNursing at Advocate AuroraJobs like thisEmergency care TechChicago, ILRegistered Nurse-SCP 0.6 Rotating shiftsDowners Grove, ILRegistered Nurse-Med/Surg Oncology -0.9FTE 7 pm-7:30amDowners Grove, ILRegistered Nurse – CardiologyHazel Crest, ILAdvocate Aurora Health is committed to diversity and inclusion every single day and in everything we do. Diversity lives in the differences, great and small, that matter to us and make each of us unique xe2x80x93 from our age and the color of our skin, to our abilities and the things we believe in. We know that empowering our differences inspires creativity that leads to innovative solutions xe2x80x93 for our team members, consumers and communities. And because health care is built upon relationships, itxe2x80x99s important for the people we serve to be able to trust us to meet their unique needs. By cultivating an atmosphere of acceptance and compassion, we create a welcoming environment where our patients can heal, our team members can thrive and our business can grow. As a team member, working in a diverse setting allows you the chance to grow in ways that will broaden your perspective to deliver the best possible patient care.Advocate Aurora Health Job ID #R20944-1-1R.About Advocate Aurora HealthAdvocate Aurora Healthxe2x80x99s 22,000 nurses demonstrate our values of excellence, compassion and respect, collaborating to advance our stated purpose of helping people live well. To encourage you to be the best nurse you can, Advocate Aurora will provide support, tools and resources for orientation, education and professional development, in the care setting that is best for you. Your voice as a team member will be heard clearly whether youxe2x80x99re at one of our 10 Magnetxc2xae designated hospitals or more than 500 sites of care.xc2xa0Join our team and be inspired to chart a course for Advocate Aurora to become the best place in the nation for nurses to pursue their passion.BenefitsHoliday PayGuaranteed HoursContinuing Education401k retirement planPet insuranceWellness and fitness programsMileage reimbursementEmployee assistance programsMedical benefitsDental benefitsVision benefitsLife insuranceDiscount program

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