Position type: PRN
Date Created: 4-10-19
Job Description: A staff nurse is an RN who is responsible for nursing and supportive care to all patients that come to the Emergency Department. Must be confident leader who can accept the challenge and high degree of responsibility entailed in the position. The nurse must have excellent judgmentand be able to prioritize decisions and act quickly in the best interest of the patient. Must be self-disciplined, able to develop patient rapport, interview hostile patients and recognize and utilize communication unique to diverse multicultural groups and ages within those groups. Must be able to function independently at an optimum level in an environment that can change at a moments notice.
Qualifications: Valid RN licensure by the State of Illinois. Current BLS, ACLS, PALS certification required.
ECRN and TNCC within one year of emplyment. Prior Emergency Department experience preferred. Computer experience required.