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Clinical Nurse - Emergency Department, Part-time, Evenings

Northwestern Medicine
City: 
DeKalb
State: 
Illinois
Employment type: 
Part Time
Required degree level: 
Other
Remote Position: 
No

The Registered Nurse performs established procedures in accordance with hospital and the department of patient care services philosophy, policies, and standards. Care is provided with consideration to developmental needs and abilities. The RN uses the nursing process to ensure the delivery of high-quality evidence-based nursing care to the patient and family, based upon knowledge and experience as defined by:
Illinois Nurse Practice Act
Patient's Bill of Rights
Policies and procedures established by the Patient Care Services
The Standards of Nursing Practice published by The American Nurses Association and/or nationally recognized nursing or health-care specialty organizations
Professional Conduct Standards (ANA Code of Ethics, 2001)

  • Graduate of an accredited school of Professional Nursing
  • BSN Preferred
  • Associate Degree RN's must enroll in an accredited Bachelors of Science (BSN) Completion Program within 90 days of your employment start date. You will have three years from your employment start date to complete your degree.
  • RN License in the State of Illinois in good standing
  • BLS Certification Required
  • One year of relevant experience preferred
  • Previous Emergency Department or Critical Care RN experience strongly preferred
  • Required within 6 months of employment
    • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
  • Required within one year of employment
    • Advanced Pediatric Course(PALS or ENPC)
    • Advanced Trauma Course (TNCC or TNS)
    • Aggressive Behavioral Training (ABT)
    • Emergency Communications Registered Nurse (ECRN)
  • Certification in Emergency Nursing (CEN) after a minimum of 2 years' experience

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