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Rush University Medical Center Registered Nurse 1 in Chicago, Illinois

Job Title:

Registered Nurse 1

Department:

14 East Tower - Bone Marrow Transplant

Shift:

3rd

Full/Part:

Active Regular FT (72 to 80 hours per pay period)

Specialty:

Bone Marrow Transplant

Job Number:

2021-4515

Job Description:

Registered Nurse 1 - 14 East Tower - Bone Marrow Transplant Unit

Are you a Registered Nurse looking to join a dynamic team working on a Hem/Onc - BMT UNIT?

New Grads are welcomed to apply

Position Highlights:

  • Opportunity to provide nursing care to Bone Marrow Transplant patients

  • Staff nursing opportunities to participate in research, teaching and other activities for professional development.

  • Full time, fully benefitted

  • Nights - 12 hour shifts

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)

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.

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.

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