Ascension Health Surgery Recovery Room RN in La Grange, Illinois

Job ID: 249593

Surgery Recovery Room RN

La Grange, Illinois

Regular

Additional Job Information

Title: RN Clinical II RR/GI/DS

City, State: La Grange,IL

Location: ALMH

Department: Surgery Recovery Room 001

Additional Job Details: Part-Time,Night, 20 hours,Weekly

About Us

AMITA Health ( www.AMITAhealth.org ) is a joint operating company formed by Adventist Midwest Health, part of the Adventist Health System in Altamonte Springs, FL., and Alexian Brothers Health System, a subsidiary of St. Louis-based Ascension. Headquartered in Arlington Heights, IL, AMITA Health is the third largest health system in the state with more than 12,000 associates committed to delivering the most efficient, highest quality, faith-based care at nine acute and specialty care hospitals and at more than 80 ambulatory/clinic locations. AMITA Health has an extensive provider network of more than 3,000 hospital-affiliated physicians and the AMITA Health Medical Group consists of over 500 multi-specialty employed physicians and associate practitioners, ranking it among the largest regional medical groups. AMITA Health’s mission is to extend the healing ministry of Jesus by respecting the faith traditions of the many individuals and families we have been called to serve across suburban Chicago.

Job Description

Job Summary:

Delivers professional nursing care in the preoperative setting to patients undergoing surgical or other invasive procedures.

Responsibilities:

  • Assesses that the preop checklist is complete.

  • Provides medications as ordered and is responsible for assessing and managing the patient's pain after administration according to compliance standards.

  • Assesses for possible complications after medication administration, may include but not limited to medication reaction, nausea, airway complications, hemodynamic instability.

  • Assesses for elimination needs and any other needs the patient might have while waiting for surgery.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the Illinois Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • Diploma

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing required Bachelor's of Science in Nursing (BSN) preferred For the Hinsdale and La Grange locations, must have BSN within three years of hire date

Work Experience:

  • Two to four years of clinical nurse experience preferred.

How To Apply

How to Apply

If you have any questions about the application process or require a reasonable accommodation to complete the application, please contact Candidate Care at 855-778-6037 between the hours of 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. CST, M-F.

Equal Employment Opportunity

AMITA Health will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.