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Rush University Medical Center Registered Nurse 2 - Bone Marrow Transplant Unit (Nights) in Chicago, Illinois

Job Title:

Registered Nurse 2 - Bone Marrow Transplant Unit (Nights)

Department:

Shift:

3rd

Full/Part:

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

Specialty:

Job Number:

2021-1683

Job Description:

Registered Nurse 2 - 14 East Tower - Bone Marrow Transplant Unit

Are you an experienced RN looking to join a dynamic team working on a bone marrow transplant unit? If so, here is your opportunity!

Position Highlights:

  • Opportunity to provide nursing care to Bone Marrow Transplant patients

  • Supportive leadership and staff; preceptor orientation provided.

  • Consult with other members of the health care team when the need for assistance is identified.

  • The RN II exemplifies the Rush mission, vision and values and acts in accordance with Rush policies and procedures.

  • Full time Nights - 12 hr shifts

Position Responsibilities:

  • The RN II is a competent nurse who has mastered technical skills.

  • The RN II identifies patterns of patient responses and can use past experiences to implement solutions for current situations.

  • The RN II exemplifies the Rush mission, vision and values and acts in accordance with Rush policies and procedures

  • 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 State of Illinois Registered Nurse Licensure.

  • BSN ( or higher ) required.

  • Current CPR certification required. ( American Heart Association or American Red Cross)

  • At least 1-2 years of RN experience in an acute care hospital setting required.

  • Previous experience with Oncology patients required.

  • Chemotherapy certification strongly preferred

Company Highlights:

  • Ranked among the top academic medical centers in the country, Rush University Medical Center is an outstanding place to enhance your career. Everything we do centers on one goal: improving patient care.

  • 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.

  • Rush was ranked #1 Best Hospital in Illinois for Nurses in 2017 by Nurse.org.

  • Leading academic medical center, acute care hospital w/ 664 licensed beds.

  • Rush offers a competitive salary, and valuable healthy living benefits including: health, dental and vision to help you maintain and improve your health. Rush also offers several ways to invest in your future.

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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