Nurse Pract, EHV

Nurse Pract, EHV

Elmhurst Memorial Healthcare | Sandwich, IL, 60548, US
Salary Range:$45,000 – $71,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 6 days ago

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GENERAL SUMMARY: The Advanced Practice Nurse (APN) works within a collaborative practice agreement to provide advanced nursing care for patients in the acute care setting.# In collaboration with the physician and other health care team members, the APN plans and coordinates care to achieve optimal patient outcomes.# As a clinical expert, the APN implements individualized treatment plans, evaluates outcomes, modifies treatment plans as needed, coordinates care for complex patients, provides patient education, and facilitates discharge planning for Edward Medical Group patients # KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED: 1.#### Requires a Master#s degree in nursing (MSN of MS).# Previous experience as an Advanced Practice Nurse preferred.# Certification in area of specialty required.########################################################################### 2.#### Current State of Illinois Registered Nurse license, current State of Illinois Advance Practice Nurse license and a collaborative practice agreement required.# Current CPR Certification issued by either the American Heart Association or Red Cross required. 3.#### A relatively high level of analytical ability is required.# Incumbents must collect, analyze, and interpret data in order to solve problems requiring a professional level of knowledge in a specific discipline and/or design relatively complex clinical or administrative systems and programs. 4.###### A relatively high level of communication skills is required in order to effectively communicate with all health care team members. 5.###### Work generally consists of activities, projects, or assignments where there is considerable decision-making authority regarding procedures, plans and schedules. 6.###### Work requires the ability to walk or stand for an hour or more at a time, lift or carry object weighing more than 20 pounds and lifting or positioning patients, the ability to proofread and check documents for errors, use a keyboard to enter, retrieve or transform words or data, and closely examine specimens, images, or reports. 7.###### Work conditions including performing unpleasant laboratory or patient care duties, working with equipment, or performing procedures where carelessness would probably result in minor cuts, bruises or muscle strains. # Why join Edward-Elmhurst? Edward-Elmhurst Health includes three hospitals # Edward Hospital, Elmhurst Hospital, and Linden Oaks Behavioral Health # and an extensive ambulatory care network that provides comprehensive healthcare to residents of the west and southwest suburbs of Chicago. ##Edward-Elmhurst Health provides comprehensive healthcare at over 100 locations in the suburbs of Chicago. #Our success has always been # and always will be # driven by our most talented, reliable, compassionate and skilled people, who genuinely believe in delivering top quality care to our patients and their families. At Edward-Elmhurst Health, you will also experience a vibrant culture and an atmosphere of nurturing support and leadership. Be DRIVEN to join our over 8,000 employees, 1,700 staff physicians and 1,800 volunteers who want to provide safe, seamless and personalized care every day for our patients, our families and our communities. Healthy D.R.I.V.E.N. values Determination: A passionate pursuit of continuous improvement Respect: A belief that everyone should be treated with dignity#our patients, their families and each other Integrity: A firm commitment to always doing the right thing Vision: A forward-focused mindset that emphasizes collaboration and innovation Excellence: A steadfast focus on delivering safe, highly reliable care to ensure a distinctively high quality, patient-centered experience Nurturing: A dedication to providing hope, encouragement, empathy and compassion Benefits offered by Edward-Elmhurst Health include: Medical, dental, and vision 401K Tuition reimbursement PTO Fitness center membership Plus many other employee perks

GENERAL SUMMARY:

The Advanced Practice Nurse (APN) works within a collaborative practice agreement to provide advanced nursing care for patients in the acute care setting. In collaboration with the physician and other health care team members, the APN plans and coordinates care to achieve optimal patient outcomes. As a clinical expert, the APN implements individualized treatment plans, evaluates outcomes, modifies treatment plans as needed, coordinates care for complex patients, provides patient education, and facilitates discharge planning for Edward Medical Group patients

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:

1. Requires a Master's degree in nursing (MSN of MS). Previous experience as an Advanced Practice Nurse preferred. Certification in area of specialty required.

2. Current State of Illinois Registered Nurse license, current State of Illinois Advance Practice Nurse license and a collaborative practice agreement required. Current CPR Certification issued by either the American Heart Association or Red Cross required.

3. A relatively high level of analytical ability is required. Incumbents must collect, analyze, and interpret data in order to solve problems requiring a professional level of knowledge in a specific discipline and/or design relatively complex clinical or administrative systems and programs.

4. A relatively high level of communication skills is required in order to effectively communicate with all health care team members.

5. Work generally consists of activities, projects, or assignments where there is considerable decision-making authority regarding procedures, plans and schedules.

6. Work requires the ability to walk or stand for an hour or more at a time, lift or carry object weighing more than 20 pounds and lifting or positioning patients, the ability to proofread and check documents for errors, use a keyboard to enter, retrieve or transform words or data, and closely examine specimens, images, or reports.

7. Work conditions including performing unpleasant laboratory or patient care duties, working with equipment, or performing procedures where carelessness would probably result in minor cuts, bruises or muscle strains.

Why join Edward-Elmhurst?

* Edward-Elmhurst Health includes three hospitals - Edward Hospital, Elmhurst Hospital, and Linden Oaks Behavioral Health - and an extensive ambulatory care network that provides comprehensive healthcare to residents of the west and southwest suburbs of Chicago. Edward-Elmhurst Health provides comprehensive healthcare at over 100 locations in the suburbs of Chicago. Our success has always been - and always will be - driven by our most talented, reliable, compassionate and skilled people, who genuinely believe in delivering top quality care to our patients and their families. At Edward-Elmhurst Health, you will also experience a vibrant culture and an atmosphere of nurturing support and leadership.

Be DRIVEN to join our over 8,000 employees, 1,700 staff physicians and 1,800 volunteers who want to provide safe, seamless and personalized care every day for our patients, our families and our communities.

Healthy D.R.I.V.E.N. values

* Determination: A passionate pursuit of continuous improvement
* Respect: A belief that everyone should be treated with dignity-our patients, their families and each other
* Integrity: A firm commitment to always doing the right thing
* Vision: A forward-focused mindset that emphasizes collaboration and innovation
* Excellence: A steadfast focus on delivering safe, highly reliable care to ensure a distinctively high quality, patient-centered experience
* Nurturing: A dedication to providing hope, encouragement, empathy and compassion

Benefits offered by Edward-Elmhurst Health include:

* Medical, dental, and vision
* 401K
* Tuition reimbursement
* PTO
* Fitness center membership
* Plus many other employee perks