Staff Nurse - PACU (Post Anesthesia Care Unit ) / Recovery Room
Northwestern Memorial Hospital - Chicago, IL

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The following information in red applies only to Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Northwestern Memorial Physician Group applicants for staff level positions.

As part of completing the application process, you will be required to complete an online-assessment which will be sent to your e-mail following the submission of your resume. This questionnaire should take you approximately 45 minutes to 1 hour to complete. Please note that your application will not be considered until there is a finalized assessment on file. If you have previously taken this assessment, you will not be required to take it again. We appreciate your interest in Northwestern Memorial HealthCare.

Northwestern Lake Forest applicants will not be required to take the assessment at this time.

Must be able to commit to work Full-Time, Three 12 hour shifts + on-call requirement of 3 weekend shifts every 6 week schedule (subject to change)

1st and second shifts available

QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED: Minimum of 2 yrs current ICU RN work experience, no new grads. Prefer PACU RN work experience. Requires ability to work staggered shifts, fulfill on-call commitment and to be flexible as shifts are scheduled according to dept staffing needs. CCRN and or CPAN certification preferred.

Day shift - earliest start time: 6:30am

PM shift - latest start time: 10am

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Directs patient care provided by support personnel for a specific shift. Identifies changes in patient's physiological condition. Communicates patient's status to multi-disciplinary team members. Communicates directly with patients and families about nursing care. Provides clinical interventions to meet patient's needs. Documents nursing process. Assimilates information from multiple sources and implements appropriate action plan to provide safe, quality care. Assures safety and security of patients, significant others, and staff. AA/EO

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