RN BroMenn Cardiac Cath Lab in Normal, IL at Carle Health System

Date Posted: 4/2/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Position Summary:

Using evidence-based practice, clinical decision making, compassion and skilled dialogue, the registered nurse leads

efforts to create the safest patient environment and the best patient experience. The nurse delivers and coordinates

patient-centered care across the continuum to support the successful transition of patients to other healthcare delivery

systems or their home communities. The registered nurse is responsible for providing and coordinating comprehensive

patient care through the appropriate utilization of assessment, diagnosis, planning, implementation and evaluation, in

accordance with established standards, policies and procedures.

Qualifications:

  • Graduate from an accredited school of nursing
  • ADN acceptable with agreement to enroll in BSN completion program within two years of hire date and to be completed within five years of hire date.

 CERTIFICATION  

  • Current Illinois RN license
  • Current CPR
  • Certifications/education required for the nursing specialty

SKILLS

  • Good communication skills
  • Good computer skills
  • Good time management and organizational skills
  • Familiarity with patient care equipment

LIFTING REQUIREMENTS

  • Ability to lift up to 35 pounds without assistance. For patient lifts of over 35 pounds, or when patient is unable to assist with the lift, patient handling equipment is expected to be used, with at least one other associate, when available. Unique patient lifting/movement situations will be assessed on a case-by-case basis.

Essential Functions:

  • Ability to work weekends, holidays, and different shifts in order to accommodate staffing Certain positions may need to take call Ability to transport objects, patients, and equipment Ability to respond quickly to patient needs and work at fast pace Work environment includes probability of exposure to adverse, hazardous, or unpleasant conditions while caring for the sick Ability to assist in evacuation of patients in the event of a fire or other disaster Routinely works with potentially infectious specimens and patients Ability to respond to patients in a timely manner and access all areas of the unit.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.