Department: Emergency Department
Status: PRN - As Needed
The applicant for this position must have the ability to triage and provide appropriate assessment/treatment for all levels of acuity, ages, disabilities and stages of development. Asses patients for signs and symptoms of abuse/neglect and refers to appropriate personnel and/or community agencies. The applicant must be able to handle crisis situations in a timely and professional manner. Occasionally will be subjected to work irregular hours as need demands.
Applicants for this position must be a graduate of an Accredited School of Professional Nursing, possess a current Illinois RN License. ACLS and TNCC required or must be willing to obtain within one year. Previous experience of one year in Medical/Surgical or Emergency/Critical Care preferred. Applicant must be able to meet hospital standards for physical requirements.