• Registered Nurse EP-GI - Days (4x10s)

    Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 1 month ago(12/3/2018 2:56 PM)
    Job ID
    2018-13980
    Benefits Eligible
    Yes
    Shift
    Day
    Type
    Full-Time Regular
    CBA Code
    NNU National Nurses United
    Union Bid Open Date
    11/29/2018
    Union Bid End Date
    12/8/2018
  • Job Description

    Registered Nurse, EP-GI Procedures Department, Full-time, Days (4 x 10-hour shifts), University of Chicago Medicine, Hyde Park, Illinois

     

    We're hiring a Registered Nurse for the EP-GI Procedures Department at the University of Chicago Medical Center in Hyde Park, Illinois!

     

    NNU Bid Dates: 11/29/2018-12/8/2018

     

    Under the direction of an Attending Physician or a licensed independent practitioner, the Registered Nurse in EP-GI Procedures provides technically complex and high risk nursing care services to patients which may include one or more of the following categories: sedation, intravenous infusions and complex procedures. In this role, you will assist in pre and post patient assessment and patient care, patient and family teaching, preparing, circulating and hemodynamic monitoring during the invasive procedures. This individual is able to demonstrate clinical expertise in working with electrophysiology patients during invasive diagnostic and interventional electrophysiology and device implantation procedures.

     

    A Registered Nurse in EP-GI uses nursing knowledge to anticipate and plan for patient care needs. This individual understands and applies safety principles, and serves as a resource to other healthcare personnel on patient care. The RN knows the potential risks and complications from specialty EP procedures and can assist in the initial treatment of adverse effects in their area of expertise.

     

    This RN will have basic working understanding of all mapping equipment to set-up and troubleshoot problems. You will have the ability to prepare sterile fields per UCMC guidelines and be able to prep and sterilely drape patients for all performed EP procedures.

     

     

    Required Qualifications

    • RN Required; Bachelor of Science in Nursing required.
    • Minimum experience to 1 year ICU experience mandatory, 2 years EP or OR experience preferred

     

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Experience working in a research environment.
    • One additional certification in area specialty

     

    Required Licenses/Certifications

    • Currently licensed as a registered professional nurse in the State of Illinois
    • Current CPR, ACLS, and/or PALS Certifications

    Why Join Us

    We’ve been at the forefront of medicine since 1899. We provide superior healthcare with compassion, always mindful that each patient is a person, an individual. To accomplish this, we need employees with passion, talent and commitment… with patients and with each other. We’re in this together: working to advance medical innovation, serve the health needs of the community, and move our collective knowledge forward. If you’d like to add enriching human life to your profile, The University of Chicago Medicine is for you. Here at the forefront, we’re doing work that really matters. Join us. Bring your passion.

     

    Bring your career to the next level at a hospital that is thriving; from patient satisfaction to employee engagement, we are at the Forefront of Medicine. Take advantage of all we have to offer and #BringYourPassiontotheForefront

     

    University of Chicago Medicine is growing; discover how you can be a part of this pursuit of excellence at: www.uchospitals.edu/jobs

     

    The University of Chicago Medical Center is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, civil union status, parental status, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status and other legally protected characteristics.

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