• Registered Nurse, Rheumatology Clinic - Full-Time Days

    Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 4 weeks ago(1/23/2020 1:26 PM)
    Job ID
    Full-Time Regular
    CBA Code
    NNU National Nurses United
  • Job Description

    Bring Your Passion to the Forefront:

    Nurse Associate - Clinic RN


    NNU Union Posting Dates: 1/13/2020 - 1/23/2020

    Area: Peds Rheumatology, Nurse Associate

    Shift: 40 hours per week (1.0 FTE) / Day shift / 8-hour shifts


    Nurse Associate Job Summary:

    The Nurse Associate is responsible for coordinating diagnostic and therapeutic regimens for a specified group of patients, and maintains cohesiveness between clinical research, physicians, and patients. The Nurse Associate coordinates physician activities with referring physicians, nursing staff, hospital administration, ancillary services, support services, insurance companies and other departments/sections and agencies as needed, and assists the physician with a wide range of activities necessary to manage clinical research programs. In addition, the Nurse Associate functions as a liaison between physicians, patients, and families, assists physicians with bedside procedures, and provides patient care the clinic with the physician as necessary.


    Nurse Associate Job Qualifications:

    • Must have experience working in a community health setting.
    • A Bachelor's degree in Nursing is required.
    • Must be an actively licensed Registered Nurse in the state of Illinois.
    • Must have a minimum of three years' experience working in a multi-specialty clinic setting as a Registered Nurse
    • Experience in a rheumatology setting highly preferred


    Nurse Associate Job Skills:

    • Strong interpersonal skills; ability to handle a wide variety of public contacts, including conflicts, with patience, tact, courtesy, and discretion.
    • Considerable skill in determining priorities, working independently, and making decisions.
    • Ability and willingness to cooperate with co-workers, supervisors, and physicians to do whatever needs to be done in order to serve the patient.
    • Flexibility to learn and incorporate new systems and processes.
    • Capable of handling responsibilities that are broad in scope, of substantial intricacy, and involve dealing with complex interrelationships.
    • May be required to exercise judgment in selecting the most pertinent guideline, to interpret precedents, to adapt standard practices in differing situations, and to recommend alternative actions in unprecedented situations.

    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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