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Special Procedures Nurse – Interventional Radiology, Job, Full-time, Day Shift (4 x 10-hour shifts with on-call and weekend requirements), University of Chicago Medicine, Hyde Park, Illinois
Union dates: 5/19/20-5/25/20
We're hiring a Special Procedures Nurse in Interventional Radiology at the University of Chicago Medical Center in Hyde Park, Illinois.
As a Special Procedures Nurse in Interventional Radiology, and under the direction of an Attending Physician or a licensed independent practitioner, you will provide technically complex and high risk nursing care services to patients which may include one or more of the following categories: sedation, intravenous infusions, complex procedures, e.g., lumbar puncture, cardiac catheterization. This may also include specialized monitoring during procedure and recovery phase. You may have Charge Nurse responsibility for your assigned unit.
Special Procedures Nurse Required Qualifications:
- RN Required; Bachelor of Science in Nursing
- 1-2 years ICU experience is required
Special Procedures Nurse Preferred Qualifications:
- 2 to 3 years of recent Critical Care/ Emergency room nursing experience
- One additional certification in area specialty
- Certified Radiology Nursing is preferred and or Sedation Certification a plus
- ED experience a plus
Special Procedures Nurse Required License and Certifications:
- Currently licensed as a registered professional nurse in the State of Illinois
- Current ACLS, BLS-CPR required
- PALS Certification must be obtained in the first 6 months if not held already
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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