Staff Nurse - Pelvic Floor and Bladder Svcs
Company: Northwest Community Healthcare
Location: Arlington Heights
Posted on: June 8, 2021
Shift: Full time, Days and Evenings, Weekend as needed
Reporting to a Clinical Director or other designated manager,
the Staff Nurse assumes responsibility for the complete nursing
process in the delivery of patient care, which includes assessment,
planning, implementation, and evaluation of patient outcomes from a
patient's admission through discharge. Revises plans of care as
indicated. These activities are accomplished through a
multidisciplinary team approach as appropriate for his/her
specialty of practice. This job description was developed in
accordance with the Illinois Nurse Practice Act and the ANA Scope
and Standards of Practice.
Utilizes the nursing process to provide coordinated patient care
in order to achieve desired outcomes as an active member of a
Coordinates and provides holistic care based on the patient's
individual needs in concert with the patient's family and/or
Supports and interprets hospital and nursing department
philosophies, objectives, policies, and procedures and applies them
to all aspects of patient care. Maintains practice standards as
established by hospital and regulatory bodies.
Delegates patient care activities as appropriate.
Participates in quality measurement and improvement
Maintains physician relationships that demonstrate mutual
respect, trust, and open dialogue for the provision of quality
Maintains peer relationships that demonstrate support,
collaboration, and goal-directed interaction.
Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to assess,
treat, and provide care appropriate to the age(s) of the patients
served on his or her assigned unit. Maintains clinical competencies
as established by areas of practice.
Demonstrates professional attitude in nursing through dress,
conduct, educational growth, provision of patient care, and by
positively affirming nursing as a valued career.
Utilizes supplies and equipment in the provision of patient care
in a manner, which assures quality, cost effective patient
Maintains relationships with other departments' staffs in order
to provide optimal patient care through achieving respect and
Attends all mandatory inservice education programs as required
by the area of service.
Adheres to departmental and hospital safety standards in order
to maintain a clean, safe patient care and working environment.
Adheres to the hospital's guest relations policy.
The level of knowledge normally acquired through the completion
of an A.D., diploma, or BSN Program from an accredited school of
Current licensure to practice nursing in the State of
Current CPR certification from American Heart Association.
The analytical skills necessary to assess a patient's condition
and utilize the nursing process and professional judgment in
providing comprehensive care.
The interpersonal skills necessary to constantly interact with
patients, families, medical personnel, and other members of the
health care team.
- The ability to perform effectively and efficiently under the
pressure of stressful emergency situations.
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