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Tele-ICU RN, PRN, Bolingbrook

Date: Sep 11, 2019

Requisition ID: 67760

Ministry:  Corporate (LRHC and LPH)

Location: Bolingbrook Corporate

Location Address:
1000 Remington Boulevard, Bolingbrook, IL  60440-5114 United States (US)

 

   

Department: 20345010 TeleICU Operations 

Daily Hours: 12
Standard Hours: 0
Employment Status: PRN / Registry 
Employment Type: Regular 
Shift: Night
FLSA: N

 

Summary:

 

The Enhanced Intensive Care Unit (eICU) Center Registered Nurse functions as a member of a collaborative care team. Provides tele-nursing care to a diverse population of critically ill adults across multiple Intensive Care Units (ICUs) at various hospitals in the Presence Health system. Focuses on prevention and evidence-based care through patient advocacy, clinical decision support and proactive, continuous monitoring.

 

Duties & Responsibilities:

 

  • Collects and analyzes patient and family data for the purpose of assessment, diagnosis, and management. Efficiently assembles a focused assessment of physiological, psychological and medical record data.

 

  • Uses critical thinking skills and critical care knowledge in diagnosing clinical problems and in defining interventions. Re-evaluates prior diagnoses and care plans at appropriate intervals in accordance with expected individual patient outcomes. Prioritizes clinical problems accurately and in a timely manner.

 

  • Uses VISICU’s clinical decision tool, The Source, in determining evidence-based practices for clinical problems.

 

  • Responds to routine, urgent and emergent patient problems appropriately by demonstrating effective decision-making.  Provides follow-up to ensure problem resolution.

 

  • Advocates needs and wishes of patients and family with regard to health care. Formulates and articulates concise and comprehensive assessments of real or potential patient problems to the Intensivist.
     
     

Education and/or Experience:

                                                           

  • Graduate of an accredited nursing program required.
  • Five years of recent experience as a staff nurse in the specialty field of adult critical care required.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Nursing preferred.

                                                           

 

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:

 

  • Registered Nurse with a current Illinois License required.
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required.
  • Critical Care Registered Nurse required within two years of hire.
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification preferred.

 

Business Unit: Corporate (LRHC and LPH)
Department Name: TeleICU Operations

Job Function: Nursing 


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