Rush University Medical Center  Registered Nurse 2- 13 W Tower-Gen Surg - Rotating 12 hr shifts in Chicago, Illinois

Job Title: Registered Nurse 2- 13 W Tower-Gen Surg - Rotating 12 hr shifts

Department:

Shift: 4th (Rotating)

Full/Part: Active Regular FT (72 to 80 hours per pay period)

Specialty: Medical-Surgical Nursing

Job Number: 2018-3678

Job Description:

Registered Nurse 2 – 13 West Tower – General Surgery

Are you an experienced RN, passionate about bringing your expertise to an acute General Surgical unit? If so, you might be the right candidate for our RN position on 13 West Tower .

Position Highlights:

  • 13 West Tower is an acute general surgical/oncology /telemetry unit

  • The surgical population is distributed among general surgery, gynecology, otolaryngology and urology.

  • Rotating 12 hour shift

  • Supportive leadership and staff; preceptor orientation provided

  • Staff nursing opportunities to participate in research, teaching and other activities for professional development.

  • Special attention to keeping staff abreast of the changing technologies in the area of laparoscopic surgery

Position Responsibilities:

  • Opportunity to provide expert nursing care to a stimulating variety of surgical patients

Position Qualifications Include:

  • Current State of Illinois Registered Nurse Licensure required.

  • Bachelors of Science in Nursing (or higher) required.

  • 1-2 years of acute care hospital nursing experience required.

  • Current CPR-BLS required ( American Heart Association or American Red Cross only)

  • Previous experience working with surgical patients preferred.

Company Highlights:

  • Ranked among the top academic medical centers in the country, Rush University Medical Center is an outstanding place to enhance your career. Everything we do centers on one goal: improving patient care.

  • Rush University Medical Center is a four-time Magnet® facility, the highest recognition given for nursing excellence. Rush was also the first hospital in Illinois serving adults and children to receive Magnet status.

  • Rush was ranked #1 Best Hospital in Illinois for Nurses in 2017 by Nurse.org.

  • Leading academic medical center, acute care hospital w/ 664 licensed beds.

  • Ranked among the top 20 “Best Places to Work” by Indeed.

Rush is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.