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Aprn-Nurse Practitioner Trauma Surgery

Park Ridge, Illinois
20 Sep 2022

 Advocate Aurora Health is committed to advancing Health Care's goal of building lifelong relationships with patients by delivering the best health outcomes and highest level of service through an integrated approach to care and wellness.  We are dedicated to creating a future where APCs can flourish in a supportive environment with access to necessary resources and pathways to share feedback to jointly grow our shared practice.

Advocate Lutheran General Hospital is hiring a full time Advanced Practice Registered Nurse to join the Trauma Surgery Team

  • Inpatient with six hours a week dedicated to the outpatient clinic
  • Manage floor patients with traumatic injuries
  • Respond to resuscitation events
  • Arterial line placement and wound debridement
  • Interpret and manage ABGs and EKGs
  • 12 hour shifts
  • Excellent benefits and CME allowance

Position Requirements: Masters of Nursing Degree as APRN~CNP 2 years RN experience preferred1 year APRN~CNP experience in the relevant setting preferred Well~developed interpersonal and communication skills. Proficiency with an Electronic Medical Record National certification as a CNP from an accredited body. Current Illinois APRN License Current Illinois Registered Nurse license. Current Illinois Controlled Substance License within 6 months of hire Eligible for DEA registration Possession of a current DEA Registration within six months of hire and may vary based on practice site. Current BLS Certification Current PALS/ACLS certification may vary based on practice site Travel may be required Ability to work varying hours and shifts to meet the needs of Advocate Health Care. This may include on call coverage ~Ability to work under stressful conditions and in difficult situations. Able to respond quickly to patient needs and work at a fast pace ~Routinely works with potentially infectious specimens and patients. Work environment includes probability of exposure to adverse hazardous or unpleasant conditions while caring for the sick This position can recognize needs and behaviors of a variety of patient age groups i.e. understand child growth and development normal patterns of adolescent behavior and looks for signs of normal agingAbility to lift up to 35 pounds without assistance. For patient lifts of over 35 pounds or when patient is unable to assist with the lift patient handling equipment is expected to be used with at least one other associate when available. Unique patient lifting/movement situations will be assessed on a case~by~case basis.Purpose: The APRN~Certified Nurse Practitioner (CNP) reflects the mission vision and values of Advocate Health Care and adheres to the organization s Code of Ethics and Corporate Compliance Program and complies with all relevant policies procedures guidelines and other regulatory and accreditation standards.

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  • Job Reference: 717219548-2
  • Date Posted: 20 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Advocate Aurora Health
  • Location: Park Ridge, Illinois
  • Salary: On Application