Illinois Valley Comm Hospital RN - ICU (206) in Peru, Illinois
Category: Registered Nurse
Department: Intensive Care Unit
Status: Full-time / 36 hours per week (0.9 FTE)
Schedule: Days & Afternoons
A licensed professional nurse must be able to meet the needs of patients of all ages physically, socially and emotionally; must be able to accept responsibility for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating nursing care for patients in the intensive care setting; responsible for own personal and professional growth.
Education / Experience: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing; completion of an associates degree level RN or higher; ICU experience required; BSN not required but preferred
Licensure / Certification: Registered Professional Nurse licensed to practice in the State of Illinois; current CPR certification; Certification in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) within six months of hire; Certificate in Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) within one year of hire.
Other Knowledge / Skills: Basic computer skills; good interpersonal communication skills; ability to function independently; ability to use proper body mechanics when lifting, pushing, or pulling; motor coordination to work with equipment; ability to understand oral and written instructions.