Under the direct supervision through the intermediate supervisors, the applicant will provide general nursing care and leadership while working collaboratively with physicians and other multidisciplinary team members. Applicant will educate individuals and families in health promotion and disease prevention and provide instruction in general health care and treatment to assigned patients. Additionally, will promote and restore patient’s health as they provide, delegate, evaluate and coordinate comprehensive professional nursing care using the nursing process for patients of all ages, genders, cultures, and backgrounds while providing physical and psycho-social support to patients, friends and families. Will spend some time and activity in Primary Care. Candidate will be scheduled to work Monday, Thursday 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m., Friday 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. (NBO). Tuesday and Wednesday 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. (EBO).
LPN: High School Diploma or equivalent. Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) certification by the State of Illinois or reciprocal State required. Staff Nurse II: Accredited Diploma or Associates degree in Nursing and be a Registered Nurse (RN) by the State of Illinois or reciprocal State required.Staff Nurse III: Accredited Bachelor’s degree in Nursing and be a Registered Nurse (RN) by the State of Illinois or reciprocal State required.Verification of U.S. citizenship or employment eligibility. Must possess a valid Illinois Driver’s License and minimum auto liability insurance.Attend all 7:00 a.m. Behavioral Health Morbidity and Mortality monthly meetings, acquisition of prior authorizations and DCFS consents as needed.DESIRED: Behavioral Health Experience. Bilingual in Spanish.
Will County Health Department 501 Ella Avenue Joliet, IL 60433 (815)727-8822 FAX (815) 727-8526
NOT LATER THAN: 08/28/2020 DATE POSTED: 08/18/2020 (INTERNAL CANDIDATES HAVE 10 DAYS TO APPLY)
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