Responsible for delegation, supervision, and provision of nursing care for a designated group of patients through utilization of the nursing process. Provides age-appropriate care. Participates in research when appropriate and incorporates research findings into evidence-based clinical practice. Contributes to quality improvement processes. Adheres to MMC Mission, Vision, and Values, the Nursing Division Mission, Vision, and Philosophy, the ANA Code of Ethics and the Illinois Nursing Act.
* Licensed as RN in State of Illinois. BSN preferred.
* Current BLS/CPR certification per policy.
* Must be able to position and/or transfer an average adult patient and possess gross coordination sufficient to perform other patient care duties as required. Must be able to withstand prolonged periods of standing. Must be able to perform difficult manipulative skills such as IV insertion and IM injections.
* Environmental working conditions include exposure to blood, bodily fluids and tissue, contagious diseases and/or radioactive or other potentially hazardous materials.
The following units may have open positions, but placement will be determined based on candidate interest and hiring needs. These are not float positions.
2B: General surgical unit with specialties of ENT, including tracheostomy, , trauma, complex hernia repair and general surgery patients.
2G: General surgical unit with subspecialties of plastics with neuro-vascular monitoring, colorectal, and bariatric surgical patients. Many IVs, use of specialty beds, medication administration, and wound care.
3G: General medical/surgical unit to support OR suites. This unit has all private rooms and is also a bariatric-friendly environment. Many opportunities for dressing changes, central line care, a variety of drainage tubes, PCAs, nursing treatments and medication administration.
7A: Gynecology/Pediatrics/Medical Surgical. This is a gynecology surgical unit that also admits general pediatric patients and provides overflow for maternal child couplets. AMNHC
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Job Location Springfield, Illinois, United States Position Type Full-Time/Regular
Hours of Work
Every other weekend
Exempt or Non-Exempt