Northwestern Memorial Healthcare Clinical Nurse - Emergency Department in Chicago, Illinois

This job was posted by : For more information, please see: job id-16679Professionally Engaged: Is a member of a professional organization or participates on a Northwestern Memorial committee or taskforce at the hospital-wide, departmental, or unit level. Demonstrates accountability and collaborative practice with co-workers, other disciplines, and departments. Assumes responsibility for continued professional growth and education reflecting knowledge and understanding of current nursing practice. Serves as a community mentor for team members. Serves as a preceptor for new team members. Participates in the peer feedback process by conducting a constructive assessment and evaluation of peer performance. Works collaboratively with all hospital services to accomplish daily work and maintain an environment of excellence. Participates in the development of policies, procedures and systems to support safe and effective care and advance nursing practice at NMH through the Shared Leadership Process. Assumes personal responsibility for meeting internal (i.e. Best People profile, ELMs, CPR, and health requirements) and external regulatory and accreditation requirements. Identifies opportunities for innovation and quality improvement; participates in innovation projects and the quality improvement process, including unit based quality committees. Demonstrates accountability to Northwestern Memorial strategic, operational and fiscal goals. Exemplifies a professional image in appearance and communications. Maintains and advances the professional image of nursing and the practice of professional nursing through an ongoing analysis of resources. Professional Organizations, literature, electronic resources, etc. AA/EOERequired:Graduate of an NLN accredited school/college of nursing .Baccalaureate degree in Nursing or higher.Current State of Illinois, Registered Professional Nurse license.Basic Life Support (BLS) CPR through American Heart Association.Analytic ability (conceptual and quantitative).Oral, listening and written communication skills.Strong human relation skills to interact effectively and collaborate with others in difficult situations.Use of a keyboard to enter or retrieve data.Desired:Experience in specific clinical area.Nursing specialty certification, if eligible.Northwestern Medicine is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in hiring or employment on the basis of age, sex, race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, veteran status, disability or sexual orientation.For more details see online:URL