PLEASE BE ADVISED that this position is covered by the collective bargaining agreement between Cook County and the National Nurses Organizing Committee. Pursuant to the collective bargaining agreement, Cook County will exhaust internal eligible applicants prior to considering external applicants. Cook County is assembling a list of qualified candidates for this position that will be considered should the position not be filled with internal eligible applicants.
LOCATION: JOHN H. STROGER HOSPITAL / MATERNAL CHILD - PEDIATRICS ICU
SHIFT: 3:00 PM - 11:30 PM
The Clinical Nurse II is a professional registered nurse who is responsible and accountable for the overall management of patient care on a specific shift as well as maintaining comprehensive knowledge of patient's condition. Provides safe, effective, and individualized emergency nursing care using the nursing process. Performance of these duties requires skills, working relationships, setting priorities, and demonstrated knowledge of standard operating policies and procedures.
Must be licensed as a professional registered nurse in the State of Illinois.
Must possess a current Basic Life Support Card (BLS).
Must possess a current Advanced Cardiac Life Support card (ACLS). (Must provide card at time of interview).
Must possess a current Pediatric Advanced Life Support card (PALS). (Must provide proof at time of interview).
A minimum of one (1) year Pediatric ICU (PICU) nursing experience in an acute care setting is required.
Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing (BSN) is preferred.
Bilingual in English/Spanish is preferred.
When applying for employment with the Cook County Health &Hospitals System, preference is given to honorably discharged Veterans who haveserved in the Armed Forces of the United States for not less than 6 months of continuousservice.
To take advantage ofthis preference a Veteran must:
Meet the minimum qualifications for the position.
Identify self as a Veteran on the employment application by answering yes to the question by answering yes to the question,
As one of the largest public health systems in the country, the Cook County Health and Hospitals System (CCHHS) cares for more than 300,000 individuals resulting in over 1 million patient visits each year. Our mission to care for all, regardless of their ability to pay, dates back to 1835. In that time, we have cared for millions of patients and trained thousands of doctors, nurses and health pro...fessionals. We conduct important research making substantial contributions to current practices. With a patient-centric focus, we look to our teams to provide a commitment to leading edge practices and approaches, collegial relationships and the CCHHS mission.