Job Posting : Feb 5, 2018, 8:35:25 PM Closing Date : Feb 20, 2018, 5:59:00 AM Full-time
Posting Salary : COMPETITIVE
Organization: Health and Hospital Systems
Location: Cermak Health Services, 2800 S California Ave, Chicago, IL 60608
Department: Nursing Administration
The Nurse Coordinator II is responsible and accountable for round-the-clock care delivery to patients in assigned units by nurses and medical technicians. The Nurse Coordinator II builds collaborative working relationships with medical staff and correctional staff as a member of the multi-disciplinary team.
This position is exempt from Career Service under the CCHHS Personnel Rules.
Bachelors of Science (BSN) degree from a National League of Nursing (NLN) accredited school of nursing ( Must provide original college / university transcripts at time of interview )
Current nursing licensure in the State of Illinois ( Must provide proof at time of interview)
Current CPR certification ( Must provide proof at time of interview )
Four (4) years of nursing experience
Three (3) years of management experience preferred, including budget preparation and maintenance and leadership techniques
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Other Characteristics
Strong interpersonal skills for dealing with staff, patients, hospital staff, and patient families
Excellent oral, verbal and written communication skills necessary to communicate with all levels of staff and a patient population composed of diverse cultures and age groups
Strong leadership and project management skills
Ability to articulate in a clear and professional manner when presenting and demonstrating techniques
Demonstrate analytical and organizational, problem-solving, critical thinking, and resolution skills
Ability to prioritize, plan, and organize projects and tasks
Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines in a fast paced and stressful environment
Ability to adhere to department policies and standards utilizing best practices
Ability to maintain a professional demeanor and composure when challenged
Ability to function autonomously and as a team member in a multidisciplinary team
for long periods of time
Demonstrate attention to detail, accuracy and precision
This position requires various types of physical exertion with the use of hands, legs, and fingers including but not limited to lifting, pushing, pulling, prolonged standing/walking, operating wound equipment and other devises or moving light to moderate weight
This position has direct contact with patients and is exposed to various pathogens present in a patient care environment
When applying for employment with the Cook County Health & Hospitals System, preference is given to honorably discharged Veterans who have served in the Armed Forces of the United States for not less than 6 months of continuous service
To take advantage of this 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,
The Cook County Health & Hospitals System’s mission is to deliver integrated health services with dignity and respect regardless of a patient’s ability to pay; foster partnerships with other health providers and communities to enhance the health of the public; and advocate for policies that promote the physical, mental and social wellbeing of the people of Cook County.
CCHHS is comprised of two hospitals, John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital and Provident Hospital, a robust network of more than a dozen community health centers, the Ruth M. Rothstein CORE Center, the Community Triage Center, the Cook County Department of Public Health, Cermak Health Services, which provides health care to individuals at the Cook County Jail and the Juvenile Temporary Detention Center, and CountyCare, a Medicaid managed care health plan.
The system cares for more than 300,000 patients each year and its physicians are experts in their fields, committed to providing their patients with comprehensive, compassionate and cutting-edge care. Today, CCHHS is transforming the provision of health care in Cook County by promoting community-based primary and preventive care, growing an innovative, collaborative health plan and enhancing the patient experience.