RN Resident - Edward Hospital - Naperville, IL - Nurse Resident
Company: Edward Hospital
Posted on: November 24, 2022
RN Resident - Edward Hospital - Naperville, ILEdward Hospital RN
Nurse Resident Program
Starting February 2023
Edward Hospital is proud to offer its semi-annual Nurse Resident
Program, a hallmark Practice Transition Program accredited with
distinction by the American Nurses Credentialing Center Commission.
-- As an ANCC Practice Transition Accreditation Program (PTAP),
Edward's Nurse Resident Program sets the global standard,
demonstrating excellence in transitioning graduate nurses to new
practice settings. Accreditation with distinction is the highest
level of accreditation by the ANCC.
Summary:--The Nurse Resident is a new graduate registered nurse who
is in the Nurse Resident Program. The New Graduate Resident Program
supports the graduate nurse to make a successful transition to
competent practice by providing a safe, nurturing, learning
environment during the first year of practice. Curriculum concepts
include: Disease specific care, evidence-based practice,
communication and teamwork, person-centered care and quality
improvement. Critical thinking, professional accountability and
responsibility are threaded throughout the curriculum.
Edward Hospital is offering positions in the following
departments:-- Cardiac Telemetry, Medical Oncology, Pulmonary
Medicine, Ortho/Spine, Surgical Care and Intensive Care.
1. Participates in unit specific clinical orientation which
provides experiential learning at the bedside, supervised
acquisition of skills, training and practice in the use of clinical
equipment, documentation and other information systems.
2. Recognize changes in patient condition, demonstrates critical
thinking and effectively intervenes.
3. Consults with patient, families and other team members on
ethical issues including end of life, palliative care and
4. Participates in classroom activities including lecture, group
discussion, and simulation training which includes a comprehensive
debrief.-- Examples of classroom content include: establishing a
therapeutic relationship, communication, patient safety, ethics,
resilience and self-care and nursing management of the respiratory,
cardiovascular and neurologic patient populations.
5. Demonstrates effective use of conflict management strategies and
implementation of the chain of communication to increase patient
Location: Edward Hospital---- 801 South Washington Street
Full Time: Hours-- Days/Nights
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:
1.---- Required Education, Skills and/or Experience:
- Baccalaureate Degree or higher in Nursing
- On rare occasions an internal candidate with an Associate's
Degree in Nursing may be consideredThe RN must obtain a
Baccalaureate Degree or higher in Nursing within five years of date
of transfer to RN position.-- Only candidates strongly recommended
by their Director, approved by the Chief Nursing Officer and who
have been evaluated as a top performer will be considered for this
- External candidates with an Associate's Degree in Nursing may
be considered after approval by the Chief Nursing Officer. The RN
must obtain a Baccalaureate Degree or higher in Nursing within five
years of start date into RN position.--
2.---- Required Certification and/or License:
- Documented proof of passing the NCLEX and Illinois RN license
application upon position start date.-- State of Illinois RN
license must be obtained within 90 days of position start date.
----If the State of Illinois RN license is not obtained within 90
days of position start date, employee will be subject to
disciplinary action up to and including termination.
- Current CPR issued by the American Heart Association or
American Red Cross.
3.---- Preferred Certification and/or License:
- Current State of Illinois Registered Nurse licensure
*Benefits offered by Edward-Elmhurst Health include:-- (eligibility
varies by FTE)
- Medical, dental, and vision
- Tuition reimbursement
- Paid time off
- Fitness center membership
- Free employee parking
- Plus many other Employee Perks
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