ADVANCED PRACTICE NURSE
Loyola

Maywood, Illinois

Posted in Medical and Nursing


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Employment Type:
Full timeShift:

Description:

The Urology Advanced Practice Nurse (APN) provides advanced nursing care in the inpatient and outpatient setting, based on educational preparation and/or certification in the APN role. Care goals include promotion of healing, prevention of illness and recidivism. The APN assumes the management
of patients, functioning in both an independent and collaborative role with the physician, case manager, and other members of the health care team. As an expert practitioner, the APN performs selected invasive procedures, designs individualized treatment plans, evaluates outcomes, and modifies the treatment plan as needed. The APN facilitates the transition of patients between service units and provides/coordinates complex patient and family teaching.
Ensures that care delivered to patients, meets/exceeds standards of care
and is provided according to Loyola University Medical Center's mission,
strategic plans and all internal/external regulations, policies and
procedures. Practices within the Illinois Department of Professional
Regulation Nurse Practice Act. Supports the established care models of
Loyola University Medical Center.
Functions independently and collaboratively with the physician to
provide continuity of health care services for individuals, families or
groups.
Evaluates the health status, acute episodes of illness, and health care
needs of individuals through emphasis on comprehensive history,
physical exam, and psychosocial assessment.
Analyzes data to identify health/illness problems, the human responses
to actual or potential health/illness problems, identifies variations from
the norm in diagnoses emergent problems and complications.
Designs and evaluates individualized treatment plan. Consults with
other members of the health care team on emergent problems for rapid
disposition/resolution.
Demonstrates and maintains expertise in the performance of selected
complex invasive procedures.
Coordinates care for optimal continuity of care across the health care
continuum.
Facilitates patient/family participation in health care by identifying
learning needs and providing specialized education to enhance decision
making.
Exhibits professionalism by performing research, education, and
leadership in clinical practice.

Position Requirements:

Minimum Education:
Required: Master's Degree

Specify Degree(s): Nursing

Experience:

Required: 3-5 years of previous job-related experience
Preferred: 6-10 years of previous job-related experience
Managerial Experience: N/A

Licensure/Certifications:

Required: CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation)
Current Registered Nurse License State of Illinois
Nurse Practitioner License State of Illinois

Other: Specialty certification in a clinical or functional area of nursing granted by a national nursing organization is preferred.

Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Trinity Health is a family of 115,000 colleagues and nearly 26,000 physicians and clinicians across 25 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.

Our dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention, and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.


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