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RN Registered Nurse Stroke Program Manager

Company: AMITA Health
Location: Chicago
Posted on: January 17, 2022

Job Description:

We Are Hiring:Great new RN opportunity to bring your knowledge and expertise in Stroke Program Management to AMITA Health Resurrection Medical Center.
Competitive pay and excellent benefits along with free and convenient parking!
Founded in 1953, AMITA Health Resurrection Medical Center Chicago is a comprehensive medical center located on Chicago's northwest side. Our award-winning, 337-bed academic hospital offers highly specialized tertiary care. We offer a world-class open-heart program and other heart and vascular care, as well as a nationally accredited breast center and a Comprehensive Stroke Center. AMITA Resurrection is ranked among the best Illinois hospitals for neuroscience and stroke care.
We Offer You:

  • Friendly team enviornment
  • Competitive wages
  • Affordable medical and dental
  • Retirement match
  • PTO and paid holidays
  • Significant professional opportunities
  • Innovative practice groups and networks
  • Comprehensive training
  • And so much more!What You Will Do:Manage activities, workflow and nursing resources of assigned nursing unit(s).
    • Ensure compliance with regulatory and accreditation requirements for self and within unit.
    • Conduct hiring, training, directing, development and evaluating of staff.
    • Identify and resolve issues affecting the delivery of patient care services for the assigned unit(s).
    • Develop and implement policies and procedures to guarantee efficient and effective delivery of health services in a unit.
    • Monitor and adhere to budget.
    • Approve or monitor expenditures, purchases and other actions to ensure compliance with budget guidelines.What You Will Need:Licensure / Certification / Registration:
      • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job transfer date reqired.
      • Registered Nurse credentialed from the Illinois Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required.Education:
        • Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing with experience required.Work Experience:
          • 3 years of experience required.
          • 1 year of leadership or management experience required.Additional Preferences:
            • Retains Stroke Program oversight for Resurrection Medical Center.
            • Collaborates with multidisciplinary team to determine the processes needed for the CSC/PSC Program.
            • Assists to determine criteria and methods needed to ensure that both the operation and control of these processes is effective.
            • Ensures the availability of resources and information necessary to support the operation and monitoring of these processes.
            • Monitors, measures where applicable, and analyzes these processes.
            • Implements actions necessary to achieve planned results and continual improvement of these processes.
            • Responsible for ensuring that the monitoring requirements of the CSC/PSC program are implemented and maintained.
            • Participates in determining the CSC/PSC program methodology, practice and related policies for addressing how quality and performance are measured, monitored, analyzed and continually improved to improve health outcomes and reduce risks for patients.
            • Attends minimum of 8 hours of stroke related continuing education annually.
            • Acts as liaison between system leadership and local stroke program/ team.
            • Facilitate the planning and implementation of community outreach programs for stroke awareness and prevention promotion, coordinating efforts across the system. Education/or Experience
              • Stroke Certification RN through American Association of Neuroscience Nurses (SCRN) preferred.
              • One-three years of clinical experience with neurovascular patients and stroke program certification preferred.
              • BSN or currently enrolled in a BSN program strongly preferred; MSN preferred.
              • Strong comminication skills and ability to present to exective leadership and medical staff on a regular basis.Why Join Our Team:AMITA Health, one of the largest health systems in Illinois, is comprised of 19 hospitals and more than 230 sites of care. With more than 900 providers in its medical groups, 26,000 associates and 7,000 physician partners, AMITA Health serves over 6.6 million residents in the greater Chicagoland area.

                We are committed to improving accessibility to healthcare in the communities we serve. We hold ourselves accountable to our patients and one another, and we work hard to treat the whole person, body, mind and spirit. Our compassionate, talented team members are the source of our strength, and we invest heavily in their well-being. We offer significant professional opportunities, career advancement potential, comprehensive training and competitive wages.Equal Opportunity Employer:AMITA Health will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

                For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the "EEO is the Law" poster:


                EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

                Please note that AMITA Health will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. AMITA Health will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

Keywords: AMITA Health, Chicago , RN Registered Nurse Stroke Program Manager, Executive , Chicago, Illinois

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