SwedishAmerican / A Division of UW Health, Rockford IL SAH DIABETES CLINIC - Full Time - Flexible 730a-8p - Day Shift - Bachelor's Degree in Nursing - BLS certification required - RN (Registered Nurse) in State of Illinois
Provides comprehensive nursing assessment of patient with Diabetes including planning, implementation, coordinating, monitoring and evaluation of a plan of care. Serves as a resource for Diabetes care across the continuum of care. Functions as a practitioner, consultant, role model, and educator, ensuring quality patient care and outcomes. Coordinates optimal resources within the health care team of physicians, nurse managers, clinical specialists, patients and families. Participates in continuous quality improvement activities and educational experience in support of departmental and divisional nursing philosophy and objectives, as well as, Health System initiatives.
Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to effectively deal with all levels within the organization and community. Strong verbal and written communication, organizational and critical decision making skills. Successful completion of annual clinical, age specific and job specific competencies and skills validation tools.
Bachelor of Science in Nursing and current Registered Nurse licensure from the Illinois Department of Professional Registration. Certification as a diabetes educator with experience in education preferred.
Current Registered Nurse licensure from the Illinois Department of Professional Registration. Annual BLS certification required.
At SwedishAmerican, we take pride in the compassion and expertise we bring to the lives of our patients. Our team-oriented work environment and commitment to excellence is the foundation of our success, which includes several national awards for both clinical excellence and the customer service we deliver to our associates. And, our community is a great place to live.