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The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois

Employment Opportunity: Healthcare – Professionals/Technicians

Title: Registered Nurse

Posting No.: 9005

Closing Date: Until Filled

Department: Convalescent Center

Hours: Schedules and shifts vary between full-time and part-time: 7:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.; 3:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.; 11:00 p.m.-7:00 a.m. All shifts include weekends.

Salary: $27.00-$31.11 per hour plus shift differential. *Temporary Registry: Additional $10.00 per hour.

Responsibilities include:
•    Responding to residents’ calls and renders services

•    Planning and coordinating residents’ care plan
•    Preparing and applying dressings and giving medications and treatment as prescribed by physicians
•    Supervising and guiding Nurses’ Aides in performance of routine nursing activities
•    Maintaining accurate inventory of narcotics and other drugs
•    Giving enemas and douches, catheterizing residents, irrigating bladder and administering oxygen
•    Contacting families or relatives if resident has needs
•    Overseeing documentation to comply with IDPA reimbursement rules, Public Health Regulations and Joint Commission

Physical Requirements and work environment:
•    While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, reach with hands and/or arms to provide care and is occasionally required to lift and carry up to 75 lbs.

Requirements include the following experience or equivalent combination of training and experience:
•    Possession of an Illinois Registered Nurse License
•    Current Cardiovascular Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPD) certification

The preferred candidate will have:
•    Wound care experience

*In order to be eligible for the Temporary Registry an employee must work a
  minimum of 8 shifts per month, 6 of those shifts must be weekend shifts.

A post offer physical is required.
A pre-employment background check is required.

Applications accepted until positions are filled.

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DuPage County is an Equal Opportunity Employer