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AMITA Health APRN-Nurse Practitioner Pulmonary and Critical Care in Elk Grove Village, Illinois

Job ID: 438837APRN-Nurse Practitioner Pulmonary and Critical CareElk Grove Village, IllinoisRegular / Day

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We Are Hiring

AMITA Health Medical Group has an excellent opportunity for Nurse Practitioner to join our Pulmonary Critical Care Team in Elk Grove Village, IL

Beautiful suburban locations, convenient access to downtown Chicago. Quick travel to O'Hare International Airport. Excellent schools, parks, recreation, walking/running/biking trails, shopping, restaurants and theaters.

100% inpatient

Nice mix of pulmonary and critical care medicine

24/7 intensivist service

36 bed ICU

Major referral center

Top rated pulmonary and critical care program

Excellent trained physicians and support staff

Why Join AMITA Health?

AMITA Health is an award-winning health system committed to delivering outstanding, compassionate care to communities we are privileged to serve in Chicago and the northwestern, western and southwestern suburbs. We are one of the largest health systems in Illinois, with 15 acute-care hospitals, four specialty hospitals and more than 230 clinics and outpatient facilities, including 18 immediate care centers.

Ten AMITA Health hospitals have been awarded “A” grades on the spring 2020 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade list, which recognizes AMITA Health’s successful efforts in providing safer patient care.

AMITA Health Medical Group

The AMITA Health Medical Group consists of more than 900 multi-specialty employed physicians and associated practitioners, ranking it among the largest medical groups in the state. We work every day to achieve our mission, which is to extend the healing ministry of Jesus, by providing efficient, high-quality, faith-based

What You Will Do

As an Associate with AMITA Health, you will have the opportunity to

In collaboration with a physician, provides for the expansion of individualized primary healthcare services by diagnosing and treating certain acute or chronic health conditions.

Responsibilities:

  • Obtains patient history and performs assessment via observation, interview and examination. Orders, performs and interprets diagnostic studies. Performs preventative health assessments, screening, immunizations and patient care.

  • Provides direct treatment and management of health conditions via prescriptive authority or referral to other healthcare providers or community resources.

  • Counsels and educates patients and their families/caregivers concerning preventative health, treatment options and community resources.

  • Documents delivery of health care and nursing processes in accordance with specific specialty area standards and network nursing policy.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Credentials are verified by local staff credentialing office

  • Nurse Practitioner credentialed from the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Credentials are verified by local staff credentialing office

  • Preferred Credential(s):

  • Drug Enforcement Admin credentialed from the Drug Enforcement Administration.

Education:

  • Diploma

  • Master's degree of Nursing required

Work Experience:

  • None required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

AMITA Health will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, 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.

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