The level I Registered Nurse functions to protect promote and optimize health and abilities of those in their care. Works to prevent illness and injury, facilitate healing, and alleviate suffering through the diagnosis and treatment of human response, and advocacy in the care of individuals, families, groups, communities and populations. Execute responsibilities through clinical and professional practice standards. Nursing practices evolves over time as one gains experience and knowledge through clinical practice and ongoing learning. The level I Registered Nurse is a novice nurse working toward competency within the first 18 months of practice.
Clinical Practice. Uses the nursing process (Assessment, Diagnosis, Planning, Implementation/Coordination/Teaching and Promotion, Evaluation) to guide practice and respond to patient needs.
- Gathers pertinent data and information relative to patients' health status and needs and analyzes the assessment data to determine actual or potential diagnoses, problems or issues.
- Identifies expected outcomes or goals of care based on a plan to individualize care and in collaboration with patients, families, groups, communities or populations served.
- Develops a plan that prescribes strategies to attain expected outcomes or goals.
- Nurses systematically implement the individualized care plan, facilitated the coordination of care with inter and intra-professional colleagues and employs strategies for health teaching and promotion. Evaluates progress toward achieving defined outcomes/goals and change the plan if necessary.
- Implements evidenced-based approaches to care.
. Engages in professional role activities, including leadership, appropriate to their education and position. Accountable for their professional actions to themselves, their healthcare consumers, their peers and to society.Position Requirements
Required: BSN preferred, ADN will be considered
Preferred: Bachelor's Degree
Specify Degree(s): Nursing
Required: 1-2 years of previous job-related experience.
Preferred: 3-5 years of previous job-related experience.
Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion
Required: BLS (Basic Life Support) through AHA, and Current Registered Nurse License, State of Illinois
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.