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Nurse Practitioner ICU New

Elgin, IL


Hiring Company

Advocate Sherman Hospital Website

Positions Available

Full Time

No recruiters please

Position Description

Nurse Practitioner in Intensive Care Unit

Advocate Sherman Hospital, Elgin, IL

  • Shift: Day Shift working Monday through Friday (No weekends)
  • JOB # 72931

What You Will Do:

The ICU NP will assist physicians in the facilitation of care of assigned Cardiovascular and Thoracic surgery patients.

  • The Goal: Achieve quality outcomes in a cost efficient manner.
  • How: Work collaboratively with multi-disciplinary staff, both internal and external to the organization and to participate in quality practice improvement processes related to the management of care.
  • Patient care focus: From post-surgery to point of discharge.

Sherman Hospital Highlights:

  • Nursing Excellence: Magnet Recognition from the ANCC since 2012
  • Safety: "A" grade for excellence in patient safety for the third consecutive year from the Leapfrog Group's biannual Hospital Safety Scores
  • Engagement: Top decile Nurse engagement multiple years in a row
  • Growth: Ongoing education fostering advanced clinical and critical thinking skills
  • Education: Tuition assistance starting day 30 of employment

What You Need: (Education/Experience/Certifications)

  • Master’s Degree in Nursing from accredited nurse practitioner program
  • Advance Practice Nurse license with nurse practitioner certification
  • Current Illinois RN license
  • 5 years recent experience in ICU
  • Previous experience as a licensed Nurse Practitioner, 1 year desired
  • Specialty certification preferred
  • CPR and ACLS certifications

Recruitment Contact:  D. Cherie Romano at