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Registered Nurse - Bilingual (Spanish/English)

Lutheran Social Services of Illinois Chicago, IL
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Lutheran Social Services of Illinois (LSSI), is a leading not-for-profit organization providing healing, justice and wholeness to people and communities. For over 150 years, LSSI has made a difference in the lives of children and families, and we're still a strong, viable presence in the State of Illinois, continuing that commitment to making a difference.

Registered Nurses (RN) are an important part of LSSI’s success. High levels of flexibility, energy, attention to detail, and problem solving are required to be successful . LSSI’s northwest side community counseling center is seeking a Full-Time, Bilingual (Spanish speaking) RN with experience in psychiatry to work with psychiatrists/APN’s.

The schedule is Monday- Friday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM with some flexibility to coincide with doctor schedules.

Responsibilities:

  • Assess C&A and adult patients
  • Provide triage for patients and administration of injections
  • Coordinate with labs in the area, refill scripts when the doctors are not available
  • Provide translation services in Spanish for the doctors if necessary
  • Coordinate care (lab results) with case managers/clinicians
  • Refer patients to medical care when necessary
  • Monitor the medication room to ensure all meds are not expired,
  • Coordinate with drug representative and managing all authorizations through the state for medications
  • Focus on a holistic approach to medicine, i.e., working with patients on weight loss, healthy eating, cholesterol screenings, exercise, smoking cessation.
  • Deliver an exceptional patient experience through service, responsiveness and care
  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements:

  • Must be familiar with Electronic Health Record.
  • Fluency in Spanish mandatory.
  • Current state license to practice as a Registered Nurse
  • Strong communication skills and customer service orientation
  • A supportive attitude toward our patient population

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, pregnancy, any other characteristic protected by law.

Key Words: RN, Registered Nurse, Medical Health Services, Healthcare, Nursing, Rehabilitation Services, Not for Profit, NonProfit, NFP.

Lutheran Social Services of Illinois

Why Work Here?

Great place to work if you want to make a difference.

About Us Lutheran Social Services of Illinois (LSSI) is one of the largest statewide providers of social services. Our dedicated staff help children, adults, and seniors to transform their lives. We provide services to one of every 300 people in Illinois! Our skilled and diverse workforce has a passion for making a difference—in our clients’ lives and in the social services field. We provide foundational tools and professional development to help staff strengthen the impact of their work and further their careers. LSSI uses a whole person philosophy of care and leads the way in applying innovation and best practices in our programs. Our services include foster care, family intervention, early childhood education, mental health, counseling, addiction treatment, support for people with disabilities, affordable senior housing, home care for older adults, and re-entry programs for formerly incarcerated individuals. Whether you are an experienced professional, a recent college grad, reentering the workforce, or just starting out, consider a career with LSSI. We have over 50 offices across Illinois. Be a part of our team and make a difference! A wide variety of rewarding opportunities await you at LSSI! Join the Lutheran Social Services of Illinois Talent Network today! What is a Talent Network? Joining our Talent Network will enhance your job search and application process. Whether you choose to apply or just leave your information, we look forward to staying connected with you. Why Join? Receive alerts with new job opportunities that match your interests Share job opportunities with family and friends through Social Media or email

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