Community Health Partnership of Illinois (CHP) is seeking a mission-driven RN/LPN with a passion for the healthcare needs of migrant, seasonal farmworker and rural, underserved populations.
You’ll be instrumental in taking the care to our patient – this role focuses on Outreach Clinics that meet the patients in their communities and at their places of work. CHP is a FQHC with multiple clinic sites in northern and central Illinois providing medical, dental and support services to over 11,000 patients annually. Our administrative offices are located in Chicago.
Outreach RN (or LPN)
Registered Nurse Kankakee Illinois – up to 32 hours
Spanish bi-lingual preferred
Key Duties & Responsibilities:
Performs a wide variety of job duties during their shifts, caring for and educating patients about their conditions, as well as establishing trust and building rapport with patients and their families. Some daily duties might include:
Working with a variety of patients, from pediatric to geriatric
Coordination of patient care
Observing and recording patient behavior
Consulting with physicians and other healthcare professionals
Establishing treatment plans, operating medical equipment
Performing diagnostic tests
Administering medications and treatments
Completion of a university, college or other accepted registered nursing program
Valid Illinois nursing license
Spanish bi-lingual strongly preferred
Other Key Requirements:
Must be willing and able to work flexible hours, including some early mornings, evenings and weekends to support reaching our target population.
Competitive wage, excellent benefits (full benefits for 30 hours+ positions) and supportive work environment with other dedicated professionals.