TCU Registered Nurse Opening - Small Hospital - Jacksonville, Illinois -

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Jacksonville , Illinois, 62650

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Founded in 1868 with only two deaconesses assigned to care for patients, Passavant Area Hospital has grown exponentially all while maintaining its small town charm and tight knit community. Since its humble beginnings, Passavant has grown into a 93 bed, 2x Magnet Designated hospital with a state-of-the-art facility.

As a Registered Nurse at Passavant Area Hospital you gain the qualities of the culture unique to Passavant since it's creation, but also the strength of a Healthcare system that has a huge presence in Central Illinois. The Passavant environment expects high quality care for patients and believes in advancing Health by becoming both continuing to be more accessible and striving to be more advanced. As a nurse in this culture you are the front line leader in these initiatives.

The ability of the nursing staff to build relationships with their teammates, patients, leaders and physicians is vital to the health of Passavant and the community. As a nurse at Passavant, you’ll float to most units throughout the year, expanding your wealth of knowledge and personal connections. These connections are what have fueled each teammate’s personal commitment to support each other, allowing our team to continually raise the bar of excellence.

“We are a major partner in the communities we serve,” says Harry Schmidt, President & CEO. “As part of our Mission, we continually respond to the evolving healthcare needs of the patients, lend a helping hand when needed, and enhance our services to meet the demands of our public.”

Nursing Unit Summaries:

TCU: In addition to the responsibilities listed above, an RN on TCU will have the ability to have a huge positive impact on the communities as they help patients transition to home so they may live independently or with some assistance. A high achiever RN is one that can work independently once direction is given, multi task and have a broad understanding of goal based nursing. The patients in this unit are often return patients, so this department does get to know the patients and their families very well. Some additional tasks are making referrals to outpatient services, identify community resources that can help, assess and facilitate discharge needs and provide extensive patient and family education. The RN will work with an interdisciplinary team approach is followed with the physician, social worker, rehabilitation therapist, dietician and resident’s family participating. The expected length of stay is around 10 days.


Jacksonville, Illinois , 62650

Employment Type



Memorial Health System

Date Posted

Mar 5th, 2018

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