EDUCATION, TRAINING & EXPERIENCE: Registered Nurse, currently licensed in the State of Illinois and Iowa. BSN preferred. Minimum of 5 years Acute Care clinical experience as a staff nurse in related specialty. Management experience or formal management preparation preferred. KNOWLEDGE, ABILITIES & SKILLS: Requires management skills an considerable knowledge of the nursing care required for the patient inclusive of the nursing process. Demonstrated knowledge of teaching/learning theories. Ability to problem solve, plan, organize, and direct nursing activities; communicates effectively, orally and in writing. Ability to supervise, orient, and evaluate employees. LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS AND CERTIFICATIONS: Current Registered Professional Nurse Licensure in the State of Illinois and Iowa. Must obtain and maintain current CPR, ACLS, and PALS Certification.