Under general supervision of the Regional Field Supervisor, conducts surveys, investigations and monitoring visits of long-term care facilities to determine compliance with State Licensure requirements and/or Federal Medicare/Medicaid certification regulations. Speaks and writes Spanish at a colloquial skill level to members of the Spanish speaking community.
Minimum Requirements: Requires graduation from an approved nursing education program resulting in an Associate or a Diploma Degree in Nursing and three years of professional nursing experience or, a Bachelor's Degree in Nursing and two years professional nursing experience or, a Master's Degree in Nursing. Requires licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of Illinois. Requires the ability to speak and write Spanish at a colloquial skill level. Prefers excellent computer skills and work experience in word processing and spreadsheet applications(i.e., Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint). Requires ability to travel and possession of a valid driver's license.
Work Hours & Location/Agency Contact: Work Hours & Location:
4 Day/ Monday - Thursday
Office of Health Care Regulation
Division of Long Term Care - Field Operations
4212 W. St. Charles Rd
Office of Human Resources
535 W. Jefferson St. 4th fl
Springfield, IL 62761
CURRENT STATE EMPLOYEES: Submit an Official Position Vacancy Bid Form and new version of the CMS 100 Employment Application to the Agency Contact address listed above. Applicant must be deemed qualified or have submitted a promotional application to CMS to receive a qualifying grade PRIOR to the closing of the posting period. A separate Bid form and Application is required for each posting/bid ID or your bid will be rejected.
FORMER STATE EMPLOYEES: Submit an Official Position Vacancy Bid Form and new version of the CMS 100 Employment Application to the Agency Contact address listed above.
NON STATE EMPLOYEES: PLEASE SEE INFORMATION BELOW FOR INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO APPLY. DO NOT APPLY DIRECTLY TO THIS AGENCY.
How to Apply:
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This position may require a current grade from Central Management Services (CMS), Division of Examining and Counseling, to be deemed qualified and available for employment consideration. For more information, please refer to the Work4Illinois website at Work.Illinois.Gov and select 'Application Procedures'. Additional information may also be obtained from the Agency Contact listed above or by contacting CMS, Division of Examining and Counseling at Work4Illinois@Illinois.gov or (217) 782-7100, (217) 785-3979 (TDD/TTY), (800) 526-0844 (TTY Only).
Additional Documentation for Health Facilities Surveillance Nurse:
Option SS - Spanish Speaking
Additional Title and Exam Information
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NOTE: Salary amounts shown are only to be used as a guide; actual salary will be determined at the time of hire based on current salary plans and/or collective bargaining agreements, if applicable.