Nurse clinician David Chilicki says the private rooms at the new Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital will be a big improvement for patients. Chilicki says the new, almost $400 million hospital, which is to open March 3 to replace Lake Forest Hospital, will give clinicians more time at the bedside.
Peru, Ill., native and registered nurse Michael Gnidovec worked two jobs to get through nursing school and continued his education to get a master's degree from Rush University. Gnidovec said having a bachelor's degree made him marketable, and the skills he learned in the RN to BSN program at Illinois State University's Mennonite College of Nursing helped him be an effective leader.
It is that time again: 2018 is the year for all RN and APRNs to renew their licenses. Online license renewal opens in mid-March, and the renewal period runs through May 31. Reminders are no longer mailed, so be sure IDFPR has your current e-mail address. Learn more.
Public Act 100-0564 requires that all prescribers with an Illinois controlled substance license enroll in the Illinois Prescription Monitoring Program and document an attempt to check the PMP prior to writing an initial prescription for a Schedule II narcotic. Learn more.