Penn Medicine Clinical Nurse II HIPU in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Clinical Nurse II HIPU
Job ID :67037
Job Category: Nursing
Specialty Area: Home Health and Hospice
Primary Shift: Night
Work Schedule: various
Penn Medicine Entity: Home Care and Hospice Services
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Address: 1800 Lombard Street
Education Required: Bachelors Degree
Experience Required: 1 - 3 Years
Employment Type: Per Diem
Penn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.
Today at Penn Medicine, someone will make a breakthrough. Someone will heal a heart, deliver hopeful news, and give comfort and reassurance. Our employees shape our future each day. Are you living your life's work?
Position Description :
The Hospice Inpatient Clinical Nurse, in the role of primary or associate nurse, demonstrates safe practice within the UPHS professional practice model and demonstrates UPHS core values which reflect its mission. The Hospice Inpatient Clinical Nurse provides direct care to patients and demonstrates competency within the domains of clinical judgment and decision-making, nurse-patient/family relationship, clinical leadership and clinical scholarship. The nurse maintains a competent level of knowledge and skill with providing direct care. The nurse demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide individualized care based on physical, psychosocial, cultural, educational, safety, and age appropriate considerations of assigned patients. The nurse complies with all regulations and standards of regulatory and accrediting bodies.
Minimum Requirements :
BSN and current PA RN licensure required. Candidate must possess at least one year of clinical hospital based experience.
The Hospice Inpatient Clinical Nurse must be able to function effectively under stressful situations with tight deadlines; be a self-directed, self-starter; demonstrate creative thinking ability, as well as the knowledge and skills necessary to provide the expected standards of care; attend to the values and rituals important to the patient-family-community environments as well as upholding nursing practice and safety standards.
The Clinical Nurse II must consistently meet all Clinical Nurse I competencies.
Additional Information :
We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that includes one of the finest prepaid tuition assistance programs in the region. Penn Medicine employees are actively engaged and committed to our mission. Together we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.
Live Your Life's Work
We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, marital status, familial status, genetic information, domestic or sexual violence victim status, citizenship status, military status, status as a protected veteran or any other status protected by applicable law.