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Resource Nurse - Critical Care Float Pool @ Penn Presbyterian Medical Center - Full Time Nights
  • Job ID: 89289
  • Job Category: Nursing
  • Specialty Area: Critical Care
  • Primary Shift: Night
  • Work Schedule: Nights
  • Penn Medicine Entity: Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
  • Location: Philadelphia, PA
  • Address: 59 N 39th St
  • Education Required: Per Position Description
  • Experience Required: Per Position Description
  • Employment Type: Full-Time Regular


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 Resource Nurse position gives nurses the opportunity to float within a variety of units within Penn Presbyterian Medical Center including critical care and medical surgical units. We are currently seeking strong Critical Care Nurses and Medical Surgical Nurses to float to the various units within the hospital.

The clinical nurse demonstrates safe practice within the UPHS professional practice model and demonstrates UPHS core values which reflect its mission. The 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:
- Graduate of a NLNAC and CCNE accredited school of professional nursing
- BSN required
- Licensure as a registered professional nurse in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
- Minimum of 15 months of work experience as a professional nurse required
- At least 2 years of critical care experience preferred
- Recent acute care experience preferred
- BLS required
- ACLS preferred

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.


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