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Resource Nurse - Critical Care Float Pool @ Penn Presbyterian Medical Center - Full Time - Days
  • Job ID: 92725
  • Job Category: Nursing
  • Specialty Area: Critical Care
  • Primary Shift: Day
  • Work Schedule: Days
  • 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 dedicated Resource Nurse we seek will work in the role of primary and/or associate nurse within the professional practice model and will demonstrate the core values, which reflects the hospital's mission. Assuming responsibility for the plan of care and utilizing the Nursing process in the delivery of care, you will facilitate the coordination of care across the continuum, and demonstrate safe practice within the domains of clinical judgment and decision making, nurse-patient/family relationship, clinical leadership and clinical scholarship. In addition, you will maintain a safe level of knowledge and skill with technical procedures and interpersonal communication, while demonstrating the knowledge and skill necessary to provide the expected standards.
The Resource nurse will report to the Staffing Office or the PCC on their scheduled days to work.
The Nurse will be scheduled to work on different units (MICU, SICU, CCU and 4E, or the two Telemetries) when there is an identified need. This necessitates that the RN has experience in a multitude of areas in the hospital. It is a very exciting opportunity to always be in a new and different area of the hospital.

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, as a healthcare provider as per the American Heart Association at time of hire.
- ACLS preferred, as a healthcare provider as per the American Heart Association at time of hire.

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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