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Nurse Manager, Medical Surgical Unit, Pennsylvania Hospital
  • Job ID: 98111
  • Job Category: Nursing
  • Specialty Area: Management/Supervisory
  • Primary Shift: Day
  • Work Schedule: Day Shift
  • Penn Medicine Entity: Pennsylvania Hospital
  • Location: Philadelphia, PA
  • Address: 800 Spruce 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:
Pennsylvania Hospital is currently seeking a Nurse Manager in Medical Surgical Unit. The Nurse Manager assumes 24 hour accountability for the operation of the designated patient care units. This includes the provision of leadership to improve patient care, enhance professional development and achieve nursing goals.

Minimum Requirements:
Currently licensed Registered Nurse in Pennsylvania
CPR Certified
BSN required. Master's Degree required or matriculated in a master's level program preferably Nursing (MSN) and 5+ years or progressive nursing experience required with demonstrated leadership and management experience required. .

Evidence of excellent interpersonal relationships and communication skills. Consistently self-directed and a self starter, leader and facilitator of group dynamics. Ability to work ideas through from idea to implementation and evaluation. Demonstrated ability to think creatively and build consensus around a common vision. Independent in decision making and activities. Must demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care based on physical, psychosocial, cultural, educational, safety and related criteria appropriate to the age of the patients served in his/her assigned area.

Additional Information:
7-Cathcart/7-Preston is a 60-bed medical-surgical unit that cares for a variety of post-operative surgical patients and patients with neurological conditions. Our staff provide direct care and education to patients following upper and lower joint repairs and replacements, neurosurgical procedures ranging from laminectomies and fusions to deep brain stimulator insertions in Parkinson’s Disease patients, bariatric surgery, and patients recently experiencing a stroke.

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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