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Palliative Care RN (Registered Nurse) - Home Visits - Suburbs coverage Per Diem
  • Job ID: 102765
  • Job Category: Nursing
  • Specialty Area: Palliative Care
  • Primary Shift: Day
  • Work Schedule: Per Diem
  • Penn Medicine Entity: Penn Medicine at Home
  • Location: Bala Cynwyd, PA
  • Address: 150 Monument Road
  • Education Required: Per Position Description
  • Experience Required: Per Position Description
  • 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:
Palliative care is care given to improve the quality of life of patients who have a serious or life-threatening disease.  Join our Palliative care Team to help our patient in relating to psychological, social, and spiritual problems. The goal is to prevent or treat the symptoms and side effects of the chronic disease and its treatment.

If you are interested in promoting supportive care, comfort care, supportive care, or symptom management - Palliative Care is the position for you.


The Penn Care at Home Clinical Nurse provides care for patients in their homes, at every stage of the lifespan, in Philadelphia and the surrounding counties.  Incumbent is a premier provider of quality, compassionate and innovative nursing services in the home. This care allows patients to recover at home from a variety of diagnoses; including congestive heart failure, orthopedic surgery, diabetes, stroke, cancer, and respiratory illness. Additionally, incumbent is responsible for practicing within the home care regulations and reimbursement criteria.

Minimum Requirements:
Must have Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing, at time of hire.
• Must have more than 15 months relevant professional nursing experience and completion of the Nurse Residency Program, if applicable, at time of hire.
• Must possess active Pennsylvania RN License, at time of hire.
• Must possess active BLS/CPR, as a healthcare provider as per the American Heart Association at time of hire.
• Must have a valid driver’s license, a car and car insurance.

Additional Information:
Surrounding Suburbs

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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