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307111 Clin Nurse 1- Inpatient

Penn Medicine
Philadelphia, PA 19104
5 Northwest is a 25 bed general medicine unit with telemetry. A unique setting of an urban academic medical center located in the heart of West Philadelphia that affords a community hospital feeling. Clinicians have the opportunity to build lasting relationships and make positive changes in the lives of the patients we serve as well as the opportunity to provide exceptional healthcare resources to a historically underserved community. Our interdisciplinary teams deliver high quality, safe patient centered care to a diverse patient population with advanced medical disorders that include, but are not limited to heart disease, respiratory failure, gastrointestinal disorders, renal failure, infectious disease, sickle cell disease, and drug and alcohol withdrawal. In addition, we offer a supportive and individualized structured onboarding process. This is a rewarding place to work that offers many personal and professional opportunities, but also challenges you to be a part of spirited innovation.The Clinical Nurse I is a newly licensed, new-to-practice RN or RN with less than 15 months of experience that demonstrates basic safe practice within the organizational professional practice model. The Clinical Nurse I seeks guidance to integrate concepts, knowledge, skills, and attitudes to meet standards for competent professional nursing practice.The Clinical Nurse I exhibits UPHS organizational behavioral competencies which reflect its mission and are embedded in the professional practice competency domains. The Clinical Nurse I is accountable for the provision of direct care to patients who may range in age from infancy to the elderly and demonstrates within the competency domains of Continuous Quality Improvement, Evidence-Based Practice and Research, Leadership, Person and Family-Centered Care, Professionalism, Safety, Teamwork, and Technology/ Informatics.The Clinical Nurse I works closely with the interprofessional health care team to facilitate the coordination of care across the continuum. The nurse focuses on developing the knowledge and skills necessary to provide individualized care based on physical, psychosocial, cultural, educational, safety, and age-appropriate considerations of assigned patients. The Clinical Nurse I requires consultation with more experienced clinicians and benefits from feedback while demonstrating growth in the ability to care for increasingly complex patients. The nurse demonstrates how the nursing practice impacts the organizational vision, mission, and goals, and the care delivery system. The nurse complies with all regulations and standards of regulatory and accrediting bodies.The Clinical Nurse I must complete all Clinical Nurse I competencies and is expected to advance to the Clinical Nurse II Colleague level by 18 months of professional practice.

• Must have Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing, at time of hire.\n• Must have less than 15 months relevant professional nursing experience, at the time of hire.\n• Must possess active Pennsylvania RN License, at time of hire.\n• Must possess active BLS/CPR, as a healthcare provider as per the American Heart Association, at time of hire.

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Posted: 2022-02-09 Expires: 2022-06-13

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Penn Medicine
Philadelphia, PA 19104

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