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346050 Registered Nurse - PD

Penn Medicine
West Chester, PA 19380
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Clinical Practice1.\tProvides age appropriate care for the population served. Gives consideration to growth & developmental phase of life, to age related factors such as thermal regulation, nutrition, medication administration, nutrition, safety and functional needs of the patient.2.\tUses appropriate resources for patients with special needs such as language barriers, sensory problems, altered cognition, cultural and religious needs.3.\tEnsures attention to patients physical, spiritual and emotional well being.4.\tDemonstrates competency in assessment skills (Includes admission and shift assessments).5.\tPerforms pain assessments and intervenes to optimally meet patients needs for comfort.6.\tPlans clinical care based on patients needs and uses available resources.7.\tPerforms clinical care in accordance with policy and procedure.8.\tPerforms peripheral venipuncture and peripheral and central vascular access care according to policy & procedure.9.\tEvaluates outcomes of nursing interventions and takes appropriate actions to move patient toward reaching goals of care.10.\tIdentifies situations that warrant patient rescue and takes appropriate action, e.g. Rapid Response or Code Blue/Pink.11.\tAdheres to the 5 rights of medication administration and uses the Medication Administration Check (MAK) system per policy and procedure.12.\tIntegrates principles of infection control & infection prevention into practice.13.\tAdheres to aseptic technique as appropriate.14.\tUses resources and references for reviewing policies and procedures, medications, and clinical information.15.\tPrioritizes and organizes work effectively within assigned shift.16.\tAssesses the Pediatric patient and family, plans and initiates care and evaluates the effectiveness of interventions, including but not limited to: Cardiopulmonary monitoring, pulse oximettry, Respiratory support, IV therapy, NG/Gastrostomy feedings, Phototherapy17.\tDemonstrates competency and knowledge in Pediatric Patient: Respiratory distress or Failure, Apnea/Bradycardia, Hypothermia, Hyperbilirubinemia, Sepsis, Gastroenteritis, DKA, Hypo/hyperglycemia.18.\tMaintains patient safety through utilization of the security system, preventing or minimizing childs separation from the family, promotes a sense of control for the child and/or family. 19.\tActs as an advocate by recognizing and reporting child abuse.

Education Training and Experience\nBachelors of Science in Nursing (BSN) is required. \n\nExperience preferred, however training and specialty specific education programs are provided during orientation, and must be successfully completed as scheduled.\nBasic computer skills: keyboard, mouse use. Ability to complete data entry on clinical documentation screens. Ability to use email and internet. Ability to successfully complete on the job training for CCH computer programs. Ability to practice critical thinking and organizational skills. Ability to speak, read, write and understand English.\n\nLicensure/Certification \nCurrent Pennsylvania RN License. \nCPR certification required. \nPALS certification required, or must complete within 12 months of hire.\n\nCertification in clinical specialty is preferred.\n\nMust meet specialty specific competency requirements.

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Posted: 2019-12-04 Expires: 2020-01-03

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Registered Nurse
118th2018 - Registered Nurse
Overall Rating: 118/220
Median Salary: $70,000

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