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346305 Registered Nurse -IHR C

Penn Medicine
West Chester, PA 19380
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General Summary Statement Provides comprehensive, quality nursing care through application of the nursing process. Adheres to Nursing Policies and Procedures and Organizational Goals and Objectives. Essential Duties and Responsibilities Clinical Practice 1. Provides 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. Uses appropriate resources for patients with special needs such as language barriers, sensory problems, altered cognition, cultural and religious needs. 3. Ensures attention to patients physical, spiritual and emotional well being. 4. Demonstrates competency in assessment skills (Includes admission and shift assessments). 5. Performs pain assessments and intervenes to optimally meet patients needs for comfort. 6. Plans clinical care based on patients needs and uses available resources. 7. Performs clinical care in accordance with policy and procedure. 8. Performs peripheral venipuncture and peripheral and central vascular access care according to policy & procedure. 9. Evaluates outcomes of nursing interventions and takes appropriate actions to move patient toward reaching goals of care. 10. Identifies situations that warrant patient rescue and takes appropriate action, e.g. Rapid Response or Code Blue. 11. Adheres to the 5 rights of medication administration and uses the medication administration system. 12. Integrates principles of infection control & infection prevention into practice. 13. Adheres to aseptic technique as appropriate. 14. Uses resources and references for reviewing policies and procedures, medications, and clinical information. 15. Prioritizes and organizes work effectively within assigned shift.

Graduate of an Nursing Program. Bachelors of Science in Nursing (BSN) is required. \n\nExperience required. Must have recent CCU experience\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\n\nLicensure/Certification \nCurrent Pennsylvania RN License. \nCPR certification required. ACLS certification required, or must complete within 12 months of hire.\nCertification in clinical specialty is preferred.\n\nMust meet the following specialty specific competency requirements:\nDysrhythmia Interpretation\nCritical Care Course\nCRRT (after one year of employment)\nIABP (after one year of employment)

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Posted: 2020-01-08 Expires: 2020-03-07

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

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