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361401 PD Umcp PH-II Registere

Penn Medicine
Plainsboro, NJ 08536
Penn Medicine Princeton Health is seeking a Registered Nurse to join our team in the MNO and Acute Rehabilitation Department in Plainsboro, NJ. The ideal candidate will float between MNO & Acute Rehab on a per diem basis and be available to work two (2) shifts 7am-7pm per month, including one weekday and one weekend.Our Acute Rehabilitation Unit is a 17 bed unit located on the fourth floor of Penn Medicine Princeton Health, a leading teaching hospital and state-designated Primary Stroke Center. Our Acute Rehabilitation Unit is one of only 10 inpatient hospital programs in New Jersey to hold the CARF Accreditation distinction.As a Registered Nurse in the Acute Rehabilitation Unit you will be responsible for assisting patients with medical and functional disabilities attain and restore maximum function through a patient-centered care approach. The nurse aids in the implementation of rehabilitation goals and treatment strategies that are concurrent with evidence-based practice.We care for individuals with conditions resulting from:¢ Amputations¢ Complex joint replacements, including bilateral knee and hip replacements¢ Craniotomies¢ Debilitating rheumatoid arthritis¢ Guillaine-Barré syndrome¢ Hip fractures¢ Major multiple trauma¢ Medical complexity¢ Multiple sclerosis¢ Neurological conditions¢ Parkinson's disease¢ StrokeSome job functions and duties will include, but are not limited to:¢ Accountable for planning, delivering, coordinating, evaluating, and modifying the patients care for a defined period of time¢ Uses evidence-based assessment techniques to collect and document comprehensive data pertinent to the patients health¢ Analyzes the assessment data to determine diagnoses or issues.rehabilitation nurse along with the interdisciplinary team follows the plan of care created by the rehabilitation physician, making revisions based upon the response to treatment of the persons served.¢ Develops plan of care that is prescriptive of strategies and alternatives to attain expected outcomes in conjunction with persons-served/family and the healthcare team.¢ Identifies expected outcomes for a plan individualized to the patients served, considering persons-served/family cultural values, ethics, environment, and other associated risks, benefits, costs and current scientific evidence.¢ Coordinates implementation of the individualized plan of care and documents interventions and any modifications of the identified plan.¢ Utilizes the plan to guide those involved in the care of the patient across the continuum¢ Evaluates and documents progress toward attainment of outcomes, including the patient and others involved in the care or situation.¢ In order to achieve the outcomes defined in the plan of care, the registered nurse will assure that persons served experience exceptional cooperation among all members of the health care team who treat them and each other with dignity, respect and sensitivity.¢ Responsible for effectively transitioning plan of care with attention to continuity across shift and settings of care.

Educational Requirements:\n• Graduate of an accredited school of nursing; Bachelor of Science (BSN) required, or at least in pursuit of\n\n Licensure, Certification, & Registration Requirements: \n• Active NJ Registered Nurse license- required \n• Basic Life Saving certification (BLS) - required \n• Advanced Life Saving Certificate (ACLS) - required within 6 months of hire \n• Rehabilitation Certification - preferred\n\n Related Work Experience\n - one (1) year recent nursing experience \n\n Specialized Skills & Knowledge Requirements:\n• Computer Literacy\n• High Level of Physical Strength, Stamina and Agility\n• Great Interpersonal and Communication Skills

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Posted: 2020-08-25 Expires: 2021-05-21

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361401 PD Umcp PH-II Registere

Penn Medicine
Plainsboro, NJ 08536

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