Penn Medicine PRN RN- Operating Room- Ambulatory Surgery- Penn Medicine University City in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
PRN RN- Operating Room- Ambulatory Surgery- Penn Medicine University City
Job ID :72121
Job Category: Nursing
Specialty Area: OR/Perioperative
Primary Shift: Day
Work Schedule: As Determined by Department Needs
Penn Medicine Entity: Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Address: 3737 Market St
Education Required: Bachelors Degree
Experience Required: 1 - 3 Years
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 :
The ideal staff nurse practices in collaboration with the healthcare team to facilitate the coordination of care across the continuum. You will provide direct care to patients who may range in age from infancy to the elderly and demonstrate competency within the domains of clinical judgment and decision-making, nurse-patient/family relationship, clinical leadership and clinical scholarship. The staff nurse demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide individualized care based on physical, psychosocial, cultural, educational, safety, and age appropriate considerations of assigned patients. The nurse complies with all regulations and standards of regulatory and accrediting bodies.
Minimum Requirements :
Graduate of a NLN approved school of professional nursing.
Licensure as a registered professional nurse in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
Minimum of 18 months of work experience as a registered nurse.
Recent perioperative nursing experience preferred.
Additional Information :
Outpatient surgery is performed at The Surgery Center, located on the fifth floor of Penn Medicine University City.
The Center boasts six brand new operating rooms equipped with the latest surgical and video technology that enable our care teams to deliver the very best patient care. It offers many amenities such as an in-house pharmacy to fill prescriptions before discharge, convenient parking and a staff that has been trained to focus on the patient and family's needs.
The surgeons, nurses and staff of the Center are focused on providing minimally invasive orthopedic, gastrointestinal, urological, and ear, nose and throat procedures that can be appropriately managed in an outpatient facility. The surgeons are all Penn Medicine faculty who are pioneers in their fields, using the latest techniques and procedures that enable them to deliver the best results to our patients.
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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