* PURPOSE OF JOB:
To provide professional nursing care in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act, to collaborate with the physician's medic...
To provide professional nursing care in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act, to collaborate with the physician's medical plan, and to execute the objectives and the policies of the hospital.
- Assesses, plans, implements, documents, coordinates, and manages patient care according to department and hospital standards and giving consideration to
- Communicates and collaborates with patients, physicians, family members and
other health care disciplines in order to achieve excellence in patient care during hospitalization.
Promotes patient safety through adherence to protocols, policies, procedures, evidence-based guidelines and Joint Commission National Patient Safety Goals.
Actively participates in and supports departmental and organizational quality initiatives and goals.
- Maintains clinical competency according to unit-specific standards.
Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing.
Current licensure in Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Department of State Bureau of Occupational and Professional Affairs and successful completion of appropriate continuing education specific to job requirements
- BSN strongly preferred
B. Experience: Varies based on department and position.
C. Other Skills:
Certified in B.L.S. for Healthcare Provider
Excellent interpersonal and team building skills
ACLS within one year of hire