Penn Medicine Ambulatory Nurse II-Hepatology in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Ambulatory Nurse II-Hepatology
Job ID :101344
Job Category: Nursing
Specialty Area: RN
Primary Shift: Day
Work Schedule: Monday-Friday
Penn Medicine Entity: Clinical Practices of University of Pennsylvania
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Address: 3400 Civic Center Boulevard
Education Required: Per Position Description
Experience Required: Per Position Description
Employment Type: Full-Time Regular
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Position Description :
This position is to support our Hepatology program and its providers, both physicians and advanced practice providers.
The Ambulatory RN will responsible in performing the following duties:
Care for patients in all adult age groups from young adults to geriatrics, including assessment and management of the patients. Works closely with all members of the practice.
Promote organizational values of patient and visitor satisfaction by demonstrating courtesy and respect for patients and their families, visitors and other employees.
Demonstrate competence in the care of patients served. Hours may be adjusted to meet the operational needs of the Department.
The Ambulatory Nurse II Colleague is an RN that practices as a full partner on the health care team and consistently demonstrates safe practice within the organizational professional practice model.
The Ambulatory Nurse II Colleague possesses the knowledge, skills and the attitude to effectively meet standards for competent professional nursing practice as specified in the Ambulatory Nurse II position description addendum. The Ambulatory Nurse II Organizational competencies which reflect its mission and are embedded in the professional practice competency domains.
The Ambulatory Nurse II Colleague independently provides patient care through the application of the nursing process and accepts accountability for the nursing care of assigned patients. The Demonstrates within the competency domains of Continuous Quality Improvement, Evidence Based Practice and Research, Leadership, Person and Family Centered Care, Professionalism, Safety, Technology/Informatics, and Teamwork
The Ambulatory Nurse II Colleague works closely with the inter professional health care team to facilitate the coordination of care across the continuum. The nurse focuses on expanding the knowledge and skills necessary to provide individualized care based on physical, psychosocial, cultural, educational, safety, and age appropriate considerations of assigned patients.
Minimum Requirements :
Must have Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing, at time of hire.
• Must have more than 15 months relevant professional nursing experience and completion of the Nurse Residency Program, if applicable, at time of hire.
• Must possess active Pennsylvania RN License, at time of hire.
• Must possess active BLS/CPR, as a healthcare provider as per the American Heart Association at time of hire.
Additional Information :
1.5-2 years of inpatient or outpatient experience preferred. Candidates need to have a strong clinical background (i.e. able to interpret laboratory values, delineate an emergency symptom from non-emergent, provide recommendations within their scope of practice), EPIC system experience preferred, FibroScan experience if possible, have strong interdisciplinary communication skills, and have strong teamwork skills. Hours are M-F, normal business hours, no weekends or holidays.
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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