Registered Nurse - Med Surg/Tele

  • Tower Health
  • Philadelphia, PA, USA
  • Mar 23, 2021

Job Description

Overview

Healing begins here...

Chestnut Hill Hospital is your community healthcare provider, a 148-bed facility with inpatient and outpatient, diagnostic and treatment services including minimally invasive laparoscopic and robotic-assisted surgery, cardiology, gynecology, oncology, and orthopedics, primary care practices, two Women's Centers and an off-site physical therapy center. We're 300 physicians and healthcare professionals strong. We are a university-affiliated teaching hospital dedicated to innovation and excellence. We work hard to be a place of healing, caring and connection for patients and families in the community we call home.

We believe in the power of people to create great care!

Responsibilities

Registered Nurse
  • Evaluates assigned patients and plans, implements and documents nursing care.
  • Assists physicians during examinations and procedures.
  • Performs various patient tests and administers medications within the scope of practice of the registered nurse.
  • Promotes patients' independence by establishing patient care goals and teaching patients and families to understand conditions, medications, and self-care skills.
  • Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
  • Performs a variety of tasks.
  • A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.
  • Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department.


Qualifications

Education:
  • Graduate of an approved school of professional nursing.

Experience:
  • One year previous experience preferred.

Licenses/Certificates:
  • Licensed and currently registered as a nurse in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
  • Valid American Heart Association for Healthcare Provider CPR certification (required)
  • Completion of the ACLS course within six (6) months of hire
  • Completion of the Dysrhythmia course within three (3) months of hire

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