Professional RN, Emergency Trauma Unit (Part-Time 5:00pm - 3:30am) - Abington Jefferson Hospital
Abington, PA
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Job Description

Under the supervision of the Nurse Manager, the Professional Registered Nurse functions within the Professional Nursing law, according to professional standards and his/her level of knowledge and experience. He/she assumes responsibility and accountability for a group of patients (or patient) for a designed time frame by prescribing, delegating, and coordinating nursing care. The nurse provides care to the patient population of a specified clinical unit.

Part-time Late Evenings (20 hours/wk); (2) 10 hour shifts Monday through Friday 5:00pm - 3:30am. Every 3rd Weekend & Every Other Holiday required.

Candidates must have one year Critical Care or Telemetry experience as a Registered Nurse. Emergency Trauma experience desired. Professional Registered Nurse degree. Graduate of approved School of Nursing. BSN required. Current professional nurse licensure from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania or eligible for licensure in PA is required. Certified in American Heart Association "Health Care Provider BLS" (CPR) is required in addition to ACLS.

Jefferson Health delivers state-of-the-art healthcare services to patients throughout the Delaware Valley and southern New Jersey. Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) provides more than 7,800 students from nearly 40 states and 40 countries with 21 st century professional education. We have 30,000 employees.

Jefferson Health , with 14 hospitals (three are Magnet-designated by the ANCC for nursing excellence) and 50+ outpatient and urgent care locations, offers a broad range of primary and complex, highly specialized care that touches the lives of more than four million patients annually . This year, U.S. News & World Report has ranked Thomas Jefferson University Hospital as the 16 th best hospital in the nation, and among the nation's best in 11 specialties. Jefferson Health also includes the NCI-designated Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center; it is one of only 69 such centers in the nation.

Thomas Jefferson University, nationally recognized for advancing groundbreaking developments in healthcare education and research, recently combined with Philadelphia University, internationally known for architecture, design, engineering, textiles and more. Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) has nine colleges and three schools dedicated to interprofessional and transdisciplinary approaches to learning that offer a vibrant and expandable platform for professional education. Through this unique model, we are preparing our students for current and yet-to-be-imagined careers.

As an employer, the Jefferson Enterprise maintains a commitment to provide equal access to employment. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans.

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Since this position will require the selected candidate to engage in regular contact with children in the form of care, guidance, supervision or training, you will be required to meet the requirements of the Child Protective Services Act, including the Pennsylvania State Police criminal background check, the Pennsylvania Department of Welfare child abuse criminal background clearance, and an FBI finger print based federal criminal records check. The selected candidate will not be allowed to commence working until all three (3) are completed satisfactorily.

Job Type Part Time