STC Registered Nurse

STC Registered Nurse

Tower Health | Philadelphia, PA, 19107, US
Salary Range:$61,000 – $102,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 6 days ago

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Description

Overview

5 W: This Med /Surg specialty unit has 19 beds. The unit treats patients in the ages of infancy, to those yet to transition to adult care. Patients treated include those with general medical and surgical disease processes including asthma, Sickle Cell disease, appendicitis and many others. This unit also cares for patients with Cardiac issues and is the overflow unit for our Oncology Bone Marrow transplant unit. All nurses on this unit receive chemotherapy certification within 6 months of hire. A great variety of diagnoses and wide range of patient ages make this a great learning environment and an stimulating and fresh nursing role.....something new and interesting each shift!

Responsibilities

T he Registered Nurse functions as a member of the healthcare team in a manner consistent with their scope of practice in Pennsylvania in concert with policies and procedures.

The Registered Nurse is responsible for assessment, planning, implementation, evaluation & documentation of care provided, and patient response to interventions.

Qualifications

* Qualifications
* Please note that St. Christopher's Hospital for children requires BLS from the American Heart Association . If you have BLS from another affiliation, training will need to be completed and obtained through the American Heart Association before your start date.
* Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing
* Current Pennsylvania Registered Nurse licensure or temporary practice permit, RN within 6 months of graduation.
* BLS American Heart Association certification
* Prior work experience suitable for the position is preferred