Inpatient Registered Nurse - Full-time Nights in Philadelphia, PA at Shriners Hospitals for Children

Date Posted: 12/2/2019

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Job Description

The registered professional nurse (RN) is accountable for the coordination of nursing care, including direct patient care, patient/family education and transitions of care.  The RN supports professional nursing practice across practice settings and across the continuum of care to meet the needs of the patient and family.  The RN will function within the Shriners Hospitals for children Professional Practice Model (FOCUSED), which includes accountability for planning, implementing, evaluating and communicating all phases of nursing care for assigned patients.  The ANA Nursing: Scope and Standards of Practice provide a basis for the practice of the RN.  The RN provides leadership through activities such as preceptor role, informal and formal leadership roles, and quality improvement efforts.  The RN delegates patient care according to skill level, experience, patient acuity, fiscal accountability and availability of resources.  The RN possesses excellent communication skills; is skillful in mentoring and teaching; and may participate on committees or projects.


**This is a full-time, night shift position**




Job Requirements

  • Pennsylvania State Registered Nurse License required
  • BSN required
  • 2 years acute care nursing preferred
  • BLS and PALS required within 3 months of hire

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