We are seeking candidates for a CRITICAL CARE REGISTERED NURSE opportunity for Philadelphia, PA (10,000 SIGN ON ELIGIBLE) .
Base Salary - $60,000 to $90,000
Our client is a strong, regional, integrated healthcare provider/payer system that offers leading-edge, compassionate healthcare and wellness services to a population of 2.5 million people. Together, our six hospitals and other entities provide a full range of medical care from prevention, screenings & education; to the latest clinical services and surgeries available; to rehabilitation. We also offer wellness programs & public health services that ensure our communities are the healthiest they can be. Our caring, highly trained physicians and staff are committed to patient safety and patient satisfaction.
Our client hospital has a rich history of providing high-quality, cost-effective care in the communities they serve. As the healthcare industry continues to change, one thing remains steadfast: commitment to Advancing Health, Transforming Lives.
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.
Education / Experience / Certifications:
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing with PA RN license
Minimum one year of critical care nursing experience highly preferred
Current BLS and ACLS certification
BSN highly preferred
Weekends and holidays on rotation