Nurse-Charge RN

Employer
Genesis
Location
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Salary
BOE
Posted
Sep 08, 2017
Closes
Oct 08, 2017
Ref
237327
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are looking for a FT Charge Nurse 3pm-11pm to join our team!

Pennypack Center provides medical and Rehabilitative Care for patients and residents. Located in the Northeast Philadelphia, Pennypack Center is located on a major bus route which makes us easy for visitors to access. Pennypack is a small, intimate center with many long-term employees.

POSITION SUMMARY: 

Under the direction of the Nursing Supervisor, Unit Manager, or Director of Nursing (Nurse Leader), the Charge Nurse ensures the delivery of efficient and effective nursing care while achieving positive clinical outcomes and patient/family satisfaction. He/she operates within the scope of practice defined by the State Nurse Practice Act and delegates aspects of patient care to licensed and unlicensed staff consistent with their scope of practice. The Charge Nurse manages patient care and collaborates with the nursing team and other disciplines, patients and families to ensure the development of effective plans of care.

 

SPECIFIC EDUCATIONAL/VOCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: 1. Graduate of an accredited school of nursing, college or university with a current registered nurse licensure by the State Board of Nursing. 2. A minimum of two years full-time or equivalent clinical experience is required and a minimum of one years of clinical experience in long-term care nursing is preferred. 3. This position requires that the employee is able to read, write, speak and understand the spoken English language to ensure the safety and wellbeing of our patients and visitors at the work site when responding to their medical and physical needs. 4. Must provide verification of TST (tuberculin skin test) as required by state law and in accordance with Company policy. TSTs will be administered at the work site if required. 5. Maintains current BLS/CPR certification (All SNFs and Behavioral Centers; ALFs/ILFs as required by State).

 

 

For more information or questions on how to apply contact: jennifer.murphy@genesishcc.com

 

EEO/AA, M/F, Vet, Disabled