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306995 Clinical Nurse 2- Inpatient

Penn Medicine
Philadelphia, PA 19104
The Center for Human Phenomic Science (CHPS) is a clinical research unit where participants are treated on over 500 different research protocols. Participants include healthy volunteers as well as a wide spectrum of patients including but not limited to oncology, neurology, endocrinology, pulmonology, infectious disease, and cardiology patients. The unit is sponsored by the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences, the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and the Department of Health and Human Services.Nurses on the CHPS unit administer investigational medications in both inpatient and outpatient settings across Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine (PCAM), The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center (PPMC). We are a complex, dynamic, and ever-evolving unit. Skills and qualities required to be successful in this position include flexibility, adaptability, keen attention to detail, dedication to lifelong learning, strong communication skills, and the ability to problem-solve issues as they arise. The CHPS nurses interface regularly not only with research participants/patients, but also with study teams made up of Clinical Research Coordinators, Clinical Research Nurses, treating providers, Principal and Sub-Investigators, and lab personnel. They are trained on new research protocols throughout the year. Infusion experience is preferred.The Clinical Nurse II is an RN that practices as a full partner on the health care team and consistently demonstrates safe practice within the organizational professional practice model. The Clinical Nurse II possesses the knowledge, skills and the attitude to effectively meet standards for competent professional nursing practice. The Clinical Nurse II exhibits UPHS organizational behavioral competencies which reflect its mission and are embedded in the professional practice competency domains. The Clinical Nurse II independently provides patient care through the application of the nursing process and accepts accountability for the nursing care of assigned patients ranging in age from infancy to the elderly. Additional competencies include Continuous Quality Improvement, Evidence Based Practice and Research, Leadership, Person and Family Centered Care, Professionalism, Safety, Technology/Informatics, and Teamwork.The Clinical Nurse II works closely with the interprofessional health care team to facilitate the coordination of care across the continuum. The nurse focuses on expanding the knowledge and skills necessary to provide individualized care based on physical, psychosocial, cultural, educational, safety, and age appropriate considerations of patients. The Clinical Nurse II will seek feedback in assuming leadership roles and provides feedback for improved clinical practice, demonstrates how nursing practice impacts the organizational vision, mission, and goals and the care delivery system, and will comply with all regulations and standards of regulatory and accrediting bodies.

•Must have Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing, at time of hire.\n•Must have more than 15 months relevant professional nursing experience and completion of the Nurse Residency Program, if applicable, at time of hire.\n•Must possess active Pennsylvania RN License, at time of hire.\n•Must possess active BLS/CPR, as a healthcare provider as per the American Heart Association at time of hire.

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Posted: 2022-05-17 Expires: 2022-07-15

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306995 Clinical Nurse 2- Inpatient

Penn Medicine
Philadelphia, PA 19104

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