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The Nurse Manager assumes 24 hour accountability for the operation of the designated patient care unit(s). This includes the provision of leadership to improve patient care, enhance professional development and achieve nursing goals.
Currently licensed as a professional nurse in the Commonwealth of PA.
BLS/CPR as a healthcare provider as per the American Heart Association.
BSN in Nursing required; Master's degree in Nursing required.
Minimum of 5-10 years of progressive nursing experience required with demonstrated leadership and management skills.
The Post-Anesthesia Care Units at Pennsylvania Hospital are located on the 8th floor, 3rd floor and Basement of the Cathcart Building, as well as in the Short Procedure Unit on the 2nd floor of the Spruce Building. The unit is staffed Monday through Friday from 6:00 am-11:30pm with call week nights and weekends. The PACU provides fast-paced, intensive observation and care of patients who have undergone procedures that require anesthesia. Advocating for patients at their most vulnerable requires our nurses to be expert clinicians with excellent critical-thinking and communication skills. Post-anesthesia nurses are capable of making intelligent, independent decisions and initiating appropriate action as necessary. Our nurses are committed to providing high-quality, individualized patient care, while maintaining flexibility to coordinate care by various health-team members. A multidisciplinary team of RNs, Perioperative Technicians, Anesthesia, Surgical Services and Critical Care have collegial and supportive relationships to keep our patients our number one priority.
We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that includes one of the finest prepaid tuition assistance programs in the region. Penn Medicine employees are actively engaged and committed to our mission. Together we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.
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About Pennsylvania Hospital
As a professional, you are seeking to join one of the nation's leading academic medical centers, servicing patients from all over the world. Penn Medicine has been awarded several national healthcare quality awards and we seek employees who are engaged and excited by our mission of continued service excellence and on-going professional development.