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Delivery Room Clinical Practice Leader

Company: Abington Hospital - Jefferson Health
Location: Philadelphia
Posted on: May 27, 2023

Job Description:

Join the mission of Improving Lives as a Clinical Nurse Specialist/Clinical Practice Leader at Jefferson Health. With more than 42,000 employees, we're the second largest employer in Philadelphia and the largest health system in the Philadelphia region. And our work to improve lives is never done.

Clinical Nurse Specialist/Clinical Practice Leaders are responsible for the following:

  • Coordinates/delegates aspects of care to team members in order to meet patient needs.
  • Demonstrates professional accountability and serves as a role model for staff nurses.
  • Evaluates work environment and implements changes to improve overall patient care.
    A Clinical Nurse Specialist/Clinical Practice Leader is a registered nurse who demonstrates a high degree of professional competence in a specialized nursing field. The

    Clinical Nurse Specialist/Clinical Practice Leader should be able to apply a wide range of alternatives/strategies in problem-solving situations utilizing the nursing process. Qualifications for this position include:
    • Master's Degree in Nursing
      • Five (5) years of nursing experience
      • BLS/ACLS certifications required
        Benefits include, but are not limited to:
        • Comprehensive Medical, Dental, & Vision Plans
        • Retirement Plans
        • Tuition Reimbursement
        • Health Coaching, Commuter Discounts, Day Care Services, etc.
          Conditions of Employment

          Since this position will require the selected candidate to engage in regular contact with children in the form of care, guidance, supervision or training, you will be required to meet the requirements of the Child Protective Services Act, including the Pennsylvania State Police criminal background check, the Pennsylvania Department of Welfare child abuse criminal background clearance, and an FBI finger print based federal criminal records check. The selected candidate will not be allowed to commence working until all three (3) are completed satisfactorily.

          Conditions of Employment

          Covid Vaccination is a requirement for employment at Jefferson for employees working at Jefferson's clinical entities or at the University. If you are not currently vaccinated you will be required to receive the vaccination prior to hire date if you are offered employment, unless you request and receive an approved medical or religious exemption from Jefferson.

          Closing Statement

          Jefferson includes Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson Health, a dynamic university and health system with broad reach across the Delaware Valley. Jefferson is the second largest employer in Philadelphia and the largest health system in Philadelphia based on total licensed beds.

          Through the merger of Thomas Jefferson University and Philadelphia University in 2017, our University includes ten colleges and four schools. We are an NCAA Division II university and an R2 national doctoral university offering undergraduate and graduate-level programs that provide students with a forward-thinking education in architecture, business, design, engineering, fashion and textiles, health, medicine and social science.

          Jefferson Health, the clinical arm of Thomas Jefferson University, has grown from a three-hospital academic health center in 2015, to an 18-hospital health system through mergers and combinations that include hospitals at Abington Health, Aria Health, Kennedy Health, Magee Rehabilitation and Einstein Healthcare Network. We have over 50 outpatient and urgent care centers; ten Magnet --designated hospitals (recognized by the ANCC for nursing excellence); the NCI-designated Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center (one of only 70 in the country and one of only two in the region); and one of the largest faculty-based telehealth networks in the country. In 2021, Jefferson Health became the sole owner of HealthPartners Plan, a not-for-profit health maintenance organization in Southeastern Pennsylvania. We are the first health system regionally to create an aligned payer-provider partnership.

          Jefferson's mission, vision and values create an organization that attracts the best and the brightest students, faculty, staff, and healthcare professionals, as well as the most visionary leaders to drive exceptional results.
          • OUR MISSION: We improve lives.
          • OUR VISION: Reimagining health, education and discovery to create unparalleled value
          • OUR VALUES: Put People First, Be Bold & Think Differently and Do the Right Thing
            As an employer, Jefferson maintains a commitment to provide equal access to employment. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans.

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