Penn State Milton Hershey Medical Center Clinical Practice Nurse Leader - Neonatal ICU in Hershey, Pennsylvania

Location: US:PA:Hershey

Work Type: Full Time

FTE: 1.0

Shift: Day

Hours: Varied

Contact for more information: Tina Fitzgerald tfitzgerald@pennstatehealth.psu.edu

Clinical Practice Nurse Leader

JOB SUMMARY:

This is a very exciting time at Penn State Health! Our Children's Hospital is expanding! We are looking for a clinical expert that can help support our amazing team of Registered Nurses in the NICU.The Clinical Practice Nurse Leader in the NICU, RN will be responsible to function as a member of a multi-disciplinary, unit based team to provide nursing expertise for a defined microsystem. The CPNL will lead quality care initiatives to improve patient outcomes and patient safety. The RN, Clinical Practice Nurse Leader will collaborate with staff through patient education activities. This Clinical Practice Nurse Leader, RN will be the clinical expert on the unit and ensure quality and safely initiatives are met and exceeded.

Penn State Health has great benefits!

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Master's Degree in Nursing required

5 years of clinical experience in area of expertise

Currently licensed to practice as a registered nurse by Pennsylvania Board of Nurse Examiners required.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES:

Excellent collaboration and consultation skills required

Must be familiar with process redesign

Excellent communication and teamwork skills required

If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

Penn State Health is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its workforce. Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/ Disabled.

Union: Non Bargained

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