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

Location: US:PA:Hershey

Work Type: Full Time

FTE: 1.0

Shift: Day

Hours: Varied

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

Clinical Practice Nurse Leader, RN

JOB SUMMARY:

This is an exciting opportunity as we are expanding our Children's Hospital!The Clinical Practice Nurse Leader, RN will be responsible to function as a member of a multi-disciplinary, unit based team to provide nursing expertise in our Pediatric ICU unit. This RN will lead quality care initiatives to improve patient outcomes and patient safety. Collaborate in staff and patient education activities. Act as the clinical expert for this Pediatric ICU unit. The Clinical Practice Nurse Leader will report directly to the PICU Nurse Manager and work closely with the PICU educator.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Masters 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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