Penn State Milton Hershey Medical Center Clinical Practice Nurse Leader, RN Heart & Vascular Critical Care Unit in Hershey, Pennsylvania

Location: US:PA:Hershey

Work Type: Full Time

FTE: 80 hours every two weeks

Shift: Day

Hours: Varied

R ecruiter contact: Mary Louise Baerg, RN 717-531-4031 mbaerg@pennstatehealth.psu.edu

JOB SUMMARY:

The Clincal Practice Nurse Leader will be responsible to function as a member of a multi-disciplinary, unit based team to provide nursing expertise for a defined microsystem. Lead quality care initiatives to improve patient outcomes and patient safety. Collaborate in staff and patient education activities and the be the unit clinical expert.

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:

Nursing experience in cardiac critical care

Excellent collaboration and consultation skills

Must be familiar with process redesign

Excellent communication and teamwork skills

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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