Registered Nurse - Med Surg (Full Time - Days) Cherry Hill, NJ
Company: Thomas Jefferson University & Jefferson Health
Location: Cherry Hill
Posted on: January 24, 2023
Registered Nurse, RN/BSN is responsible for assessing, planning,
implementing, evaluating and if necessary, delegating patient care
for a specified group of patients. Collaborates with physicians,
medical professionals and other staff to ensure the quality of
care. Provides care for the neonate, pediatric, adolescent, adult
or geriatric patient. Utilizes knowledge of the principles of
growth and development appropriate to the patient's age to ensure
that care provided meets the unique, physical and psychosocial
needs of the patient. Involves appropriate parties (i.e., patient's
family or guardian, outside agencies) in the assessment, treatment
and continuing care of the patient as needed. Assumes a leadership
role within the clinical environment. Applies creative solutions to
be a positive change agent. Demonstrates advanced knowledge of
diagnosis and interventions within area of specialty.
- Successful completion of a nursing program from an accredited
school of nursing.
- Current license with the New Jersey State Board of Examiners of
Nurses as a registered nurse.
- Current BLS from AHA
- Interpersonal communication skills (both written and oral)
required in order to educate and comfort patients and their
families, maintain effective contacts with a variety of hospital
personnel and maintain appropriate documentation records.
- Proficiency in developing a patient's plan of care,
implementing effective nursing care and evaluating outcome of
- Ability to read and communicate in the English language.
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.
Jefferson Health delivers state of the art healthcare services to
patients throughout the Delaware Valley and southern New Jersey.
Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University)
provides more than 8,400 students from nearly 40 states and 40
countries with 21st century professional education. Combined, we
have over 30,000 employees.
Jefferson Health, with 14 hospitals (seven are Magnet designated by
the ANCC for nursing excellence) and 40+ outpatient and urgent care
locations, offers a broad range of primary and complex, highly
specialized care that touches the lives of more than four million
patients annually. U.S. News & World Report has ranked Thomas
Jefferson University Hospital among the nation's best in eight
specialties. Jefferson Health also includes the NCI designated
Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center; it is one of only 70 such centers in
Thomas Jefferson University has ten colleges and three schools that
offer more than 160 undergraduate and graduate programs. Our
University is dedicated to inter-professional and transdisciplinary
approaches to learning that offer a vibrant and expandable platform
for professional education. Through this unique model, we are
preparing our students for current and yet to be imagined
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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