Penn Medicine Nursing Assistant Telemetry in West Chester, Pennsylvania
Nursing Assistant Telemetry
Job ID :75806
Job Category: Clinical Support
Specialty Area: Clinical Support
Primary Shift: Night
Work Schedule: Part Time Night Shift
Penn Medicine Entity: Chester County Hospital
Location: West Chester, PA
Address: 701 East Marshall St
Education Required: Per Position Description
Experience Required: Per Position Description
Employment Type: Part Time Regular 20+ hrs/wk
Penn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.
Today at Penn Medicine, someone will make a breakthrough. Someone will heal a heart, deliver hopeful news, and give comfort and reassurance. Our employees shape our future each day. Are you living your life's work?
Position Description :
Our Nursing Department has achieved Magnet® recognition. Our Nursing Assistants provide patient care under the direction and supervision of a Registered Nurse, with duties that support the operation of the nursing unit.
Our 4 North Telemetry Unit houses 16 beds primarily focusing on cardiac monitoring of patients with cardiac disorders and rhythm disturbances. We follow the American Heart Association (AHA) guidelines for the management of heart failure and participate in the AHA Get with the Guidelines program. The unit is staffed by RNs, Nursing Assistants and Unit Coordinators and is supported by a management team of Charge Nurses, Clinical Manager and Director. The unit offers excellent team work and a fast-paced environment, requiring the ability to re-prioritize throughout the day. Come join a motivated and innovative team, a supportive culture, in a leading and growing organization!
Minimum Requirements :
Education Training and Experience
High School diploma or equivalent.
Training and/or experience at an acute care or skilled nursing facility or student nurse with hospital based clinical experience.
Basic computer skills: keyboard, mouse use. Ability to complete data entry on clinical documentation screens. Ability to use email and internet. Ability to successfully complete on the job training for CCH computer programs. Ability to speak, read, write and understand English.
CPR certification required
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Certification preferred.
Additional Information :
We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that includes one of the finest prepaid tuition assistance programs in the region. Penn Medicine employees are actively engaged and committed to our mission. Together we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.
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