Home Care Pediatric Registered Nurse (RN)
Children's Hospital Philadelphia - King of Prussia, PA

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Requirements:
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.

RN License in Pennsylvania, and will become licensed in New Jersey within orientation period.

Three (3) years of acute,sub-acute pediatric or Home Care experience.

Home care experience preferred.

IV certified preferred.

Ability to work independently in assessing patient"s clinical status.

Ability to interact with patients and families in the home setting. Ability to provide clinically skilled services and educate the patient and family to be independent with their home care needs. To work as a team player in a fast-paced environment.

Valid driver's license and reliable transportation vehicle.

All CHOP employees who work in a patient building or who provide patient care are required to receive an annual influenza vaccine unless they are granted a medical or religious exemption.

Job Description:
The word "first" is inextricably linked with The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Since opening its doors in 1855 as the nation's first hospital devoted exclusively to the care of children, Children's Hospital has been the setting for many dramatic firsts, medical discoveries and breakthroughs that have formed the very foundations of pediatric medicine and benefited children throughout the world.

Today, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is a growing network of facilities and resources that provides exceptional healthcare to all children, for every possible need.

As a field RN in our expanding Home Care Department based in King of Prussia, PA, you will be part of a progressive healthcare team that delivers nursing care to pediatric patients in their homes. Perform patient assessments and family teaching. You will act as a liaison between the patient/ family and the rest of the interdisciplinary healthcare visiting team. Flexible schedules available. Qualified candidates will be:

Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.

RN License in Pennsylvania, and required to become licensed in New Jersey within orientation period.

Three (3) years of acute,sub-acute pediatric or Home Care experience.

Home care experience preferred.

IV certification preferred but not required.

CPR certification required upon completion of orientation

Ability to work independently in assessing patients clinical status. Strong critical thinking skills.
Ability to interact with families with complex needs and direct them toward appropriate community resources as required.
Strong interpersonal skills.
Work as a team player in a fast-paced environment
Transportation required

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