Part-Time position (48 hours bi-weekly) available for a Clinical Nurse Specialist on our Endoscopy Department at Jefferson. The Clinical Nurse Specialist will use their leadership skills to coordinate and delegate aspects of care to team members consistent with their level of education, competence and scope of practice in order to meet patient’s needs. Assist staff nurse with utilizing the nursing process in providing professional nursing care based on established nursing care standards, policies and procedures. Assist staff in implementing evidence based practice to improve quality care. Main accountability for own practice and aspect of care delegated to others. Interact with co-workers, visitors, and other staff consistent with the core values of the hospital.
Masters of Science in Nursing, current Pennsylvania RN licensure and AHA BLS required. Five years of RN experience required and three year experience in specialty practice. Endoscopy experience preferred.
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 7,800 students from nearly 40 states and 40 countries with 21 st century professional education. We have 30,000 employees.
Jefferson Health , with 14 hospitals (three are Magnet-designated by the ANCC for nursing excellence) and 50+ 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 . This year, U.S. News & World Report has ranked Thomas Jefferson University Hospital as the 16 th best hospital in the nation, and among the nation’s best in 11 specialties. Jefferson Health also includes the NCI-designated Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center; it is one of only 69 such centers in the nation.
Thomas Jefferson University, nationally recognized for advancing groundbreaking developments in healthcare education and research, recently combined with Philadelphia University, internationally known for architecture, design, engineering, textiles and more. Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) has nine colleges and three schools dedicated to interprofessional 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 careers.
As an employer, the Jefferson Enterprise 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.