Charge Registered Nurse - General Adult Unit - Night Shift
Universal Health Services, Inc.
October 6, 2018
Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) knows what it takes to lead, inspire and succeed. One of the nation's largest and most respected hospital companies, UHS owns and operates through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.
UHS built an impressive record of achievement and performance, steadily growing from a startup company with zero revenue into a Fortune 500 corporation with annual revenue that exceeds 9 billion. The company's operating philosophy has proven to be effective: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, then invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive and become a dominant healthcare provider in its community.
Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS ranks on the Fortune 500 list of America's largest corporations with over 74,000 employees, and is consistently listed among Fortune's "Most Admired Companies" and one of the 30 Most Meaningful Companies To Work For in America by Business Insider.
Mission Statement: To provide superior quality healthcare services that: PATIENTS recommend to family and friends, PHYSICIANS prefer for their patients, PURCHASERS select for their clients, EMPLOYEES are proud of, and INVESTORS seek for long-term returns.
On 100 beautiful acres in Northeast Philadelphia stands Friends Hospital, one of Americaâ€™s oldest hospitals and the first private non-profit institution in the country, founded exclusively to help persons with mental illness. When people come onto the grounds of Friends Hospital, we want them to feel that they have left the city and entered a quiet refuge where the process of healing the mind has taken place for nearly two centuries.
A commitment to excellence in psychiatric diagnostics, research, treatment and education is at the core of Friends Hospitalâ€™s approach to treatment today. We strive to blend advancing medical treatments with a compassionate and supportive environment. This approach has earned us the distinction as one of Philadelphiaâ€™s top mental health facilities and the only inpatient psychiatric hospital in Pennsylvania to achieve Top Performer on Key Quality MeasuresÂ® from The Joint Commission for four years in a row.
Using the principles of wellness and recovery, our multidisciplinary treatment teams, including psychiatrists, psychologists, registered nurses, social workers, expressive arts therapists, and other mental health specialists, provide individualized care to meet each patientâ€™s unique needs.
Benefit Highlights: â€¢ Challenging and rewarding work environment â€¢ Career development opportunities within UHS and its Subsidiaries â€¢ Competitive Compensation â€¢ Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plan â€¢ 401(K) with company match and discounted stock plan â€¢ Generous Paid Time Off
The Charge Registered Nurse provides administrative and clinical responsibility for all nursing services on their intended unit. Demonstrates leadership and role modeling at all times for staff. Supervises direct patient care, nursing management, assessments, and crisis management. Ensures environmental safety for the patient population. Assists with training and education of staff, patients, and families as needed. Assists nursing leadership and/or the nursing supervisor in reviewing for referrals for admissions, completing admissions assessments and other assigned duties that facilitate the proper operation of the facility.
What do our current nurses value at UHS?
An environment that puts patient care first. One of the most rewarding aspects of working as a Registered Nurse (RN) is providing excellent care, comfort, and security to the patients and families you treat, at their most vulnerable times. Having the opportunity to grow, learn, and advance in your career. There are very robust continuing education options and opportunities for leadership development as a Registered Nurse (RN) with UHS. Supportive and responsive leadership. Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.