The Registered Professional Staff Nurse integrates the practice of
nursing through the implementation of the nursing process, in assessing
and rendering physiological and psychological care for patients.
Critical thinking and compassionate approach are combined within a
framework of partnership as reflected in the Main Line Health
Professional Practice Model. Utilizing knowledge of the principles of
growth and development over the life span of these patients, the Staff
Nurse demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide age
appropriate care. The Staff Nurse demonstrates competencies in evidence
based nursing practice, making clinical decisions using the best
available research evidence, clinical expertise and patient preference.
The Staff Nurse engages in clinical, departmental, and shared
decision-making initiatives, resulting in a culture of safety and a
superior patient experience. The Staff Nurse identifies each patient’s
requirements in accordance with professional practice standards as set
forth by the American Nurses Association, PA Nurse Practice Act,
regulatory standards and MLH policies and procedures.
Education: Graduation from an accredited school of professional nursing.
Diploma, Associate Degree, or BSN Degree. BSN Degree preferred.
Ability to communicate proficiently in English to perform job duties.
Licensures & Certifications:
A current PA RN license.
Maintains validation of current BLS training (CPR).
Certification in specialty area desired.
For more information, call 1.866.CALL.MLH.