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Your Career at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

At Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), we help children grow and thrive — and we offer these same opportunities to the professionals who make up our team. CHOP is a unique work environment, with exceptional team members, supportive managers and state-of-the-art training. Our employees are all empowered to realize their well-defined goals, because we believe everyone makes a difference — it’s the very foundation on which our hospital is built.

Since 1855, CHOP has been the birthplace of many dramatic firsts in pediatric medicine. As the nation's first hospital devoted exclusively to caring for children, CHOP has fostered medical discoveries and innovations that have improved pediatric healthcare and saved the lives of countless children.

Today, that same spirit of care and innovation continues. The hospital now employs more than 13,000 people in more than 50 locations across Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) is proud to once again be named to U.S. News & World Report’s Honor Roll of the nation’s Best Children’s Hospitals.

In addition to the overall Honor Roll rankings of the top children’s hospitals in the nation, U.S. News evaluates programs in 10 specialty areas. For 2018-19, CHOP ranked in the top three in seven out of 10 specialties, and No. 1 rankings were awarded to the Division of Endocrinology and Diabetes and Division of Urology.

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA, USA
Job Summary The Clinical Nurse Supervisor provides leadership and direct day to day supervision of staff. Responsible for assuring delivery of safe, efficient, cost effective, age specific nursing care. Responsible for and deploys unit strategies designed to meet defined unit and CHOP clinical, financial and quality initiatives and associated performance and outcome targets. Effectively supervises staff. Job Responsibilities Financial Stewardship Executes and monitors systems to assure consistent and appropriate resource assignment and utilization. Responsible for maintaining budgeted cost per unit of service. Partners with nurse manager to identify and execute annual unit based quality improvement initiatives that result in a measurable impact on quality, cost and resource utilization. Assures efficient and cost effective utilization of Hospital resources at the unit level for day to day operations, clinical programming and unit based education....
Sep 17, 2021
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA, USA
Job Summary The Clinical Nurse practices at the level of an advanced beginner to expert practitioner of professional nursing in accordance with, and guided by the CHOP Nursing Professional Practice Model. The nurse at this level demonstrates competence in caring for patients and families and progresses to caring for those with the most complex problems/highest acuity in the designated clinical area. Provides age/developmentally appropriate care. Care is delivered through RN leadership for patient care within the framework of family-centered care. An apheresis RN has the training to practice therapeutic apheresis. This procedure is a part of a variety of clinical specialties, including hematology, oncology, rheumatology, and neurology. Apheresis involves removing and separating blood components to use in treatment (directly or indirectly). The Clinical Nurse adheres to the organizational and nursing department mission, vision, and values....
Sep 17, 2021
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA, USA
Job Summary In collaboration with an attending physician, the Front Line Ordering Clinician (FLOC) Nurse Practitioner is responsible for the direct care and follow-up of a population of patients that matches his/her delineation of privileges and skill set. This care is delivered in defined inpatient and hospital-outpatient areas. The components of the role include clinical practice, consultation, professional development, education, and research. The NPs in these roles may be required to have acute/critical care education and certification. The appropriate education/certification will be determined by the scope of the role in a particular practice area. The clinical portion of this role will require increased level of accountability including managing a cohort of high acuity patients. In addition to managing patient care, the FLOC NP may be required to utilize invasive interventions and procedures to promote physiologic stability. The role will also include off-shift...
Sep 17, 2021
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA, USA
Job Summary Under the direction of a supervising physician, the Physician Assistant is responsible for the direct care and follow up of a population of patients that match his/her Scope of Practice and skill set. The components of the role include clinical practice, consultation, professional development, education, and research. The Metabolic Disease Program at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia provides state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment services for genetic metabolic disorders. By using advanced tools for the diagnosis and treatment of these conditions, we're able to help manage your child's disorder so she can live a longer, healthier life. The program is part of the Division of Human Genetics . Our staff includes board-certified physicians, pediatric nurse practitioners, social workers, genetic counselors and dietitians. We work closely with our Metabolic Diagnostic Laboratory, a full-service laboratory specializing in diagnosing and monitoring inborn errors...
Sep 17, 2021
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA, USA
Job Summary Under the supervision of an attending physician, the Front Line Ordering Clinician (FLOC) Physician Assistant is responsible for the direct care and follow-up of a population of patients that matches his/her scope of practice and skill set. This care is delivered in defined inpatient and hospital-outpatient areas. The components of the role include clinical practice, consultation, professional development, education, and research. The PAs in these roles may be required to have acute/critical care education. The appropriate education will be determined by the scope of the role in a particular practice area. The clinical portion of this role will require increased level of accountability including managing a cohort of high acuity patients. In addition to managing patient care, the FLOC PA may be required to utilize invasive interventions and procedures to promote physiologic stability. The role will also include off-shift responsibility. The off shift rotation...
Sep 17, 2021
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA, USA
Job Summary Under the direction of a supervising physician, the Physician Assistant is responsible for the direct care and follow up of a population of patients that match his/her Scope of Practice and skill set. The components of the role include clinical practice, consultation, professional development, education, and research. Job Responsibilities Utilizes advanced assessment skills to manage a cohort of patients. Performs and documents daily assessments. Collects and analyzes data and formulates a family-centered plan of care. Evaluates and monitors the effectiveness of the prescribed treatment plan. Communicates the plan of care and changes to this plan to the supervising physician. Performs any needed advanced procedures that are listed in the Scope of Practice document and approved as a part of the credentialing process. Acts as a consultant to multidisciplinary healthcare team members. Participates in scholarly activities including research and...
Sep 17, 2021
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA, USA
Job Summary In collaboration with an attending physician, the Front Line Ordering Clinician (FLOC) Nurse Practitioner is responsible for the direct care and follow-up of a population of patients that matches his/her delineation of privileges and skill set. This care is delivered in defined inpatient and hospital-outpatient areas. The components of the role include clinical practice, consultation, professional development, education, and research. The NPs in these roles may be required to have acute/critical care education and certification. The appropriate education/certification will be determined by the scope of the role in a particular practice area. The clinical portion of this role will require increased level of accountability including managing a cohort of high acuity patients. In addition to managing patient care, the FLOC NP may be required to utilize invasive interventions and procedures to promote physiologic stability. The role will also include off-shift...
Sep 17, 2021
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA, USA
Job Summary The Advanced Practice Provider (APP) Team Leader serves as a conduit between the Advanced Practice Nurse Management Team and a defined group of Advanced Practice Providers (NP/PA/CNM/CNS) for the purpose of facilitating communication, supporting on-boarding of team members, maintaining day to day operations and evaluating clinical practice with a particular focus on quality and performance improvement. In the clinical portion of the role, the APP Team Lead in a Front Line Ordering Clinician Role (FLOC) will work in collaboration with the attending physician to provide direct care and follow-up of a population of patients that matches his/her delineation of privileges and skill set. This care is delivered in defined inpatient and hospital-outpatient areas. The components of the role include clinical practice, consultation, professional development, education, and research. The APP Team Lead in these roles may be required to have acute/critical care education and...
Sep 17, 2021
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA, USA
Job Summary Responsible for the management of Advanced Practice Providers (APP) in Behavioral Health and nursing/ancillary staff if applicable. In collaboration with the Nursing and Clinical Care Services Department and Division/Department leadership, the APP Manager provides oversight of Advanced Practice Providers. The APP Manager will serve as a leader in the field ensuring the highest standards of clinical practice. He/She will support development and implementation of the role within the specific Division and in alignment with institutional values and goals. Leadership includes but is not limited to maintaining APP competency, supporting evidence-based practice, the development of system to ensure and improve patient care as well as efficiency and productivity. He/she will also foster and support the participation in professional development and involvement in scholarly activities that contribute to the discipline and/or specialty practice area. To learn...
Sep 17, 2021
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA, USA
Job Summary The Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) is a growing 65 bed, blended acuity, multidisciplinary unit. The PICU serves critically ill children and their families who require the most advanced diagnostic and therapeutic services. These advanced technologies include, but are not limited to, high frequency oscillatory ventilation, nitric oxide and heliox therapies as well as Extra Corporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) and Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy (CRRT). Equipped with advanced technology, nursing care is dedicated to improve survival, hasten recovery, minimize disability and relieve pain and suffering from critical illness and injury in a safe, humane, and respectful manner. Conditions that commonly cause critical illness and injury include respiratory failure, severe infection, poisoning, drug overdose, trauma, extensive surgery, congenital anomalies and immunological disorders. This requisition may be filling multiple positions. The UP2 Clinical...
Sep 17, 2021
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA, USA
Job Summary The CICU is a 32 bed unit that cares for patients with congenital and acquired heart conditions, that largely require surgical and or medical intervention, some within just hours of being born. The CICU at CHOP is one of the largest in the world and is comprised of a team of highly trained medical providers, nurses, and respiratory therapists dedicated to the healing and well-being of this specialized patient population. State of the art medical technology, such as Ventricular Assist Devices (VADs), ECMO, dialysis, as well as open heart transplants are all readily seen on the CICU. This education rich, and collaborative environment leads with evidence based practice and innovation to promote the best patient outcomes possible. The requisition will fill multiple positions. The Clinical Nurse practices at the level of an advanced beginner to expert practitioner of professional nursing in accordance with, and guided by the CHOP Nursing...
Sep 17, 2021
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA, USA
Job Summary The CCU is a 29-bed unit that provides intermediate level care to patients with congenital and acquired heart disease as well as those with primary rhythm abnormalities. The patients include medical and surgical cardiac patients with an age range typically spanning newborns to young adults. These patients may include those with non-invasive ventilation, such as CPAP/BiPaP and stable trachs. Some of our patients require continuous inotropic infusions to support their heart function while others require mechanical support such as ventricular assist devices (VADs). As a unit dedicated to interprofessional collaboration and education, we strive to provide care to our patients and families while on the continuum of their inpatient stay within the Cardiac Center. This requisition will fill multiple positions. The Clinical Nurse practices at the level of an advanced beginner to expert practitioner of professional nursing in accordance with, and guided by the CHOP...
Sep 17, 2021
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA, USA
Job Summary The CCU is a 29-bed unit that provides intermediate level care to patients with congenital and acquired heart disease as well as those with primary rhythm abnormalities. Patients include medical and surgical cardiac patients with an age range typically spanning newborns to young adults. These patients may include those with non-invasive ventilation, such as CPAP/BiPaP and stable trachs. Some of our patients require continuous inotropic infusions to support their heart function while others require mechanical support such as ventricular assist devices (VADs). As a unit dedicated to interprofessional collaboration and education, we strive to provide care to our patients and families while on the continuum of their inpatient stay within the Cardiac Center. This requisition will fill multiple positions. The Clinical Nurse practices at the level of an advanced beginner to expert practitioner of professional nursing in accordance with, and guided by the CHOP...
Sep 17, 2021
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA, USA
Job Summary The Harriet and Ronald Lassin Newborn/Infant Intensive Care Unit (N/IICU) at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia utilizes the latest technology to provide care for sick newborns and infants. Our nurses are part of an incredible team that includes top neonatologists and pediatric surgeons. You’ll play an essential role in providing the best care for a child, while working with cutting-edge solutions. N/IICU nurses are active participants in cutting-edge research in neonatology, surgery and pediatric subspecialty care, along with supporting deliveries in our Special Delivery Unit. The N/IICU is currently 100 beds spread over 5 individual units, each with its own manager and leadership team. Applications to this requisition include all 5 NICU units. Opportunities available for rotating or night shift positions. This requisition may fill multiple positions. The Clinical Nurse practices at the level of an advanced beginner to expert practitioner of...
Sep 17, 2021
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA, USA
Job Summary The Cardiac OR at CHOP has two dedicated operating rooms and a Hybrid room that is shared with the Cath Lab.. The CTOR cares for patients ranging in age from neonates to adults. The CTOR team works closely with the anesthesia and perfusion teams providing a very supportive teamwork environment. This posting will fill multiple positions. The Clinical Nurse III - Cardiothoracic Surgery safely delivers care as a competent-to-proficient practitioner of nursing. The Nurse III, at this level, demonstrates competence in caring for patients with complex problems —specializing in cardiothoracic surgery. In addition, the nurse demonstrates clinical leadership skills by contributing to standards of care and unit goals. The nurse serves as a role model for other staff and a preceptor for new employees. He/she participates in endeavors to increase knowledge....
Sep 17, 2021
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA, USA
Job Summary In collaboration with an attending physician, the Front Line Ordering Clinician (FLOC) Nurse Practitioner is responsible for the direct care and follow-up of a population of patients that matches his/her delineation of privileges and skill set. This care is delivered in defined inpatient and hospital-outpatient areas. The components of the role include clinical practice, consultation, professional development, education, and research. The NPs in these roles may be required to have acute/critical care education and certification. The appropriate education/certification will be determined by the scope of the role in a particular practice area. The clinical portion of this role will require increased level of accountability including managing a cohort of high acuity patients. In addition to managing patient care, the FLOC NP may be required to utilize invasive interventions and procedures to promote physiologic stability. The role will also include off-shift...
Sep 17, 2021
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA, USA
Job Summary In collaboration with an attending physician, the Front Line Ordering Clinician (FLOC) Nurse Practitioner is responsible for the direct care and follow-up of a population of patients that matches his/her delineation of privileges and skill set. This care is delivered in defined inpatient and hospital-outpatient areas. The components of the role include clinical practice, consultation, professional development, education, and research. The NPs in these roles may be required to have acute/critical care education and certification. The appropriate education/certification will be determined by the scope of the role in a particular practice area. The clinical portion of this role will require increased level of accountability including managing a cohort of high acuity patients. In addition to managing patient care, the FLOC NP may be required to utilize invasive interventions and procedures to promote physiologic stability. The role will also include off-shift...
Sep 17, 2021
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA, USA
Job Summary In collaboration with an attending physician, the Front Line Ordering Clinician (FLOC) Nurse Practitioner is responsible for the direct care and follow-up of a population of patients that matches his/her delineation of privileges and skill set. This care is delivered in defined inpatient and hospital-outpatient areas. The components of the role include clinical practice, consultation, professional development, education, and research. The NPs in these roles may be required to have acute/critical care education and certification. The appropriate education/certification will be determined by the scope of the role in a particular practice area. The clinical portion of this role will require increased level of accountability including managing a cohort of high acuity patients. In addition to managing patient care, the FLOC NP may be required to utilize invasive interventions and procedures to promote physiologic stability. The role will also include off-shift...
Sep 17, 2021
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA, USA
Job Summary The Harriet and Ronald Lassin Newborn/Infant Intensive Care Unit (N/IICU) at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia utilizes the latest technology to provide care for sick newborns and infants. Our nurses are part of an incredible team that includes top neonatologists and pediatric surgeons. You’ll play an essential role in providing the best care for a child, while working with cutting-edge solutions. N/IICU nurses are active participants in cutting-edge research in neonatology, surgery and pediatric subspecialty care, along with supporting deliveries in our Special Delivery Unit. The N/IICU is currently 100 beds spread over 5 individual units, each with its own manager and leadership team. Application to this requisition includes all 5 NICU units. Opportunities available for rotating or night shift positions. This requisition may fill multiple positions. The Clinical Nurse practices at the level of an advanced beginner to expert practitioner of...
Sep 17, 2021
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA, USA
Job Summary The CICU is a 32 bed unit that cares for patients with congenital and acquired heart conditions, that largely require surgical and or medical intervention, some within just hours of being born. The CICU at CHOP is one of the largest in the world and is comprised of a team of highly trained medical providers, nurses, and respiratory therapists dedicated to the healing and well-being of this specialized patient population. State of the art medical technology, such as Ventricular Assist Devices (VADs), ECMO, dialysis, as well as open heart transplants are all readily seen on the CICU. This education rich, and collaborative environment leads with evidence based practice and innovation to promote the best patient outcomes possible. The requisition may fill multiple positions. The per diem Clinical Nurse meets the established staffing and scheduling expectations for the position. Maintenance of all competencies and required educational...
Sep 17, 2021
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA, USA
Job Summary In collaboration with an attending physician, the Nurse Practitioner is responsible for the direct care and follow-up of a population of patients that matches his/her delineation of privileges and skill set. The components of the role include clinical practice, consultation, professional development, education, and research. The Acquired Autonomic Dysfunction Program (AADP) was created to address the complex needs of patients living with autonomic dysfunction. The integrative program acknowledges the relationship between the brain and the body and its effect on the autonomic nervous system. The AADP team includes pediatricisions, nurse practitioners, care coordinators, psychologists, social workers, neurologists, cardiologists, gastroenterologists, psychiatrists, pharmacists, nutritionists, and physical therapists. To learn more about AADP at CHOP, please visit https://www.chop.edu/centers-programs/acquired-autonomic-dysfunction-program To learn...
Sep 17, 2021
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA, USA
Job Summary The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is currently hiring Operating Room Nurses! There are multiple openings available. The Clinical Nurse practices at the level of an advanced beginner to expert practitioner of professional nursing in accordance with, and guided by the CHOP Nursing Professional Practice Model. The nurse at this level demonstrates competence in caring for patients and families and progresses to caring for those with the most complex problems/highest acuity in the designated clinical area. Provides age/developmentally appropriate care. Care is delivered through RN leadership for patient care within the framework of family-centered care. A dedicated group of nurses, surgeons, anesthesiologists, surgical technologists, medical assistants, perioperative and anesthesia technicians, and administrative support staff collaborate to provide state of the art family-centered perioperative care for more than 20,000 patients each year....
Sep 17, 2021
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA, USA
Job Summary This posting is an application for positions in inpatient units including: medical/surgical, emergency, intraoperative, intensive care units, and rotational unit positions through the Nursing Operations department. Positions may be full-time or part-time. Application is open to new to practice, currently licensed Registered Nurses, as well as those with less than 12 months of RN work experience. Applicants without an active license should apply to the Nurse Resident--Pending Licensure position. This requisition will fill multiple positions. For additional information: http://CHOP Nurse Residency Program The Nurse Resident is an advanced beginner-level practitioner of professional nursing. The nurse at this level learns to apply the nursing process and safely performs routine care with guidance, following established nursing procedures, in accordance with, and guided by the CHOP Nursing Professional Practice Model. Promotion to Clinical Nurse...
Sep 17, 2021