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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 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. The Clinical Nurse adheres to the organizational and nursing department mission, vision, and values. S/he practices in accordance with the ANA Code of Ethics; the ANA Standards of Clinical Nursing Practice; practice standards of applicable specialty nursing organizations; and CHOP developed standards of nursing practice. The professional nurse practices within the defined scope of practice designated by the...
Jun 21, 2021
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA, USA
Job Summary The PACU department at CHOP is currently recruiting for a Part Time PACU RN. Applicants will be working rotating Day/Evening shifts. The shifts could range from as early as 6:00am to 11:00pm. Call is a requirement to cover the night shift, weekends, and holidays. The PACU provides preoperative and postoperative care to all types of surgical patients and also to those patients receiving general anesthesia in other departments in the Main and Wood buildings of CHOP and at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. These services are provided 24/7 through in-house coverage or an on-call system. The staff also aids in the completion and accuracy of patient chart preparation through the Chart Center. 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...
Jun 21, 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...
Jun 21, 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...
Jun 21, 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...
Jun 21, 2021
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...
Jun 21, 2021
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA, USA
Job Summary The CHOP Cellular Therapy and Transplant Section (CTTS) at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) is seeking a Clinical Research Nurse Coordinator, with the oversight of the Administrative/Program Manager c oordinates all clinical research activities with minimal supervision. Assignments will include more complex studies that require a nurse’s clinical expertise. The Cellular Therapy and Transplant Section (CTTS) at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) consists of a preeminent team of specialists in immunotherapy (IP) and blood and marrow transplant (BMT) . The CTTS is part of the Division of Oncology in the Department of Pediatrics at CHOP. Our patients receive the most cutting-edge treatment options for a variety of severe illnesses, various cancers, and disorders of the blood and immune system. All services are available at our state-of-the-art facility where we prioritize patient comfort and safety. Led by Stephan A. Grupp, MD ;...
Jun 21, 2021
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA, USA
Job Summary Under the supervision of an attending physician, the 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 the NIICU inpatient 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 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 schedule may include days, evenings, nights, weekends and holidays...
Jun 21, 2021
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA, USA
Job Summary Under the supervision of a sub-specialty attending physician, a Hospital-Physician is a board-certified or board-eligible pediatrician who evaluates, treats, manages inpatient care, documents medical findings in EPIC, provides support to patients, families and colleagues, collaborates with administration and nursing staff. Will see patients from birth to 21 years old. Will diagnose and treat various conditions. Responsible for the direct care and follow-up in a defined inpatient and hospital-outpatient areas. Order labs, testing, as appropriate. Maintains working knowledge of electronic medical record. The role will also include off-shift responsibility that may include days, evenings, nights, weekends and holidays as determined by the clinical needs of the practice environment. Ensures compliance with all applicable federal, state, local, legal, regulatory and clinical standards and requirements including (but not limited to): HIPAA, OSHA, Joint Commission,...
Jun 21, 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 be filling multiple positions. The Clinical Nurse practices at the level of an advanced beginner to expert practitioner...
Jun 21, 2021
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA, USA
Job Summary Under the direction/supervision of a collaborative physician and practicing APP, the APP Fellow- CRNP is a trainee. The APP Fellowship program is provides mentoring, didactic teaching, simulation skills training, and experience to prepare the APP Fellow to become a competent Front Line Ordering Clinician. Throughout the program, the APP Fellow will become responsible for the direct care and follow up of a population of patients that match his/her skill set through the designated curriculum and timelines. The components of the role include education, clinical practice, consultation, and professional development. This program will be an oncology-specific immersion. To learn more about the Center for Advanced Practice, please visit https://www.chop.edu/centers-programs/center-advanced-practice Job Responsibilities Under the direct guidance and supervision of the Attending Physician and/or Front Line Ordering Clinician:...
Jun 21, 2021
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA, USA
Job Summary In collaboration with identified nursing and medical leadership the Complex Care Service Continuity RN serves as a nursing resource in coordinating all in-patient needs of complex patients. Acts as a liaison between physicians, consulting teams, bedside RNs, families and patients. Ensures all needed care is seamless and is completed in a timely manner. Works in collaboration with complex or “high-risk” patients and their family, attending, subspecialists and community providers to ensure discharge goals are met effectively, efficiently and seamlessly. Job Responsibilities Clinical Leadership : Works directly with families and all care providers to improve the coordination of care for medically complex patients and the patient and family experience at CHOP Communicates changes in daily care plan and schedule to patient/family, clinical care team members and bedside nurse various times throughout the day Liaison between attending,...
Jun 21, 2021
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Glen Mills, PA, USA
Job Summary The SWAT nurse is a highly skilled, highly trained experienced operating room nurse who provides support to both the ASCs and the main operating room. The SWAT nurse is able to function independently to provide safe, quality and clinically competent care. The SWAT nurse is able to plan, implement, evaluate and document care that is in accordance with organizational policies and procedures. This position will rotate between the operating rooms at the Philadelphia Hospital, Brandywine Ambulatory Surgical Center, and Voorhees Ambulatory Surgical Center. A PA and NJ RN license is required. This position requires two (2) years of operating room RN experience. Required Licenses, Certifications, Registrations Registered Nursing License or active Temporary Practice Permit in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania AND State of New Jersey. If practicing with an active temporary practice permit, obtains an RN license prior to the expiration of the...
Jun 21, 2021
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA, USA
Job Summary The Cardiac OR at CHOP has 2 dedicated operating rooms and a Hybrid room that is shared with the Cath Lab. We care for patients from neonates to adults and work closely with the anesthesia and perfusion teams. 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. The Clinical Nurse adheres to the organizational and nursing department mission, vision, and values. S/he practices in accordance with the ANA Code of Ethics; the ANA Standards of Clinical...
Jun 21, 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...
Jun 21, 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. To learn more about the Division of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, please visit https://www.chop.edu/centers-programs/developmental-and-behavioral-pediatrics/about To learn more about our Center for Advanced Practice and innovative programs for our APPs, visit https://www.chop.edu/centers-programs/center-advanced-practice 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. Performs any needed advanced procedures that are listed in...
Jun 21, 2021
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA, USA
Job Summary Responsible for the management of Advanced Practice Providers (APP) 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. Job Responsibilities...
Jun 21, 2021
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA, USA
Job Summary The cardiac catheterization lab is a highly specialized innovative unit where nurses and techs are part of a team that provides care for diagnostic, interventional, and lymphatic, and electrophysiology procedural patients. The lab participates in several frontier programs including the lymphatic and valve programs and are on the leading edge of breakthrough treatments. This posting 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 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....
Jun 21, 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 and care for patients ranging in age from neonates to adults. The CTOR team works closely with 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....
Jun 21, 2021
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA, USA
Job Summary Responsible for the management of Advanced Practice Providers (APP) 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. Job Responsibilities...
Jun 21, 2021
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA, USA
Job Summary The CCU is a 25-bed unit which is in the process of expanding to become a 29-bed unit late Spring 2021. We provide intermediate level care to patients with congenital and acquired heart disease as well as those with primary rhythm abnormalities. Our 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...
Jun 21, 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...
Jun 21, 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. The Clinical Nurse adheres to the organizational and nursing department mission, vision, and values. S/he practices in accordance with the ANA Code of Ethics; the ANA Standards of Clinical Nursing Practice; practice standards of applicable specialty nursing organizations; and CHOP developed standards of nursing practice. The professional nurse practices within the defined scope of practice designated by the...
Jun 21, 2021
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia King of Prussia, 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...
Jun 21, 2021