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Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

3400 Spruce St Philadelphia, PA

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Hospital Bio

The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania is world-renowned for its clinical and research excellence, forging the way for newer and better ways to diagnose and treat illnesses and disorders. Since 1765 when it first opened its doors, Penn has been dedicated to the training of physicians and the discovery and implementation of new medical knowledge. The world-class faculty and staff of the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania are dedicated to superior patient care, education and research for a better, healthier future.

Hospital Info

Facility Type: Acute Care Hospitals

Ownership: Voluntary non-profit - Private

Military Hospital: No

Awards/Certifications: American Heart Association’s Get With The Guidelines - Stroke Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award, American Heart Association's Get with the Guidelines - Heart Failure Gold Plus Achievement Award, Magnet Award, The Gold Seal of Approval by The Joint Commission, Top Performer in Key Quality Measures by Joint Commission

Teaching Hospital: Yes

Number of beds: 776

Services At This Hospital

  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Anesthesia
  • Animal-Assisted Therapy
  • Asthma
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Blood Donation Center
  • Cancer
  • Cardiology & Cardiac Surgery
  • Dermatology
  • Diabetes
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Endocrine & Oncologic Surgery
  • Endocrinology
  • Epilepsy
  • Fertility Care
  • Gastroenterology
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Genetics
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Gynecology
  • Heart
  • Hematology
  • Home Infusion Therapy
  • Hyperbaric Medicine
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Infertility
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Radiology
  • Kidney
  • Laboratory Medicine
  • Liver
  • Medicine
  • Neurology
  • Neurosciences
  • Neurosurgery
  • Ob/Gyn Care
  • Occupational Medicine
  • Ophthalmology
  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Orthopaedics
  • Otorhinolaryngology
  • Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
  • Pediatrics
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Primary Care
  • Psychiatry
  • Pulmonary Medicine
  • Radiation Oncology
  • Radiology
  • Renal Disease
  • Rheumatology
  • Sleep Medicine
  • Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Transplant
  • Traumatology & Surgical Critical Care
  • Travel Medicine
  • Urology
  • Vascular Medicine & Surgery
  • Women's Health
4.5 review

Psychiatric (Mental Health)

Excellent co workers

PROS:

Team players, good scheduling. Time off is great. Up to date resources. Continuing education. Great staff to work with. Early schedule to review

CONS:

Extra time hard to get. Poor staffing. Manager is unfair

Psychiatric (Mental Health)

mental

PROS:

good very very very very very very very very nice and good d s s s s s s s s s s

CONS:

None

Neurology ICU (Neuro ICU)

CN 1

PROS:

friendly work environment, good pay, great communication between coworkers, great location, experienced peers, best MD's in the area, unbeatable experience gained

CONS:

short staffed

Home Health (Hospice)

Awesome Place

PROS:

Team work at its finest. Top pay. This is a place that you can continue to grow in all areas of the medical field

CONS:

Call outs are at a low

Cardiovascular ICU (CVICU)

Great

PROS:

the learning is endless and the people make the job incredible. You won't stop learning along the way, the staff supports the learning

CONS:

Acuity

Neuroscience (Neurological, Neurology)

Great

PROS:

Pay, advancement opportunities, benefits, coworkers, autonomy, excellent place to work. Would recommend to anyone. Have nothing else to report but I have to use more than 20 words

CONS:

None

Oncology

Hem/Onc

PROS:

Facility,pay, ratio (I would say patient ratio:staff had to be the best I've ever worked. I literally had a max of 4 patients!).

CONS:

Scheduling

Step-down

Five Stars

PROS:

Advance in career and education

CONS:

None

Oncology

Five Stars

PROS:

Great management, team nursing, great pay, great benefits

CONS:

None

PACU (Post-Anasthesia, Recovery Room, PAR)

Five Stars

PROS:

it is a great city hospital with many opportunities for an RN

CONS:

None

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