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Amy McGovern

Amy McGovern
BSN, RN-BC, CCRN, CSC

Philadelphia, PA

Specialties

Cardiology, Critical Care, Acute Care, Medical/Surgical, Telemetry, Pulmonary


Details

Professional Achievements:
  • Associate Degree in Letters, Arts and Science and Diploma in Nursing 1992 from Frankford Hospital and Penn State University
  • CCRN 2011 (AACN)
  • CSC 2013    (AACN)
  • BSN 2014 from Eastern University
  • RN-BC in Cardiovascular Nursing 2015 (ANCC)
  • Awarded the Lillian Brunner Award for Nursing Excellence in Clinical Judgement and Decision making from UPHS 2012
  • Inducted into the Distinguished nursing Clinician Academy at Penn Medicine 2017
  • Chair of the Professional Excellence council at Pennsylvania Hospital currently
  • Clinical level 4 nurse
  • Education chair for SePA June 2019
Favorite Thing About My Profession:
  • Constant continued education
  • So many amazing opportunities for our profession.  Best profession to advance in multiple ways
  • Making a difference in people's lives
  • The privelage of being afforded the ability to know, grow and enhance someone's life with the attributes and skills we have as nurses
Virtues:
  • Dedicated, receptive preceptor
  • Active mentor
  • Relentless advocate for professional accountability and workplace incivility
  • Advocate for nursing education and healthy workplace initiatives
  • Unity proponent in nursing work


Work History

Penn Medicine in Philadelphia, PA
critical care rn /Heart station/ EP lab — December, 1990 to present

Education History

Eastern Universtity
September, 2012 to December, 2014

Frankford Hospital School of Nursing

Pennsylvania State University

Community College of Philadelphia


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