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RN/Registered Nurse (DAY SHIFT) - Acute Care 3

Company: Penn State Health
Location: Hershey
Posted on: March 19, 2023

Job Description:

Penn State Health - Milton S. Hershey Medical CenterLocation : US:PA:Hershey
Work Type : Full Time
FTE : 0.90
Shift : Day
Hours : 7:00a - 7:00pRecruiter Contact: Allison Scheetz at

**$15,000 Sign On Bonus - eligible to those that qualify!**Penn State Hershey Medical Center is Central Pennsylvania's only Academic Medical Center, Level 1 Regional Adult and Pediatric Trauma Center, and Tertiary Care Provider. As a four-time Magnet designated hospital, Hershey Medical Center values the hard work and dedication that our nurses exhibit every day. Through our core values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Excellence, our nurses are a team committed to compassionate care for our diverse patient population, our community and each other. As a valued team member, we promote continued professional development, specialty certification, continuing education and career growth.Located in Hershey, PA, Hershey Medical Center is part of a strong community that is enriched with socially-minded organizations and individuals working to create a wonderful place to live. In the heart of Central Pennsylvania, Hershey is a combination of rural, suburban and city living that is within a short distance to some of the busiest east coast cities including New York, Washington DC and Philadelphia. To learn more, visit SUMMARY:Registered Nurses who join this fast-paced work environment will be responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating nursing care to a designated group of patients. This unit consists of 60 telemetry beds that offers our patients a comprehensive array of highly specialized medical and surgical services including: Trauma/Emergency General Surgery, Orthopedics (hip and knee joint reconstruction, hip preservation, fracture care, metabolic bone disease, gait abnormalities and arthritis), Hematology and Bariatrics. This is an ideal floor for nurses who are interested in promoting their professional growth as a nurse and love to work with these postoperative and medical patients. Certification is encouraged and financially rewarded.MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:Currently licensed to practice as a registered nurse by State of employmentAHA BLS prior to end of orientation periodPREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:At least 2 years of acute care/med surg nursing experience.Telemetry.ACLS.Trauma and bariatrics nursing experience.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS*:Able to sit occasionally; stand constantly; walk frequently.Able to lift/carry 0-10 lbs frequently; 11-50 lbs occasionally.Able to push/pull 0-20 lbs frequently; 21-75 lbs occasionally.Able to climb occasionally; reach constantly.Able to use hand for simple/firm grasping.

  • Appended to this job description is the Work Task Analysis that further describes the physical requirements appropriate for this roleIn addition to a rewarding career, we also offer great benefits including but not limited to:Paid Time Off and Personal TimeMedical Benefits (No waiting period)Dental and Vision BenefitsPenn State University Tuition Assistance (Full-Time Employees)Elder Care/Child Care ResourcesLife InsuranceCompany Sponsored 401KPaid Parental LeaveRelocation Bonus for those who qualify

    This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

    Penn State Health is fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is unapologetically expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, martial status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please call 717-531-8440 between the hours of 7:30 AM and 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday through Friday, email or download our Accommodation Instructions for Job Applicants PDF for more detailed steps for assistance.Union : SEIU Healthcare Pennsylvania


Keywords: Penn State Health, Reading , RN/Registered Nurse (DAY SHIFT) - Acute Care 3, Healthcare , Hershey, Pennsylvania

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