Penn State Health RN/Registered Nurse - 3rd Floor South Addition in Hershey, Pennsylvania
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Work Type: Full Time
Hours: 7:00 pm - 7:00 am
R ecruiter Information: Contact Amber Fine at firstname.lastname@example.org
As a registered nurse at Penn State Health, Hershey Medical Center you’re an integral part of our patient care. Our commitment to our 2,500+ nurses is evident in our achievements we have made together including our recent 3rdMagnet designation. As a valued team member we sponsor continued professional development, specialty certification, continuing education, and career growth opportunities. Opportunities are available to participate in unit and department based councils, committees, and teams to drive nursing practice and professionalism.
-Registered Nurses who join this fast-paced work environment will develop strong assessment skills caring for floor-level medical-surgical patients.
-The 3rdfloor South Addition is a specialty unit with 46 beds creating opportunities for the RN to collaborate with a variety of interdisciplinary health care teams to enhance positive patient outcomes.
-We offer our patients a comprehensive array of highly specialized services including; Trauma, Emergency General Surgery, Hematology and Bariatric.
-Additional bed allocation is used as an overflow for all medical and surgical specialties, creating a rich diversity in the patient population.
In addition to a rewarding career, we also offer great benefits including but not limited to:
·Paid Time Off and Personal Time
·Medical Benefits (No waiting period)
·Dental and Vision Benefits
·Penn State University Tuition Assistance (Full-Time Employees)
·Elder Care/Child Care Resources
M INIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
Registered Nurse with license to practice professional nursing in the state of Pennsylvania required OR Registered Nurse from another state with a Temporary PA Practice Permit required.
6 months RN experience required.
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 role.
If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. 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.
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Union: SEIU Nurses