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Penn State Health RN/Registered Nurse - 4th Floor Surgery in Hershey, Pennsylvania

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Location: US:PA:Hershey

Work Type: Full Time

FTE: 0.9

Shift: Night

Hours: 7p - 7a

JOB SUMMARY:

As a registered nurse at Penn State Health Milton S. 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 3rd Magnet 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.

For more information, please contact Amber Fine, Nurse Recruiter at afine@pennstatehealth.psu.edu

- 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 44 telemetry capable beds.

-Patients are offered a variety of highly specialized services including:Orthopedics (hip and knee joint reconstruction, hip preservation, fracture care, metabolic bone disease, gait abnormalities and arthritis), ENT (radical neck surgery, laryngectomy, thyroidectomy, tracheostomy, flaps, and facial trauma), Plastics (skin grafting, flaps, leech therapy, burns, re-attachment of digits/extremities), and Urology (urinary tract infections, kidney stones, ureteral strictures, cystitis, benign prostatic hypertrophy).

-Certification is encouraged and financially rewarded.

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

· Life Insurance

MINIMUM 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.

Six months RN experience required.

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.

Penn State Health is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. 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 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday – Friday, email hrsolutions@pennstatehealth.psu.edu or download our Accommodation Instructions for Job Applicants PDF for more detailed steps for assistance.

Union: SEIU Nurses

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