Registered Nurse/RN Heart and Vascular Critical Care Unit

Penn State Health

Posted 8 months ago

Listing Type: Nursing
Employment Type: Nursing
Shift: Nights
Education Level: Not Stated
Certificates: Not Stated
Experience Level: All|Experienced
Compensation: NA

Registered Nurse/RN Heart and Vascular Critical Care Unit

Job ID: 2928
Category: Registered Nurse

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Location: US:PA:Hershey
Work Type: Full Time
FTE: 72 hours every two weeks
Shift: Night
Hours: 7pm – 7am including every other weekend
Recruiter Contact:Amber Fine,RN afine@pennstatehealth.psu.edu, 717-531-4386

We are looking for Registered Nurses that are highly motivated team players that have excellent critical thinking skills!

JOB SUMMARY:

Responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating nursing care to a designated group of patients.

This 30 bed acuity adaptable critical care unit provides care for acute cardiology, heart failure, vascular surgery, cardiac and thoracic surgery, heart transplant, and mechanical circulatory support patients.

FELLOWSHIP EXPERIENCE:

Nurses will be trained in a 9 month fellowship program following the orientation period.
This exciting opportunity will allow nurses to gain knowledge to be proficient and confident delivering quality care for high acuity patients.
Every nurse will be paired with a preceptor to help aid the education process with critical care education and clinical experts.
You should expect didactic learning, classroom lectures and preparation for the CCRN course.

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.
6 months RN experience required.

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 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.

The Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its workforce. Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans Disabled.

Union:SEIU Nurses

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