Work Type: Full Time FTE: 0.90 Shift: Varied Hours: TBD at Interview Recruiter Contact: Katy Rush (email@example.com)
*** $10,000 Sign-on Bonus***
SUMMARY OF POSITION:
This role offers an exceptional experience for new RN graduates to continue to learn and grow in their nursing career while assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating nursing care to a variety of patients. Graduate nurse residents are expected to commit to full-time employment for a year, as well as actively participate in all learning opportunities that are offered. Please note that monthly start dates are available.
Graduate nurse with a Temporary Practice Permit or Registered Nurse with license to practice professional nursing in the state of Pennsylvania by start date.
BLS required prior to orientation completion.
Medical/Surgical is a 48 bed telemetry capable unit, serving adult patients with both medical and post-surgical diagnoses. We are the unit of choice for Orthopedic surgery, Urology, General Surgery, and medicine patients, with various consulting services. Our nurses are trained in cardiac rhythm analysis and certified in Advanced Cardiac Life Support and NIH Stroke Scale assessments.
ABOUT HAMPDEN MEDICAL CENTER:
Penn State Health Hampden Medical Center brings acute inpatient medical services to communities in Cumberland, Perry, and York counties. The facility, features 108 private inpatient beds and an attached outpatient medical office building.
WHY PENN STATE HEALTH?
Penn State Health offers exceptional opportunities to learn and grow, exposure to a wide patient population and the ability to provide individualized, innovative, and specialized care to patients in the community.
We also offer a robust benefits package including but not limited to: Paid Time Off and Personal Time, Medical Benefits (No waiting period), Dental and Vision Benefits, Elder Care/Child Care Resources, Life Insurance, Tuition Reimbursement, and a Generous 401K Plan
If chosen for this position, you may 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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