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Nurse Manager - 8 North Med/Surg


At Lancaster General Health, our culture is what sets us apart and creates a lasting impression of our health system in the community and in the hearts of our patients and their families. A role with us is more than just a job, we ask that you Live Your Legacy at LGH by finding your passion in your everyday role, committing to those you serve, and reaching for your personal best.

We are recognized as 1 of only 9 hospitals in the entire country with awards in Medicare.Gov, LEAPFROG and Healthgrades Americas 50 Best Hospitals. We have attained four-year Magnet ® recognition status for the fourth time with the American Nurses’ Credentialing Center (ANCC) and we are the 2018 recipient of the Foster G. McGaw Prize in recognition of the commitment to community service.

PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH offers a comprehensive benefits package:

We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program so that our employees can stay actively engaged and committed to living their legacy every day. Together, we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.

Join us and be part of a team that empowers you to do more than your job and encourages you to:

Live Your Passion. Live Your Best. Live Your Commitment. Live Your Legacy.

Company

Lancaster General Hospital

Cost Center

3560 8N General Medical

Supervisory Organization

Nursing Administration - Medical

Grade

G19

Benefits of Joining Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health:

PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH combines a Nationally Ranked Hospital with great schools, safe neighborhoods, affordable housing, local community events and festivals as well as a wealth of cultural and recreational activities. The scenic Susquehanna River Valley provides opportunities for fishing, skiing, kayaking, hiking and mountain biking in addition to easy access to NJ shoreline or Delaware beaches. Urban life is easily accessible, with New York, Baltimore, Philadelphia and Washington D.C. a train ride away. Local universities, Fulton Theatre, the downtown shopping and dining district and local sports teams make Lancaster a great place to Live, Work and Play.

Summary

Nurse Managers at Lancaster General Health are often found collaborating with the Nursing Directors, Physicians, colleagues and members of the inter-disciplinary team to deliver a holistic approach to patient care.  The Nurse Manager oversees and is accountable for the care delivered in a patient care area consistent with the mission and vision of the organization.  The Nurse Manager assesses, plans, implements and evaluates the delivery of patient care, and provides input into the development and evaluation of patient care.  As a Manager, they will provide support and be a resource to their staff, while focusing on quality initiatives and shared governance.  Nurse Managers have the opportunity to participate in clinical and organizational improvement huddles, and influence nursing practice within their nursing unit and the health system. 

Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health is seeking a full-time Nurse Manager for our 8 North Medical/Surgical Nursing Unit.   The 18 bed, all private rooms, nursing unit provides care to a variety of medical and surgical patients, and is currently functioning as a COVID flex unit.  The manager would oversee approximately 40 FTEs. 8 North is a busy unit with high throughput and great teamwork.  The Nursing staff is actively engaged in driving practice changes to improve patient care and outcomes. Many of their ideas have spread throughout other nursing units. They expect the best of each other, and they work together to deliver great care.

Requirements:

  • Current licensure as a Registered Nurse, issued by the PA State Board of Nursing.      
  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing (BSN) or higher level nursing degree is required.
  • Applicable certifications may be required for certain roles.
  • One (1) year of experience serving in a leadership role. (Examples include but not limited to Clinical Ladder participation, committee chair or participation in Nurse Manager Residency Program).
  • Five (5) years of clinical experience.  Acute care Med/Surg experience preferred.

Disclaimer

PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to hiring a diverse workforce. All openings will be filled based on qualifications without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, marital status, veteran status, disability, age, religion or any other classification protected by law.

 

Search Firm Representatives please read carefully: PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH is not seeking assistance or accepting unsolicited resumes from search firms for this employment opportunity. Regardless of past practice, all resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH via-email, the Internet or directly to hiring managers at Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health in any form without a valid written search agreement in place for that position will be deemed the sole property of PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH, and no fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH as a result of the referral or through other means.

LGH Full Time Posted on 11/12/2020