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Nurse Manager - Oncology


Lancaster General Hospital

Cost Center

3520 8L Oncology

Supervisory Organization

Nursing Administration - Medical




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 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 achieved four-years of Magnet ® status 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.

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.

Position is located at Lancaster General Hospital, Lancaster, PA

SUMMARY:  Penn Medicine LG Health is seeking a Nurse Manager for our 25 bed, all private rooms, inpatient oncology nursing unit.  The Nurse Manager has 24/7 accountability of the nursing unit and will oversee approximately 65 FTE's. The 8 Lime nursing unit specializes in the medical-surgical oncology population. The nursing team has the opportunity to work with a diverse patient population which includes medical oncology, surgical gynecology and mastectomy, palliative care patients and a variety of medical patients.  8 Lime RNs are chemotherapy and biotherapy certified and provide compassionate and expert nursing care. This is a unit which has a supportive and strong team work ethic to create a workplace where all team members can succeed.  The Nurse Manager will be closely connected to our outpatient cancer center, Anne B. Barshinger Cancer Institute (ABBCI), and will spend time in the outpatient setting several hours a week, collaborating on Transition of Care projects and fulfilling the role of a Team Lead.  The Nurse Manager will be actively engaged with growth of the entire oncology service line. 

HOURS: Fulltime. Nurse Manager would have on call responsibilities for staffing purposes 2X/year.

LG Health offers a comprehensive benefits package, including:

Competitive Base Salary

Fully-integrated Stage 7 (HIMSS) Electronic Medical Record

Comprehensive Health Insurance

Prescription plan that offers significant discounts

Optional dental and vision plans

Free Life Insurance, Short- term and Long-term Disability Insurance

Retirement Income Accounts including 403(b)

Lancaster General Health combines a Nationally Ranked Hospital with great schools, safe neighborhoods, affordable housing, local community events and festivals, and a wealth of cultural and recreational activities. The scenic Susquehanna River Valley provide opportunities for fishing, skiing, kayaking, hiking and mountain biking. Urban life is easily accessible, with New York, Baltimore, Philadelphia and Washington D.C. a drive away. Local universities, Fulton Theatre, shopping and dining, and local sports teams makes Lancaster a great place to Live, Work, and Play.



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 .


Five (5) years as staff nurse in a related field.

Oncology certification preferred.

Five (5) years of previous management experience or participation in management courses.

For internal candidates, if eligible, Clinical Ladder.

LGH Full Time Posted on 07/08/2020