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Nurse Manager - Oncology

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Lancaster General Hospital

Cost Center

3520 8L Oncology

Supervisory Organization

Nursing Administration - Medical




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. 

To learn more about Penn Medicine LG Health Oncology Services, please visit: https://www.lancastergeneralhealth.org/services-and-treatments/cancer

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)



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.


Lancaster General Health invests in the Employee Total Rewards by providing our employees with a competitive comprehensive packaging inclusive of:

Generous paid time off, Health, Dental, Vision, Wellness and Prescription, Retirement with an employer match and basic contribution, Tuition discounts and a tuition free affiliation with Pennsylvania Health Sciences. We also provide subsidized childcare, life insurance and career advancement opportunities for long term career growth.

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.

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LGH Full Time Posted on 08/25/2020