RN - 5 Frederick General Med/Surg Unit (Full-Time 0.9/Night Shift) - Experienced RN Sign-On Bonus!
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.
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Lancaster General Hospital
3570 5FGeneral Surg & Bariatric
5F General Surg & Bariatric
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.
Experienced BSN RN sign-on bonus!
5 Frederick is a new 20 bed Unit open since July 2018. We care for a variety of surgical patients including our specialty of Bariatric Surgery. We choose to work with this population because we like helping others to improve their health. The Bariatric Surgery patients are motivated to change their lives. The Healthy Weight Management program at Lancaster General is comprehensive; we enjoy being part of the larger team, which includes the outpatient center, physicians and NP. We care for shorter stay surgery patients, such as thyroidectomies and appendectomies. Another specialty that we are proud of is our complex wound management. We work closely with several plastic surgeons and we are the resource nurses for Wound VAC’s. We do self-scheduling, work every third weekend and believe in open communication. We have a nurturing environment for new graduate nurses, while maintaining a depth of experienced RN’s on all shifts. Our PtCA’s also have a depth of experience and work well together.
Hours: Full-time 0.9 FTE (72 hrs/2 weeks); night shift; 7pm-7am; every 3rd weekend (12-hr shift); every other holiday (8-hr shifts)
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MINIMUM REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
- RN licensure is required, issued by the PA Board of Nursing.
- Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) or higher nursing degree required
- AHA CPR/BLS Certification required.
- If Applicable, New Graduate RNs will be required to complete the Nurse Residency Program.
- A health care provider in good standing with Medicare, Medicaid, and other federal and state health insurance programs, i.e. not excluded from participation in Medicare, Medicaid or any other federal or state health insurance program.
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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Posted on 03/08/2021