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RN - 5 Frederick General Med/Surg Unit (Full-Time 0.9/Night Shift)


7p-7a shifts every third weekend, every third holiday

Job Description

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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  • 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.


Benefits At A Glance:

PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH offers the following benefits to employees:

  • 100% Tuition Assistance at The Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences
  • Paid Time Off and Paid Holidays
  • Shift, Weekend and On-Call Differentials
  • Health, Dental and Vision Coverage
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability
  • Retirement Savings Account with Company Matching
  • Child Care Subsidies
  • Onsite Gym and Fitness Classes


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 01/18/2023