Registered Nurse (RN) Supplemental Staff - Critical Care (Full Time/Evening Shift)
The Supplemental Staff team is a dynamic group of nurses who serve as a resource pool supporting Lancaster General Hospital. Supplemental RN’s are utilized in med-surg, cardiac telemetry, critical care and critical care step-down units, based on the expertise of individual team members. Supplemental Staff nurses are ambassadors for Penn Medicine Lancaster General Hospital Nursing and are looked to as expert resources. The Supplemental Staff leadership is a transformational leadership team committed to promoting exceptional nursing care, and professional growth and development of the individual nurse.
LOCATION: Lancaster, PA
HOURS: Full time (32-36 Hours per Week), Evening Shift (3:00pm-11:00pm), 48 hours of weekend time every 6 weeks, holiday rotation
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ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Qualified individuals must have the ability (with or without reasonable accommodation) to perform the following
- Incorporates the Lancaster General Health mission, vision and values into planning patient care.
- Functions as an independent and interdependent member of the health care team as defined in unit based Plan for Provision of Care.
- Performs patient assessments, focusing on physiologic, psychological, and cognitive functions. Evaluates progress toward attainment of outcomes and adapts the plan of care based on recognized trends and changes. Collects and manages comprehensive data pertinent to the patient’s health or the situation.
- Analyzes the assessment data to determine the diagnosis or issues. Formulates age-appropriate and culturally and ethically sensitive plan of care
- Implements care in a knowledgeable manner and coordinates patient care across several disciplines and among caregivers.
- Provides leadership to other members of the team by effectively communicating expected standards of care and encouraging and supporting team members and their contributions.
- Demonstrates an understanding of and a commitment to our values of privacy, quality, respect, service and teamwork.
- Assigns, delegates, and supervises other employees and intervenes as appropriate to assure that the plan of care is carried out, continuity of care is provided and that established outcomes are achieved through availability and appropriated utilization of human, material and financial resources.
- Educates patients about healthy practices and treatment modalities.
- Systematically enhances the quality and effectiveness of nursing practices.
- Considers factors related to safety, effectiveness, cost and impact on practice in the planning and delivery of nursing services.
- Current RN licensure is required, issued by the PA State Board of Nursing.
- Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) preferred,. If ASN or diploma, must complete BSN or higher nursing degree within 2 years of RN hire date.
- AHA CPR Certification required.
- Three (3) years acute care nursing experience.
- 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 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
Posted on 05/03/2022
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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