RN/Registered Nurse – Adult Critical Care Float – Premium Pay
Penn State Health
October 3, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Location: US:PA:Hershey Work Type: Full Time FTE: 0.90- (3) 12-hour shifts per week Shift: Night Hours: 7:00pm – 7:30am including every other weekend Recruiter Contact: Lynn McCleary 717-531-1118 firstname.lastname@example.org
This is a CRITICAL CARE FLOAT staff nurse position
At Penn State Health, we’re inspired every day by those we serve. Our core values – respect, integrity, teamwork and excellence – are a big part of everything we do. Being inspired together means we value one another as members of one team committed to compassionate, excellent service and care for our patients, our community and each other. Penn State Hershey Medical Center is Central Pennsylvania’s only academic medical center, Level 1 regional adult and pediatric trauma center, and tertiary care provider.
Find challenge and reward in working with an amazing nursing team to provide care to the sickest of the sick in all of our critical care units. Penn State Health Milton S Hershey Medical Center is Central Pennsylvania’s only academic medical center, Level 1 regional adult and pediatric trauma center, and tertiary care provider. Our Critical Care Float nurses value the rich exposure to many different patient scenarios, and their wide circle of professional colleagues throughout the hospital, with the diversified skill-sets they possess.
This position pays $5 per hour above the base rate, which is calculated by years of RN experience.
JOB SUMMARY: Registered Nurses, RN (Clinical Nurse) are responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating nursing care to a designated group of patients. Our Critical Care Float Registered Nurses will float to Heart and Vascular Intensive Care, Heart and Vascular Progressive Care, Surgical Anesthesia Intensive Care, Surgical Intermediate Care, Neuro Critical Care, Medical Intensive Care, Medical Intermediate Care, the Emergency Room, and Peri-anesthesia.
REQUIRED for the Critical Care float pool: 4 years RN experiencerequired in the field of critical care nursing, which may include the Emergency Department Current BLS, PALS and/or NRP Preferred: BSN and Certification
health care coverage beginning the day you’re hired
generous paid time off
Registered Nurse with license to practice professional nursing in the state of Pennsylvania required OR Registered Nurse from another state with a Temporary PA Practice Permit required. 6 months RN experience required.
Able to sit occasionally; stand constantly; walk frequently. Able to lift/carry 0-10 lbs frequently; 11-50 lbs occasionally. Able to push/pull 0-20 lbs frequently; 21-75 lbs occasionally. Able to climb occasionally; reach constantly. Able to use hand for simple/firm grasping.
*Appended to this job description is the Work Task Analysis that further describes the physical requirements appropriate for this role.
If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position’s responsibilities.
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its workforce. Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/ Disabled.
Internal Number: 5130
About Penn State Health
At Penn State Hershey, our mission is to enhance the quality of life and serve our community through improved health, the education of health professionals, and the discovery of knowledge. For us, service excellence is not only for our patients but also our employees. It means valuing each and every employee.