The Rn/Registered Nurse is responsible for coordinating the timely, efficient and effective movement of patients into, through and out of patient care systems. The RN also serves in management and supervisory capacities as a role model, manager, consultant, collaborator, educator, and clinician.
Master’s degree in nursing or equivalent with 2-3 years of experience.
License to practice as a registered nurse in Pennsylvania.
WHY PENN STATE HEALTH?
Nurses are the heart and soul of Penn State Health, and this organization is dedicated to your professional growth. Compensation for certifications, and generous clinical ladder incentives are just a couple of reasons why we have achieved the prestigious and often elusive Magnet accreditation for the third time. Check out this story where patient and family-centered care intersect with science and technology to save a child’s life: Ramiah’s Story
WHY CENTRAL PA?
Avibrant downtown area affords exceptional cultural opportunities including the Hershey and Harrisburg Orchestras, museums, a highly rated amusement park, the Hershey Theater, farmer’s markets and some of the finest dining in the region. We are an easy distance from the Fulton Theater, York Little Theater, Lancaster’s Amish country, and walkable towns like Hummelstown and Lititz. For the outdoors enthusiast, we have ample opportunities for hiking, biking, rowing, and hunting. For sports lovers, we are home to the American Hockey League’s Hershey Bears, the Minor League Baseball’s Harrisburg Senators, and the United Soccer League’s Penn FC. Central Pennsylvania is an exceptional combination of rural, suburban, and city living and is within a 2-3 hour drive (or train ride) to New York, Washington DC, and Philadelphia.
Hershey, PA is the birthplace of everyone’s favorite chocolate! Like our city’s founders, you will find this area to be full of socially-minded organizations and individuals working together to create a marvelous place to work, live, and play!
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.
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