Reading Hospital
Registered Nurse - Medical Surgical - Weekend Only
At a glance
Location: US-PA-Reading Map
Posted: 11/29/2020
Closing: 12/28/2020
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Part-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Reading Hospital
Job description

Unit Description 

Enjoy your nursing career on a 33-bed Adult Med/Surg unit that provides care to adult and geriatric medical patients. R3E works closely with the Hospitalist physicians and the Hildreth Teaching Service Residents. Patients are commonly admitted for a multitude of different medical diagnosis ranging from infections, COPD, Pneumonia, sepsis, gastrointestinal complications, substance abuse withdrawal, diabetic complications and more.

R3E is a high quality professional interdisciplinary team who builds relationships through the delivery of compassionate care while demonstrating nursing excellence in a patient/family centered environment through communication, autonomy and accountability.

Why Reading Hospital?

  • 2020 America’s 100 Best Hospitals
  • Reading Hospital also received several other accolades from Healthgrades for 2020, notably our inclusion in the Top 5% in the Nation for Treatment of Stroke 14 Years in a Row, as well as awards for excellence in Cardiac Care, Neurosciences, Pulmonary Care, Gastrointestinal Care, and Critical Care.

  • Top 2 percent of nearly 4,500 hospitals nationwide for its consistent, year-over-year superior clinical performance
  • Five-Star Ranking, 2019 – one of only 11 hospitals in the state to do so!
  • US News & World Report: 6th best hospital in PA
  • Vizent Graduate Nurse Residency Program for all new RN grads

Join now and receive a $10,000 Sign on bonus!

$1,000 in your first check and then $3,000 payouts in 6, 12 and 18 months of employment.

Must have 18 months + of experience.

DON'T MISS OUT !



Responsibilities

Job Expectations:

  • Evaluates assigned patients and plans, implements and documents nursing care.
  • Assists physicians during examinations and procedures.
  • Performs various patient tests and administers medications within the scope of practice of the registered nurse.
  • Promotes patients' independence by establishing patient care goals and teaching patients and families to understand conditions, medications, and self-care skills.
  • Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
  • Performs a variety of tasks.
  • A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.
  • Positions reports to the Unit Director.

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Qualifications

  • Current Pennsylvania RN licensure
  • Current BLS Certification
  • Previous RN experience - required

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Registered Nurse - Medical Surgical - Weekend Only