Reading Hospital
Registered Nurse - Tower Select, Emergency/Observation Division
At a glance
Location: US-PA-Reading Map
Posted: 01/30/2020
Closing: 02/28/2020
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Part-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Reading Hospital
Job description

About the Department:

Join our Tower Select Team, which provides staffing resources to the Emergency and Observation Department.  Our relationship-based care model creates a healing environment for patients, families, nurses and colleagues alike.

As a member of Tower Select, your base pay rate is based on your years of nursing experience plus a $7/hr premium pay.  Additional shift and weekend differentials are added where applicable. 

Our RNs are eligible for a generous educational assistance program, on-site certification prep courses, up-front certification exam coverage and a financially incentivized career advancement program.

Why Reading Hospital?

  • Magnet Designated
  • Level I Trauma Center
  • Emergency Nurses Association 2018 Lantern Award
  • MICU: Silver Beacon Award for Excellence by The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses
  • Healthgrades: America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2017-2019)
  • Five-Star Ranking, 2019 – one of only 11 hospitals in the state to do so!
  • US News & World Report: 6th best hospital in PA
  • Comprehensive benefits to include earned time off, enhanced tuition assistance, retirement savings with employer match and so much more!


Responsibilities

  • 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.
  • Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department.

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Qualifications

Certification and Licensure Requirements

*PA Registered Nurse License (Required)

Experience and Skills

*Minimum of 6 months experience as a professional nurse specialized in Emergency Medicine (Strongly preferred)

Required Skills: Excellent Communications Skills, Excellent Interpersonal Skills

Registered Nurse - Tower Select, Emergency/Observation Division