Penn State Health - Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Location: US:PA: Hershey Work Type: Full Time FTE: 1.00 Shift: Day Hours: Varied
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. As a four-time Magnet-designated hospital, Hershey Medical Center values the hard work and dedication that our nurses exhibit every day. Through our core values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Excellence, our nurses are a team committed to compassionate care for our diverse patient population, our community and each other. As a valued team member, we promote continued professional development, specialty certification, continuing education and career growth.Â
Located in Hershey, PA, Hershey Medical Center is part of a strong community that is enriched with socially-minded organizations and individuals working to create a wonderful place to live. In the heart of Central Pennsylvania, Hershey is a combination of rural, suburban and city living that is within a short distance to some of the busiest east coast cities including New York, Washington DC and Philadelphia. To learn more, visit https://www.pennstatehealth.org/careers/Â
SUMMARY OF POSITION:
The Registered Nurse Clinical Staff Leader will ensure clinical care delivery and ensure optimal patient outcomes. The RN Clinical Staff Leader will be involved in providing clinical patient care. The RN Clinical Staff Leader will assist in ensuring the quality of patient care delivery in a specific patient care area and will serve as a role model for professional nursing practice. The RN Clinical Staff Leader will review appropriate staffing based on patient acuity and patient needs and assess nursing service needs relative to the needs of patients within the unit and recommend corrective actions when appropriate.
Bachelor's Degree in Nursing or Master's Degree in Nursing required
Two (2) years clinical experience required
Progressive leadership experience required
Currently licensed to practice as a registered nurse by Pennsylvania Board of Nurse Examiners required
Â AHA BLS prior to end of orientation periodÂ Â
Able to sit occasionally; stand constantly; walk frequently.Â
Able to lift/carry 0-10 lbs frequently; 11-50 lbs occasionally.Â
Able to push/pull 0-20 lbs frequently; 21-75 lbs occasionally.Â
Able to climb occasionally; reach constantly.
Able to use hand for simple/firm grasping.Â
*Appended to this job description is the Work Task Analysis that further describes the physical requirements appropriate for this role.Â
In addition to a rewarding career, we also offer great benefits including but not limited to:Â
Paid Time Off and Personal TimeÂ
Medical Benefits (No waiting period)Â
Dental and Vision BenefitsÂ
Penn State UniversityÂ Tuition Assistance (Full-Time Employees)Â
Elder Care/Child Care ResourcesÂ
Company Sponsored 401KÂ
Relocation Bonus for those who qualifyÂ
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 is fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is unapologetically expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please call 717-531-8440 between the hours of 7:30 AM and 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday through Friday, email email@example.com or download our Accommodation Instructions for Job Applicants PDF for more detailed steps for assistance.
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.