Enjoy your nursing career on a 27 bedmedical respiratory unit caring for a diverse adult and geriatric cardiac population. Nurse to patient ratios are 5/6:1. The Registered Nurse utilizes the nursing process to insure delivery of quality nursing care. The nurse coordinates and implements quality patient care through an interdisciplinary team while utilizing knowledge of disease process and physical assessment. Be a part of our talented team of nurses practicing within our dynamic, advanced and highly technical patient care areas. Benefit from a diverse experience which offers a Career Advancement Program, training to new specialties and abundant opportunities. Enjoy flexible scheduling, tuition assistance/reimbursement, generous benefits and competitive compensation.
Why Reading Hospital?
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!
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.
An Associate Degree from an accredited school of Nursing
Current Pennsylvania RN licensure
Current BLS Certification
Previous RN experience, preferred
Internal Number: 2019-27410
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