RN - Registered Nurse - Advanced Acute Care Trauma PA
Posted on: February 12, 2024
Job Title: RN - Registered Nurse - Advanced Acute Care
Location: Danville, Pennsylvania
Job Category: Inpatient RN - Registered Nurse, Nursing and Nursing
Work Type: Full time
Department: GMC Medical-Surgical/Telemetry Nursing Division
Date Posted: 01/16/2024
Job ID: R-56138
Geisinger is proud to offer an Inpatient RN up to $24,000 hiring
incentive for eligible candidates! $36 minimum hiring rate with
increased rates for experienced individuals and up to $7 shift
differentials for evening, night, and weekend shifts!
Benefits of working at Geisinger:
Comprehensive benefits package, including health insurance that
starts day one of employment
Relocation assistance for eligible candidates
Grow your career with up to $5000 in tuition reimbursement per
Three medical plan choices, including options to save with a
flexible spending account (FSA) and health savings account
Company paid Life Insurance, Short-term disability, and Long-term
Competitive 401k plan that includes automatic Geisinger
contributions starting day one of employment
PTO plan that allows you to earn more time fast
MyHealth Rewards wellness program to improve your health and earn
Family-friendly support to include adoption assistance, paid
parental leave, paid military leave and a free care.com membership
with discounted backup care for your loved ones.
The ability to work under a Temporary Practice Permit until you
Shared governance structure that empowers our nurses
Professional opportunities for growth and advancement
Support and mentorship from a full range of dedicated nursing
Community involvement through our Employee Resource Groups
Employee referral incentive program
Geisinger values and prioritizes the safety and security of our
staff by investing in a Strongline Alert Notification system worn
by our staff, robust camera surveillance system, metal detectors at
certain locations and security guards/K9 program on campus.
Join the Geisinger Family! Apply now! To learn more about Geisinger
opportunities, please contact Katy Baralt, Nurse Recruiter, at
Assesses plans, organizes, performs, and evaluates nursing
activities to meet the needs of the patient. Promotes adaptive
responses of patient and family to achieve the highest level of
patient care, promote safety, and maximize patient satisfaction.
Exhibits compassionate care during patient-nurse interactions.
Coordinates patient care and interaction of staff. Meets the
qualifications to provide care for patients in their assigned
nursing unit. Responsible for ensuring the very best patient and
family experience by optimizing all interactions.
Completes assessments as established by scope of practice and unit
Addresses physical, psychological, social, cultural, and spiritual
needs of patient and family throughout the continuum of care.
Formulates, coordinates, and provides plan of care as established
in unit standards including, patient and family education, family
needs and discharge planning throughout hospitalization with
members of the interdisciplinary team.
Provides direct patient care including, treatments, medications,
and diagnostic studies according to policy and procedure.
Evaluates effectiveness of nursing interventions and revises plan
of care based upon patient response to interventions.
Initiates collaboration with physicians, ancillary personnel, and
other interdisciplinary team members and acts to proactively
resolve and facilitate patient needs.
Problem solves, troubleshoots and takes corrective measures in the
care and handling of equipment.
Participates in unit-based decision-making regarding the
utilization of evidence- based practice.
Actively participates as a team member working toward team goals of
the unit and organization and is accountable for unit and system
Actively participates in patient quality and safety education
programs and other activities designed to improve departmental and
organizational quality and safety.
Work is typically performed in a clinical environment. Accountable
for satisfying all job specific obligations and complying with all
organization policies and procedures. The specific statements in
this profile are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent
typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the
job. Additional competencies and skills outlined in any
department-specific orientation will be considered essential to the
performance of the job related to that position.
Schedule Details: full time, 36 hours per week, night shift, every
other weekend and every other holiday.
Offer self-scheduling to allow for flexible schedule.
Advanced Acute Care Trauma unit is a 20 bed, private room,
medical/surgical, trauma-step down/telemetry unit. We care for a
diverse adult population that includes trauma, and/or
medical-surgical/telemetry patients. We are newly renovated with
state-of-the-art equipment and have many resources including
imbedded care management/social workers, and PT/OT. Additionally,
vascular access team, lift team and transport teams, as well as,
wound ostomy nurses support the functions of our unit.
BP5 welcomes new team members with or without experience. The staff
and leadership team members are ready and experienced to help you
guide your healthcare professional journey with opportunities for
professional development and growth. Employee engagement and
satisfaction scores are excellent. BP5 is very proud of the
cohesiveness of the interdisciplinary team, which makes this unit a
terrific place to work!
Geisinger Medical Center is proud to receive ANCC Magnet
Recognition, the highest and most prestigious distinction a health
care organization can receive for nursing practice and quality
Graduate from Specialty Training Program-Nursing (Required)
Certification(s) and License(s)
Licensed Registered Nurse (Pennsylvania) - RN_State of
Pennsylvania; Basic Life Support Certification - Default Issuing
Our Purpose & Values
OUR PURPOSE & VALUES: Everything we do is about caring for our
patients, our members, our students, our Geisinger family and our
communities. KINDNESS: We strive to treat everyone as we would hope
to be treated ourselves. EXCELLENCE: We treasure colleagues who
humbly strive for excellence. LEARNING: We share our knowledge with
the best and brightest to better prepare the caregivers for
tomorrow. INNOVATION: We constantly seek new and better ways to
care for our patients, our members, our community, and the nation.
SAFETY: We provide a safe environment for our patients and members
and the Geisinger family We offer healthcare benefits for full time
and part time positions from day one, including vision, dental and
domestic partners. Perhaps just as important, from senior
management on down, we encourage an atmosphere of collaboration,
cooperation and collegiality. We know that a diverse workforce with
unique experiences and backgrounds makes our team stronger. Our
patients, members and community come from a wide variety of
backgrounds, and it takes a diverse workforce to make better health
easier for all. We are proud to be an affirmative action, equal
opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment regardless to race, color, religion,
sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin,
disability or status as a protected veteran.By applying, you
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