Penn State Health - St Joseph Regional
Work Type: Full Time
Recruiter Contact: Amanda Frankhouser at [email protected]
**We are offering a $15,000 sign-on bonus for eligible RNs with a minimum of 6 months experience!**
RN Registered Nurse - Operating Room (OR) - Penn State Health St. Joseph (Reading, PA)
The Operating Room (OR) Registered Nurse - RN incorporates knowledge of the nursing process and the professional standards of nursing in daily practice. Applies knowledge of growth and development to perform detailed assignments/interventions. The Registered Nurse - RN provides consistent care based on the changing physical and psychosocial needs, unique to the patient.
SUMMARY OF POSITION:
The RN inpatient Nurse assesses patient health problems and needs, develop and implement nursing care plans, and maintain medical records. The inpatient Registered Nurse administers nursing care to ill, injured, convalescent, or disabled patients. The RN may advise patients on health maintenance and disease prevention. The inpatient RN will maintain accurate, detailed reports and records and administer medications to patients while monitoring for reactions and side effects. The RN will monitor, record, and report symptoms or changes in patients’ conditions.
Currently licensed to practice as a registered nurse by State of employment
AHA BLS prior to end of orientation period
Minimum 2 years Operating Room (OR) RN Registered Nurse experience.
WHY PENN STATE HEALTH?
Penn State Health offers exceptional opportunities to learn and grow, exposure to a wide patient population and the ability to provide individualized, innovative, and specialized care to patients in the community.
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.
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