Registered Nurse Medical Surgical Float
Company: Geisinger Health System
Posted on: March 27, 2020
Registered Nurse Medical Surgical Float(Job Id 57515) Location
Scranton Post Date 12/12/2019 Category RN Close Date Employment
Type EMPLOYEE ---- Description -- JOB TITLE:Registered
NurseLOCATION: Geisinger Community Medical CenterDEPARTMENT:Medical
Surgical FloatWORK SCHEDULE: Nights/Evenings - 7:00pm-7:30am(3 - 12
hour shifts); Every other Weekend/Holiday rotationWORK TYPE: Full
Time( .9 FTE) - 72 Hours Biweekly; 40W OvertimeHIRING MANAGER:
Kristin Matthias--Bargining Unit--Opportunities Available in other
Medical/Surgical areas--JOB SUMMARY: --The Registered Nurse
assesses plans, organizes, performs, and evaluates nursing
activities to meet the needs of the patient. Promotes adaptive
responses of patient/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/family experience
by optimizing all interactions. Foster a positive work environment
through mutual support and cooperation and adheres to GHS and unit
specific Service Standards. --Reports directly to the Operations
Manager. ------COMPETENCIES AND SKILLS: --Demonstrates strong
organizational skills and effective communication skills.
--Demonstrates excellent clinical nursing skills, knowledge,
judgment and leadership in a multidisciplinary environment.
--Demonstrates ability to work within a team environment as well as
independently. --Demonstrates ability to be confident, personable,
self-motivated and function with tact and poise in all situations.
--Demonstrates the capability of making rapid and clinically
accurate decisions based on evidence based practice. --Demonstrates
ability to interact professionally on all levels within and outside
the organization. --Demonstrates basic computer skills.
------EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE: --For Registered Nurses with
less than five (5) years work experience as an RN, a BSN degree is
required or enrollment in a BSN program within 12 months of hire
date with BSN degree completed within 4 years of hire date is
required. For Registered Nurses with more than 5 years of work
experience as an RN in an acute/inpatient capacity, a BSN degree is
not required. --For current Geisinger Registered Nurses who
transfer into this position, BSN degree is preferred.
--Pennsylvania Registered Nurse license in good standing required.
--BLS certification preferred and required within 60 days of
employment. --ACLS/PALS may be required within 1 year of employment
(unit specific). --Duration of on-the-job training to become
familiar with job duties varies by individual unit. ------WORKING
CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL DEMANDS: --Work is typically performed in a
clinical environment. ------The specific statements shown in each
section of this description are not intended to be all-inclusive.
They represent typical elements considered necessary to
successfully perform the job.-- 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. --GEISINGER WYOMING VALLEY MEDICAL CENTER: (GWV),
located in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., is an acute care hospital that is
licensed for 274 beds, and houses the only Level II Trauma center
in Luzerne County. The campus includes the Frank M. and Dorothea
Henry Cancer Center, The Richard and Marion Pearsall Heart
Hospital, the Janet Weis Children's Hospital Pediatric Unit, a
transplant program and the Brain & Spine Tumor Institute. Geisinger
South Wilkes-Barre is GWV's ambulatory campus. --ABOUT GEISINGER:
Geisinger is a physician-led health system comprised of
approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed
physicians, 13 hospital campuses, two research centers, and a
583,000-member health plan Geisinger is nationally recognized for
innovative practices and quality care. Geisinger serves more than 3
million people in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania
and also in southern New Jersey with the addition of National
Malcolm Baldridge Award recipient AtlantiCare, A member of
Geisinger. In 2017, the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine
became the newest member of 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. For more
information, visit--, or connect with us on , , and . --** Does not
qualify for J-1 waiver. --We are an Affirmative Action, Equal
Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply.
--All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of
disability or their protected veteran status. *Domestic partner
benefits not applicable at Geisinger Holy Spirit.
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