RN - Registered Nurse - Cardiac Special Care Unit PA
Posted on: February 12, 2024
Job Title: RN - Registered Nurse - Cardiac Special Care Unit
Location: Scranton, Pennsylvania
Job Category: Inpatient RN - Registered Nurse, Nursing and Nursing
Work Type: Full time
Department: GCMC Cardiac Nursing Division
Date Posted: 03/14/2023
Job ID: R-45292
Geisinger is proud to offer an Inpatient RN a hiring incentive up
to $23,500 for eligible candidates! $35.00 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 $5,000 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 and Long-term Disability
Competitive 401(k) plan that includes automatic Geisinger
contributions starting day one of employment
Robust PTO plan in addition to six paid holidays and 32 hours of
personal time per year
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
Join the Geisinger Family! Apply now! To learn more about Geisinger
opportunities, please contact Rebecca Miszkiel at
In accordance with the standards of care established by the State
Board of Nursing, Responsible for the delivery of patient care
through the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation
and evaluation. Directs and guides patient teaching and activities
of ancillary personnel.
Provides direct patient care including, treatments, medications,
and diagnostic studies according to policy and procedure.
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.
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 takes action to
proactively resolve and facilitate patient needs.
Makes assignments in collaboration with other team members.
Directs and alters assignments in response to changes in patient
Promotes teamwork by delegating tasks to team members based on
skill, expertise, time availability, acuity, and needs of the
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
Supports and participates in initiatives that support the Magnet
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
Hours: 7pm - 730am, every other weekend and holiday;
Cardiac Experience preferred - willing to learn and grow in a
Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular surgical unit;
The ideal candidate for this unit will possess a strong interest in
Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Surgical Intermediate Nursing
Additionally, a desire to be part of a Nursing Team dedicated to
exemplary patient outcomes and patient experience.
Graduate from Specialty Training Program-Nursing (Required)
Certification(s) and License(s)
Basic Life Support Certification - Default Issuing Body; Licensed
Registered Nurse (Pennsylvania) - RN_State of Pennsylvania
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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