Registered Nurse - Emergency Department - Sign On Bonus

  • Tower Health
  • West Reading, PA 19611, USA
  • Dec 04, 2020

Job Description

Overview

About the Department

Join our exceptional ED team in our 115-bed, state-of-the-art Emergency Department and accredited Level I Trauma Center as a leader on the nursing team. Our department delivers care to over 135,000 patients a year.

$10,000 Sign on bonus!!

$3,000 payouts in 6, 12 and 18 months

Must maintain FTE of 0.6 or higher in a Bonus eligible unit and $1,000 in first check.

Why Reading Hospital?

  • Level I Trauma Center
  • Emergency Nurses Association 2018 Lantern Award
  • 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!

Responsibilities

  • 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.
  • Reports to a manager or head of a unit/department.

Qualifications

  • Current Pennsylvania RN licensure
  • Current BLS Certification
  • Previous RN experience in an acute care setting required