Location: US:PA:Hershey Work Type: Full Time FTE: .9 Shift: Night Hours: 7pm – 7am / including every other weekend
This is a Maternal Child Float Pool position
This is a MATERNAL/CHILD FLOAT Position Penn State Hershey Medical Center is Central Pennsylvania’s only Academic Medical Center, Level 1 Regional Adult and Pediatric Trauma Center, and Tertiary Care Provider.
JOB SUMMARY: Our Registered Nurse (Clinical Nurse) is responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating nursing care to a designated group of patients with/without telemetry. Our Registered Nurses will float to the following areas as a maternal child nurse. Inpatient Areas: Pediatric Acute Care, Pediatric Hem/Onc, Pediatric Intensive Care, Pediatric Intermediate Care, Neonatal Intensive Care and Women’s Health/Newborn Nursery. Procedural Areas: Children’s Hospital Perianesthesia and Children’s Hospital Emergency Room. (space)
4 years RN experience required in the field of maternal child nursing Current BLS, PALS and/or NRP Preferred: BSN and Certification
Registered Nurse with license to practice professional nursing in the state of Pennsylvania required OR Registered Nurse from another state with a Temporary PA Practice Permit required. 6 months RN experience required. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS*:
Able to sit occasionally; stand constantly; walk frequently. Able to lift/carry 0-10 lbs frequently; 11-50 lbs occasionally. Able to push/pull 0-20 lbs frequently; 21-75 lbs occasionally. Able to climb occasionally; reach constantly. Able to use hand for simple/firm grasping.
*Appended to this job description is the Work Task Analysis that further describes the physical requirements appropriate for this role.
If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. 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.
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its workforce. Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/ Disabled.