Penn State Health Triage Nurse - PSHMG Fishburn Road in Hershey, Pennsylvania

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Location: US:PA:Hershey

Work Type: Part Time

FTE: 0.5

Shift: Day

Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm, No weekends or holidays .

R ecruiter Information: Contact Amber Fine at

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree in Nursing or Master's Degree in Nursing required.

Currently licensed to practice as a registered nurse by the Pennsylvania Board of Nurse Examiners required.

3 years of experience as a registered nurse in the inpatient or ambulatory care setting required.

Preferred Qualifications:

Variety of strong clinical nursing experience and/or ED/critical care experience, including pediatrics.

Phone triage experience.

Job Summary:

When respect, integrity, teamwork and excellence guide your quality of care, you will be empowered to make an influential difference in the lives of all our patients.Penn State Health is dedicated to meeting the needs of our patients. The RN, Triage Nurse is a vital member of the care team who functions primarily within a centralized call center. The RN in this role would not be required to work any weekends of holidays. The Triage RN should possess strong written and oral communication skills. He or she provides nursing advice, nursing assessment, and education to Penn State Health customers via telephone interaction. Utilizing computer based algorithms, protocols or guidelines, the RN, Triage Nurse will assess and plan patient care and implement interventions.The Triage RN provides an integral level of customer service to the patient, connecting the patient and the provider during office hours. Serving as a trusted resource for each patient, the RN can interpret provider instruction and provide patient education.

Penn State Health, Hershey provides a competitive compensation and benefits package including Medical, Dental, Vision, 401(k), FSA, generous tuition remission/reimbursement, including 75% paid tuition to an employee working full time, attending a Penn State campus, abundant Paid Time Off, and much more!

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 is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please call 717-531-8440 between the hours of 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday – Friday, email or download our Accommodation Instructions for Job Applicants PDF for more detailed steps for assistance.

Union: Non Bargained