Penn State Health RN Registered Nurse Weekend - Med/Surg 1 North (nights) in Reading, Pennsylvania

Penn State Health St. Joseph Regional Health Network

Location: US:PA:Reading

Work Type: Full Time

FTE: 0.9

Shift: Night

Hours: 7:00 pm - 7:00 am (including every other weekend)

R ecruiter Information : Contact Natalie Speece at

RN Registered Nurse Med/Surg mixed acuity, Ortho, Oncology (Chemo)

1 North is a 39 bed inpatient unit.The 39 beds are a compliment of 21 private rooms and 9 semi- private rooms.1 North primarily provides care to adult medical patients with a focus on cardiopulmonary and neurological conditions.

The 1 North nursing team provides care to adult and geriatric patients admitted for care of medically stable cardiac and pulmonary disease, such as CHF (congestive heart failure) and COPD, as well as those requiring care for neurological, oncological, and renal disease/disorder.


The RN Registered Nurse incorporates knowledge of the nursing process and the professional standards of nursing in daily practice. Applies knowledge of growth and development to perform detailed assignments/interventions.The RN Registered Nurse provides consistent care based on the changing physical and psychosocial needs, unique to the patient.


- Graduate of an accredited school of nursing required.


- Recent RN Registered Nurse experience within last 18 months or graduate beginning clinical practice.


- Active RN license in the state.

- BLS required.

- ACLS required on telemetry units within 12 months.

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.

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