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Registered Nurse - Medical/Psych

Job Reference: JIH03020895
Date Posted: 15 January 2020
Employer: Tower Health
Location: Reading , Pennsylvania
Sector: Nursing
Contract Type: Full-Time
Closing Date: 11 February 2020

Job Description


Overview

About the Unit:

N3W Medical Complexity Unit is a 19 bed medical unit committed to holistic patient-centered care with a focus on those with complex psycho-social needs. There is a dedicated interdisciplinary team that rounds together daily to collaborate on each patient. Unit Vision is to improve continuity of care through collaboration with patients and agencies to support medical and psychiatric stability and compliance in the community.

Why Reading Hospital?

  • Magnet designated
  • Presented three posters and spoke at the 2019 American Psychiatric Nurses Association Annual Conference

  • Healthgrades: America's 100 Best Hospitals Awardâ ¢ (2)
  • 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.
  • A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.
  • Position reports to Unit Director.

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Qualifications
  • Current Pennsylvania RN licensure
  • Current BLS Certification
  • Previous RN experience, preferred

WELCOMES NEW GRADS - A great place to start off your career in the towerhealth system !

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