WORK SCHEDULE:This position is day shift with rotation to alternative shifts to meet the demands of the department. This position includes up to every other weekend and holiday rotation. This position requires on-call with a 30-minute response time
WORK TYPE: Full Time (.9 FTE) - 72 Hours Bi-Weekly; 40W Overtime
BARGAINING UNIT POSITION
In accordance with the standards of care established by the State Board of Nursing, a registered nurse is responsible for delivery of patient care through the nursing
process of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation. A registered nurse also directs and guides patient teaching and activities of ancillary personnel.
COMPETENCIES AND SKILLS:
Must be able to speak, read, write and understand the English language to effectively communicate with predominantly English-speaking population.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:
For Registered Nurses with less than five (5) years work experience as an RN, a BSN degree is required or enrollment in a BSN program within 12 months of hire date with
BSN degree completed within 4 years of hire date is required.
For Registered Nurses with more than 5 years of work experience as an RN in an acute/inpatient capacity, a BSN degree is not required.
For current Geisinger Registered Nurses who transfer into this position, BSN degree is preferred.
Valid Pennsylvania RN License.
Internal Number: 63935
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