Penn State Health St. Joseph is a two-campus health system with our acute care hospital in Bern Township on Route 183 and our Downtown Reading campus at 6th and Walnut Streets. We also have outpatient locations and physician offices throughout Berks County and beyond. St. Joseph physicians and staff have worked hard to earn recognition for innovation and high quality of care in various specialties, including our Heart Institute and Chest Pain Center, as well as our thriving Cancer Center, which partnered with Penn State Hershey Cancer Institute in 2010. In 2015, St. Joseph became Penn State Health's first member of the not-for-profit health enterprise. To learn more, visit pennstatehealth.org.
**We are offering a $15,000 sign-on bonus for eligible RNs with a minimum of 6 months experience!**
Registered Nurses who join this fast-paced work environment will be responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating nursing care to a designated group of patients. This unit consists of 39 beds. The 1 North medical/surgical nursing team provides care to adult and geriatric patients admitted for care of medically stable cardiac and pulmonary disease, such as COPD, as well as those requiring care for neurological, oncological, and renal disease/disorder.
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing required
6 months RN Registered Nurse experience required
Active RN Registered Nurse license in the state BLS required
Six months Medical/Surgical RN Registered Nurse experience preferred
In addition to a rewarding career, we also offer great benefits including but not limited to:
Paid Time Off and Personal Time
Medical Benefits (No waiting period)
Dental and Vision Benefits
Company Sponsored 401K
Relocation Bonus for those who qualify
*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.
If chosen for this position, you may 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.
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