SUMMARY OF JOB:
The Registered Nurse is authorized to take any reasonable action necessary to carry out the responsibility delegated to her/him so long as such action does not deviate from established policy and practice as defined by Pennswood Village and the current Pennsylvania Professional Nursing Act in the management of patient care services in the Skilled Nursing Facility and the Personal Care Facility.
Full time staff are offered competitive pay and a comprehensive health benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, and prescription coverage. Pennswood also offers a generous paid time off package, retirement plan with 6% matching contribution, education assistance, and 100% paid life insurance and short term disability. Other benefits include a retirement plan w/matching contributions, free use of our indoor pools and gym, and discounted meals in our Cafe.
When you work at Pennswood, you are joining a team of caring professionals who are passionate about making a positive difference in the lives of the people they care for. Each day at Pennswood Village a foundation of Quaker values, including dignity, respect, diversity, and a warm welcome for people of all faiths, supports both our services and the relationships that flourish among residents and staff. To learn more about the Pennswood work experience, visit: http://pennswood.org/hr-brochure/.
Graduate of an accredited professional nursing program. Licensed to practice as a Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Additional education in physical assessment.
General knowledge of Microsoft Windows based computer system. Advanced knowledge of departmental software, as required. Appropriate computer experience for position. Prior experience in geriatrics preferred. CPR Certified.
PHYSICAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL REQUIREMENTS:
Able to meet the physical demands of the position, i.e., lifting a minimum of 20 lbs., bending, transferring of patients. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.