A challenging and rewarding nursing career awaits you in our 21 bed Medical Intensive Care Unit. Patients cared for in this minimal lift environment with an Intensivist Model have diseases causing acute symptoms that need special monitoring and observation. Some of the conditions treated in this unit are Cardiac, Pulmonary, GI, and Renal. The Registered Nurse utilizes the nursing process to insure delivery of quality nursing care. The nurse coordinates and implements quality patient care through an interdisciplinary team while utilizing knowledge of disease process and physical assessment. Be a part of our talented team of nurses practicing within our dynamic, advanced and highly technical patient care areas. Benefit from a diverse experience which offers Shared Governance, a Career Advancement Program, training to new specialties and abundant opportunities. Enjoy flexible self scheduling, tuition assistance/reimbursement, generous benefits and pay.
Registered Nurse in PA with a minimum of 1 year experience in an acute care setting. Clinical specialty training/certification provided specific to the area of practice.
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION: Reading Health System is a not-for-profit leading regional health system committed to advancing health and transforming lives of the people we serve. Through physician and staff commitment, we have established a culture of collaboration, professionalism, transparency and responsibility that allows us to deliver high-quality care through evidence-based medicine. Established as The Reading Dispensary in 1867, the 700+ bed Reading Hospital has since expanded into a leader in tertiary care for this region of Pennsylvania. As an Academic teaching hospital, residencies include Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, OB/GYN, Osteopathy, Podiatry and Pharmacy.
Our campus located in Berks County, consists of a 22-building complex located on 36 suburban acres in West Reading. The newest expansion, a 476,000 square foot surgical & inpatient tower, is Reading HealthPlex. As one of the most technologically advanced and sophisticated surgical centers in the region, this facility features 24 surgical suites, including 6 hybrid ORs, 150 private patient rooms, 16 additional emergency treatment rooms, 5 trauma bays and an 88,000 square foot Green Roof & Healing Garden.
Ambulatory services of Reading Health System are extended through facilities located throughout the community, including 13 laboratory and 17 imaging centers, Occupational Health Services, over 70 physicians in 19 office complexes. Additional services include Reading Health Rehabilitation Hospital, 9 outpatient therapy locations, Joint Replacement Center, Weight Management Center, Sports Medicine and QuickCare and Urgent Care.
Through the strategic initiatives of clinical integration, improving the patient experience, as well as, employee and provider engagement, and finally operational excellence; our Mission is to provide compassionate, accessible, high quality, cost effective health care to the community; to promote health; to educate healthcare professionals; and to participate