Passion. It’s what drives everyone at Lehigh Valley Health Network to create one of America ’s best hospitals and one of the nation’s top places to work. It’s been the heart of our story for more than 100 years. Our employees have a passion to continually go the extra mile to create a healthier community. Lehigh Valley Health Network is consistently recognized among America 's best health networks and enjoys the privileges and benefits of a wide range of affiliations and accreditation. |
Our people make Lehigh Valley Health Network a great place to work. Join us in applying for our Registered Nurse position.
Job Description: Collaborates with physicians and other team members to provide consistent quality care for LVHN patients. Plans, provides, directs, evaluates and revises plan of care in inpatient and outpatient care arenas; facilitates continuity of care through coordination of care and the utilization of other appropriate resources within the network and community.
Minimum Requirements: Current Pennsylvania Registered Nurse licensure. Associates Degree in Nursing required , BLS Certification required , Certification in hyperbaric medicine required upon meeting eligibility requirements. , Certification in wound care specialty (CWS/WOCN) required upon meeting eligibility requirements. Two or more years recent experience in an acute or other appropriate care setting required. Documentation of completion of at least a 40 hour National Board of Diving and Hyperbaric Medical Technology (NBDHMT) approved hyperbaric medicine introductory course. Certification in hyperbaric medicine upon meeting eligibility requirements. Certification in wound care specialty (through the American Academy of Wound Management or other acceptable certifying organization) is required. upon meeting eligibility requirements.
Influenza vaccination will be required for all personnel working within LVHN, who have patient contact, unless medically contraindicated or due to a bonafide religious belief or practice.
Preferred Qualifications: BSN. Recent experience in an ambulatory or other outpatient care setting and/or wound care specialty experience desirable. Previous experience in hyperbaric medicine desirable. Working knowledge and understanding of codes and regulations that govern the operation of a hyperbaric medicine facility desirable. ACLS desirable. , Bachelor's Degree in Nursing preferred.
Licensure and Certifications:
LVHN is committed to the belief that each individual is entitled to equal employment without regard to race, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status designated by federal, state, or local law.
Consistent with our mission to improve the health of our community, and in response to increasing evidence of health and safety risks associated with tobacco use and exposure to second-hand smoke, smoking and all tobacco use is prohibited in all hospitals buildings owned, leased or rented by LVHN.
Lehigh Valley Hospital and Health Network - 2 years ago