Shift: 7p-7a; Three 12-hour Shifts; Rotating Weekend Requirement
Salary Grade: 312
Did you know we just recently built a brand new emergency department at Lankenau Medical Center? We are in the midst of a multi-million dollar ED expansion that will increase our beds to 57, plus 3 huge state-of-the-art trauma bays. Come join the fun!
Lankenau Medical Center, a 331-bed not-for-profit acute care teaching hospital and medical center, is conveniently located in Wynnewood, PA, just outside the western city limits of Philadelphia, on a magnificent 93-acre campus including its own farm. Lankenau has been recognized by Truven Health Analytics as one of the nation's 100 Top Hospitals for excellence in patient outcomes, patient safety and patient satisfaction. U.S. News & World Report ranked Lankenau as one of the Top 5 hospitals in the Philadelphia region and one of the Top 10 hospitals in Pennsylvania. The Hospital has received Magnet? designation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the nation's highest award for recognizing excellence in nursing care.
Lankenau is a Level II Trauma Center and in 2013, opened the Heart Pavilion, a world-class facility for cardiac care. We have made it our mission to provide patients with a superior patient experience. This translates to the consistent delivery of safe, high quality clinical care in the absence of preventable harm.
Why Work at Lankenau Medical Center?
We are committed to providing exceptional care with empathy and compassion for people at all stages in life. Our Diversity, Respect and Inclusion Initiative celebrates our differences and our similarities. Ultimately, we want everyone to feel respected for who they are. Our physicians and employees speak highly of the work environment at Main Line Health. The hospital has beenrecognized by the Philadelphia Business Journal as one of the top ten \"Best Places to Work\" in the Delaware Valley and also ranked among Modern Healthcare's top 100 places in the nation to work in healthcare. With a history spanning more than 150 years, it's one of the region's most honored and respected academic healthcare institutions.
In the Emergency Room at Lankenau, we have a 4:1 patient/nurse ratio, and work together as a team to provide the highest quality patient care to attribute to a superior patient experience.
We are currently seeking an experienced ED Staff Nurse for our 7p-7a, which would involve a weekend rotation.
Lankenau is named a certified Chest Pain Center, certified Primary Stroke Center, and Level II Trauma Center, offering the expertise and protocols to help ensure the patient is diagnosed accurately and treated promptly.
At least 1 year of recent Emergency Room nursing experience preferred.
If no ER experience, Step-Down or ICU nursing experience required.
Graduate from an accredited school of professional nursing.
Diploma, Associate Degree, or BSN Degree. BSN Degree required within 3 years of employment, must be currently enrolled.
Ability to communicate proficiently in English to perform job duties.
Licensures & Certifications:
Current PA RN license.
BLS/ACLS/PALS ? all must be current and in good standing.
If interested, please apply online at
Applicants must certify that they have not used tobacco products or nicotine in any form in the 90-days prior to submitting an application to Main Line Health. This will be verified during pre-employment testing.