Wellforce Registered Nurse, RN, Short Stay Unit in Lowell, Massachusetts
This is an exceptional opportunity to join a Magnet-recognized, community-based hospital that delivers on our promise to provide Complete Connected Care.
Eligible for up to a $10,000 Sign On Bonus!
Hours: 32 hours per week, Evening Shift Lowell General Hospital (LGH) is an outstanding place to work and offers amazing advancement opportunities for our staff. As a LGH nurse, you can take part in our Clinical Advancement Program which recognizes nurses who consistently expand their roles by providing exceptional patient care. We have competitive salaries & benefits, shared governance, tuition reimbursement, clinical mobility tracks and free on-campus parking. Staff are encouraged to participate in our unit based council or one of the many council opportunities presented at LGH. Unit Summary: Seeking highly skilled and motivated nurses to join a team of caring healthcare professionals. This short stay work environment will be fast paced with high intensity of services and deliver the highest quality of care to our patients. Patients in this 10 bed observation unit will be med surg tele and step down level of acuity with a less than 48 hour length of stay. This is a great opportunity for registered nurses with strong med surg, med surg tele and step down experience to make a difference for patients in the new Short Stay Unit. Qualifications:
RN Massachusetts license required
BSN strongly preferred
1-2 years Medical Surgical experience, telemetry experience strongly preferred
Must have excellent time management and communication skills
RN candidates must be able to use electronic based charting systems. Cerner experience is preferred.
BLS required and ACLS preferred
Magnet Designation: The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) honored Lowell General Hospital with Magnet Recognition for excellence in nursing care with our 3rd designation achieved in August 2020 . The Magnet Recognition Program recognizes healthcare organizations that are dedicated to nursing excellence, professionalism and patient-focused care. It is the highest level of recognition an organization can receive for providing the very best quality in patient care. Only 2% of hospitals have attained a 3rd Magnet designation.
About Lowell General Hospital: Lowell General Hospital is an independent, not-for-profit community hospital serving the Greater Lowell area and surrounding communities. With two primary campuses located in Lowell, Massachusetts, we are the second largest community hospital in Massachusetts. We have the latest state-of-the-art technology and a full range of medical and surgical services for patients, from newborns to seniors. We are also a proud member of Circle Health and in collaboration with the medical community it is our promise to provide our patients with Complete connected care SM Circle Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer.