Something grand is happening here.
For more than 125 years, we've been looking toward the future. Unafraid to embrace the unknown, always willing to bring our best to conquer the next challenge. As part of the region's #1 health system, Chester County Hospital is evolving, growing and changing, while keeping our uniquely compassionate care intact. Bringing expansive technological advancements and access to new treatment options, right here to you. Our hospital is undergoing our largest expansion yet, implementing programmatic innovation to bring new possibilities for all who come to us for care. With 250,000 square feet of progressive design, we're not only building a better space for healing, we're defining the future of medicine in our community. It's one more reason why your life is worth Penn Medicine.
Our Nursing Department has achieved Magnet® recognition. Our Nursing Assistants provide patient care under the direction and supervision of a Registered Nurse, with duties that support the operation of the nursing unit.
Our 4 Lasko Tower Telemetry Unit houses 24 beds primarily focusing on cardiac monitoring of patients with cardiac disorders and rhythm disturbances. We follow the American Heart Association (AHA) guidelines for the management of heart failure and participate in the AHA Get with the Guidelines program. The unit is staffed by RNs, Nursing Assistants and Unit Coordinators and is supported by a management team of Charge Nurses, Clinical Manager and Director. The unit offers excellent team work and a fast-paced environment, requiring the ability to re-prioritize throughout the day. Come join a motivated and innovative team, a supportive culture, in a leading and growing organization!
Education Training and Experience
High School diploma or equivalent.
Training and/or experience at an acute care or skilled nursing facility or student nurse with hospital based clinical experience.
Basic computer skills: keyboard, mouse use. Ability to complete data entry on clinical documentation screens. Ability to use email and internet. Ability to successfully complete on the job training for CCH computer programs. Ability to speak, read, write and understand English.
CPR certification required
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Certification preferred.
We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, marital status, familial status, genetic information, domestic or sexual violence victim status, citizenship status, military status, status as a protected veteran or any other status protected by applicable law.