educate physicians, nurses and other health care providers; and improve access to care in the communities we serve, regardless of a patient's ability to pay for health care.
We are currently seeking talented Nursing professionals to join our Medical-Surgical Oncology team. Continue your nursing career by joining a nationally recognized teaching hospital with proven success indicators.
St. Luke’s is a Level 1 Trauma Center, Stroke Center and Tertiary Care teaching hospital. St. Luke's is the only hospital in the Lehigh Valley and, in fact, in Pennsylvania, named one of Truven Health Analytics 100 Top Hospitals in the nation two years in a row.
Priscilla Payne Hurd 6th floor is a 34 bed acute care with a focus on Oncology. This opportunity is for the Nursing professional looking to expand and grow from medical-
surgical nursing into an Oncology nursing environment. We are seeking motivated individuals interested in establishing relationships, learning new skills and working toward providing patients with a special, caring hospital experience.
The Registered Nurse in our Medical / Surgical Oncology team is responsible for providing high levels of care and assessment as well as coordinating the team efforts.
JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES :
PHYSICAL AND SENSORY REQUIREMENTS :
Sit up to 2 hours per day; 1 hour at a time. Stand for up to 10 hours per day; 8 hours at a time. Walk 6 hours per day; 10 minutes at a time.
Consistently lift, carry and push objects up to 10 lbs. Occasionally lift, carry and push objects up to 75 lbs. Transports patients weighing up to 500 lbs.
via wheelchair, bed and / or stretcher. Frequently stoop and bend. Frequently reach above should level. Must be able to perceive attributes of an object through touch.
Must be able to hear as it relates to normal conversation and high and low frequencies. Must be able to see as it relates to general, near, far, color and peripheral vision.
Current RN license in the State of Pennsylvania.
TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE :
One year medical / surgical experience preferred. Individualized orientation program for all areas. Evidence of successful completion of BLS.
Please complete your application using your full legal name and current home address. Be sure to include employment history for the past seven (7) years, including your present employer.
Additionally, you are encouraged to upload a current resume, including all work history, education, and / or certifications and licenses, if applicable.
It is highly recommended that you create a profile at the conclusion of submitting your first application. Thank you for your interest in St. Luke's!!
St. Luke's University Health Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer.