Registered Nurse – N3W- Medical Complexity Unit - Full time - 1500-2330

Open Date 7/18/2017
Division Reading Hospital
Description

The medical complexity unit is a 19 bed unit serving the needs of patients with a primary medical diagnosis, who also have a co -occurring mental health or substance abuse issue. This unit will be located on N3W. The patients we will treat are patients who were previously cared for throughout many units of the hospital , by cohorting these patients it will allow for more focused care for the patient and better preparation for staff. RN to Patient ratio will be 1:4. Management of the patient care will be a co led model with the hospitalist and the psychiatrist.

Position Requirements

Registered Nurse in PA with a minimum of 1 year experience in an acute care setting. Clinical specialty training/certification provided specific to the area of practice.

Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time
Special Notes
About the Organization Tower Health is a strong, regional, integrated healthcare provider/payer system offering leading-edge, compassionate healthcare and wellness services to a population of 2.5 million people. Together, our six hospitals and other entities provide a full range of medical care from prevention, screenings & education; to the latest clinical services and surgeries available; to rehabilitation. We offer wellness programs & public health services that ensure our communities are the healthiest they can be. Our caring, highly trained physicians and staff are committed to patient safety and patient satisfaction.
With more than 11,000 team members, Tower Health includes Reading Hospital, a teaching hospital based in West Reading; Brandywine Hospital in Coatesville; Chestnut Hill Hospital, a teaching hospital in Philadelphia; Jennersville Hospital in West Grove; Phoenixville Hospital in Phoenixville; and Pottstown Hospital in Pottstown. We also operate Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing & Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences, & we have comprehensive physicians network.

Collaboration across Tower Health enables our hospitals, providers, leadership & staff to leverage best practices across the health system. Our patients benefit from access to a broad range of services, all here in our region. Our hospitals have received national recognition for advanced care in areas such as neurosurgery & stroke, cardiac & vascular surgery, trauma, hematology & oncology. Reading HealthPlex, which opened at Reading Hospital in October 2016, combines state-of-the-art technology and world-class design to make the HealthPlex one of the most sophisticated surgical centers & inpatient facilities in the region.
At Tower Health, we have a rich history of providing high-quality, cost-effective care in the communities we serve. As the healthcare industry continues to change, one thing remains steadfast: Tower Health's
Hours Bi-Weekly None Specified

Reading Shift None Specified