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Clinical Staff Leader - Wound Ostomy & Continence

Hershey, Pennsylvania
Job Type
23 Sep 2022
Job Description
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center Location: US:PA:Hershey Work Type: Full Time FTE: 1.

00 Shift: Day Hours: 8 Hour Shifts Recruiter Contact: Jenna Spangler at (see below) Penn State Hershey Medical Center is Central Pennsylvania's only Academic Medical Center, Level 1 Regional Adult and Pediatric Trauma Center, and Tertiary Care Provider. As a four-time Magnet designated hospital, Hershey Medical Center values the hard work and dedication that our nurses exhibit every day.

Through our core values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Excellence, our nurses are a team committed to compassionate care for our diverse patient population, our community and each other. As a valued team member, we promote continued professional development, specialty certification, continuing education and career growth. Located in Hershey, PA, Hershey Medical Center is part of a strong community that is enriched with socially-minded organizations and individuals working to create a wonderful place to live.

In the heart of Central Pennsylvania, Hershey is a combination of rural, suburban and city living that is within a short distance to some of the busiest east coast cities including New York, Washington DC and Philadelphia. To learn more, visit JOB SUMMARY: The primary focus of the Clinical Staff Leader is to ensure clinical care delivery and ensure optimal patient outcomes.

Supervises staff involved in providing clinical patient care. Assists in ensuring the quality of patient care delivery in a specific patient care area and serves as a role model for professional nursing practice. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelors Degree in Nursing or Masters Degree in Nursing required 2 years clinical experience required Progressive leadership experience required Currently licensed to practice as a registered nurse by Pennsylvania Board of Nurse Examiners required PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Enrollment in an accredited enterstomal program, with completion within 2 years of hire.

Certification in Wound, Ostomy, Continence Nursing PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS*: Able to sit occasionally; stand constantly; walk frequently. Able to lift/carry 0-10 lbs frequently; 11-50 lbs occasionally. Able to push/pull 0-20 lbs frequently; 21-75 lbs occasionally.

Able to climb occasionally; reach constantly. Able to use hand for simple/firm grasping Appended to this job description is the Work Task Analysis that further describes the physical requirements appropriate for this role. In addition to a rewarding career, we also offer great benefits including but not limited to: Paid Time Off and Personal Time Medical Benefits (No waiting period) Dental and Vision Benefits Penn State University Tuition Assistance (Full-Time Employees) Elder Care/Child Care Resources Life Insurance Company Sponsored 401K Paid Parental Leave Relocation Bonus for those who qualify If chosen for this position, you may required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report.

This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities. Penn State Health is fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff.

We believe diversity is unapologetically expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, martial status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.

If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please call 717-531-8440 between the hours of 7:30 AM and 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday through Friday, email (see below) or download our Accommodation Instructions for Job Applicants PDF (

pdf) for more detailed steps for assistance. Union: Non Bargained IND567 Position Clinical Staff Leader - Wound Ostomy & ContinenceLocation US:PA:HersheyReq ID 6803.
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  • Job Reference: 719128246-2
  • Date Posted: 23 September 2022
  • Recruiter: PENN STATE HEALTH
  • Location: Hershey, Pennsylvania
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent