St. Luke's is proud of the skills, experience and compassion of
its employees. The employees of St. Luke's are our most valuable
asset! Individually and together, our employees are dedicated to
satisfying the mission of our organization which is an unwavering
commitment to excellence as we care for the sick and injured;
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 nursing 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 IBM Watson Health (formerly Truven Health Analytics) 100 Top
Hospitals in the nation six times total & four years in a row.
We offer competitive compensation and benefit programs along
with a Nurse Residency Program to support and develop newly
Licensed Nurses in both their clinical and professional
development. Become a part of a premier & very special Nursing Team
at St. Luke's! Join us today!
The Graduate Temporary Practice Permit (TPP) Nurse delivers
nursing care for patients across their life span, and through the
nursing process, assesses, plans, implements, coordinates,
evaluates and documents the effects of care. The graduate nurse who
holds a temporary practice permit must practice under the
supervision of an experienced, Pennsylvania registered nurse who is
physically present in the unit or area where the graduate nurse is
OB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
- Performs systematic assessment of all assigned patients.
- Formulates collaborative and individualized plan of care and
identifies expected patient outcomes, using the nursing
- Implements, evaluates and documents patient care interventions
- Organizes, coordinates and prioritizes patient care utilizing
- Maintains responsibility for own professional development
through active participation in inservices and/or continuing
- Complies with established chain of command for work-related
- Participates in identifying unit needs and supports unit goals
- Maintains departmental records for administrative and
PHYSICAL AND SENSORY REQUIREMENTS
Sit up to 2 hours per day; 1 hour at a time. Stand for up to 8
hours per day; 4 hours at a time. Walk up to 6 hours per day; 10
minutes at a time. Consistently lift, carry and push objects up to
10 pounds. Frequently lift, carry and push objects up to 75 pounds.
Transport patients weighing up to 250 lbs. via wheelchair, bed
and/or stretcher with assistance when appropriate. Consistently
pull up to 10 lbs. Frequently pull up to 250 lbs. with assistance
when appropriate. Frequently stoop and bend, crouch, kneel and
climb. Frequently reach above shoulder level. Occasional crawling.
Must be able to perceive attributes of an object through touch.
Frequently finger and handle objects. Occasionally firmly grasp,
twist, turn objects with hands and fingers. 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, depth perception, and visual monotony (e.g.
Temporary Practice Permit issued by the Pennsylvania State Board
TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE
Must have obtained BLS upon hire or completed as part of the
orientation process. Must have completed three (3) hours of
DHS-approved training in child abuse recognition and reporting
requirements as a condition for licensure.
Various shifts within multiple departments/locations
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