Long Island Community Hospital has a lot to offer job seekers. If you are interested in getting into, or furthering an already established career in healthcare you have come to the right place. The open positions you will find at LI Community Hospital are representative of an organization that is continually growing and changing. It is an exciting time to join LI Community Hospital, with the opening of the new Knapp Cardiac Care Center, the purchase of the former John J. Foley Nursing Home coming soon and new physician practices coming on board regularly.
LI Community Hospital offers an environment full of professional challenges with the support of a strong structure and leadership team to offer guidance and direction. You will feel the power of teamwork and a culture that is focused on providing our community the best care possible.
An equal opportunity employer, we recognize that you've worked hard to acquire your professional skills and have consistently stretched your talents, drive and abilities. For qualified individuals, the Medical Center provides a comprehensive benefits package.
Applicant must possess a current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of New York. BS in nursing is preferred. BLS, ACLS, PALS and a minimum of (1) year experience in PACU, Critical Care or M/S required. Must possess: ability to stand/walk 70-90% of the work day; ability to prioritize, anticipate and alter activities throughout the day; physical ability to maneuver equipment, stretchers, and carts around the Peri-Operative area (including day surgery) without assistance; possess mature interpersonal skills and demonstrate recognition of cultural diversity; ability to cope with frequent risk of exposure to blood/body fluids during normal duties ability to cope with possible exposure to communicable diseases; ability to interact responsibly and calmly with physicians, patients and patient families; ability to communicate effectively with all members of the health care team; demonstrates flexibility in working hours and work schedule to meet the patient care needs of the unit; assumes responsibility and accountability for his/her own practice; sincere interest in PACU nursing with commitment to improve and expand his/her knowledge; ability to attend staff meetings according to hospital policy; maintains knowledge and proficiency in the clinical area and age group serve.
NYS RN Lic
BLS, ACLS, PALS (within 6months of hire)
Prior PACU experience preferred
12 hour flex, Mon-Friday, weekends, holidays and on-call to meet the needs of the department