This is an exceptional opportunity to join a Magnet-recognized, community-based hospital that delivers on our promise to provide Complete Connected Care.
Lowell General Hospital (LGH) is an outstanding place to work and offers amazing advancement opportunities for our staff. As a LGH nurse, you can take part in our Clinical Advancement Program which recognizes nurses who consistently expand their roles by providing exceptional patient care. We have competitive salaries & benefits, shared governance, tuition reimbursement, clinical mobility tracks and free on-campus parking. Staff are encouraged to participate in our unit based council or one of the many council opportunities presented at LGH.
Unit Summary: Reilly 4 at the Saints Campus of Lowell General, is a primarily medical floor consisting of 33 private rooms. We care for adult acute care patients who have a wide variety of diagnoses and co-morbidities providing comprehensive care according to the scope of care defined by the organization and Massachusetts state regulations.
Job Responsibilities: The Staff nurse individualizes the patients care and provides complete connected patient centered care while promoting quality and safety. The Staff nurse will work with a multidisciplinary team to ensure patient needs are identified and met. This candidate must show enthusiasm, have excellent communication skills and strive for patient satisfaction and a positive patient experience.
This is a great opportunity to be part of a strong team of nurses working in a community setting.
Graduate of accredited nursing program, BSN preferred, or enrolled in BSN program with anticipated graduation date
Minimum of one year of rehab RN experience
Medical Surgical experience preferred
Must have excellent time management and customer service skills
RN candidates must be able to use electronic based charting systems. Cerner experience is preferred
Current MA license required
Current BCLS Healthcare Provider required
Medical Surgical Certification an advantage
About Lowell General Hospital:
Lowell General Hospital is an independent, not-for-profit community hospital serving the Greater Lowell area and surrounding communities. With two primary campuses located in Lowell, Massachusetts, we are the second largest community hospital in Massachusetts. We have the latest state-of-the-art technology and a full range of medical and surgical services for patients, from newborns to seniors. We are also a proud member of Circle Health and in collaboration with the medical community it is our promise to provide our patients with Complete connected care SM
Magnet Designation: The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) honored Lowell General Hospital with Magnet Recognition for excellence in nursing care in October, 2010 and re-designated in April, 2015. The Magnet Recognition Program recognizes healthcare organizations that are dedicated to nursing excellence, professionalism and patient-focused care. It is the highest level of recognition an organization can receive for providing the very best quality in patient care. Only 6.7% of hospitals hold this prestigious designation and only 4% of hospitals receive Magnet Re-designation.