Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Internal Number: pulmonary-critical-care-crnp
At Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN), we continually go the extra mile to further our mission to heal, comfort and care for the people of our community. Each one of our 19,000 colleagues contributes to this mission and helps make all communities we serve healthier - and better - places in which to live. Our health care professionals provide amazing care every day!
At LVHN, our core values: Compassion, Integrity, Collaboration and Excellence, guide our decision making and behaviors. We bring our values to life through our actions and commitment to an inclusive and equitable workplace in which everyone feels like they belong and utilize their full potential. That is how each of our colleagues create exceptional experiences in a safe and secure environment for our patients and their loved ones, and for one another.
At LVHN, you have the opportunity to make an important impact on the lives of your patients! We are seeking an enthusiastic experienced Nurse Practitioner who has great clinical and interpersonal skills to join our Critical Care / ICU team at Lehigh Valley Hospital - Pocono in scenic East Stroudsburg, PA.
LVH-Pocono ICU is a 12-bed inpatient unit that sees a mix of critical care and trauma patients. You will join two other APCs and a group of intensivists as well as a highly skilled team of Magnet designated registered nurses. Our ICU is a modern space with spacious rooms and innumerable resources. The ideal candidate will have at least one year of experience in an intensive care unit as a clinician as well as a strong desire to work in a fast-paced environment.
This position is full time, 12-hour shifts with a rotational schedule consisting of days, nights, and weekends
Help assess, evaluate, diagnose, and develop a treatment plan for patients
Be the advocate for patients and their families and deliver the best patient care experience
Opportunity for participation in Quality Improvement projects and committees
Must be Board Eligible or Board Certified
Must have ICU experience as a CRNP
Strong desire to work in a fast-paced environment
A current license to practice in the state of Pennsylvania or the ability to obtain one is required
Benefits & Perks:
Highly Competitive Compensation with a superb benefits package
Low cost health insurance for employees
CME reimbursement and time outside of normal PTO to take classes, attend conferences etc.
Retirement plans including employer contribution
APC Mentorship Program
Pocono Mountains Community:
LVH-Pocono is located in East Stroudsburg within the beautiful Pocono Mountains of northeastern Pennsylvania. This area offers year-round outdoor activities such as skiing, golfing, hiking, biking, and boating. The region has 170,000 residents, affordable housing, safe neighborhoods and well respected public schools. Just 80 miles west of New York City and 100 miles north of Philadelphia. To learn more about the Poconos visit: www.poconomountains.com
Influenza vaccination and COVID-19 Vaccination is required for all colleagues unless medically contraindicated or due to a bona fide religious belief or practice. Applicants possessing a medical marijuana card will not be considered for safety sensitive positions.