Registered Nurse - Progressive Pulmonary Unit (Up to $5k Sign On Bonus!)

Rochester General Health System Rochester, NY
Job ID REQ_90316 FACILITY Rochester General Hospital LOCATION Rochester, New York


As a Registered Nurse (RN), you're the engine and the heart of patient care at Rochester Regional Health. You make a positive difference every single day in the lives of our patients, their family members and visitors ' going above and beyond to meet their needs with courtesy, kindness, respect and compassion.

The Progressive Pulmonary Unit at Rochester General Hospital is a 26 bed Unit, specializing in the care of complex pulmonary patients that require mechanical and non-invasive vents and trachs for airway issues; also specializing in airway management for bariatric patients.


* 1:4 or 1:3 Nurse Patient Ratios

* Nurses will care for every kind of patient from medical, surgical, oncology, pulmonary, cardiac, etc – This Unit will give you a chance to become a well-rounded clinician.

* 24/7 Respiratory Therapy Support

* ICU Bootcamp Training plus in-Unit "MAT" rotation allows Nurses to have critical care exposure

* Self Scheduling Model

STATUS: Full Time

LOCATION: Rochester General Hospital

DEPARTMENT: Progressive Pulmonary / ICU Step Down Unit - 5400

SCHEDULE: Day/Evening/Night, Every Other Weekend/Holiday


* Diploma or Associate's Degree in Nursing required; Bachelor's Degree in Nursing preferred.

* Registered Nurse license in New York State.

* Basic Life Support (BLS) certification

* 1+ years of RN experience preferred.


* Patient Satisfaction. Solicit and respond to patient feedback to improve service and processes that will enhance the patient experience

* Medication Administration & Reporting. Administer medication and give/receive relevant reports, both written and verbal

* Documentation. Ensure concise, pertinent and complete patient care documentation using computerized medical record process


* Up to $5,000 Sign On Bonus based on years of experience.

* Competitive hourly rates & benefits which begin on date of hire.

* Generous retirement benefits including a pension plan

* Clinical Ladder Program provides additional compensation for strong clinical and professional skills

* Leadership & advancement opportunities

* Competitive differential rates

* Tuition assistance


Rochester Regional Health is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran.

Rochester Regional Health is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran