Director of Nursing - Transitional Care Unit - $15,000 Sign On Bonus

Full Time Regular
1135 Old West Chocolate Avenue
Hummelstown, PA 17036-8188
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Job Description

Penn State Hershey Rehabilitation Hospital

A joint venture with Select Medical and Penn State Health

Hummelstown, PA

Director of Nursing (DON)

$15,000 Sign On Bonus

**This is a working Manager position, the Nurse Leader has to be prepared to cover shifts when it is needed**


At Penn State Hershey Rehabilitation Hospital, our services have been designed for patients who need a longer rehabilitation hospitalization for their recovery. We are currently seeking a Director of Nursing to join our team.

At Penn State Hershey Rehabilitation Hospital, our employees are the foundation on which the success of our rehabilitation services continues to grow. Each member of our medical, clinical administrative and support teams bring a level of experience, expertise and commitment to patient care that is unmatched in our industry.  The DON serves as a mentor to the nursing team on the transitional care/skilled nursing unit and plays a key role in developing and growing their staff. This is a great opportunity for a strong nurse leader who is looking to make the next step in their professional career or for an experienced director looking to join a dynamic organization. 

We offer our Director of Nursing a full benefits package including medical, dental, vision, 401k with company match, great vacation and sick time banks, competitive salary, life insurance, short and long-term disability, and a fantastic orientation/training program. Join our nationwide network of over 50K talented employees today! 


Job Responsibilities 

The Director of Nursing will organize and direct the overall operations of the Transitional Care Unit in order to provide excellent care and optimum quality of life to patients by coordinating all departments to achieve those same goals. The Director will implement and manage systems in order to adhere to and maintain facility/corporate policies and procedures, federal guidelines, state regulations and local ordinances and laws.

As Director of Nursing, the Director will be responsible for the functions and activities of the nursing services staff, including the standards of accepted nursing practice and nursing policies and procedures.


Minimum Education & Experience (Including Licenses)

  1. Education: Graduation from School of Professional Nursing
  2. BSN or enrollment in a BSN program preferred.
  3. Current and valid state licensure as a Registered Nurse required.

Additional Data

Through a partnership with Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and Select Medical, a national leader in post-acute care, we offer patients the very latest in rehabilitative care, right here in Central Pennsylvania. We are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF). CARF is an independent, international organization that promotes the standards of care for rehabilitation programs. Accreditation signifies that a hospital’s program delivers the highest quality, value, and optimal outcomes for patients.

Other benefits of the Director of Nursing position include: 

  • Excellent Orientation Program
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Extended Illness Days (EID)
  • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Prescription Coverage
  • Life Insurance
  • Short- and Long-Term Disability
  • Continuing Education and Tuition Reimbursement
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Personal and Family Medical Leave
  • A network of over 40,000 employees with huge growth and relocation opportunities

Select Medical is committed to having a workforce that reflects diversity at all levels and is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment, and employees are treated during employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable law.


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