Registered Nurse (RN) – Intermediate Care Unit (IMC)


Wellspan Ephrata


Ephrata, PA

Contract Terms

Registered Nurse RN- Intermediate Care Unit (IMC)
Wellspan Ephrata Community Hospital

Shift time-Nights-7p-7a,

Unit Specific Info

The Intermediate Care Unit provides care for patients who require less care than available in the Intensive Care Unit but more than the medical/surgical rooms. Patients who benefit from intermediate care include those with acute pulmonary, medical, surgical and cardiac conditions. Care in this unit typically calls for frequent and intense observation as the patient’s clinical condition changes.

Responsibilities of the Registered Nurse (RN)

Collect and document data about patients.

Document identified problems using nursing diagnosis including patient teaching needs and discharge planning on patient’s clinical record.

Develop and contribute to a plan of nursing action based on existing problems and obtainable patient response.

Utilize resources (patient, family, nurses, physicians, and written material) to formulate the written plan of care.

Communicate the plan of care by using methods that include action plans, goals and time frames.

Implement safe therapeutic care for patients.

MANDATED Job Requirements

PA registered nurse license at time of submission – Required

BLS – Required

ACLS – Required

Flu Vaccine Required. Wellspan will not accept a declination during flu season.

Travelers must be nicotine free. This includes any tabacco or nicotine device or product that contains nicotine.

Candidates will required to pass an EKG test and be able to interpret ECG rhythm strips for this assignment. T They will be tested during orientation and will not be able to stay on this assignment if these tests are not passed. They will have one chance to pass this testing.

Candidates will need to complete online modules, drug testing – nicotine screening and will need to be fingerprinted and have a child abuse clearance started prior to start.

Starting ASAP
Full time for 13 weeks with possible extension
For immediate consideration, please send your resume via email to

Shift Time



Weekends/Holidays as Needed


Float as Needed

Pay Rate

$46.00 / Hour

Skill Set Requirements

Must have at least 2 years of Intermediate Care Unit (IMC) experience

Profile Requirements

Active PA License is required. Must have at least 2 years of clinical experience and 1 year in the specialty requested. Also, must have an updated resume, updated skills checklist, and two recent manager or supervisory references.

Rate Details

Please note: Quoted pay rate is for local candidates. Travelers will be paid the equivalent of the local rate minus housing. Housing stipends available. Please note orientation is paid at full rate and parking is reimbursed. Travelers please request a sample pay stub to know to see your take home wage.

If you are interested in this position, please complete an electronic application here. We will contact you as soon as possible to discuss this position, as well as all other contract and per diem positions of interest, available with Chesapeake Medical Staffing.

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