For remarkable care and exhilarating careers, there’s nowhere like the emergency department at Northern Westchester Hospital. We’re a community-based hospital handling a wide variety of acuity and demographics in our fast-paced, high-volume ED – from newborns to the elderly. If you’ve got drive, ambition and strong critical thinking skills, you’re made for this opportunity.
Delivering the right care…
Northern Westchester Hospital is in a league of its own for its unparalleled quality of care. But don’t just take our word for it. We’ve received some of the most prestigious recognition in our field:
- Planetree Hospital with Distinction for 10+ years
- Two-time Magnet® designation
- Gold Star status as a primary stroke center
“Very few hospitals in the country can claim the honor of both Magnet® and Plaintree recognition – certainly none in our area.”
–Cathy Tarpey, ACPM, RN
…at the right time…
Our ED is there to deliver the most advanced and effective care when it’s needed most. This 26-bed unit handles an average of 29,000 visits per year. Within the ED, we utilize innovative technology, including electronic medical records, telemedicine/telepsych, capnography and more to ensure our patients get the finest care at the most challenging times.
“Our ED has an abundance of state-of-the-art equipment and technologies that enhance patient care and safety.”
–Cathy Tarpey, ACPM, RN
…with the right support…
At Northern Westchester Hospital, everything is in place to help you thrive in your emergency nursing career. The department uses a team-based approach, bringing together highly qualified nurses, physicians, advanced practitioners and techs to provide patients with the best care possible. Looking for the chance to really hone your skills? We provide a Clinical Ladder, tuition reimbursement, cross training for clinical advancement, fellowship programs, student nursing programs (SNAP), paid conference opportunities, free classes for certification plus bonuses for certifications and advanced degrees. With our shared governance model, you’ll also have a strong voice in the direction of our care and your career.
“Working in our ED will definitely enhance your clinical judgment and skills. Our doctors trust and rely on our nurses’ assessments and information.”
–Meghan Walter, ED Quality Rep, RN
…could make this the right place for you.
If you’re looking for the close-knit setting of a community hospital but the vast career benefits of an award-winning health system with access to state-of-the-art procedures and education, you’ll find it at Northern Westchester Hospital. You’re made for more in your emergency nursing career. Here’s how you can get it today!