Mount Nittany Medical Center offers excellent pay and benefits packages for staff members, with regular pay increases and excellent working conditions. We regularly review our programs to keep pace with the changing needs of our workforce.

ER talkingIn addition to competitive wages, we offer:

  • On-call pay
  • Perfect attendance bonus
  • Clinical ladder for registered nurses
  • Shift differential for evening and night shifts
  • Weekend and experience differentials for specified positions
  • Work hour options: Staff in several areas of the Medical Center have the option of working 8, 10 or 12 hour shifts as their regular schedule.
  • Work hour commitment: The Medical Center offers full-time, part-time and wage payroll (limited or no set schedule positions) in all areas to offer increased flexibility.
  • Scheduling: Many nursing units offer self scheduling, which means staff members are actively involved in developing their own work schedules based upon their needs and the needs of the unit.

Insurance Coverage

Through our flexible benefits plan, staff members may choose among the following insurance coverage options:

  • Two health insurance plans (including prescription drug coverage)
  • Two levels of dental insurance
  • Vision care
  • Additional life insurance and dependent life insurance

Other Benefits

We offer a number of other benefits for employees, including:

  • Disability income protection
  • Life insurance
  • Pension plan
  • Retirement savings plan—403(b) plan
  • Paid holidays, sick days, personal days and vacation
  • Subsidized childcare
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Uniform allowance
  • Credit union participation
  • Free parking
  • Longevity payments
  • Free in-hospital training
  • Staff fitness center
  • Courtesy discount on care at Mount Nittany Medical Center