Employment

For generations, the community has depended on Punxsutawney Area Hospital to provide the best healthcare in the area. In a medical world that is constantly changing, the employees and affiliated physicians at Punxsutawney Area Hospital strive to meet the challenges that medicine provides. From business professionals and physicians, to nurses and support staff, the hospital is a family that works together to deliver the best in patient care. In fact Punxsutawney Area Hospital was recently identified as a top 100 hospital in the country, number one hospital in Pennsylvania for patient satisfaction, and our nurses are ranked in the top 1% in the United States.

We look for healthcare professionals who share our values of compassion, understanding, and a steadfast commitment to excellence. For more information on employment opportunities, please contact Wendy Depp or Barbara Kostok in our Human Resources Department.

We also invite you to apply for open positions by filling out our online form.

Punxsutawney Area Hospital
Human Resources Department
81 Hillcrest Drive
Punxsutawney, PA 15767
Attn: Barbara Kostok, Human Resources Director
814.938.1856

Nursing Positions Available:

Yes, positions are currently available for nurses. Punxsutawney Area Hospital values its employees and strives to make the workplace a safe and educational environment. When you come to work, you will find yourself becoming part of a family who takes pride in caring for our patients and each other. We believe the care we provide to our patients is the best reason to come to work here every day. Bottom line we value the role of nursing.

Tuition Reimbursement — Punxsutawney Area Hospital recognizes the importance of an employee’s growth and encourages eligible staff to advance their level of education. Education reimbursement and assistance are part of our commitment to provide our community the best care from skilled medical professionals. We'd love to talk to you about our tuition reimbursement program and other opportunities to assist you in your career and future growth: 814-938-1858.

Other Positions Available:

Radiology Technician: A part time Radiologic Technologist position is needed to work all shifts including weekends and holidays as scheduled. This position would involve working primarily the evening and night shifts.

RNs & LPNs: PAH has full and part time RN and LPN positions on the Medical/Surgical Unit primarily for night shift. There is also a full time day shift RN position available in ICU.

CRNPs: Full and part time positions available for a Certified Nurse Practitioner. Responsibilities will include providing professional services to inpatients and outpatients through the Hospitalist and Emergency Departments. Current RN licensure and certification as an advanced practice nurse and previous clinical experience required with acute care nurse practitioner experience preferred. Suturing skills are a plus. ACLS/PALS/BLS certifications will need to be obtained and kept current.