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Benefits for Registered Nurses

As an organization that strives to be an excellent employer, we recognize the importance of providing employees with quality benefit plans.

Click here to contact our Nurse Recruiter about our new loan forgiveness program for RNs who work on our Skilled Nursing Facility or Behavioral Health units full-time, evenings of nights, for two years.  Get paid $5,000 after the first year and another $5,000 after the second.


Nurse Orientation/Education Benefits

  • Individualized Orientation Program
  • Assigned preceptor
  • One-year residency program
  • Reimbursement for NCLEX review registration fee and a stipend for attendance in a review class
  • Generous Continuing Education Funds (in 2015, approximately 70 Registered Nurses took advantage of Tuition Assistance, totaling $107,586.62 paid out)
  • Educational support team available 24 hours a day, 5 days a week
  • Clinical Ladder Program
  • Certification reimbursement/annual certification differentials


Health Benefits

  • Paid benefit time for vacation, personal and holiday time up to 22 days per year
  • Paid sick leave
  • Medical/vision/dental/life insurance benefits offered
  • 403B retirement pension plan available with matching  opportunity


More CVPH Employee Benefits

  • RN referral program
  • Free on-site parking
  • Payroll direct deposit
  • Discount on purchases at our on-site retail pharmacy, Outpatient Pharmacy
  • On-site Occupational Health & Wellness office
  • Numerous wellness programs through Occupational Health & Wellness, including on-site Yoga, Meditation, 60-Day Walking Challenge, Financial Well-being month, Juniper Hill Farm and Mace Chasm Farm CSA share sign-up and farmers market, and so much more
  • Onsite massages with licensed NYS massage therapists
  • Nursing moms room
  • CVPH Credit Union located right off the main lobby: checking and savings accounts, auto and personal loans are also available
  • Employee assistance service: a confidential and free service providing assistance with a broad range of issues that may be affecting an employee's life and work
  • Vendor discounts including Sam’s, Verizon, Dell, Whiteface Mountain (1-hour away), local movie theatre tickets, Six Flag’s Great Escape (1.5 hours away) and more
  • On-site shopping options through visiting retailers (jewelry, clothing, gifts, shoes, etc.)
  • Hospital-arranged group trips for shopping, theatre, and concerts
  • Vendor discounts: ski passes, movie passes, ferry passes, wireless phone carrier discounts and restaurant discounts
  • Public notaries are available on-site
  • Gift Shop, located off the main lobby