Job Description

Job Title: Registered Nurse - Home Health (Peds/OB)
Job ID: 628613
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours:
Shift: Day
Facility: UPMC Home Healthcare
Department: SN Pediatrics
Location: 300 Northepoint Circle, Seven Fields PA 16046

Description

Provide one-on-one care and teaching with patients and families.

Join the UPMC Home Healthcare Peds/OB team!
  
Duties include:
Delivery of skilled nursing services in the home
Care of oncology patients, administration of chemotherapy, antibiotics, hydration, and pain management
Provide education, physical and emotional support to patients and families in their home environment
Monday – Friday daylight scheduling with rotating on-call and weekends

We are currently offering a $5,000 sign-on bonus!

Homecare is nursing’s best kept secret!

Qualifications

The individual must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care and/or interact appropriately to the ages of the patients served by his/her assigned unit as specified below. They must also demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span and possess the ability to assess data reflective of the patients status and interpret the appropriate information needed to identify each patients requirements relative to his/her age-specific needs and to provide the care needs as described in the department policy and procedures.

Minimum 6 months experience
  • BSN preferred
  • Ability to establish and maintain positive, caring relationships with executives, managers, physicians, non-physician providers, ancillary and support staff, other departments, and patients/families
  • Ability to work productively and effectively within a complex environment, handle multiple/changing priorities and specialized equipment
  • Good clinical judgment with critical thinking, analytical and problem solving abilities required as related to various aspects of patient care
  • Critical thinking skills necessary to exercise and to lead others in application of the nursing process
  • Mobility and visual manual dexterity. Physical stamina for frequent walking, standing, lifting and positioning of patients.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
UPMC approved national certification preferred. Current Pennsylvania licensure as a Registered Professional Nurse. CPR required based on AHA standards that include both a didactic and skills demonstration component within 30 days of hire

  • Act 33 Child Clearance with Renewal
  • Act 34 Criminal Clearance with Renewal
  • Act 73 FBI Clearance
  • Automotive Insurance
  • Basic Life Support or Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
  • Driver's License
  • Older Adult Protective Services Act
  • Registered Nurse

UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Salary Range: $24.72 to $37.97

Union Position: No

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