Job Description

Job Title: Registered Nurse - Acute Dialysis (Casual Status)
Job ID: 583005
Status: Casual
Regular/Temporary: Limited
Hours: Varied Day with rotation and call. 10hr shifts
Shift: Variable
Facility: UPMC Altoona
Department: Nephrology
Location: , Altoona PA


RN Casual 

Days with rotation and call. 10 hour shifts.

Acute Dialysis- 5E


Posted 5/1/2017


UPMC Altoona is hiring a casual Registered Nurse to help support the Acute Dialysis department for its Altoona 5E location. As a member of this team you will provide direct and indirect care to patients utilizing the nursing process, provide leadership for the nursing team, and contributes to the education of a variety of members of the staff and students. 


  • Demonstrates knowledge and ability to adapt to clinical treatment and instructional aspect of care to all stages of the life cycle and to various states of health and disease.
  • Document/records appropriate information required in performance of responsibilities in relation to the job description.
  • General nursing ability.


2 years or more of relevant nursing experience required.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
CPR required based on AHA standards that include both a didactic and skills demonstration component within 30 days of hire

  • Act 34 Criminal Clearance
  • Basic Life Support or Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
  • Registered Nurse

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

Salary Range: $0 to $28

Union Position: Yes

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