Job Description

Job Title: Registered Nurse - Multiple Opportunities @ UPMC Altoona
Job ID: 180001IR
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours:
Shift: Variable
Facility: UPMC Altoona
Department:
Location: , Altoona PA

Description

Join our team oat UPMC Altoona! 

UPMC Altoona is a non-profit, 380 bed, level II trauma center, and stroke certified hospital.  We have a variety of available opportunities for Graduate Nurses as well as experienced Registered Nurses.  We have immediate full time, flexible full time, and casual positions available within our ICUs, ICU Stepdown Units, Emergency Department, Medical/Surgical Units, Inpatient Behavioral Health, Resource Unit, and System Nursing Resources.
 

What can a career at UPMC Altoona offer you? UPMC offers competitive pay and benefits, tuition assistance, retirement plan options, work/life needs, and a Career Ladder to help you grow personally, professionally, and financially.  For RNs/GNs with less than 6 months of nursing experience, we offer a Graduate Nurse Residency Program which assists you with your transition from nursing school to working as a Registered Nurse. 

 

*Now offering up to a $10,000 sign-on bonus!* 


Apply now and one of our Recruiters will contact you to discuss your interests and our available opportunities!


Qualifications

Education and Formal Training Required:

  • Must hold a current license to practice nursing in the State of Pennsylvania
  • Must satisfactorily complete the Nursing Departments orientation program and probationary period.
  • Must complete NIHSS education prior to end of orientation period, if required.
  • Experience Required: None.
  • For all positions in Critical Care: CCRN is required within two years of hire date. RN-C or CCRN required for MPCU and SPCU within two years of hire date.
  • ACLS preferred, BLS required. PALS for specific units. When assigned to STICU, T14-Surgical, T11, 5E, SPCU, must complete the Trauma Nurse Course within one year of hire.
  • Must maintain six stroke and six trauma competencies per year.
  • Must attend Trauma Symposium yearly.
  • When assigned to ICU must complete the Trauma Nurse Course within one year of hire.
  • Must maintain eight stroke and six trauma competencies per year.
  • Must attend Trauma Symposium yearly.

Salary Range: $0 to $0

Union Position: SEIU

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