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Job Description

Job Title: Registered Nurse (Part-Time)- Asbury Heights
Job ID: 693176764
Status: Part-Time
Regular/Temporary: Limited
Hours:
Shift: Weekend
Facility: UPMC Asbury Heights
Department: Administration
Location: 700 Bower Hill Road, Pittsburgh PA 15243

Description

Asbury Heights is hiring a Registered Nurse to work part time with occasional weekends with our independent living residents! Apply today to learn more about this role. 

Responsibilities:
  • Explain physician's orders to residents to make sure they clearly understand instructions.
  • Provide adequate communication through regular scheduled meetings with the Director of Community Nursing and Health Center Staff to ensure continuity of care and program goals.
  • Supervise professional and non-professional staff in all aspects of the community nursing program.
  • Work a regular schedule and remain available for emergency calls.
  • Exhibit leadership, cooperation and team spirit and act as a role model.
  • Work closely in cooperation with the Medical Office Manager.
  • Check vital signs, change dressings and complete laboratory work for residents as needed.
  • Maintain current CPR/AED certification.
  • Assess residents continually for changes in level of care; initiate Functional Assessment Process when indicated.
  • Initiate interactions with families and other disciplines to keep them informed of status if condition changes. Help resolve family conflict or concerns referring them to appropriate supportive departments.
  • Demonstrate diplomacy and confidentiality when dealing with situations involving residents and employees.
  • Participate in all mandatory in-services and committees as requested; attend seminars/workshops pertinent to responsibilities.
  • Arrange for ancillary and support services i.e. physical therapy, Home Health, Hospice, medical transportation, and take-out meals as needed.
  • Evaluate all emergencies as they occur. Coordinate all necessary services (consults physician, transports to the hospital emergency room, orders diagnostic tests).
  • Display interpersonal skills and good judgment in terms of what and how information is communicated.
  • Understand and effectively execute the fire and disaster plan.
  • Make daily rounds in the community to check on illnesses, accidents, and post hospitalization status.
  • Ensure compliance with all regulatory agencies.
  • Coordinate pharmacy needs, calling in prescription refills, and refilling medication boxes on a weekly basis for residents who require assistance.

Qualifications

Minimum 6 months nursing experience required Phlebotomy skills preferred BSN preferred

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

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) OR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Registered Nurse (RN)

  • UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

    Salary Range: $24.82 to $35.30 / hour

    Union Position: No

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