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Job Description

Job Title: Professional Staff Nurse
Job ID: 834932386
Status: Casual
Regular/Temporary: Limited
Hours:
Shift: Day Job
Facility: The Heritage Shadyside
Department: Team I (Center F
Location: 5701 Phillips Ave, Pittsburgh PA 15217

Description

Heritage Place is hiring a Casual RN!

 

Nestled in the diverse and distinguished Squirrel Hill neighborhood of Pittsburgh, Heritage Place provides a variety of programs for patients who no longer require care in a hospital but need 24-hour skilled nursing and rehabilitation care, and other person health care services. Our newly renovated Transitional Rehabilitation Unit (TRU) provides short stay rehabilitation designed to help patients recover from surgery, accidents, and illness, and return home more quickly. Our welcoming, team-oriented environment makes Heritage Place a truly wonderful place to work. We invite you to apply today to learn more!



Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrates accountability for professional development that improves the quality of professional practice and the quality of patient care.
  • Applies basic nursing knowledge and skills within the framework of Relationship Based Care, using the nursing process to meet the clinical, psychosocial and spiritual needs of the patient and family.
  • Communicates effectively, both verbally and in documentation.
  • Demonstrates critical thinking in the identification of clinical, social, safety, spiritual issues within the episode of care.
  • Formulates a plan of care and daily goals that consider individual patient needs.
  • Identifies opportunities for improvement on the clinical area. Utilizes nursing process in managing the care of residents including assessment, interdisciplinary planning, and implementation, evaluation of resident care, teaching and discharge planning utilizing evidence-bases standards of nursing practices.
  • Provides basic psychosocial support and counseling.
  • Collaborates with physician and care team to ensure quality resident care.
  • Reports and records all changes observed in condition or behavior of residents in accordance with documentation practices and policies.
  • Complies with established medication use policies, safety policies and procedures including standard infection control.


 

Qualifications

Minimum 6 months nursing experience required 

Long term care experience preferred 

BSN preferred


Applicants will be placed in the appropriate job title and salary from the My Nursing Career Ladder based on their individual experience and education.



Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
CPR 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)
  • Act 34
  • OAPSA

  • UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

     

    Salary Range: $0 / hour

    Union Position: No

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