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Registered Nurse - Casual - Med/Surg Pediatrics

  • Job ID: 950055616
  • Status: Casual
  • Regular/Temporary: Limited
  • Hours: Various shifts as needed
  • Shift: Variable
  • Facility: UPMC Altoona
  • Department: MedSurg_Pediatrics
  • Location: 620 Howard Avenue, Altoona PA 16601
  • Union Position: Yes
  • Salary Range: $0 / hour

Description

Registered Nurse

Limited Casual - various shifts as needed

Union position: SEIU

Posted: 7/30/2020


Purpose:
Provides direct and indirect care to patients utilizing the nursing process. Provides leadership for the nursing team, and contributes to the education of a variety of members of the staff and students.

Responsibilities:
  • 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.
  • General nursing ability.
  • Document/records appropriate information required in performance of responsibilities

Qualifications

Education and formal training required:

  • Must hold a current license to practice nursing in the State of Pennsylvania; must satisfactorily complete the Nursing Department's orientation program and probationary period. Must complete NIHSS education prior to end of orientation period, if required.
  • Minimum 1 year experience.

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)
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
  • Registered Nurse (RN)
  • Act 33 with renewal
  • Act 34 with renewal
  • Act 73 FBI Clearance

  • UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

    Set rate for Casual RN's is $30/hour plus shift differential for off-shift*

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