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Registered Nurse - Casual - 6F Observation Unit

  • Job ID: 377593688
  • Status: Casual
  • Regular/Temporary: Limited
  • Hours: Various shifts as needed
  • Shift: Variable
  • Facility: UPMC Altoona
  • Department: 6F Nursing Observation
  • Location: 620 Howard Avenue, Altoona PA 16601
  • Union Position: Yes
  • Salary Range: $0 / hour

Description

Registered Nurse
6F Observation Unit
Limited Casual, various shifts with rotation
SEIU
Posted: 11/13/2020

UPMC Altoona is seeking an experienced Registered Nurse to join our 6F Observation unit and support our staff casually on various shifts. 

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:
  • Document/records appropriate information required in performance of responsibilities in relation to the job description.
  • General nursing ability.
  • 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.

Qualifications

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

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) OR National Institute of Health Stroke Scale Certification
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) OR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Registered Nurse (RN)
  • Act 34

  • UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

    *Set rate of $30/hr plus $1.50 shift differential for off shifts*

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