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Registered Nurse (RN), Home Health/Hospice (Bedford)

  • Job ID: 524066639
  • Status: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Hours: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Facility: Home Nursing Agency
  • Department: Home Health SKN RNs
  • Location: 227 Hospital Drive, Everett PA 15537
  • Union Position: No
  • Salary Range: $27.24 to $38.18 / hour

Description

UPMC is hiring a Full-Time Home Health Registered Nurse (RN) for Bedford County.  This position requires a weekend and holiday rotation.  Travel is reimbursed at the Federal mileage reimbursement rate.  If you are looking for flexible scheduling options and one-on-one care, apply today!

***This position is eligible for a generous Sign-On Bonus of up to $15,000.  Please apply for more details.***

Home Health is a great opportunity for a registered nurse looking for flexible scheduling options and providing one-on-one individualized care to patients in their homes.

As a Professional Staff Nurse at UPMC Home Healthcare, you will find:

  • Competitive wages, with a BSN differential
  • An incomparable benefit package
  • 100% Tuition Reimbursement for your BSN/MSN degree through approved Universities.
  • A generous vacation accrual

The Professional Staff Nurse is a valued step in the UPMC nursing career ladder, with opportunities for continued growth and advancement!

Purpose:

Responsible for providing individualized care to homebound patients of all ages and diagnoses in their homes.  The Professional Staff Nurse follows physician orders and collaborates with a multi-disciplinary team to meet the needs of our clients.  Structured orientation and education provided for all staff.  Independent visits allow for flexible scheduling within your workday, and clinical oversight is always available. 

Responsibilities:

•             Provide direct patient care in the patient’s home setting

•             Thorough head to toe assessments for each patient

•             Complete treatment as ordered by a physician (ex:  wound care, IV therapy, pleurx catheter drainage)

•             Provide patients and families with education to help meet their goals of care

•             Communicate any change in condition to the physician and home care team timely

•             Work as part of a multidisciplinary team

•             Complete documentation same-day as visit

•             Follow-up with completed lab work, physician phone calls, or other concerns

•             Order supplies for patients timely and as appropriate

•             Request insurance authorization for visits as needed

•             Participate in mandatory meetings and complete scheduled education

 

 

Qualifications

  • Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing is required.
  • Bachelor's degree preferred.UPMC approved certification preferred.
  • Minimum of 6 months of nursing experience in an Acute Care or Skilled Care Facility or Home Health or Hospice Care required.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
UPMC approved national certification preferred.

Current licensure as a Registered Professional Nurse either in the state where the facility is located or in a state covered by a licensure compact agreement with the state where the facility is located.

CPR is required based on AHA standards that include both a didactic and skills demonstration component within 30 days of hire
Automotive Insurance

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) OR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Driver's License
  • Auto Insurance
  • OAPSA
  • Act 33 
  • Act 34
  • Registered Nurse (RN)

UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

Final candidates will be selected for a job title within the career ladder that reflects the level of education, experience, and manager discretion at the time of offer.

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