Professional Staff Nurse Home Health
Altoona, Pennsylvania, us
Company: Home Nursing Agency
Category: Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations
Published on 2021-10-21 19:12:59
UPMC is hiring a full-time Home Health Registered Nurse (RN) to cover areas in Northern Blair County. This role is primarily daylight shifts with an every third-weekend shift rotation. This is a great role for a nurse looking for flexible scheduling options and to provide one on one hands on care to patients in their homes.
Sign-On Bonus Details (Full Time)$15,000 sign-on bonus available for nurses with over two years of experience $10,000 sign-on bonus available for nurses with less than two years of experience
As a Professional Staff Nurse at UPMC, 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 PTO program
The Professional Staff Nurse is a valued step in the UPMC nursing career ladder, with opportunities for continued growth and advancement!
Join the team that’s providing the highest quality of home health care in our communities. With state-of-the-art safety protocols and the support of an academic medical center, UPMC Senior Services has demonstrated a continued commitment to keeping both our residents and our employees safe and healthy, especially throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.
Make a true impact in your community where you’ll have the confidence that your care is clinically backed by a best-in-class health care system and the rewarding knowledge that you are changing lives every day.
The Professional Staff Nurse is responsible for the delivery of skilled nursing services to patients in their homes according to the physician's plan of care, agency policies and procedures, fiscal intermediaries, regulatory agencies and bodies and within recognized standards of nursing practice. Must possess the ability to assess and interpret patient data needed to identify each patient's requirements relative to the population served.
QualificationsGraduate of an accredited school of professional nursing required. Bachelor's degree preferred. UPMC Home Health Care approved certification preferred. Minimum of 6 months of nursing experience in an Acute Care Facility or Skilled Care Facility Pediatric experience would be a plus not 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 required based on AHA standards that include both a didactic and skills demonstration component within 30 days of hire