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UPMC Registered Nurse (Casual) - 5E Med/Surg Telemetry in Altoona, Pennsylvania

Description

Registered Nurse (Casual)

5E Med/Surg Telemetry

Per diem, varied shifts

Union position: SEIU

Posted: 09/14/2021

This position has a set pay rate of $30.00/hour

5E is a 28 bed adult Medical/Surgical telemetry monitoring capable inpatient nursing unit. We see a variety of patients with varying medical issues which allows for a nurse to develop a well- rounded skill set. The variety in patients will keep your passion burning and eliminate the monotony of caring for the same patient types every day.

Our nurses are required to obtain trauma education and certification within one year of hire as we are a preferred unit for medical/surgical trauma patients.

What makes 5E an exceptional place to work? We have a team of amazing caregivers who collaborate to provide excellent care to our diverse patient population. Our wide variety of patients offers each nurse the opportunity to experience various clinical experiences daily.

As a team member on 5E, you will enjoy a supportive team environment, a leadership team that is invested in your growth, and diverse learning opportunities

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 of 1 year experience

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) OR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) based on AHA standards that include both a didactic and skills demonstration component within 30 days of hire

  • Registered Nurse (RN)

  • Act 33 with renewal

  • Act 34 with renewal

  • Act 73 FBI Clearance with renewal

UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

REQNUMBER: 339540738

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