Registered Nurse, full-time, 2 pm to 10:30 pm, $5000 sign on
Company: Encompass Health
Posted on: February 4, 2019
HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Altoona is an 80-bed acute rehabilitation hospital that provides comprehensive Inpatient and Outpatient rehabilitation. We offer a wide base of physical rehabilitative care for orthopedic, neurologic, multi-trauma, spinal cord injury, brain injury, stroke, pulmonary and cardiac rehabilitation needs. --Our hospital has a full complement of Therapists, Nurses, Neuropsychologists and Medical staff to offer the best possible outcomes for our patients. With an average length of stay of approximately 2 weeks, we have the ability to get to know our patients and their families.--We are proud of the fact that about 80% of the patients admitted to HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Altoona are discharged directly to their homes. --Come see how we are changing people's lives- everyday. Maybe you can too!--Now Hiring--Registered NursesHelping patients regain hope and independenceThe FactsAct as the direct link to help patients succeed in inpatient rehabilitation by supervising care and treatments provided by team members, leading patient assessments, creating personalized plans of care, communicating progress and targeting patient concerns, offering timely solutions.The--DifferenceThe importance of nursing to our rehabilitation hospitals can't be overstated. Comprehensive rehabilitation is planned and administered by a highly specialized and integrated team including physicians, nurses, physical therapists, respiratory therapists, speech therapists, occupational therapists, case managers and others. Rehabilitation nurses are a valuable resource and bring an important perspective to this interdisciplinary approach. Our rehabilitation nurses help the patients regain control of their lives and their independence, treating complex medical issues and redefining how care is provided.The PerksOnly the best will doComprehensive medical, dental and vision plans401(k)College savings planEmployee assistance programPre-paid legal planand much more!The PatientsEighty percent of patients discharged directly homeOur registered nursing teams get to know patients over two to four weeks on average, providing care for conditions such as:StrokeSpinal cord injuryBrain injuryNeurological disordersJoint replacementAmputationMultiple traumaThe PowerAdvanced tools to support patient progressAdvanced technologiesEvidence-based practice guidelinesClinical outcomes to assess and improve treatment interventionsNational outcomes databaseTrained mentorsInternal and external educationProfessional treatment teamsMultiple traumaThe BasicsCurrent RN licensures appropriate to state regulationsCPR certification (ACLS preferred)CRRN certification preferredOne-year experience in inpatient rehabilitation hospital setting preferredJob Code: 100130License or Certification:Current RN licensures appropriate to state regulations CPR certification (ACLS preferred) CRRN certification preferredEducation, Training and Years of Experience:One year of experience in inpatient hospital setting preferred --Inpatient rehabilitation experience preferredMachines, Equipment Used:General office equipment such as telephone, copy machine, fax machine, calculator, computerPhysical Requirements: Good visual acuity and ability to communicate Ability to lift a minimum of 30 pounds and ability push/pull a minimum of 30 pounds, which includes the lifting, pushing and/or pulling of medical supplies and equipment and the transferring and repositioning of patients. Reasonable assistance may be requested when lifting, pushing, and/or pulling are undertaken which exceeds these minimum requirements Ability to withstand prolonged standing and walking Ability to reach, stoop, bend, kneel, and crouch are required for patient care functions and in setting up and monitoring equipment----Address: 2005 Valley View Blvd, Altoona 16602Shift: Night JobJob ID: 1815519
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