Registered Nurse (Casual) - Emergency Department
Posted on: May 31, 2021
Registered Nurse (Casual)
Per diem, varied shifts
Union position: SEIU
In our Emergency Department, we have
an experienced emergency and trauma team consisting of doctors,
nurses, technicians, and support staff delivering excellent
UPMC Altoona's Emergency Department
offers comprehensive care for minor and major injuries, illnesses,
and serious traumas — 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Our
Emergency Department is a 51 bed facility (4 trauma bays
included) as we are a Level 2 trauma center. Our specially
trained experts provide emergency treatments and access to a
wide variety of care for patients experiencing
life-threatening: trauma, heart attack, and stroke along with
utilizing the UPMC Stroke Telemedicine Program.
Our Registered Nurses provide direct
and indirect care to patients utilizing the nursing process,
leadership for the nursing team and contribute to the education of
a variety of members of the staff and students.
- Document/records appropriate information required in
performance of responsibilities in relation to the job
- 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.
- Minimum of 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
- Basic Life Support (BLS) OR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
- Registered Nurse (RN)
- Act 33 with renewal
- Act 34 with renewal
- Act 73 FBI Clearance with renewal
UPMC is an Equal Opportunity
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