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Registered Nurse (RN) - Home Health (Erie)

Company: UPMC
Location: Erie
Posted on: July 21, 2021

Job Description:

Description

UPMC Home Health is hiring a Professional Staff Nurse to join its team in Erie!

This is a Full Time position working Monday-Friday, Daylight hours.

Currently offering up to a $10,000 Sign-On Bonus to those who qualify!

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. 


Responsibilities:

  • Coordinates case management activities within a multi disciplinary health care team to insure appropriate delivery of services to patient. 
  • Initiates, coordinates and insures ongoing communication with the physician and other members of the health care team. 
  • Provides direct patient care, evaluates outcomes and adjusts nursing care process as indicated to ensure optimal patient care. 
  • Initiates, coordinates and evaluates patient and family centered health teaching. 
  • Establishes the plan of care in collaboration with the physician, patient and UM Professional in accordance with the physician orders and patient needs. 
  • Advises and consults with family and other agency personnel, as appropriate. Completes documentation including visit assessment, OASIS, 485 and Verbal Orders accurately and promptly on the laptop device or in written documentation while in the patient's home and within the agency's and regulatory standards. Data syncs (transmits) information same day.  
  • Exercise independent judgment in matters concerning emergent and non-emergent patient care needs and communicate with the physician 
  • Participates in on-call coverage rotation for the agency

Qualifications

Graduate of an accredit 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 

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
UPMC approved national certification preferred. Current Pennsylvania licensure as a Registered Professional Nurse. CPR required based on AHA standards that include both a didactic and skills demonstration component within 30 days of hire

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) OR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Registered Nurse (RN)

  • UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

Keywords: UPMC, Erie , Registered Nurse (RN) - Home Health (Erie), Other , Erie, Pennsylvania

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