Professional Staff Nurse - Home Health (Jeannette, Greensburg, & Surrounding)

Compensation

: $47,070.00 - $61,740.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Healthcare - Nursing



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Description

Join UPMC Home Health and provide one-on-one care andteaching with patients and families!

Home health nursing can provide you with an impactful careerthat also provides opportunities for advancement, access to the most modernequipment and technology, and excellent benefits. Our home health nurses lovethe flexible daylight hours, one-on-one patient care, independence, focus onpatient education, and having the ability to be true patient advocates.

**This position is eligible for a $5,000 sign on bonus, apply now to learn more!**

Job title and salary will be based uponqualifications and career ladder requirements.

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinatescase management activities within a multi-disciplinary health care team toinsure appropriate delivery of services to patients
  • Attendsand participates in patient care conferences, team meetings and other relatedmeetings
  • Performsduties and job responsibilities in a fashion which coincides with the servicemanagement philosophy of UPMC Home Health Care towards patients, visitors,staff, peers, physicians and other departments within the organization
  • Identifies,develops and participates in process improvement opportunities within the homehealth agency that will enhance the quality of the services we provide.
  • Supervisesand teaches other nursing personnel including LPNs and Home Health Aides
  • Identifies,investigates and recommends solutions to organization issues. Identifies anydeficits or exceptional performance issues of other nursing personnel, LPNs andAides, and recommends solutions
  • Initiates,coordinates and evaluates patient and family centered health teaching
  • Establishesthe plan of care in collaboration with the physician, patient and UMProfessional in accordance with the physician orders and patient needs
  • Completesdocumentation including visit assessment, OASIS, 485 and Verbal Ordersaccurately and promptly on the laptop device or in written documentation whilein the patient's home and within the agency's and regulatory standards


  • Qualifications

  • Graduate 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


  • 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

  • Act 33 Child Clearance
  • Act 34 Criminal Clearance
  • Automotive Insurance
  • Basic Life Support or Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
  • Driver's License
  • Older Adult Protective Services Act
  • Registered Nurse


  • UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

    * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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