Professional Staff Nurse - Hospice (Fayette County) ($5,000 Sign-On Bonus)

in Lemont Furnace, PA

Professional Staff Nurse - Hospice (Fayette County) ($5,000 Sign-On Bonus) Job

Job Description Job Attributes+

  • Job ID

    35122576

  • Req #

    4368553

  • Job Location

    110 Youngstown Rd
    Lemont Furnace, PA 15456, US

  • Job Category

    Nursing

  • Job Type

    Full-Time - Regular

  • Shift

    Day Job

Description

Join Fayette Home Care and Hospice and provide one-on-one care and
teaching with patients and families!


Home health nursing can provide you with an impactful career
that also provides opportunities for advancement, access to the most modern
equipment and technology, and excellent benefits. Our home health nurses love
the flexible daylight hours, one-on-one patient care, independence, focus on
patient 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 upon
qualifications and career ladder requirements.

Responsibilities:

Coordinates case management activities
within a multi-disciplinary health care team to insure appropriate delivery of
services to patients

Attends and participates in patient
care conferences, team meetings and other related meetings

Performs duties and job responsibilities
in a fashion which coincides with the service management 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 home health agency that will
enhance the quality of the services we provide.

Supervises and teaches other nursing
personnel including LPNs and Home Health Aides

Identifies, investigates and
recommends solutions to organization issues. Identifies any deficits or
exceptional performance issues of other nursing personnel, LPNs and Aides, and
recommends solutions

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































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

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

Automotive Insurance Basic Life Support (BLS) OR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Driver's License Registered Nurse (RN) Act 33 Act 34 OAPSA
UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Additional Information

Who We Are

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We encourage growth through leadership development, skill building, and continuing education, so that employees can explore their interests and define their careers, while always playing a part in life changing medicine. And, while our opportunities vary, we remain united by the same values across our system:

  • Quality & Safety
  • Dignity & Respect
  • Caring & Listening
  • Responsibility & Integrity
  • Excellence & Innovation

If you too are driven by these values, we’re ready for you. Find your ideal job at UPMC today!

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