Registered Nurse (RN), Home Health (South Hills & Brookline Areas)
Location: West Mifflin
Posted on: September 16, 2021
Health is Hiring a Full-Time Registered Nurse (RN) to support the
South Hills and Brookline Area!
a Monday-Friday daylight opportunity,
Weekends and Holidays required.
from 4:30pm-9:30pm five times in a six-week schedule.
**Qualified candidates may be eligible for up to $15,000
sign on bonus!**
- Attend compliance training and adhere to the organization
standards of conduct, policies and procedures.
- Focuses on customer service and continually strives to perform
the duties of their job in a manner that will result in optimal
patient satisfaction. Assigns other nursing personnel, including
LPNs and Aides to assist in the appropriate delivery of services as
ordered on the plan of care to the patient. 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. Proven ability to facilitate change.
- 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. 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.
- 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
- Graduate of an accredit school of professional nursing
- 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 required.
Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
UPMC approved national certification preferred. Current licensure
as a Registered Professional Nurse either in the state where the
facility is located or in a state covered by a licensure compact
agreement with the state where the facility is located. 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
- Driver's License
- Registered Nurse (RN)
- Act 33
- Act 34
- UPMC is an Equal Opportunity
Keywords: UPMC, Pittsburgh , Registered Nurse (RN), Home Health (South Hills & Brookline Areas), Other , West Mifflin, Pennsylvania
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