• UPMC
  • $69,820.00 -96,690.00/year*
  • Altoona , PA
  • Healthcare - Nursing
  • Full-Time
  • 316 Mountain Ave

**Description**
Registered Nurse
Casual Day/Night w/rotation
Med/Surg Telemetry
SEIU
Posted 3/19/2019
T10 is a fast-paced 47 bed acute care, medical-surgical telemetry unit. We care for adults with acute and chronic conditions spanning a wide variety of diagnosis.
Our patient population consists of, but is not limited to, renal insufficiency, sepsis, CHF, wound care, respiratory conditions, behavioral health patients with medical conditions and general surgical procedures.
We are NIHSS certified to care for stable stroke patients. Our team is trained in telemetry monitoring to care for cardiac patients such as cardiac catheterizations.
T10 offers a broad spectrum of experiences enabling the development of adaptability, organizational and time management skills.
T10 has an amazing team of Registered Nurses, Medical Assistants, Nursing Assistants, Respiratory Therapists, Physical Therapists, Physicians, Case Management and a leadership team who collaborate to provide exceptional patient care to our diverse patient population.
We have an exceptional team of professionals who are here to guide you to succeed whether a new graduate nurse or an experienced nurse.
**Purpose:**
Provides direct and indirect care to patients utilizing the nursing process. Provides leadership for the nursing team, and contributes to the education of a variety of members of the staff and students.
**Responsibilities:**
+ 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.
+ Document/records appropriate information required in performance of responsibilities in relation to the job description.
+ General nursing ability.
**Qualifications**
Minimum 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 hire
+ Act 34 Criminal Clearance
+ Basic Life Support or Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
+ National Institute of Health Stroke Scale Certification
+ Registered Nurse
**UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities**
REQNUMBER: 770797
Associated topics: ambulatory, cardiothoracic, care, intensive, intensive care, nurse, registered nurse, staff nurse, surgery, transitional

* 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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