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Graduate Nurse: UPMC Magee – Transitional Care Unit (TCU)

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UPMC

20d ago

💼 Graduate Job

Pittsburgh

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  • You need RN license, BLS/CPR certification, NRP, 6 months exp. preferred but new grads welcome. Must have Act 33/34/73 FBI clearance.
  • You will provide patient-centered care in a collaborative environment, working with therapists and counselors to help patients transition home with independence. Embrace learning, communication, and compassionate partnership to achieve desired patient outcomes.

Graduate Job

HealthcarePittsburgh

Description

  • UPMC Magee is pleased to announce we are NOW HIRING Graduate Nurses as full-time Professional Staff Nurses. Graduate Nurse Opportunities are highly sought-after and help recent graduates launch their nursing career at UPMC!

Requirements

  • Six months of experience preferred. We consider new graduates with no experience.
  • No degree preference- ASN, BSN, MSN all welcome!
  • Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
  • Registered Nurse (RN)
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) OR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • CPR required based on AHA standards that include both a didactic and skills demonstration component within 30 days of hire
  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP)
  • UPMC approved national certification preferred.
  • Act 33 with renewal
  • Act 34 with renewal
  • Act 73 FBI Clearance

Area of Responsibilities

Healthcare

Responsibilities

  • The 20-bed Transitional Care Unit serves primarily short-stay recuperative and rehabilitation patients—a majority are geriatric and/or stable post-op orthopedic and oncology patients. The TCU is a family- and patient-focused environment where collaboration and communication are paramount, and you should be comfortable working with wound vacs, hoyer lifts, and standard IV therapy. You will partner with the patient and his or her family, along with a diverse roster of therapists and counselors to help the patient return home with as much independence as possible. The TCU features a wide array of recreational activities, 24-hour visitation for family and friends, and an onsite PT/OT gym. OAPSA clearance is required.
  • What can you Expect as a Professional Staff Nurse?
  • The Professional Staff Nurse provides highly competent patient care and treatment while demonstrating empathy and a passion for learning. A role that requires independent judgment, fluent communication, and candid partnership, the Professional Staff Nurse establishes relationships with physicians, other care providers, patients, and patients’ families to achieve desired patient outcomes throughout the continuum of care.
  • As a Professional Staff Nurse and a member of the care delivery team, you will set the standards for the level and quality of nursing care and possess authority and accountability for its provision. At all times, you will exemplify a commitment to the community and to the nursing profession.

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

Pittsburgh