UPMC Professional Staff Nurse BSN Cardiac Intensive Care Unit in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Description

Is it your dream to work in pediatric nursing? Do you have an interest in pediatric cardiac care or critical care? We have opportunities on our CICU. Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC is hiring multiple Full Time Staff Nurse and Professional Staff Nurse positions within the Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (CICU) for their Main Campus locations in the Lawrenceville neighborhood in the city of Pittsburgh. Apply today!

These positions will work rotating shifts.

You will manage and provide patient care activities for a group of patients and their families through the application of independent judgment, communication and collaboration with all team members.

The title and pay rate for these positions may vary depending on nursing education level and years of nursing experience.

Responsibilities:

• Demonstrates accountability for professional development that improves the quality of professional practice and the quality of patient care.

• Applies the nursing process within the framework of Relationship Based Care to create a healing environment.

• Demonstrates knowledge of adult learning principles (and/or teaching children if applicable) and applies in teaching of patients, families, students and new staff.

You will manage and provide patient care activities for a group of patients and their families through the application of independent judgment, communication and collaboration with all team members.

The title and pay rate for these positions may vary depending on nursing education level and years of nursing experience.

Responsibilities:

• Demonstrates accountability for professional development that improves the quality of professional practice and the quality of patient care.

• Applies the nursing process within the framework of Relationship Based Care to create a healing environment.

• Demonstrates knowledge of adult learning principles (and/or teaching children if applicable) and applies in teaching of patients, families, students and new staff.

• Actively participates in department or unit-specific quality improvement efforts.

• Develops and maintains productive working relationships internally and externally by demonstrating accountability for actions, enthusiasm, motivation and commitment to patients and colleagues.

• Perform other duties as assigned

Qualifications

BSN is required. If no BSN, enrolled in a BSN program required.

• Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC experience preferred

• Ability to establish and maintain positive, caring relationships with executives, managers, physicians, non-physician providers, ancillary and support staff, other departments, and patients/families is required

• Ability to work productively and effectively within a complex environment, handle multiple/changing priorities and specialized equipment is required

• Good clinical judgment with critical thinking, analytical and problem solving abilities as related to various aspects of patient care is required

• Critical thinking skills necessary to exercise and to lead others in application of the nursing process is required

• Mobility and visual manual dexterity as well as physical stamina for frequent walking, standing, lifting and positioning of patients is required

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

• UPMC approved national certification preferred.

• Current Pennsylvania licensure as a Registered Professional Nurse.

• CPR within 30 days of beginning employment

• Act 33 Child Clearance with Renewal

• Act 34 Criminal Clearance with Renewal

• Act 73 FBI Clearance

• Basic Life Support or Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation.

• Registered Nurse

UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities REQNUMBER: 1700019U