UPMC Registered Nurse (Casual) - Emergency Department in Altoona, Pennsylvania


Registered Nurse (Casual)

Emergency Department

Casual, varied shifts

Union position: SEIU

Posted: 12/07/2018

Please note this position holds a non-negotiable rate of $28.70/hour.

UPMC Altoona is seeking an experienced nurse to help support its Emergency Department! As a member of this team, you will provide direct and indirect care to patients utilizing the nursing process, provideleadership for the nursing team, and contribute to the education of a variety of members of the staff and students.


  • 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.


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 33 Child Clearance with Renewal

  • Act 34 Criminal Clearance with Renewal

  • Act 73 FBI Clearance

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support

  • Basic Life Support or Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation

  • Certified Pediatric Advanced Life Support

  • National Institute of Health Stroke Scale Certification

  • Registered Nurse

UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities