Employment

Highlands Hospital employees are committed to providing the most advanced health care services available. Our employees do this with compassion, dedication, pride, and professionalism. Contact us at (724) 626-2314, or at highlandsHR@highlandshospital.org, to inquire or to request an application.

CURRENT OPENINGS

REHABILITATION SERVICES

Occupational Therapist- Full-time or Part-time.  Requires current Pa. OT license; to work in hospital setting with both inpatients and outpatients of all ages.  Prefer some experience working with special needs children and adolescents.   Must be patient-focused and able to flex work schedule to accommodate patient needs.  Must communicate effectively and tactfully in a team setting with patients, families, and other practitioners.  Will be accountable for enhancing referrals and patient & family satisfaction, and for providing services in an efficient yet professional manner.

PHARMACY SERVICES

Pharmacist - Casual. Licensed pharmacist for casual Staff Pharmacist position. Provide clinical pharmacy services for hospital patients, as well as education and consultation for nursing and medical staff. Hours 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. daily; rotating weekends.

SURGICAL SERVICES

RN- Full-time or Part-time. Requires 6 -12 months relevant experience in hospital OR or surgicenter (or 2 years in obstetrics that included scrubbing/circulating).  Experience with gynecological procedures a plus.   Weekdays daylight, with some evening and weekend call.

Surgical Tech- Full-time. Requires completion of accredited training program (or equivalent on the job training).  Recent hospital or surgi-center experience preferred.  Weekdays daylight, with some evening and weekend call.

Central Supply Technician- Part-time.  Requires completion of eight weeks of an approved formal CSR technician training program, plus 6 months related experience, OR minimum 2 years of hospital CSR experience that required independent functioning and decision making, demonstrating ability to develop skills and maintain CSR protocols, OR successful completion of    1-2 years in an accredited nursing program, plus one year recent related CSR experience.

AUTISM PROGRAM:

Staff is currently being added due to enrollment growth.

Classroom Behavioral Therapist [CBT] – Full-Time & Casual/substitute position available.  Work directly with students toward goals of their IEP, utilizing ABA principles to maximize progress.  Coordinate students’ daily curricula and activities, and monitor their behavior and safety.  Bachelor’s degree required in education, or similar field related to mental or physical development.

(See more information on our website under HIGHLANDS SERVICES > Autism Center

OTHER STAFF POSITONS

Social WorkerCasual. Medical-surgical social work.  Requires BSW/MSW.  Acute care hospital experience preferred.

GENERAL EMPLOYMENT INFORMATION

Nursing Specialty Areas:

Behavioral Health – We provide the only inpatient behavioral health care in Fayette County, which has been a specialized service of Highlands Hospital for over 30 years !  Traditional behavioral health treatment is enhanced with other healing modalities such as music therapy, guided imagery, and drum circle activities.  29 beds are located among two comfortable and attractive inpatient units.  The larger unit was recently reopened after a complete renovation, which incorporates enhanced safety features for both staff and patients, improved design for patient care and activities, and many other state of the art features for modern behavioral health care.

Medical Surgical – Our Med-Surg units serve pediatric/adult/geriatric patients, and include several telemetry beds.

Emergency Department – Full-service 24/7 ED staffed with specialty qualified physicians and RNs, and containing many state-of-the art Emergency Medicine technologies.

Surgical Services – 2 Surgical Suites, Endoscopy and Procedure Room. Providing 24/7 inpatient and outpatient peri-operative and endoscopy care for adult and pediatric patients.

Short-Procedure Unit – 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. operating hours, M-F. The SPU is a six bed pre/post operative recovery area for all outpatient procedures. The unit also administers intravenous therapy and injections on an outpatient basis.

Critical Care/ICU – An adult Intensive Care Unit with Critical Care/ACLS educated RNs providing a higher level of care.

Nursing Scheduling Options:

Full-Time – Part-time – Casual Status
8-hour and 12-hour shifts available

For many RNs, our unique “Weekender” program is a perfect fit:

Free adjacent parking – On-site fitness center !

Easy location in the Fay-West area of northern Fayette County only-

15 minutes from New Stanton via Rt. 119S,
15 minutes from Uniontown via Rt. 119N,
15 minutes from Rt. 51 in Perryopolis via Rt. 201S.

 

HOW TO APPLY

MAIL– Completed Application and/or Resume to:
Human Resources Dept.
Highlands Hospital
401 E. Murphy Ave.
Connellsville, PA 15425

CALL– (724) 626-2314 to Inquire or Request Application

FAX– Application and/or Resume to (724) 626-2334

EMAIL– Inquiry, Application, and/or Resume to:
highlandsHR@highlandshospital.org

Employment Application (Download PDF)

Highlands Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Updated: 07/18/14