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

MED SURG

RN- Part-time.  Requires current Pa license  Knowledge of nursing principles and theory of biophysical and behavioral sciences.  Good interpersonal skills to interact effectively with patients, family, and health care team members.  Must demonstrate competency through mechanisms defined by Hospital policy.

RN Staff– ICU – “Weekender” position.  Requires critical care training, current ACLS, and related experience.  

IMAGING

Nuclear Medicine Technologist - Casual.  Requires nuclear medicine certification from either ARRT or NMTCB. Shifts may be prescheduled or on call-in basis.

AUTISM PROGRAM:

Staff is currently being added due to enrollment growth.

Classroom Behavioral Therapist [CBT] – Full-time and Casual/substitute positions 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. Current CPSL clearances within 30 days of hire. 

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

OTHER STAFF POSITONS

Pharmacy Tech- Casual.   Requirements: Successful completion of an accredited Pharmacy Technician program or certification through the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board; plus 1 year relevant pharmacy experience   OR      Minimum 2 years hospital pharmacy experience that included IV experience   OR   Successful completion of 4 years toward a 6-year Pharmacy degree program, plus 1 year experience in hospital pharmacy.   OR   LPN with minimum 1 year of recent (within the past 2 years) nursing experience in an acute care setting; experience must include administration of medications.

 – Knowledge of drug names and dosage forms and  Basic typing skills, mathematical aptitude, and attention to detail

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

Clerk Typist- Patient Registration   - Part-time Requires 20 wpm typing and experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, internet searches and e-mail.  Must have excellent communication and organizational skills.  Prefer previous experience with on-line registration system and familiarity with medical terminology.

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) 620-5514

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

Employment Application (Download PDF)

Highlands Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Updated: 10/31/14