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.


BEHAVIORAL HEALTH   [See service description below]

RNPart-time.  Must have related experience or sincere interest in developing knowledge and skills in behavioral health nursing. Current CPSL clearances within 30 days of hire.

Case Manager - Casual. Current Pa. RN license or Bachelors degree in Social Work.  Prefer 2 years experience in Mental Health and/or Case Management/Utilization Review.


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. Current CPSL clearances within 30 days of hire. 


Staff is currently being added due to enrollment growth.

Classroom Behavioral Therapist [CBT] – 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


Medical Staff Services Assistant – Part time, with the possibility of the position becoming full time.  Provides support in all areas of medical staff services, credentialing, and other administrative functions.  Provides clerical and administrative support to the Medical Staff, Elected Officers, and the hospital’s Senior Management Team.  Requires strong organization skills and the ability to handle confidential information with tact and discretion. Proficiency in Microsoft Access and Microsoft Word is required.  Qualified candidates must possess excellent interpersonal skills, including the ability to communicate professionally, both verbally and in writing. Current NAMSS certification preferred or required within 2 years of employment.  Prior experience in healthcare and credentialing preferred.

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

Tech Assistant/Phlebotomist -Part-time and Casual. Requires recent training or experience.  Will perform venipunctures on inpatients and outpatients, as well as other related functions for clinical laboratory. Rotating shifts, including weekends and holiday. Current CPSL clearances within 30 days of hire. 


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.



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:

Employment Application (Download PDF)

Highlands Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Updated: 09/10/14