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 Staff Nurse– ICU – Full-Time and “Weekender” position.  Requires critical care training, current ACLS, and related experience.

EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT

RN Staff Nurse – Current PA Registered License, Requires 1 year critical care or emergency room experience preferred and critical care training. ACLS certification required; PALS required within 1 year of hire.

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

Director of Case Management – Full-Time – Possession of a current PA registered nurse license is required with four (4) years experience and training in varied clinical settings. The individual must possess good interpersonal skills and be able to effectively communicate with physicians, department directors and hospital staff at all levels. Must have an overall understanding of medical and clinical practices. Certification in hospital Case Management is preferred.

Medical Technologist/Technician – Full-time or Part-time position. MT or MTL.  ASCP or eligible.  Must have ability to work all areas of laboratory without direct supervision.  Rotating shifts, weekends, holidays. Current CPSL Clearances within 30 days of hire.

Clerk-Typist – Part-time.  H.S. graduate or the equivalent. 30 wpm typing and ability to demonstrate basic word processing skills on a PC. Knowledge of medical terminology and Good organizational skills and communication skills, to relate well with all levels of staff.

Case Manager - Casual.  Requires current Pa. RN license, plus 3 years work experience in a clinical  medical/surgical setting.  In addition, a strong Utilization/Case Management background in an acute care setting is preferred.  Primarily daylight, Monday-Friday, Weekends, Holidays, and on Call with overtime based on 40 hours per week.

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.

Critical Care/ICU – Adult Intensive Care within the MedSurg Unit. Critical Care/ACLS educated RNs providing a higher level of care.

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.

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: 12/18/14