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.
Director of Case Management – Full-Time - Current PA registered nurse license is required with two (2) 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.
Staff Accountant – Full-time. Position requires: Bachelors degree in accounting with prior experience, preferably in healthcare finance. Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills. Must be proficient in adapting to various computer software.
RN Staff Nurse – Part-time and Full-time. 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.
Nuclear Medicine Technologist - Casual. Requires nuclear medicine certification from either ARRT or NMTCB. Shifts may be prescheduled or on call-in basis.
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.
Staff is currently being added due to enrollment growth.
Classroom Behavioral Therapist [CBT] –
The Classroom Behavioral Therapist, or “CBT”, works intensively with 1-2 students under the direction of a Coordinating Teacher. The CBT follows a structured ABA regimen, to continually reinforce behavioral changes that truly make a difference in the daily lives of the students and their families.
The CBT requires a bachelor’s degree in education, special education, psychology, speech, or other developmentally-related field. A CBT must be self-motivated, physically able to manage active students, and emotionally able to remain patient and focused.
Previous Experience working with children with autism preferred. Current CPSL clearances within 30 days of hire.
All Applicants please note:
The new Act 168 Pa. Dept. of Education Disclosure Release is now required for reference checking. Download .pdf below, and see page 3 for instructions.
(See more information on our website under HIGHLANDS SERVICES > Autism Center)
OTHER STAFF POSITONS
Medical Technologist/Technician – 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.
Cardiology Technician – Casual position to provide relief coverage. Work typically involves 8-hour shifts, prn or may be prescheduled. Requires a minimum of 1 year experience gained through formal training program and/or on-the-job training and experience. Must have basic medical terminology and clerical skills.
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.
Physician Practice Billing Assistant - Temporary- Part-time. Assist with processing of patient bills for various physician services. Requires thorough knowledge of insurance billing, professional fee billing, collections, CPT4 and ICD9 coding, and physician practice systems.
Patient Care Assistant [PCA] - Part-time. Requires HS diploma or equivalent, and ability to provide necessary physical assistance, personal care, and monitoring of vital signs. Skills may be obtained through formal training, CNA certification, relevant work experience, or on the job training. Must be flexible to work various shifts, rotating weekends, holidays, etc. Will be oriented to multiple nursing units (med-surg, SPU, ER) and may be assigned where needed.
Maintenance Engineer - Part-time. H.S. graduate or equivalent and a Valid Driver’s License. Knowledge of the general building trades. Knowledge of the maintenance and repair of high-pressure steam boilers and ancillary systems. Mechanical ability related to motors, pumps, compressors, and basic electrical equipment, and all seasons grounds keeping; knowledge of safe operating procedures Minimum of two (3) years experience in building and plant maintenance (or an equivalent combination of experience, certification and/or relevant training)
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:
- Work only 2 Weekends per month (2 12-hour shifts each weekend)
- Special pay rate in lieu of benefits
- Additional weekday work available, but not required
- Health Insurance available to purchase at group rates
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.
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:
Highlands Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer