HealthSouth Careers

Registered Nurse -Weekends Only - 7am to 7pm

Erie, Pennsylvania
Staff Nursing


Job Description

HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Erie is part of one of the Nation’s largest providers of Physical Rehabilitation Services designed to return patients to leading active and independent lives. Our modern 90,000 square-foot inpatient rehabilitation hospital is situated on the coast of Lake Erie and offers comprehensive nursing care and extensive inpatient therapy serving the tri-state areas of northwestern Pennsylvania, northeastern Ohio, and western New York.

   

HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Erie’s specialized care includes neuro-rehabilitation treatment programs that are led by our program medical director who is board certified in internal medicine, neurology, EMG, neuro-rehabilitation, and vascular neurology. We specialize in advanced stroke, brain injury and neurological rehabilitation, including post-operative deep brain stimulation (DBS) rehabilitation, post-operative intrathecal baclofen (spasticity) rehabilitation and dysphagia rehabilitation program using VitalStim (electrical stimulation therapy for recovery of swallowing) as well as DPNS (Deep Pharyngeal Neuromuscular Stimulation) therapy.

 

In addition to caring for general rehabilitation diagnoses such as orthopedics, cardiac, pulmonary, or general debility post-surgery or illness, HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Erie has specialized inpatient programs for stroke, brain injury, neurological diseases such as Parkinson disease, multiple sclerosis and Guillian-Barre syndrome, trauma and spinal cord injury. Other services offered include onsite dialysis, wound and ostomy care, tracheotomy and dietitian evaluation and treatment including enteral feeding support.

 

We currently are recognized by the Joint Commission for four Specialty Disease-Specific Certifications in Stroke, Brain Injury, Orthopedics, and Parkinson’s Disease.  

 

** Now Hiring- Registered Nurse Weekends Only! **

Friday, Saturday, Sunday 7a.m. – 7:00 p.m. or Saturday, Sunday, Monday 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.

You will work 36 hours every weekend, but get paid for 44 hours!!

Helping patients regain hope and independence

 

The Facts

Act as the direct link to help patients succeed in inpatient rehabilitation by supervising care and treatments provided by team members, leading patient assessments, creating personalized plans of care, communicating progress and targeting patient concerns, offering timely solutions.

 

The HealthSouth Difference

The importance of nursing to HealthSouth rehabilitation hospitals can't be overstated. At HealthSouth, comprehensive rehabilitation is planned and administered by a highly specialized and integrated team including physicians, nurses, physical therapists, respiratory therapists, speech therapists, occupational therapists, case managers and others. Rehabilitation nurses are a valuable resource and bring an important perspective to this interdisciplinary approach. HealthSouth's rehabilitation nurses help the patients regain control of their lives and their independence, treating complex medical issues and redefining how care is provided.

 

The Perks

Only the best will do

  • Comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans
  • 401(k)
  • College savings plan
  • Employee assistance program
  • Pre-paid legal plan
  • and much more all eligible day one of employment!

The Power

Advanced tools to support patient progress

  • Advanced technologies
  • Evidence-based practice guidelines
  • Clinical outcomes to assess and improve treatment interventions
  • National outcomes database
  • Trained mentors
  • Internal and external education
  • Professional treatment teams

The Basics

  • Current RN licensures appropriate to state regulations
  • CPR certification (ACLS preferred)
  • CRRN certification supported
  • One-year experience in inpatient hospital setting preferred, but not required

Location:  143 East Second Street, Erie, PA 16507

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EXPERIENCE HEALTHSOUTH

 

Job Code: 100130

Keywords: Registered Nurse, RN, BSN, ICU, CCU, ER, ED, acute care, hospital, med surg, med-surg

License or Certification:

  • Current RN licensures appropriate to state regulations
  • CPR certification (ACLS preferred)
  • CRRN certification supported


Education, Training and Years of Experience:

  • One year of experience in inpatient hospital setting preferred
  •  Inpatient rehabilitation experience preferred


Machines, Equipment Used:

  • General office equipment such as telephone, copy machine, fax machine, calculator, computer


Physical Requirements:

  • Good visual acuity and ability to communicate
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 30 pounds and ability push/pull a minimum of 30 pounds, which includes the lifting, pushing and/or pulling of medical supplies and equipment and the transferring and repositioning of patients. Reasonable assistance may be requested when lifting, pushing, and/or pulling are undertaken which exceeds these minimum requirements
  • Ability to withstand prolonged standing and walking
  • Ability to reach, stoop, bend, kneel, and crouch are required for patient care functions and in setting up and monitoring equipment

 

 



Address: 143 East Second Street, Erie 16507
Shift: Day Job
Job ID: 1723361