Posts Categorized: Nursing

5 Things You Never Knew About S.W.A.T. Nursing

When you think S.W.A.T. Team, what comes to mind? If you immediately envision police sirens and flashing squad cars rushing to the scene of an emergency, you’re probably thinking of the Special Weapons and Tactics law enforcement unit. In the health care realm, however, we’re talking about an entirely different kind of crew! At UPMC,… Read more »

OR Nursing: Answer Your Calling

Offering competitive pay, excellent benefits packages, a robust nursing career ladder, and the best access to cutting-edge technology, we invite you to explore OR Nursing with our team. While a career in Perioperative Nursing is not for everyone, it’s a perfect fit for some! It’s high intensity. It’s stressful. It’s difficult. Above all, it’s ever-changing – there… Read more »

Palliative Care: My Perfect Fit

Palliative Care has become a widely-recognized, highly sought-after form of patient care in the United States. The specialty provides for the alleviation of physical/mental stresses and discomfort associated with serious disease, as well as strives for improvement in quality of life for these patients. Though similar to Hospice in objective, the main difference between the… Read more »