Resource Directory

To be included in this Resource Directory for $350/year, contact Margie Wilson at 724-468-8360 or hdkart@aol.com.

Computer and IT Services

WOW GLOBAL CORPORATION, LLC: WOW Global, a certified Women-owned and Minority Business Enterprise (WBE/MBE), is an award-winning Healthcare IT company that provides Healthcare IT consulting, Healthcare IT products and Business Processing Outsourcing (BPO) solutions to physician practices, hospitals and healthcare organizations. WOW Global has partnerships with several leading EMR companies. Our strengths include EMR/EHR implementation and support services, EDI and XML integration, medical billing and claims processing and, HIPAA privacy and security compliance. WOW Global has deployed more than 2500 consultants on over 350 projects in more than 35 states.

Contact us today for a FREE assessment.

Phone: (412) 747-7744
5168 Campbells Run Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15205
www.wowglobal.com

Digital Document Scanning

COMPUCOM Inc.: Moving your files to the digital world need not be a challenge! Save costly staff time and money with our Custom Services approach to solving your document problems. Working within the guidelines you establish, we develop the best program for converting and maintaining your files. Our services include analysis, solution recommendation, scanning and retrieving to suit your needs. All performed professionally and confidentially. Locally owned and operated, COMPUCOM Inc. has been serving document management clients since 1978 with progressive technology that lets you concentrate on your business while we keep you running efficiently. Call for a free, no cost consultation.

COMPUCOM Inc.
(412) 562-0296
www.compucom-inc.com

Drug Addiction/Alcoholism

Gateway Rehab: Gateway Rehab provides treatment for adults, youth, and families with alcohol and other drug related dependencies – within a network of inpatient and outpatient centers located in Pennsylvania and Ohio. Services offered include evaluations, detoxification, inpatient, partial hospitalization, intensive outpatient, outpatient counseling, male halfway houses and corrections programs. Gateway Rehab also offers comprehensive school-based prevention programs as well as employee assistance services. Visit gatewayrehab.org or call 1-800-472-1177 for more information or to schedule an evaluation.

Employment

Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Nursing Clinical Instructors (Adjunct/PT)
All applicants must apply online to the posting ‘Adjunct Nursing’ on: www.ccacjobs.com. The College’s online application system will allow you to complete a college application, apply online, answer screening questions, and attach a resume, cover letter and other documents. Positions may be available at any campus location.

Job Specifications: R.N. (current PA license); master’s degree in nursing; clinical experience.

General Summary: The primary responsibilities of the faculty are to teach and to develop the curriculum. To meet these responsibilities, faculty must remain knowledgeable about advances in their disciplines, in learning theory, and in pedagogy. Faculty portfolios will include contributions and program development and show evidence of ongoing professional development.

All applicants must apply online to the posting ‘Adjunct Nursing’ on: www.ccacjobs.com. The College’s online application system will allow you to complete a college application, apply online, answer screening questions, and attach a resume, cover letter and other documents.

Nursing Faculty (Temp FT w/ benefits)- Faculty Fellowship Program
All applicants must apply online at: www.ccacjobs.com. Posting will be open until position is filled. The College’s online application system will allow you to complete a college application, apply online, answer screening questions, and attach a resume, cover letter and other documents. Further details about the position and fellowship program provided on the job posting. Fellowship is for the Academic year Fall 2011-Spring 2012.
Job Specifications: Master’s degree in nursing; RN (current PA license); clinical experience 

Clinical Nurse: Nursing Assistant Training Program
All applicants must apply online at: www.ccacjobs.com by March 11, 2011. The College’s online application system will allow you to complete a college application, apply online, answer screening questions, and attach a resume, cover letter and other documents. Pay Rate: $25/hr. Further details provided on the job posting.
Job Specifications: Associate’s degree in Nursing or a related field and current PA Registered Nurse required.  Two (2) years experience and at least 1 year working at a long term care facility required. Completion of the course “Nurse Aid Training: Teaching the Educator Workshop” strongly preferred.
General Summary: Instruct students that need Learning Supports in the clinical setting to prepare them for the State Competency Exam for a Nurse Aide Training Program. The primary responsibilities of the faculty are to teach. To meet these responsibilities, faculty must remain knowledgeable about advances in their disciplines in learning theory.

INTERIM HEALTH CARE, HOME CARE AND HOSPICE SERVICES

Offers experienced nurses the opportunity to practice their profession in a variety of interesting assignments – all with flexible scheduling and professional support. Assignments in pediatric and adult home care, school staffing, and home health or hospice visits. Full- or part-time – the professional nursing alternative throughout southwestern Pennsylvania since 1972.

Contact Paula Chrissis or Kristin Petyak
Recruiters
1789 S. Braddock
Pittsburgh, PA 15218
800-447-2030
www.interimhealthcare.com

PRESBYTERIAN SENIORCARE
As this region’s premiere provider of living and care options for older adults, Presbyterian SeniorCare offers a wide variety of employment opportunities – all with competitive wages and comprehensive benefits – at multiple locations throughout Southwestern Pennsylvania. As part of its philosophy of Human Resources, PSC strives to develop a rewarding work environment that is rich in interdepartmental cooperation and that recognizes the value of each individual employee.

Human Resources Department
1215 Hulton Road, Oakmont, PA 15139
412-828-5600
825 South Mail Street, Washington, PA  15301
724-222-4300

ST. BARNABAS HEALTH SYSTEM
RNs, LPNs, Home Care Companions, Personal Care Attendants, Hospice Aides, Dietary Aides

St. Barnabas Health System frequently has job openings at its three retirement communities, two assisted living facilities, two nursing homes, and an outpatient medical center that includes general medicine, rehab therapy, a dental practice, home care and hospice. Campuses are located in Gibsonia, Allegheny County, and Valencia, Butler County. Enjoy great pay, and benefits in the fantastic suburban setting. Both campuses are a convenient drive from the Pennsylvania Turnpike, Routes 8, 19 and 228, and Interstates 79 and 279. Contact Margaret Horton, Executive Director of Human Resources, St. Barnabas Health System, 5830 Meridian Road, Gibsonia, PA 15044. 724-444-JOBS; mhorton@stbarnabashealthsystem.com. www.stbarnabashealthsystem.com

Extended Care & Assisted Living

BAPTIST HOMES SOCIETY: For over 100 years, Baptist Homes Society has served older adults of all faiths throughout the South Hills. As a continuing care retirement community, we provide a full continuum including independent living, short-term rehabilitation, personal care and assisted living, memory support, skilled nursing programs and hospice care. Between our two campuses, we offer one-stop shopping for senior living services. Baptist Homes, our Mt. Lebanon campus, serves nearly 300 older adults. Providence Point, our new campus in Scott Township, has the capacity to serve over 500 older adults. Our mission is to offer a full continuum of enriched living, compassionate care, and benevolence to a broad spectrum of individuals. Baptist Homes Society is both Medicare and Medicaid certified. For more information visit our websites (www.baptisthomes.org or www.providencepoint.org) or arrange for a personal tour at either campus by calling Karen Sarkis, Community Outreach Liaison, at 412-572-8308. Baptist Homes is located at 489 Castle Shannon Boulevard, Mt. Lebanon, and Providence Point is located at 500 Providence Point Boulevard, Scott Township.

OAKLEAF PERSONAL CARE HOME: “It’s great to be home!”

Nestled in a country setting in a residential area of Baldwin Borough, Oakleaf Personal Care Home provides quality, compassionate care to adults who need assistance with activities of daily living. As we strive to enhance the quality of life of our residents, our staff constantly assesses their strengths and needs as we help them strike that fine balance between dependence and independence. Oakleaf offers private and shared rooms, all located on one floor. Our home includes a spacious, sky-lighted dining room, library, television lounges, sitting areas and an activity room. Our fenced-in courtyard, which features a gazebo, provides our residents with a quiet place to enjoy the outdoors, socialize with family and friends, and participate in planned activities. Upon admission, the warmth of our surroundings and the caring attitude of our staff combine to make Oakleaf a place residents quickly call “home”. Please call for additional information, stop by for a tour or visit us on our website. www.oakleafpersonalcarehome.com

3800 Oakleaf Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15227
Phone (412) 881-8194, Fax (412) 884-8298
Equal Housing Opportunity

PRESBYTERIAN SENIORCARE: A regional network of living and care options for older adults throughout southwestern Pennsylvania. Services and facilities include skilled and intermediate nursing care, rehabilitation, personal care, specialty Alzheimer’s care, adult day care, home health care, senior condominiums, low-income and supportive rental housing.

For more information:
Presbyterian SeniorCare – Oakmont
1215 Hulton Road, Oakmont, PA 15139
412-828-5600
Presbyterian SeniorCare – Washington
825 South Main Street, Washington, PA 15301
724-222-4300

ST. BARNABAS HEALTH SYSTEM: Regardless of what lifestyle option a senior needs, St. Barnabas Health System has a variety of choices to fulfill that need. Independent living options include The Village at St. Barnabas apartments, The Woodlands at St. Barnabas carriage homes, and The Washington Place at St. Barnabas efficiency apartments. Assisted living is available at The Arbors at St. Barnabas in Gibsonia and Valencia. Twenty-four hour skilled care is provided at St. Barnabas Nursing Home and Valencia Woods at St. Barnabas. St. Barnabas Medical Center is an outpatient facility that includes physicians, chiropractors, dentists, rehabilitation therapists, home care and hospice. The system’s charitable arm, St. Barnabas Charities, conducts extensive fundraising activities, including operating the Kean Theatre and Rudolph Auto Repair. St. Barnabas’ campuses are located in Gibsonia, Allegheny County, and Valencia, Butler County. For more information, call 724-443-0700 or visit www.stbarnabashealthsystem.com.

Home Care & Hospice

GATEWAY HOSPICE: Why Choose Gateway Hospice?

Our ability to immediately respond to the needs of those we serve, our increased communication and overall delivery of services clearly sets us apart from other hospice services.

Gateway Hospice establishes a Plan of Care based on the individual needs of the patient and family. Our primary focus is to ensure that the attending physician, involved healthcare professionals, and the Gateway Hospice team collaborate and implement a plan that provides the optimum in end of life services – Gateway listens and responds. For more information call 1-877-878-2244.

HEARTLAND: At Heartland, we provide Home Care, Hospice or IV Care. We have a special understanding of the health care challenges of our patients, as well as their families and loved ones may be experiencing. Through our passion for excellence, we are committed to enhancing their quality of life through our compassionate and supportive care.

Most of the care Heartland provides is covered under Medicare, Medicaid or many health care plans including HMOs, PPOs and private insurance.

Our team can provide more information about Heartland’s services and philosophy of care at anytime. Please feel free to contact us 800-497-0575.

INTERIM HEALTHCARE HOME CARE AND HOSPICE: Interim HealthCare is a national comprehensive provider of health care personnel and services. Interim HealthCare has provided home nursing care to patients since 1966 and has grown to over 300 locations throughout North America.

Interim HealthCare of Pittsburgh began operations in 1972 to serve patient home health needs throughout southwestern Pennsylvania and northern West Virginia. IHC of Pittsburgh has been a certified Medicare and Medicaid home health agency since 1982. IHC provides a broad range of home health services to meet the individual patient’s needs – from simple companionship to specialty IV care and ventilator dependent care to hospice care – from a single home visit to 24 hour a day care. IHC has extensive experience in working with facility discharge planners and health insurance case managers to effect the safe and successful discharge and maintenance of patients in their home.

For more information or patient referral, call 800-447-2030.

1789 S. Braddock, Pittsburgh, PA 15218
3041 University Avenue, Morgantown, WV 26505

LIKEN HEALTH CARE, INC.: Established in 1974, is the city’s oldest and most reputable provider of medical and non-medical care in private homes, hospitals, nursing homes, and assisted living facilities. Services include assistance with personal care and activities of daily living, medication management, escorts to appointments, ambulation and exercise, meal preparation, and light housekeeping. Hourly or live-in services are available at the Companion, Nurse Aide, LPN and RN levels. Potential employees must meet stringent requirements; screening and testing process, credentials, references and backgrounds are checked to ensure qualifications, licensing, certification and experience. Criminal and child abuse background checks are done before hire. Liken employees are fully insured for general and professional liability and workers’ compensation. Serving Allegheny and surrounding counties. Free Assessment of needs available.

For more information write to Private Duty Services, 400 Penn Center Blvd., Suite 100, Pittsburgh, PA 15235, visit our website www.likenservices.com, e-mail info@likenservices.com or call (412) 816-0113 – 7 days a week, 24 hours per day.

Pittsburgh Real Estate

Keller Williams Pittsburgh Real Estate: Eric Nichols and the www.SearchPittsburghHomes.com team can help find the Perfect Pittsburgh Home for You.

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For those looking to buy and sell a home here, we offer substantial discounts on your listing sales commission. Visit our website to set up a home search or to contact me by email.

Call 724-941-9400 X247 (office) or 724-413-6983 (for faster service)

Professional Development

STRATEGY AND MARKET DEVELOPMENT OF THE AMERICAN HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION: In the new consumer-based healthcare environment, the marketing, communications, and strategic planning of hospitals and healthcare systems has never been more important. Professionals in these fields are often given high expectations from senior management and a shoestring budget for implementation. Through membership in the Society for Healthcare Strategy and Market Development of the American Hospital Association, you will have access to the resources and education you need to increase the productivity of your department and your professional growth. For more information, call (312) 422-3888 or e-mail shsmd@aha.org.

Transcription Services

CMS MEDICAL WORDS: Do you need help with medical transcription? CMS Medical Words may be the answer. Founded over 20 years ago by Carolyn Svec of Elizabeth Township, her company works with multi-physician facilities as well as solo practicing physicians. CMS Medical Words also provides transcription services on a temporary basis caused by staff turnover, vacations and leaves of absence. With new digital equipment, reports and/or letters can be sent electronically to your site, saving you valuable time. For more information phone 412-751-8382..