Position Listing

 

 

Highland Community Hospital

 

October 16, 2014

NURSING SERVICES

 

(NURSADM): DIRECTOR OF ACUTE CARE SERVICES: (FULL-TIME/EXEMPT): NURSING ADMINISTRATION

Position Summary - The Director of Acute Care Services is responsible for the overall coordination and direction of all nursing activities of the Medical Surgical and Intensive Care Units; employes organizational strategies in a balanced approach that produces meaningful contributions to each element of the Formula For Success; requires the promotion of and adherence to the organization's established compliance program and standards of conduct.

Qualifications -  Graduate of a recognized RN program, and, a Bachelor's or Master's degree in nursing, or, other health field preferred.  A minumum of five years nursing experience and minimum of two years leadership in nursing preferred.  Current MS RN license and ACLS certification.  Ability to perform under stress and perform basic management skills.

Work Schedule -  Full-Time Exempt

(NUR): REGISTERED NURSE: (FULL-TIME): OBSTETRICS

Position Summary - The Registered Nurse is responsible for the assessment/reassessment, planning, delivery and evaluation of patient care for a described group of patients. Assist physicians in the planning, management, delivery and evaluation of care. Supervises and is accountable for care given by other staff members.

Qualifications - Current MS RN license, ACLS and NALS certifications required within six months of employment.

Work Schedule - 7p-7a Full-Time

(GPU): REGISTERED NURSE: (PRN): GERIATRIC PSYCHIATRIC UNIT (GPU)

Position Summary - The Registered Nurse provides nursing knowledge and skills to assess and monitor patient's physical/mental status and educates patients and/or family/caregivers as needed.  RN will communicate with patient's physicians as needed based on patient assessment and treatment plan.  RN will assist as directed by LCSW in providing therapeutic groups for GPU patients as clinically appropriate.  RN will also assist in program management responsibilities as directed by the Director.

Qualifications - Current MS RN license, BSN degree or experienced RN in mental health with ADN degree and current CPR certification.  Two years work experience in mental health and working knowledge of federal/state regulatory standards regarding mental health services.

Work Schedule -PRN varied shifts 

CLINICAL SUPPORT SERVICES

(CT): CAT SCAN TECH: (FULL-TIME/PRN): IMAGING SERVICES

Position Summary - The CAT Scan Tech is responsible for performing patient examinations and related activities in accordance with established protocols, demonstrates knoweledge of digital environment, reviews images prior to archiving to PACS and for submission to radiologists for interpretation, maintains patient records; assures the correct patient is being imaged in accordance to hospital protocols, performs QA/QC on equipment, maintains stocks/supplies, starts IV's and/or administers contrast as needed; demonstrates appropriate computer skills and has knowledge of the Radiation Safety ALARA principles and practices.

Qualifications - Graduate from an approved school of radiologic technology required.  One year preferred as a staff technologist.  CT scanning experience preferred.  Registered as a Radiologic Technologist by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists required.  Certified in CT preferred.  Must have current MS license.  Current CPR certification.

Work Schedule - Full-Time Days and PRN, varied shifts.

(MRI): MRI TECH: (PRN): MRI SERVICES

Position Summary - The MRI is responsible for performing patient examinations and related activities in accordance with established protocols, demonstrates knoweledge of digital environment, reviews images prior to archiving to PACS and for submission to radiologists for interpretation, maintains patient records; assures the correct patient is being imaged in accordance to hospital protocols, performs QA/QC on equipment, maintains stocks/supplies, starts IV's and/or administers contrast as needed; demonstrates appropriate computer skills and has knowledge of the Radiation Safety ALARA principles and practices.

Qualifications - Graduate from an approved school of radiologic technology required. Three years MRI or CT experience preferred.  Registered as a Radiologic Technologist by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists required. Must have current MS license. Current CPR certification.

Work Schedule - PRN varied shifts.

(PEDCL): MEDICAL ASSISTANT: (FULL-TIME): PEDIATRIC CLINIC

Position Summary - The Medical Assistant is responsible for maintaining and assisting with charts and records; handling phone calls, daily filing, opening/closing charts, making copies of patient information; assisting with precerting, patient referrals, seating patients in exam rooms; filling in when the receptionist is out; assists with routine courier runs as well as to meet field staff to pick up and deliver supplies; responsible for scheduled physician order runs; posting charges and payments; runs computer reports; assists with patient care and performs other duties as assigned by the physician.

Qualifications - High School Diploma or GED equivalent.  Associates of Science Degree preferred.  Must be familiar with reading and understanding ICD-9 and HCPCS Codes.  Excellent written and verbal communication skills.  Ability to multi task.  Minimum one year clinic experience preferred.

Work Schedule - Days, Full-Time

(OBCL): MEDICAL ASSISTANT: (FULL-TIME): OB CLINIC

Position Summary - The Medical Assistant is responsible for maintaining and assisting with charts and records; handling phone calls, daily filing, opening/closing charts, making copies of patient information; assisting with precerting, patient referrals, seating patients in exam rooms; filling in when the receptionist is out; assists with routine courier runs as well as to meet field staff to pick up and deliver supplies; responsible for scheduled physician order runs; posting charges and payments; runs computer reports; assists with patient care and performs other duties as assigned by the physician.

Qualifications - High School Diploma or GED equivalent. Associates of Science Degree preferred. Must be familiar with reading and understanding ICD-9 and HCPCS Codes. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Ability to multi task. Minimum one year clinic experience is required.

Work Schedule - Days, Full-Time

(GPU): MENTAL HEALTH TECH: (FULL-TIME/PRN): GERIATRIC PSYCHIATRIC UNIT

Position Summary - The Mental Health Tech is responsible for participating in the total direct patient care in a team approach; must have the ability to work therapeutically in a community of emotionally and/or chemically dependent patients; observes patients and maintains patients safety, assists patients with activities of daily living, both physical and emotional in meeting the team objectives; performs activitity groups, assist with admission and discharge processes and supports the safety and well-being of the patients; facilitates didactic groups established and implemented to meet the needs of the psychiatric/CD poplulation.

Qualifications - High School Dipolma or GED equivalent.  Two years experience in mental health or healthcare setting.  Good communication skills.

Work Schedule - 7p-7a Full-Time and varied shifts PRN

(LAB): PHLEBOTOMIST: (FULL-TIME): LABORATORY SERVICES

Position Summary - The Phlebotomist is responsible for receivng and processing all patients including but not limited to preparing all necessary paperwork accurately and timely; collects specimens accurately and timely, prepares accurate lab specimens for testing, files reports, reports results timely, assists personnel with any problems/concerns that might arise regarding results, paperwork or response times and assists with any overdue lab results.

Qualifications - High School Dipolma or GED equivalent.  Phlebotomy certification preferred or at least two years clinical Phlebotomy experience.  Minimum one year experience as a Phlebotomy with certification.

Work Schedule - Days and varied shifts, Full-Time

 

PROFESSIONAL SERVICES 

(GPU): LICENSED CLINICAL SOCIAL WORKER (LCSW): (PART-TIME): GERIATRIC PYSCHIATRIC UNIT (GPU)

Position Summary - The Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) under the direction of the program psychiatrist provides pyscholgical assessments of patients and families to identify emotional, social and environmental strengths and problems related to their diagnosis, illness, treatment, and/or life situation.

Qualifications - Master or Doctor Degree in Social Work, licensed or certified as a clinical social worker by the State of Mississippi and have performed at least two years of supervised clinical social work.

Work Schedule - Days, Part-Time

SUPPORT SERVICES

(DIET): DIETARY AIDE: (PART-TIME): DIETARY SERVICES

Position Summary - The Dietary Aide is responsible for performing a variety of food service duties which include transporting food carts, cleaning carts and equipment, assembling food trays; delivering meal trays, cleaning of servicewares and other assigned tasks.

Qualifications - High School diploma or GED preferred.  Previous dietary experience preferred.

Work Schedule -  Varied shifts days, Part-Time