Position Listing

 

 

Highland Community Hospital

 

October 29, 2014

NURSING SERVICES

(MS): PATIENT CARE COORDINATOR RN: (FULL-TIME): MED SURG

Position Summary - The Patient Care Coordinator RN 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.  Responsible for day to day running of the Med Surg unit including ordering, staffing, conflict resolution and patient flow.

Qualifications - Graduate of an accrediated school of nursing.  Prefer at least two years of experience in area of application and minimum one year supervisory experience.  Current MS RN license, ACLS certification, PALS certification preferred.

(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

(MS): REGISTERED NURSE: (FULL-TIME/PRN): MED SURG

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, BCLS and ACLS certification required.  Minimum one year experience preferred. 

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

(ER): REGISTERED NURSE: (PRN): EMERGENCY SERVICES

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, BCLS and ACLS certification required, TNCC preferred. Minimum one year ER experience. 

Work Schedule - Varied shifts PRN

(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: (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 - 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.

(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

(RESP): REGISTERED RESPIRATORY THERAPIST: (PRN): RESPIRATORY THERAPY

Position Summary - The Registered Respiratory Therapist is responsible for the performance of all therapeutic and diagnostic procedures available through the department; has a complete understanding of all equipment, supplies and medications, indications and contraindications for their use and physiological effectis upon the patient; monitors, charts, reports quality assurance/quality control and patient's response to therapy; must be able to properly assess and evaluate patients for the appropriate respiratory care plan.

Qualifications - Graduate of an accredited Respiratory program.  Current MS respiratory license. Current registry certification, BCLS required; ACLS, NALS certifications preferred.

Work Schedule - 7a-7p PRN

 

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