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Highland Community Hospital

 

February 25, 2015

NURSING SERVICES

 

(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 PRN

 

(MS): REGISTERED NURSE: (PRN): MEDICAL SURGICAL 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 require. Minimum one year experience preferred.

Work Schedule - Varied and 7a-7p shifts PRN

(OB): REGISTERED NURSE: (FULL-TIME): MEDICAL SURGICAL 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 require. Minimum one year OB experience preferred.

Work Schedule - Full-Time 7a-7p shifts

 

(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 

 

(GPU): LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE: (PRN): GERIATRIC PSYCHIATRIC UNIT (GPU)

Position Summary - The LPN performs under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse and is delegated an assignment to achieve quality patient care; assists the RN in the implementation of the nursing process by providing direct patient care to include patient care documentation, direct observation and patient evaluations.

Qualifications - Graduate of a recognized non-online LPN program.  Current MS LPN license, be certified in an expanded role of an LPN or eligible, current BCLS certification.  Previous work experience preferred.

Work Schedule - Varied Shifts PRN 

 

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 knowledge 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 knowledge 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.

 

(LAB): MEDICAL LABORATORY TECHNICIAN: (FULL-TIME/PRN): LABORATORY

Position Summary - The MLT is responsible for accurately performing tests and submitting results in a timely manner following all laboratory procedures; maintains and complies with QC Westguard Rules; provides proper documentation on any deviation; performs phlebotomies as needed; performs inventory control; complies with specimen labeling requirements; troubleshoots instrument or procedure failure to resolution, including reporting and documenting failures.

Qualifications - Associate Degree, Medical Laboratory Technician.  Current ASCAP or equivalent license.  Current CPR certification.  One year experience as a MLT preferred.

Work Schedule - Varied Shifts Full-Time and Varied Shifts PRN

 

(ICU): MONITOR TECH: (FULL-TIME): INTENSIVE CARE UNIT

Position Summary - The Monitor Tech performs under the direct supervision of the Registered Nurse on the ICU unit and is delegated assignments by the nurse to achieve quality patient care; performs tasks by the nurse in an assistant role, these tasks require special training and competency validation through the education department; in addition, must be able to perform nurse aide duties if the nurse dictates.

Qualifications - High School Diploma or GED equivalent and must successfully pass the Monitor Tech Class to be certified.  Previous Nurse Aide or Acute Care Tech experience, BCLS certification, Monitor Tech Certification.

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

 

(GPU): MENTAL HEALTH TECH: (PRN): GERIATRIC PSYCHIATRIC UNIT (GPU)

Position Summary - The Mental Health Tech participates in total direct patient care in a team approach; works therapeutically in a community of emotionally and/or chemical dependent patients; observes patients and maintains patient safety, assists patients with activities of daily living, both physical and emotional, and meets team objectives; performs activity groups, assists 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 population.

Qualifications - High School Diploma or GED equivalent required.  Two years experience in mental health or healthcare setting.  Current CPR certification.

Work Schedule - Varied shifts PRN

(PHARM): PHARMACIST: (FULL-TIME): PHARMACY

Position Summary - The Pharmacist is responsible for fulfilling professional responsibilities in but not limited to dispensing, procurement, control and consultations involved with all medications and solutions dispensed from the Pharmacy.  Knowledgeable and capable of performing any pharmaceutical duty in the hospital pharmacy and throughout the hospital.  Supervises and directs support personnel.

Qualifications - Bachelor of Science or Doctorate of Pharmacy from an accredited school.  Prefer one year of experience.  Current MS Pharmacy license and BCLS certification.

Work Schedule - Full-Time Days and Rotating Weekends

 

(PHARM): PHARMACY TECH: (PRN): PHARMACY

Position Summary - The Pharmacy Tech is responsible for assisting the Pharmacist in all duties related to the preparation, gathering, labeling, data entry and distribution of medications; maintains patient care unit drug supply carts, patient crash carts and restocking of routine medications; advises and assists the Pharmacist with the order of new supplies and stocks the Pharmacy with the supplies.

Qualifications - High School Diploma and courses in science or pharmacy.  MS State Board of Pharmacy registration and national certification are required.  BCLS preferred.  Prefer one year of experience in Pharmacy.  Must be able to multi task.

Work Schedule - Varied shifts PRN

(MS): ACUTE CARE TECH: (PRN): MEDICAL SURGICAL

Position Summary - The Acute Care Tech is responsible for providing personal care to patients under the supervision of nursing staff; participates in support functions of the nursing unit, i.e., answering phones, running errands, transporting patients.

Qualifications - High School graduate or GED equivalent.  Prefer one year experience as an acute care tech.  Current CPR certification.

Work Schedule - Varied shifts PRN

 

PROFESSIONAL SERVICES 

 

 

(COM): PI PATIENT SAFETY COORDINATOR: (FULL-TIME): CLINICAL OUTCOMES MANAGEMENT

Position Summary - The PI Patient Safety Coordinator coordinates performance measurement and improvement activities among all departments including patient safety; reviews and analyzes clinical information about key aspects of patient care and collaborates with directors, managers, and physicians to improve patient care, safety and service.  Develops plans to improve patient safety utilizing current industry best practices; improves clinical outcomes and patient care related to patient safety with an emphasis on evaluation and improvement of medication administration processes; develops and implements accreditation and licensure compliance strategies and coordinates risk management activities.

Qualifications - Bachelor degree in nursing preferred.  Minimum two years experience and proven performance as a healthcare professional required.  Prior experience in quality assurance, risk management and utilization management preferred.  Must have knowledge of accreditation standards and current concepts of performance improvement.  Management skills and organizational ability required.  A working knowledge of data processing systems and data analysis is required.

Work Schedule - Full-Time Exempt

 

SUPPORT SERVICES

 

(PBSF): PUBLIC SAFETY OFFICER: (PRN): PUBLIC SAFETY

Position Summary - The Public Safety Officer is responsible for providing customer oriented management of the hospital environment for overall assurance of public safety; performs public safety, law enforcement duties and investigation in the protection of life and property; responsible for prevention of crimes, apprehension of criminals and enforcement of all applicable federal, state and local laws to prevent losses due to accidents and incidents.

Qualifications - High School Diploma or GED equivalent, college preferred.  One year or more experience with law enforcement preferred.  Extensive related work experience may substitute for law enforcement experience.  Must have current MS driver's license with no serious driving record, no felony or significant misdemeanor.  Ability to meet Mississippi's Board of Law Enforcement Standards and Training certification requirements.

Work Schedule - Varied shifts PRN

 

(EVS): ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES TECH: (PRN): ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES

Position Summary - The Environmental Services Tech performs cleaning and trash removal functions, carpet and hard surface maintenance in all areas of the hospital on a routine basis; maintains equipment in clean, working condition; demonstrates knowledge of proper use of chemicals and other supplies; will be responsible for moving furniture and equipment such as vacuum cleaners, floor scrubbers/shampooers, aide carts and be exposed to various types of chemicals.

Qualifications - High School Diploma or GED equivalent preferred.  One year previous work experience required.  Previous experience in housekeeping preferred.

Work Schedule - PRN Varied Shifts

 

(MM): INVENTORY MANAGEMENT COORDINATOR: (FULL-TIME): MATERIALS MANAGEMENT

Position Summary - The Inventory Management Coordinator assists the Buyer in the acquisition and ordering of all stock items, non-stock items and hospital equipment; data order entry of items to purchase or request as assigned by the Director; assists the Director with special orders, equipment and printing forms requests in research pricing, delivery dates, cost analysis and/or coordination of multiple items requests.

Qualifications - High School Diploma or GED equivalent.  Associates Degree preferred.  One year purchasing experience preferred.  Four years data entry experience required.

Work Schedule - 7:00a-3:30p Full-Time

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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