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Coder (Certified) – 8738

Category:

Technical & Professional Opportunities

Department:

Medical Records

Primary Duties:

Interprets medical documentation according to correct coding initiatives by assigning the appropriate uniform coding classification system for the purpose of reimbursement, research and statistics in accordance to hospital, state, federal, and accrediting bodies.

Education Requirements:

High school graduate or equivalent required. College health science course work preferred.  Must be able to complete a coding test with 90% accuracy. Medical Records department experience preferred. 2-5 years coding experience preferred.  Requires: HCPCS I, II, III skills, advanced clerical training, medical record terminology, knowledge of DRG’s, APC’s, ICD-10 Dx, PCS and CPT coding.  Knowledge of JCAHO indicators and data elements. Coding certification required; Certifications by American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) include; Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT), Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA), Certified Coding Specialist (CCS), Certified Coding Associate (CCA) or Coding certification from American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC); Certified Procedural Coder (CPC). As outlined by specific coding certification.

Opportunity Type:

Full-Time

Shift:

DAYS

Schedule:

40 hrs/wk

Phone Contact:

815-664-1353

E-mail Contact:

mailto:jobs@aboutsmh.org

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Custodian I- 8761

Category:

General  Opportunities

Department:

Environmental Services

Primary Duties:

Collects trash, soiled linens, recycling items and medical waste. Compacts trash, maintains a clean environment by the compactor, and notifies supervisor when outside waste containers need to be emptied.  Maintains all trash collection carts and holding area.  Breaks down all corrugated cardboard. Performs floor maintenance duties including carpet spot cleaning. Removes/replaces cubicle and shower curtain, cleans windows and light fixtures, and washes wall surfaces. Assist with room set-ups, patient room cleaning and cleans spills and water leaks.

Education Requirements:

High School diploma or GED preferred. Must have good reading and writing skills.  Previous custodial experience in a health care facility would be beneficial.  Custodial Certification is optional.

Opportunity Type:

Full-Time

Shift:

12:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Schedule:

40 hrs/wk

Phone Contact:

815-664-1353

E-mail Contact:

mailto:jobs@aboutsmh.org

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Department Assistant 8463

Category:

General Opportunities

Department:

Rehab

Primary Duties:

To provide optimum office support to Rehab staff. Duties include, but are not limited to answering phones, scheduling and bookkeeping.  Checking in patients, insurance and Medicare recertification and preauthorization.  Worker’s Compensation precertification and preaapproval.  Entering daily charges and discharges.  Track daily charges for billing purposes. Registration of new patients.  Calling and scheduling physician referrals on a daily basis.  Setting up Para-transit schedule.  Monthly list of therapists Medicare patients.  Faxing daily progress and doctor notes for physician signatures to be returned.  Filing and charting.  Submission of Medicaid information to IPA.  Ability to multi-task in a fast paced office environment.

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Dietitian 8690

Category:

Technical/Professional Opportunities

Department:

Dietary

Scope of Responsibility:

The dietitian assesses each patient to determine nutritional status, make recommendations based on outcome and coordinates all phases of prescribed nutritional therapy. Outpatient education is a significant function for the dietitian as well as staff and community nutrition programs.  The dietitian participates on multi-disciplinary teams; serves on patient care related committees, and supports the Hospital Mission.  The dietitian reports directly to the Director of Dietary Services and is accountable to patients, families, physicians, patient care nursing staff, and other hospital staff members.

 

Education Requirements:

Bachelors or advanced degree in Nutrition and Dietetics or related field. Some experience in institutional dietary service would be helpful.  Membership in the American Dietetic Association and State Association is required.  Licensed Dietitian by the State of Illinois is mandated.

Opportunity Type:

On-Call

Shift:

Days

Schedule:

Varies

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Emergency Room RN 8677

Category:

RN Opportunities

Department:

Emergency Room

Scope of Responsibility:

The Registered Nurse has the responsibility for the following: Completes all required patient assessments timely and accurately; completes discharge instructions or transfer information completely and accurately; completes all documentation accurately and timely; directs and assists non-licensed personnel; provides appropriate comfort measures and pain management; demonstrates knowledge of all wellness and disease management issues; administers medications accurately and timely; demonstrates competency in patient care procedures and use of pertinent equipment and supplies; executes accurate order entry, transcription of orders and signs off orders; provides patient education; initiates and up dates patient plan of care; and promotes and assures patient safety.

 

Education Requirements:

Graduate of an accredited school of nursing required. Current State of Illinois registered nurse license, current CPR certification, ACLS and PALS or ENPC required. Trauma course (TNS or TNCC) and ECRN preferred.

Opportunity Type:

On-Call

Shift:

Varies

Schedule:

Varies

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Environmental Services Aide 8754

Category:

General Opportunities

Department:

Environmental Services

Primary Duties:

Cleans and maintains hospital in a sanitary, orderly, and attractive condition, according to established procedures. This includes disposing of trash, medical waste, and soiled linens, as well as dusting high vents, TV’s, cabinets, and other furnishings.  It also includes cleaning and polishing mirrors, glass, and stainless steel, as well as mopping floors and stairs and vacuuming.  The environmental aide also replaces soiled shower or cubicle curtains, cleans elevators, water fountains and coke machines.  They also spot clean walls, doors and windows as needed.

Education Requirements:

High School Diploma or GED preferred. Must have good reading and writing skills and capable of following oral/written instructions.  Previous housekeeping experience in a health care facility would be beneficial.  Housekeeping certification is optional.

Opportunity Type:

Part-Time

Shift:

8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Schedule:

12.5 hrs/wk

Phone Contact:

815-664-1353

E-mail Contact:

mailto:jobs@aboutsmh.org

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ER RN 8703

Department:

Emergency Department

Primary Duties:

The Registered Nurse has the responsibility for the following: Completes all required patient assessments timely and accurately; completes discharge instructions or transfer information completely and accurately; completes all documentation accurately and timely; directs and assists non-licensed personnel; provides appropriate comfort measures and pain management; demonstrates knowledge of all wellness and disease management issues; administers medications accurately and timely; demonstrates competency in patient care procedures and use of pertinent equipment and supplies; executes accurate order entry, transcription of orders and signs off orders; provides patient education; initiates and up dates patient plan of care; and promotes and assures patient safety.

Education Requirements:

Graduate of an accredited school of nursing required. Current State of Illinois registered nurse license, current CPR certification, ACLS and PALS or ENPC required. Trauma course (TNS or TNCC) and ECRN preferred.

Opportunity Type:

On-Call

Shift:

Varies

Schedule:

On-Call

Phone Contact:

815-664-1353

E-mail Contact:

jobs@aboutsmh.org

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Maintenance Mechanic 8744

Category:

General Opportunities

Department:

Maintenance

Primary Duties:

Performs preventative maintenance and repairs mechanical equipment and machines. Maintains building structure and fixed equipment.  Assists with grounds as needed.  Participates in developing methods to prevent recurring electrical and structural problems.  Reads and interprets blue prints or specifications related to building structure and equipment.

Education Requirements:

High school graduate or GED equivalent. Requires working knowledge of mechanics and building trades.  Prefer trade school graduate.  Valid Driver’s License is required.  Minimum 5 years experience in related field.

Opportunity Type:

Full-Time

Shift:

Rotating

Schedule:

40 hrs/wk

Phone Contact:

815-664-1353

E-mail Contact:

mailto:jobs@aboutsmh.org

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MEDICAL LAB TECHNICIAN or MEDICAL TECHNOLOGIST 8599

Category:

Technical/Professional Opportunities

Primary Duties:

Under the supervision of the Laboratory Director and the Laboratory Medical Director, the Medical Technologist/Technician performs all laboratory procedures in a prompt, accurate, and reliable manner according to established hospital and departmental policies and procedures.

Qualifications:

Must have an Associates Degree in related science for Technician or a Bachelor of Science degree in medical technology, biology, chemistry, or related science for Technologist.   ASCP or HEW Certification preferred.    Must have experience in phlebotomy preferred.  Must possess excellent customer relations skills. CPR certification required.

Opportunity Type:

On-Call

Shift:

Varies

Schedule:

Varies

Phone Contact:

815-664-1353

E-mail Contact:

jobs@aboutsmh.org

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Office Assistant 8756

Category:

General Opportunities

Department:

Midtown Health Center

Primary Duties:

Responsible for receiving patients at the front desk and obtaining correct demographic and insurance information for registration. Copy all insurance cards and enter correct information into the system and place a copy of card in the patient’s chart. Schedule all patient appointments in the system. Review A/R balance is both LSS and BAR and post to patient super-bill prior to patient appointment. Run provider daily patient list, pull charts and organize paperwork for appointment. Attach super bill with balance due and co-payment information posted. Collect co-payments, payments in full or payments on accounts due at time of service or any time a patient wants to pay on their accounts. Complete all accounting paperwork and make daily deposits to the bank. File all charts away in alphabetical order. Copy insurance and or other requests for medical records. Call patients and remind them of their appointments. Run unverified encounter list nightly and complete all unverified encounters before the midnight run. Complete registrations without encounter list in a timely manner.

Education Requirements:

High School graduate or GED equivalent. Requires typing and computer skills, knowledge of medical terminology, and good interpersonal skills.  Knowledge of ICD-9 coding, CPT coding, HCPS, Modifiers, Global Period, CCI Edits, Anatomy/Physiology, Medicare regulations and insurance billing helpful. Experience with new clinic Electronic Health Record required.

Opportunity Type:

Part-Time

Shift:

8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Schedule:

32 hrs/wk

Phone Contact:

815-664-1353

E-mail Contact:

mailto:jobs@aboutsmh.org