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Certified Medical Assistant 8835

Category:

Technical/Professional  Opportunities

Department:

OBGYN

Primary Duties:

The Medical Assistant (Certified) is responsible for putting patients in exam rooms and obtaining vitals, a history, room set up for the physician, scheduling tests ordered by the physician, records all information in the proper template within the Electronic Medical Record, and precertify procedures with the patient’s insurance company. Medical Assistant’s will work closely with the RN or LPN in answering telephones, checking messages, cleaning up exam rooms, draw blood for laboratory tests.  The Medical Assistant (Certified) will also be trained to work at the front office if needed.

Education Requirements:

High School graduate or GED equivalent required.

License/Certification Requirements:

Certified Medical Assistant required.

Special Requirements:

Requires medical terminology, ICD-9, CPT, Medicare regulations, and insurance billing guidelines are helpful. Requires typing and computer skills. Medical necessity and insurance eligibility is helpful. Good interpersonal skills a must. Phlebotomy experience preferred.  You must be familiar with medical necessity and checking for insurance eligibility.  Medical Assistants should be familiar with charting, filing, and knowing HIPAA guidelines.

 

Opportunity Type:

Full-time

Shift:

40 Hrs/Wk

Schedule:

8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Phone Contact:

815-664-1353

E-mail Contact:

mailto:cknudson@aboutsmh.org

Posted on Categories Employment, Technical/Professional Opportunities

Radiology Technologist 8879

Category:

Technical/Professional  Opportunities

Department:

Clinic Operations Float

Primary Duties:

To administer ionizing radiation to patients producing diagnostic radiographs which assist in the diagnosis and treatment of patients. Responsible for x-ray quality, maintaining repeat and reject analyzes. Has to be knowledgeable about insurance, pre-certifying patients for diagnostic test or therapies, surgeries procedures, and/or referrals to another provider. Knowledgeable about super bills and entering x-ray charges daily. Understanding the Electronic Medical Records and confidentiality of patients and records. Acquired skills of assessments and documentation on patient medical forms, office medical procedures and entries of documentation into the patient chart.  Performs surgical x-rays when provider in surgery suite. Maintains clinical equipment in good working order, reports all problems to proper supervisor and able to maintain supplies for x-ray area in the clinic.

Education Requirements:

Graduate of AMA accredited radiography program. Current State of Illinois License.  ARRT preferred.

Opportunity Type:

On-Call

Shift:

Varies

Schedule:

Varies

Phone Contact:

815-664-1353

E-mail Contact:

mailto:cknudson@aboutsmh.org

Posted on Categories Employment, Nursing Opportunities, Technical/Professional Opportunities

Patient Care Coordinator 8878

Category:

RN  Opportunities

Department:

Nursing Administration

Primary Duties:

The Nursing/Patient Care Coordinator reports to the V.P. of Nursing. It is this individual’s responsibility to assure that holistic patient care is delivered, which is in compliance with standards of professional nursing practice in a safe, respectful, individualized manner. It is the Patient Care Coordinator’s responsibility to:

  • Leads and support change through role modeling behavior.
  • Creates a work environment that encourages and supports creativity and innovation.
  • Identifies and keeps up to date on key national and international policies and economic, political, and social trends that affect healthcare.
  • Adapts behavior and work methods in response to new information, changing conditions, or unexpected obstacles.
  • Adjusts rapidly to new situations warranting attention and resolution whether it is patient, guest, or staff related.
  • Deals effectively with pressure; maintains focus and intensity while remaining optimistic and persistent, even under adverse conditions.
  • Effectively balances personal life and work.
  • Enables those they supervise to acquire the tools, experience, knowledge, support, and mentoring they need to perform well.
  • Identifies and takes steps to prevent potential situations that could result in unpleasant confrontations through effective conflict resolution.
  • Values cultural diversity and other individual differences in the workforce and assures that employees are treated in a fair and equitable manner.
  • Creates a culture that fosters high standards of ethics; instills mutual trust and confidence by demonstrating honesty and trustworthiness.
  • Develops leadership in others through coaching, mentoring, rewarding, and guiding staff.
  • Fosters team spirit, pride, and trust between co-workers, ancillary staff and leadership.
  • Identifies and analyzes problems; distinguishes between relevant and irrelevant information to make logical decisions; provides solutions to individual and organizational problems.
  • Understands and appropriately applies procedures, requirements, regulations, and policies related to patient care.
  • Assesses current and future staffing needs based on patient acuity, census, and skill level and experience of staff.
  • Influences, persuades others by building consensus through give and take; gains cooperation to accomplish goals; facilitates “win-win” situations.
  • Facilitates an open exchange of ideas through effective listening and fostering an atmosphere of open communication.

Education Requirements:

Graduate of an accredited school of nursing, 2 years acute hospital experience preferred. Current State of Illinois registered nurse license, current CPR certification; ACLS; PALS; NRP; TNS OR TNCC; ECRN and any other certification appropriate to specialty required.

Opportunity Type:

FULL-TIME

Shift:

7:00 AM – 7:00 PM x 2 shifts per week, 3:00 PM – 11:00 PM x 1 shift per week

Schedule:

32 HRS/WK

Phone Contact:

815-664-1353

E-mail Contact:

mailto:cknudson@aboutsmh.org

Posted on Categories Employment, Technical/Professional Opportunities

Radiology Technologist 8874

Category:

Technical/Professional  Opportunities

Department:

Radiology 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 and any other certification appropriate to specialty required.

Opportunity Type:

PART-TIME

Shift:

2nd Shift, Every other Sat & Sun

Schedule:

8 HRS/WK

Phone Contact:

815-664-1353

E-mail Contact:

mailto:cknudson@aboutsmh.org

Posted on Categories Employment, General Opportunities, Technical/Professional Opportunities

SECURITY GUARD 8869

Category:

Technical/Professional  Opportunities

Department:

MAINTENANCE

Primary Duties:

Polices hospital buildings and grounds to prevent fire, theft and vandalism. Patrols buildings and grounds including routine rounds of maintenance spaces.  Locks and unlocks doors at designated times.  Escorts visitors, patients and staff to and from parking areas.  Investigates incidents and unusual occurrences.  Responds to emergency code announcements in accordance with facility plans.  Notifies maintenance staff of maintenance emergencies.  Checks all equipment and is responsible to obtain proper staff to correct emergency situations to ensure continual operation of equipment.

Education Requirements:

High school graduate or GED equivalent. Active or retired Sworn Officer of the Law.

Opportunity Type:

ON-CALL

 

Shift:

9:00 PM – 5:00 AM

Schedule:

ON-CALL

Phone Contact:

815-664-1353

E-mail Contact:

mailto:cknudson@aboutsmh.org

Posted on Categories Employment, Technical/Professional Opportunities

Certified Medical Assistant 8863

Category:

Technical/Professional  Opportunities

Department:

Clinic Operations Float Pool

Primary Duties:

The Medical Assistant (Certified) is responsible for putting patients in exam rooms and obtaining vitals, a history, room set up for the physician, scheduling tests ordered by the physician, records all information in the proper template within the Electronic Medical Record, and precertify procedures with the patient’s insurance company. Medical Assistant’s will work closely with the RN or LPN in answering telephones, checking messages, cleaning up exam rooms, draw blood for laboratory tests.  The Medical Assistant (Certified) will also be trained to work at the front office if needed.

Education Requirements:

High School graduate or GED equivalent required.

License/Certification Requirements:

Certified Medical Assistant required.

Special Requirements:

Requires medical terminology, ICD-9, CPT, Medicare regulations, and insurance billing guidelines are helpful. Requires typing and computer skills. Medical necessity and insurance eligibility is helpful. Good interpersonal skills a must. Phlebotomy experience preferred.  You must be familiar with medical necessity and checking for insurance eligibility.  Medical Assistants should be familiar with charting, filing, and knowing HIPAA guidelines.

 

Opportunity Type:

Full-time

Shift:

32 Hrs/Wk

Schedule:

8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Phone Contact:

815-664-1353

E-mail Contact:

mailto:cknudson@aboutsmh.org

Posted on Categories Employment, Technical/Professional Opportunities

Phlebotomist 8840

Category:

Technical/Professional Opportunities

Department:

Laboratory

Primary Duties:

To provide holistic patient care in a respectful, safe, individualized manner, which will aid the patient in attaining and maintaining an optimum level of health and promote optimum quality patient care. Under the general supervision of the Laboratory Director, the phlebotomist assumes the responsibility for performing venipuncture and related procedures under the philosophy, policies, and procedures established by the hospital and department.

Education Requirements:

Needs to be a High school graduate or GED equivalent. Medical assistant or phlebotomy certification preferred.  Experience as a phlebotomist in a hospital setting preferred.  Must have excellent customer relation skills.  Requires current CPR certification.

Opportunity Type:

On-Call

Shift:

Varies

Schedule:

Varies

Phone Contact:

815-664-1353

E-mail Contact:

mailto:cknudson@aboutsmh.org

Posted on Categories Employment, Technical/Professional Opportunities

Radiology Technologist 8816

Category:

Technical/Professional Opportunities

Department:

Radiology

Primary Duties:

The Radiology Technologist administers ionizing radiation to patients producing diagnostic images, which assist in the diagnosis and treatment of patients. The technologist prepares the room and equipment, utilizes accepted techniques to capture the images, and evaluates the images for diagnostic qualities. The Technologist needs to assist with fluoroscopy, invasive procedures and surgery utilizing the guidance of X-ray. The Technologist must follow IEMA regulations and practice strict radiation protection of patient, co-workers, and self. The Radiology Technologist also takes call, orders supplies, works the office, develops and copies films and transports patients. The Radiology Technologist assists in scheduling the patients and explains the procedure being performed.

Education Requirements:

Graduate of AMA accredited radiography program. Current State of Illinois License.  ARRT preferred.

Opportunity Type:

On-Call

Shift:

On-Call

Schedule:

Varies

Phone Contact:

815-664-1353

E-mail Contact:

mailto:cknudson@aboutsmh.org

Posted on Categories Employment, Technical/Professional Opportunities

Sterile Processing Tech (Certified or Non-Certified) 8721

Category:

Technical & Professional Opportunities

Department:

Surgery

Primary Duties:

Decontaminates, assembles, and inspects equipment and instruments for surgery and other departments in the hospital. Accurately operates sterilizers and performs biological and integrator testing while maintaining record keeping system.  Accurately operates instrument washer.

Education Requirements:

High school graduate or GED equivalent. Certified Nurse Aide or previous experience as a sterilization tech preferred.  On-line certification course required within first 18 months of hire.

Opportunity Type:

Full-time

Shift:

11:00 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Schedule:

32 hrs/wk

Phone Contact:

815-664-1353

E-mail Contact:

mailto:cknudson@aboutsmh.org

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Ultrasound Technologist 8702

Department:

Women’s Health Center

Primary Duties:

The Ultrasound Technologist uses high frequency sound waves to perform scans of particular organs or vessels to aid in the diagnosis and treatment of patients. The technologist prepares the room and equipment, utilizes accepted settings to capture the images, and evaluates the images for diagnostic qualities.  The Ultrasound Technologist needs to assist with invasive procedures utilizing the guidance of ultrasound.

Education Requirements:

Associates Degree in a medical field required. Prefer previous medical background and experience in ultrasound.  Registered ultrasound technologist preferred.

Opportunity Type:

Part-time

Shift:

10 am – 3:30 pm, Mondays and Fridays

Schedule:

10 Hrs/Wk

Phone Contact:

815-664-1353

E-mail Contact:

cknudson@aboutsmh.org