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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

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Certified Medical Assistant 8701

Department:

Family Health Center, Spring Valley

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 pre-certify 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 within 6 months of hire.

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:

Days

Schedule:

32 + Hrs/Wk

Phone Contact:

815-664-1353

E-mail Contact:

cknudson@aboutsmh.org

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Radiology Technologist 8697

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:

Part-time

Shift:

2:30 PM – 11:00 PM, every other weekend

Schedule:

8 Hrs/wk

Phone Contact:

815-664-1353

E-mail Contact:

cknudson@aboutsmh.org

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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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Surgical Scrub Tech or Surgical Scrub RN 8689

Category:

Technical/Professional Opportunities

Department:

Surgery

Scope of Responsibility:

A Surgical Scrub Tech or Surgical Scrub RN will have knowledge of all surgical procedures and be able to properly set up a room with proper instrumentation using sterile technique. The surgical scrub tech will be able to anticipate the surgeons need for instruments and hand appropriate instruments to the surgeon during a procedure.  Must be knowledgeable in sterilization of instruments and maintaining sterilization throughout a surgical procedure.

Education Requirements:

High school graduate or GED equivalent. CNA with 2 years of hospital experience or currently enrolled in program for certification as a Surgical Technician with completion of program within 9 months. Certification should occur within 2 months of graduation. If CNA, a microbiology, anatomy, & physiology class is required within 1 year of hire. If a Surgical Scrub RN Illinois RN license required and must be a graduate of an accredited nursing program.

Opportunity Type:

Full-time

Shift:

Days

Schedule:

32 Hrs/Wk + Call

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Certified Coder 8684

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 Diploma or equivalent required. 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).

 

Opportunity Type:

Full-time

Shift:

Days

Schedule:

30 Hrs/Wk

Phone Contact:

815-664-1353

E-mail Contact:

cknudson@aboutsmh.org

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Radiology Technologist 8655

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:

Part-time

Shift:

2:30 PM – 11:00 PM, every other weekend

Schedule:

8 Hrs/Wk

Phone Contact:

815-664-1353

E-mail Contact:

cknudson@aboutsmh.org

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Speech Therapist 8637

Category:

Technical/Professional Opportunities

Department:

Speech Therapy

Primary Duties:

To help patient reach maximum performance within limits of their capabilities by evaluating, assessing, and conducting medically directed speech therapy programs to prevent disability and restore function following injury, decreased use of body part, and/or loss of use of body part.

Education Requirements:

Graduate with a minimum of MS in Communicative Disorders/Speech-Language Pathology from an accredited school as well as being license eligible or certified in the state of Illinois. Two to three years’ previous experience as a speech therapist preferred. Current C.P.R. certificate required.

 

Opportunity Type:

On-Call

Shift:

Varies

Schedule:

Varies

Phone Contact:

815-664-1353

E-mail Contact:

cknudson@aboutsmh.org

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Transcriptionist 8630

Category:

General Opportunities

Department:

Medical Records

Primary Duties:

Interprets and transcribes technical medical data from physicians and other health care professionals, regarding patient assessment, workup, therapeutic procedures, clinical course diagnosis, prognosis, etc.

Education Requirements:

High School graduate or GED equivalent with courses in typing. Prefer additional courses in anatomy, or equivalent, physiology, medical terminology and word processing and prior medical transcription experience.  Must complete a medical transcription-typing test with 80% accuracy.  Requires ability to type 60 words per minute.  Certified Medical Transcriptionist (CMT) preferred but not required.

Opportunity Type:

Part-Time

Shift:

Days

Schedule:

20 Hrs/Wk

Phone Contact:

815-664-1353

E-mail Contact:

CKnudson@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:

Cknudson@aboutsmh.org