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Careers

Here at NSCH we believe in providing high quality medical treatment to our patients. Providing the superlative healthcare is a difficult accomplishment, which takes commitment from a collaboration of talented individuals. NCSH plans to provide employees the encouraging work environment that is constantly looking to accentuate innovative healthcare. We welcome you to come be apart of our team.


 PRN Medical Laboratory Technologist

NC Specialty Hospital is currently seeking a PRN Medical Laboratory Technologist

Job Summary

Under the supervision of the Laboratory Manager, the Medical Technologist independently, accurately and precisely performs a variety of laboratory tests used in the diagnosis and treatment of the disease. The Medical Technologist also participates in specimen collection and clerical duties as needed.

Skills & Abilities:

  • Able to work independently and met established deadlines
  • Able to make sound reasonable decisions
  • Highly organized
  • Ability to concentrate on many detailed requests despite numerous interruptions
  • Demonstrates accountability, professionalism, openness, receptive to change, creativity and innovative
  • Ability to identify and calmly handle inherently stressful situation with tact
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to develop excellent working relationships with consumers and staff
  • Seeks guidance, direction and assistance when needed
  • Ability to be flexible and take on new responsibilities

Essential Job Functions:

  •  Coordinates and participates in the performance and interpretation of complex technical duties supporting medical laboratory testing
  • Demonstrates compliance with state, federal/CLIA & accrediting body standards in regards to laboratory testing
  • Maintains proper post analytical reporting for review by lab manager and caregivers
  • Assures patient and employee safety through adherence to Universal Precautions and hospital infection control policies
  • Participates in specimen collection when required, either by venipuncture of capillary puncture; maintains responsibility for patient identification using two patient identifiers, specimen labeling and preservation
  • Set up, evaluate and operate current and new equipment, instruments & apparatus required for specific laboratory tests and assume adequate responsibility to maintain operations including preventative maintenance
  • Participates in the development of new laboratory procedures and reviews current procedures annually
  • Participates in lab inspections & works with inspectors as needed
  • Performs & verifies adequate quality control prior to patient testing and reporting of results. Assure remedial action is taken and documented whenever test systems deviate from establish performance specifications.
  • Maintain sufficient inventory of supplies and equipment needed for performance of duties
  • Utilize various laboratory and hospital information systems and software
  • The need for repeat analysis is recognized. Critical Values are called to the appropriate caregiver within 30 minutes as outlined in the Critical Values Policy
  • Maintains professional certification with ASCP or equivalent agencies
  • Participates successfully in the Proficiency Testing program
  • Adheres to all hospital policies, procedures, specifically guidelines for appropriate conduct, compliance, diversity, and confidentiality
  • Utilizes concepts of age/developmental stages in interactions with patients and families
  • Maintains positive working relationships and fosters cooperative work environment
  • Identifies potential risks to patients in order to reduce incidence of injury, identifies actions to eliminate, minimize or report risks

Training & Education:

  • Bachelors Degree from a Medical Technology or Clinical Laboratory Science school
  • Current certification through the American Society for Clinical Pathology
  • Must be able to communicate and understand the English language both verbal and written
  • BLS/CPR Certification

Experience:

  • A minimum of 1 year previous experience in a clinical laboratory

Physical Requirements:

  • Bending, sitting, squatting, crawling, reaching, kneeling, lifting up to 50 lbs., may stand for long periods of time, pushing and pulling. Must have color and visual acuity, manual dexterity, audio acuity, and must be able to speak, read, and write English

To apply, please submit your resume to Sarah Bohlin at sbohlin@nshinc.com or fax to: 919-956-9348. No phone calls please.

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PRN CT Technologist

NC Specialty Hospital is currently seeking a PRN CT/X-Ray Technologist for night, weekend, and intermittent on call availability

The CT Technologist is responsible for providing to the patient the proper procedure with
excellent quality images to assist the physician in the diagnosis of the patient’s condition or health complaint. The CT Technologist performs a variety of imaging procedures in the Radiology Department and provides specialized scanning utilizing appropriate techniques and protocols. The Tech is responsible to schedule, plan, implement and complete the request for service and to provide a friendly and compassionate environment in keeping with the Mission of the hospital. The Tech is responsible for the supplies and equipment of the department. The Tech participates in the department functions and the hospital performance improvement activities.

Skills & Abilities:

  • Able to work independently and meet established deadlines.
  • Able to make sound reasonable decisions.
  • Highly organized
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to develop excellent working relationships with consumers and staff.
  • Seeks guidance, direction and assistance when needed.
  • Computer skills.

Training & Education:

  • Completed accredited program for Radiologic Technology.
  • Registered with ARRT
  • Current CPR certification
  • Graduate of at least a 2 year radiology program.
  • CT certified

Required education:

  • Associate Degree

Required experience:

  • CT Technician: 2 years

Required licenses or certifications:

  • Completed Radiologic Technology Program
  • ARRT
  • CPR Certification
  • CT Certified

To apply, please reply to this posting, or visit our website at NC Specialty Hospital http://www.ncspecialty.com/ and click on the ‘Careers’ page. You can also fax your resume to: 919-956-9348. No phone calls please.

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Registered Nurse Case Manager

NC Specialty Hospital is currently seeking a full time RN Case Manager/Utilization Review Coordinator for the Performance Outcomes Department.

Job Summary: Under the direction of the Performance Outcomes Director, this position is responsible for coordinating patients in the healthcare continuum to achieve optimal clinical, financial, operational and satisfaction outcomes. Act in a liaison function with the interdisciplinary healthcare team to promote and/or facilitate utilization of medical services. Identify and intervene when necessary to ensure efficient and cost-effective delivery of patient care services. Establish and promote collaborative relationships with physicians, patients, families, and additional members of the healthcare team. Educate members of the healthcare team on utilization review and managed care concepts. Act as a resource for routine and complex problem solving as it relates to utilization review and case management. Anticipate the needs of customers and work proactively to improve services. Work with others to improve customer satisfaction and participates in special projects as needed.

Skills & Abilities:

  • Able to work independently and met established deadlines
  • Able to make sound reasonable decisions
  • Highly organized
  • Ability to concentrate on many detailed requests
  • Demonstrates accountability, professionalism, openness, receptive to change, creativity and innovative
  • Ability to identify and calmly handle inherently stressful situation with tact
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to develop excellent working relationships with consumers and staff
  • Seeks guidance, direction and assistance when needed
  • Ability to be flexible and take on new responsibilities

Training & Education:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing required
  • Current licensure in the State of North Carolina required
  • Current certification BLS/CPR
  • Must be able to communicate and understand the English language both verbal and written

Experience:

  • A minimum of 1 year previous Medical and/or Surgical nursing experience preferred
  • Utilization Review and/or Case Management experience preferred

To apply, please email your application, resume, and cover letter to: sbohlin@nshinc.com, or fax your resume and cover letter to: 919-956-9348. No phone calls please.

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Hospitalist

NC Specialty Hospital is a 24 bed surgical hospital that provides orthopaedic, ENT, general, and plastic surgery services. NC Specialty Hospital is currently seeking a full time Hospitalist Physician for rotating day, night, weekday, and weekend shifts for the Inpatient Unit. The Hospitalist is responsible for all aspects of perioperative care, including both pre operative assessment and all aspects of the post operative medical care of medically complex surgical patients.

Job Summary:

Under the direction of the Chief Hospitalist, this position is responsible for providing optimal patient medical care, patient safety, and patient satisfaction across the age continuum (pediatric and geriatric). The Hospitalist must deliver professional medical and administrative services, while maintaining a professional relationship with members of the facility’s staff and other treatment team members. The Hospitalist must be able to identify when a patient requires medical assistance, anticipate their needs, and execute care efficiently and knowledgeably. The Hospitalist must act a resource for routine and complex medical care, and must be able to educate colleagues of the healthcare team.

Skills & Abilities:

  • Able to work independently and meet established deadlines
  • Able to make sound reasonable decisions
  • Highly organized
  • Ability to concentrate on many detailed requests
  • Demonstrates accountability, professionalism, openness, flexibility, creativity and innovative ideas
  • Ability to identify and calmly handle inherently stressful situation with tact
  • Excellent communication skills – verbal & written
  • Ability to develop excellent working relationships with consumers and staff
  • Seeks guidance, direction and assistance when needed
  • Demonstrate effective Electronic Medical Record use with adequate and appropriate documentation as required by hospital policy.
  • Be able to adequately perform medical consults requested by surgical team.

Training & Education:

  • Degree in medicine from an accredited university required
  • Current, valid, and unrestricted license to practice medicine in the state of North Carolina required
  • Obtain and maintain Medical Staff membership upon hire
  • Obtain and maintain eligibility for and participate in Medicare and Medicaid insurances
  • Must be able to communicate and understand the English language both verbal and written
  • Current and valid certification in BLS, ACLS, and PALS
  • Board Certification is required upon hire

Experience:

  • A minimum of 1 year previous Medical and/or Surgical physician experience required

To apply, please email your resume, cover letter and application to: sbohlin@nshinc.com, or fax your resume and cover letter to: 919-956-9348. No phone calls please.

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PRN Ultrasound Technician

NC Specialty Hospital is currently seeking a PRN Certified Ultrasound Technician

Job Summary:

The Ultrasound Technician is responsible for providing the patient with the proper procedure and excellent quality images to assist the physician in the diagnosis of the patient’s condition or health complaint. The Ultrasound Technician will perform and record all sonographic procedures as specified by the department protocols. The Ultrasound Technician is responsible for operating various types of ultrasound equipment, transducers and recording devices, while recognizing normal and pathological conditions. The Ultrasound Technician will troubleshoot and resolve ultrasound related PACS issues. The Ultrasound Technician will contribute to and participate in work organization, scheduling, and the selection, training, and evaluation of staff as a member of a self directed work team. The Ultrasound Technician also participates in performance improvement projects within the Ultrasound Department.

Skills & Abilities:

  • Must be able to work independently as a self starter, require minimal direction and supervision, be accountable, and make good judgement decisions
  • The candidate must also know when to seek guidance, direction, and assistance when needed
  • Must be flexible and open to new and innovative ideas as an individual who is comfortable working in a large, complex organization
  • Must be professional, credible, highly organized, and have a commitment to high standards
  • Must have excellent communication skills with the ability to communicate both verbally and in writing, as well as articulate complex ideas for all levels of audiences
  • Must have the ability to develop excellent working relationships with consumers and staff
  • Must be able to meet established deadlines
  • The candidate must be able to meet the physical requirements of walking, standing, sitting, etc. visual acuity, speaking and understanding

Training, Education, & Experience Requirements:

  •  Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (issued by ARDMS – RDMS)
  • Knowledge and skill performing ultrasound scanning techniques
  • Knowledge of ultrasound physical principles and instrumentation
  • Knowledge of anatomy, physiology and related positioning for accurate imaging with skills in recognizing structures that are visualized, and the ability to demonstrate anatomical relationships- normal and pathological.
  • Knowledge of Quality Control related to image quality, processor, and equipment
  • Knowledge of sterile technique and infection control guidelines
  • Vascular experience
  • RVT strongly preferred
  • Must have experience in a hospital setting

To apply, please submit your resume, cover letter, and application to Sarah Bohlin at sbohlin@nshinc.com or fax to: 919-956-9348. No phone calls please.

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