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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.


Registered Nurse (RN) – Operating Room

North Carolina Specialty Hospital (NCSH), is a private, physician-owned medical center that opened its doors in 1926. North Carolina Specialty Hospital has 18 licensed beds, 9 observation beds and treated 11,489 patients in 2011 (1,620 were treated for inpatient procedures and the remaining 9,869 were treated on an outpatient basis). North Carolina Specialty Hospital offers surgical specialties in orthopedics, ophthalmology, ear, nose and throat as well as sports medicine, oral, plastic, podiatry, general, bariatric, interventional radiology, pain management, and reconstructive surgery.

North Carolina Specialty Hospital, being a physician-owned medical facility, has the means to provide the specialized care and resources to best fit the needs of the patients we serve. With highly skilled physicians and nurses, the hospital strives to maintain a 4:1 patient/nurse ratio, while providing them with the utmost standards of care and patient satisfaction.

North Carolina Specialty Hospital’s staff of expertly trained physicians will continue to break new ground using cutting-edge procedures in sports medicine and reconstructive surgery. This commitment to advancement helped earn the hospital a ranking of #1 in Joint Replacement and Spine Surgery in the Raleigh – Durham Region for 2007, 2010, 2011.

About Us
Welcome to North Carolina Specialty Hospital where we have a long standing tradition of providing quality care for our patients. This state of the art medical facility located in the Raleigh-Durham area specializes in offering surgical procedures in orthopedics, ophthalmology, ear, nose and throat. We offer patients with the kind of specialized care that may not be available in other hospitals, by tailoring our facility and resources to best fit the needs of our patients. We are able to provide individualized attention to each and every patient we serve, with physicians providing personalized care.

Position available for an RN in our busy surgical operating room. Primary objective is to assure delivery of comprehensive, safe, cost effective and appropriate nursing care for patients across the age continuum (4 weeks-geriatric) in accordance with established hospital policy, nursing practice standards and the Association of Operating Room Nurses. This position should develop excellent working relationships with hospital staff and accept guidance and constructive advice to improve performance. Ability to be flexible and positively accept new responsibilities.

Requirements:
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing; Current licensure as a Registered Nurse from the North Carolina State Board of Nursing; BLS, ACLS & PALS active certification.

Experience:
Minimum of 2 years OR experience; Familiar with instruments and equipment related to Perioperative Nursing; ability to demonstrate manual dexterity in handling instruments.

Required education:

  • Bachelor’s

Required experience:

  • OR Experience: 2 years

Required licenses or certifications:

  • Registered Nurse (RN)
  • BLS, ACLS
  • PALS

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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Surgical Technologist

NC Specialty Hospital is currently seeking a full time Certified Surgical Technologist

Job Summary:

Under the supervision of a registered nurse, the surgical technologist provides individualized care to the surgical patient, demonstrating an extensive knowledge base of a variety of surgical procedures. The Surgical Technologist works within the framework set forth by the policies, philosophy and objectives of North Carolina Specialty Hospital.

Skills & Abilities:

  •  Able to work independently and met established deadlines.
  • Able to make sound reasonable decisions
  • Good organizational and decision-making skills.
  • 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.
  • Good communication skills
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Demonstrates professional and self-development through continuing education.
  • Manual dexterity in handling instruments.
  • Seeks guidance, direction and assistance when needed.

Training & Education:

  • High School graduate or GED
  • Must be able to communicate and understand the English language both verbal and written.
  • Computer literate
  • BLS certification within 90 days of hire
  • Certification of OR Technology preferred

Experience:

  • Minimum 1 year operating room experience preferred.
  • Familiar with instruments and equipment related to perioperative nursing.
  • Ability to work well with people under stress
  • Ability to be flexible and take on new responsibilities

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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Ultrasound Technician

NC Specialty Hospital is currently seeking a full time 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 to Sarah Bohlin at sbohlin@nshinc.com or fax to: 919-956-9348. No phone calls please.


 

PRN Registered Nurse – Inpatient Unit

NC Specialty Hospital is currently seeking a PRN Registered Nurse for our Inpatient Unit for weekday and weekend rotating day and night shifts.

Job Summary:

The primary objective of this position is to assure the delivery of comprehensive, safe, effective, cost effective and appropriate nursing care for patients across the age continuum in accordance with established hospital policy, nursing practice standards. Under minimum supervision, directs and/or provides professional nursing care for an assigned group of patients across the age continuum (4 weeks to geriatric). Utilizes the nursing process for assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation to direct or provide nursing care. Provides supervision and guidance to other members of the team; and may be authorized, in the absence of the manager, to make decisions affecting the Inpatient Unit.

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

Training & Education:

  •  Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing required
  • Current licensure in the State of North Carolina required
  • Must be able to communicate and understand the English language both verbal and written
  • Must be able to achieve CPR certification within 90 days of employment; ACLS, and PALS within 6 months of employment

Experience:

  •  A minimum of 1 year previous Medical and/or Surgical nursing experience preferred

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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NCSH Application for Employment (.pdf)
Print, complete, and fax application to (919) 956-9348 You may submit your resume to hr.ncsh@nshinc.com

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The North Carolina Specialty Hospital is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any applicant for employment based on race, color, creed, sex, religion, marital status, age, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, parental status, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state or local laws.

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