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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.


 RN Case Manager – Full Time

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 reply to this posting, or fax your resume and cover letter to: 919-956-9348. No phone calls please.

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Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant – Full Time

NC Specialty Hospital is a 24 bed surgical hospital that provides orthopaedic, ENT, general, and plastic surgery services. NC Specialty Hospital is seeking an experienced full time Nurse Practitioner (ARNP) or Physician Assistant (NCCPA) for surgical pre-admissions. This is a new position and the incumbent will help develop this important role in collaboration with our Anesthesiologist, physicians and surgical nursing staff.

Job Summary:

Under the supervision of the Director of Surgical Support, the incumbent will assess surgical patients for medical and anesthesia clearance, enhance and improve quality of care through the pre-surgical screening of surgical patients. This includes performing comprehensive medical evaluations including ordering and the interpretation of laboratory studies and diagnostic tests for pre-surgical patients. The incumbent is responsible evaluation, diagnosis and/or treatment of acute and chronic conditions. Our focus is to maximize the patient’s medical condition prior to surgery and act as a bridge between our patients and their primary care physician. The incumbent is responsible for providing patient education regarding pre-operative instructions, various anesthesia techniques, pre-operative processes and post operative pain management. Clinic and Department based activities which contribute to a positive, productive and professional work environment are performed.

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 patients, physicians 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
  • Must be able to communicate and understand the English language both verbal and written

Training & Education:

  • Master’s Degree in Nursing or Physician Assistant program from an accredited university required
  • Current, valid, and unrestricted license to practice nursing or Physician Assistant in the state required
  • Certified Nurse Practitioner or Certified Physician Assistant
  • Current and valid certification in BLS, ACLS, and PALS

Experience:

  • A minimum of 5 years of previous nursing experience or experience as a Physician Assistant in a medical/surgical/ambulatory environment required
  • A minimum of 3 years of previous experience in perioperative care

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

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Registered Nurse – Part Time & Full Time

NC Specialty Hospital is currently seeking Registered Nurses for our Inpatient Unit. Varying shifts and statuses available:  part time weekend nights, part time weekend days, part time weekday nights, full time weekend nights, full time weekend days, and full time weekday nights.

** Please specify status and shift preference when applying**

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 and active RN license in the State of North Carolina required
  • Must be able to communicate and understand the English language both verbal and written
  • BLS certification required at hire; ACLS, and PALS within 6 months of employment

Experience:

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

To apply, please complete an application, or fax your resume and cover letter to: 919-956-9348. No phone calls please.

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OR Registered Nurse – Full Time

 

Job Summary

Full time position available for an RN in our busy surgical operating room. Our 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. Candidates must have the ability to be flexible and positively accept new responsibilities.

Educational Requirements

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
  • Current licensure as a Registered Nurse from the North Carolina State Board of Nursing
  • BLS required
  • ACLS & PALS preferred ; must obtain within 6 months of hire if certification is not currently active

Required Experience

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

To apply for this position, please complete an application, or fax your resume and cover letter to: 919-956-9348. No phone calls please.

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OR Sterile Processor – Full Time

Job Summary:

Under the supervision of the Sterile Processing supervisor and the Director of O.R., the Sterile Processor ensures proper care and maintenance of all surgical instrumentation, equipment, and sterilization processes. The Sterile Processor must demonstrate good knowledge of principles and practices of aseptic techniques, must have knowledge of equipment, instruments, procedures and supplies used in the operating room. The Sterile Processor must be able to work under pressure and in situations that demand patience, tact and endurance. This position must provide on-going and continual communication with Operating Room staff, including communicating special equipment needs as they arise. The Sterile Processor must also monitor the daily schedule for changes in instrumentation.

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.

• Good communication skills

• Ability to develop excellent working relationships with staff

• Demonstrates professional and self-development through continuing education

• Seeks guidance, direction and assistance when needed

• Function as a team in the OR and demonstrate the ability to work under stress with all types of personalities

• Able to work well with people under deadlines and stress

• Able to be flexible and take on new responsibilities

 

Training & Education:

• High School graduate or GED

• Must be able to communicate and understand the English language both verbal and written

• Certification of Sterile Processing is preferred

 

Experience:

• A minimum of one (1) year of customer service in the medical field

• A minimum of one (1) year of experience in surgical environment required

 

To apply, please complete an application, or fax your resume and cover letter to: 919-956-9348. No phone calls please.

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Surgical Technician – Full Time

Job Summary

Under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse, Charge Nurse, or Clinical Operations Manager, the Surgical Technician performs a number of activities to assist with patient care, including lifting and transporting patients, lifting and cleaning surgical equipment in patient care areas, transporting specimens, maintaining records as assigned, assisting in call coverage as required by the unit, assists in room turnovers, assists in setting up surgical suites, restocks areas as assigned, and must adhere and follow all hospital rules, regulations, policies and procedures.

Skills & Abilities

  • Able to work independently and meet established deadlines
  • Able to make sound and reasonable decisions
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Excellent decision making skills
  • Ability to concentrate and fulfill many detailed requests
  • Must demonstrate accountability, professionalism, openness, receptivity to change, creativity, and innovation
  • Must be able to identify and calmly handle inherently stressful situations with tact
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Must be able to write and speak English fluently
  • Must demonstrate self development through continuing education
  • Must have excellent manual dexterity in handling surgical instruments
  • Must be able to seek guidance, direction, and assistance when needed

Training & Education Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Computer literate
  • BLS required
  • Surgical Technician Certification preferred

Experience

  • 1 year of OR experience required
  • 1 year working with and handling instruments and equipment related to perioperative nursing

To apply for this position, please complete an application, or fax your resume and cover letter to: 919-956-9348. No phone calls please.

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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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