Employment

At Highland District Hospital, we are committed to maintaining a culture of service excellence. Service excellence means striving to be the best we can be – as individual employees and as an organization. It means providing the very highest level of clinical care, putting quality and patient safety above all else. And it means treating our customers, including patients, families, physicians, co-workers and outside contacts with dignity, respect and compassion.

  • I will treat all people with respect, dignity and respond to their needs.
  • I will provide patients with quality care.
  • I will build positive relationships with patients, guests and fellow employees.
  • I will address patients by name and identify myself to them.
  • I will answer all call lights and telephones promptly and courteously.
  • I will present myself to patients and guests in a professional manner.
  • I will take the time to explain all tests, procedures and treatments to the patient, within the scope of my authority.
  • I will comply with patients/staff privacy and confidentiality requirements.
  • I will respect the privacy of patients.
  • I will be committed to patient safety as my first priority.
  • I will be committed to a positive behavior by promoting cooperation throughout the facility.
  • I will be a responsible team member who is honest, trustworthy, ethical and accountable for all my actions.
  • I understand not only my role on the team, but also the larger goals of other departments and my facility as we strive to meet our community's needs.

I acknowledge the above are Highland District Hospital standards of behavior and further understand these behavioral standards are expected of every HDH employee. I understand that I will be accountable and am willing to exhibit these standards through every customer encounter should I be offered a position of employment with Highland District Hospital.


Job Postings

Title: Physical Therapist
Organization: HDH
Hours: 80 per pay period

Major Responsibilities:

  • Administers comprehensive evaluations/reevaluations of patients with physical impairments; interprets results and identifies pertinent problems which may be addressed by physical therapy.

 

  • Develops and implements appropriate treatment plans to meet realistic, measurable short term and long term functional goals optimizing recovery for patients of various age categories as determined by department supervisor.

 

  • Develops, monitors, and completes documentation of patient performance and progress through written evaluations, reevaluations, progress and discharge notes, letters to referring practitioners, and home programs.

 

  • Provides physical therapy treatment personally or via supervising support personnel in accordance with the laws and rules governing the practice of physical therapy for the State of Ohio and professional ethical guidelines.

 

  • Communicates with patients, family/caregivers, referring practitioners, and other hospital personnel to give/receive input to maximize efficient quality patient care.

 

  • Effectively incorporates patient/caregiver education techniques to allow maximal participation in patient care considering financial, familial, and environmental factors affecting participation.
  • Participates in multi-disciplinary meetings recommending course of action consistent with patient’s evaluation/condition.

 

  • Coordinates and participates in patient scheduling and billing activities.

 

  • Provides education to students, nursing staff, and other health care professionals as necessary; assists in orienting and mentoring staff.

 

  • Participates in performance improvement and quality control activities; assists in maintaining compliance with TJC accreditation and other internal and external regulatory standards.

 

  • Maintains competency and enhances professional growth and development through continuing education, conferences, and seminars to satisfy CEU requirements necessary for continued Ohio licensure.

 

  • Performs duties with diligent use of resources to deliver optimal quality care.

 

  • Supports and upholds established hospital and department policies, procedures, goals, safety, environment and infection control objectives.

 

  • Other duties as assigned.

 

Requirements:

Graduate of an accredited Physical Therapy program and current licensure with the state of Ohio.  Minimum of one (1) year prior experience as a staff therapist preferred.   Current CPR certification. 

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Title: Medical Records Analyst
Organization: HDH
Hours: 72 per pay period

Major Responsibilities:

 

  • Analyzes and reanalyzes medical records to determine completeness according to Joint Commission guidelines and Medical Staff Rules and Regulations and assigns them to the appropriate physician(s) for completion.
  • Meet established productivity standards.
  • Answer physician questions regarding record completion.
  • Notifies physicians regarding incomplete records and facilitates the suspension process.
  • Prepares Delinquent Records Reports for Patient Services and Safety Committee.
  • Works with transcription vendor daily to resolve transcription issues.
  • Interacts with Information Systems department and physicians with Physician Documentation in CPSI.
  • Performs customer service in a pleasant and efficient manner.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

Requirements:

High School graduate or equivalent.  1-2 years working as a Medical Records Analyst preferred.  Clerical experience in an acute care Medical Records Department preferred.  Completion of Medical Terminology course. 

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Title: Patient Account Associate - Billing Office
Organization: HDH
Hours: 80

Major Responsibilities:

 

  •  Reviews all insurance demographic information to ensure accurate billing.
  • Performs all necessary billing (initial and follow up) to patient accounts in a timely and professional manner.
  • Responds to patient request and correspondence daily.
  • Works with outside agencies and is able to communicate and facilitate payments for patient accounts.
  • Able to assist patients with insurance verification, coverage and benefits.
  • Ability to understand insurance requirements and specific federal, state and local regulations pertaining to uniform billing, fraud, abuse and compliance criteria.
  • Demonstrates patient advocacy, assuring patient’s right of privacy, safety and confidentiality.
  • Maintains knowledge of current regulations and requirements as deemed necessary by third-party payers in accordance with job duties.
  • Duties include understanding and performing electronic and hard copy billing and follow up for hospital and professional services.
  • Ability to focus and organize multiple work tasks involving other departments, co-workers and customers with constant interruptions.
  • Sorts, files and copies all paperwork necessary for accurate billing. Completes work assignments and commitments on time.
  • Collects payments on accounts, prepares receipts and assists patients with account balances. Completes work assignments and commitments on time. Involves customer and families and allow time for customers to process information provided. Demonstrates patient advocacy, assuring patient’s right of privacy, safety and confidentiality.
  • Works collaboratively with all hospital departments. Flexible in response to unexpected change in work volume, emergencies, staffing and scheduling.  Demonstrates emotional self-control and looks for opportunities to assist internal and external customers.  Provides information at a level of understanding appropriate to the comprehension level of customer.

 

 

 

Requirements:

High school graduate or GED recipient.  Minimum experience: 1-3 years of Hospital/physician billing and follow-up and other Business office duties (cash posting, charge posting, refunds.)

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Title: MA/LPN (Rocky Fork Medical Center office)
Organization: HHP
Hours: 80 Hours per pay period

Major Responsibilities:

• Responsible for assisting physicians with patient care, clerical, environmental, and organizational tasks.

• Responsible for appointment scheduling and EMR management.

• Accompanies patients to exam/procedure room.

• Assists patients, as needed, with walking, transfers, dressing, collecting specimens, preparing for exams. • Assists physicians/mid-level providers, with various procedures.

• Performs EKG’s, breathing treatments, and waived laboratory testing per provider and regulatory guidelines.

• Relays instructions and test results to patients/families.

• Fulfills clerical responsibilities as assigned.

• Fulfills environmental responsibilities as assigned.

• Other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

Degree or certification from a school or college of Nursing or Medical Assisting. Minimum of 1-year experience in customer service setting.

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Title: Registered Nurse, Home Health Department
Organization: HDH
Hours: 72 per pay period

Major Responsibilities:

 

  • Provides direct nursing care of the clients in home care during a given period of time.
  • Promotes and maintains the standards of practice consistent with quality nursing care.
  • Maximizes human, financial and capital resources as a case manager or staff nurse.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

 

 

Requirements:

Current R.N. Licensure by the State of OhioPrevious Home Health experience preferred.

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Title: MA/LPN Lynchburg Medical Center
Organization: HHP
Hours: 80.0

The following position is open in the Highland Health Providers Lynchburg Medical Center office.

Major Responsibilities:

• Responsible for assisting physicians with patient care, clerical, environmental, and organizational tasks.

• Responsible for appointment scheduling and EMR management.

• Accompanies patients to exam/procedure room.

• Assists patients, as needed, with walking, transfers, dressing, collecting specimens, preparing for exams.

• Assists physicians/mid-level providers, with various procedures.

• Performs EKG’s, breathing treatments, and waived laboratory testing per provider and regulatory guidelines.

• Relays instructions and test results to patients/families.

• Fulfills clerical responsibilities as assigned.

• Fulfills environmental responsibilities as assigned.

• Other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

Degree or certification from a school or college of Nursing or Medical Assisting. Minimum of 1-year experience in customer service setting.

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Title: Foundation Director
Organization: HDH
Hours: 40 per pay period
  • Provides comprehensive staff leadership and coordination for the Foundation.
  • Research grant opportunities, write grant funding proposals and prepare materials for submission.
  • Lead reporting processes for all foundation grants.
  • Serves as primary liaison between the Hospital Administration and the Foundation Board.
  • Coordinates the development, management, oversight, and performance evaluation of the Foundation’s strategic plan, benevolence targets, operating budget, capital budget, investment management plan, special projects plan, special events plan, and the donor identification, contact, and recognition plan.
  • Manages all plans, budgets, projects, campaigns, and special events for compliance with targeted objectives. Identifies undesirable variances and suggests and initiates appropriate course corrections.
  • Maintains a comprehensive database containing a master prospect list, contact and response log, and a donor history.
  • Coordinates the production of the Foundation’s media efforts including radio, television, and printed publications in conjunction with marketing manager.
  • Performs or coordinates all routine administrative functions of the Foundation including purchasing, accounting, correspondence, and communications.

 

Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree in business, communications, marketing, or other relevant discipline preferred.  A minimum of three years’ experience in business, grant writing, communications, public relations or fundraising required.  Skills in public relations and communications are required along with excellent computer, written, and oral communication skills preferred.

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Title: Care Coordinator (Highland Health Providers)
Organization: HHP
Hours: 72 Hours per pay period

 

Full-Time Care Coordinator position is open in Highland Health Providers Administration.

Major Responsibilities:

·         Talks and listens to patients who are suffering setbacks in medical care due to psychological or behavioral issues.

·         Assist patients in resolving social determinants of health problems.

·         Assesses patient needs, abilities or behavior using a variety of methods, including interviews and direct observation of behavior.

·         Uses appropriate techniques for the evaluation and treatment of patients in medical examination environments.

·         Provides telephonic outreach and in-person consultation to members identified as high risk

·         Assist in identifying gapes in care utilizing electronic health record and other software programs.

·         Collaborate with healthcare team to optimize patient adherence to medical plan of care.

·         Proactively outreach to members newly diagnosed with a targeted chronic condition.

·         Educates patient and family members about preventative screenings while identifying barriers to care.

·         Provides reports and utilization management documents to other providers and agencies involved in patient’s care.

·         Participates in health staff meetings and other quality improvement meetings as needed.

·         Professionally follow through and complete the objectives of the grant comply with all grant requirements and all other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

Associate Degree from accredited Licensed Practical Nurse Program. Nursing Degree from accredited Program of Nursing, Social Work or related Health and Human services program. Licensed in the State of Ohio as a Nurse or Clinical Social Worker.

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Title: REGISTERED NURSE (PRN)
Organization: HDH
Hours: VARIED

Major Responsibilities:

 

  • The direct nursing care of the clients in home care during a given period of time.
  • Promoting and maintaining the standards of practice consistent with quality nursing care.
  • Maximizes human, financial and capital resources as a case manager or staff nurse.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

 

 

Requirements:

Current R.N. Licensure by the State of OhioPrevious Home Health experience preferred. 

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Title: Dietary Aide
Organization: HDH
Hours: 40

Performs diversified tasks in the food service department including preparation of food items, tray line service, cafeteria, cashiering, and dis washing. Applicants must have High School diploma or GED and 1-5 years institutional healthcare food service experience preferred.

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Title: PRN RN (Home Health)
Organization: HDH
Hours: PRN As Needed

Major Responsibilities:

 

  • The direct nursing care of the clients in home care during a given period of time.
  • Promoting and maintaining the standards of practice consistent with quality nursing care.
  • Maximizes human, financial and capital resources as a case manager or staff nurse.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

 

 

Requirements:

Current R.N. Licensure by the State of OhioPrevious Home Health experience preferred.  Wound Care certification preferred.

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Title: Door Screener
Organization: HDH
Hours: PRN (as needed)

The primary responsibilities of this position will be to complete appropriage triage procedures and multi-step screening process for all individuals upon entrance to the facility and direct individuals to appropriate waiting/consultation areas.  Applicants must have High School diploma or GED equivalent.

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Title: PATIENT SITTER
Organization: HDH
Hours: PRN (# of hours will vary)

Major Responsibilities:

 

  • Patient Sitter will function in the capacity of a nursing support person who assists licensed personnel in observing patients.
  • Functions under the direction, instruction, and supervision of the Registered Nurse who assessed the patient.
  • Ensures safety of patient by following HDH sitter policy.
  • Responds to the demands of changing acuity in a positive manner.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

 

Requirements:

High School diploma or GED equivalent. 

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Title: Medical Assistant
Organization: HDH
Hours: 72 per pay period

Major Responsibilities:

 

  • Works under the supervision of a registered nurse and/or physicians.  Performs duties for all aspects of care and treatment for the patient population.

 

  • Effectively communicates and interacts with the patient, significant others, and other health care team members.

 

  • Maintains positive behavior, approaches, attitudes, and commitment to patients, visitors and /or co-workers.

 

  • Has knowledge of the clinical interventions and equipment necessary to meet the specific needs of the patient population served.

 

 

Requirements:

High School graduate or equivalent. Certified Medical Assistant preferred.  Previous medical office experience preferred.  Must have a current CPR certification.

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Title: RN, Obstetrics department
Organization: HDH
Hours: 48 hours per pay period

Major Responsibilities:

 

  • Responds to patient’s immediate needs by providing nursing care
  • Uses the nursing process in assessing, planning, implementing, evaluating and supervising individual patient care.
  • Serves as primary caregiver ultimately responsible for the coordination and delivery of nursing care to women and newborns.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

Requirements:

Certification/Education: Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing.  Must posses a current registration with the Ohio State Board of Nursing.  Bachelor’s degree preferred.

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Title: Lab Tech - Night Shift
Organization: HDH
Hours: 72 HOURS PER PAY PERIOD

Major Responsibilities:

 

  • Performs various chemical, microscopic and microbiological tests to obtain data for use in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases.
  • Draws blood and receives or obtains various specimens for laboratory analysis. 
  • Reports laboratory test results and may be engaged in research and testing.
  • Effectively communicates with and interacts with all laboratory personnel, physicians, patients and other allied health professionals.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

Requirements:

Certification/Education: Must have an Associates degree in Medical Laboratory Technology or Bachelor’s degree in Medical Technology and evidence of having passed a registry examination at the technologists (MLT or MT) level administered by the American Society of Clinical Pathologists or eligible.  Previous experience as a technician in a clinical laboratory setting is preferred but not required. 

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Title: RN-Staff Nurse (Med/Surg Department)
Organization: HDH
Hours: 72 hours per pay period

Full-time position open, rotating shifts. Applicants must be graduate of an accredited school of nursing and hold valid Ohio RN licensure.

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Title: Phlebotomist
Organization: HDH
Hours: 48 hours per pay (2 positions available)
Performs venipuncture and capillary procedures, enters patient information and patient results into the laboratory information system. Must be familiar with laboratory terminology and results. Must have HS diploma and successful completion of phlebotomy training program.

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Title: Housekeeping Aide
Organization: HDH
Hours: 40

Housekeeping Aide

Varied Shifts
Part-Time -40 Hours/pay

 

Major Responsibilities:

 

  • Performs a variety of cleaning and housekeeping duties to maintain the hospital in an orderly and sanitary condition. Could also be asked to clean off-campus offices as well.
  • Effectively communicates and interacts with other staff members and all other departments and their employees.
  • Recognizes patient’s rights to confidentiality, and treats all patients, visitors, and other employees with respect, consideration and safety.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

Requirements:

High school graduate or GED equivalent.   Knowledge of floor care and machines usage preferred, however not a requirement. Reliable transportation

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Title: Staff Nurse - Obstetrics - Full Time
Organization: HDH
Hours: 72

Staff Nurse - R.N., Rotating Shifts, Full - time – 72 hours/pay

Requirements: Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing. Must posses a current registration with the Ohio State Board of Nursing. Bachelor’s degree preferred.

 

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Title: PRN (as needed) Maintenance Tech/Security Officer
Organization: HDH
Hours: 8

PRN (as needed) Maintenance Tech/Security Officer

 

The following positions are open in the Plant Services/Security Departments reporting to Scott Barrera:



PRN (as needed) Maintenance Tech/Security Officer

Major Responsibilities:

• Provide security, surveillance, and maintenance of all equipment, buildings, grounds, and utilities ensuring safety and trouble-free operation of the facility.
• Acts as security agent during working hours which includes investigating issues and complaint and documents appropriately.
• Assisting employees, visitors, and patients as required in a courteous manner.
• Makes periodic rounds of the facility and grounds to ensure the security and safety of the employees, patients and visitors.
• Other duties as assigned.


Requirements:
High school graduate. 1-3 years in maintenance operations preferred.

131 Fenner Ave

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Title: PRN Shift Supervisor
Organization: HDH
Hours: 8

 

PRN RN Shift Supervisor/Capacity Manager

(Night Shift)

 

Major Responsibilities:

 

  • Providing leadership, direction and supervision of care provided during off-shifts to meet the mission of patient care.
  • Monitors activities to ensure the provision of quality patient care and service throughout the hospital during assigned hours.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

Requirements:

Education:  Graduate of an accredited nursing program and a current license to practice nursing in the State of Ohio. BSN preferred. Two years supervisory experience preferred.

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Title: Nursing Assistant - PT - Med Surg
Organization: HDH
Hours: 48

Part-time Nursing Assistant

56 hrs/pay
Rotating Shifts

 

 

Major Responsibilities:

 

  • Providing direct patient under the direction of the registered nurse and licensed practical nurse.
  • Has knowledge of assigned tasks and equipment necessary to meet the specific needs of the patient population served.
  • Performs general care routines to assure patient’s physical and mental comfort.
  • Reports on patient’s condition, activities, and care needed from their shift.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

 

Requirements:

Completion of a formal nursing assistant program or student nurse (must have one semester medical/surgical clinical experience). High School Diploma or GED. Current CPR certification.

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Title: Staff Nurse - RN Emergency Department
Organization: HDH
Hours: 72
3 openings for full-time RN's. Varied shifts. Responds to patient’s immediate needs by providing nursing care Uses the nursing process in assessing, planning, implementing, evaluating and teaching while supervising individual patient care. Applicants must have valid Ohio Nursing license.

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Title: Staff Nurse-RN-Emergency Department
Organization: HDH
Hours: 48

 

Staff Nurse - R.N.

Rotating Shifts
Full-time –72 hours/pay

 

Major Responsibilities:

 

  • Responds to patient’s immediate needs by providing nursing care
  • Uses the nursing process in assessing, planning, implementing, evaluating and teaching while supervising individual patient care.
  • Accepts responsibility for direction of co-workers in the implementation of patient care.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

Requirements:

Certification/Education: Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing, current registration with the Ohio State Board of Nursing. Current BLS and ACLS certifications.

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Title: Registration
Organization: HDH
Hours: 40

Part-time (40 hours per pay)

Patient Registration/Switchboard Associate

Varied Shifts/Varied Hours

 

Major Responsibilities:

 

  • Interviews and gathers complete and accurate data to complete the admission/registration process accurately and efficiently in a courteous and professional manner.
  • Obtains appropriate signatures, notifies patients/guests of hospital regulations, policies and services.
  • Maintain patients right to privacy and confidentiality.
  • Operating a multi-line, multi-extension switchboard, performs pages on the intercom and radio systems, and monitors all in-house alarms.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

Requirements:

Certification/Education:   High School graduate or GED recipient.

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Title: RN - Emergency Room - PRN
Organization: HDH
Hours: 8

PRN Staff Nurse - R.N.

Varied Shifts/Varied Hours

 

Major Responsibilities:

 

  • Responds      to patient’s immediate needs by providing nursing care
  • Uses      the nursing process in assessing, planning, implementing, evaluating and      teach while supervising individual patient care.
  • Accepts      responsibility for direction of co-workers in the implementation of      patient care.
  • Other      duties as assigned.

 

Requirements:

Certification/Education:Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing, current registration with the Ohio State Board of Nursing. Current BLS and ACLS certifications. 1 (one) year experience in an acute care setting preferred.

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