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: Mental Health Technician
Organization: HDH
Hours: 72
  • Functions      as a member of the treatment team and accepts responsibilities for      specifically assigned duties, such as patient observation rounds, suicide      risk observation and assisting with behavior modification programs.
  • Displays      respect for patient’s integrity as evidenced by maintenance of      confidentiality of patient information, patient privacy and promotion of      patient’s rights and responsibilities.
  • Other      duties as assigned.

 

Requirements:

High school diploma or GED certificate. At least one year experience as a technician or nurse’s aide in a health care setting.

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Title: RN Edith Brown Pavilion
Organization: HDH
Hours: 40

Registered Nurse

Rotating Shifts

Part-time 40 hours/pay

 

 

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.
  • Accepts      responsibility for direction of co-workers in the implementation of care.
  • Other      duties as assigned.

 

 

Requirements:

Licensed to practice professional nursing as a Registered Nurse in the State of Ohio. Bachelor’s degree preferred. One year of psychiatric nursing in an acute care setting preferred.

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Title: Emergency Department Manager
Organization: HDH
Hours: 80

Emergency Department Nurse Manager

Full-time – 80 hours per pay

 

Major Responsibilities:

 

  • Responsible      for providing leadership, direction, and supervision of assigned areas and      programs to meet the mission of patient care.
  • In      collaboration with the medical staff and other health professionals      develops short and long range plans and programs to ensure the provision      of quality patient care.
  • Initiating      and implementation of departmental policies and procedures, day to day      operation of the Emergency Department.
  • Initiates      performance improvement activities to improve patient outcomes.
  • Responsible      for the hiring of new employees and their training as well as maintaining      high standards of knowledge and practice of current employees.
  • Other      duties as assigned.

 

Requirements:

Applicants must be a graduate of an accredited nursing program and possess current licensure to practice professional nursing in the State of Ohio and American Heart Association BLS. BSN preferred. Must have minimum of three (3) years of progressive leadership experience. Five (5) or more years of progressively increased management and fiscal experience preferred.

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Title: Lab Tech
Organization: HDH
Hours: 32

Laboratory Technologist (MT/MLT)

Part-time positions available
32 hours per pay

 

 

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: Phlebotomist II
Organization: HDH
Hours: 80

Phlebotomist II

(3 positions available)

Full-time 80 hours per pay period

 

 

Major Responsibilities:

  • These positions will provide coverage to the      HHP locations.
  • Performs      venipuncture and capillary procedures.
  • Gathers      and enters patient information and patient results into the laboratory      information system.
  • Familiar      with laboratory terminology and results in order that this information may      be effectively communicated to physicians and other allied health      professionals.
  • Duties      could include some specimen processing, but primary responsibility will be      phlebotomy.
  • Other      duties as assigned.

 

Requirements:

Certification/Education:High School diploma. Successful completion of Phlebotomy training program.

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Title: Housekeeping Supervisor
Organization: HDH
Hours: 80

Housekeeping Supervisor

Full-time (80 hours per pay)

 

Major Responsibilities:

 

  • Prepares and maintains the staffing schedule for each shift.
  • Prepares and oversees the productivity schedules for all areas cleaned.
  • Serves as first point of contact for housekeeping employees who call off for any reason.
  • Responsible to ensure adequate staffing and to assign work appropriately based on staffing.
  • Works in a staff capacity as needed to ensure areas are covered and to assist others in timely completion of assigned duties.
  • Orders supplies for the department.
  • Conducts spot inspections of various areas of the facility to ensure a high standard of productivity/quality.
  • Assists the Director of Support Services in development and maintenance of policy and procedures for the department.
  • Completes timesheets and other payroll responsibilities for the department.

 

Requirements:

High school graduate or GED equivalent.   Previous housekeeping experience preferred.  Management Experience prefered.  Must have reliable transportation.

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Title: Director of Patient Financial Services
Organization: HDH
Hours: 80

The following position is open in the Administration department reporting to the Chief Financial Officer.

 

Director of Patient Financial Services

Full-time--80 hours per pay (Exempt position)

 

Major Responsibilities:

 

  • Direct and coordinate all activities of the patient financial services areas including the maximization of cash flows through the efficient management of Registration, Central Scheduling, Medical Records, Business office, and revenue cycle operations.
  • Directs and works collaboratively with management of Registration, Central Scheduling, Medical Records, and Business Office.

 

  • Keeps up-to-date on all regulatory and agency requirements, including Federal and State regulations as they relate to Patient Financial Services. Ensures compliance with policies and directives issued by Medicare, Medicaid, Third Party Payers, and others as needed.

 

  • Directs implementation and training of standards to enhance quality, consistency, efficiency, and timeliness of responsibilities. Monitors to ensure that integrity and accuracy of data is maintained by the staff supervised. Works collaboratively with other departments to ensure the processes and systems for billing, collections and documentation are standardized and optimized for efficiency and accuracy.

 

  • Continually assesses and improves department's performance and maintains appropriate quality control programs. Adjust processes to meet changing healthcare reimbursement and regulatory requirements.

 

  • Models impact of reimbursement changes.

 

  • Prepares financial analysis of Payor contracts.

 

  • Manages appropriate staff levels for Business Office, Medical Records, Registration and Central Scheduling: Develops goals and priorities, and assigns tasks and projects. Develops staff skills and training plans. Counsels, trains and coaches managers. Implements corrective actions and conducts performance evaluations. Provides leadership, direction and guidance. Represents the department on various committees; conducts regular unit staff meetings. Counsels staff as appropriate in a timely manner and submits documentation.

 

  • Manages department within budgeted expenses. Initiates cost reduction strategies where needed.

 

  • Interprets hospital policy and regulations to staff, patients, visitors and physicians.

 

  • Prepares and tracks financial performance indicators.

 

  • Educates and serves as a resource to department managers and regarding patient financial issues.

 

  • Manages the cash inflow of the organization.

 

  • Works with CFO to identify and implement operational changes to improve revenue cycle financial performance.

 

  • Works with CFO to evaluate and negotiate managed care agreements.

 

  • Other duties as assigned.

 

Requirements:

Applicants must have Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, business administration, or equivalent degree with 2-5 years of previous hospital management experience in related areas. Master’s degree in related field or CPA preferred. 2 (two) plus years working with managed care contracts and coding and documentation experience preferred with knowledge of Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement.

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Title: MA/Receptionist
Organization: HHP
Hours: 80 hours per pay

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

Major Responsibilities:

  • Greets patients and other customers in a polite, prompt, helpful manner. Provides any necessary instructions/directions. Informs physician or office staff of patient or customer’s arrival.
  • Answers phone in a pleasant manner and deals with customers’ needs expeditiously. Takes and delivers telephone messages as necessary.
  • Reviews patient schedule and makes daily patient appointment reminder telephone calls as necessary.
  • Schedules patient referrals to specialists for diagnostic testing or evaluation.
  • Fulfills clerical/environmental responsibilities as assigned.
  • Fills in as Medical Assistant as needed.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

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

 

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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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Title: RN - Emergencey Room
Organization: HDH
Hours: 72

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 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.

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Title: Lab Tech - PRN
Organization: HDH
Hours: 8

PRN Laboratory Technologist (MT/MLT)

(Varied shifts/hours)

 

 

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: Pharmacy Tech
Organization: HDH
Hours: 72 per pay

Primary responsibilities:  Preparation of patient pharmacy billing, packaging and labeling of unit does medication, stocking medications, processing of pharmacy orders, filling medication bins, general inventory control, general office needs of ht pharmacy and other activities not requiring the professional judgement of the Pharmacist.  Applicants must possess national certification through the National Pharmacy Tech Certification Board and have HS diploma or GED equivalent plus a combination of training and work experiences that indicates possession of skills, knowledge, and abilities required for the position.  Prior hospital pharmacy tech training and experience preferred.

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Title: Rad Tech PRN
Organization: HDH
Hours: 8

Major Responsibilities:

 

  • Delivers a high standard of care in the treatment, management, control, and diagnostic evaluation and care of patients.
  • Effectively communications and interacts with all members of the health care team, including patients, family, radiology staff, physicians, nursing and other allied health professionals.
  • Follows prescribed techniques in administering general and specific ultrasound and radiology exams.
  • Arranges immobilization and support devices to obtain position of patient for desired results.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

Requirements:

Certification/Education:Licensed by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists.   Graduate of an accredited school of Radiological Technology.

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Title: Patient 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: Help Desk Tech
Organization: HDH
Hours: 80
Information Systems Help Desk Technician
Full-time (80 hours per pay)

Major Responsibilities:

Serve as the first point of contact for customers seeking technical assistance over the phone or email.

 

Perform remote troubleshooting through diagnostic techniques and pertinent questions.

 

Determine the best solution based on the issue and details provided by customers.

 

Walk the customer through the problem-solving process.

 

Direct unresolved issues to the next level of support personnel.

 

Provide accurate information on IT products or services.

 

Record events and problems and their resolution in logs.

 

Follow-up and update customer status and information.

 

Pass on any feedback or suggestions by customers to the appropriate internal team.

 

Identify and suggest possible improvements on procedures.

 

Maintain confidentiality.

 

Requirements:

Certification/Education:       High school graduate and have successfully completed college or technical courses in computer science or related courses or equivalent experience. Associates degree in computer related field, Comptia A+ Certification preferred, Microsoft Certification preferred. Viable candidates will have 3 years experience troubleshooting in a LAN/WAN environment.

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Title: RN-Emergency Room
Organization: HDH
Hours: 72

The following position is open in the Emergency Department reporting to Chelsey Smith:

 

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 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.

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Title: RN-EBP
Organization: HDH
Hours: 72

The following position is open in the Edith Brown Pavilion reporting to Patsi Dick:

Registered Nurse

Rotating Shifts

Part-time 40 hours/pay

 

 

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.
  • Accepts responsibility for direction of co-workers in the implementation of care.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

 

Requirements:

Licensed to practice professional nursing as a Registered Nurse in the State of Ohio. Bachelor’s degree preferred. One year of psychiatric nursing in an acute care setting preferred.

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Title: RN-ED
Organization: HDH
Hours: 8

PRN Staff Nurse - R.N.

(2 positions available)

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.

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Title: Registered Nurse - EBP 40
Organization: HDH
Hours: 40/pay

The following position is open in the Edith Brown Pavilion reporting to Patsi Dick:

Registered Nurse

Rotating Shifts

Part-time 40 hours/pay (2 positions available)

 

 

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.
  • Accepts responsibility for direction of co-workers in the implementation of care.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

 

Requirements:

Licensed to practice professional nursing as a Registered Nurse in the State of Ohio. Bachelors degree preferred. One year of psychiatric nursing in an acute care setting preferred.

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Title: Registered Nurse-Med Surg
Organization: HDH
Hours: 48 / pay

Registered Nurse

Rotating Shifts
Part-time – 48 hours/pay

 

Major Responsibilities:

 

  • Utilizes the nursing process to provide and direct patient care according to the established policies, procedures, and guidelines of the department and hospital.
  • Has knowledge of the clinical interventions and equipment necessary to meet the specific needs of the patient population served.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

Requirements:

Licensed to practice professional nursing as a Registered Nurse in the State of Ohio.  Current CPR certification required.

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Title: RN-Staff Nurse Med Surg 72 hours/pay
Organization: HDH
Hours: 72

RN-Staff Nurse

Rotating Shifts
Full-time – 72 hours/pay

 

 

Major Responsibilities:

 

  • Utilizes the nursing process to provide and direct patient care according to the established policies, procedures, and guidelines of the department and hospital.
  • Has knowledge of the clinical interventions and equipment necessary to meet the specific needs of the patient population served.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

 

 

Requirements:

Licensed to practice professional nursing as a Registered Nurse in the State of Ohio. Current CPR certification.

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Title: RN Med Surg 48 hours/pay
Organization: HDH
Hours: 48

 

Registered Nurse

Rotating Shifts
Part-time – 48 hours/pay

 

Major Responsibilities:

 

  • Utilizes the nursing process to provide and direct patient care according to the established policies, procedures, and guidelines of the department and hospital.
  • Has knowledge of the clinical interventions and equipment necessary to meet the specific needs of the patient population served.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

Requirements:

Licensed to practice professional nursing as a Registered Nurse in the State of Ohio.  Current CPR certification required.

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Title: Patient Registration - 40 hours per pay
Organization: HDH
Hours: 40

Part-time (40 hours per pay)

Patient Registration/Switchboard Associate

(2 positions available)

Varied Shifts/VariedHours

 

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: Houskeeping Aide 40 hours/pay
Organization: HDH
Hours: 40

Housekeeping Aide

2nd Shift

Part-Time -40 Hours/pay

(These hours are open to current part-time housekeeping staff. Will be added to current hours to make full-time, 72 hour position)

 

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. (CRSM/Reno Building)
  • 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 required should duties include off-campus building cleaning.

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Title: Physical Therapist
Organization: HDH
Hours: 80
  • Provides evaluation and treatment of patients by physical measures, therapeutic exercise and rehabilitative procedures with or without assistive devices for the purpose of preventing, correcting, or alleviating any disability as allowed by referral from a currently licensed appropriate medical practitioner.
  • 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: Staff Nurse RN Emergency Department
Organization: HDH
Hours: 72 hours per pay period

2 positions available.  Applicants must be a graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing and have current RN licensure with the State of Ohio Board of Nursing.  Must have Emergency Department experience or at least one year of nursing experience in an acute care setting.

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