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Licensed Practical Nurse

Posted on: November 15, 2016

Department: Nursing

Status: Full Time

Hours: Nights

Job Description:

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Full-time

Barton County Memorial Hospital is looking for motivated Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) to join our team. The primary function of this position is to coordinate and perform direct care duties for the patients of Barton County Memorial Hospital, including meeting the physical, spiritual, mental, and emotional needs. All functions and activities must be in accordance with current federal, state, and local standards, guidelines, and regulations that govern this facility.Full-time Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) opportunities are available. Qualifications include:
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Competitive salary and benefit packages offered. LPN salaries are dependent upon experience.

  • Appropriate licensure
  • High School Diploma or equivalency required
  • Experience is preferred

Job Type: Full-time

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Medical Technologist | Barton County Memorial Hospital

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Medical Technologist

Posted on: October 28, 2016

Department: Laboratory

Status: Full Time, Part Time or PRN

Hours: Nights

Job Description:

The primary function of this position is to perform laboratory procedures using diagnostic testing, confirming and verifying results, correlating data, and producing factual reporting of data results of tests.

Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language. Should possess a Bachelors Degree in Medical Laboratory Science (Biological or Chemical), with appropriate certifications: MT (ASCP, CLS (NCA) or HHS. Must qualify as General Supervisor under CLIA 1988 regulations for High Complexity Training. Current Medical Technologist registration required or HHS/HEW certified. Position should possess age specific communication competencies in order to work effectively with patients of different ages.

  1. Collects patient specimens according to lab protocol. manner.
  2. Determines specimen’s acceptability and prepares for testing.
  3. Performs high quality testing, producing accurate, reproducible analyses of lab procedures in a timely
  4. Learns new lab techniques and procedures as needed.
  5. Reports and maintains records of patient test results.
  6. Analyzes lab results based on age-specific criteria.
  7. Analyzes and records Quality Control data as required, taking corrective action as necessary.
  8. Performs delta checks according to established protocol.
  9. Performs daily/monthly analysis of QC data as assigned, identifying shifts, trends, and other abnormalities,
  10. Performs proficiency testing as assigned, maintaining appropriate records of data.
  11. Documents changes and cancellations as needed, notifying Medical Records of such.
  12. Performs miscellaneous lab procedures including: participating in writing lab procedures, training new personnel,
  13. Documents and logs equipment maintenance, performing as directed.
  14. Monitors supplies and reagents, notifying lab director is they are low in inventory.
  15. Maintains patient confidentiality according to BCMH HIPAA requirements, releasing information/test results
  16. Faxes lab results to physician’s office as required.
  17. Back up for Phlebotomist position as needed.
  18. Other duties as assigned.

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Speech Therapist | Barton County Memorial Hospital

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Speech Therapist

Posted on: October 28, 2016

Department: Physical Therapy

Status: PRN (as needed)

Hours: PRN

Job Description:

Job Summary - The primary function of this position is to be responsible for outpatient and inpatient speech therapy. This is evaluating a patient, developing a treatment plan, and administering and/or supervising all activities related to a patient’s care based on a physician’s order. Evaluate and treat patients with speech, language, cognitive communication, voice, swallowing and fluency disorders.

Personal Characteristic Requirements - Should possess the ability to deal tactfully and work harmoniously with co-workers, patients, visitors, and the general public. Should also possess excellent verbal and written communication, good phone and interpersonal skills. Must be dependable and independent worker with good problem solving skills. Should also work well in a team atmosphere, assisting co-workers as needed. Must have customer service skills of patience, tactfulness, and friendliness when dealing with others. Must be able to multi-task, remain calm in chaotic situations, and use independent judgment skills as needed.

Job Type: PRN

Required license or certification:

  • Missouri License

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Medical Laboratory Technician | Barton County Memorial Hospital

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Medical Laboratory Technician

Posted on: October 28, 2016

Department: Laboratory

Status: Full Time, Part Time and PRN

Hours: Nights

Job Description:

The primary function of this position is to perform basic lab procedures using automated and manual methods.

Obtains patient specimens by lab protocol collection methods, determining acceptability. Prepare specimens for testing, sending out to reference lab as needed. Performs basic testing as directed by lab director, producing accurate results. Learns new procedures as required. Reports and maintains records of patient test results. Interprets lab results based on age-specific criteria. Analyzes and records QC data, taking corrective action as needed. Performs daily/monthly QC data analysis, identifying shifts, trends and abnormalities, taking corrective Performs Proficiency training as assigned, maintaining documented results and quality control activities. Documents changes and cancellations as needed, notifying Medical Records of such. Performs miscellaneous lab procedures including: participating in writing lab procedures, training new Documents and logs equipment maintenance, performing as directed. Monitors supplies and reagents, notifying lab director is they are low in inventory. Maintains patient confidentiality according to BCMH, HIPAA requirements, releasing information/test results Faxes lab results to physician’s office as required. Back up for Phlebotomist position as needed.Other duties as assigned.

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Physical Therapist | Barton County Memorial Hospital

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Physical Therapist

Posted on: October 28, 2016

Department: Physical Therapy

Status: Full Time, Part Time and PRN

Hours: Day Shift

Job Description:

Education/Experience -

Must have graduated from an accredited Physical Therapy program and be licensed with The Missouri State Board of Healing Arts. Must maintain current BLS accreditation according to BCMH policy and procedures. Should possess age competency communication skills in order to deal effectively with all age groups. Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language, other languages a plus

Job Summary -
The primary function of this position is to be responsible for evaluating a patient, developing a treatment plan, and administering and/or supervising all physical therapy activities related to a patient’s care based on a physician’s order.
This position is subject to long periods of standing, stooping, sitting, and bending. Position also subject to mental and emotional stressors, and must be able to see or hear, or use prosthetics that will enable these functions to operate. Must be able to deal with ill, disabled, elderly, emotionally upset, and sometimes hostile individuals. Should be able to push, pull, move, and/or lift a minimum of 50 lbs, if needed. This position also will be subject to patient lifting, and must perform approved BCMH lifting procedures on patients as required. Should be able to ambulate a patient and support and/or recover a patient’s balance if necessary.

Personal Characteristic Requirements -
Should possess the ability to deal tactfully and work harmoniously with co-workers, patients, visitors, and the general public. Should also possess excellent verbal and written communication, good phone and interpersonal skills. Must be dependable and independent worker with good problem solving skills. Should also work well in a team atmosphere, assisting co-workers as needed. Must have customer service skills of patience, tactfulness, and friendliness when dealing with others. Must be able to multi-task, remain calm in chaotic situations, and use independent judgment skills as needed.

Job Type: PRN

Required license or certification:

  • Missouri License

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Physical Therapist Assistant | Barton County Memorial Hospital

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Physical Therapist Assistant

Posted on: September 30, 2016

Department: Physical Therapy

Status: Full Time, Part Time and PRN

Hours: Day Shift

Job Description:

Physical Therapy Assistant

Full Time

The primary function of this position is to provide support to the Physical Therapist position, assistingwith management of patient physical activities, and providing patient treatments as directed.

Helps Physical Therapist in assessing and understanding psychological needs and concerns of the patient. Understands any precautions, indications, and/or contraindications of patient’s treatment plan, suggesting any changes that might be helpful or needed, after consulting with PT. Documents patient and/or treatment information in patient’s electronic chart accurately. Notices any symptom changes in patients, reporting factually and timely to PT. Administers therapeutic exercises and activities based on patient’s treatment diagnosis. Administers physical agents/modalities to patient including heat, cold, ultrasounds, electrical stimulation, iontophoresis, paraffin, and biofeedback. Perform all necessary reports including Progress Reports on each patient. Perform necessary Functional Outcome measures on each patient. Performs manual therapy and assists patients with manual exercises. Administers mechanical traction to patients as needed. Performs any routine measurements regarding Range of Motion and or strength testing. Motivates patients to help them achieve highest level of function and ability. Communicates about patient’s status to other healthcare professionals as needed. Educates patients as to any restrictions they may have in their treatment plan. Instructs patients on any home exercise programs or treatments that may need continued. Assists in training of hospital personnel on proper body mechanics and lifting techniques, transfer training, and gait belt training as needed. Remains current on Physical Therapy changes to the field, obtaining further training to increase knowledge and to maintain current licensure.

Education/Experience Requirements:

Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language. Must have graduated from an accredited Physical Therapy Assistant program and be licensed with The Missouri State Board of Healing Arts. Must maintain current BLS accreditation according to BCMH policy and procedures. Should possess age competency communication skills in order to deal effectively with all age groups.

Personal Characteristic Requirements:

Should possess the ability to deal tactfully and work harmoniously with co-workers, patients, visitors, and the general public. Should also possess excellent verbal and written communication, good phone and interpersonal skills. Must be dependable and independent worker with good problem solving skills. Should also work well in a team atmosphere, assisting co-workers as needed. Must have customer service skills of patience, tactfulness, and friendliness when dealing with others. Must be able to multi-task, remain calm in chaotic situations, and use independent judgment skills as needed.

BCMH is dedicated to being the Employer of Choice in SW MO. E.O.E. Contact Human Resources at 417-681-5107, or e-mail at aneher@bcmh.net

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