KershawHealth




The Hospital
KershawHealth is a comprehensive healthcare system providing a range of diagnostic, medical, surgical, rehabilitation, and post-acute services. It includes the 121-bed Medical Center at Camden, Outpatient Center and Urgent Care at Elgin, West Wateree Medical Complex, sleep diagnostics center, and home health and hospice. With more than 100 years of community service, its mission remains to provide everyone with quality, cost-effective, personalized healthcare and to improve the health and well-being of all served.

Along with sister hospital Carolina Pines Regional Medical Center in Hartsville, SC, KershawHealth is part of the Capella-MUSC Health Network, a new integrated healthcare delivery network operated jointly by Capella Healthcare and MUSC Health (Medical University of South Carolina).   The goal in working together is to ensure the continued provision of high quality local healthcare, to expand services, and to provide seamless access to the advanced care available through MUSC Health


Awards

KershawHealth has been recognized as a 2015 Top Performer on Key Quality Measures by The Joint Commission. The Top Performer program recognizes hospitals for improving performance on evidence-based interventions that increase the chances of healthy outcomes for patients with certain conditions.

For the second year in a row, KershawHealth earned two Zero Harm awards for having no surgical site infections during elective hip and knee surgeries. In addition, KershawHealth was one of only seven hospitals in the state to receive the 2015 Safe Surgery Hospital designation.  We’ve received the South Carolina Partnership for Health Award of Excellence, and the Carolinas Center for Medical Excellence Team Performance Award.

KershawHealth Camden, SC 29020
Jul 10, 2020
Job Summary: The Certified Nursing Assistant is an employee who has received training and has been certified by the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Concerns to perform specific patient care procedures and assist the licensed professional nursing staff in delegated daily patient care activities. CNA services are performed under the supervision of the licensed professional nursing staff.
KershawHealth Camden, SC 29020
Jul 08, 2020
Job Description: The Registered Nurse is a licensed professional nurse responsible for the delivery of patient care through the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation. The Registered Nurse directs and guides care and treatment of patients, patient and family education, coordination and management of continuum of care/discharge planning. The Registered Nurse ensures that recommendations from ancillary professionals are followed and care is coordinated with other departments. The Registered Nurse maintains standards of professional nursing practice and standards of patient care established by the hospital.
KershawHealth Camden, SC 29020
Jul 03, 2020
Position Summary: The Registered Nurse is a licensed professional nurse responsible for the delivery of patient care through the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation. The Registered Nurse directs and guides care and treatment of patients, patient and family education, coordination and management of continuum of care/discharge planning. The Registered Nurse ensures that recommendations from ancillary professionals are followed and care is coordinated with other departments. The Registered Nurse maintains standards of professional nursing practice and standards of patient care established by the hospital.
KershawHealth Camden, SC 29020
Jul 01, 2020
Job Description: Performs a variety of imaging procedures, including CT/MRI procedures, and is responsible for patient safety protocols. Functions as the first line interface with customers in the successful accomplishment of their imaging needs. Participates in CQI activities. The RAD/CT/MRI Technologist operates equipment, prepares patient's room, and produces quality diagnostic images on inpatients and out-patients using the appropriate modality and expertise, under the direction of a Radiologist.
KershawHealth Camden, SC 29020
Jul 01, 2020
Job Description: The Diagnostic Radiology Technologist operates equipment, prepares patient's rooms and produces quality diagnostic radiographs on in-patients and out-patients under the direction of a Radiologist. The Diagnostic Radiology Technologist performs a variety of imaging procedures and is responsible for patient safety protocols. They also function as the first line interface with customers in the successful accomplishment of their imaging needs. Participates in CQI activities.
KershawHealth Camden, SC 29020
Jun 24, 2020
Position Summary: The Registered Nurse is a licensed professional nurse responsible for the delivery of patient care through the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation. The Registered Nurse directs and guides care and treatment of patients, patient and family education, coordination and management of continuum of care/discharge planning. The Registered Nurse ensures that recommendations from ancillary professionals are followed and care is coordinated with other departments. The Registered Nurse maintains standards of professional nursing practice and standards of patient care established by the hospital.
KershawHealth Camden, SC 29020
Jun 24, 2020
Job Description: Responsible for the operation of the procurement function of the department. Maintains the computerized materials management system. Assists Materials Management Director as necessary. Attends all department meetings.
KershawHealth Camden, SC 29020
Jun 24, 2020
Job Description: Provides direct patient care to pediatric through geriatric patient populations. Assesses, plans, implements and evaluates the care of patients undergoing endoscopic procedures. Communicates with gastroenterologist continuously and as needed about patient condition. Assists with procedures. Assists with maintaining equipment and inventory. Participates in performance improvement activities. Maintains regulatory agency requirements, nursing and Hospital policies, procedures and standards.
KershawHealth Camden, SC 29020
Jun 24, 2020
The Senior Retreat at KershawHealth is a new geriatric psych unit for seniors. The RN will coordinate nursing care and patient/family education for Geriatric psychiatric patients through the use of the nursing process; maintains positive working relationships with staff and other departments to provide optimal quality outcomes within the framework of professional nursing practice. These responsibilities are met according to hospital policy, hospital mission statement and the philosophy of the Department of Nursing.
KershawHealth Camden, SC 29020
Jun 24, 2020
Job Description: The Registered Nurse/LPN working at the Elgin Urgent Care provides direct and indirect patient care in the urgent care setting. Provides care that reflects initiative, flexibility and responsibility indicative of professional expectation with a minimum of supervision. Determines priorities of care based on physical and psychosocial needs, as well as factors influencing patient flow through the system. Communicates with Urgent Care physicians about changes in patient's status, symptomatology and results of diagnostic studies. Is able to respond quickly and accurately to changes in condition or response to treatment.
KershawHealth Camden, SC 29020
Jun 19, 2020
Job Description: The Registered Nurse is a licensed professional nurse responsible for the delivery of patient care through the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation. The Registered Nurse directs and guides care and treatment of patients, patient and family education, coordination and management of continuum of care/discharge planning. The Registered Nurse ensures that recommendations from ancillary professionals are followed and care is coordinated with other departments. The Registered Nurse maintains standards of professional nursing practice and standards of patient care established by the hospital.
KershawHealth Camden, SC 29020
Jun 19, 2020
POSITION SUMMARY: Assists in the performance of duties necessary to keep the physical structure and associated equipment of the facility in good repair. Minor maintenance, repairs and other duties are the primary duties. Assists with plumbing, electrical and HVAC maintenance. Participates in performance improvement and CQI activities.
KershawHealth Camden, SC 29020
Jun 12, 2020
KershawHealth offers a Nursing Residency Program designed to facilitate your transition from a new graduate nurse to your role as a professional nurse. Study online utilizing the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) Essentials of Critical Care Orientation (ECCO) Curriculum. Enjoy a blend of classroom training, small group discussions, experiential training, and precepted clinical practice. At KershawHealth, we deliver a state of the art scenario-based simulation lab experience for clinical skills check off using Laerdal Simulation Manikins. This year-long program focuses on fostering learning opportunities to ensure a successful transition to practice.
KershawHealth Camden, SC 29020
Jun 12, 2020
Job Description: Provides patient care in the office setting. Provides care that meets the psychosocial, physical and general aspects of care; meets the communication needs of patient and family; provides care that reflects initiative and responsibility indicative of professional expectations, under the supervision of a Registered Nurse and/or physician. Maintains regulatory requirements, nursing and office policies, procedures and standards. Communicates with physicians and team members about patient's clinical condition, including results of diagnostic studies and symptomatology.
KershawHealth Camden, SC 29020
Jun 12, 2020
The Patient Registration Representative is responsible for greeting all patients, collecting and documenting correct demographic and billing information and maintaining an orderly flow of patients through the reception and lobby area. Representative will be required to perform patient access activities in support of multiple outpatient ancillary departments and inpatient units. Duties also include pre-certification of admissions, and special procedures with insurance companies, including eligibility. Must understand process flows and software technology required to support hospital inpatient and outpatient services, as appropriate. Must perform compliant order verification for all inpatient and outpatient orders through actual orders or order software.
KershawHealth Camden, SC 29020
Jun 12, 2020
Job Description: The Diagnostic Medical Sonographer performs diagnostic ultrasound examinations for subsequent evaluation and treatment by attending physician on both in-patients and out-patients. Provides services to patients of all age groups under the direction of a Radiologist. Performs two dimensional (2-D) ultrasonic recordings of internal organs for the diagnosis of disease and study of the malfunction of organs. Participates in CQI activities.
KershawHealth Camden, SC 29020
Jun 10, 2020
Job Description: Coordinates nursing care and patient/family education for Adult and Geriatric psychiatric patients through the use of the nursing process; maintains positive working relationships with staff and other departments to provide optimal quality outcomes within the framework of professional nursing practice. These responsibilities are met according to hospital policy, hospital mission statement and the philosophy of the Department of Nursing.
KershawHealth Camden, SC 29020
Jun 10, 2020
A Registered Nurse who provides direct skilled nursing care to convalescent, chronically ill or disabled patients, evaluates patient’s needs, admits patients to Home Health services, and communicates the completed assessment to the responsible payer source and case manager as indicated.
KershawHealth Camden, SC 29020
Jun 10, 2020
Job Summary: Maintain the facility in a clean, safe, sanitary and attractive condition daily. Project cleaning of furniture, equipment, floors, walls, ceilings, fixtures, doors, windows, and vents. Daily cleaning and replenishing of supply to patient rooms, nurse stations, lounges, bathrooms and offices which will include off site areas. Schedule cleaning of all ancillary areas, provide moving and set up services as requested. Operate all equipment consistent with Environmental services, such as floor machines, carpet extractors and vacuums.
KershawHealth Camden, SC 29020
Jun 10, 2020
Position Summary: Provides indirect care in the department setting. Monitors cardiac rhythms via direct cardiac screen or telemetry monitors. Meets communication needs of the department. Transcribes physician orders from records with notation and signatures b nursing staff. Prepares and compiles records in the department. Maintains regulatory body requirements, policies and procedures and participates in performance improvement activities.