Russell Medical

Exceptional healthcare awaits you at Russell Medical, located in Alexander City, Alabama close to the pristine waters of beautiful Lake Martin. Russell Medical is a progressive, not-for-profit, acute care facility serving the needs of east Central Alabama. Our mission is simple: Being the best because, we care. Inside our doors you will find cutting edge technology, professionals of the highest caliber, and leadership committed to utilizing all of our resources to improve the quality of every life we touch. Russell Medical has been accredited by The Joint Commission since 1959.

At Russell Medical we truly believe that employees are our greatest assets. Our goal is to provide a safe, friendly and supportive work environment. Each person is very important and performs a valuable service and we embrace and encourage the spirit of teamwork.

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Russell Medical offers flexible work schedules, maintains a competitive wage structure and offers a wide array of benefits including health, dental, vision, accident, cancer, and short and long-term disability insurance. Flexible Spending Accounts, 529 Education Plan, and 403 (b) retirement plan. Tuition reimbursement and other educational assistance may be made available. Fulltime employees accrue Paid Time Off as well as an additional accrual for sick time.

Russell Medical is an equal opportunity employer. We invite you to join our dedicated team and become a part of the Russell Medical family.

 

Scholarships

 

The Russell Medical Foundation  awards healthcare scholarships annually. For detailed information, contact Judy Wood, Foundation Administration at 256-329-7152.  Please click links below for further information:

Foundation-Scholarship-criteria (1)

Foundation High school application draft (2)

Healthcare scholarship criteria

Healthcare Scholarship application draft (3)

Russell Medical Alexander City, AL 35010
Provides basic age-appropriate bedside care and procedures. Transcribes Physician orders and maintains general functions of the nurses’ station. Minimum Qualifications: • EDUCATION: High school diploma or equivalent. • EXPERIENCE: None required • LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS, AND/OR REGISTRATIONS: BLS certification within 90 days of hire required. • EQUIPMENT, TOOLS, WORK AIDS: Computer terminal, Diagnostic equipment, Office machines and Patient therapeutic equipment and machines • SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Medical terminology, Basic patient care, Computer skills and Basic arrhythmia detection Full Time with benefits NIGHT SHIFT 7pm-7am (12 hour shifts per week)
Nursing
Russell Medical Alexander City, AL 35010
Answers phones, schedules surgeries, prepares correspondence, batches charges and provides secretarial assistance to Director and Clinical Coordinators in Surgical Services. Minimum Qualifications: • EDUCATION: High School Diploma • EXPERIENCE: Six (6) months secretarial experience preferred • LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS, AND/OR REGISTRATIONS: None required • EQUIPMENT, TOOLS, WORK AIDS: Computer, Copier, Fax machine, ect. • SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Ability to work independently, ability to pay attention to detail in a repetitive task and ability to work quickly and efficiently under stressful situations are required. Good organizational skills and typing a minimum of 60 words per minute with less than 1% error rate are required. Substantial knowledge of word processing skills is required. Computer skills to include Word Processing and Spreadsheets. Familiarity with medical terminology, preferably dealing with Surgery. Full Time with benefits Mon-Fri 8:30am-5:00pm
Russell Medical Alexander City, AL 35010
Accesses multiple modules and functions within the EMR System. Registers and processes labs that are resulted at Russell Medical Laboratory. Performs multiple tasks simultaneously keeping information organized for processing. Assists co-workers. MUST provide excellent customer service at all times. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Education and Training: High school diploma or equivalent. Advanced clerical training preferred. Experience: Preferred: Basic working knowledge of computers, excellent customer service with good verbal and written communication skills, 2 years medical office experience, knowledge of insurance regulations, collections, Medical terminology Licenses, Certifications and/or Registrations:None Equipment, tools, work aids: EMR System, Windows, General Office Equipment, Multi-Line Telephone System, Credit/Debit Card Machine, Insurance Verification Software, Medical Necessity Software Specialized knowledge and skills: Good working knowledge of computer and keyboard...
Administration/Operations Assistant/Support
Russell Medical Alexander City, AL 35010
Collects lab specimens. Instructs patients on collection of lab specimens. Records lab results accurately. Performs and documents analysis and QC daily, weekly, and monthly. MUST provide excellent customer service at all times. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: EDUCATION: High school diploma or equivalent EXPERIENCE: Phlebotomy experience preferred LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS, AND/OR REGISTRATIONS: NONE EQUIPMENT, TOOLS, WORK AIDS: EMR System, Windows, General Office Equipment, Multi-line Telephone System, Glucose Meter, CBC Machine, Urinalysis Reader, Hemoglobin A1c Machine, Centrifuge SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Medical terminology, Basic computer knowledge Full time with benefits Monday-Friday 7:30am-4:00pm
Assistant/Support Laboratory
Russell Medical Alexander City, AL 35010
The Endoscopy Technologist has the ability to integrate an understanding of anatomy & physiology, Endoscopic procedures, implementation of tools & principles of aseptic technique, while under the direct supervision of the physician and registered nurse, to facilitate a physician’s performance of invasive, therapeutic, and diagnostic procedures. He/she has the necessary knowledge and ability to remain constantly vigilant anticipating the needs of the physician. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: EDUCATION: Graduation of High School or equivalent. EXPERIENCE: Six months to one year related experience is strongly preferred LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS, AND/OR REGISTRATIONS: Current CPR/BLS certification within 90 days of hire. EQUIPMENT, TOOLS, WORK AIDS: Knowledge of Endoscopic equipment, including scopes, video equipment, and high level disinfecting unit. SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: 1. Ability to apply commonsense understanding to carry out detailed and complex written or oral...
Technician Technologist
Russell Medical Alexander City, AL 35010
Registration Clerk FT ED (6pm-6am) Schedules patients for outpatient procedures. Registers patients for outpatient procedures. Registers and pre-registers patients for scheduled procedures including phone registration. Recepts and registers ED patients. Reviews and updates existing demographic information with each customer including witnessing the customer/family member’s signature on all registration forms. Verifies insurance on all patients and places a note under each account. Reviews registrations for errors. Scans all registration documents once completed. Collects co pays and or deductibles when applicable. Prepares a daily deposit and balances out with the next employee. Performs as a relief person for switchboard. Performs multiple tasks simultaneously keeping information organized for processing. Ensures that customer service policies and guidelines are followed. Communicates well with all customers including physicians and hospital staff. Minimum Qualifications: •...
Assistant/Support Education
Russell Medical Alexander City, AL 35010
Nurse Tech ICU (7p-7a) Provides basic age appropriate bedside care and procedures. Transcribes physician orders and maintains general functions of the nurses station. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: EDUCATION: High school graduate or equivalent EXPERIENCE: None required LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS, AND/OR REGISTRATIONS: BLS certification within 90 days of hire required EQUIPMENT, TOOLS, WORK AIDS: Office machines, computer terminal, diagnostic equipment, patient therapeutic equipment and machines. SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Knowledge of medical terminology. Knowledge of basic patient care procedures. Computer skills. Full Time Hours with Benefits NIGHT shift 7pm-7am shifts, (3) 12 hour shifts per week
Nursing
Russell Medical Alexander City, AL 35010
Assists the professional nursing staff in the performance of direct age appropriated patient care and patient related duties. Minimum Qualifications: EDUCATION: High school graduate or equivalent EXPERIENCE: None required LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS, AND/OR REGISTRATIONS: BLS certification within 90 days of hire date EQUIPMENT, TOOLS, WORK AIDS: Office machines, computer, patient therapeutic equipment/machines SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Knowledge of medical terminology, Basic patient care, Meditech order entry, Infection control precautions, Patient safety precautions. Full Time with Benefits Monday-Friday 5:30am-2:00pm
Russell Medical Alexander City, AL 35010
Responsible for the protection of the hospital, its assets, employees, patients, visitors, and other customers of the facility. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: EDUCATION: High school diploma or G.E.D. EXPERIENCE: 1 year minimum military, civil police, or security required. LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS, AND/OR REGISTRATIONS: Certification: use of 5% O.C. Mace and CPR EQUIPMENT, TOOLS, WORK AIDS: Communication radio, telephone, monitoring camera, and alarm system SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Pass Initial/Annual fitness test includes: heavy weight lifting (70#), timed run/walk, timed procedural competency test, and timed ability test. Pass Initial/Annual Basic Security Office Training Series (12 modules). Have knowledge of conflict resolution skills. Full Time with Benefits 6pm-6am with 3 (12 hr) shifts per week
Assistant/Support
Russell Medical Alexander City, AL 35010
Responsible for receiving and stocking supplies in the Central Supply area. Assists in monitoring and maintaining the supplies stock levels for all departments and outside clinic supplies. Minimum Qualifications: • Education: High school diploma or equivalent • Experience: Previous experience with hospital supplies or inventory techniques preferred • Licenses, Certifications and/or Registrations: None • Equipment, tools, work aids: Computers and other office equipment. Must be able to use supply handling equipment such as pallet jacks, motorized dock leveling equipment and mobile carts PRN or “as needed” means hours will vary. Typically 6am-10am Monday-Friday
Russell Medical Alexander City, AL 35010
Performs age specific diagnostic radiographic procedures utilizing the necessary independent judgment, ingenuity, and initiative to apply ionizing radiation and contrast administration as ordered in order to obtain diagnostic radiographs. Minimum Qualifications: EDUCATION: Must be a graduate of an accredited School of Radiologic Technology. EXPERIENCE: No experience required. LICENSES, CERTIFICATION, AND/OR REGISTRATIONS: BLS certification will be obtained within 90 days of employment. Must be a Registered Technologist in good standing with ARRT. EQUIPMENT, TOOLS, WORK AIDS: Diagnostic radiographic equipment, PACS, all related Radiology equipment and computers. SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Knowledge of radiographic examinations (age specific) as well as procedures which require the use of contrast agents. Knowledge of radiographic equipment operation. Knowledge of various contrast and contrast reactions. Knowledge of Radiation Safety. Knowledge of patient transportation...
Medical Imaging Technologist
Russell Medical Alexander City, AL 35010
Provides basic age-appropriate procedures, transcribes physician’s orders, and maintains general functions of the nurses’ station MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: EDUCATION: High school diploma or equivalent EXPERIENCE: No experience required but previous phlebotomy experience preferred. LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS, AND/OR REGISTRATIONS: BLS within 90 days of hire EQUIPMENT, TOOLS, WORK AIDS: Computer terminal Diagnostic equipment Office machines Patient therapeutic equipment and machines SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Medical terminology Basic computer Basic phlebotomy knowledge Must be able to work under pressure with frequent interruptions and time constraints Must be able to memorize specimen collection requirements and certain procedures FULL TIME 7PM-7AM 12 hour shifts
Technician
Russell Medical Alexander City, AL 35010
Performs various tasks related to cleaning and sanitation. Washes pots/pans/utensils/dishes according to established procedures to maintain compliance with regulatory agencies. Collects and disposes of trash and garbage. Keeps work area neat and clean. Does daily and weekly cleaning following cleaning schedules. Handles and stores food and supplies according to guidelines. Disposes of garbage. Keeps carts cleaned & sanitized. Performs organizing, straightening, cleaning, stocking, sweeping, and mopping. Delivers and retrieves trays according to policy. Delivers floor stock. Does dishwashing (pots and pans/3-comp sink, dish machine per policy). Does shift opening and closing responsibilities along with various cafeteria duties including serving, stocking, cleaning. Cross trains for other positions. SUPERVISED BY: Director, Supervisor, Chef, Coordinator Minimum Qualifications: A) Education: High School Diploma or GED required B) Six months in food related area preferred, but...
Dietary & Nutrition
Russell Medical Alexander City, AL 35010
Provides preventative and corrective cleaning in patient rooms, nursing areas, ancillary departments, offices, restrooms, corridors, elevators, stairwells and other areas using established cleaning procedures and chemicals. High dust ledges, disinfect horizontal surfaces, fixtures and furniture, empty and clean waste baskets and replace liners, vacuum carpets, clean surgical rooms as needed, dry mop and mop floors, empty outside waste containers and pickup debris from grounds, spray buff floors/top scrubs floors/ strip floors, wash walls as needed, pickup and package regulated medical waste, empty soiled linen hampers as needed and place in soil utility room, and perform other duties as needed or as directed by supervisor. Minimum qualifications: Tenth grade reading ability. Knowledge of standard housekeeping equipment including electrical buffers, vacuums and others. Cleaning tile floors, carpet, and vinyl baseboards, corners, etc. Full Time with benefits Monday-Friday...
Russell Medical Alexander City, AL 35010
RN Med-Surg: Temporary – Premium Pay (7p-7a) TEMPORARY NURSING ASSIGNMENT MEDICAL/SURGICAL NURSING UNIT Short term, in-house assignment at a premium rate of pay Night Shift 7pm-7am: (3) 12 hours shifts per week 13 weeks **NOT eligible for benefits Provides professional nursing care through the assessment, treatment, and education of patients in accordance with physician’s treatment plans. Cares for adult patients who are acutely ill with a wide variety of medical issues or are recovering from surgery. Average 5:1 nurse to patient ratio, but no more than 6:1. EDUCATION: Associate Degree in Nursing EXPERIENCE: No experience required LICENSES, CERTIFICATION, AND/OR REGISTRATIONS: Registered Nurse. BLS certification within 90 days of hire required.Med-Surg: ACLS certification preferred EQUIPMENT, TOOLS, WORK AIDS: Patient therapeutic equipment/machines or their reasonable accommodation. SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Knowledge of appropriate patient population growth and...
Nursing
Russell Medical Alexander City, AL 35010
Housekeeping Aide (Part Time) Provides preventative and corrective cleaning in patient rooms, nursing areas, ancillary departments, offices, restrooms, corridors, elevators, stairwells and other areas using established cleaning procedures and chemicals. High dust ledges, disinfect horizontal surfaces, fixtures and furniture, empty and clean waste baskets and replace liners, vacuum carpets, clean surgical rooms as needed, dry mop and mop floors, empty outside waste containers and pickup debris from grounds, spray buff floors/top scrubs floors/ strip floors, wash walls as needed, pickup and package regulated medical waste, empty soiled linen hampers as needed and place in soil utility room, and perform other duties as needed or as directed by supervisor. Minimum Qualifications: • EDUCATION: Tenth grade reading ability • EXPERIENCE: None • LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS, AND/OR REGISTRATIONS: None • EQUIPMENT, TOOLS, WORK AIDS: Standard housekeeping equipment including electrical buffers,...
Russell Medical Alexander City, AL 35010
Identifies and accurately codes diagnoses and procedures on non-Medicare and non-CHAMPUS as well as Medicare and CHAMPUS inpatient and outpatient medical records, all emergency records including the physician component utilizing ICD-10-CM and CPT-4® coding classification systems including Evaluation and Management codes. Minimum Qualifications: Education: Associate degree in Health Information Technology or Science with emphasis on anatomy and physiology or completion of the AHIMA (AMRA) Independent Study Program in Medical Record Technology (now Health Information Technology.Associate degree in Nursing Experience: Three years experience coding in ICD-10-CM/PCS and CPT-4® coding classifications Licenses, Certifications, and/or Registrations:Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) or Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) or Certified Procedural Coder (CPC) or Registered Nurse (RN) or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)...
Healthcare IT
Russell Medical Alexander City, AL 35010
Executive Chef (Full Time) Direct, manage and supervise the Culinary Services Department to achieve exceptional service and delivery, superior quality food preparation, and unified patient and guest experiences. Develop and maintain a high performing departmental culture of teamwork, enthusiasm, and engagement. Direct all daily culinary operational responsibilities including food preparation and production, patient meal delivery, menu set-up and completion, special catering events, inventory purchase ordering, and any other duties as needed. Assist in developing a progressive and contemporary restaurant-style menu that attracts new visitors and keeps patients and employees satisfied. Organize and facilitate processes that ensure compliance with all State/Joint Commission/County Health Department regulations. Analyze ongoing employee performance trends to devise staff management and development strategies. Minimum Qualifications: EDUCATION: Two or Four Year Degree in Culinary Arts...
Russell Medical Alexander City, AL 35010
Director of Health Information Management Responsible for the coordination of work performance of the Health Information Management Department including coding and abstracting of health information, transcription, documentation completion, vital events, electronic medical record, release of information, clinical documentation improvement, medical necessity review and compliance, outpatient infusion/injection charges, performance improvement, inpatient and outpatient medical record audits, audit results review and appeals. Compiles, aggregates and analyzes data to verify correct and optimum coding. Responsible for accurate compilation of the monthly statistical report for all Russell Medical. Ensures health information documentation complies with hospital policies and procedures, State and Federal regulations and Joint Commission standards. Minimum Qualifications: Education: Bachelor of Science Degree in Health Information Management or Associate of Science Degree in Health...
Administration/Operations Healthcare IT
Russell Medical Alexander City, AL 35010
Provides professional nursing care through the assessment, treatment, and education of patients in accordance with physician’s treatment plans. **Must train to be able to work in every Dept. on 3rd floor including OB, Nursery, Peds, and Post-partum. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: EDUCATION: Associates Degree in Nursing EXPERIENCE: Experience preferred LICENSES, CERTIFICATION, AND/OR REGISTRATIONS: Current Registered Nurse License. BLS within 90 days of hire required. ACLS required within one year of employment. NRP and PALS certifications must be obtained within two years of employment on the unit. EQUIPMENT, TOOLS, WORK AIDS: Patient therapeutic equipment/machines or their reasonable accommodation. SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Knowledge of appropriate patient population growth and development. SCHEDULE: Full Time Night Shift 7pm-7am, (3) 12 hour shifts per week NOT eligible for benefits at this time. This position could transition into a permanent role in the future.
Nursing