Lake Charles Memorial Hospital



Lake Charles Memorial Hospital, the main campus of the Memorial Health System, is the region's largest family-centered medical complex, serving the healthcare needs of Southwest Louisiana. Memorial Health System is locally-owned and operated by a Board of Trustees from the community it serves, is a member of the Voluntary Hospitals of America (VHA), and is fully licensed by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations.

Established in 1952, the main campus consists 298 licensed acute care beds on Oak Park Boulevard. Memorial is constantly striving to improve the patient experience by offering the best quality of care in terms of both state-of-the-art innovations and treatment options, as well as the commitment of our dedicated and compassionate staff. The main campus provides the largest array of specialty and emergency services in the community.

Lake Charles Memorial Hospital Lake Charles, LA 70601
Oct 25, 2021
Under the direction of the Patient Access Supervisor this employee is responsible for promoting a caring and compassionate environment that allows Lake Charles Memorial Hospital to provide an individualized experience to our patients. This employee is devoted to promoting excellent patient and provider relations that encourage a lasting connection. This position gives our patients the access to the care they need by ensuring all scheduled and unscheduled procedures have been authorized by the payer. As well as providing a patient estimate prior to services, when possible, to ensure point of service collections are completed in accordance with established departmental policies and procedures.   Minimum Requirements: High School graduate or GED certificate. Previous work experience in healthcare or medical insurance environment preferred. Basic office and keyboarding skills and the ability to use computer, printer, fax machine, scanner and calculator.  Basic math skills for...
Lake Charles Memorial Hospital Lake Charles, LA 70601
Oct 25, 2021
The Licensed Practical Nurse provides technical nursing care for patients within an assigned unit of a hospital, in support of medical care as directed by medical staff and pursuant to objectives and policies of the hospital. They are responsible for delegated nursing care for all patients assigned to him/her by the Nurse Manager and/or Charge Nurse. Supports effective development of transfers and admissions from other hospitals.
Lake Charles Memorial Hospital Lake Charles, LA 70601
Oct 25, 2021
The Licensed Practical Nurse provides technical nursing care for patients within an assigned unit of a hospital, in support of medical care as directed by medical staff and pursuant to objectives and policies of the hospital. They are responsible for delegated nursing care for all patients assigned to him/her by the Nurse Manager and/or Charge Nurse. Supports effective development of transfers and admissions from other hospitals.
Lake Charles Memorial Hospital Lake Charles, LA 70601
Oct 25, 2021
The Registered Nurse provides professional nursing care for patients within an assigned unit of a hospital, in support of medical care as directed by medical staff and pursuant to objectives and policies of the hospital. They are responsible for total nursing care for all patients assigned to him/her by the Nurse Manager and/or Charge Nurse.     Effectively prioritizes and directs admissions and transfers from other hospitals.
Lake Charles Memorial Hospital Lake Charles, LA 70601
Oct 25, 2021
The Registered Nurse provides professional nursing care for patients within an assigned unit of a hospital, in support of medical care as directed by medical staff and pursuant to objectives and policies of the hospital. They are responsible for total nursing care for all patients assigned to him/her by the Nurse Manager and/or Charge Nurse.     Effectively prioritizes and directs admissions and transfers from other hospitals.
Lake Charles Memorial Hospital Lake Charles, LA 70601
Oct 25, 2021
Performs a wide variety of activities and accommodative services for the patients, such as taking vital signs, documenting information in patients' charts, rooming patients, drawing blood and providing assistance to the physicians & nurses as directed by the Policies and Procedures, the practice Manager, the Physicians in the practice or Nurses in the practice.
Lake Charles Memorial Hospital Lake Charles, LA 70601
Oct 25, 2021
SUMMARY OF JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:   The patient access representative registers, schedules, and performs related processing duties for all patients being served by respective clinic.  Duties are done in Practice Management and EMR system as appropriate.   As a member of the clinic team the patient access representative is trained in performing a wide range of skilled administrative and clerical duties.         EDUCATION:   High school diploma or equivalent required. Knowledge and training in medical terminology, keyboarding, and computer skills preferred. Basic skills in Microsoft Office preferred.   EXPERIENCE:   Previous experience preferred in the areas of scheduling. Computer literacy, required.   KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:   Broad range of administrative and technical skills in the context of the healthcare environment. Impacts activities in other work areas on a frequent basis and contributes in multiple work areas. Make decisions based on departmental policy....
Lake Charles Memorial Hospital Lake Charles, LA 70601
Oct 25, 2021
The Office Coordinator is designated as the leader of the Clinic, its customer population, and assigned staff.  As such, the Office Coordinator has responsibility and accountability for all clinic operations and functions. The Office Coordinator also registers, schedules, and performs related processing duties for all patients being served by respective clinic.  Duties are done in Practice Management and EMR system as appropriate.   As a member of the clinic team the office coordinator is trained in performing a wide range of skilled administrative and clerical duties.
Lake Charles Memorial Hospital Lake Charles, LA 70601
Oct 25, 2021
SUMMARY OF JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: The patient access representative, schedules, and performs related processing duties for all patients being served by respective clinic.  Duties are done in Practice Management and EMR system as appropriate.   As a member of the clinic team the patient access representative is trained in performing a wide range of skilled administrative and clerical duties.         EDUCATION: High school diploma or equivalent required. Knowledge and training in medical terminology, keyboarding, and computer skills preferred. Basic skills in Microsoft Office preferred.   EXPERIENCE: Previous experience preferred in the areas of scheduling. Computer literacy, required.   KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:   Broad range of administrative and technical skills in the context of the healthcare environment. Impacts activities in other work areas on a frequent basis and contributes in multiple work areas. Make decisions based on departmental policy. Demonstrates critical...
Lake Charles Memorial Hospital Lake Charles, LA 70601
Oct 25, 2021
Full Stack Development Participate in all technical aspects of software development. Architectural Leadership Provide vision for the overall direction of the platform and its evolution; propose and evaluate alternative infrastructural designs and integrations between the platform, the electronic health record system and other core healthcare applications. Innovation Work side-by-side with target users to understand their problem space and offer new, creative, and/or unforeseen solutions; curate design and development patterns that increase the velocity of delivery from initiation to closing. Lead front end and back end web development projects The Manager provides supervision, to include evaluations for the members of the programming team. Hire, train, and develop a team of IT professionals. Establish and maintain a positive, productive relationship with operational partners and staff. Work with programming team to support projects from conception to implementation Develop and...
Lake Charles Memorial Hospital Lake Charles, LA 70601
Oct 25, 2021
The Psychiatric Technician performs various patient care activities and related non-professional services necessary in caring for the personal needs and comfort of patient.  Assist in providing and or coordinating psychiatric care for persons experiencing acute symptoms of mental illness or emotional distress.  Assists the professional and technical nursing staff from the Psych & ER departments by performing any delegated duties, specialized procedures, and assists with care of seriously ill patients. The Psychiatric Technician is cross trained on the inpatient psychiatric units and therefore is expected to be knowledgeable and capable to work throughout all of Psychiatric Services. The Psychiatric Technician is a patient advocate and is expected to adhere to all Psychiatric Services policies, procedures, and performance expectations.
Lake Charles Memorial Hospital Lake Charles, LA 70601
Oct 22, 2021
SUMMARY OF JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: The LPN is responsible for providing physician support as applicable, and comprehensive nursing care to patients and their families under the direction of the physician.  This position supports the Practice Director and Practice Manager in coordinating and leading practice personnel to ensure consistent standards of practice and competencies in the delivery of patient care services.  The position will perform duties within the scope of practice, ensuring consistency with Memorial Medical Group policies and procedures,standards of care, approved protocols, standing orders and guidelines.  The position will also adhere to practice standards governed by the Louisiana State Board of Nursing.     EDUCATION:   Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. LPN Licensed in State of Louisiana as LPN.  Certified CPR, Basic or specialty specific such as PALS preferred.       EXPERIENCE: Minimum of 2 years of professional experience in clinical...
Lake Charles Memorial Hospital Lake Charles, LA 70601
Oct 22, 2021
The Mechanic I shall perform all assigned duties that may include, but are not limited to safety corrections, cleaning and aesthetic corrections, hazard report corrections, boiler operator responsibilities and general preventative maintenance programs.
Lake Charles Memorial Hospital Lake Charles, LA 70601
Oct 22, 2021
SUMMARY OF JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:   The patient access representative registers, schedules, and performs related processing duties for all patients being served by respective clinic.  Duties are done in Practice Management and EMR system as appropriate.   As a member of the clinic team the patient access representative is trained in performing a wide range of skilled administrative and clerical duties.         EDUCATION:   High school diploma or equivalent required. Knowledge and training in medical terminology, keyboarding, and computer skills preferred. Basic skills in Microsoft Office preferred.   EXPERIENCE:   Previous experience preferred in the areas of scheduling. Computer literacy, required.   KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:   Broad range of administrative and technical skills in the context of the healthcare environment. Impacts activities in other work areas on a frequent basis and contributes in multiple work areas. Make decisions based on departmental policy....
Lake Charles Memorial Hospital Lake Charles, LA 70601
Oct 22, 2021
SUMMARY OF JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:  The Screener/Patient Safety Ambassador is responsible for public health screenings and questions, and temperature checks for all visitors. Reporting to the Director of Service Excellence the employee will monitor and reinforce hospital visitation policy and personal protective measures at facility entrances.
Lake Charles Memorial Hospital Lake Charles, LA 70601
Oct 22, 2021
The Medical Assistant performs various patient care activities and related non-professional services necessary in caring for the personal needs and comfort of patients. They assist the professional and technical nursing staff by performing any delegated duties, specialized procedures and assists with the care of clinic patients. To perform all other duties assigned.   EDUCATION: High school diploma required; Graduate of a Certified Medical Assistant Program preferred Basic mathematical skills Preferred but not required: CPR (lifesaver) certified; Current Medical Laboratory Assistant License Ability to read, write, and speak intelligible English; Ability to communicate with patient, family, peers and medical personnel Requires emotional stability and resilience. Must be adaptable to change and receptive to delegated responsibilities   EXPERIENCE: Experience in providing direct patient care. Physician office setting desirable Computer literacy Previous experience working in...
Lake Charles Memorial Hospital Lake Charles, LA 70601
Oct 22, 2021
The Patient Access Representative registers, schedules, and performs related processing duties for all patients being served by respective clinic.  Duties are done in Practice Management and EMR system as appropriate.   As a member of the clinic team the patient access representative is trained in performing a wide range of skilled administrative and clerical duties.         EDUCATION: High school diploma or equivalent required. Knowledge and training in medical terminology, keyboarding, and computer skills preferred. Basic skills in Microsoft Office preferred. EXPERIENCE: Previous experience preferred in the areas of scheduling. Computer literacy, required. KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Broad range of administrative and technical skills in the context of the healthcare environment. Impacts activities in other work areas on a frequent basis and contributes in multiple work areas. Make decisions based on departmental policy. Demonstrates critical thought process and can work...
Lake Charles Memorial Hospital Lake Charles, LA 70601
Oct 22, 2021
The LPN is responsible for providing physician support as applicable, and comprehensive nursing care to patients and their families under the direction of the physician.  This position supports the Practice Director and Practice Manager in coordinating and leading practice personnel to ensure consistent standards of practice and competencies in the delivery of patient care services.  The position will perform duties within the scope of practice, ensuring consistency with Memorial Medical Group policies and procedures,standards of care, approved protocols, standing orders and guidelines.  The position will also adhere to practice standards governed by the Louisiana State Board of Nursing.   EDUCATION: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. LPN Licensed in State of Louisiana as LPN.  Certified CPR   EXPERIENCE: Minimum of 1 years of professional experience in clinical nursing, including clinical experience directly related to that of assigned practice.  Experience in an...
Lake Charles Memorial Hospital Lake Charles, LA 70601
Oct 22, 2021
DESCRIPTION OF POSITION/RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES: Prepares, portions, and serves meals to patient, visitors and staff in an accurate, sanitary, efficient, and timely manner and provides additional services as needed. EDUCATION AND WORK EXPERIENCE High School Diploma or Equivalent Preferred. Ability to calculate simple mathematical equations. Ability to read dials and documents. Ability to respond to a common inquiries and complaints from customers. Ability to understand and follow instructions. Ability to convey information to others that has been learned. Ability to retain patterns of behavior once trained. Physical Demands/Work Environment While performing the job of Food Service Worker you must be able to be in a stationary position, prepare and position items, reach with hands and arms and communicate in a professional  and courteous manner. Occasionally the employee will be required to ascend/descend stairs, or position self such as crouching or crawling. The employee...
Lake Charles Memorial Hospital Lake Charles, LA 70601
Oct 22, 2021
DESCRIPTION OF POSITION/RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES: Prepares, monitors and provides food service to patients, visitors and staff. EDUCATION AND WORK EXPERIENCE High School Diploma or Equivalent Preferred. One year of quantity cooking experience. Knowledge of proper use of ovens, steamers, cooking equipment, electric slicers. Physical Demands/Work Environment Regularly required to stand and walk while performing duties required to prepare food.  Occasionally may need to stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl to retrieve items.  Must frequently lift/move boxes, large bags or cans of food or other needed items for food preparation.  Work is performed inside.  Exposed to heat, steam hot water and fire.  Will be required to work weekends, holidays and different shifts in a rotation with other employees. Must be free of all communicable disease and be up to date on immunizations. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.