St. Claire HealthCare

St. Claire opened its doors on July 1, 1963, as a general acute care hospital with 41 beds, 9 nurses and 6 physicians representing 3 medical specialties (General Practice, Surgery and Internal Medicine).

Today, St. Claire is much more than just a hospital, it’s an integrated healthcare system known as St. Claire HealthCare.

St. Claire HealthCare (SCH) is the largest employer in the region with nearly 1,000 staff members including more than 100 medical providers representing 32 medical specialties. It includes the largest rural hospital in Northeastern Kentucky with 159 beds, 7 primary care locations, located within 5 counties, a multi-specialty medical pavilion, an outpatient center, homecare services and operates 3 retail services including family medical supply, pharmacy, and aesthetics.

All St. Claire HealthCare services are accredited by the Joint Commission.

St. Claire HealthCare is a not-for-profit health system sponsored by the Sisters of Notre Dame - United States.

 

St. Claire HealthCare Morehead, KY 40351, USA
Jun 23, 2021
Full Time
Responsible for collecting patient demographic and insurance information for data entry. Duties/Responsibilities: •    Registers patients according to established workflow processes across enterprise, this consist of multiple modules.   •    Accurately inputs patient demographic and insurance information for medical record and billing purposes. •    Responsible for verifying Health Insurance by utilizing electronic verification tools. •    Responsible to obtain a minimum of 8% co-pay/deductible/out-of-pocket as applicable per KPI. Required Skills/Abilities:  Excellent verbal/written communication skills, computer, numeric and alphabetical filing, telephone skills and have a positive customer service attitude required. Education: High School Diploma or equivalent required Experience:  Previous clerical experience preferred Licensure/Certification:  None  Physical/Work Requirements:  The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee...
St. Claire HealthCare Morehead, KY 40351, USA
Jun 23, 2021
Full Time
The Patient Care Associate II provides nursing related services to patients and functions in an assistant role to the nurse. Assists by supporting personal hygiene, daily living needs, providing comfort, transporting and vital sign monitoring.  Duties/Responsibilities: •    Provides patients' personal hygiene by giving bedpans, urinals, baths, backrubs, shampoos, and shaves; assisting with travel to the bathroom; helping with showers and baths. •    Provides for activities of daily living by assisting with serving meals, feeding patients as necessary; ambulating, turning, and positioning patients; providing fresh water and nourishment between meals. •    Provides adjunct care by administering enemas, douches, nonsterile dressings, surgical preps, ice packs, heat treatments, sitz and therapeutic baths; applying restraints •    Maintains patient stability by checking vital signs and weight; testing urine; recording intake and output information. •    Provides patient comfort by...
St. Claire HealthCare Morehead, KY 40351, USA
Jun 23, 2021
Under general supervision of the Dentist in primary care setting, assesses patient needs, and plans and delivers direct dental care and associated services to patients as allowed under the Kentucky Dental Practice Act. Utilizes established dental hygiene protocol and procedures. Participates in the development and implementation of a type 2 diabetes and oral health intervention program, the Kentucky Diabetic Oral Health Collaborative, coordinating and reporting research activity for patients from all St. Claire HealthCare primary care center sites involved in the program. Duties/Responsibilities: •    Treats patients of St. Claire HealthCare and its designated sites in a diligent, knowledgeable and skillful manner in accordance with acceptable standards of practice in his/her professional specialty, applicable state and federal laws, and JCAHO standards. •    Performs the duties specified herein at St. Claire HealthCare or at other designated sites provided by the hospital. •...
St. Claire HealthCare Morehead, KY 40351, USA
Jun 23, 2021
Full Time
The Clinical Documentation Specialist is responsible for improving the overall quality and completeness of clinical documentation to obtain entitled payments, avoid fraud, and enhance quality documentation. This involves extensive record review and interaction with physicians, nursing staff, other patient care givers, and Health Information Management professionals to ensure that documentation reflects the severity of illness, level of service and quality of care rendered to all patients.  Concurrently incorporates regulatory updates and guidelines into CDMP. Is a resource for and educates members of the patient care team in documentation guidelines on an ongoing basis.  Communicates and interacts with all levels of professions, including but not limited to physicians, nursing, managers, ancillary staff, and office staff using various professional, appropriate and persistent techniques in a non-confrontational manner.    Duties/Responsibilities: •    Reviews medical record for...
St. Claire HealthCare Morehead, KY 40351, USA
Jun 23, 2021
Full Time
The Medical Assistant - Certified performs clinical and clerical duties under the supervision and guidance of the Clinic Manager/Licensed Medical Professional. Performs delegated administrative and nursing tasks necessary for the care of the patient.  Duties/Responsibilities: •    Performs all point of care related skills to include phlebotomy, prepares specimens for transport to reference labs, and shows competency in performance of in-clinic lab testing. •    Performs clinical procedures as permitted by certification and as assigned by Clinic Manager/Licensed Medical Professional. •    Prepares and administers medications according to established policy and procedure and as permitted by certification. •    Transcribes Licensed Medical Professional orders accurately and completely. •    Addresses learning needs of the patient/family; plans, provides, evaluates & documents patient/family education. •    Provides for the safety of patients by following established policies,...
St. Claire HealthCare Morehead, KY 40351, USA
Jun 23, 2021
Full Time
The Clinical Nurse Educator performs a variety of tasks to improve the quality of nursing care for all patients through education.  Specific tasks include: develop course/program curriculum, conduct unit-based needs assessments, plan, deliver, and evaluate unit-based education programs once identified/selected based on need, facilitate staff professional development, participate in applicable committees, councils, and work teams, assist with problem-solving and critical thinking, and serve as expert resource for other nurses and as a role model for expert at care.  Routinely has access and knowledge of confidential, sensitive information requiring discretion and independent judgment. Duties/Responsibilities: •    Develop course/program curriculum. •    Conduct unit-based needs assessments. •    Identify/select training topics, competencies, and skills needed at unit level in collaboration with manager. •    Plan, deliver, and evaluate unit-based educational programs. •...
St. Claire HealthCare Morehead, KY 40351, USA
Jun 23, 2021
Full Time
The Environmental Services Assistant promotes positive patient outcomes by maintaining a hygienic facility. This is accomplished by the performance of tasks in cleanliness and sanitation; use of materials, chemicals and equipment, and proper disposing of waste products. Duties/Responsibilities: •    Performs assigned tasks according to policies and procedures as related to St. Claire HealthCare environment. •    Uses appropriate solutions, chemicals, materials and equipment in assigned areas. •    Demonstrates consideration for safety of self and others in the performance of assigned tasks. Education: High School Diploma or GED preferred. Experience:  Work experience in a health care facility environmental services preferred. Licensure/Certification:  None  Physical/Work Requirements:  The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made...
St. Claire HealthCare Morehead, KY 40351, USA
Jun 23, 2021
The Ultrasound/Echo/Rad Tech performs age specific ultrasound procedures for the diagnosis and treatment of anatomic and physiologic disorders. Assists in supervising ancillary personnel. All competencies listed in the position description are based on a patient age population including infancy (birth to l year), toddler (1 to 3 years), pre-school (3-6 years), school age (6-12 years), adolescence (12 to 18 years), early adulthood (19 to 45 years), middle adult (45-59 years) late adult (61 to 79 years) and geriatric (80 years and up). The Ultrasound/Echo/Rad Tech is responsible to the Manager, Ultrasound Echo Nuc Med for core behavioral and technical competence. Direct technical supervision is provided by the Manager, Ultrasound Echo Nuc Med. Core behavioral supervision is provided by the Manager, Ultrasound Echo Nuc Med. Medical direction is provided by the Radiologist. Duties/Responsibilities: •    Receives, informs, and prepares patients for ultrasound/echo procedures. •...
St. Claire HealthCare Morehead, KY 40351, USA
Jun 23, 2021
Full Time
The Pharmacy Technician (Non-Certified) provides pharmaceutical services to the patient under the supervision of a Certified Pharmacy Technician and Pharmacist to the extent dictated by state and federal laws. Assists the pharmacist in the tasks of drug procurement, preparation and distribution, billing functions, as well as other assorted tasks that contribute the overall function of the Pharmacy Department. Duties/Responsibilities: •    Exhibits knowledge of drug nomenclature, dosage forms, storage requirements, pharmaceutical calculations and pharmacy law as it pertains to the role and function of a non-certified pharmacy technician. •    Exhibits skilled aseptic technique in handling of sterile products. •    Performs pharmacy billing functions. •    Reviews and removes outdating drug products from the inventory during monthly inspections of assigned area in the pharmacy.   •    Assists the pharmacist in monthly inspections of patient care areas. •    Restocks patient care...
St. Claire HealthCare Morehead, KY 40351, USA
Jun 23, 2021
Full Time
Responsible for collecting patient demographic and insurance information for data entry. Duties/Responsibilities: •    Registers patients according to established workflow processes across enterprise, this consist of multiple modules.   •    Accurately inputs patient demographic and insurance information for medical record and billing purposes. •    Responsible for verifying Health Insurance by utilizing electronic verification tools. •    Responsible to obtain a minimum of 8% co-pay/deductible/out-of-pocket as applicable per KPI. Required Skills/Abilities:  Excellent verbal/written communication skills, computer, numeric and alphabetical filing, telephone skills and have a positive customer service attitude required. Education: High School Diploma or equivalent required Experience:  Previous clerical experience preferred Licensure/Certification:  None  Physical/Work Requirements:  The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee...
St. Claire HealthCare Morehead, KY 40351, USA
Jun 23, 2021
The Patient Care Associate II provides nursing related services to patients and functions in an assistant role to the nurse. Assists by supporting personal hygiene, daily living needs, providing comfort, transporting and vital sign monitoring.  Duties/Responsibilities: •    Provides patients' personal hygiene by giving bedpans, urinals, baths, backrubs, shampoos, and shaves; assisting with travel to the bathroom; helping with showers and baths. •    Provides for activities of daily living by assisting with serving meals, feeding patients as necessary; ambulating, turning, and positioning patients; providing fresh water and nourishment between meals. •    Provides adjunct care by administering enemas, douches, nonsterile dressings, surgical preps, ice packs, heat treatments, sitz and therapeutic baths; applying restraints •    Maintains patient stability by checking vital signs and weight; testing urine; recording intake and output information. •    Provides patient comfort by...
St. Claire HealthCare Morehead, KY 40351, USA
Jun 23, 2021
Full Time
The Unit Secretary provides clerical services for effective and efficient operation of the nursing unit. Performs their role in a professional supportive manner that exhibits enhancement and contributes to the quality of nursing care of the patient and family. Duties/Responsibilities: Displays excellent customer service behaviors. 1.    Answers telephone and patient call system in a timely manner using proper etiquette. 2.    Greets and assists visitors, patients, staff, physicians, and others at unit desk. 3.    Answers inquiries and/or refers to appropriate resources. 4.    Communicates effectively with other departments, patients, families, and coworkers. 5.    Relays messages promptly. 6.    Works cooperatively with other services. Shows sensitivity and respect for individuals, co-workers, patients, and families.  Adapts easily to change, sees the value of differing positions and adapts to own positions and strategies in response to information or changes in situation....
St. Claire HealthCare Morehead, KY 40351, USA
Jun 23, 2021
Full Time
Under the general supervision of the Vice President for Quality and Resource Management, the Manager of Performance Improvement develops and implements the performance improvement plan; promotes continuous quality improvement culture throughout SCH; provides direction for committees, service lines teams and departments to achieve strategic goals, continuous improvement and program effectiveness; manages ongoing monitoring and evaluation of performance to achieve optimal patient care outcomes, customer service, resource management and patient safety; proactively researches, promotes and profiles best practice guidelines and benchmarks for operational, clinical and quality excellence; manages medical staff performance improvement committees, peer review and reporting; manages medical staff profiles, documentation and reports to demonstrate medical staff competency; manages performance improvement data systems to assure data accuracy, security and integrity; manages outcomes reporting...
St. Claire HealthCare Morehead, KY 40351, USA
Jun 23, 2021
Full Time
The Clinical Nurse Educator performs a variety of tasks to improve the quality of nursing care for all patients through education.  Specific tasks include: develop course/program curriculum, conduct unit-based needs assessments, plan, deliver, and evaluate unit-based education programs once identified/selected based on need, facilitate staff professional development, participate in applicable committees, councils, and work teams, assist with problem-solving and critical thinking, and serve as expert resource for other nurses and as a role model for expert at care.  Routinely has access and knowledge of confidential, sensitive information requiring discretion and independent judgment. Duties/Responsibilities: •    Develop course/program curriculum. •    Conduct unit-based needs assessments. •    Identify/select training topics, competencies, and skills needed at unit level in collaboration with manager. •    Plan, deliver, and evaluate unit-based educational programs. •...
St. Claire HealthCare Morehead, KY 40351, USA
Jun 21, 2021
Full Time
The Patient Care Associate II provides nursing related services to patients and functions in an assistant role to the nurse. Assists by supporting personal hygiene, daily living needs, providing comfort, transporting and vital sign monitoring.  Duties/Responsibilities: •    Provides patients' personal hygiene by giving bedpans, urinals, baths, backrubs, shampoos, and shaves; assisting with travel to the bathroom; helping with showers and baths. •    Provides for activities of daily living by assisting with serving meals, feeding patients as necessary; ambulating, turning, and positioning patients; providing fresh water and nourishment between meals. •    Provides adjunct care by administering enemas, douches, nonsterile dressings, surgical preps, ice packs, heat treatments, sitz and therapeutic baths; applying restraints •    Maintains patient stability by checking vital signs and weight; testing urine; recording intake and output information. •    Provides patient comfort by...
St. Claire HealthCare Morehead, KY 40351, USA
Jun 18, 2021
Full Time
The Registered Nurse collects and analyzes pertinent patient data, formulates individualized plan of care, determines progress toward attainment of outcomes, coordinates the delivery of care, promotes a safe practice environment and advocates mutual respect with patients, family, staff and other health care providers.  Duties/Responsibilities: Complies with established policies and standards of practice. 1.     Delivering individualized nursing care that preserves and protects the      patient’s autonomy, dignity, rights, values and beliefs.         2.  Encouraging patients and families integration in all health care          decisions.     3.  Seeking direction of one’s own behavior in situations/circumstances  dictated by current policies and/or procedures. Accountable for self and self-actions.         1.  Engages in self-evaluation of practice and takes action to improve          knowledge and skills.         2.  Promotes consensus building and applies techniques of conflict...
St. Claire HealthCare Morehead, KY 40351, USA
Jun 18, 2021
Full Time
The Registered Nurse collects and analyzes pertinent patient data, formulates individualized plan of care, determines progress toward attainment of outcomes, coordinates the delivery of care, promotes a safe practice environment and advocates mutual respect with patients, family, staff and other health care providers.  Duties/Responsibilities: Complies with established policies and standards of practice. 1.     Delivering individualized nursing care that preserves and protects the      patient’s autonomy, dignity, rights, values and beliefs.         2.  Encouraging patients and families integration in all health care          decisions.     3.  Seeking direction of one’s own behavior in situations/circumstances  dictated by current policies and/or procedures. Accountable for self and self-actions.         1.  Engages in self-evaluation of practice and takes action to improve          knowledge and skills.         2.  Promotes consensus building and applies techniques of conflict...
St. Claire HealthCare Morehead, KY 40351, USA
Jun 18, 2021
Full Time
The Registered Nurse collects and analyzes pertinent patient data, formulates individualized plan of care, determines progress toward attainment of outcomes, coordinates the delivery of care, promotes a safe practice environment and advocates mutual respect with patients, family, staff and other health care providers.  Duties/Responsibilities: Complies with established policies and standards of practice. 1.     Delivering individualized nursing care that preserves and protects the      patient’s autonomy, dignity, rights, values and beliefs.         2.  Encouraging patients and families integration in all health care          decisions.     3.  Seeking direction of one’s own behavior in situations/circumstances  dictated by current policies and/or procedures. Accountable for self and self-actions.         1.  Engages in self-evaluation of practice and takes action to improve          knowledge and skills.         2.  Promotes consensus building and applies techniques of conflict...
St. Claire HealthCare Morehead, KY 40351, USA
Jun 16, 2021
Full Time
The Administrative Assistant facilitates the efficient operation of the assigned department by performing a variety of clerical and administrative tasks. Duties/Responsibilities: •    Schedule and coordinate meetings and events. Prepare and distribute agendas, formulate notes/minutes/prepare draft documents for final committee/work group review. •    Serves as a liaison in dealing with both internal and external customers and organization; refers individuals to appropriate department contact. Provides direction and/or assistance in resolving problems, issues and/or complaints. •    Researches, compiles, analyzes and summarizes data for regularly assigned or special projects. •    Compiles, composes edits, produces and distributes a variety of documents •    Coordinates and assists in the preparation and monitoring/tracking budgets. Processes expenditures, purchases, budget transfers and other actions. Develops and analyzes financial reports and maintains selected fiscal records. •...
St. Claire HealthCare Morehead, KY 40351, USA
Jun 16, 2021
Full Time
The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) performs patient care duties that requires knowledge and skill acquired in an approved school of practical nursing under the direction and supervision of a Registered Nurse. Works toward the maintenance of health and prevention of illness, observes and cares for persons experiencing changes in their health processes, and evaluates health practices of patients. Performs patient care that requires knowledge and skill as taught or acquired in an approved school of practical nursing. Carries out their duties and responsibilities as authorized by the Kentucky Board of Nursing under the direction and supervision of a Registered Nurse. Assigned tasks will depend on the LPN scope of practice and skill competency.   Duties/Responsibilities: •    Complies with established policies and standards of practice.  •    Delivers individualized nursing care that preserves and protects the patient’s autonomy, dignity, rights, values and beliefs. •    Encourages...