Iredell Health System




Iredell Health System includes Iredell Memorial Hospital, Iredell Wound & Hyperbaric Center, Iredell Home Health, corporate wellness programs, a skilled nursing facility and a physician network.  Iredell offers convenient and easy access to state-of-the-art diagnostics and comprehensive health services. Centers of Excellence include Women’s and Children’s; Cardiovascular; Cancer Care; Surgical Services and Wellness & Prevention.  While more and more independent hospitals are being purchased by large for-profit chains, the leadership of Iredell Health System continue to believe - as did the original trustees who signed the certificate of incorporation- that the community is well-served by a locally-owned, locally-operated hospital. Without shareholders or distant corporate offices, all profits remain in the community to provide services, modern equipment and highly skilled staff.


Awards

  • Get With The Guidelines®–Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association
  • Diabetes Center recognized by the American Diabetes Association
  • Primary Stroke Center designated by The Joint Commission
  • Cancer program certified by the Commission on Cancer
Iredell Health System Statesville, NC, USA
Proficiently performs phlebotomies and special collection procedures on patients of all ages (neonate to geriatric) and employees. Professional application of theories and techniques of phlebotomy are used to provide a quality specimen to be used to produce reliable test results. Performs registration and clerical functions for the department. Has full access to patient health information. May have access to medication storage areas (excluding controlled substances) as related to job responsibilities.  Requirements   ?High School Diploma or equivalent.  ?Must have successfully completed a phlebotomy training course through a community college or have significant relevant experience working as a phlebotomist in a health care setting. ?1-2 years experience in a laboratory, hospital or doctor’s office with some phlebotomy experience preferred. ?If certified, must have a current certification from a national accrediting agency such as ASCP, ASPT or National Phlebotomy...
Laboratory
Iredell Health System Statesville, NC, USA
Performs a variety of laboratory tests, many of which involve numerous steps and techniques, and require use of professional judgement. Tests are performed in Blood Bank, Coagulation, Hematology, Urinalysis, Microbiology, and Chemistry. Professional application of the theories and techniques of clinical laboratory science (including evaluation of quality control data) are used to produce reliable test results which aid the clinician in diagnosis and treatment. Performs a variety of supervisory functions to include some administrative duties, personnel management and problem resolution. Schedule: Every Saturday/Sunday, As needed through the week for shift coverage. Requirements Medical Technologist: Prefer Bachelor’s Degree in Medical Technology and registered or registry eligible by the ASCP or AMT. Requires Bachelor’s Degree in a related filed with an Associate’s Degree in Medical Technology or Medical Laboratory Technician and registered or registry eligible by the ASCP or AMT....
Laboratory
Iredell Health System Statesville, NC, USA
The Human Resources Director guides and manages the overall provision of Human Resources services, policies, and programs for the entire health system. Administers the managerial functions of establishing objectives, planning, leadership, staffing, and directing assigned departments and areas of responsibility. Maintains employee confidentiality. In regards to patient health information, has access to demographics, billing, and limited clinical data relevant to the current encounter. Requirements Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resources, Business, Human Services, Psychology or equivalent is required. Masters preferred. At least three years of related experience, with hospital/healthcare experience preferred. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Proficiency in the use of personal computers and business software. General understanding of federal and state labor/employment laws. Positive, professional attitude; outgoing personality with ability to interact with all...
Administration/Operations
Iredell Health System Statesville, NC, USA
The Registered Nurse prescribes nursing care, delegates nursing activities, and coordinates the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of patient care to provide optimal quality care, consistent with the hospital’s mission and nursing philosophy, objectives, and standards.  Has full access to patient health information. Requirements Current Registered Nurse Licensure in North Carolina. Certification in BLS. ** (ACLS, PALS may be required based on specialty)  Successful completion of a hospital and unit-specific orientation which includes age and population specific skills for the area of practice in which the RN will be working and addresses the growth and development needs for the patients for whom the RN will be providing nursing care. Must possess full range of body motion to pass basic FIT test for position to include walking, kneeling, standing, pushing, pulling, bending, stooping, reaching and sitting for extended periods of time. Must be able to lift and carry...
Nursing
Iredell Health System Statesville, NC, USA
The Patient Access Specialist is responsible to the Director of Patient Financial Services for the efficient and effective operation of the Patient Accounting Department. This position will work with patient health information across they system relevant to the current encounter. Schedule: 8:00am-4:30pm, Monday - Friday. Requirements High School Diploma or equivalent. Two (2) year college degree in Business is preferred. Two (2) years or more of on the job experience in a like or similar position is desired. Must have proficiency in English, typing, and the use of a calculator. Must have a good working knowledge of Medicare, Medicaid, welfare agencies, and insurances. Insurance billing experience is preferred.
Administration/Operations Assistant/Support
Iredell Health System Mooresville, NC, USA
Urgent Care The Medical Office Assistant is responsible for assisting in the direct delivery of primary health care support and patient care management under the direction and supervision of the Physician. Duties will include assisting the physician in the implementation of nursing care as directed, all aspects of the medical office and may include responsibilities in the front office and clinical areas. Schedule: 7am-3pm, Monday-Friday  Requirements High School Diploma or equivalent is required. Must be a Registered Medical Assistant (RMA), Certified Medical Assistant (CMA), or have successfully completed the Assessment-based Recognition in Order Entry (ABR-OE) program through the American Association of Medical Assistants. If not registered/certified, must complete the Assessment-based Recognition in Order Entry (ABR-OE) program upon hire. The certifications/registrations/recognition must be current and updated before the expiration date. Working knowledge of all aspects of...
Assistant/Support
Iredell Health System Statesville, NC, USA
Assures smooth operation of the nursing unit by performing necessary clerical duties. Performs preliminary check of patient charts and assures that needed information is available. Answers telephone and communicates information as appropriate. Schedules surgical procedures by entering data via computer. Schedule: 8:30am - 5:00pm Monday - Friday; full-time; 40 hours Requirements High school graduate or equivalent. Scheduling experience preferred. Medical Terminology required Clerical experience preferred. Ability to pay close attention to detail. Proficient in the use of computer with working knowledge of business software.
Administration/Operations Assistant/Support
Iredell Health System Statesville, NC, USA
Description The Registered Nurse prescribes nursing care, delegates nursing activities, and coordinates the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of patient care to provide optimal quality care, consistent with the hospital’s mission and nursing philosophy, objectives, and standards. Positions available in the following areas: 1 North (Renal/Oncology) 2 North (Cardiac Telemetry) 3 North (Peds/Medical Telemetry/Med-Surg) 5 North (Post-op Surgical/Orthopedics) Emergency Department Critical Care Operating Room Schedule: Varied - dependent upon department Requirements Requirements Current Registered Nurse Licensure to practice in North Carolina prior to start. Certification in BLS Successful completion of a hospital and unit-specific orientation which includes age and population specific skills for the area of practice in which the RN will be working and addresses the growth and development needs for the patients for whom the RN will be providing nursing care.
Nursing
Iredell Health System Statesville, NC, USA
Performs diagnostic abdominal, vascular, small parts and pelvic sonography on neonate, infant, pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients. Requirements Graduate of Joint Review Committee on Educational Programs in Ultrasound or AMA Accredited School of Ultrasound. Registered or Registry Eligible by the ARDMS. Working knowledge of Medical Terminology. Ability to effectively deal with patients, families, hospital staff and physicians. Good interpersonal skills. Must possess full range of body motion to pass basic FIT test for position to include bending, stooping, standing and sitting for extended periods of time. Must be able to lift and carry up to 30 pounds. Good physical and mental fitness to meet demands of patients, families and physicians and call schedule. SCHEDULE: MON-THURS 9-4:30P at IREDELL, FRI 7-5:30P IN MOORESVILLE
Iredell Health System Statesville, NC, USA
The Central Sterile Supply Technician is responsible for processing and distributing medical/surgical supplies, equipment, instruments and specialty trays for patient care. Schedule: Evening Shift /40 hrs weekly Requirements High school graduate or equivalent. Sterile processing experience preferred. Hospital experience desirable.
Technician
Iredell Health System Statesville, NC, USA
Assures smooth operation of the nursing unit by performing necessary clerical duties. Has full access to patient health information. May have access to medication storage areas (excluding controlled substances) as related to job responsibilities. Requirements High school graduate or equivalent. Medical Terminology preferred. Computer skills including knowledge of business software. Clerical experience preferred. Ability to pay close attention to detail. Must possess full range of body motion to pass a basic FIT test to include bending, stooping, standing and sitting for extended periods of time. Must be able to lift and carry up to 30 pounds.
Administration/Operations Assistant/Support
Iredell Health System Mooresville, NC, USA
The Registered Nurse prescribes nursing care, delegates nursing activities, and coordinates the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of patient care to provide optimal quality care, consistent with the health care systems’ mission and nursing philosophy, objectives and standards. Schedule: 7:00AM - 3:00PM - Monday - Friday Requirements   Current Registered Nurse licensure in N.C. At least three years related medical office experience, including some supervisory experience preferred. Certification in basic CPR. Working knowledge of Microsoft office software (Word, Excel, etc.) and all office equipment. Working knowledge of medical terminology, practice computer systems and software, insurance, medical/legal issues relevant to the practice, accounts receivable management, bookkeeping, and coding. Ability to perform and instruct/train others in essential medical office functions. Ability to make decisions independently and to resolve problems/conflicts in an...
Nursing
Iredell Health System Statesville, NC, USA
The purpose of the Medication Reconciliation Technician is to review, clarify, document and verify with the patient when possible, their Prior to Admission (PTA) medications. This will be done within 24 hours of admission to the hospital. Utilize the patient’s pharmacy, family, caregiver or prior office records to further investigate and verify the patient’s medication history. Confirm medications that need to be added or removed from the medication list. Once the medication list is completed, the Attending Physician will be notified that the medication list is current and verified and alert them of any changes, discrepancies or medications needing to be added or removed. The Med Rec Tech will perform these duties primarily in the Emergency Department, but also in the Med Surg units, Outpatient Surgery and the Skilled Nursing Facility as needed. They will work closely with the nursing and medical staffs collecting drug history information and relay this information professionally,...
Pharmacy
Iredell Health System Statesville, NC, USA
Supervises, coordinates, and participates in the care of radiation therapy patients which are predominately adults and geriatrics, through the localization of tumors and the administration of prescribed ionizing radiation to patients. Prepares reports and analyses and maintains records of departmental operations. Directs all Radiation Therapy department activities. Responsible for the day-to-day operations of the department, in cooperation with the Medical Director of Radiation Therapy. Has full access to patient health information. Develops, coordinates and participates in marketing the radiation therapy service line. Requirements  Graduation from an accredited school of radiation sciences. Current registry with the AART as a Radiation Therapy Therapist (RRT).  Certified Medical Dosimetrist, (CMD)or Medical Health Physicist, (Ph.D.).   At least three years of progressive clinical and supervisory experience in radiation therapy.  Proficiency in the use of personal computers and...
Administration/Operations Medical Imaging Therapy
Iredell Health System Statesville, NC, USA
The Surgical Technician or Licensed Practical Nurse , under the guidance of the Registered Nurse, is responsible for the care and treatment of patients in the Operating Room.  Regarding health information has access to demographics and limited clinical data relevant to the encounter. May have access to medication storage areas (excluding controlled substances) as related to job responsibilities. Requirements High school diploma or equivalent. Graduate of an approved program for surgical technicians; graduate of a military training program in surgical technology or current Licensed Practical Nurse licensure in North Carolina. Possesses a thorough knowledge of principles and practice of surgical asepsis. Certification in BCLS. Must possess full range of body motion to pass basic FIT test for position to include walking, kneeling, standing, pushing, pulling, bending, stooping, reaching and sitting for extended periods of time. Must be able to lift and carry up to 30 pounds.
Nursing
Iredell Health System Statesville, NC, USA
Assists the Vice-President-Finance in handling the fiscal operations of the hospital. This includes month and year end financial statement preparation, budgeting, Medicare/Medicaid cost reports and the financial integrity of the hospital. Supervises Accounting employees in preparation of financial statements, payroll and payroll reports, accounts payable and fixed asset programs. Works closely with employees in other areas in completing reports, projects or gathering information as needed for various uses.  Requirements Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration/Accounting.   3 years of experience in a like or similar position. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Proficiency in the use of computers and business software to include Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Publisher. Must possess full range of body motion to pass basic FIT test for position to include walking, kneeling, standing, pushing, pulling, bending, stooping, reaching and sitting for extended...
Administration/Operations
Iredell Health System Statesville, NC, USA
The Room Service Ambassador will serve as the main representative of the Food and Nutrition Services Department by introducing patients to the meal ordering system/ambassador program. The Room Service Ambassador performs a variety of tasks involving the room service delivery system to include, ordering and delivering patient meals using service excellence standards. The RSA will work closely with the nursing staff to ensure patient safety and satisfaction in regards to patients diets and restrictions, recognizing any special needs of each patient. High patient contact is involved with this position. Requirements High School Diploma or equivalent required.   Strong customer service, interpersonal and communication skills. Ability to communicate orally and in writing. Multilingual a plus. Ability to understand and deal effectively with people.  Ability to use good judgment in an emergency situation. Excellent computer skills.  Knowledge of computer and food service systems and...
Iredell Health System Statesville, NC, USA
The Financial Counselor is responsible for providing financial counseling to indigent patients and/or individuals who are economically challenged. Statistically analyzes the needs of each case and present the most logical assistances programs available. This includes formal payment, medical loans, Medicaid eligibility screenings, and the hospital’s Additional Discount Program (Charity). The Financial Counselor is also tasked with assisting with patient registrations, managing specific registration and verification worklist, perform registration audits, and efficiently follows up with patients, family members, co-workers, management, physicians, other department staff, and other third parties to ensure that maximum financial reimbursement is received.    Safeguards and protects the patient’s right to privacy by ensuring that only authorized individuals have access to patient medical information and that all release of information is in compliance with the request, authorization,...
Counseling Education
Iredell Health System Statesville, NC, USA
The ED Registration Clerk is responsible for interviewing patients and family members to collect demographic and billing information; and obtaining signatures on all required hospital forms to complete the registration process. This position will also charge with verifying each patient’s healthcare coverage, collecting copays, and occasionally registering direct admissions, Laboratory, and Radiology visits. Works closely with the Financial Counselor to provided patients with financial assistance options; when necessary.   Safeguards and protects the patient’s right to privacy by ensuring that only authorized individuals have access to patient medical information and that all release of information is in compliance with the request, authorization, hospital policy, and HIPAA statues. The Release of Information Specialist Lead is responsible for training of new HIM team members and providing continuing education for ROI team members.  Additionally, this position processes subpoenas,...
Assistant/Support Education
Iredell Health System Statesville, NC, USA
The Assistant Director prescribes nursing care, delegates nursing activities, and coordinates the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of patient care to provide optimal quality care, consistent with the hospital’s mission and nursing philosophy, objectives, standards and bylaws. The Assistant Director works with the Director in the coordinating and directing of staff and patient care activities for the promotion of quality patient care. The Assistant Director is responsible for the CQI activities of the unit and for ensuring all staff members attend required inservice education programs. Has full access to patient health information. Requirements Current Registered Nurse Licensure in Staff Nurse experience required. BSN required or significant work toward completion (current incumbents as of 1/1/2010 are excluded from this requirement). Management experienced preferred. Must possess full range of body motion to pass a basic FIT test to include bending, stooping,...
Administration/Operations Nursing