Catawba Valley Medical Center



Catawba Valley Health System (CVHS) comprises Catawba Valley Medical Center in Hickory, N.C., Catawba Valley Medical Group, Catawba Medical Foundation, and CVHS Corporate Health. It is the region’s largest not-for-profit, public healthcare system and serves the community without direct funding from taxes. CVMC provides and promotes physical, mental, emotional and spiritual well-being of the public in addition to serving as a center for health education, wellness services, preventive medicine and acute care. CVMC has received five consecutive Magnet designations from the American Nurses Credentialing Center, the first and only hospital in North Carolina to do so. Additionally, CVHS features the region’s only level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). CVHS has been recognized recently with eight national Women’s Choice Awards, including being named one of America’s Best 100 Hospitals for Patient Experience and having a 2020 Patient Safety score that ranks among the top 5% or all U.S. hospitals.

For a full list of services, awards and accreditations, please visit please visit www.catawbavalleyhealth.org.

Catawba Valley Medical Center Hickory, NC, USA
Birthing Center / Registry / 7AM-7PM / (Posted 10/04/2022) Description: Provides professional nursing care and makes nursing care decisions that are appropriate for the age and condition of the patient, using the nursing process. Collaborates with other health care professionals to meet the needs of the patient. Responsible for adhering to CVMC/ departmental policies, procedures and philosophy to deliver quality patient care, practicing within the guidelines of the North Carolina State Nurse Practice Act and abiding by the CVMC Nursing Bylaws. Education and Credentials Required: Graduate of accredited nursing program. Current NC RN license or licensure from Nursing Compact State. BCLS certification. If the BCLS certification is not from the American Heart Association (AHA), an AHA certification is required within three months of employment date. ACLS and NRP within three months of employment date. Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree Requirements: Effective May 4, 2015 all...
Nursing
Employment Type:
Part Time
Catawba Valley Medical Center Hickory, NC, USA
Centralized Scheduling / Full-Time / 1st shift / (Posted 10/04/2022) Description: This position is responsible for all pre-registration activities including gathering and processing patient demographic and financial information, identifying payment sources, computing and collecting patient responsibilities, ensuring authorization information has been obtained, providing patient appointment reminders and instructions, and providing excellent customer service to all patients, peers, medical center staff, community providers, etc. Education and Credentials Required: High school diploma or equivalent. Preferred: Formal course work in business administration. Medical terminology. Work Experience: One year administrative experience in customer service. Preferred: Three years experience in a hospital admitting department or medical office.
Administration/Operations Assistant/Support
Employment Type:
Full Time
Catawba Valley Medical Center Hickory, NC, USA
Registered Nurse - Critical Care / Full-time / 7:00PM - 7:00AM (Posted 10/04/2022) Description: Provides professional nursing care and makes nursing care decisions that are appropriate for the age and condition of the patient, using the nursing process. Collaborates with other health care professionals to meet the needs of the patient. Responsible for adhering to CVMC/ departmental policies, procedures and philosophy to deliver quality patient care, practicing within the guidelines of the North Carolina State Nurse Practice Act and abiding by the CVMC Nursing Bylaws. Education and Credentials Required: Graduate of accredited nursing program. Current NC RN license or licensure from Nursing Compact State. BCLS certification. If the BCLS certification is not from the American Heart Association (AHA), an AHA certification is required within three months of employment date. ACLS within 3 months of employment date. Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree Requirements: Effective...
Nursing
Employment Type:
Full Time
Catawba Valley Medical Center Hickory, NC, USA
New Graduate RN Float Pool - Medical & Surgical & Psychiatry / Full-time / 2nd Shift (Posted 01/18/2021) **NEW GRADUATES ONLY PLEASE** Description: Provides professional nursing care and makes nursing care decisions that are appropriate for the age and condition of the patient, using the nursing process. Collaborates with other health care professionals to meet the needs of the patient. Responsible for adhering to CVMC/ departmental policies, procedures and philosophy to deliver quality patient care, practicing within the guidelines of the North Carolina State Nurse Practice Act and abiding by the CVMC Nursing Bylaws. Education and Credentials Required: Graduate of accredited nursing program. Current NC RN license or licensure from Nursing Compact State. BCLS certification. If the BCLS certification is not from the American Heart Association (AHA), an AHA certification is required within three months of employment date. Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree...
Nursing
Employment Type:
Full Time
Catawba Valley Medical Center Hickory, NC, USA
Nutrition Care / Full-Time / 6:45 AM - 6:15 PM & every other weekend (Posted 10/04/2022) Description; Performs a variety of activities relating to the safe and sanitary preparation of food and the delivery of food trays to patients. Performs cleaning and organizing assignments. Education and Credentials Required: High School diploma or equivalent. Work Experience: One year experience in a related field.
Education
Employment Type:
Full Time
Catawba Valley Medical Center Hickory, NC, USA
Environmental Services / Full-time / 7AM-3:30PM (Posted 07/05/2022) Description: Cleans and services medical center building areas, moves furniture, supplies and miscellaneous equipment. Performs a variety of housekeeping duties to maintain medical center in a clean, sanitary and orderly condition. Performs specialized floor maintenance assignments. Education and Credentials Required: Effective January 1, 2010 new employees are required to possess a High School diploma or equivalent. Work Experience Required: No previous experience required.
Technician
Employment Type:
Full Time
Catawba Valley Medical Center Hickory, NC, USA
Catawba Valley Medical Group Central Billing Office / Full-time / M - F 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM (Posted 10/04/2022) Description: Responsible for the day-to-day billing and collection of all physician office charges as necessary to capture the maximum payment reimbursement for services. Education and Credentials Required: High School diploma or equivalent. Work Experience: No work experience required. Given training and on-the-job experience, incumbent should be proficient in the basic aspects of the position within three months of employment date. Preferred Qualifications: Certified coder. Formal coursework in Accounting. Medical terminology, knowledge of insurance and reimbursement procedures preferred. Business courses such as medical terminology, accounting, finance, cash applications, typing, and word processing preferred. One-year Business Office experience in a healthcare environment, preferred. Hospital or Physician practice billing experience is preferred.
Employment Type:
Full Time
Catawba Valley Medical Center Sherrills Ford, NC, USA
Catawba Valley Family Medicine - Sherrills Ford / Full-time / 1st Shift (Posted 10/04/2022) Description: Promotes a professional patient-centered practice image by efficiently performing a wide variety of clinical and/or administrative duties to medical office outpatients under the direct supervision of a licensed physician or licensed mid-level provider. Serves as an important role on the care team to assist the physician or mid-level provider with outcome based patient care. Utilizes a team based approach to all tasks. Education and Credentials Required: Graduate of an accredited program for Medical Assisting and/or certification as a Medical Assistant or completion of a Paramedic degree or certification program. BCLS certification from the American Heart Association required within three months of employment date. Work Experience: No experience required. Preferred Qualifications: Electronic Health Record (EHR)
Assistant/Support
Employment Type:
Full Time
Catawba Valley Medical Center Hickory, NC, USA
Registration / Part-time / (Posted 10/04/2022) Job Description: This position is responsible for all registration activities including gathering and processing patient demographic and financial information, identifying payment sources, computing and collecting patient responsibilities, completing required consent forms and any other required paperwork, and providing excellent customer service to all patients, peers, medical center staff, community providers, etc. Education and Credentials Required: High School diploma or equivalent. Work Experience Required: One year experience in customer service.
Administration/Operations Assistant/Support
Employment Type:
Part Time
Catawba Valley Medical Center Hickory, NC, USA
Catawba Valley Family Medicine - West Mountain View / Full-time / 1st Shift (Posted 10/04/2022) Job Description: Promotes a professional patient-centered practice image by efficiently performing a variety of business and administrative tasks designed to facilitate the smooth flow of patients and work throughout the medical office. Accurately registers patients, manages the telephone, effectively schedules appointments, reviews & prepares electronic health records to ensure necessary reports & confirms records are available for the patient visit, collects payments and co-payments and enters charges as necessary to capture the maximum payment reimbursement for services. Utilizes a team based approach to all tasks. Education and Credentials Required: High School diploma or equivalent. Work Experience Required: One year experience in a physician’s medical office/practice or healthcare related field performing front office duties using an electronic health record system...
Assistant/Support
Employment Type:
Full Time
Catawba Valley Medical Center Hickory, NC, USA
Supervisor // Full-Time // 1st shift // Posted (09/27/2022) Job Description: Management duties will include doing the technical aspect of the x-ray and mammography technologist evaluations. Performs a variety of imaging modalities under the clinical direction of a Radiologist. Education and Credentials: Graduate of an accredited Radiologic Technology program. Current ARRT registration. Competent in at least one other modality in addition to diagnostic x-ray or have five years of previous experience. BCLS certification. If the BCLS certification is not from the American Heart Association (AHA), an AHA certification is required within one month of employment date. Work Experience: Five years of previous experience working as a RT. Given training and on-the-job experience, incumbent should be proficient in the basic aspects of the job within three months of employment date.
Assistant/Support
Employment Type:
Full Time
Catawba Valley Medical Center Hickory, NC, USA
Wound Healing Center / PRN / 1st shift / (Posted 09/27/2022) Description: Performs the primary function of an RN in assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating the care of patients in the Wound Healing Center. Provides patient care, handles intake and discharge processes for the Wound Healing Center patients. May also serve as a Case Manager to a group of assigned Wound Healing Center patients. Is responsible for meeting the established wound center standards of nursing practice in the management of all assigned patients. Assists physicians with the development and implementation of wound treatment plans and participates in performance improvement review activities. Acts within the guidelines of federal and state laws, Joint Commission standards and professional and ethical practice. Education and Credentials Required: • Graduate of accredited nursing program. • Current NC RN license or licensure from Nursing Compact State. • BCLS certification. If the BCLS...
Nursing
Employment Type:
Part Time
Catawba Valley Medical Center Hickory, NC, USA
Birthing Center / Registry / 7PM-7AM / (Posted 09/27/2022) Description: Provides professional nursing care and makes nursing care decisions that are appropriate for the age and condition of the patient, using the nursing process. Collaborates with other health care professionals to meet the needs of the patient. Responsible for adhering to CVMC/ departmental policies, procedures and philosophy to deliver quality patient care, practicing within the guidelines of the North Carolina State Nurse Practice Act and abiding by the CVMC Nursing Bylaws. Education and Credentials Required: Graduate of accredited nursing program. Current NC RN license or licensure from Nursing Compact State. BCLS certification. If the BCLS certification is not from the American Heart Association (AHA), an AHA certification is required within three months of employment date. ACLS and NRP within three months of employment date. Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree Requirements: Effective May 4, 2015 all...
Nursing
Employment Type:
Part Time
Catawba Valley Medical Center Hickory, NC, USA
Wound Healing Center / PRN / 1st shift / (Posted 09/27/2022) Description: Performs the primary function of an RN in assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating the care of patients in the Wound Healing Center. Provides patient care, handles intake and discharge processes for the Wound Healing Center patients. May also serve as a Case Manager to a group of assigned Wound Healing Center patients. Is responsible for meeting the established wound center standards of nursing practice in the management of all assigned patients. Assists physicians with the development and implementation of wound treatment plans and participates in performance improvement review activities. Acts within the guidelines of federal and state laws, Joint Commission standards and professional and ethical practice. Education and Credentials Required: • Graduate of accredited nursing program. • Current NC RN license or licensure from Nursing Compact State. • BCLS certification. If the BCLS...
Nursing
Employment Type:
Part Time
Catawba Valley Medical Center Hickory, NC, USA
Surgical / Full-Time / 7:00AM - 7:00PM (Posted 09/27/2022) Description: Provides professional nursing care and makes nursing care decisions that are appropriate for the age and condition of the patient, using the nursing process. Collaborates with other health care professionals to meet the needs of the patient. Responsible for adhering to CVMC/ departmental policies, procedures and philosophy to deliver quality patient care, practicing within the guidelines of the North Carolina State Nurse Practice Act and abiding by the CVMC Nursing Bylaws. Work Experience: No previous experience required, except as listed below. Incumbent should be proficient in the basic aspects of the job and able to assume call responsibilities as required within three months of employment date. Specific Work Experience Requirements/Preferences: Heart and Vascular Services: six months of cardiac monitoring. Preferred: Critical Care Unit and PACU: six months of cardiac monitoring experience. All other...
Nursing
Employment Type:
Full Time
Catawba Valley Medical Center Hickory, NC, USA
Medical / Full-Time / 7:00AM - 7:00PM / (Posted 09/27/2022) Description: Provides professional nursing care and makes nursing care decisions that are appropriate for the age and condition of the patient, using the nursing process. Collaborates with other health care professionals to meet the needs of the patient. Responsible for adhering to CVMC/ departmental policies, procedures and philosophy to deliver quality patient care, practicing within the guidelines of the North Carolina State Nurse Practice Act and abiding by the CVMC Nursing Bylaws. Work Experience: No previous experience required, except as listed below. Incumbent should be proficient in the basic aspects of the job and able to assume call responsibilities as required within three months of employment date. Specific Work Experience Requirements/Preferences: Heart and Vascular Services: six months of cardiac monitoring. Preferred: Critical Care Unit and PACU: six months of cardiac monitoring experience. All other...
Nursing
Employment Type:
Full Time
Catawba Valley Medical Center Hickory, NC, USA
Registered Nurse / Oncology / 7:00PM-7:00AM / (Posted 09/27/2022) Description: Provides professional nursing care and makes nursing care decisions that are appropriate for the age and condition of the patient, using the nursing process. Collaborates with other health care professionals to meet the needs of the patient. Responsible for adhering to CVMC/ departmental policies, procedures and philosophy to deliver quality patient care, practicing within the guidelines of the North Carolina State Nurse Practice Act and abiding by the CVMC Nursing Bylaws. Education and Credentials Required: Graduate of accredited nursing program. Current NC RN license or licensure from Nursing Compact State. BCLS certification. If the BCLS certification is not from the American Heart Association (AHA), an AHA certification is required within three months of employment date. ONS Chemotherapy/Immunotherapy Certificate Course within one year of employment date and renewed every two years. Bachelor...
Nursing
Employment Type:
Full Time
Catawba Valley Medical Center Hickory, NC, USA
Radiologic Imaging / Per-Diem / Various Shifts / (Posted 09/27/2022) Description: Performs a variety of imaging modalities under the clinical direction of a Radiologist or Surgeon. Education and Credentials Required: Graduate of an accredited Radiologic Technology program. Current ARRT registration or, if new graduate of Radiography program, must acquire ARRT registration within three months of employment date. BCLS certification. If the BCLS certification is not from the American Heart Association (AHA), an AHA certification is required within one month of employment date. Work Experience No previous experience required.
Medical Imaging Technologist
Employment Type:
Part Time
Catawba Valley Medical Center Hickory, NC, USA
Radiologic Imaging / Per-Diem / Various Shifts / (Posted 09/27/2022) Description: Performs a variety of imaging modalities under the clinical direction of a Radiologist or Surgeon. Education and Credentials Required: Graduate of an accredited Radiologic Technology program. Current ARRT registration or, if new graduate of Radiography program, must acquire ARRT registration within three months of employment date. BCLS certification. If the BCLS certification is not from the American Heart Association (AHA), an AHA certification is required within one month of employment date. Work Experience No previous experience required.
Medical Imaging Technologist
Employment Type:
Part Time
Catawba Valley Medical Center Hickory, NC, USA
Laboratory / Full-time / (Posted 09/27/2022) Description: Performs venous punctures to collect blood specimens for analysis. Education and Credentials Required: High School diploma or equivalent. Completion of an approved phlebotomy program or minimum of three months experience. Work Experience: No previous experience required if completion of an approved phlebotomy program.
Laboratory
Employment Type:
Full Time