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
Oct 23, 2021
Clinical Care Manager / Full-Time / 7:00PM - 7:00AM / (Posted 06/30/2021) Description: The Clinical Care Manager (CCM) coordinates patient care working synergistically with the inter-professional care team, the patient and family to achieve quality outcomes through efficient care. Provides evidence based culturally sensitive care, monitors patient and healthcare outcomes and applies best practice nursing strategies. Provides coaching to direct care staff related to clinical performance and measured outcomes. Participates in resolving unit issues or patient complaints. Leads and coordinates patient flow utilizing all resources both internal and external. Oversees patient experience using evidence-based practice. Provides input in the development and revision of policies appropriate to clinical practice and patient population. Designs and implements patient care strategies for disease specific populations as needed. Education and Credentials: • Graduate of accredited BSN nursing...
Catawba Valley Medical Center Conover, NC, USA
Oct 23, 2021
Cardiology Nurse Specialist I / CV cardiology / Full-Time / 1st / (posted 10/22/2021) Job Summary Performs a wide variety of nursing care activities &/or administrative duties to Cardiology medical office outpatients under the direct supervision of a licensed physician or licensed mid-level provider. Collaborates with other health care professionals and agencies to meet the needs of our customers. Education • Graduate of accredited nursing program. • Current NC RN license or licensure from Nursing Compact State. • BCLS certification from the American Heart Association required within three months of employment date. Work Experience One year experience in Cardiology clinical patient care such as but not limited to; Treadmill performance and EKGs. Given specialized training and on-the-job experience, incumbent should be proficient in basic aspects of Electrophysiology duties and Anticoagulation Therapy Clinic within one year of employment. Given training and on-the-job...
Catawba Valley Medical Center Hickory, NC, USA
Oct 23, 2021
Administrative Care Coordinator / Full Time / 1st / (posted 10/22/2021) Job Summary Summary of Performance Expectations Perform analysis on the quality of care currently provided by CVMG providers and provide statistical analysis for how specific measures can be improved. This is done by working directly with the Quality/Performance Improvement Manager to prepare registry reports needed for effective patient population management, report results back to the practices and work with the Care Coordinator/Health Navigation Team to reach targeted patient populations to improve patient outcomes and satisfaction. Education Associate degree in Business Administration, Health Care Management or related field. Work Experience Two years experience in a healthcare setting. Given training and on-the-job experience, incumbent should be proficient in basic aspects of job within three months of employment date.
Catawba Valley Medical Center Hickory, NC, USA
Oct 22, 2021
Laboratory / Registry / Various Shifts (Posted 08/25/2021) 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 Required: No previous experience required if certified.
Catawba Valley Medical Center Hickory, NC, USA
Oct 20, 2021
Pediatrics / Full-time / 36 hours / 7:00 PM - 7:00 AM / (Posted 10/19/2021) 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. NRP and PALS within three months of employment date. Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree Requirements: Effective...
Catawba Valley Medical Center Hickory, NC, USA
Oct 20, 2021
Pediatrics / Full-time / 36 hours / 7:00 PM - 7:00 AM / (Posted 10/19/2021) 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. NRP and PALS within three months of employment date. Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree Requirements: Effective...
Catawba Valley Medical Center Hickory, NC, USA
Oct 20, 2021
Level III Nursery / Full-time / 36 hours / 2nd shift / 7:00 PM - 7:00 AM (Posted 10/19/2021) 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. NRP within three months of employment date. STABLE within one year of employment date. Renewal not...
Catawba Valley Medical Center Hickory, NC, USA
Oct 20, 2021
Medical / Full-Time / 7:00AM - 7:00PM / (Posted 10/19/2021) 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...
Catawba Valley Medical Center Hickory, NC, USA
Oct 20, 2021
Medical / Full-Time / 7:00AM - 7:00PM / (Posted 10/19/2021) 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...
Catawba Valley Medical Center Hickory, NC, USA
Oct 20, 2021
Internal Resource Team / Full-Time / 2nd Shift / (Posted 10/19/2021) 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. 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 Requirements: Newly employed IRT Registered Nurses and current employees promoted to IRT Registered Nurse positions are...
Catawba Valley Medical Center Hickory, NC, USA
Oct 20, 2021
Intermediate Care Unit / Full-time / 7:00PM - 7:00AM (Posted 10/19/2021) 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 three months of employment date. Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree Requirements: Effective May 4, 2015...
Catawba Valley Medical Center Hickory, NC, USA
Oct 20, 2021
Internal Resource Team / Full-Time / 2nd Shift / (Posted 10/19/2021) 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. 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 Requirements: Newly employed IRT Registered Nurses and current employees promoted to IRT Registered Nurse positions are...
Catawba Valley Medical Center Hickory, NC, USA
Oct 20, 2021
Internal Resource Team / Full-Time / 2nd Shift / (Posted 10/19/2021) 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. 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 Requirements: Newly employed IRT Registered Nurses and current employees promoted to IRT Registered Nurse positions are...
Catawba Valley Medical Center Hickory, NC, USA
Oct 20, 2021
Psychiatry / Full-Time / 7:00 PM - 7:00 AM (Posted 07/12/2021) Description: Provides care within scope of practice and medical center policies and procedures, appropriate to the age of the patients served, incorporating knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life-span. Adult and/or Geriatric Patients – Psychiatry. Education and Credentials Required: •High School diploma or equivalent. •Basic computer application skills. •Crisis Intervention Certification within three months of employment date and renewed at least bi-annually for the first year and annually thereafter. •BLS certification. If the BLS is not from the American Heart Association (AHA), then AHA certification is due within three months of employment date. •Either NA1 or NA2 (if NA2 must maintain valid NA1 listing) Nurse Aide I: Listed with the Nurse Aide Registry at the NC Division of Facility Services. Nurse Aide II: Listed with the Nurse Aide Registry at the NC Division of Facility...
Catawba Valley Medical Center Hickory, NC, USA
Oct 20, 2021
Birthing Center / Registry/PRN / Varied Shift (Posted 10/19/2021) Description: Provides care within scope of practice and medical center policies and procedures, appropriate to the age of the patients served, incorporating knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life-span. Required to work and function competently and independently in both NA and Unit Secretary role in order to meet evaluation performance expectations. Education and Credentials Required: High School diploma or equivalent. Basic computer application skills. BCLS certification. If the BLS is not from the American Heart Association (AHA), then AHA certification is due within three months of employment date. Either NA1 or NA2 (if NA2 must maintain valid NA1 listing) Nurse Aide I: Listed with the Nurse Aide Registry at the NC Division of Facility Services. Nurse Aide II: Listed with the Nurse Aide Registry at the NC Division of Facility Services and the NC Board of Nursing. Preferred:...
Catawba Valley Medical Center Hickory, NC, USA
Oct 20, 2021
Nutrition Care / Full-Time / 6:45 AM - 6:15 PM & 11:00 AM - 7:30 PM every other weekend (Posted 10/19/2021) 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.
Catawba Valley Medical Center Hickory, NC, USA
Oct 20, 2021
Nursing Assistant / Unit Secretary / Internal Resource Team / Full-Time/ 1st Shift (Posted 10/19/2021) Job Description: Provides care within scope of practice and medical center policies and procedures, appropriate to the age of the patients served, incorporating knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life-span. Required to work and function competently and independently in both NA and Unit Secretary Roles in order to meet annual evaluation performance expectations. Education and Credentials: • High School diploma or equivalent. • Nurse Aide I: Listed with the Nurse Aide Registry at the NC Division of Facility Services. • Nurse Aide II: Listed with the Nurse Aide Registry at the NC Division of Facility Services and the NC Board of Nursing. (NA II must maintain valid NA I listing) • BCLS certification. If the BLS is not from the American Heart Association (AHA), an AHA certification is due within three months of employment date. • Crisis...
Catawba Valley Medical Center Hickory, NC, USA
Oct 20, 2021
Medical / Full-Time / 7:00 PM - 7:00 AM / (Posted 10/19/2021) Description: Provides care within scope of practice and medical center policies and procedures, appropriate to the age of the patients served, incorporating knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life-span. Required to work and function competently and independently in both NA and Unit Secretary role in order to meet annual evaluation performance expectations. Education and Credentials Required: •High School diploma or equivalent. •Basic computer application skills. •BCLS certification. If the BLS is not from the American Heart Association (AHA), then AHA certification is due within three months of employment date. •Either NA1 or NA2 (if NA2 must maintain valid NA1 listing) Nurse Aide I: Listed with the Nurse Aide Registry at the NC Division of Facility Services. Nurse Aide II: Listed with the Nurse Aide Registry at the NC Division of Facility Services and the NC Board of Nursing....
Catawba Valley Medical Center Hickory, NC, USA
Oct 20, 2021
New Graduate RN Float Pool - Pediatrics & Nurseries / Full-time / 7:00 PM - 7:00 AM (Posted 10/19/2021) **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 Requirements:...
Catawba Valley Medical Center Hickory, NC, USA
Oct 20, 2021
Intermediate Care Unit / Full-Time / 1st Shift / 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM (Posted 10/19/2021) Description: Provides care within scope of practice and medical center policies and procedures, appropriate to the age of the patients served, incorporating knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life-span. Required to work and function competently and independently in both NA and Unit Secretary role in order to meet annual evaluation performance expectations. Education and Credentials Required: •High School diploma or equivalent. •Basic computer application skills. •BCLS certification. If the BLS is not from the American Heart Association (AHA), then AHA certification is due within three months of employment date. •Either NA1 or NA2 (if NA2 must maintain valid NA1 listing) Nurse Aide I: Listed with the Nurse Aide Registry at the NC Division of Facility Services. Nurse Aide II: Listed with the Nurse Aide Registry at the NC Division of Facility Services and the...