Carolinas HealthCare System - Blue Ridge




Carolinas HealthCare Blue Ridge is a not-for-profit community healthcare system, providing advanced healthcare and wellness services from more than 35 locations across a three-county region of Western North Carolina.  The services includes a 315 bed acute care hospital located on two campuses (Morganton and Valdese). Phifer Wellness Center, multiple physician practices; urgent care, three express cares, and Grace Ridge Retirement Community. Our medical technology is state-of-the art. Our facilities are modern, attractive and convenient. Our key services reflect the community’s most widespread medical issues: heart disease, cancer, digestive diseases, bone and joint disease, diabetes and women’s health.  We are the second largest employer in Burke County. 

Carolinas HealthCare System - Blue Ridge Morganton, NC 28655, USA
Sep 23, 2020
PRN
Responsible for providing direct patient care and assisting in the daily operations of the practice/clinic.  Performs other related duties as required.   ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Assists with patient flow for clinic and physician visits Provides instructions/demonstrations to patients and/or families regarding medications and treatment Transport samples to hospital Assists with scheduling of clinic and physician appointments, tests, treatments, etc. Obtain and record all patient history in Electronic Health Record Perform electrocardiography Perform first aid procedures under a provider’s supervision Administer intradermal, subcutaneous, and intramuscular injections QUALIFICATIONS: Education:      High School graduate; completion of Medical Office Assistant Program, Clinical Medical Assistant Program, Registered Medical Assistant or Emergency Medical Technician Program, current certification as a CMA, CCMA, RMA, EMT-Intermediate, or EMT-Paramedic.  Current employees without...
Carolinas HealthCare System - Blue Ridge Valdese, NC, USA
Sep 23, 2020
Our team members are part of an environment that fosters health, hope and healing for all, driven by our Blue Ridge Standards of Behavior to create a welcoming and professional environment.  The Patient Service Specialist will consistently provide exemplary customer service while proactively executing all front office administrative duties.  It is the responsibility of each Cancer Center team member to deliver a world class patient experience every person, every encounter, every time. QUALIFICATIONS:  Education:      High School Diploma or GED required.  Experience:     Computer experience required.  Customer relations experience required.  Experience with Medical Records software preferred.  Front desk practice experience preferred. License/Registration:  not required Other: Excellent verbal communication skills and problem-solving techniques, extreme accuracy and confidentiality required ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:  Manages patient registration, insurance verification, scheduling,...
Carolinas HealthCare System - Blue Ridge Morganton, NC 28655, USA
Sep 23, 2020
Job Summary Performs laboratory analysis on received specimens, providing clinical information for diagnosis, treatment and prevention of diseases. Responsible for overall quality, efficiency, and safety in the performance of assigned technical duties.   Essential Functions Demonstrates proficiency and follows testing procedures and policies by adherence to quality assurance guidelines for equipment and work area, documenting corrective action to any non-conforming event. Prepares reagents, maintains an adequate supply of materials for test procedures and manages inventory to effectively reduce departmental waste/expense. Exercises clinical judgment in assessing priorities while identifying, problem solving and offering solutions to test systems through the appropriate department channels, i.e. contacts hotline to troubleshoot with a specialist when necessary to resolve the issue or set-up service when appropriate. Assists with review and revision of procedures and...
Carolinas HealthCare System - Blue Ridge Morganton, NC 28655, USA
Sep 23, 2020
Responsible for providing direct patient care and assisting in the daily operations of the practice/clinic.  Performs other related duties as required.   ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Assists with patient flow for clinic and physician visits Provides instructions/demonstrations to patients and/or families regarding medications and treatment Transport samples to hospital Assists with scheduling of clinic and physician appointments, tests, treatments, etc. Obtain and record all patient history in Electronic Health Record Perform electrocardiography Perform first aid procedures under a provider’s supervision Administer intradermal, subcutaneous, and intramuscular injections QUALIFICATIONS: Education:      High School graduate; completion of Medical Office Assistant Program, Clinical Medical Assistant Program, Registered Medical Assistant or Emergency Medical Technician Program, current certification as a CMA, CCMA, RMA, EMT-Intermediate, or EMT-Paramedic.  Current employees without...
Carolinas HealthCare System - Blue Ridge Morganton, NC 28655, USA
Sep 23, 2020
Manages the system-wide nursing recruitment and hiring processes. Nursing recruitment includes Certified Nursing Assistants and Registered Nurses.  Develops and administers programs and processes to effectively attract and retain nursing staff.  Performs other related duties as required. QUALIFICATIONS:  Education:       Prefer Bachelor’s degree in Nursing, Business Administration, or Marketing Experience:     Prefer recruiting experience. Appropriate mix of clinical nursing recruiting and professional recruiting preferred. License/Registration: None Other:                         Knowledge of Personnel Administration and federal and state regulations. Must work well independently and with indirect supervision. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills required. Must work well with all levels of staff. TYPICAL PHYSICAL DEMANDS:  Range of motion within functional limits, including bending, stooping, stretching as well as standing, walking and sitting (occasionally for...
Carolinas HealthCare System - Blue Ridge Valdese, NC, USA
Sep 23, 2020
Makes rounds as scheduled by the hospital and reports any discrepancies from normal operation to the proper personnel.  Checks all essential equipment on each round such as boilers, fire protection equipment, oxygen, vacuum and safety equipment.  Assists other hospital personnel in awkward situations such as an unruly visitor or patient.  Knows the proper agencies to call for support when needed such as police and fire department.  Has a thorough knowledge of all building layouts and unique things about each building.  Performs other related duties as required. QUALIFICATIONS: Education:      High school graduate or GED Experience:     2 years previous security experience or equivalent preferred.  NC Drivers License with a minimum of 2 years driving experience. Other:                         Excellent driving record as validated by North Carolina Division of Motor Vehicles report (and applicable reports from states lived in during the last 7 years). Excellent customer service...
Carolinas HealthCare System - Blue Ridge Morganton, NC 28655, USA
Sep 23, 2020
Under the supervision of a Registered Nurse, monitors the cardiac rhythm of patients.  Assists the nurse in  planning/implementing basic care as delegated.  Performs other related duties as deemed competent. QUALIFICATIONS: Education:      High school graduate; Graduate of an approved CNA training program Experience:     Previous experience in similar position is desirable License/Registration:  CNA I-current listing as CNA I with Division of Facility Services with no substantial findings or CNA II- current listing as CNAII with Board of Nursing and CNAI listing with Division of Facility Services with no substantial findings.  Current CPR certification issued by the American Heart Association (AHA) is required Other:  Ability to work with others; CNAI must attend Monitoring Blood Glucose Training within 6 months of employment Other:                         Knowledge of medical terminology; training in EKG recognition or completion of EKG class;  able to obtain 80% or better on...
Carolinas HealthCare System - Blue Ridge Morganton, NC 28655, USA
Sep 23, 2020
Responsible for greeting all patients/visitors by telephone or in person in a positive and cheerful manner.  Schedules patient office visits and performs all sign-in and check-out procedures with a customer oriented focus.  Coordinates all clinical phone calls and work schedules with the physician, physician assistant, and MOA staff. Performs other related duties as required. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Responsible for greeting patient/visitors by telephone or in  person in a positive and cheerful manner. Schedules patient office visits and performs all sign-in and check-out procedures with a customer oriented focus. Coordinates all clinical phone calls and work schedules with the physician, physician assistant and MOA staff. Maintain appropriate level of supplies for practice operation Maintaining up to date patient/insurance information QUALIFICATIONS: Education:      High School diploma Experience:     Previous experience in customer service environment desirable. Previous...
Carolinas HealthCare System - Blue Ridge Morganton, NC 28655, USA
Sep 23, 2020
The Clinical Informatics Coordinator serves as a facility liaison between the patient care team and Information Services to coordinate, plan and monitor the adoption and use of Canopy and other healthcare technologies in operational processes. Components of this role include assisting with healthcare technologies in operational processes. Components of this role include assisting with implementation, support, adoption and optimization of Canopy and other associated technologies. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Serves as a liaison between clinicians, facility leadership, Canopy Governance Committees, various clinical committees / workgroups and Information Services Assist in the planning, design, development, implementation, support and ongoing optimization of Canopy and other technologies. Monitor, audit, and report on adoption process to identify trends. Collaborate with appropriate teams to formulate corrective actions for identified needs. Assume leadership role in identifying and...
Carolinas HealthCare System - Blue Ridge Morganton, NC 28655, USA
Sep 18, 2020
Provides professional nursing care within scope of practice. Demonstrates knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the ages of the patients/clients served, and ability to provide care according to departmental policies and procedures.  Oversees Annual Wellness Visits completed by Care Outcomes Nurse. Follows standard of work set forth for completing AWV. Responsible for collecting and tracking quality data for Blue Ridge Medical Group on a regular basis.  Entering data correctly/timely into web-based database system. Monitor and manage patients’ Medication Adherence with various payers. Assist patients with identifying and overcoming barriers they may face that prevent adherence to medications. Performs other related duties as deemed competent.  Performs other related duties as required. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Hiring, evaluating, coaching, training, orientation of new care team members and performing 30, 60, 90 day evaluations Managing MAPCPIT patients...
Carolinas HealthCare System - Blue Ridge Morganton, NC 28655, USA
Sep 18, 2020
Provides professional care and service within assigned area in accordance with established standards, institutional policy and procedures, professional judgement, and, as appropriate for assignment, nursing care plan, and physician’s treatment plan.  Demonstrates knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the ages and culture of the patients/clients served.  Supervises non-professional nursing or allied health staff.  Performs other related duties as deemed competent. QUALIFICATIONS: Education:           Graduate of an accredited school of Nursing is required. Experience:         Preferably, a minimum of one year, Med-Surg or related.  License/Registration:        Current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in North Carolina.   Certification:                    Current CPR through the American Heart Association (AHA) is required. ACLS is required for Telemetry; CCU; ED; Medical Detox; Float; Med Surg and Family Center within 6 months of hire. PALs...
Carolinas HealthCare System - Blue Ridge Morganton, NC 28655, USA
Sep 16, 2020
Assists the nurse in planning/implementing basic care as delegated.  Demonstrates knowledge/skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age and culture of the residents/patients served, and ability to provide care according to departmental policies and procedures.  Provides care over an extended time, in various settings, spanning the illness to wellness continuum. Performs other related duties as deemed competent. QUALIFICATIONS: Education:      Graduate of an approved CNA training program Experience:     Preferably, some Long-term care, med-surg, or related License/Registration:  CNA I-current listing as CNA I with Division of Facility Services with no substantial findings       CNA II- above and current listing as CNAII with Board of Nursing with no substantial findings; Current CPR certification issued by the American Heart Association (AHA) is required Other:  Ability to work with others; CNAI must attend Monitoring Blood Glucose Training within 6 months of...
Carolinas HealthCare System - Blue Ridge Morganton, NC 28655, USA
Sep 16, 2020
PRN
Radiology is performed on any or all body organs, systems, or structures involving general radiographic procedures. Must understand the principles and operations of fluoroscopy (both digital and non-digital), general radiology (with or without tomography) and the use of portable equipment. Must understand the utilization, principles, appropriateness and associated risk of using imaging contrast media. Position requires clear communication skills, an understanding of healthcare operations and quality control along with the work ethics that coincide with Blue Ridge Healthcare System’s Mission, Vision and Values. Must be able to demonstrate knowledge of principles of growth and development of the life span and possess the ability to assess and interpret data to identify the patient’s age-related requirements and specific needs. Performs other duties requested of the director as necessary. QUALIFICATIONS: Education:      Completion of an accredited radiology program Experience:...
Carolinas HealthCare System - Blue Ridge Valdese, NC, USA
Sep 16, 2020
Works with physicians to develop treatment plans.  Applies respiratory care procedures upon physician’s orders.  Strong knowledge of the critical care patient in need of specialized respiratory care. Must have strong problem-solving skills to assess and evaluate a patient’s symptoms, recommend and administer appropriate treatments.  Participates in On-Call rotation and available to work at Morganton and Valdese Hospital. Performs test procedures, safety, information systems, equipment care, training and other necessary duties; resolves technical problems and supplies possible solutions, effectively communicates with customers and colleagues. Performs job duties beyond respiratory care as necessary to ensure the provision of safe, quality patient care in the free-standing Emergency Department setting. Works at the top of Licensure as approved by NCRCB.  Knowledge of life span growth and development and ability to interpret data to identify age-appropriate treatment and special needs...
Carolinas HealthCare System - Blue Ridge Morganton, NC 28655, USA
Sep 16, 2020
Works with physicians to develop treatment plans.  Applies respiratory care procedures upon physician’s orders.  Strong knowledge of the critical care patient in need of specialized respiratory care. Must have strong problem-solving skills to assess and evaluate a patient’s symptoms, recommend and administer appropriate treatments.  Participates in On-Call rotation and available to work at Morganton and Valdese Hospital. Performs test procedures, safety, information systems, equipment care, training and other necessary duties; resolves technical problems and supplies possible solutions, effectively communicates with customers and colleagues. Performs job duties beyond respiratory care as necessary to ensure the provision of safe, quality patient care in the free-standing Emergency Department setting. Works at the top of Licensure as approved by NCRCB.  Knowledge of life span growth and development and ability to interpret data to identify age-appropriate treatment and special needs...
Carolinas HealthCare System - Blue Ridge Morganton, NC 28655, USA
Sep 16, 2020
To perform high quality adult echocardiography studies following established protocols, departmental policies and procedure, and hospital standards. Performs adult two dimensional/color Doppler/Doppler echocardiograms following procedural guidelines and protocols in the hospital, clinic or regional environments.  Assists the physician in performing transesophageal echocardiograms.  Performs stress testing.  Maintains log on patients receiving services from the echo lab.  Ensures proper transportation of patients.  Utilizes various types of machinery and equipment including ultrasound equipment, transducers, aqua sonic gel, blood pressure equipment, and various other supplies needed to perform echocardiographic testing Is responsible for the general maintenance of equipment; cleans and restocks work area daily Performs on-call duties.  Properly responds to all telephone calls.  Communicates effectively with patients, families and co-workers.  Maintains a professional rapport with...
Carolinas HealthCare System - Blue Ridge Morganton, NC 28655, USA
Sep 16, 2020
Performs test procedures, safety, information systems, equipment care, training and other necessary duties; which include but not limited to EKG processing, interpretation, and billing.  Resolves technical problems and supplies possible solutions, effectively communicates with customers and colleagues.  Must have proficient computer skills.   Knowledge of life span growth and development and ability to interpret data to identify age-appropriate treatment and special needs required.  Ensures adherence to the Corporate Compliance Program.  Performs other related duties as required. QUALIFICATIONS:  Education:      High School graduate with on-the-job training; Prefer certification by American Cardiology Technologist Association (ACTA) Experience:     One to three months in a hospital setting or interest in related field License/Registration:  ACTA certification preferred. Current CPR certification issued by the American Heart Association (AHA) is required Other:...
Carolinas HealthCare System - Blue Ridge Morganton, NC 28655, USA
Sep 16, 2020
Works with physicians to develop treatment plans.  Applies respiratory care procedures upon physician’s orders.  Strong knowledge of the critical care patient in need of specialized respiratory care. Must have strong problem-solving skills to assess and evaluate a patient’s symptoms, recommend and administer appropriate treatments.  Participates in On-Call rotation and available to work at Morganton and Valdese Hospital. Performs test procedures, safety, information systems, equipment care, training and other necessary duties; resolves technical problems and supplies possible solutions, effectively communicates with customers and colleagues. Performs job duties beyond respiratory care as necessary to ensure the provision of safe, quality patient care in the free-standing Emergency Department setting. Works at the top of Licensure as approved by NCRCB.  Knowledge of life span growth and development and ability to interpret data to identify age-appropriate treatment and special needs...
Carolinas HealthCare System - Blue Ridge Morganton, NC 28655, USA
Sep 16, 2020
The ROI Coordinator is responsible for performing all release of information activities and processes, HIPAA tasks and audits, and RAC/MIP demands as well as staffing the Front Desk and completing all its required tasks in a primarily electronic medical record environment.  Specific job duties include but are not limited to: answering the main department phone lines, assisting all customers seeking ROI assistance, completing all release of information activities in a timely and accurate manner – in all media forms (microfilm, paper, and electronic), monitoring ROI and HIPAA reports, maintaining the Legal File, working with ancillary departments to ensure appropriate and timely release of information occurs, completing gun permit applications from the Sheriff’s Department, processing amendment requests, promoting the availability of the Patient Portal, assisting the HIM and Coding Manager with information gathering and process monitoring for quality and process efficiency, and...
Carolinas HealthCare System - Blue Ridge Valdese, NC, USA
Sep 16, 2020
Responsible for providing direct patient care and assisting in the daily operations of the practice/clinic.  Performs other related duties as required.   ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Assists with patient flow for clinic and physician visits Provides instructions/demonstrations to patients and/or families regarding medications and treatment Transport samples to hospital Assists with scheduling of clinic and physician appointments, tests, treatments, etc. Obtain and record all patient history in Electronic Health Record Perform electrocardiography Perform first aid procedures under a provider’s supervision Administer intradermal, subcutaneous, and intramuscular injections QUALIFICATIONS: Education:      High School graduate; completion of Medical Office Assistant Program, Clinical Medical Assistant Program, Registered Medical Assistant or Emergency Medical Technician Program, current certification as a CMA, CCMA, RMA, EMT-Intermediate, or EMT-Paramedic.  Current employees without...