Knox Community Hospital




Are you a dedicated, caring, compassionate healthcare professional?

Knox Community Hospital is seeking individuals who desire not only a job, but the opportunity to further develop their skills and professional abilities. Every employee is a vital asset to our healthcare team. Our staff members strive to provide excellent patient care and that commitment is evident in all they do. Does this sound like an organization that you would like to learn more about?

We offer a variety of exciting and challenging employment opportunities, excellent benefits, and various options for personal growth. If you are interested in being a part of one team united in caring, we would love to discuss employment possibilities in the department of your interest.

 

Knox Community Hospital is a 99-bed, Joint Commission-accredited, community hospital located in Mount Vernon, Ohio, approximately 40 miles northeast of Columbus.

Members of the Knox Community Hospital medical staff represent numerous specialties offering a wide range of clinically excellent services surprising for a community hospital. Our dedicated staff, along with a strong team of volunteers, is committed to providing personalized, high-quality care. 

Knox Community Hospital’s independent, not-for-profit status ensures that all remaining revenue after expenses is committed solely to improving patient services, technology and facilities for the health of the people of Knox County and surrounding areas.

Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Feb 21, 2020
Part time
Performs a variety of secretarial, receptionist, and non-clinical nursing tasks under the direction of the professional staff; interacts with others in a respectful and courteous manner. Documents accurately and in a timely manner. Communicates and collaborates with other healthcare team members. Adheres to organizational policies and procedures; regulatory/accrediting body requirements; and professional practice standards. Care will be provided to patients of all ages from neonates, infants, pediatrics, adolescents, and adults to geriatrics.
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Feb 21, 2020
Provides leadership and oversight for daily department operations as designated by the Department Director. Ensures quality of delivered patient care by collaborating intra/interdepartmentally with staff, directors, physicians, administration and others. Participates in patient care activities both directly and indirectly as a resource to staff members. Delivers direct/indirect patient care utilizing the nursing process or designated scope of practice through data collection and assessment; identification and prioritization of patient’s problems and needs; and development/implementation/evaluation of a nursing plan of care (RN). Demonstrates critical thinking to assure the delivery of safe, quality age specific care. Delegates effectively to appropriate team members. Documents accurately and in a timely manner. Communicates and collaborates with other healthcare team members. Adheres to organizational policies and procedures; regulatory/ accrediting body requirements; and professional practice standards.
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Feb 21, 2020
Full time
The Diagnostic Imaging Secretary promotes positive patient and family experiences by receiving and greeting all patients and visitors to the Diagnostic Imaging Department with the highest levels of respect and courtesy. Upon receipt of patient information, the secretary analyzes and verifies all registration information. The secretary is then responsible for entering physician orders into the HIS/RIS after careful review and clarification where necessary. Any other information received is then documented, communicated and disseminated as necessary. During this process, attention to detail, accuracy, and discretion is paramount to maintaining these components of the patients’ electronic medical record. In addition, the Diagnostic Imaging Secretary must be able to perform limited patient care while transferring/transporting patients safely to and from the Diagnostic Imaging Department on occasion. All actions should be performed in adherence to hospital policy, federal and state regulations, and the highest professional standards with regard to privacy, compliance, and confidentiality.
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Feb 21, 2020
Full time
Provides direct/indirect patient care utilizing the nursing process within the environment of a Physician office. Applies critical thinking skills to assure the delivery of safe, quality, age specific care. Delegates effectively to appropriate team members. Documents accurately and in a timely manner. Communicates and collaborates with other healthcare team members. Adheres to organizational policies and procedures; regulatory accrediting body requirements; and professional practice standards.
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Feb 21, 2020
Full time
Provides direct/indirect patient care utilizing the nursing process within the environment of the department. Applies critical thinking skills to assure the delivery of safe, quality, age specific care. Documents accurately and in a timely manner. Communicates and collaborates with other healthcare team members. Adheres to organizational policies and procedures; regulatory accrediting body requirements; and professional practice standards.
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Feb 21, 2020
Part time
Mammography Tech/Mammographer is responsible for performing diagnostic/screening radiographic/mammographic procedures with both stationary and portable equipment. A technologist is responsible for all functions necessary to complete the procedures, such as, assessing patient condition, image processing, documentation, and patient transportation. Communication and collaboration with all other healthcare team members is paramount. All actions shall be performed in adherence to hospital policy, federal and state regulations, and the highest professional practice standards.
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Feb 21, 2020
Full time
Provides medical care services within the nurse practitioner’s scope of practice and consistent with the nurse’s education and certification as defined by the Ohio Board of Nursing, as well as in accordance with the privileges granted by the Board of Trustees. Provides care to patients, independently and interdependently as stated in the Standard Care Arrangement with the collaborating physician(s). Prescribes drugs and therapeutic devices in accordance with Section 4723.481 of the Ohio Revised Code. Evaluates and promotes patient wellness. Assesses, plans, implements, and evaluates an appropriate plan of care including diagnostic and therapeutic interventions. Obtains the initial history, performs a physical exam, and evaluates operative risk factors for presurgical patients to optimize patients for surgery. Collaborates with other physicians, healthcare providers, and others.
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Feb 19, 2020
Full time
Delivers direct/indirect patient care to patients of all ages from neonate, infant, pediatric, adolescent, adult to geriatric under the supervision of a registered nurse and or licensed practical nurse. Demonstrates critical thinking to assure the delivery of safe, quality age specific care. Documents accurately and in a timely manner. Communicates and collaborates with other healthcare team members. Adheres to organizational policies and procedures; regulatory/ accrediting body requirements; and professional practice standards.
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Feb 19, 2020
Full time
Provides 24 hour leadership and accountability for the clinical practice and operational functions for the area(s) of responsibility that may include but is not limited to: inpatient wound program, vascular access team, diabetes program, hospital-based outpatient nursing therapeutic services, joint replacement program, bariatrics program, patient education program, float pool nursing, and other new program development as needed. Responsible for the overall administration, operations, marketing, and performance imiprovement for the areas of responsibility. Ensures the quality of direct and indirect patient care by collaborating intra/interdepartmentally with staff, colleagues, administration, physicians, and others. Effectively manages material, fiscal and human resources. Delegates appropriately, demonstrates critical thinking to assure delivery of safe, quality, population specific care. Adheres to organizational policies and procedures; regulatory/accrediting body requirements; and professional practice standards. Participates in strategic and service growth planning and implementation.
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Feb 19, 2020
PRN
Provides direct/indirect patient care and delivers health care services to hospital employees, workers, and worker populations. The practice focuses on promotion, protection, and restoration of worker’s health within the context of a safe and healthy work environment. Documents accurately and in a timely manner, while utilizing the nursing process. Applies critical thinking skills to assure the delivery of safe and quality care. Assures smooth patient flow, provides patient education and clerical support. Communicates and collaborates with other healthcare team members. Adheres to organizational policies and procedures; regulatory accrediting body requirements; and professional practice standards.
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Feb 14, 2020
Full time
This position is responsible to clean and disinfect all areas of the hospital complex and other buildings in order to create a safe, sanitary environment.
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Feb 14, 2020
Full time
The Coding Specialist is accountable for the data conversion of diagnoses and treatment procedures into reportable codes using the International Classification of Diseases (Current Revision) and the Current Procedural Terminology manuals. The Coding Specialist also represents a critical service to the Revenue Cycle Management to assure a clean and compliant claims are processed.
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Feb 14, 2020
Full time
This position is responsible for preparing and serving patient and cafeteria food in compliance with all applicable sanitation, health, and personal hygiene standards and following established food production programs and procedures. Responsible for sanitation activities, including dishware, equipment cleaning and janitorial tasks. Responsible for cashiering in the cafeteria.
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Feb 14, 2020
Part time
Provides direct care and instructs clients and caregivers in prevention and care of health concerns. Comprehensively assesses clients; re-evaluates clients as needed. Develops and implements individualized care plan for each patient’s needs and revises plan as needed. Prepares documentation. Collaborates needed changes and coordinates goals of all disciplines (such as physicians, therapists, etc). Establishes appropriate client goals among all disciplines promoting independence through education of patient and caregivers. Demonstrates critical thinking to assure the delivery of safe, quality, age specific care. Recognizes developmental and biopsychosocial changes in patients and caregivers with an understanding of Holistic Nursing. Case management of all disciplines from initial evaluation through discharge and assists in establishing appropriate community resources. Adheres to organizational policies and procedures; regulatory accrediting body requirements; and professional practice standards, scope of practice.
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Feb 14, 2020
Full time
Delivers direct/indirect patient care to patients of all ages from neonate, infant, pediatric, adolescent, adult to geriatric utilizing the nursing process through data collection and assessment; implementation and prioritization of patient’s problems and needs; and development/implementation/evaluation of a nursing plan of care. Demonstrates critical thinking to assure the delivery of safe, quality, age specific care. Delegates effectively to appropriate team members. Documents accurately and in a timely manner. Communicates and collaborates with other healthcare team members. Adheres to organizational policies and procedures; regulatory accrediting body requirements; and professional practice standards.
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Feb 14, 2020
PRN
Delivers direct/indirect patient care to patients of all ages from neonate, infant, pediatric, adolescent, adult to geriatric utilizing the nursing process through data collection and assessment; implementation and prioritization of patient’s problems and needs; and development/implementation/evaluation of a nursing plan of care. Demonstrates critical thinking to assure the delivery of safe, quality, age specific care. Delegates effectively to appropriate team members. Documents accurately and in a timely manner. Communicates and collaborates with other healthcare team members. Adheres to organizational policies and procedures; regulatory accrediting body requirements; and professional practice standards.
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Feb 14, 2020
Full time
Delivers direct/indirect patient care to patients of all ages from neonate, infant, pediatric, adolescent, adult to geriatric utilizing the nursing process through data collection and assessment; implementation and prioritization of patient’s problems and needs; and development/implementation/evaluation of a nursing plan of care. Demonstrates critical thinking to assure the delivery of safe, quality, age specific care. Delegates effectively to appropriate team members. Documents accurately and in a timely manner. Communicates and collaborates with other healthcare team members. Adheres to organizational policies and procedures; regulatory accrediting body requirements; and professional practice standards.
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Feb 12, 2020
Full time
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Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Feb 12, 2020
Full time
Provides direct/indirect patient care utilizing the nursing process within the environment of the department. Applies critical thinking skills to assure the delivery of safe, quality, age specific care. Documents accurately and in a timely manner. Communicates and collaborates with other healthcare team members. Adheres to organizational policies and procedures; regulatory accrediting body requirements; and professional practice standards.
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Feb 12, 2020
Full time
Provides leadership and oversight for daily department operations as designated by the Department Director. Ensures quality of delivered patient care by collaborating intra/interdepartmentally with staff, directors, physicians, administration and others. Participates in patient care activities both directly and indirectly as a resource to staff members. Delivers direct/indirect patient care utilizing the nursing process or designated scope of practice through data collection and assessment; identification and prioritization of patient’s problems and needs; and development/implementation/evaluation of a nursing plan of care (RN). Demonstrates critical thinking to assure the delivery of safe, quality age specific care. Delegates effectively to appropriate team members. Documents accurately and in a timely manner. Communicates and collaborates with other healthcare team members. Adheres to organizational policies and procedures; regulatory/ accrediting body requirements; and professional practice standards.