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 26, 2021
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. KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS Current knowledge of the nursing role and scope of practice as defined by the State of Ohio Nurse Practice Act and the Ohio Board of Nursing. Current knowledge of American Nurses Association (ANA) Code of Ethics. Effective problem solving, decision-making, interpersonal, and teamwork skills. Effective verbal and written communication skills. Positive customer service skills. PRIMARY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES Collects data on patient’s condition based upon interview of patient and/or family, physician’s diagnosis and data,...
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Feb 26, 2021
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. KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS Current knowledge of the nursing role and scope of practice as defined by the State of Ohio Nurse Practice Act and the Ohio Board of Nursing. Current knowledge of American Nurses Association (ANA) Code of Ethics. Effective problem solving, decision-making, interpersonal, and teamwork skills. Effective verbal and written communication skills. Positive customer service skills. PRIMARY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES Collects data on patient’s condition based upon interview of patient and/or family, physician’s diagnosis and data,...
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Feb 24, 2021
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. KWOWLEDGE AND SKILLS Current knowledge of the nursing role and scope of practice as defined by the State of Ohio Nurse Practice Act and the Ohio Board of Nursing. Current knowledge of American Nurses Association (ANA) Code of Ethics. Effective problem solving, decision-making, interpersonal, and teamwork skills. Effective verbal and written communication skills. Positive customer service skills. PRIMARY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES Assesses/reassesses patient’s condition based upon observation of...
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Feb 24, 2021
Part Time
The Physical Therapist Assistant is responsible for delivering quality care to help patients attain maximum functional level.  The therapist needs to demonstrate knowledge in caring for orthopedic and neurological involved patients.  They must effectively communicate with all customers. Responsible for demonstrating effective collaboration between intra/ inter departments.  Responsible for completing in a timely manner all assigned tasks and duties utilizing multi-tasking skills.    Responsible for assuring confidentiality of patient information and departmental information. Responsible for being knowledgeable of standard of practice for the practice of Physical Therapy in an home health setting and regulations established by the payers.       KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS Knowledge and demonstration of patient standards of care. Demonstration of effective problem solving, decision-making, interpersonal, and team work skills. Demonstration of effective verbal and written communication....
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Feb 24, 2021
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...
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Feb 24, 2021
Full Time
RN - Ambulatory Surgery Unit, FT This position is responsible to deliver direct/indirect patient care 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. Requirements Include Graduate of an accredited program for nursing education, BSN preferred Current licensure to practice professional nursing in the State of Ohio Current American Heart Association (AHA) Healthcare Provider CPR (BLS) certification required ACLS and PALS required. 1 year medical...
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Feb 22, 2021
Full Time
Main responsibilities will be to support the billing and operations of the Department of Primary and Specialty Care of Knox Community Hospital.   This support will ensure appropriate compliance with billing requirements as well as policies and procedures for each office. KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS Excellent organizational, communication and computer skills desired.  Previous experience with professional billing and general operations within a physician practice desired. Familiarity with hospital and physician community beneficial. PRIMARY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES Sorting and batching payments and daily billing from the department. Matching up billing against schedules to ensure that all encounter documents are received and processed. Review all daily encounters to ensure that a CPT and ICD-9 code is reflected on the encounter document. Provide communication to offices as to discrepancies within the encounter documents. Scanning payments and daily billing to necessary computer files to be...
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Feb 22, 2021
Part 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. KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS Current knowledge of the nursing role and scope of practice as defined by the State of Ohio Nurse Practice Act and the Ohio Board of Nursing. Current knowledge of American Nurses Association (ANA) Code of Ethics. Effective problem solving, decision-making, interpersonal, and teamwork skills. Effective verbal and written communication skills. Positive customer service skills. PRIMARY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES Collects data on patient’s condition based upon interview of patient and/or family, physician’s diagnosis and data,...
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Feb 22, 2021
Part Time
Conduct and implement comprehensive nutritional assessment for patients at nutritional risk; interpret biochemical and clinical data and screen, identify, and monitor patients at nutritional risk; provide a variety of nutritional therapy intervention methods to resolve nutritional crisis and ensure health maintenance. KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS General knowledge of the principles and practices of nutritional aspects of care.  Ability to establish and implement nutrition policies and procedures which are consistent with the Manual of Clinical Dietetics.  Ability to plan and manage the nutritional aspects of patients of all ages in accordance with physicians’ orders.  Ability to communicate with patients and/or families to instruct, guide, or assist them with nutritional care.  Documents pertinent information in the patient’s medical record. PRIMARY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES Develop and implement individualized dietary care plans utilizing nutritional assessment methodology to include...
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Feb 15, 2021
Full Time
RN - Emergency Department, FT 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. Requirements Include Current licensure to practice professional Nursing in the State of Ohio 1 year medical surgical experience and/or critical care experience preferred. Current AHA CPR required Completion of a Basic Dysrhythmia Course, ACLS and...
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Feb 12, 2021
Full Time
Responsible for the clinical and clerical support in the physician office. This includes, but is not limited to, patient assessment, vital signs, phlebotomy, urinalysis/body fluid specimens, EKG’s, along with documentation, faxing, copying, and mailing records, completion of forms, scheduling of tests for patients; and pre-certifying patient visits/screenings.  Clerical support for scheduling/reception of patients, registration, charging and initiation of new records; and maintenance of current records.  Communicates and collaborates with other healthcare team members.  Adheres to organizational polices and procedures. KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS Medical assistant/phlebotomy skills. Typing, computer skills and knowledge of general office equipment required. Excellent communication skills and telephone etiquette necessary. Familiarity with hospital and client community beneficial.   PRIMARY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES Assists with the clinical area processes and scheduling. Schedules testing...
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Feb 12, 2021
Full Time
The Security program at Knox Community Hospital provides a variety of services focused on safeguarding and improving the physical security of patients, employees and visitors while protecting the rights of individuals and observing all applicable laws. KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS •     Detail oriented with excellent organizational skills. •     Ability to be flexible, adapt to circumstances and remain calm in stressful situations. •     Excellent oral and written communication. •     Successful completion of mandatory requirements including proficiencies/competencies. •               Demonstration of effective problem solving, decision-making, interpersonal, and team work skills. •     Demonstration of positive customer service. •     Uses tact, discretion, initiative and independent judgment within established guidelines. PRIMARY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES Monitoring surveillance cameras. Patrol premises to ensure they are secure and deter crime, inside and outside the campus...
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Feb 10, 2021
RN - Birthing Center, FT and PT This position is responsible for delivering direct/indirect patient care 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. Requirements Include Current licensure to practice professional nursing in the State of Ohio, Current (AHA) Healthcare Provider CPR (BLS) certification. NRP required;  fetal monitoring every two years required Minimum of 1 year of medical/surgical and labor/delivery experience preferred JOB...
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Feb 10, 2021
Part 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. KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS Current knowledge of the nursing role and scope of practice as defined by the State of Ohio Nurse Practice Act and the Ohio Board of Nursing. Current knowledge of American Nurses Association (ANA) Code of Ethics. Knowledge of current trends and demonstration...
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Feb 10, 2021
Full Time
Performs a variety of secretarial, receptionist, clerical duties/tasks under the direction of the professional staff. Schedules appointments and testing for all patients utilizing department and hospital wide computerized system. Maintains patient records.  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;. Care will be provided to patients from adults to geriatrics. KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS Working knowledge of typing and computer skills. Knowledge of department and hospital computerized scheduling systems. Demonstration of phone etiquette. Demonstration of time management and organizational skills. Successful completion of mandatory requirements including unit proficiencies/competencies. Demonstration of effective problem solving, decision-making, interpersonal, and team...
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Feb 05, 2021
Part Time
Lab Assistant (Phlebotomist) - Laboratory, FT A Phlebotomist performs a variety of venipuncture techniques involved in the collection of blood specimens from patients for laboratory procedures used in the diagnosis and treatment of disease. Provides administrative support in the distribution of laboratory results. Requirements Include High School Diploma or equivalent required. Graduate from an approved Phlebotomy School/Program Phlebotomy certification required within 6 months of employment. Experience in phlebotomy preferred. CPR certification required within 4 months of employment and must be current at all times thereafter. JOB SPECIFICS Department Laboratory Status Part Time Shift 2p-10:30p Average Weekly Hours 18 Contact Employment Specialists Phone 740.393.9021 740.393.9822 Email careers@knoxcommhosp.org Posting Date Wed, 02/03/2021 - 12:00pm
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Feb 05, 2021
Full Time
Responsible for the implementation of standards of care for medical social work services KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS Demonstrates effective verbal and written communication skills. Knowledge of community resources and referral processes. Working knowledge of rules/regulations of Medicare, Medicaid and third party payers. Successful completion of mandatory requirements including, but not limited to, departmental competencies. Demonstration of effective problem-solving, decision-making, interpersonal and team-work skills. Demonstration of positive customer service. Basic computer skills. Current knowledge of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) Code of Ethics. PRIMARY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES Assesses the psychosocial status of patients related to the patient’s illness and environment and communicates findings to the registered nurse. Carries out social evaluations and plans intervention based on evaluation findings. Maintains clinical records on all patients referred to social...
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Feb 05, 2021
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. KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS Current knowledge of the nursing role and scope of practice as defined by the State of Ohio Nurse Practice Act and the Ohio Board of Nursing. Current knowledge of American Nurses Association (ANA) Code of Ethics. Effective problem solving, decision-making, interpersonal, and teamwork skills. Effective verbal and written communication skills. Positive customer service skills. PRIMARY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES Collects data on patient’s condition based upon interview of patient and/or family, physician’s diagnosis and data,...
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Feb 03, 2021
Full Time
The Skilled Building Service Representative is responsible for maintaining all aspects of hospital complex, grounds, other buildings, and all equipment. Operates  and maintains all mechanical equipment. KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS Must have the ability to read, write, and perform basic math, work in a fast pace environment, and be self-motivated.  Must have good organizational skills and knowledge of all standards, requirements and procedures to operate maintenance equipment. EQUIPMENT/TOOLS/SOFTWARE Routine lawn equipment, snow removal equipment, boilers, tube system, air handlers, chillers, scrubber and hand tools. (i.e. saws, drills, welders, and torches.) PRIMARY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES Maintain confidentiality in accordance with HIPPA regulations. Responsible for maintaining and repairing all aspects of the hospital complex, grounds, owned/rented buildings, and all equipment. Perform preventative maintenance program. Perform routine boiler inspections/operations. Perform mowing and...
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Jan 29, 2021
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. KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS Current knowledge of the nursing role and scope of practice as defined by the State of Ohio Nurse Practice Act and the Ohio Board of Nursing. Current knowledge of American Nurses Association (ANA) Code of Ethics. Effective problem solving, decision-making, interpersonal, and teamwork skills. Effective verbal and written communication skills. Positive customer service skills. PRIMARY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES Collects data on patient’s condition based upon interview of patient and/or family, physician’s diagnosis and data,...