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
Apr 03, 2020
Responsible for the clerical support of the physician office. This includes, but is not limited to, faxing, copying, scanning and mailing records, completion of forms, scheduling of tests for patients. Responsible for reception of patients, registration, charging and initiation of new records; and maintenance of current records.
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Apr 01, 2020
Full time
Provides support and assistance in the planning, coordination and delivery of case management activities. Contacts third party payers to determine and verify benefits and precertification requirements for admissions and observations. Initiates the precertification process within the timeframe designated by the third party payers. Documents benefits, eligibility, and precertification requirements in the hospital information system. Works in collaboration with the case managers, discharge planner, Business Office and ancillary departments as needed. Works in collaboration with the Hospitalist secretary to obtain needed signatures for death certificates. Adheres to organizational policies and procedures; regulatory/accrediting body requirements; and professional practice standards.
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Apr 01, 2020
Part time
This position is responsible for greeting patients, creating and updating patient and insurance information in the computer system, verifying and analyzing health insurance benefits, explaining payment policies and billing/collections processes, generating encounter forms, accepting, posting, and balancing cash drawer, scheduling follow-up appointments, and chart maintenance.
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Apr 01, 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.
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Mar 30, 2020
Part 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
Mar 30, 2020
Full time
The Occupational Therapist contracted or employed through the Hospital is responsible for providing occupational therapy services to home health patients. Responsible for being knowledgeable of standard of practice of Occupational Therapy in an home health setting.
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Mar 30, 2020
Full time
The Membership Sales Representative is responsible for obtaining Fitness Center memberships, and participating in special events, promotions, and planning. Provide tours of the facility to prospective members and achieving established membership goals. Responsible for being knowledgeable of standards of practice of a medical fitness center integrated with a rehabilitation setting. Responsible for excelling in courteous and respectful customer service at all times to every customer. Assures the safety of all customers. Effectively communicates with all customers. Effectively communicates & collaborates with other healthcare team members and between intra/inter departments, adheres to organizational policy and procedures, abides by regulatory/accrediting body requirements and professional standards. Assists with the daily operations and collecting statistics within the medical fitness center. Responsible for completing in a timely manner, all assigned tasks and duties utilizing multi-tasking skills. Responsible for assuring confidentiality of customer information and departmental information.
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Mar 30, 2020
Full time
Participates in the oversight for all aspects of the Vascular Access and Total Joint Replacement programs operations. Demonstrates critical thinking to ensure the delivery of safe, insertion and management of all Vascular Access in a cost-effective manner. Effectively communicates/collaborates intra/interdepartmentally with staff, directors, physicians, administration and other healthcare team members. Serves as a liaison between patients, staff, physician and hospital leadership. Identifies, develops and implements educational plans regarding Vascular Access and Total Joint both internally and externally. Documents accurately and in a timely manner. Adheres to organizational policies and procedures; regulatory/ accrediting body requirements; and professional practice standards.
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Mar 30, 2020
PRN
The Personal Trainer is Responsible for their building and maintaining a client base. Responsible for client's physical assessments, exercise prescription, exercise programming and motivation, as well as proper record keeping. Demonstrates critical thinking to assure the Delivery of sage, quality care of Adolescents, adult and geriatric clients. Responsible being knowledgeable of standards of practice of a medical fitness center integrated with rehabilitation setting. Responsible for excelling in courteous and respectful customer service at all times to every customer. assures the safety of all customers. Effectively communicates with all customers. Effectively communicates & collaborates with other healthcare team members and between intra/inter departments, adheres to organizational policy and procedures, abides by regulatory/accreditting body requirements professional standards. Assistant with daily operations and collecting statistics with the medical fitness center. Responsible for completing in a timely manner, all assigned task and duties utilizing mult-tasking skills. Responsible for assuring confidentiality of customer information and departmental information.
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Mar 30, 2020
PRN
Provides for and delivers health care services to hospital employees, workers, and worker populations. By collaborating with workers, management, and other disciplines, the practice focuses on promotion, protection, and restoration of worker's health within the context of a safe and healthy work environment.
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Mar 30, 2020
Full time
Responsible for the clerical support of the physician office. This includes, but is not limited to, faxing, copying, scanning and mailing records, completion of forms, scheduling of tests for patients. Responsible for reception of patients, registration, charging and initiation of new records; and maintenance of current records.
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Mar 30, 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
Mar 23, 2020
Full time
Provides, coordinates and facilitates patient discharge planning in collaboration with other health care professionals during hospitalization, ED visits and/or clinic visits. Demonstrates critical thinking to organize and assure optimal patient transitions of care, within the restrictions of provider guidelines and/or limitations. Provides emotional and environmental support for patients, family members or visitors. Assists in providing resources for patients with complex discharge needs. Adheres to organizational policies and procedures; regulatory/accrediting body requirements; and professional practice standards.
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Mar 23, 2020
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
Mar 23, 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
Mar 23, 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
Mar 23, 2020
PRN
Under the supervision of the Respiratory Care Services Medical Director and Department Director, the RCP is responsible for providing Respiratory Care Services within specific physician's orders, department policies and procedures. Provides Respiratory Care Services as outlined in the Respiratory Care Scope of Services at Knox Community Hospital.
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Mar 23, 2020
Full time
Assists the pharmacists in providing medications to patients and patient care areas in a safe, efficient and timely manner. Understands the needs of a patient population that includes neonates, infants, pediatrics, adolescents, adults and geriatrics. Monitors and maintains the clerical duties within the department. Prepares intravenous admixtures, unit dose formulations and compounded medications using aseptic technique. Obtains medication histories and patient allergies from relevant sources for new patients coming through the Emergency Department and processes this information in the Electronic Health Record (EHR). Directly communicates to pharmacist about patients with complex/high-risk medications. Enters charges and credits on patient accounts. Orders, receives and stocks the pharmacy medications in a timely and accurate manner. Adheres to organizational policies and procedures; regulatory/accrediting body requirements; and professional practice standards. Performs all tasks under the personal supervision of a registered pharmacist.
Knox Community Hospital Mt. Vernon, OH 43050
Mar 23, 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
Mar 23, 2020
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.