Clinical Positions – Patient Care Areas

Listed below are positions that involve direct patient care or are in patient care areas that do not require an RN/LPN license:

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Hospital Openings

Employment

 

****There is a $5,000 sign on bonus for full time Radiologic Technologists****

RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGIST

Description:  To assist the Radiologist and perform examinations on patients using radiographic equipment to produce diagnostic radiographs. 

Requires: 

  • Possess a high school diploma or equivalent and two (2) year accredited school for Radiographic Technology.
  • Prefer an Associates Degree from an accredited school of Radiologic Technology.
  • Licensed by New York State Department of Health.  ARRT certified.  American Heart Association Basic Life Support Certification.
  • Prefer one (1) year prior experience.

Status:  11:00am – 7:30pm (40 hours),  Casual

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****There is a $15,000 sign on bonus for full time Cardiovascular Imaging Technologist****

CARDIOVASCULAR IMAGING TECHNOLOGIST

Description:  The purpose of this job is to perform Echocardiography and vascular ultrasound examinations utilizing equipment to locate, evaluate and record pertinent anatomical, pathological and functional data taking into account the individual patient’s special physical or age-related needs.

  • Possess a high school diploma or equivalent.  Satisfactory completion of an Ultrasound training program.
  • Prefer an Associate’s degree from an approved AMA program in Ultrasound Technology.
  • Possess certification by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography.  Possess an American Heart Association Basic Life Support Certification.
  • Possess one (1) year of experience in Vascular, Cardiac and Carotid.
  • Prefer two (2) years experience in Vascular, Cardiac and Carotid.

Status:  6:45am – 3:15pm (40 hours) & 8:00am – 4:30pm (40 hours)

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PHARMACIST

Description:  The purpose of this job is to compound and dispense pharmaceuticals and perform all pharmaceutical functions necessary to provide the Hospital and Nursing Home with modern pharmaceutical practices which include unit dose drug distribution, controlled substance distribution, drug information, outpatient prescription dispensing and patient education, taking into account the individual patient’s special physical or age-related needs. 

  • Possess a Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy.
  • Possess a New York State Pharmacist license and current New York State Pharmacist Registration.
  • Prefer one (1) year of hospital and/or retail pharmacy experience.

Status:  Casual

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PHYSICAL THERAPY ASSISTANT

Description:  The purpose of this job is to provide technical physical therapy services in accordance with patient care plans, department policies and procedures and within the scope of practice for Physical Therapy Assistants taking into account the individual patient’s special physical or age-related needs.

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Associate degree in Physical Therapy.
  • New York State license as a Physical Therapy Assistant.

Status:  7:30am – 4:00pm (40 hours)

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PATIENT CARE TECHNICIAN

Description:  The PCT provides basic nursing care to patients, transports patients within the hospital and monitors a safe and clean environment.  The PCT provides clerical support, including order entry as the patient care and patient flow requires.  

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Basic life support (BLS) certification within six (6) months of hire, three (3) months for ECC and Float Pool positions.
  • One (1) year experience as an ER or SCU nurse assistant, Maternity nurse assistant or equivalent experience in a healthcare setting.
  • Prefer Emergency Department experience, Critical Care experience, EMT experience, medical office assistant training.

Status:   ECC 6:45pm – 7:15am (36 hours), ECC 10:45am – 7:15pm (16 hours), 6:45am – 7:15 pm (36 hours), SCU 6:45am – 7:15pm (24 hours), MS3W 6:45am – 3:15pm (40 hours), MS3W 10:45pm – 7:15am (16 & 40 hours), MS3W 2:45pm – 11:15pm (40 hours)

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ECG/EEG TECHNICIAN

Description:  The purpose of this job is to perform and assist with electrocardiograms, cardiac stress tests, 24-hour Holter Monitors and electroencephalograms.  Reviews recording for quality and clarity.  Maintains ECG department equipment, supplies and reports problems to the supervisor.  Acts as a resource to patient scheduling department when necessary.

  • Possess high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Possess basic life support training.
  • Prefer medical training post high school, computer training.
  • Possess American Heart Association Basic Life Support Certificate (BLS).
  • Possess one (1) year prior experience in ECG.  Six (6) months experience with Stress testing and Holter Monitor hook up.  Six (6) months experience with EEG and head electrode hook ups.
  • Possess knowledge of all ECG and EEG equipment, advanced computer skills, medical terminology and basic anatomy and physiology.

Status:  1:45pm – 10:15pm (40 hours) Every other weekend possible

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***There is a $3,000 sign on bonus for full time Phlebotomists and a $1,500 bonus for part time Phlebotomists***

PHLEBOTOMIST

Description:  Obtains blood samples from patients for laboratory analysis using accepted clinical methods, taking into account the individual patient’s special physical, mental or age-related needs and performs processing of specimens.

Requires: 

  • Possess a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Prefer two (2) year degree from an accredited college.
  • Prefer phlebotomy certification.
  • Possess one (1) month experience in the drawing of blood samples from clinical patients.
  • Prefer six (6) months experience in the drawing of blood samples from clinical patients.  Possess good computer skills.

Status:    3:00pm – 11:30pm (40 hours), 10:45pm – 7:15am (40 hours)

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***There is a $5,000 sign on bonus for full time Nurse Assistants and a $2,500 sign on bonus for part time Nurse Assistants***

NURSE ASSISTANT

Description: Performs various patient care activities and related services under the guidance of a Registered Professional Nurse and in accordance with Hospital policies and objectives.

Bathes and assists patients with personal hygiene.  Takes and records patients’ temperature, pulse rate, respiration rate and blood pressure under clinical guidance of Registered Professional Nurse.  Cleans, prepares and stores equipment trays and other supplies.  Serves and collects patient food trays and provides between meal nourishment’s.

Requires:

  • High school diploma or equivalent. 
  • One (1) year nurse’s aide type training or equivalent

Status: Med/Surg. 2:45pm – 11:15pm (40 hours), 10:45pm – 7:15am (16 hours), 6:45am – 7:15pm (36 & 16 hours), 6:45pm – 7:15am (36 hours) & Casual (Varied)

Float Pool:  10:45pm – 7:15am (40 hours), 6:45am – 3:15pm (40 hours), 2:45pm – 11:15pm (40 hours)

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****There is a $15,000 sign on bonus for full time Registered Respiratory Therapists and a $7,500 sign on bonus for part time Registered Respiratory Therapists****

REGISTERED RESPIRATORY THERAPIST

Description: Performs cardiopulmonary evaluations, respiratory therapy treatments, techniques, and educate patients in their treatments.

Requires: Associates degree in Respiratory Therapy/Certificate in Respiratory Technician. Possess a working knowledge of respiratory care equipment, ECG equipment, medical terminology, etc. and 1yr experience as a Respiratory Therapist (recent grads will be considered) in an acute care setting. LICENSURE AS A RESPIRATORY THERAPIST BY THE NEW YORK STATE EDUCATION DEPARTMENT AND REGISTRATION BY THE NATIONAL BOARD FOR RESPIRATORY CARE REQUIRED.

Prefers: Possess two (2) to three (3) years experience as a Respiratory Therapist in an acute care setting – six (6) months to one (1) year home care setting.

Status:  3:00pm – 7:00pm (16 hours), 10:45am – 11:15pm (36 hours) 6:45pm – 7:15am (36 hours) & Casual (Varied)

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****There is a $10,000 sign on bonus for full time Clinical Laboratory Technologists****

CLINICAL LABORATORY TECHNOLOGIST

Description: Performs various chemical, microscopic, morphologic, immunologic, bacteriologic and other tests to obtain data for use in the diagnosis and treatment of disease.

Organizes and assesses all work assignments to determine priorities, to segregate test groups and to analyze results.  Performs complex laboratory tests according to written protocol.

Analyzes, interprets and evaluates the reliability of test results for which he/she is responsible.

Exercises independent judgment in the conduct of the clinical laboratory with minimal supervision.

Requires:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • NYS CLT registration/licensure
  • Bachelor’s degree in Medical Technology or with a major in one of the biological or physical sciences
  • One (1) year clinical laboratory experience

Status:  7:00am – 3:30pm (40 hours), 2:30pm – 11:00pm (40 hours), 11:00pm – 7:00am (40 hours)

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REGISTERED RESPIRATORY THERAPIST CARDIOVASCULAR/PULMONARY REHAB

Description:  The purpose of this job is to perform cardiopulmonary evaluations, respiratory therapy treatments, techniques and education of the patient and to perform and coordinate the Cardiac & Pulmonary Rehab Program taking into account the individual patient’s special physical or age related needs. 

  • Associates in Applied Science degree in Respiratory Therapy or equivalent study meeting NBRC requirements for Registered Respiratory Therapy credential.
  • Prefer COPD educator, Asthma Educator, Cardiac Rehab Specialist, Exercise Physiologist and Glucose Monitoring Certification.
  • Current license from the New York State Education Department and certified by the National Board for Respiratory Care as a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT).
  • Possess one (1) year experience as a Respiratory Therapist in an acute care setting and Pulmonary Rehab.
  • Prefer two (2) to three (3) years experience as a Respiratory Therapist in an acute care setting and two (2) years Pulmonary Rehab.  American Heart Association ACLS certified.

Status:  7:00am – 3:30pm (40 hours)

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PHYSICAL THERAPIST

Description:  To perform skilled therapy interventions for a geriatric and rehab population.

Requires:

  • HSD/GED
  • Bachelor’s degree in Physical Therapy
  • Prefer Master of Science Degree in Physical Therapy.
  • Possess York State Physical Therapist license.  Possess CSCS (Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist) certification
  • Prefer one (1) year prior experience
  • Prefer prior Meditech scheduling experience

Status:    Casual to work 6-8 hours on Saturday or Sunday between the hours of 7:30am and 4:00pm

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****There is a $5,000 sign on bonus for full time CT Technologists****

CT TECHNOLOGIST

Description:  The purpose of this job is to operate the Spiral CT Imaging System to produce quality Cross-sectional anatomical images.

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Two (2) year accredited school for Radiologic Technology or Accredited school for Computerized Tomography.
  • Licensed by the New York State Department of Health.  ARRT certified.  BLS certification.  Obtain certification within one (1) year of hire or transfer.
  • Possess no prior experience.
  • Prefer one (1) year prior experience/CT certification.

Status:  11:00pm – 7:00am (40 hours)

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****There is a $10,000 sign on bonus for full time Ultrasound Technologists****

ULTRASOUND TECHNOLOGIST

Description: Responsible for the operation of diagnostic ultrasound equipment for the performance of all dynamic ultrasound procedures at a technical level not requiring direct supervision.

Requires:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Completion of an Ultrasound Training Program or graduation from an AMA approved School of Radiologic Technology
  • Certification by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography or registry eligible in an Ultrasound modality.
  • Possess one (1) year of experience in Ultrasound Imaging
  • Knowledge and understanding of general anatomy, physiology, and medical terminology
  • Ability to perform Vascular Sonography
  • Prefer three (3) to five (5) years experience in Ultrasound Imaging.  Echo experience preferred.

Status:    2:30pm – 11:00pm (40 hours) Every other weekend possible & Casual (Varied)

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Primary / Specialty Care Center Openings

Employment Application

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****There is a $5,000 sign on bonus for full time CT Technologist****

CT TECHNOLOGIST

Description:  The purpose of this job is to operate the Spiral CT Imaging System to produce quality cross-sectional anatomical images. 

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Two (2) year accredited school for Radiologic Technology or accredited school for Computerized Tomography.
  • Licensed by New York State Department of Health.  ARRT certified & BLS.  Obtain CT certification within one (1) year of hire or transfer.
  • Possess no prior experience.
  • Prefer one (1) year prior experience/CT certification.

Status:  7:00am – 6:00pm (40 hours) Rotate working at NLH & Amsterdam.  Every other weekend possible.

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****There is a $1,500 sign on bonus for full time Office Coordinator****

OFFICE COORDINATOR

Description: Coordinates daily activities of the site by performing administrative clerical duties and assists provider with patient care. 

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • One (1) year experience in a physician’s office or patient care setting.
  • Medent, Meditech, EMR, vital signs.
  • HMO referrals, eligibility checks, insurance knowledge.
  • Prefer two (2) years experience in a physician’s office or patient care setting.  Phlebotomy.

Status:  7:00am – 7:00pm (40 hours)  Floating to various sites depending on workload.

                       

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Nursing Home Openings

Employment Application

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Interested in becoming a Certified Nurse Assistant?  We are interested in sponsoring individuals who are willing to make a difference in the lives of our Residents.

CERTIFIED NURSE ASSISTANT

Description: Performs various patient care activities and related services under the guidance of a Registered Professional Nurse and in accordance with Facility policies and objectives.

Bathes and assists patients with personal hygiene. Takes and records patients temperature, pulse rate, respiration rate and blood pressure under the clinical guidance of a Registered Professional Nurse.

Cleans, prepares and stores equipment trays and other supplies.

Serves and collects patients’ food trays and provides between meal nourishments. Processes patients’ personal laundry.

Requires:

  • NYS Certification as a Certified Nurse Assistant (C.N.A.)

Status: All shifts, FT, PT, and casual (Varied)

****There is a $5,000 sign on bonus for full time Certified Nurse Assistants and a $2,500 sign on bonus for part time Certified Nurse Assistants****

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UNIT ASSISTANT

Description:  A Unit Assistant performs direct nursing duties related to the personal care and comfort of the residents.  Assists the Certified Nursing Assistant in the administration of resident care.  Performs services necessary for the cleanliness and safe functioning of the Nursing Unit.  

  • Possess a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Demonstrate competency with a Competency Skills Evaluation tool once trained.
  • Continued employment is contingent on obtaining certification as a Certified Nurse Assistant in New York State within the specified timeframe.
  • Prefer prior experience in a Skilled Nursing Facility.

Status:   10:45pm – 7:15am (40 hours), 2:45pm – 11:15pm (40 hours)

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PHYSICAL THERAPY ASSISTANT

Description:  The purpose of this job is to provide technical physical therapy services in accordance with patient care plans, department policies and procedures and within the scope of practice for Physical Therapy Assistants taking into account the individual patient’s special physical or age-related needs.

  • Possess high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Possess associate degree in physical therapy.
  • Possess a New York State license as a Physical Therapy Assistant.

Status:  Casual

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RECREATION THERAPY AIDE

Description:  The purpose of this job is: to assist in planning, organizing and implementing the activities pro-gram to meet the physical, mental and spiritual needs of the residents, taking into account the individual resident’s special physical or age-related needs.

Requires:

  • Possess a high school diploma or equivalent. Employee is trained and prepared to care for the age-specific group served on their assigned unit.
  • Possess clearance through the New York State Control Register of Child Abuse and Maltreatment.
  • Must possess current New York State Nurse Aide Certification

Preferred: Possess an AAS degree in human services.

Experience: Possess two (2) or more years experience working on a social level within geriatric population.

 Status:   1:30pm – 8:00pm (25 hours), Casual (Varied)

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THE NURSING FACILITY UTILIZES THE FOLLOWING AGENCIES FOR STAFFING NEEDS:  

Health Advocates Network, Medical Solutions & DavinHealth.

 

 

 

 

 

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