Job ID: 953351
Facility: The Outer Banks Hospital, Inc.
Location: Nags Head, NC
Date Posted: Oct 1, 2021
About the Outer Banks Hospital
Known for the wide expanse of open beaches and the Cape Hatteras National Seashore, the Outer Banks of North Carolina is home to The Outer Banks Hospital.
Situated in Nags Head, we’re driven to provide the highest-quality, compassionate care in a manner that embodies the friendly hospitality that the Outer Banks is renowned for. Our patient survey ratings and team member engagement scores rank among the best in the nation. We may appear small but we’re mighty and are one of only a handful of critical access hospitals in the U.S. to have an accredited cancer program.
Voted one of the top 100 community hospitals in the nation by Becker’s Hospital Review, we are a partnership between Vidant Health in Greenville, NC and Chesapeake Regional Healthcare in Chesapeake, VA. We offer a broad range of inpatient and outpatient services to meet the healthcare needs of our community, whose year-round population of 35,000 swells to over 250,000 in the summer months.
Our campus offers four ORs, a medical/surgical unit, a labor & delivery suite with a dedicated caesarian section OR, a full rehabilitation therapy center, cancer treatment and radiation therapy center, and a 24-hour emergency department.
In addition, we are affiliated with the Outer Banks Medical Group comprised of multiple primary care, specialty care, and urgent care practices.
We welcome you to make a difference with us and to become a part of our collaborative and innovative community.
Primary duties will be related to community COVID initiatives both within and external of the organization. Responsible for creating the first impression of the organization's services to patients and families and other external customers.
Work in a COVID related role within the Vidant Health System, in varying settings that may include regional medical clinic settings, office environments, mobile testing sites, laboratory settings, and/or hospital settings. Support Vidant's mission to meet the needs of region wide communities in response to the COVID pandemic, related resources, testing initiatives, treatment options, and vaccination initiatives.
High School diploma or equivalent (or greater) is preferred.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities required:
Ability to work in varying environmental conditions and weather variations
Work independently with minimal direct supervision
Run or move quickly during the course of a shift
Stand at a post for an extended period of time without sitting
Read and comprehend signage text, computer screens, and mobile device screens
Operate a Thermal/Handheld scanner
Provide private screening communications in accordance to HIPAA guidelines NC driver's license if required for position job responsibilities
Additional requirements are listed below if hired for specific roles listed:
Laboratory Technician/Assistant - 1 year of formal training or 1 year of education in the Medical or Computer Science field
Certified Nursing Assistant - AHA BLS, NA I or NA I/NA II program completed with active state licensure
Ambulatory Care Tech - Must have High School Diploma or equivalent, successful completion of EMT-Basic, EMT-Intermediate, or EMT Paramedic program in the state of North Carolina, and carrying a current certification
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