University Medical Center of Southern Nevada

Today, UMC is more than a hospital; it is a comprehensive academic medical center with a rich history of serving the community. UMC now offers the highest level of care in Nevada, providing a wide range of exclusive and specialized health care services to community members and visitors. UMC is home to Nevada's only Level I Trauma Center, only Designated Pediatric Trauma Center, only Burn Care Center and only Center for Transplantation. Children's Hospital of Nevada at UMC serves as the state's only hospital to be recognized and accepted as an associate member of the Children's Hospital Association.

Offering highly skilled physicians, nurses and staff members supported by the latest, cutting-edge technology, UMC and Children's Hospital of Nevada at UMC continue to build upon their shared reputation for providing Nevada’s highest level of care.

EXCELLENT BENEFITS!

A hospital's success is measured by its employees. At UMC, our employees make us the leading healthcare provider in Southern Nevada. To show our appreciation for all their hard work and dedication, UMC offers comprehensive and competitive benefits to all full and part-time employees.

Pension Retirement Plan Fully Paid by UMC!
UMC pays the full contribution (28%) of your base pay each pay period into the Public Employee Retirement System (PERS).

No Social Security Tax Withdrawal
UMC employees have a higher net take home pay!

Consolidated Annual Leave (Paid Time Off)
27 days of paid time off per year! Full- and part-time employees begin accruing CAL time immediately based on the number of hours worked. CAL time is used for vacation, holidays, sick and personal time off.

Extended Illness Bank (EIB)
To be used for employee hospitalization, or illness that results in an absence of more than 16 consecutive work hours.

Medical/Dental/Vision/Prescription Coverage
UMC offers two plans for employee and dependent coverage: Clark County Self-Funded or Health Plan of Nevada HMO.

Nurse Corps Loan Repayment Program and Public Service Loan Forgiveness eligible employer!

Basic Life Insurance
UMC provides basic life insurance for each employee and dependent.

Tax Deferred Compensation Program
Provided by MassMutual, UMC employees may make a pre-tax contribution through payroll deduction to this deferred compensation plan.

Employee Assistance Program
Counseling services available for employees and their immediate family members at no cost.

Other benefits for eligible full-time and part-time UMC employees:

Sign-On Bonus (select positions)
No State Income Tax 
Specialty Pay (selected areas)
Cafeteria Discount
Military Leave
Credit Union   (Clark County Credit Union)
On-Site Bank (US Bank)
Direct Deposit and Payroll Deductions
Employee Referral Program (selected positions)
Free Parking (assigned parking spots available for a fee)
Wellness Fair
Recreational Discount Offers
Free Shuttle Bus

   

 

 

 

 

85 job(s) at University Medical Center of Southern Nevada

University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Nov 25, 2021
Part Time
Position Summary ****PER DIEM OPENING(S)**** *** CURRENT UMC EMPLOYEES ONLY *** Candidates may be required to take and pass a written test confirming knowledge and skills necessary to perform as a Cardiac Monitor Technician * *THIS POSTING IS FOR THE UNITS BELOW, HOWEVER MAY BE USED FOR OTHER LOCATIONS IF NEEDED: ** ****TELEMETRY**** Position Summary: Monitors the heart patterns of patients and report lethal arrhythmic to a supervisor immediately. Duties include monitoring and recording cardiac activity data from an electrocardiographic monitor and clerical support responsibilities related to department and patient services. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Equivalent to graduation from high school. Valid certification of completion for basic arrhythmia course or one (1) year experience as a monitor technician. 6 months of experience as a Unit Clerk preferred. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Valid certification of completion for basic arrhythmia course is required with less than one year of monitor technician experience. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements PREFERENCE WILL BE GIVEN TO THOSE WHO CLEARLY DOCUMENT EXPERIENCE: Recent documented experience in an Acute Care / Hospital setting. Able to work variable hours. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Medical terminology; office practices and principles; department and hospital safety practices and procedures; patient rights; handling, storage, and disposal of hazardous materials; infection control policies and practices; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures; age specific patient care practices. Skill in: Reading and interpreting electrocardiographic arrhythmias and pacemaker rhythms; use of computer and a variety of software applications, using general office equipment such as phones, copiers, facsimiles, etc.; performing detailed office support duties, business arithmetic; communicating effectively with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting and use standard equipment, stamina to remain seated for extended periods of time and maintains concentration, vision to read printed materials and VDT screens, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or an eligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: 12/1/2021 5:00 PM Pacific
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Nov 25, 2021
Part Time
Position Summary ***PER DIEM OPENING(S)*** Position Summary: Oversees all staffing and scheduling needs, reviews, assists, and maintains daily staffing, and scheduling for assigned department(s)/unit(s). Works collaboratively with time keepers on time and attendance for all department(s)/unit(s) as assigned. Assists with the development of the master schedule and continuously processing, updating, and correcting all materials related to the master schedule and reporting. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Equivalent to graduation from high school and three (3) years of clerical experience in a healthcare setting. Licensing/Certification Requirements: None. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements Recent administrative experience as Office Specialist, Secretary, etc. Experience in Kronos and timekeeping. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Staff scheduling practices and procedures; manual and electronic scheduling system; productivity and managing to targets, auditing time sheets and leave requests; record keeping, report preparation, filing methods and records management techniques; business arithmetic; policies, procedures, and regulations governing area of assignment; solving practical problems; department and hospital safety practices and procedures; patient rights; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Communicating with all levels of staff and management, critical thinking, ability to tracking leaves and overtime; using initiative and judgment within established procedural guidelines; administrative writing skills; applying customer service techniques; effectively handling multiple tasks and related duties; telephone interaction with staff, and visitors; working in a fast paced environment; operational procedures for information dissemination; organizing own work, setting priorities and meeting critical deadlines; using computers and related software applications; using general office equipment such as phones, copiers and facsimiles; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical office setting and use standard office equipment, stamina to remain seated for extended periods of time, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or an eligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: 12/1/2021 5:00 PM Pacific
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Nov 25, 2021
Full Time
Position Summary EMPLOYER PAID PENSION PLAN OF 29.75% OF YOUR ANNUAL SALARY! GENEROUS BENEFITS PACKAGE! Position Summary: Under direct supervision of a Registered Nurse, assists the nursing staff in performing routine nursing care duties, and to provide assistance in the care of patients and their environments. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Equivalent to graduation from high school and six (6) months of clinical experience. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Valid Certification by the State of Nevada Board of Nursing as a Nursing Assistant. Basic Life Support (BLS) certification. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements 1+ years(s) Recent Documented experience in an Acute Care Setting. 1+ years(s) Recent Documented in a Medical / Surgical Care Unit. Documented experience with vent patients Availability to work ALL shifts, including graveyard, seven (7) days a week, as needed. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Cardiopulmonary resuscitation; operation of general office equipment; basic medical terminology; basic mathematics; medical equipment; and universal precautions; department and hospital safety practices; patient rights; infection control practices and policies; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures; age specific patient care practices. Skill in: Performing and documenting vital signs; measuring and recording input and output; providing and assisting with activities of daily living; using good body mechanics; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds under stressful conditions; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting and use standard equipment, including stamina to remain standing and/or walk for extended periods of time and strength to assist in the examination and treatment of varied patients, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: 12/1/2021 12:00 PM Pacific
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Nov 24, 2021
Full Time
Position Summary EMPLOYER-PAID PENSION 29.75% OF YOUR ANNUAL SALARY GENEROUS BENEFITS PACKAGE! Position Summary: Manages one or more clinical units. Duties include determining appropriate staffing levels to achieve organizational goals, participating in the development of the unit budget, monitoring the units' compliance with standards, and supervision of nursing staff. THIS POSITION IS CONSIDERED AT-WILL AND WILL SERVE AT THE PLEASURE OF THE CEO. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing and five (5) years of critical care clinical nursing experience, two (2) years of which were in a supervisory role or four (4) years of which were in a nursing lead role and will be required to attend hospital management, training class. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Valid license from the State of Nevada to Practice as a Registered Nurse, and; Basic Life Support (BLS) certification. Some positions may require one or more of the following: Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification; Trauma Nurse Core Certification (TNCC); Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS); Neonatal Resuscitation Protocol (NRP); additional certification in a Specialty Area. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements Minimum of three (3) years of recent supervisory experience managing a critical care unit at a similar facility Minimum of two (2) years of ICU or IMC nursing experience. Prior experience supervising a minimum of 70 FTE's. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Nursing process (assessment, planning, implementation and coordination of patient care); disease process; patient care plan development; patient evaluation and assessment techniques; body mechanics used with ambulating, transferring and repositioning patients; Federal, state and local laws and regulations affecting health care services and Joint Commission Accreditation for Health Organizations (JCAHO) standards; quality assurance and performance improvement principles and methods; Nurse Practice Act; supervisory principles and practices; department and hospital safety practices and procedures; patient rights; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures; age specific care practices. Skill in: Assigning and monitoring the work of others; evaluating quality control; implementing nursing process including assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation; supervising and training staff; developing and monitoring budgets; developing staffing plans; performing data analysis; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds under stressful conditions; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting, including stamina to stand and/or sit for extended periods of time, strength to examine and treat varied individuals, vision to use standard office equipment and read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in both oral and written forms. Strength and agility to exert up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 pounds of force frequently to move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Nov 24, 2021
Temporary
Position Summary EMPLOYER-PAID PENSION PLAN OF 29.75% OF YOUR ANNUAL SALARY! GENEROUS BENEFITS PACKAGE! THIS IS A LIMITED-TERM POSITION NOT TO EXCEED TWO (2) YEARS FROM HIRE Position Summary: Obtains demographics, insurance information and signatures from patients; receives authorization form and obtains authorizations; places ID bracelets on patients' wrists; collects payments and discharges patients. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Equivalent to graduation from high school and one (1) year of experience in admissions in a hospital or medical office setting. Licensing/Certification Requirements: None required. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements ***THIS IS A LIMITED-TERM POSITION NOT TO EXCEED TWO (2) YEARS FROM HIRE*** Preferred: One year recent experience (within the last 5 years) working in a fast-paced Primary Care/Urgent Care Clinic - with a Focus on Front Office Skills. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Office theories and principles; medical terminology; insurance carriers and reimbursement schedules; basic math; medical and insurance terminology; department and hospital safety practices and procedures; patient rights; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures; age specific patient care practices. Skill in: Performing basic mathematical computations; using computers and related software applications; using standard office equipment such as phones, copiers and facsimiles; typing and ten key; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds under stressful conditions; effective, efficient and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical office setting and use standard office equipment; stamina to remain seated for long periods of time; vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen; hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or an eligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects, including the human body. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: 12/1/2021 5:00 PM Pacific
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Various Ambulatory Care Clinics (Non-Specialty), Nevada, United States
Nov 24, 2021
Part Time
Position Summary **This position is for one of the following locations but may be used for other locations if needed** This posting will close on November 19th at 5:00 pm Location: Advanced Center of Health, 2231 W. Charleston Blvd., Las Vegas, NV Enterprise Quick Care 1700 Wheeler Peak Drive, Las Vegas, NV Sunset Quick Care, 525 Marks St Henerson, NV Provides preventive care and/or treatment to patients in an outpatient or specialty clinic with a variety of conditions, illnesses and/or injuries. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing and meets the requirements as specified in the Nursing Administrative Policy # PP-101. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Current License by the Nevada State Board of Nursing to Practice as a Registered Nurse, American Heart Association Healthcare Provider (BLS)certification. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements Preferred: (Recent, within the last 5 years, Experience with the following): Minimum One (1) year of recent Adult Care experience as an Registered Nursein an Emergency Room, Critical Care or Urgent Care Clinic/Setting; IV certified Experience administering the following tests or procedures: Stress test, Treadmill; EKG; Pulmonary function test (PFT), Audiology, and Blood draws; Critical thinking & Excellent communication skills; Bilingual (Spanish speaking) a plus. ACLS certification. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Nursing process (assessment, planning, implementation and coordination of patient care); anatomy and physiology; standards of care; disease process; medical equipment; patient care plan development; patient evaluation and assessment techniques; body mechanics used with ambulating, transferring and repositioning patients; how to use general office equipment including, but not limited to: facsimiles, copiers, telephones and computers; pharmacology and medication administration; Nurse Practice Act; department and hospital safety practice and procedures; patient rights; age specific patient care practices; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Implementing nursing process including assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation; working with high risk or critically ill patients; performing invasive nursing procedures associated with area of specialty; developing and implementing education programs associated with specialty; organizing, prioritizing and delegating work; using computers and related software applications; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting and use standard equipment, including stamina to remain standing and/or walk for extended periods of time, and strength to examine and treat varied patients, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Closing Date/Time: 11/30/2021 5:00 PM Pacific
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Nov 23, 2021
Part Time
Position Summary ****PER DIEM OPENING(S)**** ***Position to close once a sufficient number of applicants are received*** Position Summary: Provides care to adult or elderly patients experience general medical conditions or general surgical procedures, which require general assessments related to specific conditions and general therapies and interventions. *This Per Diem posting will be filled to one of the following location(s): 1800 W. Charleston Blvd. 89102: - 2 SO MS - 6094 - 4 NO - 6084 - 2 W MS - 6092 - 4 SO - 6086 - 1300 MS - 6080 - 5 NO - 6090 - 1400 MS - 6088 - 5 SO - 6180 - 1500 MS - 6083 - Chemotherapy/Biotherapy certification after one (1) year of hire and not to exceed 2 years. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing and meets the requirements as specified in the Nursing Administrative Policy. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Current License by the Nevada State Board of Nursing to Practice as a Registered Nurse, and Basic Life support (BLS) certification. In the Oncology area a Chemotherapy Certification is required. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements Preferred : Minimum One (1) Year Documented Experience as a Medical/Surgical Registered Nurse in an Acute Care or Similar Facility; Telemetry certification. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Nursing process (assessment, planning, implementation and coordination of patient care); anatomy and physiology; standards of care; disease process; medical equipment; patient care plan development; patient evaluation and assessment techniques; body mechanics used with ambulating, transferring and repositioning patients; how to use general office equipment including, but not limited to: facsimiles, copiers, telephones and computers; pharmacology and medication administration; Nurse Practice Act; department and hospital safety practice and procedures; patient rights; age specific patient care practices; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Implementing nursing process including assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation; working with high risk or critically ill patients; performing invasive nursing procedures associated with area of specialty; developing and implementing education programs associated with specialty; organizing, prioritizing and delegating work; using computers and related software applications; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting and use standard equipment, including stamina to remain standing and/or walk for extended periods of time, and strength to examine and treat varied patients, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Nov 23, 2021
Part Time
Position Summary Position Summary: Assists with heart or vascular catheterization diagnostic and interventions. Assisting in cardiac electrophysiology, pacemaker and ICD implants. Duties include obtaining and recording precise cardiac and/or hemodynamic measurements and identifying abnormalities. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Successful completion of course work in cardiac arrhythmia and EKG and two (2) years of experience in invasive cardiology procedures. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist (RCIS) from Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI) or American Registry of Radiologic Technologist (AART) through the National Commission for Certifying Agency (NCCA); Basic Life Support (BLS) Certificate. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements APPLICANTS WHO DOCUMENT THE FOLLOWING WILL BE GIVEN PREFERENCE: Minimum two (2) years experience with Interventional Cardiology Minimum two (2) years experience with Interventional Electrophysiology including Pacemakers and Catheter ablations; Minimum two (2) years experience with Structural heart, TAVR, Balloon Pumps, Impella and FFR; and RCES certification. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Medical terminology; radiation control and principles; congenital heart disease, including associations and complications, treatment options and prognoses; aseptic techniques and sterile field setup; hemodynamic wave form recording and analysis; valve area calculations; cardiac and vascular anatomy, rhythms and pressures; catheter curves, rated burst pressures and compliance; department and hospital safety practices and procedures; patient rights; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; age specific patient care practices. Skill in: Computer monitoring of heart catheter and related procedures; using computer for data input and retrieval; Reading rhythms and detecting changes; inputting and retrieving using computer; Using defibrillation equipment; applying basic cardiac life support procedures; instructing patients about procedures and post-procedure rules and guidelines; writing reports using proper descriptive terms and language; performing basic cardiac life support procedures; applying sterile techniques; manipulating diagnostic equipment; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds under stressful conditions; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting and use standard equipment, stamina to remain standing and/or walk for extended periods of time, strength to examine varied patients, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Nov 23, 2021
Full Time
Position Summary EMPLOYER PAID PENSION PLAN OF 29.75% OF YOUR ANNUAL SALARY! GENEROUS BENEFITS PACKAGE! ***OPEN TO CURRENT UMC EMPLOYEES ONLY*** Position Summary: Independently performs complex and sophisticated laboratory analysis according to established laboratory protocols and procedures to include, but not limited to: patient test results; calibration of equipment; quality control; preventative maintenance; troubleshooting of instruments; method validation studies; result calculations; etc. Provides meaningful data that may be used by a physician in determining the presence, extent, cause and treatment of disease. Ensures accurate test results and communication when appropriate. Assists in the training of new staff, competency of staff, and education of students performing departmental clinical rotations. The work includes the use of microscopes, chemicals, computers, complex laboratory equipment and instrumentation. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Meets the requirements to be licensed as a Medical Technologist (NAC 652.420) or Specialty Technologist (NAC 652.483) in the State of Nevada. Employees working in the Transfusion Service must pass the background and/or security investigations and maintain clearance per the State of Nevada and the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC). Licensing/Certification Requirements: A valid State of Nevada license as a Clinical Laboratory Technologist or Specialty Technologist is required or temporary employment for a period NOT exceeding six (6) months may be granted with documentation that the application for license process has been initiated. Failure to obtain and/or maintain licensure will result in termination of employment. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements Recent Technologist experience (within the last 5 years) in Core Lab. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Anatomy; proper laboratory techniques, including infection and disease control measures; medical technology related specifically to the department; proper handling and disposal of biohazardous waste; department and hospital safety practices and procedures; patient rights; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; infection control policies and practices; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Applying phlebotomy techniques; applying procedures for emergency situations; applying customer service principles; analyzing blood, urine and other body fluid samples; using laboratory microscopes; troubleshooting and maintaining laboratory instruments and equipment; applying quality controls to laboratory procedures; interpreting laboratory test results and identifying abnormalities; Using a computer and a variety of software applications; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds under stressful conditions; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting and use standard equipment, stamina to stand and/or walk for extended periods of time, vision to read printed materials including a VDT screen; and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 20 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 pounds of force frequently, and/or an eligible amount of force constantly to move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: 11/29/2021 5:00 PM Pacific
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Nov 23, 2021
Full Time
Position Summary EMPLOYER PAID PENSION PLAN OF 29.75% OF YOUR ANNUAL SALARY! GENEROUS BENEFITS PACKAGE! Functions as a charge nurse on weekend shifts responsible for assigning patients to and monitoring the work of nurses within the unit on assigned shift and to assist the Clinical Director in the supervision of assigned employees on shift. The position also carries a patient load and applies the nursing process to deliver basic, safe, therapeutic care, for individuals or groups of patients. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing and three (3) years current (within the past five (5) years) RN critical care experience at least one of which was in a CCU/CVCU setting. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Valid License by the Nevada State Board of Nursing to Practice as a Registered Nurse; American Heart Association Healthcare Provider (BLS) certification; Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements Charge Nurse experience ( Relief or Assigned) Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Modern principles of effective supervision; nursing process (assessment, planning, implementation and coordination of patient care); standards of care; disease process; equipment used in providing patient care in specialty area; patient care plan development; patient evaluation and assessment techniques; body mechanics used with ambulating, transferring and repositioning patients; Nurse Practice Act; department and hospital safety practices and procedures; patient rights; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures; age specific patient care practices. Skill in: Assigning and monitoring the work of others; assigning work to cover patients' needs; evaluating quality control; implementing nursing process including assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation; working with high risk or critically ill patients; performing invasive nursing procedures associated with area of specialty; developing and implementing education programs associated with specialty; organizing, prioritizing and delegating work; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds under stressful conditions; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting, including stamina to stand and walk for extended periods of time, strength to examine and treat varied individuals, vision to use standard office equipment and read printed materials including a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 pounds of force frequently to move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: 11/29/2021 5:00 PM Pacific
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Nov 21, 2021
Full Time
Position Summary EMPLOYER-PAID PENSION PLAN OF 29.75% OF YOUR ANNUAL SALARY! GENEROUS BENEFITS PACKAGE Provides care to acutely and critically ill patients, in a highly technical and ongoing monitoring environment. These patients are facing life-threatening problems with varying needs, which require extensive medication protocols and therapies. Provides direct and individualized nursing care to patients based on the application of scientific nursing principles. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing and one (1) year recent, within the last five years, of critical care experience. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Current License by the Nevada State Board of Nursing to Practice as a Registered Nurse, Basic Life support (BLS) certification, and Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification (ACLS). Some positions may require one or more of the following: Trauma Nurse Core Certification (TNCC); Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS); Neonatal Resuscitation Protocol (NRP); additional Certification in the Specialty Area assigned. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements Two (2) years recent, within the past five (5) years, RN critical care experience. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Nursing process (assessment, planning, implementation and coordination of patient care); anatomy and physiology; standards of care; disease process; medical equipment; patient care plan development; patient evaluation and assessment techniques; body mechanics used with ambulating, transferring and repositioning patients; how to use general office equipment including, but not limited to: facsimiles, copiers, telephones and computers; pharmacology and medication administration; Nurse Practice Act; department and hospital safety practice and procedures; patient rights; age specific patient care practices; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Implementing nursing process including assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation; working with high risk or critically ill patients; performing invasive nursing procedures associated with area of specialty; using computers and related software applications; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting and use standard equipment, including stamina to remain standing and/or walk for extended periods of time, and strength to examine and treat varied patients, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. MPUMCLV Closing Date/Time: Continuous
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Nov 21, 2021
Full Time
Position Summary EMPLOYER PAID PENSION PLAN OF 29.75% OF YOUR ANNUAL SALARY! GENEROUS BENEFITS PACKAGE! Position Summary: Performs accounting, budgetary, administrative, organizational, systems, and related analysis and reporting for hospital, departments and administration. Assists in the maintenance and creation of accounting records, operating reports, the verification and documentation of financial transactions, preparation of various analysis and financial and operating reporting. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Equivalent to a Bachelor's Degree in accounting, finance or business administration or related field and two (2) years of **professional level experience in accounting, finance, budget and administration and/or cost and revenue projection and control and analyses. **Professional experience in non-exempt positions may be considered when the majority of time spent, and job functions performed, meet FLSA exemption standards. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements Applicant must have the following: At least two (2) years of healthcare experience Advanced proficiency in Excel and Power Point In addition to the above requirements, applicant must have at least one of the following: Experience in Month End Close Experience in Grant Accounting Experience in Healthcare Cost Analysis Recent documented experience with Managed Care contracts (to include interpretation, analysis, performance evaluation and/or negotiation) or Government Health programs (to include Medicare and or Medicaid) Knowledge of medical terminology and procedures Knowledge of coding and or billing principles Experience in Revenue Recognition Experience in Contractual Allowances/Adjustments Experience in Syntellis (Kaufman Hall) Axiom Experience in Power Bi or similar visualization tool Experience in Service Line Profitability Analysis and Creation Experience in System data management (database) Experience in SAP and/or Kronos Experience in payroll processing Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Principles and practices of hospital accounting; generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP); fund or governmental accounting principles; auditing theories and principles; financial analysis and projection theories and techniques; budgeting theories and principles; government auditing standards; federal, state and county laws and regulations related to the health care agency; computer applications related to the work; Financial record keeping and bookkeeping practices and techniques; basic data sampling and statistical analysis techniques; computer applications related to duties; project management and analytical techniques.; department and hospital safety practices and procedures; patient rights; infection control policies and practices; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Reconciling accounting records, reports and journals; preparing financial and/or auditor statements, schedules and reports; reviewing and verifying accuracy of data; analyzing complex financial information; maintaining accounting records for special accounts and projects; using computers to retrieve and manipulate financial data; using office equipment such as copiers, phones, facsimiles and adding machines; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical office setting and use standard office equipment, stamina to remain seated for extended periods of time, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or an eligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Nov 19, 2021
Part Time
Position Summary ** PER DIEM OPENINGS ** THIS POSITION MAY CLOSE WITHOUT NOTICE ONCE A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF QUALIFIED APPLICATIONS ARE RECEIVED AND AFTER 7 DAYS POSTING PERIOD Identifies sources of funds to pay for the patient's medical treatment. This position determines a patient's eligibility for various state, federal and/or other financial assistance programs and negotiates payment commitments by patients who do not qualify for financial assistance and who do not have insurance. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Equivalent to high school graduation and two (2) years of experience as a community outreach worker, eligibility worker within a governmental agency or hospital setting, navigator, enrollment assister, certified application counselor or social services representative. Licensing/Certification Requirements: None. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Proficiency with NOMADS Minimum of two (2) years of experience in social security referrals Minimum of two (2) years of experience in completing presumptive eligibility applications Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Federal, state, and county medical financial assistance programs; effective interviewing techniques; medical terminology; common business and collection practices; department and hospital safety practices and procedures; patient rights; infection control policies and procedures; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Performing arithmetic calculations; organizing and prioritizing work; using computers and related software applications to complete reports and other documentation; maintaining detailed case files; applying effective interviewing techniques; contributing effectively to the accomplishment of team work unit goals; communicating effectively with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties. Efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical office setting and use standard office equipment, stamina to remain seated for long periods of time, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or an eligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Various Ambulatory Care Clinics (Non-Specialty), Nevada, United States
Nov 19, 2021
Part Time
Position Summary FOR PER DIEM (NON-BENEFITED) Per Diem positions are located at the following location : -Nellis Quick Care - Spring Valley Quick Care -Sunset Quick Care -Blue Diamond Quick Care -Centennial Quick Car e Position Summary: Under direct supervision of a Registered Nurse, applies the nursing process to deliver basic, safe, therapeutic care and administering medications for individuals or groups of patients. May provide patient care in a specialty area but not limited to: medical/surgical, labor and delivery, PEDS, and the emergency room. May work with high risk patients. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Equivalent to graduation from high school and one (1) year of clinical experience as a LPN. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Current License by the Nevada State Board of Nursing to Practice as a Practical Nurse, Basic Life Support (BLS), and IV certification. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements Preferred Qualifications: Minimum one (1) year of recent Adult Primary/Quick Care Experience; Prior relevant clinical Experience as an LPN in an acute care hospital or similar setting. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Basic life support; nursing process (implementation and coordination of patient care); patient standards of care; disease process; medical terminology; human anatomy; basics of pharmacology and medication administration; Proper techniques for dressing wounds, removing sutures and staples, etc; Aseptic techniques; Nurse practice act; department and hospital safety practices and procedures; patient rights; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures; age specific patient care practices. Skill in: Proper medication administration (except epidural and intravenous route); delivery of patient care; performing basic life support; maintaining sterile technique; using equipment associated with specialty area and the nursing process; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds under stressful conditions; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting and use standard equipment, including stamina to remain standing and/or walk for extended periods of time, and strength to examine and treat varied patients, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Nov 19, 2021
Full Time
Position Summary EMPLOYER PAID PENSION PLAN OF 29.75% OF YOUR ANNUAL SALARY! GENEROUS BENEFITS PACKAGE! THIS POSITION MAY CLOSE WITHOUT NOTICE ONCE A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF QUALIFIED APPLICATIONS ARE RECEIVED. **FULL-TIME AND PER DIEM OPENING** Position Summary: Performs support duties such as, writing, calculating and tabulating diets. Performs food service and preparatory as required. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Equivalent to graduation from high school and one (1) year of customer service or food service related experience. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Valid Clark County Health District food handler card. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements Preference will be given to applicants who document the following : A minimum of one (1) year experience with patients and nursing staff in a high volume healthcare or hospital setting as a Nutrition Assistant within the last five (5) years; Must be available to work all shifts, including graveyard, seven (7) days a week, as needed; Must have excellent organizational and time management skills. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Food and health requirements as governed by federal and state laws and regulations; department and hospital safety practices and procedures; patient rights; infection control policies and procedures; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Computing basic mathematical computations including food measurement conversions; applying food preparation techniques; use of computers and cash registers; maintaining proper sanitation in food handling; using kitchen and cafeteria equipment, e.g., ovens, meat slicers and mixers; communicating effectively with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical culinary setting and use standard equipment, use hand and power tools, walk and stand for extended periods of time, vision to read printed materials and VDT screens, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in oral and written forms. Strength and agility to exert up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Nov 18, 2021
Full Time
Position Summary EMPLOYER PAID PENSION PLAN OF 29.75% OF YOUR ANNUAL SALARY! GENEROUS BENEFITS PACKAGE! THIS POSITION MAY CLOSE WITHOUT NOTICE ONCE A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF QUALIFIED APPLICATIONS ARE RECEIVED. Responsible for improving the overall quality and completeness of clinical documentation. Facilitates modifications to clinical documentation through extensive interactions with physicians, nursing staff, other members of the health care team and Health Information Management (HIM) coding staff to ensure that appropriate reimbursement and clinical severity is captured for the level of service rendered to all patients with a DRG based payer. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Option 1: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing and five (5) years of clinical nursing experience and three (3) years clinical documentation improvement experience. Option 2: Physician graduate International MD with 5 years acute care experience and 1 year Clinical Documentation Improvement (CDI) experience. Option 3:Equivalent to a Bachelor's degree in Health Information Management or Health Information Technology and four (4) years professional coding and abstracting medical records in an acute care hospital. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Option 1: Valid license by the State of Nevada to practice as a Registered Nurse. Option 2: None. Option 3: Certification in one of the following: Certified Coding Specialist (CCS), Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT), or Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA), issued by the American Health Information Management Association. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Medicare reimbursement system and coding structures; hospital policies and procedures; Joint Commission Accredited Health care Organizations standards, state statutes governing hospital services and health care, Medicare/Medicaid guidelines and other relevant regulations and standards; clinical medical and nursing procedures; disease processes; department and hospital safety practices and principles; patient rights; age specific patient care practices; infection control policies and practices; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Working effectively under pressure; holding in complete confidence all information acquired from medical records and physicians; interpreting patient charts to determine whether care given was appropriate and properly documented; interpreting regulations and standards for others; writing reports, meeting minutes and other technical documents; analyzing statistical and other quantitative data; critical thinking; conflict management; dealing with departmental issues involving self or other employees in professional, forthright and impartial manner; applying investigative and interviewing techniques; using a computer and a variety of software applications; communicating with a wide variety and establishing interpersonal relationships to interact effectively with co-workers, supervisor, staff in other work units and exchange or convey information. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical office setting and use standard equipment, stamina to remain seated for extended periods of time, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or an eligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects. May work shifts and weekends. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: 12/15/2021 5:00 PM Pacific
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Nov 17, 2021
Full Time
Position Summary EMPLOYER PAID PENSION PLAN OF 29.75% OF YOUR ANNUAL SALARY! GENEROUS BENEFITS PACKAGE! Provides care to children and adolescents with a wide-range of ailment in PICU . Job Requirement Education/Experience: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing and meets the requirements as specified in the Nursing Administrative Policy # PP-101, minimum of one (1) year recent (within the past five (5) years) PICU RN experience in a similar facility. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Current License by the Nevada State Board of Nursing to Practice as a Registered Nurse, Basic Life support (BLS) certification, Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification (ACLS), Neonatal Resuscitation Protocol (NRP), and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS).Trauma Nurse Core Certification (TNCC) and Advance Burn Life Support (ABLS) must be obtained within one (1) of hire date. Pediatric Chemotherapy Certification must be obtained within two (2) years of hire date. Failure to obtain or maintain licensure and/or certification will result in termination of employment. Current BLS required upon hire. Current ACLS and PALS certifications upon hire or within six (6) months of hire. TNCC and ABLS within 12 months of hire. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements A minimum of one (1) year recent (within the past five (5) years) ICU and/or PICU RN experience in a similar facility. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Nursing process (assessment, planning, implementation and coordination of patient care); anatomy and physiology; standards of care; disease process; medical equipment; patient care plan development; patient evaluation and assessment techniques; body mechanics used with ambulating, transferring and repositioning patients; how to use general office equipment including, but not limited to: facsimiles, copiers, telephones and computers; pharmacology and medication administration; Nurse Practice Act; department and hospital safety practice and procedures; patient rights; age specific patient care practices; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Implementing nursing process including assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation; working with high risk or critically ill patients; performing invasive nursing procedures associated with area of specialty; developing and implementing education programs associated with specialty; organizing, prioritizing and delegating work; using computers and related software applications; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting and use standard equipment, including stamina to remain standing and/or walk for extended periods of time, and strength to examine and treat varied patients, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Nov 16, 2021
Full Time
Position Summary EMPLOYER PAID PENSION PLAN OF 29.75% OF YOUR ANNUAL SALARY! GENEROUS BENEFITS PACKAGE! Position Summary: Prepares and compiles records of patients for treatment in a clinic or admission into an in-patient facility, ensuring that all policies and procedures are observed. Maintains and updates patient's medical records and enter patient information into computer. ***This FULL-TIME posting is for Various Medical Surgical & Critical Care Departments -Current and future openings** 1800 W. Charleston Blvd. 89102: - 2 SO MS - 6094 - 4 NO - 6084 - 2 W MS - 6092 - 4 SO - 6086 - 1300 MS - 6080 - 5 NO - 6090 - 1400 MS - 6088 - 5 SO - 6180 - 1500 MS - 6083 - 3W - IMC - 6270 - S SO - IMC - 6085 Job Requirement Education/Experience: Equivalent to graduation from high school and two (2) years clerical support experience in a clinical setting. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Some positions may require Notary Public Certification. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements 2 Years RECENT DOCUMENTED (within past 5 years) Unit Clerk / Unit Secretary experience in a hospital setting . 2 years RECENT DOCUMENTED (within past 5 years) experience supporting Medical/Surgical Unit(s) . 2 years RECENT DOCUMENTED (within past 5 years) experience supporting Critical Care Unit(s). Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Specialized knowledge of area of assignment; hospital and departmental policies and procedures; laws, rules and regulations governing area of assignment; terminology used in area of assignment; department and hospital safety practice and procedures; patient rights; age specific patient care practices; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Filling out claims, forms and applications according to laws and guidelines in area of assignment; preparing technical and statistical reports; performing technical, specialized, complex and difficult office support work; using initiative and judgement within established procedural guidelines; setting priorities and meeting critical deadlines; preparing presentation materials for program or service offered; developing interpersonal relations with a variety of people; using computers and related software applications; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical office setting and use standard office equipment, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, stamina to remain seated and maintain concentration for extended periods of time, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or a negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Nov 16, 2021
Part Time
Position Summary Serves as the primary point of contact for patient scheduling, registration, and ensuring timely authorization form insurance carriers to optimize the hospitals revenue cash flow. Coordinating schedules for patients and providers. Collects, verifies and updates patient demographic and guarantor information. Verifies insurance benefits/eligibility, manages referrals runs patient estimate, collects copays and patient estimated out of pocket expenses and appropriate. Performs appointment scheduling, registration and customer services duties. Obtains authorization and re-authorization as needed, for both professional and facility services as well as notification for inpatient stays. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Equivalent to graduation from high school and two (2) years Admitting Discharge experience in a hospital setting or one (1) year surgery scheduling experience or one (1) year experience working in a physicians office performing scheduling/authorization activities. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Scheduling and authorization procedures; medical terminology; laws, rules, and regulations governing area of assignment; financial system and insurance requirements; commercial and governmental payers, Medicare plans; CPT, ICD 10 procedure coding; Medicare rules and regulations; department and hospital safety practice and procedures; patient rights; age specific patient care practices; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Communicating effectively with physicians, patients, and other employees; customer services; computerized scheduling system; verifying benefits and eligibility; forms and applications according to laws and guidelines in area of assignment; preparing technical and statistical reports; performing technical, specialized office support work; using initiative and judgement within established procedural guidelines; setting priorities and meeting critical deadlines; using computers and related software applications; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting and use standard office equipment, stamina to remain seated for extended periods of time and maintain concentration, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or an eligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects, including the human body. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: 11/29/2021 5:00 PM Pacific
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Nov 16, 2021
Full Time
Position Summary GENEROUS BENEFITS PLAN EMPLOYER-PAID PENSION 29.75% OF YOUR ANNUAL SALARY Position Summary: The Acute Care Nurse Practitioner is part of the multidisciplinary team, overseeing and managing acute patients and works closely with hospitalists, emergency physicians, subspecialists, and support staff. Care will include performing history and physical examinations, developing a differential and working diagnosis, ordering laboratory and diagnostic studies and images, performing procedures within scope of practice, developing and ordering treatment plans; providing patient and family education, ordering of medications, and referring patients for specialty consultations as indicated. Incumbents in this class work independently under the general direction of a physician pursuant to state statute. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing and two (2) years of related clinical nursing experience. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Valid State of Nevada License to Practice as a Registered Nurse, and; State of Nevada License to Practice as an Advanced Practice Nurse, and; State of Nevada Pharmacy Board License to Prescribe Medications, and; DEA Controlled Substance Registration Certificate, and; Basic Life Support (BLS) certification. Some positions may require Neonatal Resuscitation Protocol (NRP). Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements This Advanced Practitioner will co-manage patients in close collaboration with the physicians, with opportunities for on-the-job instruction by the physicians to help further develop their skills and experience. The incumbent will offer a full spectrum of care for people facing kidney and pancreas issues such as diabetes, chronic kidney disease, and end-stage renal disease. Excellent communication skills to include oral and written comprehension/expression. National Speciality Board Certification in Age-Specific, Speciality Patient Population. Ability to manage fast-paced, busy clinical environments in the hospital and at the center related to changing patient needs, including working with patients with acute, chronic, and complex transplant-related issues. Registered Nurse or Nurse Practitioner experience with transplant recipients is highly preferred. Ability and willingness to serve the community pursuing academic distinction through patient-centered care consistent with standards for performance improvement and organizational values (e.g., efficiency & financial responsibility, safety, high quality & excellence, teamwork, compassion, accountability, integrity, and respect). Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Anatomy and physiology; chemistry; microbiology; age appropriate growth and development; pathophysiology and disease processes; current standards of medical and health care; limitations of the scope of practice; diagnostic tools; pharmacology; department and hospital safety practices and procedures; patient rights; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures; age-specific patient care practices. Skill in: Diagnosing patient conditions and interpreting findings from the examination and diagnostic tests; performing complete physical examinations; taking medical histories; writing information in the patient's chart; oral communication with patients to obtain information and convey health information; communicating effectively with a wide variety of patients from a diverse socio-economic and ethnic background; using a variety of diagnostic tools, depending upon the area of specialization; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting and use standard equipment, stamina to remain standing and/or walk for extended periods of time, vision to read instruments, printed materials and a VDT screen, hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 20 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 pounds of force frequently, and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: Continuous