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Monday
Apr252016

St. Joseph's Health Coach at LCGH

Position Summary: 

The Health Coach will identify and carry a caseload of patients with chronic or complex diseases and high utilization patterns; support patients in transitioning across the continuum of care by providing nurse assessment and care planning, education, coordination and consultation; track individual and population based outcomes.

Education, Training, Experience, Certification and Licensure:

Bachelor's prepared nurse with 2 years experience in medical primary care, patient coaching or outpatient case management.  Candidates must demonstrate at least two year in providing patient/family education. Training in the Care Transitions Intervention or Transitional Care models a plus.  Experience in collecting and utilizing population-based data to identify patients and prioritize interventions preferred.

 

SPECIAL EQUIPMENT, SKILLS OR OTHER REQUIREMENTS:

Successful candidates will have excellent interpersonal skills to work successfully with patients and the members of the clinical care team.  They will take the initiative to ensure clinical care and related support services are made available to patients. They will also have the ability to think critically and creatively about what is needed to improve patient activation and health improvement. Successful candidates must be excellent educators and be able to empower patients.  Successful candidates will need to be able to function successfully in a fast-paced environment, successfully prioritize responsibilities and multitask.

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Wednesday
Apr062016

Nurse Manager - OR

Lewis County General Hospital is currently seeking a full time Nurse Manager for our OR Department.    Current NY State RN license, ACLS required, BSN and PALS preferred. Both clinical and managerial experience is required for this position. Contribution to high quality Surgical care given to families by a team of nurses and skilled providers. Opportunity for professional growth and satisfaction. We offer a competitive salary, commensurate with experience, and benefits package. Qualified applicants may forward resume to: James A. Swords, Director of Human Resources, Lewis County General Hospital, 7785 N. State St., Lowville, NY 13367. E.O.E.  Email jswords@lcgh.net or Fax: 315-376-5572.

Thursday
Dec102015

Part-time Registered Nurses Hospice/Home Health

Part-time Registered Nurses  for the Certified Hospice Program and Certified Home Health Agency.  The Hospice RN    responsibilities include providing palliative care to hospice patients within the interdisciplinary model which includes on-call as needed.  The Certified Home Health Agency RN responsibilities include short-term skilled nursing care to homebound residents with intermittent on call responsibilities for after hours coverage.  Home Care or Hospice experience preferred,  2 years of Medical/Surgical nursing experience and excellent interpersonal communications skills are required.   New York State license to practice as a Registered Professional Nurse and driver’s license are required.  We offer a very competitive salary and benefits package including medical, dental and NYS retirement.  Qualified applicants may forward resume to: James A. Swords, Director of Human Resources Lewis County General Hospital 7785 N. State Street, Lowville, NY 13367 email jswords@lcgh.net .  Fax: 315-376-5572 

Monday
Dec072015

Hospital Controller

Lewis County General has immediate opening for a Hospital Controller.  Our Controller is responsible for performance of highly responsible professional accounting, fiscal management and administration. The work is preformed under the direction of the Chief Financial Officer.  Possession of a master’s degree in accounting, business administration, economics or related field, with a minimum of 24 semester credit hours in accounting is required along with two years of experience or a bachelor’s degree as described above with four years of experience. We offer a competitive financial package based on experience and attractive benefits. Qualified applicants may forward resume to: James A. Swords, Director of Human Resources, Lewis County General Hospital, 7785 N. State St., Lowville, NY  13367, Fax: 315-376-5572. E.O.E.  jswords@lcgh.net

Monday
Nov162015

Registered Nurses 

Lewis County General Hospital is seeking Full-time and Part Time Registered Nurses for immediate opening in ICU.  We offer experience based salarys, outstanding shift differentials, and a great benefit package including NY State Retirement System, affordable health and dental insurance and tuition reimbursement.  Graduation from an approved school of nursing with a permit or license to practice in New York State is required with training in ACLS. PALS and Critical Care experience preferred. Apply at or send/fax resume to:  James A. Swords, Director of Human Resources, Lewis County General Hospital, 7785 N. State Street, Lowville, NY 13367, Fax: 315-376-5572 or email: jswords@lcgh.net