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Lewis County General Hospital is seeking Full-time and Part Time Registered Nurses for immediate opening in ICU, Medical Surgical unit, OR and Emergency Department.  We offer experience based salaries, 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 



Lewis County General Hospital is currently looking for a Casual Occupational Therapist. This individual will be responsible for evaluating and treating a wide range of patient populations which could include Hospital acute care, nursing home, home health and outpatients. New graduates are welcome.   Join a dynamic Rehabilitation Team that focuses on quality care and integrated therapy for clients. Candidate must possess current NYS license Occupational Therapist.  Lewis County General Hospital offers an attractive benefits package including medical/dental insurance, NYS Retirement and much more. Premium salaries commensurate with experience.  Interested candidates should forward resume to James A. Swords, Director of Human Resources, Lewis County General Hospital. 7785 N. State St., Lowville, NY 13367, or email jswords@lch.net for more information. E.O.E. www.lcgh.net



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.



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.




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.


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