Employment Opportunities - Sheridan Community Hospital


Emergency Department Manager


Full-Time Position

Department: Emergency Room

Hours: Full time

Special Training: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing with an associate, bachelors or masters degree in Nursing. Current License to practice as registered nurse in State of Michigan and in good standing with licensing board.

Description: Position Title:  Emergency Department Manager

Position Location/Department: Emergency Department

FT/PT/Other: Full Time

Education: Graduate from an accredited school of nursing with an associate, bachelors or master's degree in Nursing. Current license to practice as a registered nurse in the State of Michigan, and is in good standing with the licensing board.

Experience: Three to five years of experience in emergency services, acute patient care setting or critical care nursing including supervisory experience and/or patient management experience preferred.

Job Summary: Emergency Department Manager will be responsible and accountable to the Director of Nursing for patient management and oversight of the emergency department including and assisting with all services associated with trauma care. Advocates and supports quality improvement, patient safety, and infection control for the emergency department. Supervises assigned personnel to the department and liaisons with other departments for support of emergency services operations.

Requirements:
*Organizational skills with an attention to detail
*Team builder; willing and able to work shoulder to shoulder with the emergency department team-managing by example
*Create an environment of trust and mutual respect through interaction with team
*Monitors performance of ED team during daily operations, emergency situations, along with after-care
*Refine processes and instill critical thinking as core skills of team; capable of raising the bar for expectation for the ED team
*Possess and demonstrate management with the abilities for exceptional communication and problem solving
*Sets expectations through applying measurable goals and objectives and holds team accountable for progress to goals and objectives
*Able to meaningfully engage emergency department/physician staff
*Balance the needs and capabilities of the ED services with the realities of a small rural hospital
*Capable of applying new standards with eye toward increasing emergency department volume and complexity of care offered
*Develop ways to improve and streamline patient flow and identify process improvement initiatives
*Maintains ED inventory of supplies and medications working in conjunction with central supply, pharmacy and anesthesia; works with central supply to make arrangements and manage equipment venders and manufacturing representatives in accordance with hospital policy
*Understand and apply hospital policy and procedures along with identifying ways to improve policies through experience and observation
*Assists in the management of boarding to efficiently managing time and maximizing throughput
*Identify and execute a skills improvement plan to safely increase the level of acuity of care by instilling confidence and a sense of empowerment needed for critical thinking and problem-solving
*Develop a team of enthusiastic nurses that strive to achieve and excel at providing the level care and patient (and family) service that will distinguish the function of the department
*Recruitment of high caliber nursing staff and create innovative staffing models to meet the needs of a small rural hospital; establish needs and opportunities for training, continuing education, job shadowing and other interactions with outside organizations; conduct assessments of ED staff and help identify training and education programs that contribute to building talent, including the development of ED staff to support HAZMAT and other biological medical condition threats that may arise
*Motivate people around new methods and processes
*Understands Meaningful Use and is proficient with an electronic health record along with being able to train staff in its use for effective charting and charge capture
*Able to assist in identifying resources and prioritizing need based upon emergency department/walk-in clinic volume and cost
*Assures emergency services is in compliance with current standards established by the HFAP, CMS, and other regulatory agencies. Monitors compliance with State of Michigan requirements for licensure renewal by ED staff personnel
*Interacts with physicians and other department managers regarding patient care issues in collaboration with the Director of Nursing
*Participates on committees as assigned for purposes of developing and implementing standards for quality of emergency services, reviewing quality and risk and identifying and developing quality improvement plans accordingly along with implement overseeing activities required to complete established QI projects
*Responsible, in collaboration with the Director of Nursing to monitor budget on a regular basis
*Ensures ED staff coverage and adjusts quickly to short-notice staffing deficiencies.  Adjusts work scheduling to meet organization needs and to ensure safe patient care staffing
*Addresses compliance with patient care policies, protocol and procedures
*Conducts annual evaluations and ensures competencies are performed for all members of the ED services
*Responsible for preparing occurrence reports in accordance with Risk Management protocol and policies whether they be patient, family, or visitor
*Continually monitors patient satisfaction and investigates ways to improve the level of satisfaction
*Demonstrates the ability to use all channels of communication to address concerns, problems, and conflicts with other departments

Sheridan Community Hospital is an equal opportunity employer.


Posting Date: 1/30/2018

Contact Person: Janelle Crane, HR Cooridnator, jcrane@sheridanhospital.com

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HIM Coordinator


Full-Time Position

Department: HIM

Hours: Full Time 7am - 4pm

Special Training: RHIT/ RHIA 3 to 5 years; Must have had at least 2 years working experience with a hospital information system

Description: With instruction from the HIPAA/Corporate Compliance Officer, the HIM Coordinator will be responsible for planning, organizing, and directing the functions of the HIM Department. It is the Coordinator's responsibility to ensure that Patient Health Information/Medical Record is complete and properly stored in accordance with standard procedures established by the hospital and regulatory agencies. The Coordinator will work closely with the professional staff and allied health providers.

Required Qualifications

Education: Associates degree of Health Information Technology or Bachelors degree of Health Information Administration

Certification : Successful completion of the RHIT (Registered Health Information Technician) certification exam or RHIA (Registered Health Information Administrator) certification exam *Must currently have one of these certifications to be considered

Experience: Must have at least 2 years experience in the Health Information Management field, 1-2 years supervisory experience preferred

Additional Requirements: Must possess and demonstrate management skills with abilities to communicate, problem solve and accountability. Must have an excellent knowledge of medical terminology. Must have knowledge of legal issues involving the patient record. Must have a working knowledge of ICD-9-CM/ICD-10 and CPT-4 coding. Must have working knowledge of AOA, CMS and HIPPA requirements. Must have knowledge of state and federal regulations in regards to Health Information. Excellent skills and knowledge of personal computers and software programs used to: prepare reports, compile statistics, prepare presentations and research information.

Sheridan Community Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Posting Date: 1/8/2018

Contact Person: Janelle Crane, HR Coordinator, jcrane@sheridanhospital.com

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Registered Nurse for ER


Full-Time Position

Department: Emergency Room

Hours: Full-time, Nights, Work Hours May Vary

Special Training: Associates Degree, Diploma Graduate in Nursing, or BSN; Current Michigan license as a Registered Nurse, BCLS, ACLS, PALS, and TNCC (or obtain within one year)

Description: -BCLS, ACLS, PALS, and TNCC (Or obtain within one year)
-Strong leadership skills
-Effective interpersonal communication skills
-Ability to organize multiple tasks
-Excellent critical thinking skills
-Positive attitude among fellow associates and customers alike
-Flexibility with changing tasks
-Must have the ability to handle the physical and mental demands of the position
-Cross-training for other nursing departments may be required
-Punctuality is a must for this position   

Sheridan Community Hospital is an equal opportunity employer.


Posting Date: 3/23/2018

Contact Person: Janelle Crane, HR Coordinator, jcrane@sheridanhospital.com

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Certified Surgical Technologist


Full-Time Position

Department: Surgery Department

Hours: FT

Description: Education: Graduated from an accredited school with a degree/certification as a Certified Surgical Technologist, Maintain current Michigan license as a Certified Surgical Technologist and in good standing, Minimum 1 year experience working in a surgical department or outpatient surgery center, BLS certification

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
-Organizational skills with an attention to detail
-Team builder, willing to work shoulder to shoulder with nursing services staff
-Contribute to an environment of trust and mutual respect through interaction with the surgical team
-Monitors and anticipates equipment needs, quickly notifies RN of discrepancies
-Utilize critical thinking skills; maintains high expectations for self and other team members
-Conduct inventory of supplies and restock shelves/cabinets; coordinates resupply with central supply
-Assists in assuring hospital is in compliance with current standards established by HFAP, CMS and other regulatory agencies
-Check supplies and equipment needed for surgical procedures, per surgeon's preference cards
-Scrubs, gowns and gloves other surgical team members as required
-Sets up sterile table with instruments, supplies, equipment and medications/solutions needed
-Performs appropriate counts with circulator prior to the operation and before incision is closed
-Assists in draping sterile field
-Passes instruments, needed supplies to surgeon during procedure
-Maintains highest standard of sterile technique during procedure
-Prepares sterile dressings
-Cleans and prepares instruments for terminal sterilization
-Assists in autoclaving and wrapping instruments after sterilization
-Assists other members of the surgical team with terminal cleaning of OR suite between cases and at end of day.  
-Assists in prepping room for the next surgical case

Sheridan Community Hospital is an equal opportunity employer.

Posting Date: 3/27/2018

Contact Person: Janelle Crane, HR Coordinator, jcrane@sheridanhospital.com

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CT/X-ray Technologist (Contingent)


Part-Time Position

Department: X-Ray

Hours: Varies

Special Training: ARRT Registered, CT Experience, BCLS

Description: The available position requires a technologist willing to perform general radiography, surgical C-Arm, CT, and other duties as necessary. Basic computer skills, EMR familiarity, effective communication skills, the ability to work independently and to conduct oneself in a professional setting are required.

Sheridan Community Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Posting Date: 3/23/2018

Contact Person: Janelle Crane, HR Coordinator, jcrane@sheridanhospital.com

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Speech Therapist (Contingent)


Part-Time Position

Department: Rehabilitation Services

Hours: Contingent

Special Training: Speech Language Pathology Certification, CPR Certification

Description: Sheridan Community Hospital is looking for a contingent Speech Language Pathologist for our short-term Rehab program.  We are a 22 bed hospital.  

EDUCATION: Education and experience requirements for Certification of Clinical Competence (CCC) in speech pathology or audiology granted by the American speech Language Hearing Association

Sheridan Community Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Posting Date: 1/8/2018

Contact Person: Janelle Crane, HR Coordinator, jcrane@sheridanhospital.com

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Occupational Therapist (Contingent)


Part-Time Position

Department: Rehabilitation Services

Hours: Contingent

Special Training: Graduate from an accredited Occupational Therapy Program, Current State of Michigan Occupational Therapy License, CPR Certification

Description: Occupational Therapist at Sheridan Community Hospital & Clinics deliver care to outpatient, inpatient and Short-term Rehab Program (Swing Bed) patients. With the Short-Term Rehab Program, Occupational Therapists must provide quality patient care without unrealistic productivity demands. SCH & Clinics is a 22-bed hospital. The candidate must be a team player and flexible with scheduling. One year of experience in short term Rehab and/or Outpatient Therapy is desired. As part time, paid time off, benefits and paid CEUs are offered.

Sheridan Community Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Posting Date: 1/8/2018

Contact Person: Janelle Crane, HR Coordinator, jcrane@sheridanhospital.com

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Physical Therapist


Part-Time Position

Department: Rehabilitation Services

Hours: Part Time, Varies

Special Training: Graduate from an accredited Physical Therapy Program, Current State of Michigan Physical Therapy License, CPR Certification

Description: Physical Therapist at Sheridan Community Hospital & Clinics deliver care to outpatient, inpatient and Short-term Rehab Program (Swing Bed) patients. With the Short-Term Rehab Program, Physical Therapists must provide quality patient care without unrealistic productivity demands. SCH & Clinics is a 22-bed hospital. The candidate must be a team player and flexible with scheduling. One year of experience in short term Rehab and/or Outpatient Therapy is desired. As part time, paid time off, benefits and paid CEUs are offered.

Sheridan Community Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Posting Date: 1/11/2018

Contact Person: Janelle Crane, HR Coordinator, jcrane@sheridanhospital.com

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Billing Clerk


Full-Time Position

Department: Patient Accounts

Hours: 80 hours per pay period, Monday thru Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm

Special Training: High school graduate, preferred completion of billing/coding certificate program/associates degree, knowledge of medical terminology, preferred 3 to 4 years facility/Medical billing experience

Description: -Facility/Medical billing experience required
-Good written and verbal communication skills, comfortable dealing with large amounts of data quickly and efficiently, detailed-oriented and precise, able to deal with confidential and sensitive information in a tactful and discreet manner
-Be able to meet the physical and mental requirements of this position
-Be able to work efficiently with Word and Excel programs
-Knowledge of Critical Access Hospital and RHC Clinic billing regulations preferred but not required


Equal Opportunity Employer
Sheridan Community Hospital
301 N Main St, PO Box 279
Sheridan, MI 48884
Fax (989) 291-0461

Posting Date: 2/19/2018

Contact Person: Janelle Crane, HR Coordinator, jcrane@sheridanhospital.com

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Certified Surgical Technologist


Full-Time Position

Department: Surgery

Hours: FT

Description: Education: Graduated from an accredited school with a degree/certification as a Certified Surgical Technologist, Maintain current Michigan license as a Certified Surgical Technologist and in good standing, Minimum 1 year experience working in a surgical department or outpatient surgery center, BLS certification

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
-Organizational skills with an attention to detail
-Team builder, willing to work shoulder to shoulder with nursing services staff
-Contribute to an environment of trust and mutual respect through interaction with the surgical team
-Monitors and anticipates equipment needs, quickly notifies RN of discrepancies
-Utilize critical thinking skills; maintains high expectations for self and other team members
-Conduct inventory of supplies and restock shelves/cabinets; coordinates resupply with central supply
-Assists in assuring hospital is in compliance with current standards established by HFAP, CMS and other regulatory agencies
-Check supplies and equipment needed for surgical procedures, per surgeon's preference cards
-Scrubs, gowns and gloves other surgical team members as required
-Sets up sterile table with instruments, supplies, equipment and medications/solutions needed
-Performs appropriate counts with circulator prior to the operation and before incision is closed
-Assists in draping sterile field
-Passes instruments, needed supplies to surgeon during procedure
-Maintains highest standard of sterile technique during procedure
-Prepares sterile dressings
-Cleans and prepares instruments for terminal sterilization
-Assists in autoclaving and wrapping instruments after sterilization
-Assists other members of the surgical team with terminal cleaning of OR suite between cases and at end of day.  
-Assists in prepping room for the next surgical case


Sheridan Community Hospital is an equal opportunity employer.

Posting Date: 3/27/2018

Contact Person: Janelle Crane, HR Coordinator, jcrane@sheridanhospital.com

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Patient Access Specialist


Part-Time Position

Department: Patient Access/Registration

Hours: Varies

Special Training: High School Graduate

Description: Special Training: Computer skills, Excellent Customer Service, BCLS preferred not required, Cerner experience preferred not required.

Requirements: Will work holidays, weekends and occasionally all shift when needed. The candidate must be flexible to work the majority of the time alone. Answering the switchboard and registering patients. This position requires an individual that is organized, can prioritize and dedicated. Great customer service is a MUST for this position. Must have also completed at least one computer skills program and be proficient or have worked with computers for a minimum of two years. This candidate will be trained on all shifts and in two locations of the hospital where patient access is located. Must have full understanding of HIPAA.

Other: Must be flexible, dependable, good computer skills, and great communication skills. The candidate must have the ability to adapt to all three shifts as needed and available to work where needed. BCLS Training is also preferred but not a requirement. Experience with the EMR system Cerner is preferred but not required.

Sheridan Community Hospital is an equal opportunity employer.



Posting Date: 3/6/2018

Contact Person: Janelle Crane, HR Coordinator, jcrane@sheridanhospital.com

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Contingent MLT, MT, CLS or equivalent certification


Part-Time Position

Department: Laboratory

Hours: All shifts; contingent

Special Training: MLT, MT, CLS or equivalent certification

Description: -Confident and proficient enough to work alone.
-Good phlebotomy skills.
-Use techniques specified in procedure manuals for analysis of patient specimens to include urine, blood, sputum, feces and other biological fluids.
-Receives written (LIS) or Laboratory requests for routine or STAT orders.
-Performs chemical, serological, hematological and microscopic tests to obtain data for use in the diagnosis and treatment of disease.
-Performs transfusion testing, including ABO/RH types and cross-match to ascertain compatibility.
-Performs blood gas testing.
-Perform Calibration and QC on all lab equipment as needed.
-Perform equipment maintenance on lab equipment such as chemistry, hematology, and coagulation analyzers.
-Reports any special circumstances or critical to the provider and blood bank to the pathologist.
-Processes and report test (CLIA waived, moderate and high complexity) result in a timely manner.
-Performs clerical functions as needed and any designated functions assigned by the Lab Manager.

Sheridan Community Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer




Posting Date: 1/8/2018

Contact Person: Janelle Crane, HR Coordinator, jcrane@sheridanhospital.com

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Registered Nurse - Contingent


Part-Time Position

Department: Medical Surgical Floor

Hours: Shifts and hours will vary

Special Training: Associate`s Degree or Diploma Graduate in Nursing, or BSN

Description: BCLS, ACLS, and PALS, (Or obtain within one year), Strong leadership skills, effective interpersonal communication skills, ability to organize multiple tasks, excellent critical thinking skills, positive attitude among fellow associates and customers alike, and flexibility with changing tasks.  Must have the ability to handle the physical and mental demands of the position.  Punctuality is a must.

Sheridan Community Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Posting Date: 1/8/2018

Contact Person: Janelle Crane, HR Coordinator, jcrane@sheridanhospital.com

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Registered Nurse - Contingent


Part-Time Position

Department: Emergency Department

Hours: Varies

Special Training: Diploma Graduate, Associates Degree, or BSN in Nursing. Current Michigan License as a Registered Nurse

Description: BCLS, ACLS, and PALS, (Or obtain within one year), Strong leadership skills, effective interpersonal communication skills, ability to organize multiple tasks, excellent critical thinking skills, positive attitude among fellow associates and customers alike, and flexibility with changing tasks.  Must have the ability to handle the physical and mental demands of the position.  Punctuality is a must.  May need to assist in other departments.

Sheridan Community Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Posting Date: 1/8/2018

Contact Person: Janelle Crane, HR Coordinator, jcrane@sheridanhospital.com

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Patient Care Technician (Contingent)


Part-Time Position

Department: Emergency Department

Hours: Varies, Per-Diem

Special Training: High School Graduate or Equivalent, Certified or Registered as a Medical Assistant, Certified Nursing Assistant, or Surgical Technician is required.

Description: Effective interpersonal skills, positive attitude among fellow associates and customers alike, and flexibility with multiple and changing tasks. Computer and customer service skills are essential. Punctuality is a must.  One year of clinical experience preferred. Must have the ability to handle the physical, mental, and time-management demands of the position. Cross-training to other nursing departments (like surgery, emergency, etc.) may be required along with direct patient care being performed.  PCT may assist with department paperwork and clerical duties.    

Sheridan Community Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Posting Date: 1/8/2018

Contact Person: Janelle Crane, HR Coordinator, jcrane@sheridanhospital.com

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Patient Care Technician (Contingent)


Part-Time Position

Department: Medical/Surgical Floor

Hours: Varies, Per-Diem

Special Training: High School Diploma or Equivalent, Certified or Registered as a Medical Assistant, Certified Nursing Assistant, or Licensed Practical Nurse is required

Description: Effective interpersonal skills, positive attitude among fellow associates and customers alike, and flexibility with multiple and changing tasks. Computer and customer service skills are essential. Punctuality is a must.  One year of clinical experience preferred. Must have the ability to handle the physical, mental, and time-management demands of the position. Cross-training to other nursing departments (like surgery, emergency, etc.) may be required along with direct patient care being performed.  PCT may assist with department paperwork and clerical duties.    

Sheridan Community Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Posting Date: 1/8/2018

Contact Person: Janelle Crane, HR Coordinator, jcrane@sheridanhospital.com

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