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Employee Benefits
Admissions Clerk - FT
Birth Center L&D RN - PRN
Clinic Medical Assistant
Clinic Phlebotomist
CNA
Dietary Aide - PT
ER Registration - PT
ER Tech - FT
General Nursing
HIS Clerk - FT
ICU RN Night Shift - PRN/FT
IT Help Desk - FT
Marketing Director
Med Surg RN - Full-Time & PRN
Med Tech/MLT/MLS
Medical Clinic Receptionist
OB RN - PRN/FT
Radiology Technologist - Full Time
Radiology Tech - PT, PRN Available
Respiratory Therapist - FT
Respiratory Therapist Team Lead - FT
Sonographer - FT/PRN
Utilization Review - FT
Urgent Care Receptionist - PT
Friends and Family Networking Program

SCKMC Is An Equal Opportunity Employer

  • In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at South Central Kansas Medical Center will be based on merit, qualifications, and abilities.
  • South Central Kansas Medical Center does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability or any other classification in accordance with federal, state and local statutes, regulations and ordinances.

Official Application
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Legal Information
South Central Kansas Medical Center will maintain your application for as long as legally required. Upon submitting your application we will take every effort to review it for proper consideration. If your qualifications meet the current needs of South Central Kansas Medical Center, our Human Resources Department will contact you. If an open position is not currently available, we will maintain your application for six months and consider it for future openings. If you meet the qualifications of the position and are selected for an interview, Human Resources or the Hiring Manager will phone or e-mail you. Thank you for your interest in South Central Kansas Medical Center.

Drug Testing
South Central Kansas Medical Center is committed to providing a safe, efficient, and productive work environment for all employees. To help ensure a safe and healthful working environment, each applicant to whom an offer of employment has been made will be required as a condition of employment to undergo a substance test. Applicants will be asked to read the policy and sign a Pre-Employment Offer and Employee Consent to Drug Screening.

Benefit Highlights

 

Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance

We offer a range of medical programs to help you get what you need for you and your family. We work hard to bring our employees the most competitive and affordable coverage each year.

Vacation and Illness Bank

We strive to provide a healthy work life balance to our employees, to do this we offer a competitive vacation and sick bank accrual. Employees are eligible for this benefit after only 90 days!

Employee Assistance Program

We care about your mental wellbeing. Through our partnership with EMPAC, we offer free and confidential counseling and coaching for you and your household.

Hospital Network Discount

At SCK Health we are a family, and who better to care for you than a member of your family? We offer up to $1,000 per year discount to our employees that use services at any SCK Health facility.

KPERS

SCK Health is proud to be a member of the Kansas Public Employees Retirement System (KPERS). Learn more about this great benefit here. 

Professional Development & Loan Forgiveness

We believe in the importance of promoting from within at SCK Health, giving back to the employees that have given to us. In order to do this, we pride ourselves on offering tuition and education assistance to our full and part-time employees who wish to further their education. As a quasi-governmental entity, SCK health employees may also qualify for Public Student Loan Forgiveness (PSLF). Learn more here. Through our partnership with KHA, our employees are eligible to apply for scholarships. Learn more about the KHA scholarship program here.

 

Additional Benefits:

KPERS Optional Life Insurance

KPERS 457: Deferred Compensation Program

AFLAC

LegalShield

Flex Spending Account

Registration /Switchboard/Cashier: Job Description

 

This position is responsible for obtaining accurate patient demographic and insurance information for both primary and secondary carriers, accurate verification of benefits and eligibility, maintenance of hospital census and control of the allocation of beds. Additionally, the position provides coverage of the switchboard, and serves as central communications to emergency support services, functions as a control for keys and personnel on property. Must be able to work rotating shifts, holidays, and weekends.

 

Responsibilities and Duties:

 

  • Responsible for prompt, courteous reception and processing of all patients presenting themselves for treatment. Completes registration documents for all patients. Records all patients seen on registration logs.
  • Responsible for accurate and complete collection of registration data. Gather insurance information, signatures and forms needed to submit billing to insurance companies.
  • Explains the hospital policy regarding payment at time of service. Receives payments, posts payments and prints receipts. Makes accurate change. Maintains cash in secure location using the proper security.
  • Answer the telephone, takes messages and communicates messages to the appropriate person.
  • If fully knowledgeable of all safety/emergency policy and procedures of the medical center. Is responsible for the communication link between all personnel inside of the medical center and to outside emergency officials in case of emergency conditions.
  • Receive and relay internal and external calls and provide general information according to protocol.
  • Maintain desk directories, on-call list, reference guides and other associated reference materials.
  • Operate beeper and paging system to contact personnel and code team.
  • Communicate codes, alerts, drills and other announcements according to established policies and protocols, including disaster management plans.

Physical Demands:

  1. Requires the ability to manage stressful situations.
  2. Occasional stress from varying demands.

 

Qualifications:

  • High school graduation or G.E.D
  • Knowledge, Skills: Computer Systems, Customer Relations, Medical Terminology, Organizational and Verbal Communication skills required
  • Ability to work independently and Ability to Multi Task and Prioritize preferred.

 

 

 

Working Conditions:

 

  • Requires full range of body motion including manual finger dexterity and eye-hand coordination.
  • Able to lift 25 pounds

 

This description is intended to provide only basic guidelines for meeting job requirements. Responsibilities, knowledge, skills, abilities and working conditions may change as needs evolve.

 

 

Contact Information
Krista Carrillo, Human Resources Manager
6401 Patterson Parkway
Arkansas City, KS 67005
Email: kristan@sckrmc.org
Phone: 620-441-5902

SCK Midwives is looking for a labor and delivery nurse to assist with births at the birthing center.

Active RN license required, previous experience preferred. 

 

Contact Information
Human Resources Director
SCKMC
PO BOX 1107
Arkansas City, KS 67005
Email:kristan@sckrmc.org
Phone: 620-442-2500

CLINIC MEDICAL ASSISTANT

South Central KS Medical Center is looking for a full-time Medical Assistant to assist one of our providers. Qualified candidates will be able to utilize EMR, administer prescribed medications and treatments and assist in office procedures. Candidates should possess excellent communication skills and be dedicated to providing quality care to our patients.

Preferred:

Active CNA or Medical Assistant certification

Contact Information
Krista Carrillo | Human Resources Manager
Phone: 620-441-5902 | Email:kristan@sckrmc.org

Clinic Phlebotomist

Hours are Monday – Friday 8am – 5pm with an hour lunch

Experience in medical office preferred

Collects blood sample by venipuncture, arterial and capillary puncture demonstrating skill with patients from newborn to geriatric.  Collect drug screen and paternity specimens among other duties assigned by Laboratory Team Leader.  Customer service and communication skills both written and oral a must.

Experienced preferred.

Contact Information
Human Resources Director
SCKMC
PO BOX 1107
Arkansas City, KS 67005
Email:mandym@sckrmc.org
Phone: 620-442-2500

CNA

Positions available:

Full time, Part-Time, PRN

 

Qualifications:

Must have a current CNA license.

Previous CNA experience preferred. 

Contact Information

Krista Carrillo, Human Resources Director
SCKMC
PO BOX 1107
Arkansas City, KS 67005
Email:kristan@sckrmc.org
Phone: 620-441-5902

Dietary Aide

Part-time

Description:

General kitchen assist duties including cleaning, dishes, cash register management, etc. As the dietary aide you will also generate patient menus, take patient meal orders, delivery trays and deliver snacks periodically. This position requires good communication, teamwork, and a positive attitude. Previous kitchen or waitress experience preferred.

 

Contact Information
Krista Carrillo, Human Resources Manager
6401 Patterson Parkway
Arkansas City, KS 67005
Email: kristan@sckrmc.org
Phone: 620-441-5902

ER Registrar:  Job Description

Responsible for greeting incoming patients, distributing paperwork, entering in pertinent information, including insurance and demographic, and handling the processing of insurance.

 

Responsibilities and Duties:

  1. Responsible for prompt, courteous reception and processing of all patients presenting themselves for treatment. Completes registration documents for ER patients as well as other patient types such as Inpatients, Outpatients and Physical therapy Patients.
  2. Records all patients seen on registration logs. Records pages sent to providers or ancillary departments on paging logs.
  3. Keeps record of any codes called such as Code Blue, Code Red, Fire, Code Grey, Code Pink, Code Black and Inclement Weather.
  4. Monitors alarm boards.  Listens to scanner traffic.
  5. Responsible for accurate and complete collection of registration data. Gathers insurance information, signatures, and forms needed to submit billing to insurance companies.
  6.  Receives payments. Makes accurate change. Maintains cash in a secure location using the proper security.
  7. Staffs the medical center switchboard. Operates the house paging system. Operates Tiger text for providers. Takes messages and communicates messages to the appropriate person.
  8. Responsible for making the call schedules daily-night shift.
  9. Responsible for performing audits and correcting accounts.
  10. Is fully knowledgeable of all safety/emergency policy and procedures of the medical center. Is responsible for the communication link between all personnel inside of the medical center and to outside emergency officials in case of emergency conditions.

 

Physical Demands:

  1. Combination of sitting, standing, bending, light lifting and walking.
  2. Regularly exposed to risk of blood borne pathogens.
  3. Exposed to unpleasant elements.
  4. Requires the ability to manage stressful situations.
  5. Occasional stress from varying demands.

 

Qualifications:

  • Education: High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Experience: Computer experience required.

 

Working Conditions:

  • Work may be stressful at times.
  • Interaction with others is constant and interruptive.
  • Contact involves dealing with sick people.
  • Exposure to communicable diseases and other conditions

 

 

Contact Information
Krista Carrillo, Human Resources Manager
6401 Patterson Parkway
Arkansas City, KS 67005
Email: kristan@sckrmc.org
Phone: 620-441-5902

Position: Emergency Room Technician

Full-time Nights or Day shift

Description:

  1. Works cooperatively within own department and with other services to create a system of quality care delivery.
  2. Initiates patient care by receiving patient from the registrar area and escorting the patient to the appropriate exam area, registering patient, recording allergies, tetanus status, how arrived, time received, patient physicians, and obtain weight of all children under 10 years of age.
  3. Assist the RN, physician or PA with patient care and procedures by maintaining a working knowledge of all items listed on the evaluation skills checklist.
  4. Pays close attention to the work environment and is very conscientious about keeping it safe, uncluttered and free of hazards.
  5. Reflect professional image for the job.
  6. Is self motivated and highly organized.
  7. Responds and participates in emergency care.
  8. Required to wear navy blue scrubs.

Qualifications:

License: CNA or EMT

Certifications: CPR

Education: Minimum of a High School Diploma or equivalent.

Experience: Minimum of 1 year experience in clinical practice.

Other: Follows nursing cart and all related activities in ER according to the policies, procedures, philosophy, and objectives of the department and the medical center. Able to communicate with other employees, administration, physicians, and customers. Valid drivers license. Reliable transportation.

Reporting Relationship:

Department Manager/Supervisor:

ER Team Leader, ER RN, Administration

Immediate Reports:

 

None

Interrelationships:

 

Work cooperatively with the other nursing units, ancillary staff, supportive services, administrative staff and medical staff. Must work effectively with patients of all ages.

 

Working Conditions:

Job responsibilities require constant exposure to noise, lighting, and/or temperature levels. Exposure to irritating, unpleasant, or hazardous elements or conditions (i.e. blood, chemicals, and infectious diseases) is constant.

Contact Information
Krista Carrillo | HR Manager
Phone: 620-441-5902 | Email: kristan@sckrmc.org

General Nursing

Description:

  1. Works cooperatively within own department and with other services to create a system of quality care delivery.
  2. Initiates patient care by receiving patient from the registrar area and escorting the patient to the appropriate exam area, registering patient, recording allergies, tetanus status, how arrived, time received, patient physicians, and obtain weight of all children under 10 years of age.
  3. Assist the RN, physician or PA with patient care and procedures by maintaining a working knowledge of all items listed on the evaluation skills checklist.
  4. Pays close attention to the work environment and is very conscientious about keeping it safe, uncluttered and free of hazards.
  5. Reflect professional image for the job.
  6. Is self motivated and highly organized.
  7. Responds and participates in emergency care.
  8. Required to wear navy blue scrubs.

Qualifications:

License: CNA or EMT

Certifications: CPR

Education: Minimum of a High School Diploma or equivalent.

Experience: Minimum of 1 year experience in clinical practice.

Other: Follows nursing cart and all related activities in ER according to the policies, procedures, philosophy, and objectives of the department and the medical center. Able to communicate with other employees, administration, physicians, and customers. Valid drivers license. Reliable transportation.

Reporting Relationship:

Department Manager/Supervisor:

ER Team Leader, ER RN, Administration

Immediate Reports:

 

None

Interrelationships:

 

Work cooperatively with the other nursing units, ancillary staff, supportive services, administrative staff and medical staff. Must work effectively with patients of all ages.

 

Working Conditions:

Job responsibilities require constant exposure to noise, lighting, and/or temperature levels. Exposure to irritating, unpleasant, or hazardous elements or conditions (i.e. blood, chemicals, and infectious diseases) is constant.

Contact Information
Krista Carrillo | HR Manager
Phone: 620-441-5902 | Email: kristan@sckrmc.org

HIS Clerk

Description:

  • The HIS clerk is responsible for prompt and courteous responses to requests for medical information in accordance with HIPAA, state law and hospital policy.
  • Reviews the electronic document management system and records contained within for appropriate image quality and indexing. Release of information corresponding with attorney's offices, insurance companies, and Workman's Comp.
  • Process requests for medical records from the Billing Office.
  • Reviews the electronic document management system and records contained within for appropriate image quality and indexing.
  • Pulls charts as requested for nursing staff throughout the facility.
  • Prepares documents for scanning into the electronic document management system and examines pages and verifies patient identification on each page.
  • Produces Birth Certificates for each baby born at SCKMC and transmits Birth Certificate date to the State Bureau of Vital Statistics.

Qualifications:

High school graduate or equivalent. Preferred: minimum 2-5 years HIM experience in a hospital setting with demonstrated competency. Knowledge of chart assembly and record flow of department.

 

Contact Information
Krista Carrillo | HR Manager
Phone: 620-441-5902 | Email: kristan@sckrmc.org

Position: ICU/CCU Registered Nurse PRN/F-T

Description:

  1. Maintains current knowledge of critical care.
  2. Demonstrates the ability to interview patient on arrival to ICU/CCU to establish the condition of the patient and urgency of care.
  3. Responsible for obtaining complete and accurate patient history of illness of injury and giving patient care in accordance to policies.
  4. Reviews and participates in the development of policies and procedures in ICU/CCU.
  5. Assures department is stocked by assisting with ordering supplies and pharmacy medication; assist with rotation of stock.
  6. Maintains a safe working environment for patients, family members and team members.
  7. Floats to other areas of the hospital when the unit is closed. Exercises independent judgment and initiative working in the area that has higher priority of need.
  8. Demonstrates support to other ICU/CCU team members to create a system of quality care.
  9. Attends ICU/CCU monthly meetings.
  10. Responds to emergency situations throughout the hospital as needed.

Qualifications:

Education: Maintain license by meeting Kansas Board of Nursing CEU requirements (30 CEU’s every 2 years).

License: Board certified in the state of Kansas.

Certifications: Must be ACLS

Experience: Minimum of one year of Med/Surg experience.

Other:  Must have knowledge of telemetry and emergency medications. Must have excellent interpersonal skills dealing with physicians, team members, patients and families.

 

Working Conditions:

Works in Med/Surg, ER, ICU, OB area 80% of the time.Job responsibilities require frequent exposure to noise, lighting, and/or temperature levels. Exposure to irritating, unpleasant, or hazardous elements or conditions (i.e. blood, chemicals, and infectious diseases) is frequent.

Position: IT Help Desk Technician

Description:

  1. Provide technical assistance and support for incoming queries and issues related to computer systems, software, and hardware.
  2. Respond to queries either in person or over the phone.
  3. Write training manuals.
  4. Train computer users.
  5. Maintain daily performance of computer systems.
  6. Respond to email messages for customers seeking help.
  7. Ask questions to determine nature of problem.
  8. Walk customer through problem-solving process.
  9. Install, modify, and repair computer hardware and software.
  10. Clean up computers.
  11. Run diagnostic programs to resolve problems.
  12. Resolve technical problems with Local Area Networks (LAN), Wide Area Networks (WAN), and other systems.
  13. Install computer peripherals for users.
  14. Follow up with customers to ensure issue has been resolved.
  15. Gain feedback from customers about computer usage.
  16. Create and maintain user ID’s and issuing passwords as necessary.
  17. Supports telephones and cell phones

Qualifications:

Education: IT degree preferred

Experience: Experience in a like position at a like facility preferred.

Other:

  • Tech savvy with working knowledge of office automation products, databases and remote control
  • Good understanding of computer systems, mobile devices and other tech products
  • Ability to diagnose and resolve basic technical issues
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Customer-oriented and cool-tempered

Reporting Relationship:

Department Manager/Supervisor:

Director Of IT, Administration

 

Immediate Reports:

 

None

Interrelationships:

 

Will work closely with all other department team leaders/ coordinators of a self directed work team.

 

Working Conditions:

Job responsibilities require constant exposure to noise, lighting, and/or temperature levels. Exposure to irritating, unpleasant, or hazardous elements or conditions (i.e. blood, chemicals, and infectious diseases) is possible.

Marketing Director

Description:

  1. Promote the hospital by being actively involved in community events and organizations.
  2. Plan and coordinate all in-hours social events (birthday parties, dances, recognition lunches etc).
  3. Perform as the public liaison for the hospital. Handle patient complaints, act as P.I.O during disasters, and serve as main point of contact for all media.
  4. Serve as a member of the SCKMC management team and as an administrative representative during Board of Trustee and various in-house meetings.
  5. Invoke community wide enthusiasm for the hospital by presenting its positive image.
  6. Provide health information to the public and staff whenever possible with the use of education, promotions, and events.
  7. Create and maintain a marketing plan effectively balancing recognition and budget restraints.

 

Qualifications:

Education: Bachelor’s in Marketing required

Experience: At least two years of marketing experience in a healthcare setting.

Other: PC computer literacy is essential. Experience in word processing, spreadsheets, presentation graphics is essential. Planning and analytical skills are essential. Demonstrated problem solving skills are essential. Experience with contract negotiations and facilitation skills are important considerations.

 

Contact Information
Human Resources Director
SCKMC
PO BOX 1107
Arkansas City, KS 67005
Email:kristan@sckrmc.org
Phone: 620-442-2500

MED SURG RN | Full-Time & PRN
Registered Nurse for the Medical/Surgical department.

  • Full time shift is 6:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. and includes every-other-weekend.
  • PRN opportunities also available.
  • Previous experience in an acute care facility is preferred.
  • Must have current Kansas Nursing License.

Contact Information
Krista Carrillo | Human Resources Manager
Phone: 620-441-5902 | Email:kristan@sckrmc.org

MED TECH /MLT /MLS
Full Time Position: 2nd/3rd Shift

Responsibilities include:

  • Patient testing
  • Handle and process lab orders
  • Equipment maintenance

Associate/Bachelor degree with ASCP or equivalent certification required.

Additional Information
Position Type : Full-Time
Shift : Other

Contact Information
Krista Carrillo | Human Resources Manager
Phone: 620-441-5902 | Email:kristan@sckrmc.org

Medical Clinic Receptionist

Medical Clinic Receptionist

This position is the first point of contact for patient and the community therefore individual must be professional and courteous to patients and staff.  Duties include but not limited to: answering the telephone; giving information about the practice within the limits of practice policies; greets patients, obtains and verifies patient information; advises patients, when necessary, of changes in expected schedule; creates and updates patient records accordingly.  This individual is responsible for all demographic and insurance information in patient charts/EMR, insuring all patients HIPPA papers are complete and maintains strict patient confidentiality.

 

Experience in medical office preferred


 

Contact Information
Human Resources Director
SCKMC
PO BOX 1107
Arkansas City, KS 67005
Email:kristan@sckrmc.org
Phone: 620-442-2500

OB RN - PRN/FT
Recent OB experience and at least 1 year acute care experience required
Must have a current Kansas Nursing License


Additional Information:
Position Type : PRN/FT
Shift : Nights, weekends


Contact Information:
Krista Carrillo | Human Resources Manager
Phone: 620-441-5902 | Email: kristan@sckrmc.org

Position: Radiology Technologist

Position Type: Full Time - Days

Description:

  1. Handles and processes radiology orders utilizing the computer system in an efficient manner. Is able to manage workload demands by organizing and prioritizing. Has ability to maintain mature and professional behavior under the stress of heavy workload and acute patient care situations. Has the ability to maintain concentration with frequent interruptions.
  2. Transports patients ranging in age from newborn to geriatric for imaging procedures.
  3. Correctly initiates and performs all imaging procedures required at South Central Kansas Medical Center under the supervision of the radiologist and/or ordering physician.
  4. Always utilizes safe work practices including using minimum radiation exposure while imaging patients.
  5. Is able to recognize, identify and perform procedural or technical problems in radiology areas. Knows when to contact technical service or Clinical Engineer.
  6. May act as the lead tech for an assigned area, which includes monitoring of Quality Control, equipment operation and maintenance of the individual imaging modalities. Helps in the responsibility of keeping procedure manuals up to date. Responsible for supplies and watching costs in assigned area. Is responsible for weekend operations. Assists with orientation of new employees and competency assessment of all radiology employees.

Qualifications:

Education: Associates Degree or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school

License: Registered with the American Registry of Radiological Technologists (ARRT)

Certifications: Certifications in Mammography, MRI, Ultrasound, Nuclear Medicine, CT

Experience: one-year experience preferred.

 

Radiology Tech - PT, PRN Available


Position: Radiology Technologist

Position Type: PT and PRN- weekends; Sat/Sun 7A-7P, and Fri/Sat 7P-7A

Description:

  1. Handles and processes radiology orders utilizing the computer system in an efficient manner. Is able to manage workload demands by organizing and prioritizing. Has ability to maintain mature and professional behavior under the stress of heavy workload and acute patient care situations. Has the ability to maintain concentration with frequent interruptions.

  2. Transports patients ranging in age from newborn to geriatric for imaging procedures.

  3. Correctly initiates and performs all imaging procedures required at South Central Kansas Medical Center under the supervision of the radiologist and/or ordering physician.

  4. Always utilizes safe work practices including using minimum radiation exposure while imaging patients.

  5. Is able to recognize, identify and perform procedural or technical problems in radiology areas. Knows when to contact technical service or Clinical Engineer.

  6. May act as the lead tech for an assigned area, which includes monitoring of Quality Control, equipment operation and maintenance of the individual imaging modalities. Helps in the responsibility of keeping procedure manuals up to date. Responsible for supplies and watching costs in assigned area. Is responsible for weekend operations. Assists with orientation of new employees and competency assessment of all radiology employees.

Qualifications:
Education: Associates Degree or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school
License: Kansas LRT
Certifications: ARRT
Experience: one-year experience preferred.

Contact Information
Krista Carrillo, Human Resources Manager
SCKMC
PO BOX 1107
Arkansas City, KS 67005
Email:kristan@sckrmc.org
Phone: 620-441-5902

*NOW OFFERING $3,000 SIGN-ON BONUS*

Respiratory Therapist

 Full-Time

Previous experience preferred.
Must have a valid Kansas RT license.
Must have ACLS, NRP, and CPR.

Contact Information
Krista Carrillo, Human Resource Manager
SCKMC
PO BOX 1107
Arkansas City, KS 67005
Email:kristan@sckrmc.org
Phone: 620-441-5902

*NOW OFFERING $5,000 SIGN-ON BONUS*

Respiratory Therapist- Team Leader

 

Description:

  1. Organizes, directs and coordinates functions and activities in the RT department appropriate to skill level of the staff.
  2. Collaborates with medical staff and other providers to ensure optimal care to patients and their families.
  3. Assigns personnel appropriately.
  4. Ensures adequate staff coverage is available for the delivery of quality patient care.
  5. Ensures that patient care delivery follows accepted standards of practice and maintains policies and procedures according to State and Federal regulations.
  6. Ensures that equipment is maintained at level a conducive to quality care.
  7. Administers the department’s assets in an efficient, cost-effective manner.
  8. Adheres to reimbursement regulations as set forth by State, Federal, and private entities.
  9. Follows all departmental and SCKMC policies and procedures.  
  10. Develops QI activities for the department in conjunction with the Core Ancillary Services Manager and encourages participation from the team.
  11. Must be able to perform all of the functions of a CRT/RRT
  12. Additional duties as assigned. 

 

Qualifications:

Education: Graduate of an AMA approved Respiratory Care Program or the equivalent.

License:   CRT or RRT

Certifications: Must be registered with the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts

Experience: 5-10 years of clinical experience and a minimum of one year of leadership experience.

 

Working Conditions:

Job responsibilities require constant exposure to noise, lighting, and/or temperature levels. Exposure to irritating, unpleasant, or hazardous elements or conditions (i.e. blood, chemicals, and infectious diseases) is constant.

 

Contact Information
Krista Carrillo, Human Resource Manager
SCKMC
PO BOX 1107
Arkansas City, KS 67005
Email:kristan@sckrmc.org
Phone: 620-441-5902

*NOW OFFERING $3,000 SIGN-ON BONUS*

 

SONOGRAPHER - FT/PRN
Ultrasound Technologist

Description:

  • Handles and processes radiology and ultrasound orders utilizing the computer system in an efficient manner.
  • Is able to manage workload demands by organizing and prioritizing.
  • Has the ability to maintain mature and professional behavior under the stress of heavy workload and acute patient care situations.
  • Has the ability to maintain concentration with frequent interruptions.
  • Transports patients ranging in age from newborn to geriatric for ultrasound procedures.
  • Correctly initiates and performs all ultrasound procedures required at South Central Kansas Medical Center under the supervision of the radiologist and/or ordering physician.
  • Always utilizes safe work practices while imaging patients.
  • Is able to recognize, identify and perform procedural or technical problems in radiology areas. Knows when to contact technical service or the Clinical Engineer.
  • May act as the lead tech for an assigned area, which includes monitoring Quality Control, equipment operation and maintenance of the individual imaging modalities.
  • Helps in the responsibility of keeping procedure manuals up to date.
  • Responsible for supplies and watching costs in assigned area.
  • Is responsible for weekend operations.
  • Assists with orientation of new employees and competency assessment of all ultrasound employees.

Qualifications:
Education: Associates degree or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school.
Certifications: Certifications in Ultrasound, OB, Vascular and Echocardiography within one year of hire date
Experience: one-year preferred.

Contact Information

Krista Carrillo, Human Resource Manager

South Central Kansas Reg Med Ctr
6401 Patterson Parkway, P.O. Box 1107
Arkansas City, KS 67005
Phone: 620-441-5902

kristan@sckrmc.org

Position Description

Position: Utilization Review Coordinator    

Job Summary:

The Utilization Review Coordinator will monitor adherence to the hospital's utilization review plan to ensure the effective and efficient use of hospital services and monitor the appropriateness of hospital admissions and extended hospitals stays.

Description:

  1. Establishes and maintains efficient methods of ensuring the medical necessity and appropriateness of hospital admissions.
  2. Performs concurrent reviews for patients to ensure that extended stays are medically justified and are so documented in patient's medical records.
  3. Coordinates and supervises the activities of the Utilization Review Department.
  4. Calculates the lengths of stay and continued-stay days for patients.
  5. Refers to the Utilization Review Physician Advisor cases that do not meet established guidelines for admission or continued stay.
  6. Assists the Utilization Review Committee in the assessment and resolution of utilization review problems.
  7. Identifies problems related to the quality of patient care and refers them to the Quality Assurance Committee.
  8. Maintains communication with the Social Service Department to facilitate timely discharge planning.
  9. Compiles monthly reports and statistics for presentation to the Utilization Review Committee.
  10. Participates with the multidisciplinary team to evaluate, plan, and execute interventions appropriate to the management of the patient’s needs through the continuum of care.
  11. Performs the utilization review function to ensure the accurate assignment and appropriate use of resources.
  12. Conducts initial, concurrent, and retroactive reviews with payers.
  13. Conducts denial appeals and sends follow up record request for approval
  14. Works with Providers and nursing to ensure all documentation needs as met as required in the bylaws.
  15. Informs Providers on approval dates from payers.
  16. Trains employees for backup when requested.
  17. Participates in team process improvement.
  18. Performs other duties as assigned.

 

Qualifications:

Education:

  • High school graduate or equivalent.

License:

  • RHIT, RHIT, Licensed Practical Nurse/Registered Nurse in the State of Kansas, preferred

Experience:

  • Minimum of 1 year experience in Med/Surg, UR, Health Information or a comparable field required. Coding experience desirable.

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software.

Working Conditions:

Works in an office environment 75% of the time. Job responsibilities require moderate exposure to noise, lighting, and/or temperature levels. Exposure to irritating, unpleasant, or hazardous elements or conditions (i.e. blood, chemicals, and infectious diseases) is minimal.

Contact Information

Krista Carrillo, Human Resource Manager

South Central Kansas Reg Med Ctr
6401 Patterson Parkway, P.O. Box 1107
Arkansas City, KS 67005
Phone: 620-441-5902

kristan@sckrmc.org

Clinic Receptionist: Job Description

Hours are 3:00-8:00pm M-F and 8:00am to 8:00pm on Saturdays

 

Attends to patients and visitors on the phone and in person. Coordinates and organizes appointments and documentation to facilitate the smooth running of the healthcare environment and support delivery of quality patient care.

 

Responsibilities and Duties:

 

  1. Answering multiple phone lines.
  2. Send patient cases to clinical staff as phone messages come in.
  3. Follow specific polices for all providers.
  4. When scheduling appointments, carefully screen patients for new addresses, new phone numbers, new insurance, any and all new patient information within the chart.
  5. Daily chart prep (see chart prep instructions).
  6. Patient reminder calls one (1) day prior to scheduled appointment.
  7. Check for deceased patients each day in the newspaper and/or funeral home websites.
  8. Fax patient paperwork into Athena (see instructions).
  9. Check patients out continuously throughout the day.
  10. Informs patients of any existing balance noted in the computer and requests that the patient be prepared for any payment due at time of visit.
  11. Verifies method of payment for service (Medicare, private pay, private insurance, self pay forms, etc) and collects data and/or payment as appropriate.
  12. Call all no show patients and documents why patient no showed.
  13. Complete no show letters and documentation as requested.
  14. Maintain the lobby and reception areas in a manner that is organized, neat, and clean.
  15. Check drop boxes for out dates needing to be returned to clinical areas. Maintaining prescription pick up log book.
  16. Checking Drug Reps in and out of the clinic.
  17. Maintains established department policies, procedures, objectives, quality assurance, safety, environmental, and infection control.
  18. Assists in the care and maintenance of department equipment and supplies – alert Office Manager of any equipment malfunction, etc.
  19. Attend scheduled department staff and clinical meetings.
  20. Exercises utmost diplomacy and tact to provide excellent customer service for patients; practices confidentiality and privacy protocols in accordance to clinic policies and HIPAA requirements.
  21. Closing duties (see instructions).
  22. Check emails multiple times daily.

 

Qualifications:

  • Above average interpersonal communication skills; ability to deal with public, patients, and fellow staff in a pleasant, positive, professional manner.
  • Ability to disconnect from negative attitudes, negative behavior, and not feed into but, add positive to the situation.
  • Highly developed attention to detail and organization skills, preferred.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and meet deadlines while keeping a calm exterior and welcoming environment.
  • Ability to cross-train in other functions, if necessary.
  • Working knowledge of basic communication software.

 

Physical Demands:

  • Frequent lifting and carrying items weighing up to 30lbs.
  • Combination of sitting, standing, bending, light lifting and walking.
  • Exposed to unpleasant elements.
  • Requires the ability to manage stressful situations.
  • Occasional stress from varying demands.

 

Working Conditions:

  • Involves frequent personal and telephone contact with patients. Work may be stressful at times. Interaction with others is constant and interruptive. Contact involves dealing with sick people.
  • Well lighted, well ventilated, work space. Exposure to communicable diseases and other conditions common to clinic settings.
Do you have friends or family in the medical field who may be interested in "coming home" or making Ark City their new home? We are always looking for the next great nurse, doctor, or specialist to join our team.

WHO BETTER TO TREAT YOU LIKE FAMILY, THAN FAMILY?

THE FRIENDS & FAMILY NETWORKING PROGRAM
 
Help us hire those connected to our community and it could mean a rewarding, life-long career for them and up to a $5,000 recruitment bonus for you!
E-mail us your friend or family members name, occupation, current position, and contact information. We would love to follow up with them about local opportunities in the healthcare field.
 
Jeff Bowman | Chief Executive Officer
Doc Arnett | Director of Marketing
 
How the bonus program works.
South Central Kansas Medical Center will pay you a "recruitment bonus" if your lead results in the permanent placement of a healthcare professional.
Bonus amount varies based upon the medical specialty being recruited:
 
$500 - Registered Nurse
$1,500 - Physical or Occupational Therapist
$2,500 - Mid-Level Practitioner (Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner)
$5,000 - Physician
 
Bonus will be paid in two installments. The first half will be paid upon the recruited party successfully completes 90 days of employment through SCKMC or an affiliated clinic.
The second half will be paid after the recruited party successfully completes nine months of employment through SCKMC or an affiliated clinic.
 
Employees or affiliates of SCKMC are not eligible for bonus. Bonus will be provided only to first person to submit a candidates name.
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