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Updated 10.18.17

LAWRENCE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL

Patient Account Representative – Insurance Billing (FT)
POSITION PURPOSE (Summary) It is the responsibility of the Patient’s Account Representative to edit, correct and mail Medicaid claims that cannot be submitted electronically, including secondary payors. They are also required to keep a log of all claims that have been submitted. This billing information will be entered into the patient’s account in the computer system.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS
Education: A high school degree or equivalent is preferred. Previous hospital billing experience desired.
Experience: At least one (1) year preferred.

Dietary Aide (FT)
POSITION PURPOSE (Summary) Responsible for washing pots and pans; assist in the cleaning operations of the patient, resident and cafeteria trays delivered to the dish-room area. Does cleaning assignment as required by cleaning schedule. Acts as back-up helper for tray lines during meals.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS
Education: Must be able to read, write and make simple calculations, and follow oral and written instructions. Must have high school diploma or GED.
Experience: Previous dietary experience is desirable but not essential. On the job training provided to learn the policies and procedures of the hospital/nursing home and the dietary department.

Housekeeping (FT)
POSITION PURPOSE (Summary) Responsible for cleaning Lawrence Memorial Health Services, which includes: Lawrence Memorial Hospital, Lawrence Hall Nursing Center, Family Medical Center, Rehab Services, Lawrence County Specialty Clinic and Home Medical Equipment & Supply.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS
Education: Must be able to read, write, and do simple arithmetic. Needs mechanical aptitude and ability to follow oral and written instruction and work with limited supervision.
Experience: Worker needs four weeks on the job training under direction of director to require skill and versatility to perform satisfactorily.

Laundry Technician (PT)
POSITION PURPOSE (Summary) Responsible for operating washers and dryers. Must be able to use judgement on usually soiled linens and know when to use additional suds or bleach. Must understand importance of aseptic cleaning technique, job and fire regulations.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS
Education: Must be able to read, write, follow instructions and lift up to 50 pounds.
Experience: Worker needs four weeks on the job training under direction of director to require skill and versatility to perform satisfactorily.

Med Surg RN (PT Nights)
POSITION PURPOSE (Summary) Observe professional ethics in maintaining confidential information acquired concerning the personal, financial, medical or employment of patients of Lawrence Memorial Hospital. Must follow and enforce accepted Safety practices for patients. Must report safety hazards and initiate appropriate action. Must participate in safety instructional programs. Good communication skills with ability to notify physician and/or ambulance if necessary. Must demonstrate competent nursing skills. Must demonstrate leadership through fair delegation of duties. Must be capable of serving as a charge nurse.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS
Education: High school diploma or GED. An Associate or Baccalaureate degree from an approved state school of nursing. Will also consider an LPN for this position if currently enrolled in RN classes.

Med Surg LPN (PT Nights)
POSITION PURPOSE (Summary) To provide professional, competent care to patients through direct and indirect utilization of the nursing process in collaboration with other health team members. Observe professional ethics in maintaining confidential information acquired concerning the personal, financial, medical or employment of patients of Lawrence Memorial Hospital. Must follow and enforce accepted safety practices for patients. Must report safety hazards and initiate appropriate action. Must participate in safety instructional programs.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS
Education: Must be a graduate of an approved state school of nursing and currently licensed in the state of Arkansas.
Experience: At least six (6) months experience preferred, but not required.
Licenses/Certificates: Valid Arkansas Sate nursing license and current BLS certification.

Med Surg Patient Care Tech (FT Nights)
POSITION PURPOSE (Summary)Assist patient with activities of daily living, provides basic nursing care to non-acutely ill patients and assists in maintenance of a safe and clean environment under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse in charge of the team and/or unit and the LPN assigned to the patient.
General Responsibilities: Observe professional ethics in maintaining confidential information acquired concerning the personal, financial, medical or employment of patients of Lawrence Memorial Hospital. Must follow and enforce accepted Safety practices for patients. Must report safety hazards and initiate appropriate action. Must participate in safety instructional programs. Good communication skills with ability to notify physician and/or ambulance if necessary.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS
High school graduate or GED preferred.
Experience: Minimum of six (6) months experience preferred. Licenses/Certificates: BLS preferred within six (6) months of hire. Annual successful completion of skills competency checklists.

Patient Access Registrar (PRN) & (FT Nights)
POSITION PURPOSE (Summary) Arranges for the efficient and orderly registration of patients, ensures that accurate patient information is collected and that patients are made aware of hospital policies and procedures. Responsible for patient demographics utilized in the preparation of records and reports used in making operating decisions. Works with and has access to confidential patient information. Position requires making frequent decisions or actions followed general procedures often without clearly defined precedents. Position requires a high degree of mental alertness and close visual attention to details. Position requires diplomacy and a professional image and manner in dealing with patients, families, visitors, medical staff and personnel; registrar is responsible for a positive first impression of as the initial point of service contact for customers. Job responsibility includes registration in any area under the direction of the Director of Patient Access.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS
Education: Minimum of high school diploma desired (not required), Health Care courses or on the job training specific to Hospital or Medical Office skills is desirable.
Experience: A minimum of one (1) year experience in a health care setting is preferred. Demonstrated proficient computer, written and verbal communication, telephone, cash handling and customer service skills. Requires (6) weeks on the job training to adequately attain job proficiency.

LAWRENCE HALL NURSING CENTER

RN (FT) (PT)
POSITION PURPOSE (Summary) Responsible for supervising therapeutic nursing care. Serves as a role model in clinical skills and leadership. Promotes good public relations for the nursing division and Lawrence Hall Nursing Center.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS
Education: Graduate of accredited school of nursing and licensed by the state of Arkansas.
Experience: Must be a registered nurse with at least one year of recent clinical experience. Must possess and demonstrate clinical knowledge and confidence in chosen clinical area. Prefer experience in geriatric nursing.

LPN (FT) (PT)
POSITION PURPOSE (Summary) Directly responsible for supervision of the nursing unit and provision of resident care. Must possess a good working knowledge of the nursing process and demonstrate sound clinical skills. Must promote good public relations for the unit and maintain patient confidentiality.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS
Education: Must be a graduate of an approved state school of nursing and currently licensed as a practical nurse in the state of Arkansas.
Experience: New licensed practical nurse graduate or previous experience as a nursing home charge nurse with an interest in geriatrics.

CNA (FT) (PT)
POSITION PURPOSE (Summary) Performs various duties assisting in the care of residents as assigned by the registered nurse or licensed practical nurse. Promotes good public relations for the unit and the nursing home. Performs other duties as assigned.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS
Education: A high school diploma or GED is preferred. Must have completed an organized nursing assistant training program or equivalent. Must be certified by the state of Arkansas.
Experience: Must have worked as a nursing assistant within the past year. Previous experience in a geriatric setting preferred.

Hostess (FT)
POSITION PURPOSE (Summary) Responsible for providing accurate and timely food service to meet residents’ needs, in compliance with federal, state and local requirements.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS
Education: Must be able to read, write and make simple calculations, and follow oral and written instructions. Must be able to withstand long periods of time on your feet. Must be able to lift at least 20lbs.
Experience: On the job training provided to learn the policies and procedures of the nursing home and the dietary department.

Hospitality (FT)
POSITION PURPOSE (Summary) Responsible for providing quality service to meet residents’ needs, in compliance with federal, state and local requirements.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS
Education: Must be able to read, write and make simple calculations, and follow oral and written instructions. Must be able to withstand long periods of time on your feet. Must be able to lift at least 20 lbs.
Experience: On the job training provided to learn the policies and procedures of the nursing home and the dietary department.

Definitions:
(FT) = Full Time
(PT) = Part Time
(PRN) = Work only when needed
(WEO) = Weekend Option