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These job listings are provided as a service to current students and alumni of Midwestern Career College. For more information on career services at MCC, please contact Brittne Martin at bmartin@mccollege.edu.


CALIFORNIA GARDENS IS LOOKING FOR QUALIFIED, RELIABLE AND LOYAL CERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANTS (CNA) TO JOIN OUR DYNAMIC TEAM!

RETENTION BONUS – $500 paid out during the first 6 months!!!!
REFERRAL BONUS – $500 for referring a friend that stays 6 months or more!!!
UP TO $50 per month REIMBURSEMENT for CTA/Metra use to and from work (receipts required monthly).

California Gardens is considered by many to be one of the area’s most innovative leaders in the delivery of post hospital nursing and rehabilitation. We are a family-oriented operation that takes a uniquely personal approach to delivering quality outcomes for the patients in our care. We are a proud member of the Symphony Post-Acute Network known for being the Employer and Provider of Choice www.symphonypan.com.

There are FULL-TIME PART-TIME and CASUAL (PRN) positions available. There are a variety of programs available as well for unique staffing schedules including permanent weekend single and double shifts with additional pay.

The Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) will:
Assist our residents’ with activities of daily living including but not limited to: showers and grooming, patient safety, and charting
Document all patient care in the electronic medical records system
Promote the highest level of customer experience at all times including family members, visitors and co-workers
Attend all required in-services in order to be qualified to provide the highest level of care

Candidate must have the following:
Ability to care for high acuity, rehab and long-term residents
Promote and facilitate team work
Demonstrate a high standard of ethics
Dependability
Demonstrate excellent customer service

Skills/Requirements:
Experienced Certified Nursing Assistant Certification per state requirements
CPR Certified
Ability to work every other weekend
Valid C N A certification
Compliant with the IL Dept of Healthcare’s Health Care Worker Background Check Act with respect to criminal history

  • Benefits include:
  • Full-time and part-time positions have affordable health insurance through the union health and welfare plan
  • Pension through SEIU union fund Vacation, Sick and Holidays
  • Voluntary benefits – disability, vision, life, etc.
  • Tuition reimbursement and many opportunities for professional growth and advancement
  • Employee recognition program
  • SIGN ON BONUS WITHIN FIRST 6 MONTHS

California Gardens Available Shift Hours:

Mornings 7am – 3pm

Evenings 3pm – 11pm

Nights 11p-7am

Shift Differential are available for Night Shift (11p – 7a) Staff members

Apply in person at:
2829 S. California Ave., Chicago, IL 60608


JOB POSTING FOR CERTIFIED MEDICAL ASSISTANT

Job Title:  Medical Assistant

Company Name: Talcott Primary Care

Salary: Experience dependent $13.00 / Hour

Job Location: 7447 W. Talcott Ave Suite 409 Chicago, IL 60631

Contact: Michele

Job Description:

Four M.D. primary care medical office located at the Presence Resurrection Medical Center Campus, has a Medical assistant position for students interested in healthcare fields.

Responsibilities include Taking and documenting accurate vitals and patient history using electronic medical records, phlebotomy, minor procedures, administering vaccines, etc. Must have excellent interpersonal skills, behavioral maturity, self motivation and enjoy working with all ages from children to elderly.

How to apply: Fax resume to 773-763-2885


DR. ELBORNO’S CLINIC IS SEEKING A MEDICAL ASSISTANT

Office Hours:

Monday – Thursday 8:30 am – 5 pm

Friday 8:30am – 4pm

Sat and Sunday off

MA Schedule: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday

Job Duties: To help with Dr. Elborno clinic, taking patient intake, history, familiar with EMR system, vitals, drug screen, assist physician during injections. Scheduling, insurance authorizations, etc.

Qualifications: Someone flexible, relatable, professional, knowledgeable. We are busy center, and fast-pace, so multitasking is important. Certified preferred but not required.

Please email your resume to Ahmed Elborno  at wasanbella@icloud.com.


RUSH UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER IS HIRING END TECHS

General Summary: Performs all activities necessary for routine, portable, and pediatric EEG’s.  Additionally, performs sodium amytal injection studies, methohexital suppression tests, and epilepsy monitoring.  Exemplifies the Rush mission, vision and values and acts in accordance with Rush policies and procedures.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Independently operates digital electroencephalograph in coordination with advanced recordings.
  2. Performs portable recordings, which involves transporting instruments and working in all patient care areas.
  3. Coordinates Sodium amytal injection studies with Radiology, Neuro-psychology, and Neurology departments to facilitate an efficient and non-problematic procedure.
  4. Expertly performs methohexital suppression studies under the direction of the epileptologist.  Independently performs epilepsy monitoring including evaluations of seizure activity, conducting ictal and postictal exams, operating complex computerized equipment, and assuring patient safety.
  5. Summarizes patient history from chart or patient interview.
  6. Performs support tasks such as disinfecting electrodes, changing linen, and cleaning equipment.
  7. Administers selected nursing care including cleaning soiled patients and restraining patients if needed.
  8. Assists fellows and attending physicians as needed.
  9. Works with EEG students as directed by Manager of EEG Lab.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Excellent patient care, customer service and interpersonal communication skills consistent with ICARE-ICONNECT guidelines.
  • Successful completion of didactic Neurodiagnostic Technologist coursework and eligibility to begin clinical rotations required.
  • Ability to work in all patient care areas and transport EEG instruments wherever needed in hospital campus
  • Ability to accurately evaluate clinical situation and modify procedures appropriately essential
  • Must demonstrate good, competent technical skills and sound judgment in professional practice while caring for the child, adolescent, and young adult patients specific to their clinical area

RUSH UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER IS HIRING DIAGNOSTIC SERVICES TECH

GENERAL SUMMARY: Provides care and oversight of patients in the prep areas of the Diagnostic Services Department under the auspices of the Radiologist. Actively interacts with patients and family members to assure they are properly prepared for their imaging exam and any issues or needs are addressed. Knowledgeable and proficient in the performance and processing of ECGs and provides support of the ECG Department on an as needed or scheduled basis. Upholds organizational and department standards for patient care and customer service and the Rush mission, vision and ICARE values.

  • Provides flexibility in work schedule. Must be able to assume assigned shift between 6am – 2am 7 days/week.
  • Provides basic care needs of the patient while in Diagnostic Services Department in support of the Nurse or Tech.
  • Basic competency in performance and processing of ECGs. Performs ECGs in Diagnostic Holding Area when needed. Available for assignment to ECG Department staffing rotations.
  • Basic competency in performance of Point of Care (POC) test and documentation of results in EPIC.
  • Has general knowledge of the equipment that may accompany patients to 3 Tower. Includes silencing of pumps with notification to either Holding Area or Unit nurse.
  • Has knowledge in the preparation of patient for contrast injections and preparation requirements of patients for diagnostic exams and procedures.
  • Performs IV starts as determined by MD protocol using the technique laid out by RUMC policy and under the direction of the Radiologist/Cardiologist supervising the diagnostic exam.
  • Obtain baseline vitals, document them in EPIC and notify the appropriate (tech/nurse)
  • Responsible for maintaining a safe and orderly environment and for the wellbeing and safety of the patients under their care as well as that of family members and/or visitors within the examination modality area.
  • Report any incidents, accidents, or inconveniences involving patients to the Tech/Nurse on duty as well as the Department and be prepared to file a full and detailed incident report as needed.
  • Monitor patients for contrast reaction, distress and hypoglycemia; notify Radiologist with any concerns. Initiates Code Blue as per hospital policy when necessary.
  • Escort patients, as needed, to and from various modalities and inpatient units in order to ensure patient

Qualifications:

  • Prior formal clinical training is required. This may include CMA, CNA, PCT, EMT, corpsman, paramedic, and nursing or medical student experience.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and good typing skills.
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to multi-task.
  • Must demonstrate excellent customer service skills and be able to maintain a high degree of professionalism while working in a high-volume, high-stress environment.
  • Should have experience with computerized office systems, medical records documentation, patient confidentiality regulations, and medical terminology.
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Some Anatomy / Physiology understanding preferred.
  • Competency in IV starts.
  • Bilingual (English-Spanish) a plus.
  • Position requires frequent bending, stooping, lifting, assisting patients onto x-ray table, pushing carts, gurneys, wheelchairs, large radiographic equipment and accessory equipment.
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs. unassisted

DISCLAIMER: The above is intended to describe the Demonstrates the ability general content of and requirements for the performance of this job.  It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements.

TO APPLY: Email your resume to bmartin@mccollege.edu.


HIRING EVENT FOR CNAS AND NURSES HOSTED BY LEGACY HEALTHCARE

ARE YOU INTERESTED IN A NURSING CAREER?

We offer great benefits including:

  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Competitive pay and benefits
  • Internal growth opportunities
  • Employee concierge program
  • 401k Match
  • Free Life Insurance
  • Medical, Dental and Vision

When: June 28th from 11AM to 7PM

Location: Warren Barr South Loop – 1725 South Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL 60616

To apply, please visit, https://legacyhc.com/careers. 


LEGACY HEALTHCARE IS SEEKING CERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANTS

Summary/Objective
In keeping with our organization’s goal of improving the lives of the Guests we serve, the Certified Nursing Assistant (C.N.A.) plays a critical role in providing superior customer service and nursing care to all Guests. The C.N.A. safeguards the health, safety and welfare of all Guests under their care by following applicable laws, regulations, and established nursing policies and procedures.

Essential Functions
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  1. Provides quality nursing care to Guests in an environment that promotes their rights, dignity and freedom of choice.
  2. Provides individualized attention, which encourages each Guest’s ability to maintain or attain the highest practical physical, mental and psychosocial well-being.
  3. Carry out assignments required for the Guest’s activities of daily living (ADL’s) which include but not limited to bathing, dressing, grooming, toileting, and feeding.
  4. Attends to individual needs of all Guests in regards to incontinent care, transferring, ambulation, range of motion, communication and other needs.
  5. Provides care that maintains each Guest’s skin integrity to prevent pressure ulcers, skin tears and other damage by changing incontinent Guests, turning, repositioning immobile Guests and by applying moisturizers to fragile skin and other areas.
  6. Performs various tasks assigned by the floor nurse including checking vital signs, weighing Guests, applying creams/ointments and collecting specimens.
  7. Must be knowledgeable of individual care plans and support the care planning process by providing supervisors with specific information and observations of the Guest’s needs, preferences and report any behavioral changes.
  8. Assists the Wound Care Nurse as directed.
  9. Completes medical records documenting care provided and other information in accordance with nursing policies while maintaining strict confidentiality.
  10. Assure that established infection control and standard precaution practices are maintained when providing care. Follow established safety precautions when preforming tasks and using equipment and supplies.
  11. Assists with the training of new staff members.
  12. Reports all hazardous conditions, damaged equipment and supply issues to the supervisor.
  13. Maintains the comfort, privacy and dignity of Guests and interacts with them in a manner that displays warmth, respect and promotes a caring environment.
  14. Must answer and respond to call lights promptly and courteously.
  15. Assist with new admissions, re-admissions and assist with the transfer of Guests to different rooms within the facility.
  16. Communicates and interacts effectively and tactfully with Guests, visitors, families, peers and supervisors.
  17. Attend and participate in departmental meetings and in-services as directed.

Supervisory Responsibility
This position has no supervisory responsibilities.

Work Environment
This job operates in a health care setting. This role requires regular walking to various locations around the facility while pulling or pushing carts. This position works mostly in the Guest care areas as well as in occasional outside weather conditions. This role may also come into contact with patients who may have contagious illnesses.

Physical Demands
while performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear. This position is very active and requires standing, walking, bending, kneeling, and stooping on a regular basis. The employee must frequently lift and/or move objects and patients weighing over 75 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Position Type and Expected Hours of Work
This position is part of a health care facility that is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Rotating shifts as well as holiday and work during inclement weather will be required.

To apply, please visit, https://legacyhc.com/careers. 


BOSLEY, INC. IS SEEKING 2 MEDICAL ASSISTANTS! INTERVIEWS WILL BE HELD THE WEEK OF JUNE 25, 2018.

Bosley, Inc, the world’s largest internationally known aesthetic medicine practice is offering an exceptional opportunity.

With 70 offices across the nation and over 40 years of experience, we can offer you a unique working experience. We are seeking a dedicated, hard-working flexible technician to join an advanced group of surgical hair restoration experts during outpatient surgery. Our Patient Experience and results is our main focus, providing top notch care and service is a must.

Duties include:  prepping the room and the patient; setting up the surgical tray; assisting the surgeon during the procedure; working under a microscope to dissect tissue; providing the patient with post-operative instructions; and answering questions from the patient. Our procedure takes anywhere from 6-9 hours per patient.

Full training provided.  This is a non-smoking facility during working hours.

We provide an excellent compensation/benefits package including: medical; dental; vision; life insurance; 401k; and paid parking or transit up to $250.00.


SERVE WITH PASSION AND MAKE A DIFFERENCE AS A CNA or HHA WITH BRIGHTSTAR CARE®

BrightStar Care® of Tinley Park/Oak Lawn believes in creating opportunities that help people achieve more.

  • Join a company that is a 2017 recipient of a “Provider of Choice,” “Employer of Choice” and recognized in the top 4% of all Home Health Agencies in the US.
  • Shifts available to fit with your schedule and available hours
  • Openings for both private duty and facility staffing shifts
  • SIGN ON BONUS paid after 50 hours of work, weekly pay and direct deposit

For more information or to schedule an interview, call: (708)-532-2273

BrightStar Care of Tinley Park/Oak Lawn; 18311 N. Creek Drive – Ste. J – Tinley Park, IL 60477; https://www.brightstarcare.com/tinley-park-oak-lawn

Independently Owned & Operated

EARN EXTRA MONEY!

North Shore Compassionate Care is a non-health companion care service agency. Work with us while you are in school or anytime to earn extra money. NSCC has flexible hours, short shifts, evening shifts and overnight shifts. You may work as many hours or days as your schedule allows. Excellent resume builder. Higher starting pay and an attentive and caring work environment.

NSCC provides quality home care services for our clients. In this spirit, we have created and maintained a strong caring organization. As a top home care agency, we place quality caregivers in homecare positions and provide our patients with continuity of care according to their changing needs. At NSCC, we believe we have an obligation to the community as a provider of quality services. We assist our clients in maintaining dignity, comfort and peace of mind with the freedom and safety of staying at home where life is best.

We seek energetic, dedicated people who desire the opportunity to earn during their available and late hours. Call us directly for more information and to schedule an interview. Steve Wilneff: (312)401-7839 or Mike Glickman: (847)922-6459. Visit our website at www.northshorecaring.com for more information. Caring for the elderly at home may be the perfect extra job for you!

The OMS, Ltd. (OMS), a leading occupational medicine clinic and consulting firm located in downtown Chicago, has an excellent opportunity for a:


MEDICAL ASSISTANT OPENING

Administrative Functions:

  1. Ensure supplies/equipment needed for examining and drug collection rooms are available.
  2. Handle satellite clinic records.
  3. Manage vaccine stocking/storing.
  4. Log/schedule equipment calibrations and routine maintenance checks.
  5. Oversee Record Management system.
  6. Open mail.

Medical Functions:

  1. Schedule appointments, answer telephone, assemble patients’ charts.
  2. Perform drug collections and diagnostic testing (vital signs, audiometry, EKG, vision screening, spirometry testing, phlebotomy, vaccinations, respirator fit testing) and prepare patient for examination by physician both at office and on-site.
  3. Check examining rooms daily for cleanliness and supplies.
  4. Input patient information into clinic computer system.
  5. Establish protocol/procedures for blood borne pathogens and infection control.

Requirements:

  • Medical Assistant diploma/certification
  • Occasional job travel
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Typing speed of 30 WPM
  • Efficiency and accuracy
  • Initiative
  • Understanding of medical terminology
  • Excellent computer skills (MS Excel/Word), Adobe, Internet and email

This is a terrific opportunity for a dynamic individual. Carnow Conibear offers training, opportunity for growth, and a competitive compensation and benefits package for qualified individuals. Carnow Conibear is an equal opportunity employer seeking a diverse group of qualified individuals to consider.

Candidates shall submit resume to: J. Boysen, Carnow, Conibear & Assoc., Ltd., 600 West Van Buren Street, Suite 500, Chicago, IL 60607, Fax to: (312)775-0148, jboysen@ccaltd.com.


CERTIFIED MEDICAL ASSISTANT

Job Title:  Medical Assistant

Company Name: Talcott Primary Care

Salary: Experience Dependent $13.00 /Hour

Job Location: 7447 W. Talcott Ave. Suite 409 Chicago, IL 60631

Contact: Michele  

Job Description: Four M.D. primary care medical office located at the Presence Resurrection Medical Center Campus, has a Medical Assistant position for students interested in healthcare fields.

Responsibilities include Taking and documenting accurate vitals and patient history using electronic medical records, phlebotomy, minor procedures, administering vaccines, etc. Must have excellent interpersonal skills, behavioral maturity, self-motivation and enjoy working with all ages from children to elderly.

Fax resume to: (773)763-2885

Oral Surgery Assistant

Opportunity for career-focused oral surgery professional. State-of-the-art oral surgery office located in Arlington Heights. This is a Part-Time Oral Surgery Assistant position. The position is approximately 34 hours per week with benefits available. This opportunity is available immediately.

SKILLS:

Oral surgery assisting experience is preferred, but will train the right person

Current AHA Basic Life Support certification

Must be proficient in typing

Must be able to multi-task with desire to be cross-trained in administrative responsibilities

QUALIFICATIONS:

Required Education: High school diploma or equivalent

Required License or Certification: BLS for Healthcare Providers (CPR and AED)

To be considered, please email cover letter, resume and three professional references to:  midwestOMS@gmail.com


PATIENT CARE TECHNICIANS/CERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANTS WANTED AT VERACARE BURBANK

VeraCare Burbank is seeking enthusiastic, quality skilled Patient Care Technicians/Certified Nursing Assistants. Available open shifts are 3:00PM-11:00PM, 11:00PM-7:00AM and WEEKEND ALL SHIFTS.

PATIENT CARE TECHNICIAN
SUMMARY: The PCT/Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) is responsible for providing resident care and support in all activities of daily living and ensures the health, welfare and safety of all residents, including but not limited to taking vital signs, collecting specimens, performing catheterization and assisting patients with eating, personal hygiene and grooming

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:  Provide assistance with serving meals and feeding; providing fresh water and nourishment between meals.  Provide assistance in personal hygiene by giving bedpans, urinals, baths, backrubs, shampoos, and shaves; assisting with travel to the bathroom; helping with showers and baths.  Provide assistance in ambulating, turning, and positioning residents; provide adjunct care by administering enemas, douches, non-sterile dressings, surgical preps, ice packs, heat treatments, and therapeutic baths.  Maintain resident stability by checking vital signs and weight, collecting specimens, performing catheterization and recording intake and output information.  Provide for resident comfort by utilizing resources and materials; answering call lights and requests; reporting observations of the residents to the nursing supervisor.  Document actions by completing forms, reports, logs, and records.   Protect privacy and dignity by keeping patient information confidential; comply with HIPAA guidelines and related laws.  Adhere to professional standards, company policies and procedures, and all federal, state, and local requirements, including JCAHO standards, when applicable.  Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; participating in professional organizations; and maintaining licensure. Performs other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Current certification as a Certified Nursing Assistant in accordance with the laws of the State of Illinois.  Must be at least 18 years of age.  Long term care experience preferred.  Current CPR certification required.  Ability to read, write, speak and understand the English language.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  Required to sit, stand, bend and walk regularly; lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. · Visual and auditory ability sufficient for written and verbal communication.   The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

VERACARE BURBANK 5400 WEST 87TH STREET, BURBANK, IL 60459 PHONE: (708) 423-1200 FAX: (708) 423-8405

VeraCare Burbank is seeking enthusiastic, quality, skilled nurses to add to our dynamic team. Please see attached job description. We take walk ins too. Visit us at 5400 West 87th Street Burbank, IL. 60459

Staff Nurse
SUMMARY: The nurse is responsible for providing direct nursing care to the residents, and to supervise the day-to-day nursing activities performed by nursing assistants. Such supervision must be in accordance with current federal, state, and local standards, guidelines, and regulations that govern our facility, and as may be required by the Director of Nursing to ensure that the highest degree of quality care is maintained at all times.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Direct the day-to-day functions of the nursing assistants. Meet with your assigned nursing staff, as well as support personnel, in planning the shift’s services, programs and activities. Make written & oral reports/recommendations concerning the activities of the shift as required. Admit, transfer and discharge residents as required. Provide leadership to nursing personnel assigned to your unit/shift.  Complete & file required recordkeeping forms/charts upon the resident’s admission, transfer and/or discharge. Receive & transcribe telephone orders from physicians & record on the Physician’s Order Form. Chart nurse’s notes in an informative & descriptive manner that reflects the care provided to the resident, as well as the resident’s response to the care. Fill out and complete accident/incident reports & submit to Director as required. Perform routine charting duties as required & in accordance with established charting & documentation policies & procedures.

Prepare & administer medications as ordered by the physician.  Develop & maintain a good working rapport with inter-departmental personnel, as well as other departments within the facility to ensure that nursing services and activities can be adequately maintained to meet the needs of the residents. Create and maintain an atmosphere of warmth, personal interest and positive emphasis, as well as a calm environment throughout the unit and shift. Receive/give the nursing report upon reporting in and ending shift duty hours. Make rounds with physicians as necessary. · Administer professional services such as: catheterization, tube feedings, suction, applying and changing dressings/bandages, packs, colostomy, and drainage bags, taking blood, giving massages and range of motion exercises, care for the dead/dying, etc., as required. Monitor your assigned personnel to ensure that they are following established safety regulations in the use of equipment and supplies.  Maintain confidentiality of all resident care information including protected health information. Report known or suspected incidents of unauthorized disclosure of such information.  Ensure that all nursing care is provided in privacy and that nursing service personnel knock before entering the resident’s room.  Performs other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Must possess a current, unencumbered, active license to practice as an LPN in the state of Illinois.  Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.  Must be able to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action.  Must be knowledgeable of nursing & medical practices & procedures, as well as laws, regulations, and guidelines that pertain to nursing care facilities.  Current CPR Certification is required.  Experience in Long Term Care is preferred.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  Be able to move intermittently throughout the workday.  Must be able to cope with the mental & emotional stress of the position.  Must meet the general health requirements set forth by the policies of this facility, which include a medical & physical examination.  Must be able to push, pull, move, and/or lift a minimum of 25 pounds to a minimum height of 5 feet and able to push, pull, move, and/or carry such weight a minimum distance of 50 feet.  May be necessary to assist in the evacuation of residents during emergency situations.


VERACARE BURBANK 5400 WEST 87TH STREET, BURBANK, IL 60459 PHONE: (708) 423-1200 FAX: (708) 423-8405

Ultrasound Technician (Sonographer)

The Women’s Group of Northwestern is seeking an experienced, clinically trained, highly motivated, and patient-friendly Ultrasound Technician (Sonographer) to Perform diagnostic ultrasound examinations for subsequent evaluation and treatment by the physicians in the specialty of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  All candidates must be registered (ARDMS) ultrasound technicians with a minimum of one year prior experience. Previous experience in OB/Gyn ultrasound is a plus.

Duties and responsibilities include:

  1. Performing all ultrasound techniques and examinations for obstetrics and gynecology patients.
  2. Using cognitive sonographic skills to identify, record and adapt procedures as appropriate to anatomical, pathological information and images.
  3. Maintaining ultrasound results in tracking system.
  4. Analyzing sonograms, synthesizes sonographic information and medical history and communicates findings to the appropriate physician.
  5. Demonstrating sensitivity to patient comfort and privacy while they are in the sonographer’s care.
  6. Maintaining ultrasound equipment and work area, including supplies.
  7. Participating in continuing education to maintain knowledge of current trends in the field to enhance expertise.
  8. Ensuring delivery of quality services.  Acts as an educational resource and is available for consultation to medical, nursing and administrative staff.
  9. Maintaining communication to ensure a smooth operation and continuity of care.
  10. Preparing daily accurate billing of all ultrasound procedures.
  11. Entering and retrieving data from EMR.
  12. Assisting with providing in-service education in techniques and proper use of equipment.
  13. Performs other related duties as assigned or requested.

Qualifications:

Education/Experience

  • High school diploma.
  • Graduation from an ultrasonography school.
  • Minimum of 2 years obstetrics/gynecological experience.
  • ARDMS Registered

Communication

  • Must demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Express ideas and participate constructively in discussion.  Listen to others.  Offer suggestions to problems and take initiative in organizing new procedures to ensure smooth office flow.
  • Communicate and interact effectively with MDs and coworkers.
  • Must demonstrate good verbal and written skills to communicate clearly and tactfully with visitors, patients, and families.

Physical Demands:

  • Light lifting is a routine part of the job.
  • Occasional need to push a wheelchair.
  • Standing, walking, and bending are required.
  • Visual acuity and manual dexterity are required to record information accurately.

About the Women’s Group of Northwestern

The Women’s Group of Northwestern was founded in 1989 as the city’s first all-female medical practice specializing in obstetrics and gynecology. Since 1989, our services have centered around providing comprehensive medical care to women in a friendly and professional manner. To accomplish this, we maintain a state-of-the-art facility and provide the latest in medical innovation and technologies in a comfortable setting.

To meet your health care needs efficiently, we offer a broad range of services right in our office. These services include but are not limited to preconception counseling, OB/GYN ultrasounds, colposcopy, LEEP, hysteroscopic sterilizations, treatment of heavy periods with endometrial ablations and hereditary cancer risk reduction counseling.

The Women’s Group of Northwestern consists of ten physicians: Elena M. Kamel, Anita Levin, Linda S. Katz, Pamela A. Lui, Julie Ericson, Julie Levitt, Kamaljeet Murthy, Stephanie W. Lau, Jordan Sheran and Adrienne Adams. All are committed to providing you the most advanced medical care available.


SURGICAL TECHNICIAN NEEDED

PLASTIC SURGERY FACILITY IN HIGHLAND PARK, IL

COMPANY DESCRIPTION: We only operate at state-of-the-art facilities and only use technologies that are proven safe and effective. Our physicians are on staff at 10 hospitals and multiple surgical centers in Chicago and Key West. Proven technology means that we use evidence-based medicine, not the latest market trends, to determine the best treatment options for our patients. Our offices are designed for your comfort and convenience in a classic modern style.

GENERAL SUMMARY OF DUTIES:  Under the direction of a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, the Surgery OR Technician contributes to the company by assisting with the provision of safe and effective care in accordance with a defined scope of practice. Duties may include: direct patient care and observation; scrubbing and assisting surgeon at the operative field; surgical room turnover between cases, collection and recording of pertinent clinical data in the medical record; and consistent collaboration with the surgeon in clinical decision making.  Surgical care meets the standards of the regulatory guidelines, policies and procedures of the Center, and is appropriate to the Center’s patient population.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Maintains current knowledge of surgical procedures and techniques.
  • Ability to identify and select instruments and equipment necessary for surgical procedures and appropriately interpret information on preference cards.
  • Knowledge of current practice related to hand hygiene, and sterile technique.
  • Knowledge of current practice of decontamination, high level disinfectant, aseptic, and sterilization procedures.
  • Demonstrates attention to detail by ensuring that all documentation is legible, complete, and accurate.
  • Maintains current knowledge of advances in operating room trends.
  • Knowledge of organizational policies, procedures, systems, and objectives.
  • Has knowledge of patient rights and strives to improve patient outcomes by respecting each patient’s cultural, psychosocial, and spiritual values.
  • Knowledge of applicable regulatory, compliance, and accreditation standards and requirements.
  • Possesses critical thinking skills.
  • Demonstrates a willingness to listen to others and openly expresses respect for differing opinions.
  • Demonstrates leadership, effective organizing, and planning skills.
  • Effective problem-solving skills to include data analysis and judgment to make effective decisions.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • High Impact Communication – Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Computer Skills – Knowledge and basic use of computer skills.
  • Maintains high level of confidentiality at all times.
  • Ability to build trust and gain respect through effective team leadership and participation skills.

EDUCATION: Graduate of an accredited Surgical Technology program (preferred).

EXPERIENCE: One year or more experience in an operating room setting.

CERTIFICATION/LICENSE: Graduate of an accredited Surgical Technology program as required per facility practice and state regulatory requirement; otherwise preferred.


WILLOWBROOK FAMILY PRACTICE IN WILLOWBROOK, IL SEEKING MA

Duration: Full-time (Flexibility required: evening and weekends)

Position Qualifications:  MA Certification

Job responsibilities:

  • Interview patients and document basic medical history, take vitals, give injections.
  • Draw blood and arrange laboratory services
  • Assist Dr. during medical examinations
  • Prepare and clean treatment rooms and medical instruments
  • Interpret and adapt guidelines and procedures
  • Keep track of the medical supplies in the office
  • Take care of patient’s prescriptions and refills to pharmacies
  • Knowledge of common safety hazards and precautions
  • Social perceptiveness and service oriented

EEG Tech

Company: Alliance Family of Companies

The Expectation for Success:

You are adventurous, friendly, and able to put a smile on anyone’s face. You will enter patient homes with confidence and compassion to provide exceptional service for your patients! Your technical ability must extend beyond finding the power button on a computer.

General Job Responsibilities

Our Outstanding Benefits:

  • Company vehicle (not for joy riding, sorry!)
  • Gas card
  • Cell phone
  • Laptop
  • Potential for overtime
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • In-house training provided
  • Highly competitive compensation
  • Employee education assistance
  • PTO and paid Holidays

A Day in the Life:

  • Transport equipment & supplies, since we have not nailed down beaming it to you
  • Attach leads to the patient’s head so the patient’s physician can read their brain squiggles after the study is complete
  • 100% travel, which means you will get to see the world! Or just the state…
  • Maintain patient confidentiality with HIPAA regulations, because gossip is not cool
  • Organize proper patient paperwork from conducted EEG studies. Say that 5 times fast!
  • Other cool stuff
  • General Job Requirements
  • Description of You:
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Valid U.S. Driver’s License with proof of automobile insurance
  • CPR/BLS Certification
  • 1+ years’ related medical experience

Alliance Family of Companies, Inc. impacts countless lives across the country by providing the best in-home neurodiagnostic testing services in the industry. These tests include routine EEG, long-term EEG, and in-home ambulatory EEG studies. We also provide sleep diagnostic testing services. We strive to condense the patient care cycle, allowing for strong physician relationships and better patient experiences. We are changing the face of medical care and improving patient outcomes one relationship at a time.

Alliance Family of Companies is an Equal Opportunity Employer


SRP CP TECH II

Facility: Loyola University Medical Center

Location:              MAYWOOD, IL

Department:      SURGICAL REPROCESSING

Schedule:            Full Time

Shift:     Flexible

Hours:   8

Job Details:

Position Summary: The certified technician decontaminates instruments, assembles trays and/or equipment, and sterilizes instrument trays for prescribed patient procedures. Assembles case carts for specific surgical procedures. In response to the time-critical needs of the surgeon, nurses and OR team members, the SRP CP Technician processes a variety of highly specialized surgical instrument trays and powered surgical tools and implant devices, often in high pressure situations engendered by the life-threatening nature of unexpected trauma or technologically advanced surgical procedures.

Position Requirements: Minimum Education: Required: High School Diploma Preferred: High School Diploma plus training acquired through work experience or education Minimum Experience: Required: Less than one year of previous job-related experience Preferred: 1-2 years of previous job-related experience Licensure/Certifications: Required: Certified Sterile Processing & Distribution Technician.

Position Responsibilities: Sterilizes instruments including quarantining instruments until the biological indicator (BI) is read negative. Decontaminates instruments and cleans patient care equipment using various high-tech equipment which require user knowledge of operation as well as trouble shooting skills. Maintains inventory of supplies by identifying stocking requirements and following procedures to order the needed items. Other duties as assigned. Assembles complex and widely varying instrument trays for the hospital and clinics.

LUHS is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer/educator and is committed to a drug-free and smoke-free workplace.


MRI TECHNOLOGIST

Facility: Loyola University Medical Center

Location:              MAYWOOD, IL

Department:      RADIOLOGY MRI FACILITY

Schedule: Full Time

Shift:     Evenings

Hours:   2:30pm-11:00pm

Job Details:

Position Summary: Performs diagnostic procedures at a technical level not requiring constant supervision. Performs technical procedures, applying magnetic resonance techniques that require independent judgment, ingenuity and initiative in order to provide the physician with the highest quality of diagnostic information.

Position Requirements: Minimum Education: Required: Associates Degree OR equivalent training acquired via work experience or education Minimum Experience: Required: Less than one year of previous job-related experience Preferred: 1-2 years of previous job-related experience Licensure/Certifications: Required: CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation), American Registry of Radiologic Technologist (ARRT), Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Tech

Position Responsibilities: Performs MR procedures in accordance with departmental guidelines, in both in and out patient departments. Provides assistance to the Radiologist during MR/interventional procedures to expedite patient care and quality of life. Assesses, plans, provides intervention and evaluates care for each patient based on their age to ensure patient safety and comfort. Prepares equipment and supplies necessary for MR procedures and performs daily tasks to ensure patient safety. Maintains current licensure & professional registration by maintaining educational point requirements to ensure expansion of job knowledge & to keep up with ever changing technology. Performs all required hospital and department documentation & verification in an accurate and proficient manner to aid in a timely diagnosis and proper billing. Maintains order and cleanliness of MR equipment and rooms to provide a safe, clean and aesthetic environment. Maintains communication with radiology personnel, patients and all Medical Center staff to ensure cooperation. Maintains flexibility to ensure department workload consistency. Adheres to all regulatory agencies applicable policies & guidelines. GE and Siemens a plus LUHS is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer/educator and is committed to a drug-free and smoke-free workplace


SONOGRAPHER II

Facility: Loyola University Medical Center

Location:              MAYWOOD, IL

Department:      RADIOLOGY ULTRA SOUND

Schedule:            Part Time

Shift:     Rotating

Hours:   Varies

Job Details:

Position Summary: Under the general supervision of an attending radiologist, and in accordance with department protocols, the ultrasonographer utilizes high frequency sound waves and other diagnostic techniques to produce and evaluate ultrasound images and related data which is used by physicians in rendering a medical diagnosis resulting in quality patient care.

Position Requirements: Minimum Education: Required: Associates Degree OR equivalent training acquired via work experience or education Minimum Experience: Required: 3-5 years of previous job-related experience Licensure/Certifications: Required: CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation), Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (RDMS) Preferred.

Position Responsibilities: Performs and demonstrates competence in ultrasonic scanning procedures by producing, assessing and evaluating ultrasound images and related data that are used by physicians to render a medical diagnosis MAJOR WORK ACTIVITIES: A) Recognizing, identifying and appropriately documenting normal anatomy, abnormalities, disease, pathology and pathophysiology for accurate medical diagnosis. Assesses, plans, and provides age appropriate care, education and comfort for each patient. Performs all required hospital and department documentation & verification in an accurate and proficient manner to aid in a timely diagnosis and proper billing as well as performs clerical functions to assure proper operations of the Ultrasound department. Utilizes and maintains ultrasonic imaging equipment in accordance with manufacturer recommendations and hospital policies to guarantee safe and accurate imaging. Demonstrates knowledge and ability in utilizing the Kinetdx computer network for image acquisition, archiving and retrieval of patient ultrasonic exams. Provides support and participates in departmental educational programs. Responsible for assisting in the training new staff, residents, medical students and other Loyola faculty. Assist in the establishment of new scanning protocols. Participate in advanced research projects. Participate in the evaluation of new products and equipment. In charge in the absence of assistant manager. Assists in the scrutinization and accreditation of the CT section of radiology by the American College of Radiology. Possess extensive knowledge of anatomy, pathology, pathophysiology, physics/instrumentation, and problem solving skills. Possess advanced computer/networking skills. Possess multiple registries in specialized Ultrasound areas, Abdomen, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Neurosonology, Vascular Technology and Physics Principles and Instrumentation.

LUHS is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer/educator and is committed to a drug-free and smoke-free workplace.


PATIENT CARE TECH ( Certified Nurse Aid )

Facility: Loyola University Medical Center & Gottleib Memorial Hospital

Location:              MAYWOOD, IL

Department:      Various

Schedule:            Full Time / Part-Time and Registry

Shift:     Varies

Hours:   Varies

Job Details:

Position Summary: Performs a variety of direct patient care procedures to assist the unit manager, professional staff and physicians in providing patient care focused on the needs of the patient.

Position Requirements:

Minimum Education: Required: High School Diploma

Minimum Experience: Required: Less than one year of previous job-related experience

Preferred: 1-2 years of previous job-related experience

Licensure/Certifications: Required: CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation), Certified Nurse Assistant

Position Responsibilities:

GENERAL PATIENT CARE – Meets the comfort and hygiene needs of the patient by providing care services such as bathing, oral hygiene procedures, hair care, bed pan/urinal use, skin care and garment, linen and bedding changes. TECHNICAL CARE – Assists with completion of patient testing and treatment procedures, sets up and primes IV tubing, 12-lead ECG, simple tracheostomy suctioning and care, changes dressings, performs cardiopulmonary resuscitation, obtains wound and throat cultures. EQUIPMENT – Assists physician and professional staff in equipment supply and set up. TRANSPORT – Assists with ambulating patients with assistive devices such as crutches and with transfer/transport procedures. COMMUNICATION – Performs required documentation and communicates in a competent and effective manner to meet patient and/or family needs and regulatory requirements. QUALITY IMPROVEMENT – Utilizes time and resources effectively to promote quality and cost outcomes. Other department specific duties as assigned. LUHS is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer/educator and is committed to a drug-free and smoke-free workplace


MEDICAL ASSISTANT

Facility:                 Loyola University Medical Center & Gottlieb Memorial Hospital

Location:              Various locations – Please visit website for location(s)

Department:      SUBSPECIALTY MEDICINE

Schedule:            Full Time & Part Time

Shift:     Varied Shift

Hours:   Varies

Job Details:

Position Summary: Utilizes a defined skill set consistent with the basic educational program, certification, and relevant work experience to deliver direct care to the patient in the ambulatory setting. Working under the direct supervision/licensure of the physician, the Medical Assistant is an integral member of the health care team and is responsible for coordinating the pre/intra/post aspects of the medical visit. Those include direct care, registration & scheduling, physician-patient communication and other office-related tasks. In addition, will administer medication and works directly with other health care professionals at the site as well as ancillary department and services to coordinate care. The core Magis values of care, concern, cooperation and respect are evidenced in daily work.

Position Requirements: Minimum Education: Required: High School Diploma plus training acquired through work experience or education Preferred: Administrative or technical background acquired through completion of 2 – 3 years of college Minimum Experience: Required: None Preferred: 1-2 years of previous job-related experience Minimum Experience Details: Ambulatory experience in primary or specialty setting is preferred. Licensure/Certifications: Required: CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation), Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) – American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) OR Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) – American Medical Technologists (AMT)

Position Responsibilities: Direct Care: Provides care to the patient and support to the physician throughout the entire visit, beginning at the time of arrival at the reception desk, during the visit, and completion of the checkout process. Clinical Operations: Uses planning and collaboration skills to maintain optimum work flow in the clinical area, including flexing assignments, cross coverage and continuous communication with peers to identify obstacles. Registration & Front office: Utilizes technical skills and knowledge of the computerized scheduling systems to generate patient demographic info as well as facilitate appointment scheduling and access to care. Scheduling: Demonstrates initial and ongoing competency with the enterprise’s computerized scheduling systems for clinic appointments and ancillary testing. Telephone & Communications: Serves as the primary source of contact for clinical operations within the department.

LUHS is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer/educator and is committed to a drug-free and smoke-free workplace