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Fort Washington Medical Center is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.  We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, disability status, or any other status protected by federal, state and/or local laws.

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Emergency Department- Lead Charge Nurse
Department: Emergency
Category: Nursing
Date Posted: 08/21/2019
Status: Full Time
Under the supervision and in collaboration with the Director, The Lead Charge Nurse is a designated clinical leader for a patient care area who works to plan and coordinate care at the service/department level. The Lead Charge Nurse provides for and utilizes staff appropriately, ensuring to match assignments with patient care needs and competencies; is accountable for cost effective decision-making regarding utilization of resources, (i.e., human resources, patient care environment, supplies, etc.) and day-to-day clinical decision making; participates In the development of patient care standards; facilitates staff orientation and continuing education; participates in the development, implementation and evaluation of the quality improvement plan; and maintains a clinical environment that demonstrates service excellence. The Lead Charge Nurse functions as a professional role model and resource person, supporting the mission of Fort Washington Medical Center and Nexus Health. The Lead Charge Nurse assesses the competency of staff and the level of clinical expertise needed to provide excellence in patient care. The Lead Charge Nurse makes decisions that reflect consideration of patient census, acuity, staff mix, staff's level of clinical competence, and unit standards, taking patient assignments as deemed necessary.
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Emergency Department Director
Department: Emergency
Category: Management
Date Posted: 08/30/2019
Status: Full Time
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Admissions/Discharge Nurse--Medical Surgical Nurse
Department: Medical-Surgical
Category: Nursing
Date Posted: 09/05/2019
Status: Full Time
Review admissions pack; ensures the processing of admissions and discharges· Ensure the initial admission Nursing database are completed in a timely manner· Processes admissions and discharges to maintain a full census· Coordinates patient discharge with patient’s nurse· Provides support to clinical nurses, patients and other team members to expedite patients admission and discharges· Assists Nursing staff in completing discharge tasks· Responsible for collection of data and recommendation of process improvement based on data collection for the discharge process improvement.· Uses metrics to evaluate discharge process effectiveness.· Tracks data on discharge time, length of stay, barriers to timely discharge and patient satisfaction with the discharge process and report to the directors.· Document when discharge paper had been printed (discharge summary, patient education,etc.) is ready and provide information to the patient’s nurse.· Ensures patients receive substantial instructions for continuing care· Supports the clinical nurses by coordinating discharge activities, serving as a liaison to other team members and ensuring that all aspects of discharge are complete for patients and families. (The regularly assigned nurse still works with the patient to plan for discharge and provides necessary support, but the discharge nurse assists in the process).
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Emergency Department Charge Nurse
Department: Emergency
Category: Nursing
Date Posted: 10/02/2019
Status: Full Time
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Director, Medical Surgical/Telemetry/ICU
Department: MEDICAL SURGICAL & ICU/CCU
Category: Nursing
Date Posted: 10/04/2019
Status: Full Time
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Admitting Officer
Department: Admitting
Category: Administrative and Support Services
Date Posted: 03/27/2019
Status: Full & Part Time
Ensure that all legal documents are dated , signed, and the time(s) is included on all appropriate pages to include outpatient and surgical patients Validate and verify all insurance benefits, coverage and eligibility using the verification system used by the hospital. Directly responsible for proper execution of admissions based on the Admission Reservation Form to include transfer and discharge of patients. Adhere to proper hospital policy and procedures pertaining to patient's personal items to include clothing and valuable items. Collect co-payments and other related payments at time of registration. Payments must be documented in the hospital system and all patients must receive a receipt. Ability to perform basic math functions pertaining to collecting co-payments from patients. Monies must be secured.
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Monitor Tech
Department: MEDICAL SURGICAL & ICU/CCU
Category: Allied Health
Date Posted: 03/27/2019
Status: Part Time
The Monitor Technician monitors patients’ EKG waveforms, rhythms, and vital signs in a centralized monitoring station. The Monitor Technician provides the nurses and physicians with precise analysis of cardiac rhythms through oral communication and written documentation. The Monitor Technician detects abnormal pattern variances and notifies the charge and primary nurse immediately.
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Radiographer/Mammographer
Department: Radiology
Category: Allied Health
Date Posted: 04/26/2019
Status: Full Time
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Medical-Surgical Registered Nurse
Department: Medical-Surgical
Category: Nursing
Date Posted: 12/11/2018
Status: Full Time, Part Time
The Medical Surgical Department Registered Nurse is responsible for the total nursing care of assigned patients. He or she utilizes the nursing process to assess, plan, and implement age appropriate interventions to adult, and geriatric patients.
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Emergency Room Registered Nurse
Department: Emergency
Category: Nursing
Date Posted: 12/11/2018
Status: Full Time
The Emergency Department Registered Nurse is responsible for the total nursing care of assigned patients. He or she utilizes the nursing process to assess, plan, and implement age appropriate interventions to adult, and geriatric patients