University Medical Center of Southern Nevada

Today, UMC is more than a hospital; it is a comprehensive academic medical center with a rich history of serving the community. UMC now offers the highest level of care in Nevada, providing a wide range of exclusive and specialized health care services to community members and visitors. UMC is home to Nevada's only Level I Trauma Center, only Designated Pediatric Trauma Center, only Burn Care Center and only Center for Transplantation. Children's Hospital of Nevada at UMC serves as the state's only hospital to be recognized and accepted as an associate member of the Children's Hospital Association.

Offering highly skilled physicians, nurses and staff members supported by the latest, cutting-edge technology, UMC and Children's Hospital of Nevada at UMC continue to build upon their shared reputation for providing Nevada’s highest level of care.

EXCELLENT BENEFITS!

A hospital's success is measured by its employees. At UMC, our employees make us the leading healthcare provider in Southern Nevada. To show our appreciation for all their hard work and dedication, UMC offers comprehensive and competitive benefits to all full and part-time employees.

Pension Retirement Plan Fully Paid by UMC!
UMC pays the full contribution (28%) of your base pay each pay period into the Public Employee Retirement System (PERS).

No Social Security Tax Withdrawal
UMC employees have a higher net take home pay!

Consolidated Annual Leave (Paid Time Off)
27 days of paid time off per year! Full- and part-time employees begin accruing CAL time immediately based on the number of hours worked. CAL time is used for vacation, holidays, sick and personal time off.

Extended Illness Bank (EIB)
To be used for employee hospitalization, or illness that results in an absence of more than 16 consecutive work hours.

Medical/Dental/Vision/Prescription Coverage
UMC offers two plans for employee and dependent coverage: Clark County Self-Funded or Health Plan of Nevada HMO.

Nurse Corps Loan Repayment Program and Public Service Loan Forgiveness eligible employer!

Basic Life Insurance
UMC provides basic life insurance for each employee and dependent.

Tax Deferred Compensation Program
Provided by MassMutual, UMC employees may make a pre-tax contribution through payroll deduction to this deferred compensation plan.

Employee Assistance Program
Counseling services available for employees and their immediate family members at no cost.

Other benefits for eligible full-time and part-time UMC employees:

Sign-On Bonus (select positions)
No State Income Tax 
Specialty Pay (selected areas)
Cafeteria Discount
Military Leave
Credit Union   (Clark County Credit Union)
On-Site Bank (US Bank)
Direct Deposit and Payroll Deductions
Employee Referral Program (selected positions)
Free Parking (assigned parking spots available for a fee)
Wellness Fair
Recreational Discount Offers
Free Shuttle Bus

   

 

 

 

 

88 job(s) at University Medical Center of Southern Nevada

University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
May 20, 2022
Full Time
Position Summary EMPLOYER-PAID PENSION PLAN (NEVADA PERS) COMPETITIVE SALARY & BENEFITS PACKAGE As an academic medical center with a rich history of providing life-saving treatment in Southern Nevada, UMC serves as the anchor hospital of the Las Vegas Medical District, offering Nevada's highest level of care to promote successful medical outcomes for patients. We are home to Nevada's ONLY Level I Trauma Center, Designated Pediatric Trauma Center, Burn Care Center, and Transplant Center. We are a Pathway Designated facility by ANCC, and we are on our journey to Magnet status. **ELIGIBLE FOR 5% CRITICAL CARE DIFFERENTIAL** Position Summary: Provides care to acutely and critically ill patients, in a highly technical and ongoing monitoring environment. These patients are facing life-threatening problems with varying needs, which require extensive medication protocols and therapies. Provides direct and individualized nursing care to patients based on the application of scientific nursing principles. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing and a minimum of one (1) year recent (within the past five (5) years Emergency or Critical Care experience. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Current License by the Nevada State Board of Nursing to Practice as a Registered Nurse; American Heart Association Healthcare Provider (BLS) certification; Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Certification. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements PREFERENCES WILL BE GIVEN TO APPLICANTS WHO DOCUMENT THE FOLLOWING: Minimum of one (1) year, with in the past five (5) years, of emergency experience in a similar facility. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Nursing process (assessment, planning, implementation and coordination of patient care); anatomy and physiology; standards of care; disease process; medical equipment; patient care plan development; patient evaluation and assessment techniques; body mechanics used with ambulating, transferring and repositioning patients; how to use general office equipment including, but not limited to: facsimiles, copiers, telephones and computers; pharmacology and medication administration; Nurse Practice Act; department and hospital safety practice and procedures; patient rights; age specific patient care practices; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Implementing nursing process including assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation; working with high risk or critically ill patients; performing invasive nursing procedures associated with area of specialty; developing and implementing education programs associated with specialty; organizing, prioritizing and delegating work; using computers and related software applications; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting and use standard equipment, including stamina to remain standing and/or walk for extended periods of time, and strength to examine and treat varied patients, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: 5/26/2022 5:00 PM Pacific
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
May 20, 2022
Part Time
Position Summary ****PER DIEM OPENING(S)**** Position Summary: Coordinates preplanned and in-time inpatient admissions and transfers to ensure smooth flow for the patient, staff and units. Receives, prioritizes, dispatches, and documents all support service calls to include, facility building services, central transportation, and environmental services in an effective, efficient, customer service oriented manner. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Equivalent to graduation from high school and three (3) years of experience working within a patient placement environment such as hospital admitting, bed control, or patient placement office. Licensing/Certification Requirements: None required. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements Six (6) months recent documented experience with different levels of patient acuity. Recent documented experience in a Hospital or Similar setting. Previous recent documented experience in Customer Service. Previous recent documented experience in a Call Center. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Specialized knowledge of area of assignment; office theories and principles; hospital and departmental policies and procedures; EMTALA; laws, rules and regulations governing area of assignment; medical and insurance terminology used in area of assignment; business arithmetic; multi-line telephone systems, radio console and paging systems; telephone triaging of critical and/or stressful calls; appropriate notification procedures and policies; correct business English, including spelling, grammar and punctuation; techniques for dealing properly and professionally with the public, in person and over the telephone; department and hospital safety practices and procedures; patient rights; infection control policies and procedures; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Filling out forms and applications according to laws and guidelines in area of assignment; preparing technical and statistical reports, abstracting and manipulating data; reporting inconsistencies and discrepancies with established standards and guidelines; performing technical, specialized, complex and difficult office support work; using initiative and judgment within established procedural guidelines; applying customer service techniques; effectively handling multiple tasks and related duties; telephone interaction with staff, and visitors; working in a fast paced environment; operational procedures for information dissemination; organizing own work, setting priorities and meeting critical deadlines; preparing presentation materials for program or service offered; developing interpersonal relations with a variety of people; using computers and related software applications; using general office equipment such as phones, copiers, facsimiles and adding machines; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical office setting and use standard office equipment, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, stamina to remain seated and maintain concentration for extended periods of time, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or an eligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: 5/26/2022 5:00 PM Pacific
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
May 20, 2022
Part Time
Position Summary As an academic medical center with a rich history of providing life-saving treatment in Southern Nevada, UMC serves as the anchor hospital of the Las Vegas Medical District, offering Nevada's highest level of care to promote successful medical outcomes for patients. We are home to Nevada's ONLY Level I Trauma Center, Designated Pediatric Trauma Center, Burn Care Center, and Transplant Center. We are a Pathway Designated facility by ANCC, and we are on our journey to Magnet status. PER DIEM OPENINGS Position Summary: Prepares meal entrees and food for special functions, prepares the cafeteria and patient menus, prepares checklists for food handlers and ensures compliance with health and safety standards. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Equivalent to high school graduation and three (3) to five (5) years of culinary experience. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Must possess a valid Clark County Health Department Food Handler Safety Training Card. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements Knowledge of modified diets Recent cooking (within the last three (3) years) experience in a healthcare setting 3- 5 years of high volume industrial culinary experience Must be available to work unset shifts Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Food measurement conversions; food preparation techniques; inventory techniques; food and health requirements as governed by federal and state laws and regulations; department and hospital safety practices and procedures; patient rights; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Monitoring and assigning work activities; preparing nutritionally balanced menus; determining quantity of food required; maintaining proper sanitation in food handling; using kitchen and cafeteria equipment, e.g., ovens, meat slicers and mixers; communicating effectively in oral and written forms; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical kitchen setting and use a variety of cooking equipment; stamina to remain standing under adverse environmental conditions for an extended period of time; hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person. Strength and agility to exert up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Work is subject to shift and weekend assignments. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: 5/22/2022 9:00 AM Pacific
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
May 20, 2022
Full Time
Position Summary EMPLOYER-PAID PENSION PLAN (NEVADA PERS) COMPETITIVE SALARY & BENEFITS PACKAGE As an academic medical center with a rich history of providing life-saving treatment in Southern Nevada, UMC serves as the anchor hospital of the Las Vegas Medical District, offering Nevada's highest level of care to promote successful medical outcomes for patients. We are home to Nevada's ONLY Level I Trauma Center, Designated Pediatric Trauma Center, Burn Care Center, and Transplant Center. We are a Pathway Designated facility by ANCC, and we are on our journey to Magnet status. FULL-TIME (40 HR/WK) AND PART-TIME (24 HR/WK) Delivers nutritional care, treatment, rehabilitation and education to patients based on patient assessments of needs, conditions, impairments, disabilities and age. Duties include assessing nutritional status, developing care plans, educating patients and families, calculating nutritional and actual intakes and preparing special diets. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Equivalent to a Bachelor's Degree in Dietetics or a closely related field approved by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics; Minimum of two (2) years of professional experience as a dietitian in a large (250+ bed) hospital or recent graduation from an accredited program with a strong clinical rotation/internship program. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Valid registration (or eligible for registration) as a Registered Dietitian from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. A registration eligible dietitian must pass the registration exam within 6 months of hire and will work under the supervision of a registered dietitian (notes are co-signed) until exam results are determined. Must possess a valid Nevada Dietitian License or a Nevada Dietitian Provisional License at time of hire with ability to obtain a Nevada Dietitian License within one (1) year after the date of issuance. Specialty certification (CDE, CNSD, CSP, CDR) may be required for a specialty position. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements Valid registration as a Registered Dietitian from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and a valid Nevada Dietitian License are required. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Nutritional theories and principles; diet therapy techniques; safety and health regulations governing patient care; medical terminology; department and hospital safety practices and policies; patient rights; infection control policies and procedures; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures; age specific practices. Skill in: Assessing patient's nutritional risks and requirements; reviewing menus to ensure nutritional requirements are met; calculating required nutritional intakes and actual intakes; evaluating and documenting lab results; developing individual patient care plans; applying customer service techniques; performing mathematical computations and conversions; collecting and analyzing data; using computers and related software applications; communicating effectively with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical culinary setting, use standard equipment, stand and/or walk for extended periods of time; vision to read printed materials and VDT screens; and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in-person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 20 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 pounds of force frequently, and/or negligible amount of force constantly to move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: 5/29/2022 5:00 PM Pacific
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
May 20, 2022
Full Time
Position Summary EMPLOYER-PAID PENSION PLAN (NEVADA PERS) COMPETITIVE SALARY & BENEFITS PACKAGE As an academic medical center with a rich history of providing life-saving treatment in Southern Nevada, UMC serves as the anchor hospital of the Las Vegas Medical District, offering Nevada's highest level of care to promote successful medical outcomes for patients. We are home to Nevada's ONLY Level I Trauma Center, Designated Pediatric Trauma Center, Burn Care Center, and Transplant Center. We are a Pathway Designated facility by ANCC, and we are on our journey to Magnet status. THIS POSITION MAY CLOSE WITHOUT NOTICE ONCE A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF QUALIFIED APPLICATIONS ARE RECEIVED. Position Summary: Develops and maintains BI platform that serves the decisions making needs of the hospital. Collaborates with decision makers across the hospital to assess data and reporting needs, assists in the building of the necessary data structure, and contribute to the development of reports and dashboards to streamline the decision making process across user levels. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Equivalent to a Bachelor's Degree in finance, computer science, business administration, healthcare management or related field and three (3) years (within the last five years) of professional level experience in business intelligence, statistical modeling, data mining, and/or data analytics. Licensing/Certification Requirements: None. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements At least 1 year recent experience with Epic Cogito Strong analytical skills with Hospital - Financial, Operational, and Clinical Metrics Knowledge of Epic, PowerBI, Syntellis Axiom, or similar system Epic certifications preferred Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Analytical techniques, SQL or other structured language; relevant internal databases, business intelligence applications and tools; healthcare operations and codes, health plans and government reimbursement mechanisms to hospitals and physician; principles and practices of organizational and management analysis; function, organization and basic services of the departments to which assigned; federal, state and county laws and regulations related to the health care agency; computer applications related to the work (EPIC, Kaufman Hall, Business Objects Crystal Reports, Web Intelligence); basic data sampling and statistical analysis techniques; project management techniques; department and hospital safety practice and procedures; patient rights; age specific patient care practices; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Analyzing information, situations, problems, policies and procedures; separating problems from symptoms; identifying potential solutions; applying solutions and formulate logical and objective conclusions from data and observations; leveraging knowledge of data needs, data sources and data solution technologies to provide clients with accurate and timely (often real-time) results and analytical reports; carrying assigned project(s) through, from data gathering to completion; maintaining accuracy and focus with attention to detail in fast-paced environment with constantly changing priorities; using initiative and independent judgment within general policy guidelines; using Excel, databases, business intelligence and report writing tools; using computers and related software applications; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical office setting and use standard office equipment, stamina to remain standing for long periods of time, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone. Exert up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or an eligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. MPUMCLV #LI-MH1 Closing Date/Time: 5/29/2022 5:00 PM Pacific
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
May 19, 2022
Full Time
Position Summary EMPLOYER-PAID PENSION PLAN ( NEVADA PERS) COMPETITIVE SALARY & BENEFITS PACKAGE As an academic medical center with a rich history of providing life-saving treatment in Southern Nevada, UMC serves as the anchor hospital of the Las Vegas Medical District, offering Nevada's highest level of care to promote successful medical outcomes for patients. We are home to Nevada's ONLY Level I Trauma Center, Designated Pediatric Trauma Center, Burn Care Center, and Transplant Center. We are a Pathway Designated facility by ANCC, and we are on our journey to Magnet status. Position Summary: Perform all credentialing functions, including intake, primary source verification, documentation, and tracking of credentialing requests, ensure compliance as defined by Joint Commission, CMS and state laws. Provides marketing support and completes credentialing and re-credentialing applications for contracted health plans for hospital facilities to maintain revenue stream. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Equivalent to graduation from high school and three (3) years of Medical Staff and/or Managed Care credentialing experience or related health care experience. Licensing/Certification Requirements: None. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements PREFERENCE WILL BE GIVEN TO APPLICANTS WHO DOCUMENT THE FOLLOWING: Three (3) years recent (within the last three (3) years) experience tracking credentialing; requests; Proven experience with compliance as defined by Joint Commission, CMS, and state laws Five (5) years recent (within the last five (5) years) credentialing experience in a similar facility. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Office administrative and secretarial practices and procedures; UMC programs, services and organizational structure; UMC policies and procedures as they apply to Primary and Quick Care Units; managed care terminology; credentialing requirements for physicians and PPOs; marketing principles and practices; Federal, state and county laws and regulations related to the health care agency; basic data sampling and statistical analysis techniques; computer applications related to duties; department and hospital safety practices and procedures; infection control policies and procedures; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Providing varied, responsible and confidential secretarial and office administrative assistance; using tact, discretion, initiative and independent judgement within established guidelines; researching, compiling and summarizing a variety of materials; composing correspondence independently or from brief instructions; organizing work, setting priorities, meeting critical guidelines; coordinating supervisor's activities and schedules; maintaining confidentiality of sensitive information; problem solving and conflict resolution; addressing and handling matters independently within authorized scope of responsibility; carrying assigned project(s) through, from data gathering to completion; using initiative and independent judgement within general policy guidelines; use of computer software/applications related to duties; maintaining accurate records and files; preparing clear and concise reports, correspondence and other written materials; contributing effectively to the accomplishment of team or work unit goals, objectives and activities; communicating effectively with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical office setting and use standard office equipment, stamina to remain seated for extended periods of time, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or an eligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: 5/25/2022 5:00 PM Pacific
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
May 19, 2022
Part Time
Position Summary As an academic medical center with a rich history of providing life-saving treatment in Southern Nevada, UMC serves as the anchor hospital of the Las Vegas Medical District, offering Nevada's highest level of care to promote successful medical outcomes for patients. We are home to Nevada's ONLY Level I Trauma Center, Designated Pediatric Trauma Center, Burn Care Center, and Transplant Center. We are a Pathway Designated facility by ANCC, and we are on our journey to Magnet status **PER DIEM OPENINGS** Position Summary: Assists in the laboratory. Duties include drawing blood from patients, assuring comfort and safety of patients following venipuncture, performing clerical duties, looking up patient information and other data on the computer, and other related tasks. May perform testing of a waived complexity. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Equivalent to graduation from high school and six (6) months of experience in a clinical setting. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Must obtain valid State of Nevada license as a Laboratory Assistant within seven (7) months of employment. Failure to obtain and/or maintain licensure will result in termination of employment. Some positions may require Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements Preferred (MUST BE CLEARLY DOCUMENTED WITHIN THE APPLICATION JOB DUTIES): One year recent documented experience in a clinical laboratory in a hospital. One year r ecent documented experience as a Clinical Laboratory Assistant / Phlebotomist. One year recent documented experience performing clerical duties, looking up patient information and other data on the computer. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Infection control principles and practices; proper disposal of bio-hazardous wastes; anatomy and location of veins; phlebotomy procedures and proper specimen processing procedures; department and hospital safety practice and procedures; patient rights; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital safety practices and procedures; patient rights; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Phlebotomy; applying procedures for emergency situations; applying customer service principles; problem solving; critical thinking; knowledge of specimen requirements; using a computer and a variety of software applications; communicating effectively in oral and written forms; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting, stamina to stand and/or walk for extended periods of time; vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or an eligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: 5/30/2022 3:00 PM Pacific
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
May 19, 2022
Part Time
Position Summary As an academic medical center with a rich history of providing life-saving treatment in Southern Nevada, UMC serves as the anchor hospital of the Las Vegas Medical District, offering Nevada's highest level of care to promote successful medical outcomes for patients. We are home to Nevada's ONLY Level I Trauma Center, Designated Pediatric Trauma Center, Burn Care Center, and Transplant Center. We are a Pathway Designated facility by ANCC, and we are on our journey to Magnet status PER DIEM OPENINGS Position Summary: Independently performs complex and sophisticated laboratory analysis according to established laboratory protocols and procedures to include, but not limited to: patient test results; calibration of equipment; quality control; preventative maintenance; troubleshooting of instruments; method validation studies; result calculations; etc. Provides meaningful data that may be used by a physician in determining the presence, extent, cause and treatment of disease. Ensures accurate test results and communication when appropriate. Assists in the training of new staff, competency of staff, and education of students performing departmental clinical rotations. The work includes the use of microscopes, chemicals, computers, complex laboratory equipment and instrumentation. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Meets the requirements to be licensed as a Medical Technologist (NAC 652.420) or Specialty Technologist (NAC 652.483) in the State of Nevada. Employees working in the Transfusion Service must pass the background and/or security investigations and maintain clearance per the State of Nevada and the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC). Licensing/Certification Requirements: A valid State of Nevada license as a Clinical Laboratory Technologist or Specialty Technologist is required or temporary employment for a period NOT exceeding six (6) months may be granted with documentation that the application for license process has been initiated. Failure to obtain and/or maintain licensure will result in termination of employment. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Anatomy; proper laboratory techniques, including infection and disease control measures; medical technology related specifically to the department; proper handling and disposal of biohazardous waste; department and hospital safety practices and procedures; patient rights; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; infection control policies and practices; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Applying phlebotomy techniques; applying procedures for emergency situations; applying customer service principles; analyzing blood, urine and other body fluid samples; using laboratory microscopes; troubleshooting and maintaining laboratory instruments and equipment; applying quality controls to laboratory procedures; interpreting laboratory test results and identifying abnormalities; Using a computer and a variety of software applications; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds under stressful conditions; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting and use standard equipment, stamina to stand and/or walk for extended periods of time, vision to read printed materials including a VDT screen; and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 20 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 pounds of force frequently, and/or an eligible amount of force constantly to move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: 5/30/2022 5:00 PM Pacific
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada 4231 N Rancho Dr. N Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
May 19, 2022
Full Time
Position Summary ***THIS POSTING IS OPEN TO UMC EMPLOYEES ONLY *** EMPLOYER-PAID PENSION PLAN ( NEVADA PERS) COMPETITIVE SALARY & BENEFITS PACKAGE As an academic medical center with a rich history of providing life-saving treatment in Southern Nevada, UMC serves as the anchor hospital of the Las Vegas Medical District, offering Nevada's highest level of care to promote successful medical outcomes for patients. We are home to Nevada's ONLY Level I Trauma Center, Designated Pediatric Trauma Center, Burn Care Center, and Transplant Center. We are a Pathway Designated facility by ANCC, and we are on our journey to Magnet status. Position Summary: Obtains demographics, insurance information, and signatures from patients; receives authorization form and obtains authorizations; places ID bracelets on patients' wrists; collects payments and discharges patients. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Equivalent to graduation from high school and one (1) year of experience in admissions in a hospital or medical office setting. Licensing/Certification Requirements: None Required. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements One year of recent experience working in a fast-paced Primary Care/Urgent Care Clinic - Focus on Front Office Skills. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Office theories and principles; medical terminology; insurance carriers and reimbursement schedules; basic math; medical and insurance terminology; department and hospital safety practices and procedures; patient rights; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures; age specific patient care practices. Skill in: Performing basic mathematical computations; using computers and related software applications; using standard office equipment such as phones, copiers and facsimiles; typing and ten key; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds under stressful conditions; effective, efficient and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical office setting and use standard office equipment; stamina to remain seated for long periods of time; vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen; hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or an eligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects, including the human body. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. MPUMCLV Closing Date/Time: 5/25/2022 5:00 PM Pacific
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
May 18, 2022
Full Time
Position Summary EMPLOYER-PAID PENSION PLAN (NEVADA PERS) COMPETITIVE SALARY & BENEFITS PACKAGE As an academic medical center with a rich history of providing life-saving treatment in Southern Nevada, UMC serves as the anchor hospital of the Las Vegas Medical District, offering Nevada's highest level of care to promote successful medical outcomes for patients. We are home to Nevada's ONLY Level I Trauma Center, Designated Pediatric Trauma Center, Burn Care Center, and Transplant Center. We are a Pathway Designated facility by ANCC, and we are on our journey to Magnet status. Position Summary: Provides preventive care and/or treatment to patients in an outpatient or specialty clinic with a variety of conditions, illnesses and/or injuries. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing and one year of acute care nursing experience. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Current License by the Nevada State Board of Nursing to Practice as a Registered Nurse, Basic Life support (BLS) certification, and Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification (ACLS). Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements PREFERENCES WILL BE GIVEN TO APPLICANTS WHO DOCUMENT THE FOLLOWING: Minimum of one (1) year of burn and/or wound Care experience. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Nursing process (assessment, planning, implementation and coordination of patient care); anatomy and physiology; standards of care; disease process; medical equipment; patient care plan development; patient evaluation and assessment techniques; body mechanics used with ambulating, transferring and repositioning patients; how to use general office equipment including, but not limited to: facsimiles, copiers, telephones and computers; pharmacology and medication administration; Nurse Practice Act; department and hospital safety practice and procedures; patient rights; age specific patient care practices; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Implementing nursing process including assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation; working with high risk or critically ill patients; performing invasive nursing procedures associated with area of specialty; developing and implementing education programs associated with specialty; organizing, prioritizing and delegating work; using computers and related software applications; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting and use standard equipment, including stamina to remain standing and/or walk for extended periods of time, and strength to examine and treat varied patients, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. #LI-MH1 Closing Date/Time: 5/24/2022 5:00 PM Pacific
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
May 18, 2022
Full Time
Position Summary EMPLOYER-PAID PENSION PLAN (NEVADA PERS) COMPETITIVE SALARY & BENEFITS PACKAGE As an academic medical center with a rich history of providing life-saving treatment in Southern Nevada, UMC serves as the anchor hospital of the Las Vegas Medical District, offering Nevada's highest level of care to promote successful medical outcomes for patients. We are home to Nevada's ONLY Level I Trauma Center, Designated Pediatric Trauma Center, Burn Care Center, and Transplant Center. We are a Pathway Designated facility by ANCC, and we are on our journey to Magnet status. ***OPEN TO CURRENT UMC EMPLOYEES ONLY*** FOR FULL-TIME (32 HOURS PER WEEK) AND PART-TIME (24 HOURS PER WEEK) Schedules, trains and coordinates other Clinical Laboratory Assistants as well as perform the functions of the Clinical Laboratory Assistant. Performs waived testing. Loads instrumentation, and performs maintenance functions for instrumentation. Assists in clinical department(s). Job Requirement Education/Experience: Equivalent to graduation from high school and one (1) year of experience as a lab assistant. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Must obtain valid State of Nevada license as a Point of Care Testing Analyst within eight (8) months of employment. Failure to obtain and/or maintain licensure will result in termination of employment. Some positions may require Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements Possess valid Point of Care Testing Analyst license At least six (6) months of experience as a lead lab assistant in hospital setting Demonstrated skills and ability to troubleshoot and work with varied computer systems Good problem solving skills Proven record of learning new laboratory processes in a quick manner through established knowledge, skills and ability. Understanding of training methods. Flexibility to work various shifts. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Infection control principles and practices; proper disposal of bio-hazardous wastes; anatomy and location of veins; phlebotomy procedures and proper specimen processing procedures; department and hospital safety practice and procedures; patient rights; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response practices and procedures; age specific patient care practices. Skill in: Phlebotomy; applying procedures for emergency situations; applying customer service principles; problem solving; critical thinking; training phlebotomists; developing and applying work schedules; using a computer and a variety of software applications; employing the pre analytical, analytical, post analytical process for point of care testing; knowledge of specimen requirements; loading of instrumentation; performing preventative maintenance for instrumentation; assisting in clinical departments under the direction of the technical staff; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds under stressful conditions; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting and use standard equipment, including stamina to stand and/or walk for an extended period of time, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 20 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 pounds of force frequently, and/or a eligible amount of force constantly to move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: 5/24/2022 5:00 PM Pacific
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
May 18, 2022
Full Time
Position Summary EMPLOYER-PAID PENSION PLAN (NEVADA PERS) COMPETITIVE SALARY & BENEFITS PACKAGE ***OPEN TO INTERNAL UMC EMPLOYEES ONLY*** As an academic medical center with a rich history of providing life-saving treatment in Southern Nevada, UMC serves as the anchor hospital of the Las Vegas Medical District, offering Nevada's highest level of care to promote successful medical outcomes for patients. We are home to Nevada's ONLY Level I Trauma Center, Designated Pediatric Trauma Center, Burn Care Center, and Transplant Center. We are a Pathway D esignated facility by ANCC, and we are on our journey to Magnet status. Position Summary: Responsible for intake and providing case management services for the medically and/or socially complex patients. The patient population covered will include significantly complex medical conditions, and/or social-economic and mental health co-morbidities. The goal of the program will be to assist these patients to achieve optimal health and/or independence in managing their care. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing. Must have five (5) years nursing experience or the same number of years equivalent experience in case management/transitional care coordination or a combination of both. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Valid License from State of Nevada to Practice as a Registered Nurse. Basic Life Support (BLS) certification. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Principles of case management; nursing process (assessment, planning, implementation and coordination of patient care); standards of care; disease process of illnesses or injuries in variety of specialty areas; patient care plan development; patient evaluation and assessment techniques; Nurse Practice Act; third party reimbursement regulations and rules; department and hospital safety practices and procedures; patient rights; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures; age specific patient care practices. Skill in: Working with patients in a variety of conditions; interpreting rules and regulations; interpreting and analyzing patient medical charts; using computers and a variety of software applications; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds under stressful conditions; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting, including stamina to remain standing and/or walking for extended periods of time, strength to examine and treat varied individuals, vision to use standard office equipment, read printed materials and a computer screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in-person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or a negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects, including the human body. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: 5/24/2022 5:00 PM Pacific
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
May 18, 2022
Part Time
Position Summary ****PER DIEM OPENING(S)**** Position Summary: Prepares and compiles records of patients for treatment in a clinic or admission into an in-patient facility, ensuring that all policies and procedures are observed. Maintains and updates patient's medical records and enter patient information into computer. ***This PER DIEM posting is for the following, but not limited to Various Medical Surgical Departments * * - 1500 MS - 6083 Job Requirement Education/Experience: Equivalent to graduation from high school and two (2) years clerical support experience in a clinical setting. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Some positions may require Notary Public Certification. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements RECENT DOCUMENTED (within past 5 years) Unit Clerk / Unit Secretary experience in a hospital setting. MUST POSESS RECENT DOCUMENTED EXPERIENCE (within past 5 years) experience in Medical / Surgical Units. Recent documented experience with HEMM Microsoft Office proficient - Excel, Word, Outlook, etc. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Specialized knowledge of area of assignment; hospital and departmental policies and procedures; laws, rules and regulations governing area of assignment; terminology used in area of assignment; department and hospital safety practice and procedures; patient rights; age specific patient care practices; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Filling out claims, forms and applications according to laws and guidelines in area of assignment; preparing technical and statistical reports; performing technical, specialized, complex and difficult office support work; using initiative and judgment within established procedural guidelines; setting priorities and meeting critical deadlines; preparing presentation materials for program or service offered; developing interpersonal relations with a variety of people; using computers and related software applications; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical office setting and use standard office equipment, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, stamina to remain seated and maintain concentration for extended periods of time, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or a negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: 5/24/2022 5:00 PM Pacific
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
May 18, 2022
Full Time
Position Summary EMPLOYER-PAID PENSION PLAN (NEVADA PERS) COMPETITIVE SALARY & BENEFITS PACKAGE As an academic medical center with a rich history of providing life-saving treatment in Southern Nevada, UMC serves as the anchor hospital of the Las Vegas Medical District, offering Nevada's highest level of care to promote successful medical outcomes for patients. We are home to Nevada's ONLY Level I Trauma Center, Designated Pediatric Trauma Center, Burn Care Center, and Transplant Center. We are a Pathway Designated facility by ANCC, and we are on our journey to Magnet status. **OPEN TO CURRENT UMC EMPLOYEES ONLY** Position Summary: Ensures the safety and security of patients, staff and visitors. Duties include securing buildings and patients' valuables, responding to emergencies and calls regarding suspicious individuals and restraining combative and irate people. Responsible for patrolling building exteriors to include multi-level garage and surface parking areas by vehicle, on foot, and on a multi-geared bicycle. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Equivalent to graduation from high school and two (2) years of experience as a security officer/law enforcement official. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Valid Class C Nevada Driver's License. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements Prefer: Two (2) years recent and previous security experience in the military, law enforcement, hospital, or hotel industry. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Vicinity streets and roadways; laws and regulations such as illegal activity, safety and fire regulations and hazardous materials; safety precautions; department and hospital safety practices and procedures; patient's rights; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Applying negotiation techniques and practices; restraining and calming combative and irate people; handling emergency situations such as bomb threats, hostage situations, gang violence and fires; to ride and maintain safe operation of multi-geared bike and other bike equipment; investigating suspicious people and crime scenes; writing incident reports; developing public relations with a variety of people; using equipment and tools such as radios, battery chargers, handcuffs, restraints, pepper spray and cameras; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds under stressful conditions; establishing and maintaining effective working relations with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work throughout the hospital in a variety of environments; stamina to remain standing and/or walk for extended periods of time or dexterity and mobility to ride a multi-geared bicycle for extended periods of time; vision to read printed materials and VDT screens; hearing and speech to communicate effectively in-person, over the telephone and over the radio. Strength and agility to exert in excess of 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or in excess of 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or in excess of 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects and/or restrain. For Bike Patrol must attend and pass the Las Vegas Metro Police Department Bicycle Training Course. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: 5/24/2022 5:00 PM Pacific
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
May 18, 2022
Part Time
Position Summary Position Summary: Maintains a system to monitor all patients diagnosed and/or treated at the hospital in a specialty area i.e. tumor, cancer, trauma. Provides critical information for specialty area program planning, administrative planning, and allocation of hospital resources. Collects, manages, and analyzes complete and accurate data on patients, and reports cases to the State Department of Health. Complies abstract on each patient based on a review of medical records, and reports from pathology, radiology, laboratory, and surgery, plus documentation of any and all treatments received by the patient. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Equivalent to a Bachelor's Degree in Science, Biology, Nursing, Healthcare, Health Information Management or a closely related field and two (2) years professional level experience in performing abstracts, analyzes, and codes clinical data and health records in one or more of the following area(s), (cancer, tumor, trauma) for research, quality assurance, and program planning. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Certified Registrar in one or more of the following: Cancer, Tumor, Trauma or the ability to obtain certification within three (3) years from hire date. Failure to obtain and/or maintain certification will result in termination of employment. (Trauma Registrar Certification - The ability to obtain certification requires two working years at full time status before taking the exam.) Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements PREFERENCE WILL BE GIVEN TO APPLICANTS WHO DOCUMENT THE FOLLOWING: Minimum of three (3) years experience with medical terminology in interpreting radiology reports, operative reports, and progress notes for abstraction of key concepts. Minimum of three (3) years of data collection and interpretation experience which would include investigating patient outcomes and adverse events within EPIC, formulating those findings and problem analysis into data tables in excel, and placing them in graph form for data presentation. Exceptional communication skills both written and verbal. Works well within in team dynamic where autonomy and productivity are essential for meeting external and internal deadlines. Knowledge of the clinical operations workflow of UMC with high preference on knowledge of ED/Resus practices. Understanding of performance improvement principles and how they apply to data abstraction as a process. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Principles and practices of public administration; Federal, state and county laws and regulations related to the health care agency; anatomy, physiology, diagnostic examination, symptoms/characteristics/behavior of various malignancies and current methods of treatment; basic data sampling and statistical analysis techniques; databases and computer applications related to duties; project management and analytical techniques; coding systems; department and hospital safety practice and procedures; patient rights; age specific patient care practices; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Abstract pertinent information without distortion; efficient decision making and problem solving skills, ability to interpret information, tactful, congenial, organized, patient and assertive; using computers and related software applications; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical office setting and use standard office equipment, stamina to remain standing for long periods of time, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to occasionally lift and carry up to 25 pounds. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: 5/24/2022 5:00 PM Pacific
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
May 18, 2022
Full Time
Position Summary EMPLOYER-PAID PENSION PLAN (NEVADA PERS) COMPETITIVE SALARY & BENEFITS PACKAGE As an academic medical center with a rich history of providing life-saving treatment in Southern Nevada, UMC serves as the anchor hospital of the Las Vegas Medical District, offering Nevada's highest level of care to promote successful medical outcomes for patients. We are home to Nevada's ONLY Level I Trauma Center, Designated Pediatric Trauma Center, Burn Care Center, and Transplant Center. We are a Pathway Designated facility by ANCC, and we are on our journey to Magnet status. Position Summary: Provides responsible technical, standard, and specialized office support to a variety of human resources activities and functions. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Equivalent to two (2) years of college-level course work in business administration, healthcare, or related field, AND two (2) years of office administrative experience in human resources or related field. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements PREFERENCES WILL BE GIVEN TO APPLICANTS WHO DOCUMENT THE FOLLOWING: Recent experience (within the last year) working in a full-time position within Human Resources. Experience processing paperwork for new hires and contractors in a high-volume work environment. Intermediate to expert level MS Excel skills. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Basic human resources principles and practices; patient rights; department and hospital safety principles and practices; computer applications related to the work assigned; business arithmetic; record-keeping principles and practices; practices of reviewing payroll and personnel documents for completeness and accuracy; infection control policies and procedures; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; patient rights; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Performing technical, specialized, complex or difficult financial office support duties; reading and explaining rules, policies, and procedures; applying customer service techniques; using initiative and independent judgment within established procedural guidelines; processing documents and payments; maintaining accurate records and preparing accurate and timely reports; writing reports; using computers and related software applications; using office equipment such as copiers, phones, facsimiles and adding machines; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; exchanging or conveying information and receiving work direction; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical office setting and use standard office equipment, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or a eligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: 5/23/2022 5:00 PM Pacific
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
May 18, 2022
Full Time
Position Summary EMPLOYER-PAID PENSION PLAN (NEVADA PERS) COMPETITIVE SALARY & BENEFITS PACKAGE As an academic medical center with a rich history of providing life-saving treatment in Southern Nevada, UMC serves as the anchor hospital of the Las Vegas Medical District, offering Nevada's highest level of care to promote successful medical outcomes for patients. We are home to Nevada's ONLY Level I Trauma Center, Designated Pediatric Trauma Center, Burn Care Center, and Transplant Center. We are a Pathway Designated facility by ANCC, and we are on our journey to Magnet status. **OPEN TO CURRENT UMC EMPLOYEES ONLY** Position Summary: Assists in the laboratory. Duties include drawing blood from patients, assuring comfort and safety of patients following venipuncture, performing clerical duties, looking up patient information and other data on the computer, and other related tasks. May perform testing of a waived complexity. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Equivalent to graduation from high school and six (6) months of experience in a clinical setting. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Must obtain valid State of Nevada license as a Laboratory Assistant within seven (7) months of employment. Failure to obtain and/or maintain licensure will result in termination of employment. Some positions may require Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements Preferred (MUST BE CLEARLY DOCUMENTED WITHIN THE APPLICATION JOB DUTIES): One year recent documented experience in a clinical laboratory in a hospital. One year r ecent documented experience as a Clinical Laboratory Assistant / Phlebotomist. One year recent documented experience performing clerical duties, looking up patient information and other data on the computer. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Infection control principles and practices; proper disposal of bio-hazardous wastes; anatomy and location of veins; phlebotomy procedures and proper specimen processing procedures; department and hospital safety practice and procedures; patient rights; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital safety practices and procedures; patient rights; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Phlebotomy; applying procedures for emergency situations; applying customer service principles; problem solving; critical thinking; knowledge of specimen requirements; using a computer and a variety of software applications; communicating effectively in oral and written forms; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting, stamina to stand and/or walk for extended periods of time; vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or an eligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: 5/24/2022 5:00 PM Pacific
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
May 17, 2022
Full Time
Position Summary EMPLOYER-PAID PENSION PLAN (NEVADA PERS) COMPETITIVE SALARY & BENEFITS PACKAGE As an academic medical center with a rich history of providing life-saving treatment in Southern Nevada, UMC serves as the anchor hospital of the Las Vegas Medical District, offering Nevada's highest level of care to promote successful medical outcomes for patients. We are home to Nevada's ONLY Level I Trauma Center, Designated Pediatric Trauma Center, Burn Care Center, and Transplant Center. We are a Pathway Designated facility by ANCC, and we are on our journey to Magnet status. Position Summary: Provides care to acutely and critically ill patients, in a highly technical and ongoing monitoring environment. These patients are facing life-threatening problems with varying needs, which require extensive medication protocols and therapies. Provides direct and individualized nursing care to patients based on the application of scientific nursing principles. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing and one year current (within the past five (5) years) critical care experience in a similar facility. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Current License by the Nevada State Board of Nursing to Practice as a Registered Nurse, Basic Life support (BLS) certification, and Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification (ACLS). Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements PREFERENCES WILL BE GIVEN TO APPLICANTS WHO DOCUMENT THE FOLLOWING: Minimum of Two (2) years of critical care ICU experience in a similar facility. Prior experience caring for open-heart patients. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Nursing process (assessment, planning, implementation and coordination of patient care); anatomy and physiology; standards of care; disease process; medical equipment; patient care plan development; patient evaluation and assessment techniques; body mechanics used with ambulating, transferring and repositioning patients; how to use general office equipment including, but not limited to: facsimiles, copiers, telephones and computers; pharmacology and medication administration; Nurse Practice Act; department and hospital safety practice and procedures; patient rights; age specific patient care practices; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Implementing nursing process including assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation; working with high risk or critically ill patients; performing invasive nursing procedures associated with area of specialty; using computers and related software applications; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions : Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting and use standard equipment, including stamina to remain standing and/or walk for extended periods of time, and strength to examine and treat varied patients, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. #LI-MH1 MPUMCLV Closing Date/Time: Continuous
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
May 17, 2022
Part Time
Position Summary Position Summary: Coordinates the referral of patients to medical specialists as requested by physicians, including determining appropriate medical center affiliate to which to refer patients and obtaining pre-authorization for the referral. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Equivalent to graduation from high school and three (3) years of experience in the health care field as an admission representative, medical office assistant or comparable experience. Licensing/Certification Requirements: None required. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements Prior experience in patient referrals including determining analyzing the appropriate medical center affiliate to refer a patient. Prior experience obtaining a pre-authorization for the referral. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Medical terminology; physician medical specialties; community medical/health care services; computers and associated software; department and hospital safety practices and principles; infection control policies and practices; patient rights; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures. Skill in: Organizing and prioritizing work; maintaining information/data; using a personal computer and application software programs; networking with other health care organizations; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical office setting and use standard office equipment, stamina to remain seated for long periods of time and maintain concentration, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or an negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. Closing Date/Time: 5/23/2022 5:00 PM Pacific
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
May 17, 2022
Full Time
Position Summary EMPLOYER-PAID PENSION PLAN (NEVADA PERS) COMPETITIVE SALARY & BENEFITS PACKAGE As an academic medical center with a rich history of providing life-saving treatment in Southern Nevada, UMC serves as the anchor hospital of the Las Vegas Medical District, offering Nevada's highest level of care to promote successful medical outcomes for patients. We are home to Nevada's ONLY Level I Trauma Center, Designated Pediatric Trauma Center, Burn Care Center, and Transplant Center. We are a Pathway Designated facility by ANCC, and we are on our journey to Magnet status. Position Summary: Functions as a charge nurse on weekend shifts responsible for assigning patients to and monitoring the work of nurses within the unit on assigned shift and to assist the Clinical Director in the supervision of assigned employees on shift. The position also carries a patient load and applies the nursing process to deliver basic, safe, therapeutic care, for individuals or groups of patients. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing and three (3) years current (within the past five (5) years) RN critical care experience at least one of which was in a CCU/CVCU setting. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Valid License by the Nevada State Board of Nursing to Practice as a Registered Nurse; American Heart Association Healthcare Provider (BLS) certification; Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements PREFERENCES WILL BE GIVEN TO APPLICANTS WHO DOCUMENT THE FOLLOWING: Charge Nurse experience ( Relief or Assigned) Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Modern principles of effective supervision; nursing process (assessment, planning, implementation and coordination of patient care); standards of care; disease process; equipment used in providing patient care in specialty area; patient care plan development; patient evaluation and assessment techniques; body mechanics used with ambulating, transferring and repositioning patients; Nurse Practice Act; department and hospital safety practices and procedures; patient rights; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures; age specific patient care practices. Skill in: Assigning and monitoring the work of others; assigning work to cover patients' needs; evaluating quality control; implementing nursing process including assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation; working with high risk or critically ill patients; performing invasive nursing procedures associated with area of specialty; developing and implementing education programs associated with specialty; organizing, prioritizing and delegating work; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds under stressful conditions; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting, including stamina to stand and walk for extended periods of time, strength to examine and treat varied individuals, vision to use standard office equipment and read printed materials including a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 pounds of force frequently to move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. #LI-MH1 Closing Date/Time: Continuous