Job Category: Nursing

Job Type: Full-Time

Job Location: MS-Batesville

Facility Type: Long-Term Acute Care

Shift Type (Clinical Positions): Day Shift, Night Shift

Summary

At AMG we offer our employees much more than just a job in the healthcare industry. We offer unique career opportunities for people who are called to make a healing difference in the lives of others and desire to be part of a team that makes a difference each day for our patients. We invite you to join our team and share your gifts and talents. Market competitive pay rates and benefits are offered by the newest hospital which opened in December, 2021 in the North Mississippi area, North Mississippi Specialty Hospital in Batesville, MS.

North Mississippi Specialty Hospital in Batesville, MS is part of the AMG Integrated Healthcare Management Hospital System – a Top-5 Post-Acute Care Hospital System. Our mission is an unyielding commitment to Patients, People, and the Pursuit of Healing. We believe our employees are the asset and heart of our organization. We are located in the heart of Batesville in Suite B of the Panola Medical Center.

North Mississippi Specialty Hospital is seeking a Full Time Unit Secretary/Telemetry Monitor Tech with CNA Certification for the 3PM – 11PM Shifts. This employee will assist patients with activities of daily living, provides basic nursing care to non-acutely ill patients and assists in the maintenance of a safe and clean environment under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse in charge of the team and/or unit. Accurately interprets cardiac rhythm strips every 4 hours including rate, rhythm, PR interval, QRS, QT, signature, and title.  Immediately reports changes in patient’s rhythm to Primary Care Nurse.  Posts copy of rhythm change in the patients record.  Documents arrhythmias and/or change in cardiac rhythm on the report sheet and gives complete/accurate report to the oncoming technician.  Properly operates monitor system.  Properly operates speaker system and phone system.  Continuously runs a strip during a code blue.  Properly completes emergency calls for staff.  Tracks monitored patients at all times.  Keeps charts prepped with labeled rhythm strips.  Maintains nutritional supplies.  Counts prior to ordering and maintains pre-set par limits.  Keep patient label book up to date.  Places completed rhythm sheets in patient charts. Provides indirect patient care in the medical-surgical setting.  Meets the communication needs of the patient/family, departmental staff and medical staff.  Prepares and compiles records in the Medical-Surgical Unit.  Initiates directions from physician and nursing staff.  Participates in performance improvement activities.  Maintains regulatory agency requirements, nursing, and hospital policies and procedures and standards.  Performs other duties as needed or directed by supervisor.

Shift Differentials are paid for all Night and Weekend Shifts!!

Join our dynamic team and enjoy a career where you can make a difference with North Mississippi Specialty Hospital!

Full-Time employees are offered a comprehensive package including competitive pay, direct deposit, medical insurance, dental insurance, long-term disability insurance, life insurance, AD&D insurance, vision insurance, multiple voluntary insurance options, paid holidays, paid vacation time, paid sick time, optional credit union membership, cellular discount options, free uniform scrub after 90 days of employment, and 401(k) retirement plan with company contribution.

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Job Requirements

  • Current BLS certification.
  • Successful completion of Telemetry/Basic EKG Monitoring Course preferred.
  • Successful completion of a Certified Nursing Assistant program preferred
  • Previous experience in rhythm interpretation, previous experience as a Telemetry Technician preferred.
  • Knowledge of monitoring equipment.
  • Ability to read and communicate effectively in English.
  • Basic computer knowledge.
  • Knowledge of medical terminology.

About Us

North Mississippi Specialty Hospital, located in Batesville, Mississippi is an acute care hospital that specializes in the management of complex medical needs.

Our mission is to return patients to their optimal level of well-being in the least restrictive medical environment. We accomplish this through a multi-disciplined approach that includes aggressive clinical and therapeutic interventions, as well as family involvement. Our high staff-to-patient ratio ensures individualized attention. Our nurses, therapists, and physicians work with each patient to obtain the best possible outcomes.

North Mississippi Specialty Hospital is an equal opportunity employer.