Luminis Health Doctors Community Medical Center

Allied Health Careers

Allied Health disciplines throughout Doctors Community Medical Center offer great diversity and opportunity to professionals at all levels of expertise. We work together across many departments and specialty centers to deliver on our vision of technologically advanced care that continues to meet the changing needs of our surrounding communities.

CARDIAC REHAB

Our department is AACVPR-certified (American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation), and recognized as a “Best Practice” facility for our integration of EMR technology. Cardiac Rehab employs a multidisciplinary team of experts, including ACSM-certified Exercise Physiologists. All team members are BLS and ACLS trained and certified.

LABORATORY

There is tremendous opportunity for cross-training and growth within our CAP (College of American Pathologists) and AABB (American Association of Blood Banks) accredited laboratory. Our multidisciplinary team includes Phlebotomists, Medical Technologists, Histotechs, Pathologist Assistants and Medical Laboratory Technicians. Together, we are driving LEAN principles and practices throughout the department, working toward optimal efficiency and effectiveness across all of our facilities and draw sites.

NEURODIAGNOSTICS

Our Neurodiagnostics area continues to evolve with the changing needs of our community. We are adding new equipment and otherwise working to improve the diagnosis and treatment of seizures, dementia and other brain conditions. We primarily hire EEG Technologists with proven experience. Registered technologists are preferred.

PHARMACY

We are a progressive and innovative pharmacy operation that is recognized by leadership as a valuable clinical partner in the delivery of high-quality patient care. Pharmacists at Doctors Community Medical Center are encouraged to develop a specialty by working on various clinical units, as part of a multidisciplinary care team. There is the opportunity to do rounds and request scheduling in areas of interest, as well as advance into a Clinical Specialist role. Our Pharmacy Techs also have outstanding career development and cross-training opportunities.

RADIOLOGY

Our Radiology team is comprised of professionals at all levels of expertise, from Clinical Escorts to senior-level Radiologic Technologists. Together, we are poised at the leading edge of diagnostic and imaging science, with access to the most advanced MRI, CAT scan, 3D mammography, Ultrasound, PET/CT and nuclear medicine equipment. The state-of-the-art environment here at Doctors Community Medical Center encourages our radiology professionals to gain new skills and knowledge through additional educational, certification and training.

REHAB SERVICES

Doctors Community Medical Center provides an outstanding interdisciplinary environment for career growth and development, with opportunities for Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists and Speech-Language Pathologists, as well as Physical Therapist and Certified Occupational Therapist Assistants.

We give you the opportunity to collaborate in the development of skilled plans of care, within a progressive, forward-thinking environment where you can advance your career.

RESPIRATORY

We hire Registered Respiratory Therapists who want to work as part of a diverse and cohesive team. We are an evidence-based practice, where Therapists work independently with physicians using Respiratory Therapy-Driven protocols. You can have opportunities to participate in bronchoscopy assisting, learn about advanced modes of ventilation (including APRV and NAVA). Specialized clinical education focused on point-of-care testing and safety is available, along with annual education days and bedside scientist grants.

Full time, Full Time
 
Luminis Health Doctors Community Medical Center Lanham, MD 20706, USA
Position Objective: Ensures the provision of respiratory therapy modalities are included within the scope of practice and according to the department standards. Essential Job Duties: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions Provides clinical respiratory care as required, using respiratory care equipment and modalities in all levels of respiratory care patients (Peds and Adults). Coordinates clinical respiratory care to assure appropriateness and effectiveness of care of assigned responsibilities. Oversees departmental supervisory personnel and professional staff in clinical activities and participates in quality monitoring, patient evaluation and related activities in accordance with departmental standards. Participates in revising Respiratory Care Services policies, procedures, and standards as requested. Orients new employees, conduct inservices, assist with Skills Day, and any...

Part time, Part Time
 
Luminis Health Doctors Community Medical Center Lanham, MD 20706, USA
(Part-time) Sports Medicine and Orthopedics Lanham Across six counties in Maryland, and more coming, join us in our mission to RISE. In addition to working alongside a dynamite and collaborative Physical Therapy team, we offer: • Offering Competitive Sign-on Bonuses • New-grad Mentorship Opportunities • Competitive Benefits Packages (Medical, Dental, Vision) – Full time benefits for all staff that are employed at 24+ hours • Employer Match Retirement Plan • Robust PTO and Holidays • Flexible Scheduling (4×10) • Continued education: Reimbursement of up to $1,500 • MedBridge Online Course Subscription • Increased Tuition Assistance – up to $4,000 • Opportunity for Incentive Bonuses • Ability to earn Referral Bonuses • Non-Profit Status: Eligible to Apply for Federal Public Servant Loan Forgiveness Program Position Objective: Provides therapeutic treatments to patients, neonatal to geriatric, according to departmental standards and only...

Luminis Health Doctors Community Medical Center Lanham, MD 20706, USA
Position Objective: This position provides direct patient care and functions as a resource person for one or more specialties, while demonstrating basic patient care concepts, surgical asepsis and basic surgical case preparation. Essential Job Duties: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions Maintains a safe environment for the patient and the O.R. team by assuring a sterile environment, using equipment according to operating room manual. Transports patients and specialty equipment in accordance with safety policy. Provides patient care during the intra-operative phase of the surgery using physician preference cards and organizing and prioritizing care activities based on the patient and/or environmental changes. Functions as a first scrub in the following types of cases (including but not limited to): general/GYN, ENT, plastics, basic/minor ortho/neuro, dental/ortho, urology/cysto and...

Full time, Full Time
 
Luminis Health Doctors Community Medical Center Lanham, MD 20706, USA
Position Objective: Provides the leadership and vision to meet the Radiology Imaging needs of customers in a regional based area through the overall operations of the Radiology, CT, Ultrasound, MRI and Nuclear Medicine functions within the hospital. Also oversees Transport services department. Collaborates with Clinical Initiative Leaders for program planning and implementation of strategic organizational and department goals and objectives. Essential Job Duties: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Evaluates services and functions of all sections within Medical Center Radiological Sciences to ensure compliance with quality standards and efficient utilization of resources. Evaluates and recommends for application and/or purchase procedures, methods, equipment, and physical plant changes to maximize productivity and quality care. Provides technical and administrative direction to...

Full time, Full Time
 
Luminis Health Doctors Community Medical Center Lanham, MD 20706, USA
Position Purpose: Administer hyperbaric oxygen therapy and diagnostic testing to patients of the Department of Hyperbaric Medicine under the supervision of a hyperbaric physician. All therapeutic and diagnostic modalities will be ordered by the hyperbaric physician. Role Specific Competencies Demonstrate professionalism and commitment to the mission statement of the Department of Hyperbaric Medicine, as well as Client Hospital at all times. Demonstrate a working knowledge of the policies and procedures of Hyperbaric Medicine. Perform transcutaneous oxygen monitoring testing as ordered and per departmental policy. Ascertain that the patient's diagnosis is one of the appropriate approved disorders for Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy. Implement the physician's orders as indicated by the patient's treatment plan. Educate patient and/or patient's family as to the benefits, risks, contraindications, and safety issue of hyperbaric oxygen therapy before treatment....

Luminis Health Doctors Community Medical Center Lanham, MD 20706, USA
Position Objective: Performs radiographic and computerized axial tomography procedures on all age groups in accordance with established professional and departmental standards and procedures. Essential Job Duties: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions Performs routine radiographic procedures and special computerized tomography procedures consistent with established quality standards and the need of the patient. Performs daily quality assurance testing on CT unit and emergency equipment and maintains appropriate records as required by department procedure. Confers with the supervisor to report problems relative to equipment, staffing and productivity and makes recommendations relative to them. Obtains pertinent clinical data prior to diagnostic examination, supervises the preparation of patients, and records significant data. Appropriately prioritizes patients in work-flow. Provides...

Full time, Full Time
 
Luminis Health Doctors Community Medical Center Lanham, MD 20706, USA
Radiology Technologist – DCMC Position Purpose Carries out radiological examinations under the supervision of the Radiologist and Department Director/Supervisor. Responsible for maintaining quality care of all patients when in the department. Role Specific Competencies 1. Call for patients to be brought to Radiology. Properly place requisitions in the box to have patient brought to radiology for test. Put notes on requisitions relative to patients so as not to delay the process. Logs patients in and out of Meditech system accurately and consistently. 2. Demonstrates skills and knowledge necessary to provide quality care services for special age specific populations, such as, but not limited to, pediatrics and geriatrics patients. (Attach current skills inventory and/or skills check list; any current age specific certifications; departmental testing; etc.) 3. Emergency trays are to be stocked. Emergency Trays are to be restocked immediately after...

Full time, Full Time
 
Luminis Health Doctors Community Medical Center Lanham, MD 20706, USA
Radiology Technologist – DCMC Position Purpose Carries out radiological examinations under the supervision of the Radiologist and Department Director/Supervisor. Responsible for maintaining quality care of all patients when in the department. Role Specific Competencies 1. Call for patients to be brought to Radiology. Properly place requisitions in the box to have patient brought to radiology for test. Put notes on requisitions relative to patients so as not to delay the process. Logs patients in and out of Meditech system accurately and consistently. 2. Demonstrates skills and knowledge necessary to provide quality care services for special age specific populations, such as, but not limited to, pediatrics and geriatrics patients. (Attach current skills inventory and/or skills check list; any current age specific certifications; departmental testing; etc.) 3. Emergency trays are to be stocked. Emergency Trays are to be restocked immediately after...

Full time, Full Time
 
Luminis Health Doctors Community Medical Center Lanham, MD 20706, USA
Radiology Technologist – DCMC Position Purpose Carries out radiological examinations under the supervision of the Radiologist and Department Director/Supervisor. Responsible for maintaining quality care of all patients when in the department. Role Specific Competencies 1. Call for patients to be brought to Radiology. Properly place requisitions in the box to have patient brought to radiology for test. Put notes on requisitions relative to patients so as not to delay the process. Logs patients in and out of Meditech system accurately and consistently. 2. Demonstrates skills and knowledge necessary to provide quality care services for special age specific populations, such as, but not limited to, pediatrics and geriatrics patients. (Attach current skills inventory and/or skills check list; any current age specific certifications; departmental testing; etc.) 3. Emergency trays are to be stocked. Emergency Trays are to be restocked immediately after...

Full time, Full Time
 
Luminis Health Doctors Community Medical Center Lanham, MD 20706, USA
Position Objective: Performs radiographic and computerized axial tomography procedures on all age groups in accordance with established professional and departmental standards and procedures. Essential Job Duties: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions Performs routine radiographic procedures and special computerized tomography procedures consistent with established quality standards and the need of the patient. Performs daily quality assurance testing on CT unit and emergency equipment and maintains appropriate records as required by department procedure. Confers with the supervisor to report problems relative to equipment, staffing and productivity and makes recommendations relative to them. Obtains pertinent clinical data prior to diagnostic examination, supervises the preparation of patients, and records significant data. Appropriately prioritizes patients in work-flow. Provides...

Full time, Full Time
 
Luminis Health Doctors Community Medical Center Lanham, MD 20706, USA
Position Overview Collaborates with the leadership team in the planning and implementation of organizational and departmental goals. Creates a climate of innovation through role modeling, consultation, research, and facilitation of learning in collaboration with the clinical education team, departmental-specific leadership, and department staff. Essential Functions Organizes directs and coordinates functions and activities in the Central Supply/Services Department. Sterilizes instruments, equipment, and supplies as required. Also handles and stores instruments, equipment, and supplies appropriately. Oversees sterilization, assembly, and storage of medical supplies and equipment. Ensure staff compliance with sterilization techniques, policies, and procedures. Establishes and oversees methods for preparing, handling, and storing sterile equipment and materials. Supervise, train, discipline, and evaluate the performance of staff. Prioritize, schedule,...

Full time, Full Time
 
Luminis Health Doctors Community Medical Center Lanham, MD 20706, USA
Position Objective: Responsible for carrying out Clinical Pharmacy services with primary practice in the area of critical care. Promotes evidence-based pharmacotherapy and sound pharmaceutical care through the development of medication management protocols, and drug therapy policies. Serves as a Critical Care Clinical Pharmacy resource for the health system. Essential Job Duties: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Conducts departmental activities to meet the goals, objectives and policies of the pharmacy department. Participates in improvements in interdepartmental policies and procedures, which support the Pharmacy Department and Hospital's strategic goals. Maintains accurate records as required by departmental policies and procedures and/or federal and state board regulations. Completes all core competencies and documents clinical activities accurately and according to policies...

Full time, Full Time
 
Luminis Health Doctors Community Medical Center Lanham, MD 20706, USA
Position Objective: Safely and accurately performs and reports echocardiology tests according to approved organizational procedures and productivity standards. Essential Job Duties: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions Monitors supply levels, moves supplies to specified storage areas within the department, and maintains the integrity of the supplies. Recognizes artifacts and eliminates probable source; troubleshoots minor equipment problems. Alerts team when clinical data could be compromised. Maintains equipment in a safe and sanitary condition. Operates equipment in accordance with all department safety guidelines & maintains activity and usage logs as required/needed. Educational/Experience Requirements: Specialized training in Echocardiography. High School Diploma or equivalency. Two years’ experience performing adult echocardiograms and stress echocardiograms....

Part time, Part Time
 
Luminis Health Doctors Community Medical Center Lanham, MD 20706, USA
Position Objective: Provides information for diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease by conducting medical laboratory tests, procedures, or analyses. Essential Job Duties: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions Espouses the principals of Lean Thinking and creates a work environment that positively promotes process improvement. Explores opportunities to add value to job (innovative ideas) to benefit the organization and taking ownership of the outcome. Proactively finds other work-related tasks during low census. Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations. Maintains inter- and intradepartmental work flow by fostering a spirit of cooperation (hand offs). Maintains laboratory supplies inventory by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed supplies; placing and expediting orders for supplies; verifying...

Part time, Part Time
 
Luminis Health Doctors Community Medical Center Lanham, MD 20706, USA
Position Objective: Performs radiographic and computerized axial tomography procedures on all age groups in accordance with established professional and departmental standards and procedures. Essential Job Duties: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions Performs routine radiographic procedures and special computerized tomography procedures consistent with established quality standards and the need of the patient. Performs daily quality assurance testing on CT unit and emergency equipment and maintains appropriate records as required by department procedure. Confers with the supervisor to report problems relative to equipment, staffing and productivity and makes recommendations relative to them. Obtains pertinent clinical data prior to diagnostic examination, supervises the preparation of patients, and records significant data. Appropriately prioritizes patients in work-flow. Provides...

Luminis Health Doctors Community Medical Center Lanham, MD 20706, USA
Position Objective: Evaluates pediatric through geriatric patients for Speech Language Pathology services providing therapeutic intervention specific to the individual needs of the patient. Completes interventions and documentation according to regulatory and departmental standards. Essential Job Duties: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions Conducts Therapy evaluations and treatments using a variety of appropriate treatment techniques and documents according to established departmental policies and procedures. Participate in department or hospital initiative for the community as appropriate. Demonstrates the ability and required competencies to cross cover by evaluating and treating patients with a variety of diagnoses in various units. Participates in departmental process improvement initiatives (huddle, metrics,and innovative ideas). Meets departmental productivity standards...

Luminis Health Doctors Community Medical Center Lanham, MD 20706, USA
Position Purpose Performs routine and special clinical laboratory tests in one or more disciplines, including quality control and equipment maintenance to ensure accurate results. Assists with R & D activities and maintains quality control records. Assists in researching and resolving technical and operational problems. Role Specific Competencies Assess the clinical significance of test results and takes appropriate action to ensure proper patient care and treatment based on accuracy of results. Consistently performs proficiency testing at an acceptable level. Documents critical results appropriately and in a timely manner. Prints and checks exception report at end of the shift for complete documentation. Ensures smooth transition from shift-to-shift. Completes communication logs at the end of each shift. Assures pending list is current. Checks email and shift logs each workday. Maintains a clean, well stocked work area. Participates in continuing education...

Full time, Full Time
 
Luminis Health Doctors Community Medical Center Lanham, MD 20706, USA
Position Purpose Performs routine and special clinical laboratory tests in one or more disciplines, including quality control and equipment maintenance to ensure accurate results. Assists with R & D activities and maintains quality control records. Assists in researching and resolving technical and operational problems. Role Specific Competencies Assess the clinical significance of test results and takes appropriate action to ensure proper patient care and treatment based on accuracy of results. Consistently performs proficiency testing at an acceptable level. Documents critical results appropriately and in a timely manner. Prints and checks exception report at end of the shift for complete documentation. Ensures smooth transition from shift-to-shift. Completes communication logs at the end of each shift. Assures pending list is current. Checks email and shift logs each workday. Maintains a clean, well stocked work area. Participates in continuing education...

Full time, Full Time
 
Luminis Health Doctors Community Medical Center Lanham, MD 20706, USA
Position Objective: Provides information for diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease by conducting medical laboratory tests, procedures, or analyses. Essential Job Duties: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions Espouses the principals of Lean Thinking and creates a work environment that positively promotes process improvement. Explores opportunities to add value to job (innovative ideas) to benefit the organization and taking ownership of the outcome. Proactively finds other work-related tasks during low census. Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations. Maintains inter- and intradepartmental work flow by fostering a spirit of cooperation (hand offs). Maintains laboratory supplies inventory by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed supplies; placing and expediting orders for supplies; verifying...

Full time, Full Time
 
Luminis Health Doctors Community Medical Center Lanham, MD 20706, USA
Position Objective: In conjunction with the Pharmacy Director, the Clinical Manager develops departmental goals and strategies that support the Mission, Vision, and Values of the organization, the department, and the pharmacy profession’s best evidence-based practices. Oversee the clinical activities of all inpatient pharmacy staff to ensure the provision of appropriate, safe, effective, patient-centered, innovative, and economic use of drugs to all patients under our direct care. Ensures that staff development (including via the AAMC Pharmacy Residency Program), process improvement, and customer service is focused on creating a culture of safety as well as patient and staff satisfaction. Essential Job Duties: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Oversees all of the inpatient clinical services provided by the department and leads the establishment of standard work/policies/procedures,...

Full time, Full Time
 
Luminis Health Doctors Community Medical Center Lanham, MD 20706, USA
Position Objective: Provides respiratory therapy modalities included in the scope of practice to patients according to the department standards. Essential Job Duties: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions Administers medical gas therapy in accordance with all department procedures. Evaluates appropriateness and effectiveness of therapies for continuation or discontinuation according to department standards. Prepares and collaborates with advanced practitioners and clinical specialist to implement respiratory care plan. Reviews charts per department policy, i.e. orders, lab values, chest x-rays, etc and document care provided accurately and consistently according to department standards. Operates and maintains equipment in a safe and sanitary condition, following department guidelines, returning to department upon patient discharge. Observes patient during therapies for adverse...

Full time, Full Time
 
Luminis Health Doctors Community Medical Center Lanham, MD 20706, USA
Position Objective: Provides respiratory therapy modalities included in the scope of practice to patients according to the department standards. Essential Job Duties: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions Administers medical gas therapy in accordance with all department procedures. Evaluates appropriateness and effectiveness of therapies for continuation or discontinuation according to department standards. Prepares and collaborates with advanced practitioners and clinical specialist to implement respiratory care plan. Reviews charts per department policy, i.e. orders, lab values, chest x-rays, etc and document care provided accurately and consistently according to department standards. Operates and maintains equipment in a safe and sanitary condition, following department guidelines, returning to department upon patient discharge. Observes patient during therapies for adverse...

Full time, Full Time
 
Luminis Health Doctors Community Medical Center Lanham, MD 20706, USA
Position Objective: This position provides direct patient care and functions as a resource person for one or more specialties, while demonstrating basic patient care concepts, surgical asepsis and basic surgical case preparation. Essential Job Duties: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions Maintains a safe environment for the patient and the O.R. team by assuring a sterile environment, using equipment according to operating room manual. Transports patients and specialty equipment in accordance with safety policy. Provides patient care during the intra-operative phase of the surgery using physician preference cards and organizing and prioritizing care activities based on the patient and/or environmental changes. Functions as a first scrub in the following types of cases (including but not limited to): general/GYN, ENT, plastics, basic/minor ortho/neuro, dental/ortho, urology/cysto and...