About Vidant Roanoke-Chowan Hospital
Vidant Roanoke-Chowan Hospital is a 114-bed, not-for-profit hospital located in Ahoskie, NC. The 15-bed ER serves approximately 21,000 patients per year from the local community and surrounding towns. This modern facility provides a wide range of health services to its 39,000 residents in the four-county area.
Ahoskie, NC is ideally located an hour from the Norfolk/Virginia Beach area and two hours from Raleigh, Richmond, Williamsburg, and the beautiful Outer Banks of NC. Ahoskie offers a moderate cost of living, a strong sense of community, and a temperate climate and location to support a variety of year round outdoor activities, such as boating, kayaking, hunting, fishing, hiking, and golf.
Continually seeks to improve quality of services provided and actively participates in unit-based as well as hospital and/or UHS-based quality initiatives.
Demonstrates financial stewardship by carefully and responsibly assisting in the management of the financial well-being of our organization through submission and implementation of cost-saving ideas, avoidance of waste in supply use, adherence to staffing matrixes and effective time management and prioritization.
Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide service appropriate to patient population.
Assists in the delivery of patient care according to policy and licensure.
Assists in the collection and reporting of patient data.
Records patient information in patient medical record and reports key findings to supervising nurse.
Performs unit maintenance tasks
Maintains a clean and safe environment.
Participates in life-support activities as required, responds to Code Blue emergencies.
Maintains confidentiality of patient information
Uses department scripts to effectively communicate with other departments, patients, families, coworkers and students in person or over the phone.
Demonstrates safe operation of all equipment in compliance with department policy, safety, disinfection, infection control and quality control standards
As directed by the supervisor may have additional responsibilities
Demonstrates effective computer skills for electronic charting, order entry and email communication.
Requires a high school diploma or GED.
Must be listed with the Division of Facility Services as an NA I or with NC Board of Nursing as an NA II.
Also requires phlebotomy certification.
This is a full-time position, 40 hours per week. Eligible for full-time benefits.
It is the goal of Vidant Health and its entities to employ the most qualified individual who best matches the requirements for the vacant position.
Offers of employment are subject to successful completion of all pre-employment screenings, which may include an occupational health screening, criminal record check, education, reference, and licensure verification.
We value diversity and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Decisions of employment are made based on business needs, job requirements and applicant’s qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information and testing, family and medical leave, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or any other status protected by law. We prohibit retaliation against individuals who bring forth any complaint, orally or in writing, to the employer, or against any individuals who assist or participate in the investigation of any complaint.