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Chosen “Best Place to Work in Windham County” in the 2017 Brattleboro Reformer’s Readers Choice Awards.

Thank you for your interest in a career at Grace Cottage Family Health & Hospital! Below you will find a list of all currently available positions.

Before or after you submit your application for employment, be sure to read about our recent designation as a ‘Top 20’ Critical Access Hospital in the United States for Patient Satisfaction, review our excellent employee benefits package, and watch a short video about the unique culture of competence and compassion that flourishes here today. We look forward to reviewing your submission and wish you all the best in your pursuits!

In order to be considered for employment, all applicants must first review the Standards of Behavior, then complete the online application.

As an equal opportunity employer, Grace Cottage is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veteran’s Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact Human Resources at (802) 365-3605.

Should you be selected for employment, you will be required to submit to a criminal records check through the State of Vermont and a background check through the Department of Aging and Disabilities. Other screening methods may also be used, if deemed necessary or required by law. All offers of employment are contingent upon a satisfactory criminal records check and background check.

Please direct all questions regarding these positions to the Human Resources Department.

Currently available positions


FAMILY PRACTICE PHYSICIAN

Our Family Health Clinic is a provider based Rural Health Clinic including 11 providers covering family practice and behavior health with approximately 7,300 individual patients annually. Grace Cottage also operates a 19 bed critical access hospital, and a full-service retail pharmacy.

We currently are seeking a Family Practice Physician for our family health clinic. This position will provide a full scope of primary care services, including but not limited to diagnosis, treatment, coordination of care, preventative care and health maintenance to patients.

Family Practice Physician Profile:
• Outpatient Family Medicine
• Five physicians and three advanced practitioners, as well as, a Community Health Team.
• Charting: EMR …. Cerner
• May supervise PA or NP, and Nursing Staff assigned from pool
• Opportunity to include hospitalist rotation of one in seven.
• Optional ED Per Diem Shifts Available

Minimum Requirements: MD or DO degree from an accredited school of Medicine or Osteopathy; licensed to practice in Vermont; current DEA and DPS certificate of registration; Board Certified or eligible in Family Practice Medicine.

Additional: We have a vibrant rural health clinic outpatient group practice and a low volume ER. Grace Cottages’ small size makes possible the warm, individualized, professional care for which we are recognized. Join our distinguished team and experience the camaraderie and support of the small hospital that’s big on quality.

Interested candidates should complete an on-line application and attach a resume and any applicable certifications.

Posting Date: May 24, 2018
Closing Date: Open until filled


SCHEDULER SUPERVISOR

Job Summary: Oversees Scheduling Center operations and supervision of personnel in
addition to performing scheduling role. Prepares performance evaluations with Practice Office
Director. Assists Director in projects and other duties related to The Scheduling Center.

Answers telephones and speaks with patients to identify and meet their health
Care needs in a superior manner; performs call triaging and routes calls internally. Schedules appointments as requested by callers/patients by using scheduling software; contacts patients to confirm or reschedule their appointment and uses clinic protocols to determine appropriate appointment assignment. Documents patient calls, issues and resolutions appropriately. Performs new patient registration and sends welcome packets. Complete insurance varifications.

Requirements: Previous supervisory experience preferable in a similar environment High School graduate or equivalent; previous experience working in a clinical setting, knowledge of medical terminology, and/or experience with scheduling software is preferred. Demonstrate the ability to properly use the phone and computer systems, fax machines, photocopies, scanners, printers and other business machinery. MUST have excellent customer service skills. MUST maintain a cooperative professional working relationship with staff, outside agencies, community members and patients. Maintain confidentiality of patient information according to Grace Cottage policy and federal/state guideline and regulations.

Interested candidates should complete an on-line application and attach a resume and any applicable certifications.

Posting Date: May 24, 2018
Closing Date: Open until filled


CLINICAL LABORATORY ASSISTANT (CLA) PHLEBOTOMIST

Job Summary: Under the supervision and delegation of the Medical Technologist (MT) or Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT), performs phlebotomy and routine waived and moderately complex laboratory tests. Maintains Laboratory records. Performs phlebotomy after properly identifying the patient and tests to be performed. Properly handles and labels all specimens. Processes specimens to be sent to outside labs. Plants routine microbial specimens. Preforms routine waived and moderately complex tests as ordered by licensed independent practitioners. Properly and safely operates standard laboratory equipment and some specialized equipment. Reviews quality control data and ensures quality control criteria are met before reports are issued. Troubleshoots and problem solves when quality control data is not acceptable, seeking assistance of the MT or MLT as appropriate. Documents appropriately as required. Assists in the maintenance of equipment and daily temperature monitoring/documentation. Performs calibrations of minor equipment as needed. Reviews and releases results and files laboratory reports as appropriate. Tracks receipt of patient results from reference labs. Follows up on outstanding/missing reports. Answers the phone and provides clerical support to the department as requested/assigned. Assists in restocking of work areas and maintenance of inventory. Alerts Lab Supervisor when supplies are low. Maintains a clean and safe work environment. Completes other duties as assigned by Supervisor.

Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent. Experience or training to be able to perform moderately complex laboratory tests preferred, but not required. Basis Cardiac Life Support (BLS) certification.

Interested candidates should complete an on-line application and attach a resume and any applicable certifications.

Posting Date: May 22, 2018
Closing Date: Open until filled


CT/RADIOLOGY TECHNOLOGIST – Per Diem

Responsibilities: Provide exemplary service to both our internal and external customers. Employee will plan, organize, and accomplish activities in the Imaging Department according to hospital policies, standards of practice of the profession, and state and federal law. Possess the ability to work independently and as part of a team, providing high quality CT and Radiographic studies. Review physician orders and exercise great attention to detail. Actively participate in quality improvement projects within the department. Maintain confidentiality at all times and adhere to strict policies and procedures.

Requirements: Working knowledge of PACS; CT Certification; ARRT; VT State License; BLS certified; ability to collaborate with clinical support staff, physicians and other health care professionals as part of a team-based, patient-centered care approach.

Interested candidates should complete an on-line application and attach a resume and any applicable certifications.

Posting Date: May 18, 2018
Closing Date: Open until filled


UNIT SECRETARY – PER DIEM

Responsibilities: Performs receptionist duties for the Inpatient Care Unit and Emergency Department (ED), greeting patients and visitors arriving at the Hospital. Alerts the ED RN of patients presenting for emergency care. Registers ED patients and new admissions to the Inpatient Unit following approved Hospital procedures, obtaining required information and consent for treatment. Functions as clerical support for the Inpatient Unit and ED.

Requirements: Candidates must be detail oriented and able to multitask. Strong computer skills and excellent customer service skills a must. Knowledge of medical terminology a plus. Previous healthcare experience preferred.

Interested candidates should complete an on-line application and attach a resume and any applicable certifications.

Posting Date: May 18, 2018
Closing Date: Open until filled


UNIT SECRETARY
Full Time: 32 hrs per week

Responsibilities:Performs receptionist duties for the Inpatient Care Unit and Emergency Department (ED), greeting patients and visitors arriving at the Hospital. Alerts the ED RN of patients presenting for emergency care. Registers ED patients and new admissions to the Inpatient Unit following approved Hospital procedures, obtaining required information and consent for treatment. Functions as clerical support for the Inpatient Unit and ED.

Requirements: Candidates must be detail oriented and able to multitask. Strong computer skills and excellent customer service skills a must. Knowledge of medical terminology a plus. Previous healthcare experience preferred.

Interested candidates should complete an on-line application and attach a resume and any applicable certifications.

Posting Date: May 18, 2018
Closing Date: Open until filled


 

SCANNER: Full-time

Job Responsibilities: General clerical duties for Grace Cottage Family Health such as; faxing, scanning, and photocopying.  Assists in organization, coordination and administration of daily on-going activities of the Clinic.  Other responsibilities designated by supervisor.

Job Requirements: Computer skills, scanning and faxing skills. Medical terminology a plus. Attention to detail.  Professional and confidential. Good organizational, communication, Experience in using electronic health records a plus.  Maintains confidentiality of protected patient and employee information. Must be dependable and reliable.

Interested candidates should complete an on-line application and attach a resume and any applicable certifications.

Posting Date: May 10, 2018
Closing Date: Open until filled


ADVANCED PRACTICE – PHYSICIAN’S ASSISTANT

We currently are seeking an Advanced Practice Professional Physician’s Assistant for our family health clinic.  This position will provide a full scope of primary care services, including but not limited to diagnosis, treatment, coordination of care, preventative care and health maintenance to patients.

Candidates chosen are eligible to participate in our loan reimbursement program (up to $5,000 per year) as well as a $10,000 sign on bonus and relocation support.  Generous benefits to include competitive medical and dental insurance.  Matched 401K Plan, Life, Disability, and a whole lot more.

Professional and Regulatory Requirements (but not limited to):

Completion of an Accreditation Review Commission for PA. Licensed to practice in Vermont. Have a record that is free from current Medicare/Medicaid sanctions and not be listed on either the OIG List of Excluded Individuals/Entities or System for Awards management (SAM).  Possess a current, valid, unrestricted Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) number if applicable or ability to obtain one.

Interested candidates should complete an on-line application and attach a resume and any applicable certifications.

Posting Date: May 8, 2018
Closing Date: Open until filled


EMT / PARAMEDIC – Per Diem

 Job Summary:  Provides basic patient care, treatments and services within the EMT scope of practice that is appropriate for the patient’s condition and psychosocial/physical needs.

Duties: Clinical duties may include but are not limited to: preparing for procedure, preparing patients for exam, taking medical histories, collecting and testing (POC) of specimens, performing phlebotomy, starting peripheral intravenous lines, removing sutures, changing dressings, administration of meds (as outlined in scope of practice), performing EKGs and applying Zio Patches.  Will be responsible for registering emergency room patient and after hours out patients.

Requirements: HS graduate or GED; current BLS certification required; current and maintained Emergency Medical Technician Certification at the Basic, Advanced or Paramedic level; Obtain ACLS, PHTLS and PALS within 1 year of employment.

Interested candidates should complete an on-line application and attach a resume and any applicable certifications.

Posting Date: April 26, 2018
Closing Date: Open until filled


REGISTERED NURSE / LPN

$3,000 Sign-on Bonus / Up to $5,000 Educational Loan Reimbursement Program!

Full-time Evenings: 32 hours/week. 3pm – 11pm. Weekend rotations.

Responsibilities: Provide direct patient care. Duties include patient assessments/reassessments, development of the patient’s plan of care, implementation of physician’s orders including medication administration and treatments, evaluation of patient’s response to treatment and nursing interventions with appropriate follow-through.

Requirements: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Current Vermont RN license in good standing. Minimum of 1 year experience preferred, however new graduates are encourages to apply. Current BLS certification. Computer skills and familiarity with using an electronic medical record essential. Excellent customer service skills. Strong team player.

Interested candidates should complete an on-line application and attach a resume or CV for review.

Posting Date: May 4, 2018
Closing Date: Open until filled


REGISTERED NURSE / LPN

$3,000 Sign-on Bonus / Up to $5,000 Educational Loan Reimbursement Program!

Full-time Nights: 32 hours/week. Combination 8 and 12 hour shifts. Weekend rotations.

Responsibilities: Provide direct patient care. Duties include patient assessments/reassessments, development of the patient’s plan of care, implementation of physician’s orders including medication administration and treatments, evaluation of patient’s response to treatment and nursing interventions with appropriate follow-through.

Requirements: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Current Vermont RN license in good standing. Minimum of 1 year experience preferred, however new graduates are encourages to apply. Current BLS certification. Computer skills and familiarity with using an electronic medical record essential. Excellent customer service skills. Strong team player.

Interested candidates should complete an on-line application and attach a resume or CV for review.

Posting Date: May 4, 2018
Closing Date: Open until filled


REGISTERED NURSE / LPN

Up to $5,000 Educational Loan Reimbursement Program!

Evenings – 24 Hour Per Week. Every other weekend.

Job Summary: Duties include patient assessments/reassessments, development of the patient’s plan of care, implementation of physician’s orders including medication administration and treatments, evaluation of patient’s response to treatment and nursing interventions with appropriate follow-through.

Requirements:  Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Current Vermont RN or LPN license in good standing. Minimum of 1 year experience preferred, however new graduates are encourages to apply. Current BLS certification. Computer skills and familiarity with using an electronic medical record essential. Excellent customer service skills. Strong team player.

Interested candidates should complete an on-line application and attach a resume and any applicable certifications.

Posting Date: April 11, 2018
Closing Date: Open until filled


REGISTERED NURSE – PER DIEM
EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT

Job Summary: Responsibilities include patient triage and initial assessment; implementation of ED provider’s orders with reassessment and evaluation of patient’s response to treatment and interventions; and discharge care teaching.

Requirements: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Current Vermont RN license in good standing. Emergency Department nursing experience required. Current BLS, ACLS PALS and/or ENPC certifications required. TNCC certification to be obtained within 1 year of hire. Computer skills and familiarity with using an electronic medical record essential. Excellent customer service skills. Strong team player.

Interested candidates should complete an on-line application and attach a resume or CV for review.

Posting Date: March 1, 2018
Closing Date: Open until filled


SPEECH LANGUAGE PATHOLOGIST – PER DIEM

Responsibilities: Responsible for administration and direct application of Speech/Language Pathology treatment modalities as prescribed by a referring physician. Evaluates plans, directs and treats all patients referred to speech/language pathology. Able to work in both inpatient and outpatient settings. Treatment experience with all age ranges helpful, but not required. Participates in performance improvement activities within the department and participates in CQI activities. Performs some administrative duties at the delegation of the Director of Rehabilitation Services. Participates in infection control, safety and educational programs, both in the department and on an organizational basis.

Requirements: Must have CCC-SLP. Holds a Master’s degree from an accredited college or school of speech/language pathology. Current State Licensure in speech pathology (or eligible). impact Current BCLS certification. New graduates welcome to apply.

Interested candidates should complete an on-line application and attach a resume or CV for review.

Posting Date: March 1, 2018
Closing Date: Open until filled


 

RN Med/Surg: PER DIEM all shifts available

Responsibilities: Duties include patient assessments/reassessments, development of the patient’s plan of care, implementation of physician’s orders including medication administration and treatments, evaluation of patient’s response to treatment and nursing interventions with appropriate follow-through.

Requirements: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Current Vermont RN license in good standing. Minimum of 1 year experience preferred. Current BLS certification. Computer skills and familiarity with using an electronic medical record essential. Excellent customer service skills. Strong team player.

Interested candidates should complete an on-line application  and attach a resume or CV for review.

Posting Date: March 1, 2018
Closing Date: Open until filled


LPN Med/Surg: PER DIEM all shifts available

Responsibilities: Duties include patient assessments/reassessments, development of the patient’s plan of care, implementation of physician’s orders including medication administration and treatments, evaluation of patient’s response to treatment and nursing interventions with appropriate follow-through.

Requirements: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Current Vermont LPN license in good standing. Minimum of 1 year experience preferred. Current BLS certification. Computer skills and familiarity with using an electronic medical record essential. Excellent customer service skills. Strong team player.

Interested candidates should complete an on-line application  and attach a resume or CV for review.

Posting Date: March 1, 2018
Closing Date: Open until filled


LICENSED NURSING ASSISTANTS: PER DIEM

Grace Cottage Hospital has an immediate need for per diem employees for our Inpatient Care unit. Positions can cover all shifts. Duties include assisting hospitalized patients with activities of daily living and providing basic nursing care as directed and supervised by a registered nurse.

Requirements: Current Vermont licensure as a nursing assistant; minimum of 1 year experience as an LNA in a Nursing Home or Hospital setting; excellent communication and customer service skills. Experience working with an electronic health record preferred. Successful candidate will be flexible in hours and shifts needed.

Interested candidates should complete an on-line application  and attach a CV or resume for review.

Posting Date: March 1, 2018
Closing Date: Open until filled