Bath Community Hospital is a patient-focused small hospital in rural Virginia which offers excellent working conditions, a team environment, and opportunities for professional development.

Helpful Hints When Applying For Employment with BCH

  • You may pick up an application in the Human Resources Office or print out an application by clicking on the link below.
  • Please complete the Application for Employment in its entirety including references and signing it.
  • You may attach a resume to your completed application.
  • Please be sure to include the position in which you are applying. You may apply for multiple positions as long as you include all position titles on your application.
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BCH

Attn: Human Resources

106 Park Dr.

PO Drawer Z

Hot Springs, VA 24445

Fax: 1-866-338-2445

Click here to download our employment application.

For additional information or questions, call Cara Major, Director of Human Resources at 540-839-7092 or email: cara.major@bcchospital.org.

Bath Community Hospital is an equal opportunity employer.

CURRENT OPPORTUNITIES

Certified Pharmacy Tech (Hot Springs Pharmacy and Inpatient) – Full Time

Details:
• Maintains pharmacy inventory by checking pharmaceutical stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed medications and supplies; placing and expediting orders; verifying receipt; removing outdated drugs.
• Prepares medications and supplies for dispensing, by repackaging, labeling, compounding, handling and storing pharmaceuticals, maintaining accurate records when required
• Organizes medications for pharmacist to dispense by reading medication orders and prescriptions; preparing labels; calculating quantities; assembling intravenous solutions and other pharmaceutical therapies.
• Assist in the control and audit narcotics/stock substance. Documents controlled substance dispensing records from pharmacy, keeping a continuous audit of inventory.
• Demonstrates ability to compound with proper aseptic technique preparations for IV administration. Maintains proper records required for compounding. Completes annual competency review successfully.
• Maintains a working knowledge of aspects of pharmacy services relative to a pharmacy technician’s job description: – Medical terminology and abbreviations – Drug names and classifications – Medication order and prescription interpretation – Preparation procedures for non-sterile dosage forms – Pharmaceutical calculations – Aseptic technique and preparation procedures for all ages, sterile dosage forms – Federal and state laws governing the practice of pharmacy and the distribution of controlled and non-controlled substances. – Medication error prevention methods
Requirements:
• National or State of Virginia certification or currently enrolled in an approved Pharmacy Tech program (required)
• If enrolled in a program must obtain Pharmacy certification within 6 months of employment (required)
• CPR
• Register with the Virginia Board of Pharmacy
• Basic computer knowledge
• Knowledge and training in HIPAA
• 1 year prior Pharmacy/Medical experience (preferred)

 

Respiratory Therapist Lead –Full Time

Details:

  • Oversees Respiratory Department (scheduling, discipline, training, policy development, etc)
  • Administers respiratory therapy care and life support to patients with deficiencies and abnormalities of cardiopulmonary system
  • Performs diagnostic tests of cardiovascular and pulmonary system to aid physicians in diagnosis and treatment of heart and lung disorders
  • Participates in performance improvement and CQI activities
  • Provides overall guidance in the care of respiratory services to in and out patients

 

Requirements:

  • Current state Respiratory Therapist Licensure (required)
  • Graduate of AMA approved School of Respiratory Therapy (required)
  • ACLS certification (required)
  • Previous experience in all aspects of cardiopulmonary services (preferred)
  • Previous leadership experience (preferred)

 

 

Operating Room-R.N. – Full Time

Details:
• Demonstrates knowledge in all areas of care specific to the Ambulatory Surgery, Endoscopy, moderate sedation, and central sterile processing.
• Demonstrates ability to perform a head-to-toe preoperative assessment on all patients and reassesses as needed postoperatively. This includes geriatric and the general patient population.
• Demonstrates ability to formulate an individualized plan of care as indicated and evaluates for effectiveness including psychosocial needs of patients and family.
• Formulates a teaching plan based on identified patient learning needs and evaluates effectiveness of learning; family is included in teaching as appropriate, from pre-op to discharge. Provides patient with explanation and verbal reassurance consistently.
• Analyzes relevant data, communicates findings, documents information appropriately.
• Communicates effectively and professionally with surgeons, peers, supervisors, ancillary departments and all other external/internal customers.

Requirements:
• Current Registered Nurse licensure in State of Virginia (required)
• Current BLS, ACLS and PALS Certification (required)
Experience:
• 1 year recent or relevant Preadmission/Ambulatory experience (preferred)
• 1 year minimum of one year experience of Perioperative RN or completion of a Perioperative Nurse Course (required)

 

 

 

Radiologist  PRN
Details:
• Evaluate patient medical history to ensure test will not cause harm.
• Perform diagnostic procedures to include but not limited to X-ray, CT, MRI, Ultrasound, and Mammography.
• Ability to operate the Imaging equipment.
• Accurately read and interpret Imaging studies and provide final results to the ordering Provider.
• Provides verbal results in emergent situations as well as the final report.
• Diagnoses illnesses and injuries.
• Suggests alternative studies when the ordered test cannot be performed.
• Assumes the role of the Radiation Safety Officer.
• Oversees the Mammography Program and is the Lead Interpreting Physician for the program.
• Provides CME and other documents as required by the ACR.

Requirements:
• Current M.D./D.O. license (required)
• Board Certified Radiologist with completion of fellowship (required)
• Three years of direct clinical experience (preferred)
• Significant experience CT, MRI, and Digital Mammography (required)
• Current valid ACLS and BLS Certification (required)

 

 

Dining Services Specialist –  Full Time

Details:
• Provides nutritionally approved meals to inpatients and outpatients
• Demonstrates knowledge of kitchen equipment use and maintenance
• Demonstrates knowledge of food preparation
• Demonstrates knowledge of tray preparation
• Demonstrates ability to record temperatures of food, refrigerators, freezers, and dish machine
• Demonstrates ability to accurately measure ingredients
• Demonstrate the ability to perform the various tasks relating to the retail operation: Grill cooking, fryer, salad and cold plate preparation and operate cash register
• Demonstrates an ability to be flexible, organized and able to complete task in a timely fashion.
• Demonstrates knowledge of appropriate infection control guidelines and use of appropriate personal protective equipment.

Requirements:
• Basic computer knowledge (required)
• Knowledge and training in HIPAA (preferred)
• Knowledge of meal prep and portioning (required)
• Knowledge of special diets (preferred)
• Serv Safe Certified (preferred)

 

 

Operating Room Tech (Central Sterile/OR materials management) – Part Time<30 hrs/wk

Details:

  • Decontaminates, assembles, sterilizes, and distributes instruments, supplies, and equipment for patient care.
  • Cleans, cultures, tests, and operates various sterilizers.
  • Responsible for maintaining infection control standards as related to the decontamination and re-processing of equipment and instruments used in patient care throughout the hospital.

Requirements:

  • Strong communication skills & ability to work with others in a team setting required.
  • Proficiencies in Microsoft Office, spreadsheet management.
  • Familiarity with automated procurement and inventory control systems.
  • Ability to perform repetitive tasks for long periods of time.
  • High school diploma or equivalent (required)
  • 1+ yr experience working in central sterile department. (required)
  • Certification as central sterile technician. (preferred)
  • Experience with operating room materials management systems. (preferred)

 

 

Operating Room Pre/Post Operative Nurse – Part Time<30 hrs/wk

Details:

  • Assess patients prior to surgery.
  • Ensure that operative and informed consents are signed and in order.
  • Take and record vital statistics of patients to ensure readiness for surgical procedure.
  • Initiate IVs and ensure that patients are informed about the procedure.
  • Assess patients’ post-operative condition. Monitor vital signs.
  • Log all findings in patient files.
  • Answer patient questions and ensure they are kept comfortable.
  • Monitor patients for condition changes and report any changes to the physician.
  • Perform intervention duties in cases of post-operative emergencies.
  • Educate patients regarding postoperative instructions.

Requirements:

  • Current Registered Nurse licensure in State of Virginia (required)
  • Current BLS, ACLS and PALS Certification (required)

Experience:

  • 1 year recent or relevant Preadmission/Ambulatory experience (preferred)
  • 1 year minimum of one year experience of Perioperative RN or completion of a Perioperative Nurse Course (required)

 

 

ECHO Technologist-Ultrasound –PRN

Details:

  • Performs clinical assessment and diagnostic sonography examinations.
  • Uses cognitive sonographic skills to identify, record, and adapt procedures as appropriate to anatomical, pathological, diagnostic information and images.
  • Uses independent judgment during the sonographic exam to accurately differentiate between normal and pathologic findings.
  • Analyses sonograms, synthesizes sonographic information and medical history, and communicates findings to the appropriate physician.
  • Coordinates work schedule with Departmental Director and/or scheduling desk to assure workload coverage.
  • Assumes responsibility for the safety, mental and physical comfort of patients while they are in the sonographer’s care.

Requirements:

  • Graduate of a formal Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program or Cardiovascular Technology Program that is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) (required)
  • ECHO certification (required)
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Diagnostic Medical Sonography (preferred)
  • Active certification by American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) in the specialty(ies) as appropriate.
  • Current compliance with Continuing Medical Education (CME) requirements for specialty(ies) as appropriate.

 

ALS Transportation Provider

Full Time and PRN

Details:

  • Responsible for the safe transportation of non-ambulatory patients to and from medical facilities
  • Ensure that pick-ups and drop-offs are made in a proper, courteous and timely manner
  • Manages and operates equipment safely and correctly, promoting a safe environment for patients, visitors, and staff.
  • While not transporting patients ALS Provider will work in the Emergency Room.

Requirements:

  • High school graduate or equivalent (required)
  • Current certification in Virginia as an EMT-Intermediate, Paramedic or CCEMT-P (required)
  • Current ALS certification (required)
  • Current EVOC certification (required)
  • Clean driving record from DMV (required)
  • Minimum age 21 (required)
  • Previous transportation and/or Emergency Room experience (preferred)

 

Coder
Full Time

Accountable for conversion of diagnoses and treatment procedures into codes using an international classification of diseases. Assigns physician and procedures charges as appropriate, utilizing accurate CPT and modifier usage. Ensures that records are coded in a timely and accurate manner.

Details:
• Ensures that records are coded within 48 hours of discharge, excluding weekends and holidays.
• Reviews charts thoroughly to ascertain all diagnoses/procedures.
• Contacts responsible physician in a professional, tactful manner, if diagnosis is not available on chart.
• Meets quality standard of having 100% of correct physician level assignment as supported by provider documentation.
• Refers chart to Director, if there is a question regarding diagnoses/codes.
• Utilizes computerized coding and abstracting equipment.
• Codes all diagnoses/procedures in accordance to ICD-10-CM coding principles.
• Meets quality standards of having 95% of principal diagnoses and procedures appropriately and/or coded.
• Maintains the number of DRG/coding changes below the 3% quarterly per PRO threshold.
• Stays current with changes in coding requirements. Follows coding guidelines and legal requirements to ensure compliance with Federal and State regulations.

Requirements:
• Previous health care work preferred.
• Certified Coder from accredited entity required;
• RHIT or RHIA certification preferred.
• Ability to work with physicians in a collaborative manner.

 

C.N.A.
Full Time

Details:
• Inpatient-Assist patients with activities of daily living, provides basic nursing care to non-acutely ill patients and assists in maintenance of a safe and clean environment
• Emergency Department-Assist nurses and physicians with providing care to acutely ill patients
• Register patients and collect copays
• Collect samples for lab analysis, gather patient information, monitoring EKGs and heart rhythm, treat wounds and assist doctors and nurses during procedures

Requirements:
• Previous acute care hospital work experience (preferred)
• ACLS and PALS Certification (preferred)
• Certified Nursing Assistant (required)

 

 

 

Operating Room-R.N.
Part Time

Details:
• Demonstrates knowledge in all areas of care specific to the Ambulatory Surgery, Endoscopy, moderate sedation, and central sterile processing.
• Demonstrates ability to perform a head-to-toe preoperative assessment on all patients and reassesses as needed postoperatively. This includes geriatric and the general patient population.
• Demonstrates ability to formulate an individualized plan of care as indicated and evaluates for effectiveness including psychosocial needs of patients and family.
• Formulates a teaching plan based on identified patient learning needs and evaluates effectiveness of learning; family is included in teaching as appropriate, from pre-op to discharge. Provides patient with explanation and verbal reassurance consistently.
• Analyzes relevant data, communicates findings, documents information appropriately.
• Communicates effectively and professionally with surgeons, peers, supervisors, ancillary departments and all other external/internal customers.

Requirements:
• Current Registered Nurse licensure in State of Virginia (required)
• Current BLS, ACLS and PALS Certification (required)
Experience:
• 1 year recent or relevant Preadmission/Ambulatory experience (preferred)
• 1 year minimum of one year experience of Perioperative RN or completion of a Perioperative Nurse Course (required)

 

C.N.A. (Med Surg)
Part Time

Details:
• Inpatient-Assist patients with activities of daily living, provides basic nursing care to non-acutely ill patients and assists in maintenance of a safe and clean environment
• Emergency Department-Assist nurses and physicians with providing care to acutely ill patients
• Register patients and collect copays
• Collect samples for lab analysis, gather patient information, monitoring EKGs and heart rhythm, treat wounds and assist doctors and nurses during procedures

Requirements:
• Previous acute care hospital work experience (preferred)
• ACLS and PALS Certification (preferred)
• Certified Nursing Assistant (required)

 

RN Nurse Supervisor-Med Surg/ED –  Night Shift –  Full Time
Details:

• Supervises nursing personnel in their daily work
• Maintains communication daily amongst all nursing areas and with DON
• Assist in the development, review and revision of policies and procedures that govern the Nursing Services in collaboration with DON
• Represents Nursing Services on various hospital committees
• Assists with continuing education and in-service programs are available as needed
• Assists with facilitation of Nursing Staff meetings on a regular basis
• Assigns and assists with scheduling staff
• Onboards and trains new employees
• Demonstrates knowledge and skill in ED and Med. Surg
• Demonstrates and enforces the standards of behavior

Requirements:
• Proficiency in computers (required)
• Current Registered Nurse license in the State of Virginia (required)
• 3 or more years experience in hospital nursing, manager nursing experience (preferred)
• Current BLS, ACLS, and PALS certification (required)

 

C.N.A. (Med Surg)- PRN

Details:

  • Inpatient-Assist patients with activities of daily living, provides basic nursing care to non-acutely ill patients and assists in maintenance of a safe and clean environment
  • Emergency Department-Assist nurses and physicians with providing care to acutely ill patients
  • Register patients and collect copays
  • Collect samples for lab analysis, gather patient information, monitoring EKGs and heart rhythm, treat wounds and assist doctors and nurses during procedures

Requirements:

  • Previous acute care hospital work experience (preferred)
  • ACLS and PALS Certification (preferred)
  • Certified Nursing Assistant (required)

 

 

R.N. (ER/Med Surg) – PRN

Details:
• Provides direct and indirect patient care in the emergency and medical/surgical care setting
• Communicates with physicians/Nurse Manager/co-workers, as appropriate about changes in patient’s clinical condition including results of diagnostic studies and symptomatology
• Responds quickly and accurately to changes in condition or response to treatment
• Performs general nursing duties in all departments with adequate supervision
• Document patient care appropriately

Requirements:
• Current state Registered Nurse Licensure (required)
• BCLS certificate (required)
• ACLS & PALS (required within 6 months of hire)
• Basic computer knowledge

 

R.N.- ED/Med. Surg UnitFull Time

Details:
• Provides direct and indirect patient care in the emergency and medical/surgical care setting
• Communicates with physicians/Nurse Manager/co-workers, as appropriate about changes in patient’s clinical condition including results of diagnostic studies and symptomatology
• Responds quickly and accurately to changes in condition or response to treatment
• Performs general nursing duties in all departments with adequate supervision
• Document patient care appropriately

Requirements:
• Current state Registered Nurse Licensure (required)
• BCLS certificate (required)
• ACLS & PALS (required within 6 months of hire)
• Basic computer knowledge