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.
  • Completed Applications may be mailed, faxed, emailed or dropped off to the address below.

BCH

Attn: Human Resources

106 Park Dr.

PO Drawer Z

Hot Springs, VA 24445

Fax:  540-839-7088

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

 

Greeter

Weekends

Details:

The Greeter welcomes and assists patients, their families and visitors entering the hospital. This position answer questions, provides information and directs people to the hospital location they need, thus creating an atmosphere in the hospital that is caring, yet efficient.

 Requirements:

  • High School graduate (preferred)
  • Medical background (preferred)
  • Must be at least 18 years old (required)
  • Ability to communicate courteously and effectively with patients, families, visitors and staff (required)
  • Telephone etiquette (required)
  • Positive attitude (required)
  • Basic computer knowledge (required)

 

 

 

Nurse Practitioner (NP)-Covington Clinic
Full Time

Details:
• Ability to perform health assessments, including a thorough history and physical examination, ordering or performing certain diagnostic tests, evaluation of the psychosocial and family aspects of the situation sufficient to make a general health assessment, and diagnose the nature of common acute and chronic conditions.
• Promotes maintenance of family health, including planning or periodic health assessments and screening for early case findings, assessment and guidance with regard to health hazards, child rearing, good family health habits, family planning, mental and emotional problems and continued maintenance of contact and rapport with the family.
• Ability to manage common acute and chronic illness, including minor trauma, episodic problems, common chronic disorders, as well as counseling and education with regard to such problems, performance of minor surgical procedures and initiation of life saving procedures in emergencies.
• Recognizes need for referral of complex and high priority cases to the physician on duty with regard complicated diagnostic problems, serious illness, complicated therapeutic problems, reevaluation of chronic conditions, etc.
• Ability to work as a member of the health care team, and assisting in education of patients and the target community in preventive health care and health maintenance concepts.

Requirements:
• Current Virginia License to practice as nurse practitioner
• In depth knowledge of epidemiology and infectious diseases
• Exquisite knowledge of diagnostic, treatment and rehabilitation principles and techniques
• Up to speed knowledge of drugs/medication and their side-effects
• Excellent communications skills

 

 

 

 

Medical Assistant-Covington Clinic
Full Time

Details:
• Greets patient and obtains height, weight, and vital signs, then escorts them to an exam room. Properly prepares the patient for the examination
• Records details of chief complaint, review of systems, past medical history, social history, family medical history, disease risk factors
• Obtains or updates list of medications and allergies including the reaction
• Submits/performs orders as desired under direction/supervision of medical provider
• Tracks the orders for each patient, records results, and notifies provider of results as they arrive within the electronic health record system utilizing tracking system
• If orders are not completed in a timely fashion or if results are incomplete, troubleshoots for causes and solutions
• Ensures that prescriptions are submitted via e-prescribe as instructed by the provider
• Assists in disposition of patient, including healthcare instructions, education materials, and prescription instructions
• Ensures that documentation is complete before chart is closed
• Inventories, orders, and stocks supplies for all exam rooms and offices.

Requirements:
• BLS (required)
• High school graduate or equivalent (required)
• Certification as a medical assistant (preferred)
• Moderate knowledge of medical technology (required)

 
Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist-CRNA
Full Time

Details:
• Responsible for administering anesthesia to patients undergoing various procedures
• Ensure patients’ safety by closely monitoring anesthetized and sedated patients while successfully de-sensitizing said patients from pain during their procedure
• Practice in accordance with applicable professional and governmental law and regulations

Requirements:
• Current Virginia License to practice as CRNA
• Excellent communications skills

 

 

 

 

Lab Medical Technologist/Technician
Full Time

Details:
Under the general supervision of a supervisor, the medical technologist performs all laboratory procedures in a prompt, accurate and reliable manner according to established Bath County Community Hospital and departmental policies and procedures.

Requirements:
• CPR (required)
• BS in medical technology, biology, chemistry or related science or Associates in Medical Laboratory Technology (required)
• ASCP certification (preferred)
• 1+ yrs Lab 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)

 

 

Pharmacy Tech –  (Hot Springs Pharmacy Retail and BCH Inpatient)

Full Time

Excellent training opportunity if unlicensed!

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:
o Medical terminology and abbreviations
o Drug names and classifications
o Medication order and prescription interpretation
o Preparation procedures for non-sterile dosage forms
o Pharmaceutical calculations
o Aseptic technique and preparation procedures for all ages, sterile dosage forms
o Federal and state laws governing the practice of pharmacy and the distribution of controlled and non-controlled substances.
o 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)

 

 

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)

 

 

RHC-Front Office-Scheduler/Medical Assistant (Hot Springs)
Part Time <30 hrs/wk

Details:

• Schedules appointments
• Preregisters patients for scheduled admissions and outpatient procedures
• Obtains authorization and verifies insurance eligibility
• Ensures information is placed into electronic health record correctly and orderly
• Communicates appropriately and clearly with patients, supervisors, managers, co-workers and physicians
• Collects copayment(s) and account balances at time of service. Refers patient to financial counselor when financial arrangements need to be made
• Greets patient and obtains height, weight, and vital signs, then escorts them to an exam room. Properly prepares the patient for the examination.
• Records details of chief complaint, review of systems, past medical history, social history, family medical history, disease risk factors.
• Obtains or updates list of medications and allergies including the reaction.
• If orders are not completed in a timely fashion or if results are incomplete, troubleshoots for causes and solutions.
• Ensures that documentation is complete before chart is closed.

Requirements:
• Excellent customer service skills (required)
• Proficiency in computers (required)
• Experience in Health Care (preferred)
• BLS (required)
• High school graduate or equivalent (required)
• Certification as a medical assistant (preferred)
• Moderate knowledge of medical technology (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)

 

 

ALS Transportation Provider –  Part Time

Details:

The ALS Provider is responsible for the safe transportation of non-ambulatory patients to and from medical facilities. It is the responsibility of the ALS Provider to see that pick-ups and drop-offs are made in a proper, courteous and timely manner. The ALS Provider may be involved in all types of medical transportation.

Requirements:

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

 

 

 

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