Russell Medical

Exceptional healthcare awaits you at Russell Medical, located in Alexander City, Alabama close to the pristine waters of beautiful Lake Martin. Russell Medical is a progressive, not-for-profit, acute care facility serving the needs of east Central Alabama. Our mission is simple: Being the best because, we care. Inside our doors you will find cutting edge technology, professionals of the highest caliber, and leadership committed to utilizing all of our resources to improve the quality of every life we touch. Russell Medical has been accredited by The Joint Commission since 1959.

At Russell Medical we truly believe that employees are our greatest assets. Our goal is to provide a safe, friendly and supportive work environment. Each person is very important and performs a valuable service and we embrace and encourage the spirit of teamwork.

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Russell Medical offers flexible work schedules, maintains a competitive wage structure and offers a wide array of benefits including health, dental, vision, accident, cancer, and short and long-term disability insurance. Flexible Spending Accounts, 529 Education Plan, and 403 (b) retirement plan. Tuition reimbursement and other educational assistance may be made available. Fulltime employees accrue Paid Time Off as well as an additional accrual for sick time.

Russell Medical is an equal opportunity employer. We invite you to join our dedicated team and become a part of the Russell Medical family.

 

Russell Medical Foundation (Scholarships):

The Russell Medical Foundation awards healthcare scholarships annually. For detailed information, contact Judy Wood, Foundation Administration at 256-329-7152.  Please click links below for further information:

Foundation-Scholarship-criteria (1)

Foundation High school application draft (2)

Healthcare scholarship criteria

Healthcare Scholarship application draft (3)

Apr 22, 2024
Russell Medical Alexander City, AL, USA
Job Summary: Performs age specific ultrasound procedures utilizing the necessary independent judgment, ingenuity and initiative in order to obtain diagnostic sonograms. Performs inpatient, outpatient, ER and surgical procedures as needed. Position would help with basic procedures, interventional procedures and call. Hours: “As needed” vary according to the need in the department. Minimum Qualifications: EDUCATION: Must be a graduate of an accredited School of Ultrasound or Radiologic Technology. EXPERIENCE: One year diagnostic ultrasound experience preferred. LICENSES, CERTIFICATION, AND/OR REGISTRATIONS: BLS certification will be obtained within 90 days of employment. Must be a Registered Sonographer in good standing with ARDMS and/or ARRT. EQUIPMENT, TOOLS, WORK AIDS: Diagnostic Ultrasound Equipment, Computers. SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: 1. Knowledge of ultrasound examinations. 2. Knowledge of ultrasound equipment. 3. Knowledge of Radiation Safety. 4. Knowledge of...
Medical Imaging Technologist
Apr 22, 2024
Russell Medical Alexander City, AL, USA
Job Summary: Operates the communication system for the hospital, which involves notifying employees, physicians and security. Decisions must be made immediately and accurately when emergency plans are implemented. Must be customer focused at all times and assures that each customer is transferred to the appropriate extension or give the necessary information to complete the task. Reviews and updates Physicians call back preference book. Enters and updates daily call schedule quickly and accurately. Must be knowledgeable of all hospital emergency codes and locations within the hospital including the Professional Building. Part Time with varying hours during: Every Friday 7a-5p, Rotating Mon-Thur 5pm-9pm and Rotating Sat and Sun 8am-5pm Minimum qualifications: Education: minimum of high school diploma or equivalent advanced clerical training preferred. Experience: minimum of 2 years clerical experience, customer services, multi phone line and paging experience preferred....
Apr 22, 2024
Russell Medical Alexander City, AL, USA
Coordinates swing bed intake and discharge. Responsible for the referral intake process of potential swing bed patients including the communication of accepted patients to the multidisciplinary team (included but not limited to nurse manager, nurse supervisor, medical provider, infection control practitioner, pharmacist, case manager, and director of quality), clearing of insurance requirements and related patient status through each patients’ inpatient hospitalization in the Swing Bed Program. Transition of care into this unit is designed to ensure the coordination and continuity of health care for patients as they transfer between different locations and different levels of care. Included in this transition are logistical arrangements, education of the patient and family, and coordination among health care professionals involved in the patients’ care. Also, assist the director of quality with providing education and compliance on accreditation standards and topics required by...
Apr 22, 2024
Russell Medical Alexander City, AL, USA
Job Summary: Sous Chef is a working position that is responsible for preparing high quality cuisine for catering functions, chef’s bar and healthy options bar (hot bar, salad bar and grab and go as needed). Communicates with individuals requesting catering service to ensure that all needs are being met. Sets up catering functions and serves in cafeteria. Works as relief Cook and relief Executive Chef as needed. Assists with and plans menus for cafeteria to keep a variety of favorite and on-trend food items. Assists in supervision and training of production staff. Follows regulatory guidelines for storing, preparing and serving safe food. Maintains counters, equipment, utensils and work area in a clean and sanitary manner daily. Builds culture of teamwork, enthusiasm and superior service. Other duties as assigned. Full Time with benefits Monday-Friday 8am-4:30pm + (relief cook some weekends- hours vary) Minimum Qualifications: • EDUCATION: Two year Associates Degree in Culinary...
Apr 22, 2024
Russell Medical Alexander City, AL, USA
Job Summary: Performs all responsibilities related to cooking and serving food for patients, employees, cafeteria, meals on wheels and catered events (if needed). Supervises other cooks & production assistant. Preps food for the next day, along with grab and go items. Serves on patient and cafeteria line & replenishes items as needed. Follows regulatory guidelines for preparing and serving safe food. Maintains counters, equipment, utensils and work area in a clean and sanitary manner daily. Heavy lifting required. Subject to cold, heat, wetness, moving parts, electrical equipment and cleaning agents. Washes pots/pans/utensils/dishes according to established procedures to maintain compliance with regulatory agencies. Collects and disposes of trash. Keeps carts cleaned & sanitized. Performs organizing, straightening, cleaning, stocking, sweeping, mopping and trash removal. Delivers and retrieves trays as needed according to policy. Fills and delivers floor stock as...
Dietary & Nutrition
Apr 22, 2024
Russell Medical Alexander City, AL, USA
Provides professional cardiopulmonary diagnostic testing and care through the assessment, treatment, and education of patients in accordance with the physician orders. EDUCATION: High School Diploma or GED equivalent EXPERIENCE:6-months experience preferred. Experience in EKG, and PFT preferred. LICENSES, CERTIFICATION, AND/OR REGISTRATIONS: Currently Licensed to practice respiratory care in the state of Alabama -BLS certification within 90 days of hire required. ACLS certification within 12 months of hire is desired EQUIPMENT, TOOLS, AND WORK AIDS: Office machines (i.e., copier, fax, telephone). Computer terminal/personal computer. Hand tools. Power tools. Diagnostic equipment. Patient therapeutic equipment/machines (suction, percussors, etc.). Ventilatory support devices SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Must demonstrate the ability to understand the unique needs of different age groups of patients treated. PRN (as needed)
Therapy
Apr 22, 2024
Russell Medical Alexander City, AL, USA
Job Summary: Performs assigned clinical and non clinical duties under the direct on-site supervision of the occupational therapist, physical therapist or physical therapist assistant. Prepares patients and treatment area for session treatment. Assist patient in dressing, removing clothing and applying or removing assistive or supporting devices. Transport and instruct patients as directed. Transfer and assist with gait training and non-skilled therapeutic interventions. Perform housekeeping, stocking, and general department and equipment maintenance duties. Will perform selected clerical or reception duties as needed. Full time with benefits Monday-Friday 8:00am-4:30pm + weekend as scheduled Minimum Qualifications: EDUCATION: High School graduate or equivalent. Prefer Certified Nursing Assistant education/training EXPERIENCE: 1 year’s practical experience in hospital or health care setting providing direct care or interaction with patients. LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS, AND/OR...
Therapy
Apr 22, 2024
Russell Medical Alexander City, AL, USA
Provides basic age-appropriate bedside care and procedures. Transcribes Physician orders and maintains general functions of the nurses’ station. Full Time with benefits Night Shift: 7pm-7am, working three 12 hour shifts per week EDUCATION: High school diploma or equivalent. EXPERIENCE: None required LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS, AND/OR REGISTRATIONS: BLS certification within 90 days of hire required EQUIPMENT, TOOLS, WORK AIDS: • Computer terminal • Diagnostic equipment • Office machines • Patient therapeutic equipment and machines SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: • Medical terminology • Basic patient care • Computer skills • Basic arrhythmia detection
Nursing
Apr 22, 2024
Russell Medical Alexander City, AL, USA
JOB SUMMARY: Performs age specific diagnostic radiographic procedures utilizing the necessary independent judgment, ingenuity, and initiative to apply ionizing radiation and contrast administration as ordered in order to obtain diagnostic radiographs. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: EDUCATION: Must be a graduate of an accredited School of Radiologic Technology. Must be willing to learn CT. EXPERIENCE: No experience required. CT experience preferred. LICENSES, CERTIFICATION, AND/OR REGISTRATIONS: CPR/BLS Certification within 90 days of hire. Must be a Registered Technologist in good standing with ARRT. EQUIPMENT, TOOLS, WORK AIDS: Diagnostic Radiographic and Fluoroscopic equipment, Portable X-ray Machine, Portable C-Arm, PACS, all related Radiology equipment and computers. SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Knowledge of radiographic examinations (age specific) as well as procedures which require the use of contrast agents. Knowledge of radiographic equipment operation. Knowledge of various...
Medical Imaging Technologist
Apr 19, 2024
Russell Medical Alexander City, AL, USA
Job Summary: Pharmacy technicians assist pharmacists in preparing and distributing drugs, maintaining the drug inventory and maintenance of records. Pharmacy technicians work only under the supervision of a registered pharmacist. They do not perform duties that can legally be performed only by a registered pharmacist. PRN of as needed in the Russell Retail Pharmacy Hours would vary during department opening Monday-Friday with shifts from 8am-4:30pm or 9:30am-6pm Minimum Qualifications: • EDUCATION: High school diploma or equivalent. College courses desired but not required. • EXPERIENCE: 2 years pharmacy technician experience preferred. • LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS, AND/OR REGISTRATIONS: Current pharmacy technician registration. Eligible for pharmacy technician certification with AL Board of Pharmacy.
Pharmacy Technician
Apr 16, 2024
Russell Medical Alexander City, AL, USA
Provides basic age appropriate bedside care and procedures. Transcribes physician orders and maintains general functions of the nurses station. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: EDUCATION: High school graduate or equivalent EXPERIENCE: None required LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS, AND/OR REGISTRATIONS: BLS certification within 90 days of hire required EQUIPMENT, TOOLS, WORK AIDS: Office machines, computer terminal, diagnostic equipment, patient therapeutic equipment and machines. SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Knowledge of medical terminology. Knowledge of basic patient care procedures. Computer skills. Full Time Hours with Benefits 7a-7p shifts, (3) 12 hour shifts per week
Nursing
Apr 13, 2024
Russell Medical Alexander City, AL, USA
Job Summary: Release of Information Clerk is responsible for responding to all requests as related to protected health information in accordance to the Health Information Portability and Accountability Act and Russell Medical Policy. Responsibilities include appropriate release, documentation of release, accurate billing of release and the timely release of requested documents for all departments of Russell Medical Center. Full time with benefits Monday-Thursday 8:30am-5:00pm Friday 8am-Noon MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS EDUCATION: High school diploma, or G.E.D. EXPERIENCE: Knowledge of medical terminology (preferred), Minimum of two years in health care profession (preferred) LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS, AND/OR REGISTRATIONS: None EQUIPMENT, TOOLS, WORK AIDS: Personal computer/printer, copy machine, calculator and fax machine. SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Effective written and oral communication skills. Knowledge of computer keyboarding, and Personal Computer. Independent judgment....
Apr 13, 2024
Russell Medical Alexander City, AL, USA
Full Time with benefits Monday-Friday 1:30PM-10PM JOB SUMMARY: Collects specimens by venipuncture, arterial puncture, and capillary puncture. Collects and instructs patients in collection of drug screens, urine specimens, 24 hour urine specimens and stool specimens. Collects specimens and performs sweat tests.  Performs glucose screens, arterial blood gases, pregnancy tests, group A Strep tests, urine dipstick and setup as well as other procedures. EDUCATION: High School diploma required. College courses in biology, chemistry and math preferred. EXPERIENCE: No experience required. Previous Lab Experience and Venipuncture preferred** LICENSES, CERTIFICATION, AND /OR REGISTRATIONS: Current BLS certification with The American Heart Association or The American Red Cross is required. If the employee does not have a current certification in BLS, one must be obtained within the first 90 days of employment. EQUIPMENT, TOOLS, WORK AIDS: Computer terminal, personal computer, calculator,...
Assistant & Support Laboratory
Apr 13, 2024
Russell Medical Alexander City, AL, USA
COOK Culinary Services Department Full Time Employment with Benefits Hours will vary during the following times: 5:00 AM – 1:30 PM and 9:30AM – 6:00PM Job Summary: Performs all responsibilities related to cooking and serving food for patients, employees, cafeteria, meals on wheels and catered events. Preps food for the next day, along with grab and go items. Serves on patient and cafeteria line and replenishes items as needed. Follows regulatory guidelines for preparing and serving safe food. Maintains counters, equipment, utensils and work area in a clean and sanitary manner daily. Heavy lifting required. Subject to cold, heat, wetness, moving parts, electrical equipment and cleaning agents. Washes pots/pans/utensils/dishes according to established procedures to maintain compliance with regulatory agencies. Collects and disposes of trash. Assist with keeping carts clean& sanitized. Includes organizing, straightening and cleaning. May include sweeping & mopping. Various...
Dietary & Nutrition
Apr 10, 2024
Russell Medical Alexander City, AL, USA
Ensures the effective management of all Scheduling, Authorizations and Pre-Registration and the transition of the inquiries to the appropriate service lines. Completes/distributes paperwork, enters pertinent patient information into Hospital Information System, verifies insurance benefits and eligibility, identifying out of pocket cost, and communicating with staff and patients on point of cash requirements on/before service date. Performs job duties in accordance with the policies and mission of Russell Medical. Minimum Qualifications: A. Education: minimum of high school diploma or equivalent advanced clerical training preferred. B. Experience: Hospital Registration experience preferred. C. Knowledge of insurance regulations, collections, customer service skills, computer background, knowledge of keyboard, and typing (minimum of 40 wpm). D. Medical terminology preferred. E. Ability to relate to a broad and diverse spectrum of the community F. High Level of accuracy and...
Apr 10, 2024
Russell Medical Alexander City, AL, USA
JOB SUMMARY: Provides professional nursing care through the assessment, treatment, and education of patients in accordance with physicians treatment plans. Average 3:1 nurse to patient ratio. Unless high acuity patient (IABP), then may got to 1:1 or 2:1, as needed. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: EDUCATION:Associates degree in Nursing EXPERIENCE: Critical Care preferred LICENSES, CERTIFICATION, AND/OR REGISTRATIONS: Registered Nurse. BLS certification within 90 days of hire required. ICU/CVU/Observation Unit: ACLS certification within 1 year of hire required. EQUIPMENT, TOOLS, WORK AIDS: Patient therapeutic equipment/machines or their reasonable accommodation. SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Knowledge of appropriate patient population growth and development. SCHEDULE: PRN “varies as needed” PRN Nursing Staff at Russell Medical are offered: Shift Differential Quality Focused Care Employee Engagement Culture
Nursing
Apr 04, 2024
Russell Medical Alexander City, AL, USA
Greets all customers who present to Business Office – Patient Accounts. Posts all patient payments. Ensures all transactions are in accordance with established policies and procedures. Balances drawer and batches daily. Full time with benefits Hours: 8a-5p Monday-Friday Minimum Qualifications: • EDUCATION: High School diploma or equivalent. Advanced clerical training preferred. Basic math skills are essential. • EXPERIENCE: Minimum of two years clerical experience preferred. Experience with customer service or sales experience preferred. • LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS, AND/OR REGISTRATIONS: None • EQUIPMENT, TOOLS, WORK AIDS: Computers, calculator, copy/fax machine, credit card terminal, printers. • SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Excellent communications skills
Assistant & Support
Apr 04, 2024
Russell Medical Alexander City, AL, USA
JOB SUMMARY: Provides professional nursing care through the assessment, treatment, and education of ICU, cardiovascular, medical-surgical and observation patients in accordance with physician’s treatment plans. Full time with benefits (3) 12 hr shifts per week Night Shift: 7pm-7am MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: EDUCATION: Associate Degree in Nursing EXPERIENCE: No experience required LICENSES, CERTIFICATION, AND/OR REGISTRATIONS: Registered Nurse. BLS certification within 90 days of hire required. ICU/CVU/Observation Unit: ACLS certification within 1 year of hire required. EQUIPMENT, TOOLS, WORK AIDS: Patient therapeutic equipment/machines or their reasonable accommodation. SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Knowledge of appropriate patient population growth and development. Competitive Benefits Certification Pay Student Loan/Tuition Reimbursement Shift Differential Critical Shift/Float Pay Quality Focused Care Employee Engagement Culture
Nursing