Parkridge Valley Job Fair Seeks To Fill Dozens Of Behavioral Health Care Positions

Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Nurses, social workers, licensed counselors and other mental health professionals seeking career opportunities in behavioral health are invited to attend an open house and job fair at Parkridge Valley Child and Adolescent campus on Thursday, March 22, from 3-7 p.m. Parkridge Valley recruiters look to fill 47 positions across the Parkridge Valley Behavioral Healthcare System, which includes Parkridge Valley Adult and Senior campus, Parkridge Valley Child and Adolescent campus, Parkridge Valley West campus, and Parkridge Valley Cleveland campus.
 
 
“We are excited to offer career opportunities to behavioral care nurses and support staff who want to make a difference in patients’ lives,” said Melissa Arkin, CEO of Parkridge Valley Hospital. “We encourage those with a behavioral healthcare background to think about where they want to go in their careers and come talk with us to find out how we can help them get there.” 
 
Career opportunities are available immediately, and more are anticipated in the future due to planned growth of Parkridge Valley Hospital. Qualified applicants may also be eligible for sign-on bonuses, and same-day interviews and employment offers are possible, officials said. 
 
“We feel our culture of care appeals to those nurses, social work professionals and techs who get career satisfaction from providing evidence-based, individualized and personal behavioral care in a close-knit family of like-minded professionals,” Ms. Arkin said. 
 
The job fair will be held at the Parkridge Valley Child and Adolescent campus, 2200 Morris Hill Road in Chattanooga. Hors d’oeuvres and refreshments will be served. Attendees are encouraged to bring updated resumes to the event and RSVP to Cydney Brown at Cydney.Brown@HCAHealthcare.com.


Breathe. Easy. Mobile Lung CT Coach To Visit Catoosa County

CHI Memorial’s mobile lung CT coach will provide computerized tomography screenings at The Colonnade Center, 264 Catoosa Circle in Ringgold, on Tuesday, Oct. 2 from 10 a.m.–3 p.m.    Officials said, "Lung cancer screening is a test to look for signs of lung cancer in otherwise healthy people. The low-dose CT scan shows a 3-D image of your lungs that is clearer and ... (click for more)

Free Bariatric Seminars In October Hosted By CHI Memorial Metabolic And Bariatric Care

Jaime Ponce, M.D. and CHI Memorial Metabolic and Bariatric Care will host free seminars in October on surgical weight loss options. The seminars will be held at CHI Memorial Metabolic and Bariatric Care, 7405 Shallowford Road, Suite 160, in Chattanooga.              Oct. 2 11:30 a.m.  -  Bariatric Surgery Seminar Oct. 2 ... (click for more)

President Trump To Come To Johnson City Next Monday To Campaign For Marsha Blackburn

  President Donald Trump will travel to Johnson City to campaign for U.S. Senate candidate Marsha Blackburn, Republican who is in a tight race with former Gov. Phil Bredesen. The "MagaRally" will be at Freedom Hall on Monday at 7 p.m.  For a special event with the president, tickets are to cost $10,000 per couple. For $25,000 per couple, you get a photo and ... (click for more)

Mountain City Club Considering Sale Of Downtown Club To Developer Defoor

Officials of the Mountain City Club are considering sale of the property at Eighth and Chestnut to a developer. Dan Saieed, club president, said the board was approached by developer Byron Defoor with an offer for the property. He said the club is facing declining membership and extreme  financial issues so is considering the offer. The Defoor group developed the nearby ... (click for more)

EPB Is Wrong To Increase Rates

Recently EPB has decided to raise rates by up to $8 per month. They claim that they are losing money on the video side because the cut the cord campaign. It's funny that EPB wants to have 100,000 subscribers by doing this. Comcast is going to raise their rates and EPB is doing it as well. They don't get it since by raising rates then they will ensure more people will cut the ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: It’s So Sad For Me

I cannot remember a time in my life when I have been as saddened by such a travesty that has now erupted in the confirmation process that would place Brett Kavanaugh on our Supreme Court. I am sad for every single person who has been touched by this catastrophe, from 85-year-old Dianne Feinstein to Brett’s wife and two young daughters, ages 13 and 10. Not a person, in any way involved, ... (click for more)