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Caldwell UNC Health Care

Holding a patient’s hand before a procedure. Listening to their concerns with empathy. Comforting a frightened child. These are the qualities Caldwell seeks in their nurses. As one of our trusted nurses, you’ll help men and women get back on their feet while bringing them peace of mind. Caldwell's nursing department is as much about kindness and caring for the whole person as it is about medical and technical knowledge.

  • Job Type: Day Shifts, Night Shifts, Per Diem
  • Job Level: Entry, Mid, Senior

Success Profile

What do we look for in a Nurse at Caldwell? Below are candidate traits that encompass the Empathy and Expertise needed to provide the exceptional care our patients deserve.

  • Adaptable
  • Compassionate
  • Good listener
  • Patient
  • Quick-thinking
  • Relationship expertise
  • Communicator
  • Detail-oriented
  • Enthusiastic
  • Helpful
  • Positive
  • Responsible
  • Team player
  • Understanding

Being able to comfort a patient or family member during what may be their darkest hour is enough for me to feel like I am making a positive impact in someone’s life.

Whitney Hatfield, RN, Medical ICU


  • Insurance (Medical, Dental, Vision)

    Vision and Dental insurance is available for employees through the North Carolina Flexible Benefits Program (NC Flex). Different families and individuals have different needs when it comes to health insurance. We offer three different levels of coverage to meet employees' personal needs.

  • Retirement Planning

    Employees can feel secure in their future with a 403b account option. A 403b account functions like a 401k, but is offered by non-profit, religious, and government organizations.

  • PTO

    We're aware of employees’ needs for time off from work, whether for planned rest and recreation, personal illness, or emergencies, and the importance of income continuation during those times.

  • Life & Disability Insurance

    Employees have a variety of options for life insurance and accidental death and disability insurance.



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Job Summary: (Per Diem - As Needed)
Performs laboratory duties as required in obtaining and processing blood specimens and distributing laboratory results by various methods. Performs limited laboratory tests.

Essential Job Functions:

The following is a summary of the essential functions of this job. The incumbent may perform other duties, both major and minor, that are not mentioned below; and specific functions may change from time to time. Obtains accurate blood specimens on all patient types. Communicates effectively with patients of various age groups. Maintains a clean, well-stocked Phlebotomy work area. Performs clerical duties required to process orders and obtain results. Performs special collections and gives collection instructions. Maintains up-to-date job knowledge and skills. Makes productive use of work time. Supports a flexible work schedule. Performs specimen processing of samples.
Performs laboratory procedures accurately and thoroughly. Performs additional duties in an efficient and timely manner.


Education and formal training:
High school diploma or equivalent. Must have passed (or be eligible to take) the Phlebotomy certification through PBT (ASCP) or CPT (ASPT) or equivalent.

Work Experience:

Knowledge, skills, and abilities required:
Must have an understanding of medical terminology. Must present a professional, confident view of the Laboratory at all times as to technique, personality, dress, attitude and cooperation.
Physical Requirements:
Must be mobile enough to obtain blood specimens from bed ridden and well as ambulatory patients and deliver charting of patient results. Must be able to see test results and transcribe correctly and be able to speak and hear for communication with patients, hospital personnel, etc. Must be able to lift at least 50 lbs.
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