Phlebotomist

Laboratory Department. Full-time position (36 hours per week). Works various days Sunday through Saturday. Hours vary from 6:00 am to 8:00 pm. Works four 9-hour shifts. Performs various waived or moderate complexity testing in hematology, coagulation, chemistry, microbiology, blood banking, immunology, and urinalysis. Receives or obtains specimens for laboratory analysis and prepares specimens for reference laboratory. Responsible for specimen processing, test performance, and reporting of results. Assists in the clerical duties of the lab and assists the medical technologists. Completion of high school or equivalent preferred and documentation of training appropriate for the testing performed prior to analyzing patient specimens. Basic computer knowledge preferred.

Summer Intern – Registered Nurse

Medical/Surgical Department. Paid internship. Full-time position (36 hours per week) for 8 weeks. Works 12-hour shifts; rotating shifts. The Nursing Intern is for students currently enrolled in an accredited RN program who have completed a Fundamentals of Nursing or Med Surg course. The Nursing Intern observes clinical procedures and provides patient care for assigned patients under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse, not to exceed the duties of unlicensed assistive personnel. Provides support to other health care team members. May perform technical tasks per unit competency validation. However, Nursing Interns are restricted from performing any licensed tasks. Must be currently enrolled in a Registered Nurse program. Must possess technical skills and knowledge of equipment mechanisms necessary to deliver quality nursing care. Certification in Basic Life Support required.

Pod Nurse (CMA/LPN/RN)

Harlan Rural Health Clinic. Full-time position (36 hours per week). Works four days 7:30 am to 5:30 pm; Saturday rotation. Is of prime importance in helping the medical provider respond successfully to the increasing demands for his/her services and will practice within the scope of licensure. Is the essential link between the medical provider and his/her patients, professional associates, and equipment suppliers. Delivers patient care through the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation. Assists in the patient teaching activities and maintains the standards of a professional nurse. Performs various laboratory and radiologic procedures and is responsible for the documentation of these. Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing program possessing a current Iowa Nursing license or be a graduate of medical assistant training – possessing certification. Must either be certified in CPR or obtain certification during the first three months of employment.

Medical Technologist

Laboratory Department. Full-time (night shift) position. Works 36 hours per week 6:00 pm to 6:00 am Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday, Tuesday (6 nights on; 8 days off). Performs various chemical, microscopic, and bacteriologic tests to obtain data for use in diagnosis and treatment of disease. Receives or obtains specimens for laboratory analysis and prepares tissues to be sent for pathology. Applies techniques used in fields of bacteriology, hematology, serology, blood banking, and chemical and morphological examinations. Records and charts laboratory test results. Is responsible for specimen processing, test performance, and reporting of results. Must be a graduate of an accredited school of approved medical technology, and it is recommended to be registered by the ASCP, NCA, HHS or equivalent as a MT or MLT.

ER Tech

Emergency Department. Full-time position (40 hours per week). Works 11:00am to 11:pm OR 11:00pm to 7:00am. Assists the Professional Nursing staff and ED medical practitioners in providing care to patients in the Emergency Department. Is responsible for performing clerical and receptionist duties and maintaining the physical environment for the area. Performs EKGs. Functions under the direct supervision of an RN. Reports to the ED Nurse Manger. Completion of approved 75-hour Nursing Assistant course and/or successful completion of Nursing Assistant certification written and skills tests or completion of one year of an approved practical nurse program or professional nurse program required.

Environmental Services Staff/Courier

Environmental Services Department. Full-time (40 hours per week). Works five days per week 11:00 am to 7:30 pm. Successful completion of the work on a regular basis would result in a clean, safe, and attractive environment which is conducive to the recovery of ill patients and contributes positively to staff morale and the public relations of the hospital. Assumes responsibility for picking up lab work, linens, and miscellaneous items from the satellite clinics in Avoca, Earling, Elk Horn, and Shelby. Will also deliver supplies to the clinics and my be required to sort and/or transport laundry. Assumes responsibility for overall cleaning of patient rooms, work areas, and public areas according to standards of the hospital. Must have valid driver’s license. Must know how to care for equipment, how to measure cleaning solutions, and be alert to hazards. Completion of high school or equivalent preferred.

Food Service Worker

Dietary Department. Part-time position (32 hours per week). Works four 8-hour shifts with times ranging between 6:00am and 7:00pm. Works every third weekend 9:30am to 7:00pm; rotates holidays. Performs a variety of food service tasks to ensure deliverance of meals/food for patients, cafeteria, and special meetings throughout the health system. One year food service experience is desirable, but not required. Must have a general knowledge of cooking and using kitchen machines and equipment. High school diploma or equivalent required.

Therapist (LCSW, LMSW or LMHC, LPC, LMFT)

Senior Life Solutions. Myrtue Medical Center is partnering with Senior Life Solutions to offer a new intensive outpatient group therapy service for seniors. $10,000 SIGN-ON BONUS. Full-time position (36-40 hours). Works Monday through Friday. Flexible work schedule after 90 days to allow therapist to work from home 1-2 days per week on non-group days. Provides therapeutic services for patients utilizing group, individual, and family therapy sessions to older adults in an intensive outpatient environment. Works with a small, interdisciplinary team with a focus on quality patient care and provision of services ordered by a physician. Documents all completed services in compliance with provided standards and regulations and is thorough with detail and organization. Two to three years of clinical experience with older persons, extensive group work, hospital or nursing home experience preferred. Master’s degree in social work from an accredited graduate school of social work or Master’s degree in other counseling related field required. Must have a license in Social Work or Counseling as recognized by the State of Iowa. May include LCSW, LPC, LMFT, etc. Must meet any applicable state certification standards.

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Phone Triage Nurse (RN/LPN)

Rural Health Clinic. Full-time position (36 hours per week/four days per week). Works Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday 7:30 am to 5:30 pm; Saturday rotation in addition. Prioritizes patient appointments for medical practitioners’ schedules. Utilizes critical judgment to coordinate with practitioner and clinical staff members for patient access. Will practice within the scope of licensure. Obtains medical histories from patients/families/significant others/nursing homes/etc and triages necessity and priority of patient placement with practitioner’s schedule. Records briefly in chart. Communicates with schedulers and medical practitioner’s pod in scheduling appointments. Applies knowledge of illnesses, injuries and diseases, using available resources in the assessment process. Assesses patient’s problems on the phone, triages calls, discusses with medical practitioner/nursing staff and returns calls. Aides in the assessment of physical, psychological, and social dimensions of patients. One year in previous clinical position preferred. Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing program possessing a current Iowa Nursing license. Must either be certified in CPR or obtain certification during the first three months of employment.

RN Health Coach

Rural Health Clinic. Full-time position (36 hours per week). Works four days Monday through Friday 7:30 am to 5:00 pm; rotates Saturdays. The medical home health coach (MHHC) supports the patient-centered medical home (PCMH) by working with patients, families, providers, other providers and staff to promote timely access to needed care, providing daily continuity of care coordination and coaching patients, families, and caregivers to understand the patient’s care plan and self-care management responsibilities. Is of prime importance in helping the medical provider respond successfully to the increasing demands for his/her services. Is the essential link between the medical provider and his/her patients, professional associates, and equipment and medical suppliers. Delivers patient care through the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation. Assists in the patient teaching activities and maintains the standards of a professional nurse. Performs various laboratory and radiologic procedures and is responsible for the documentation of the results of these. Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing program possessing a current Iowa Nursing license. Must either be certified in CPR or obtain certification during the first three months of employment.