Joining the Burgess Team

At Burgess Health Center, we are committed to improving the quality of life for the people and communities we serve by providing excellent healthcare and exceptional patient experiences. A key to achieving that goal is to attract and maintain healthcare workers, support staff, and volunteers who have a driving desire to care and help.

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Current Openings

Mental Health Therapist

Description

The Mental Health Therapist will provide advanced psychiatric social work with clinical responsibilities. Shall have at least a Masters Degree in social work from a CSWE approved school of social work or be licensed as a LMSW with an equivalent degree. Shall have prior experience in the mental health field (preferably two years). Shall be licensed in the State of Iowa at a minimum as a LMSW, preferably with a LISW.

This is a full-time position.

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PRN LPN – Burgess Clinics

Description

Assists physician/PA/ARNP in clinics with direct patient care, examinations and treatment plans. Prepares patients and assists physicians with minor surgical and medical procedures. Performs moderately complex diagnostic laboratory procedures. Requires LPN license.

Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing with an active Iowa license for Iowa residents or an active license in a compact state in which you reside. Must be BLS prepared. Prior experience preferred.

This is a PRN, scheduled as needed, position in all Burgess Clinic locations.

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LPN – Med/Surg

Description

The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) is an integral part of the nursing team. The LPN performs those functions delegated and assigned by the RN. In simple nursing situations, the LPN works with minimal guidance and supervision. In more complex situations, the LPN functions as an assistant to the RN.

Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing with an active Iowa license for Iowa residents or an active license in a compact state in which you reside. Must be BLS prepared. One year prior experience preferred.

This is a full-time position.

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Physical Therapy Office Assistant

Description

The Physical Therapy Office Assistant is responsible for the management of the business affairs associated with physical and occupational therapy departments. They will coordinate the preparation, maintenance and cleaning of patient treatment and support areas and to coordinate the flow of patients through Physical Therapy. Assist the PT and PTA with patient care.

Must be BLS prepared. Record keeping experience preferred.

This is a part-time position at the Onawa and Mapleton Wellness Centers.

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Screening Desk

Description

The Entrance Screener will welcome and greet patients and visitors to the facility and provide direction to appropriate destination as well as screen for Covid-19 while providing excellent customer service.

High school diploma or equivalent is required. Experience in healthcare is beneficial.

This is a part-time position.

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Physical Therapy Assistant

Description

The Home Health/Hospice Physical Therapy Assistant is responsible for assisting the Physical Therapist by progressing and carrying through a patient’s plan of care by performing procedures and related tests selected and delegated by the Physical Therapist.

Must be a high school graduate. Certified Physical Therapist Assistant licensed by the State of Iowa Board of Health. Must be BLS prepared. Previous experience preferred.

This is a full-time position.

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Specialty Clinics RN

Description

The Specialty Clinics RN assists physician/PA/ARNP in clinics with direct patient care, examinations and treatment plans. Prepares patients and assists physicians with minor surgical and medical procedures. Performs moderately complex diagnostic laboratory procedures. Requires RN license.

Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing with an active Iowa license for Iowa residents or an active license in a compact state in which you reside. Current ACLS.

This is a full-time position.

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X-Ray Tech

Description

The technologist must be able to perform all duties of a radiographer both technical and clerical and be able to do routine ultrasound examinations. Be able to work well with the Director of Radiology, Radiologists, hospital physicians, and Administration. Will share work equally on holidays, weekends and call.

Must be ARRT registered or registry eligible. Experience in CT preferred but not required. Willingness to cross-train to CT preferred.

This is a PRN, scheduled as needed, position.

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Nurse Tech – Night Shift

Description

The Nurse Technician performs uncomplicated nursing services for patients under the supervision of a RN. Assists the RN in performing more complex nursing care procedures.

High school graduate or equivalent. Must be certified or have educational background equal to or above training for certification or nursing student who has completed Nursing I or EMT. Must be BLS prepared.

Experience not required. On-the-job training provided.

This is a full-time, night shift, position on the Med/Surg floor.

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Occupational Therapist

Description

The Occupational Therapist performs evaluations, diagnostic testing, and treatment of all occupational therapy patients as prescribed by a referring physician in the inpatient, outpatient and home health settings.

The therapist shall be duly licensed by the States of Iowa and Nebraska and maintain current licensure in full force and effect during the term of employment. Must meet all Medicare program requirements for occupational therapists. Must be BLS prepared. One of more years of experience preferred.

This is a full-time position in the Physical Therapy department.

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Prior Authorization RN or LPN

Description

The Prior Authorization RN promotes the quality and cost effectiveness of medical care by applying clinical knowledge, records and the appropriate application of policies and guidelines to prior authorization requests.

A minimum of 2-5 years clinical experience. Knowledge of utilization management principles and managed care. Prior experience with pre-authorization process. Working knowledge of Medicare and Medicaid and common commercial payers regulations and requirements. Experience in an office setting desirable, computer knowledge and ability to troubleshoot system problems, and health insurance knowledge preferred. Must be a graduate from an accredited school of nursing. Current LPN or RN license in Iowa.

This is a full-time position.

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Lab Support

Description

Lab Support Personnel is responsible for clerical duties such as answering phones, filing paperwork, preparing patient orders, and assisting with daily workflow tasks.  It is an entry level position into the laboratory setting, with potential for growth.  High school diploma or equivalent required.

This is a full-time position.

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Home Health/Hospice RN

Description

The Home Health/Hospice RN provides skilled nursing care to patients in their homes by assessing the patient, identifying patient problems or potential problems, developing, implementing and evaluating nursing care plans and patient care. Works in team relationships with other home health and hospice providers.

Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing with an active Iowa license for Iowa residents or an active license in a compact state in which you reside. Two (2) years prior experience as staff nurse preferred.

This is a full-time position.

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Phlebotomist

Description

Phlebotomist is responsible for obtaining blood samples for laboratory testing and performing basic lab skills and clerical duties.

High school diploma or equivalent required. Previous experience is preferred, but not required.

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Med/Surg RN – Night Shift

Description

The RN on the Medical/Surgical floor is responsible for directing and providing nursing care of patients. In addition, they are responsible for assessing the needs of each patient assigned to them and the planning of the nursing care needed to meet emotional and physiological needs. This individual will utilize the nursing process and maintain accurate records in the patient’s chart and care plan.

The RN must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing with an active Iowa license for Iowa residents or an active license in a compact state in which you reside. Must be BLS prepared and obtain ACLS and PALS within the first year of employment.

This is a full-time, night shift position.

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Medical Laboratory Technician

Description

The MLT must be able to perform any tests available in the lab whenever they are requested by a physician. They must be proficient in the basic areas of hematology, chemistry, urinalysis, blood bank, serology, coagulation, and bacteriology, as well as demonstrate knowledge of quality control and job related clerical work. Responsible for performing any clinical Laboratory testing or procedure accurately and completing testing as quickly as possible according to the needs of the patient. Maintain all records required by various regulatory agencies, hospital and laboratory policies.

An associate degree from an accredited school is required. Prior experience as staff medical technologist is helpful but not required.

This is a full-time, night shift, position.

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Cardiac Rehab RN/Paramedic

Description

The Cardiac Rehab RN assess, plans, implements, evaluates, and documents physical, psychosocial, educational knowledge status during exercise and relaxation training. The Cardiac Rehab RN also does all other therapeutic contacts made through participation during outpatient stages of cardiopulmonary rehabilitation for the adult population and helps physician during stress tests as needed.

Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing with an active Iowa license for Iowa residents or an active license in a compact state in which you reside. One (1) year comparable experience as a Critical Care nurse preferred. BLS certification required. Current certification in Advanced Cardiac Life Support required.

This is a part-time position.

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PRN Surgery RN

Description

The Surgery RN is accountable for preoperative care, intra-operative care, immediate post-operative care, dismissal of all outpatient conscious sedation and local anesthesia patients. The core activities of nursing are assessment, diagnosis, outcome identification, planning, implementation and evaluation. Will be required to take call hours as scheduled by the Director of Surgery.

Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing with an active Iowa license for Iowa residents or an active license in a compact state in which you reside. CPR, BLS, and ACLS are required. Two years nursing experience with one year being critical care and operating room experience preferred.

This is a PRN position.

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Med/Surg RN – PRN

Description

The RN on the Medical/Surgical floor is responsible for directing and providing nursing care of patients. In addition, they are responsible for assessing the needs of each patient assigned to them and the planning of the nursing care needed to meet emotional and physiological needs. This individual will utilize the nursing process and maintain accurate records in the patient’s chart and care plan.

The RN must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing with an active Iowa license for Iowa residents or an active license in a compact state in which you reside. Must be BLS prepared and obtain ACLS and PALS within the first year of employment.

This is a PRN, as needed, position with flexibility.

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Surgical Technologist

Description

A surgical technologist possesses expertise in the theory and application of sterile and aseptic techniques and combines the knowledge of human anatomy, surgical procedures, and implementation of tools and technologies to facilitate a physician’s performance of invasive therapeutic and diagnostic procedures. Duties of the surgical technologist will be performed in OR, OPS, CS and other areas where invasive procedures are performed. Will be responsible in taking call hours as scheduled by the Director of Surgery.

Must be a graduate of an accredited surgical technology program. Must have a current BLS certification. Knowledge of procedures and ability to apply principles and practices of surgical asepsis is required.

This is a full-time position.

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Behavioral Health Intervention Services (BHIS)

Description

This BHIS Provider is responsible for facilitating client growth by promoting skill building in the areas including but not limited to social skills, communication skills, problem solving skills, conflict resolution skills, and interpersonal relationship skills. The BHIS Provider understands the mental health needs of the client and develops a treatment plan in a collaborative effort with the therapist who did the assessment, and if the client is continuing to receive therapy, with the therapist seeing the client. This individual is committed to working both with the individual child and with the family, and is expected to work evenings and nights as needed to accommodate the client family schedules. As appropriate, the BHIS Provider coordinates service with the Burgess Mental Health clinical treatment team. The Service Interventions are written to match client’s mental health needs. Specific services include Health and Behavior Intervention, Crisis Intervention, Skill Development and Training, and Community Psychiatric Supportive Treatment.

A Bachelors Degree is required. A field in mental health is desired, but not required. BHIS or other mental health related experience is also desired and helpful, but not required. Training will be available.

This is a full-time position.

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Med/Surg RN – Day Shift

Description

The RN on the Medical/Surgical floor is responsible for directing and providing nursing care of patients. In addition, they are responsible for assessing the needs of each patient assigned to them and the planning of the nursing care needed to meet emotional and physiological needs. This individual will utilize the nursing process and maintain accurate records in the patient’s chart and care plan.

The RN must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing with an active Iowa license for Iowa residents or an active license in a compact state in which you reside. Must be BLS prepared and obtain ACLS and PALS within the first year of employment.

This is a full-time day position with flexibility to work occasional nights when needed.

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Volunteers Needed – information desk

Description

8:00am – 12:00pm and 12:00pm – 4:00pm, Monday through Friday. Contact Cheryl Warner at 712-420-0967 if interested.

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Volunteers Needed – deliver mail and juice, wrap utensils for patient meals

Description

1:00pm – approximately 1 to 2 hours, Monday – Friday only. Contact Cheryl Warner at 712-420-0967 for more information.

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Volunteers Needed- snow removal, lawn care, minor maintenance

Description

Contact John Maule at 712-423-9340 if interested.

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Volunteers Needed – cafeteria cashier

Description

8:00 am – 10:30am. Please contact Mary Caskey at 712-423-9537 for more information.

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Volunteers Needed – Auxiliary ACT II Consignment Shop

Description

10:00 am – 2:00pm. Please contact store manager at 712-423-3512 for more information. Shop located at 813 Iowa Ave, Onawa.

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Volunteers Needed – hospice

Description

Please contact Jenny Kenny at 712-423-9190 for more information.

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Volunteers Needed – gift shop

Description

10:00 am – 1:00 pm and 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm shifts available Monday – Friday. Contact Lou Hewitt at 712-420-0426 for more information.

 

 

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Volunteers Needed – surgery information desk

Description

7:00am until last patient is released. Monday – Friday only. Contact Cheryl Warner at 712-420-0967 for more information.

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