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

Evening Cook – Part-Time

Description

The cook is responsible for all food preparation for patients and staff, using standardized recipes. Responsible for maintaining high standards of quality in food production, portion control to eliminate waste and leftovers, sanitation and serving food; daily cleaning.

The cook must be able to read, write, make simple calculations and follow oral and written directions. Must have some formal or on-the-job training in quality food production and must be able to communicate on the phone.

One year of experience as a cook in a hospital or healthcare facility is preferred.

This position is a part-time, evening position. PRN (as needed) position open as well.

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Registrar

Description

The Registrar/Switchboard Operator is responsible for registering patients accurately while maintaining service excellence and confidentiality. This position coordinates switchboard operations, creates receipts for payments, prepare deposits and balances the petty cash box. The Registrar is also responsible for sorting incoming mail and post outgoing mail.

This position requires a high school graduate or equivalent. Experience in office procedures and customer service is desirable. Computer knowledge and health insurance knowledge is preferred.

This is a full-time position.

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Full-time Nurse Technician – NIGHTS

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.

The Nurse Technician must be a 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.

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PRN Environmental Services Technician

Description

The Environmental Services Tech assists in the maintenance and general cleanliness of the hospital. The ES Tech follows accepted and standardized procedures in providing a clean, safe and aesthetically pleasing environment for patients and workers.

This individual must be able to read, write and follow written and verbal instructions. Prior experience is not required but is helpful.

This position is scheduled as needed.

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Director of Clinics

Description

The Clinic Director assumes primary responsibility for overseeing the daily operations of all clinic locations (Whiting, Sloan, Mapleton, Dunlap and Decatur). Travel is required.

The Clinic Director must be a graduate of an accredited school and have at least three years of clinic administrative experience.

 

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Full-time RN Med/Surg – Days

Description

The RN on the Medical/Surgical floor is responsible for directing and providing nursing care of patients. In addition, the RN is 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. The RN 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 position.

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Part-time RN – Emergency Room Nights

Description

The RN is responsible for planning, executing and evaluation the total care of a group of patients as delegated by the Director of Emergency Services/Critical Care.

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. The RN must have BLS, ACLS, PALS and TNCC certifications within one year of employment.

This is a part-time position during the night shift.

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Part-time RN – Emergency Room

Description

The RN is responsible for planning, executing and evaluation the total care of a group of patients as delegated by the Director of Emergency Services/Critical Care.

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. The RN must have BLS, ACLS, PALS and TNCC certifications within one year of employment.

This is a part-time position during the day shift.

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Mental Health Therapist

Description

The Mental Health Therapist is an advanced psychiatric social worker with clinical responsibilities. This individual helps clients with mental, emotional and physical issues and creates specific therapies and exercises for the client and develops plans for ongoing care to improve their quality of life.

The Mental Health Therapist must have a least a Masters Degree in social work from a CSWE approved school of social work or be licensed as a LMSW (Licensed Master of Social Work) with an equivalent degree. It is preferred this individual have at least two years of prior experience in the mental health field. Must be licensed in the state of Iowa as a LMSW at a minimum preferably with a LISW (License in Social Work).

 

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Clinic Nurse (LPN or RN)

Description

RN – Assists provider in clinics with direct patient care, examinations and treatment plans. The clinic RN prepares patients and assists providers with minor surgical and medical procedures. This individual performs moderately complex diagnostic laboratory procedures. This position requires and active RN license.

The clinic RN must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing with an active Iowa license or an active license in a compact state in which you preside. This individual must be BLS prepared.

LPN – The Licensed Practical nurse performs functions delegated and assigned by the RN. The LPN works with minimal guidance and supervision. In more complex situations, the LPN functions as an assistant to the RN.

The LPN must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing with an active Iowa license or an active license in a compact state in which you reside. This individual must be BLS prepared.

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PRN Ambulance Drivers

Description

PRN position – as needed. Flexible scheduling

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Part-time Clinic Certified Medical Assistant

Description

The Medical Assistant will perform routine administrative and clinical tasks to keep the offices of physicians and other health practitioners running smoothly. The MA deals with the public, therefore must be neat, well-groomed and have a courteous and pleasant manner. A graduate of formal programs in medical assisting, such as vocational-technical high schools, post-secondary vocational schools and community and junior colleges, is preferred. On-the-job training may be sufficient depending on years of experience and type of practice setting.

This is a part-time position primarily based out of the Sloan clinic, but will support other clinics as needed.

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RN – Med/Surg – PRN

Description

The RN on the Medical/Surgical floor is responsible for directing and providing nursing care of patients. In addition, the RN is 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. The RN 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 position is scheduled as needed.

Job Schedule

Varies

Location

Burgess Health Center
Onawa, Iowa

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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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