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

Occupational Therapist

Description

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

The registered Occupational 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.

This is a full-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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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 full-time position.

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Pharmacy Technician

Description

The Pharmacy Tech serves as an assistant to the Pharmacist in charge and is under the direct supervision of the Pharmacist. General accounting/bookkeeping and/or other hospital experience is preferred.

Must have high school diploma or equivalent. Must be a registered CPhT in Iowa.

This is a PRN, scheduled as needed, position in the Whiting and Dunlap pharmacy locations.

 

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Physical Therapist

Description

The Physical Therapist evaluates, performs diagnostic testing, and treats all patients as prescribed by a referring physician.

The registered Physical Therapist shall be duly licensed by the State of Iowa and maintain a current license in full force during the term of employment. Must meet all Medicare program requirements for Physical Therapists. Must be BLS prepared. Previous experience is not required.

This position would be mainly work with outpatients and some inpatients.

This is a full-time position.

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Clinic RN, LPN or Paramedic – Mapleton

Description

The Clinic RN or LPN assists the provider in clinics with direct patient care, examinations and treatment plans. The Clinic RN or LPN prepares patients and assists providers with minor surgical and medical procedures. Performs moderately complex diagnostic laboratory procedures. 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.

This is a full-time position at the Burgess Mapleton Clinic.

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Nurse Supervisor – Clinics

Description

The Clinic Supervisor is responsible and accountable for coordinating care-delivery in the Decatur, Dunlap, Mapleton, Sloan and Whiting Burgess Clinics. The Clinic Supervisor must be able to work effectively with physicians and mid-level providers, staff, patients, peers, public and external agencies. This position will be gathering and interpreting operational data. Must have ability to take initiative and exercise independent judgment, decision making and problem solving skills while adhering to the mission, vision, values and performance expectations of Burgess Health Center in all aspects of job.

BA/BS degree in healthcare related field or RN is preferred. Registered nurse must have an active Iowa license for Iowa residents or an active license in a compact state in which you reside.

3 – 5 years of supervisory experience in an ambulatory practice environment preferred. Should have knowledge of healthcare financial management, electronic health records and electronic practice management software, medical terminology and all clinical functions within the ambulatory medical practice. Must acquire advanced knowledge of RHC regulations.

This is a full-time position.

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PRN Seasonal Maintenance

Description

The Seasonal Maintenance position will assist with general building and grounds maintenance such as mowing, trimming and other general duties. Previous experience with basic maintenance tools is preferred. Good communications skills are required. Must be 18 years of age and have a valid driver’s license.

This position is scheduled as needed.

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Cook

Description

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

This candidate must be able to read, write and make simple calculations and be able to follow written or spoken instructions. One year of experience as a cook in a hospital or healthcare facility is preferred, but not required. On-the-job training may be considered.

This is a full-time position and will be a combination of day shifts, night shifts and weekends.

 

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Phlebotomist

Description

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

Applicant must have a high school diploma or equivalent. Previous experience is preferred but is not required.

This is a full-time 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.

This individual will eventually be cross-trained in Utilization Review, OB and/or the ER department.

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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Personal Trainer

Description

The Personal Trainer’s responsibility is to lead, educate, and motivate members of the Wellness Center. They will train clients one on one, small groups, and lead big group exercise classes. Must have a basic understanding of nutrition, metabolic syndrome, weight loss, and strength and conditioning. The personal trainer will be expected to build up his or her own clientele, and be comfortable selling personal training.

Must have post high school training, preferably exercise science courses. Must be a certified personal trainer. Will consider facilitating the certification.

This individual will be covering clients and classes at both the Onawa and Mapleton Wellness Center locations.

This is a PRN, scheduling as needed, position.

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RN or Critical Care Paramedic- Emergency Room (Day Shift)

Description

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

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 or must be certified a Paramedic in the state of Iowa with a Critical Care certification.

NRP, ACLS, BCLS, PALS, and TNCC (RN only) required within one (1) year of employment.

This is would be a full-time, day shift position.

 

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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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RN or Critical Care Paramedic – Emergency Room (Night Shift)

Description

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

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 or must be certified a Paramedic in the state of Iowa with a Critical Care certification.

NRP, ACLS, BCLS, PALS, and TNCC (RN only) required within one (1) year of employment.

This is would be a full-time, night shift 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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RN – Med/Surg

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.

This individual will eventually be cross-trained in Utilization Review, OB and/or the ER department.

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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Mental Health Therapist

Description

Burgess Mental Health is seeking a Licensed Independent Social Worker (LISW) or Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW) to provide quality and ethical therapeutic services virtually and/or in person.

Burgess Mental Health is a special organization that is focused on improving the lives or the people in our community while taking care of their employees. We offer full-time therapy positions with flexible hours, paid trainings in evidence practice each year, in office charting time, weekly group clinical meetings and have an expectation of five patients per day for each therapist.

This position requires prior experience in the mental health field and should 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 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 PRN position.

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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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