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Careers at Avera Holy Family Hospital in Estherville, IA

The essence of medicine lies in one human being caring for another. We call this spirit Caring for Life. It is the foundation of our health ministry.

Avera Holy Family Hospital is located in the city of Estherville, Iowa, a community of 6,500 people. It's 20 minutes from the Lake Okoboji resort area. Enjoy all the dining, water sports, and activities a resort area offers, while living in a quiet rural setting. Northwest Iowa is also known for great hunting and fishing opportunities.

Open Healthcare and Administrative Positions

April 26, 2016

CLINIC RECEPTIONIST

Part time position 32 hours per week, working for Avera Medical Group – Estherville M-F with no holidays in a fast paced family practice clinic.   Seeking a multi task individual whose responsibilities will include:  greeting patients, gathering demographic and insurance information, scheduling patient appointments, excellent communication skills and phone etiquette, proficient with computer and keyboarding, be flexible with job assignments, and be willing to work as a member of the team.  This position will work PT hours but must have the flexibility to work FT as needed, offering staffing support for medical leave and/or vacation of co-workers.  No holidays or weekends.  Benefit eligible.

INTERPRETER

Seeking bilingual applicants in English and Spanish to provide PRN interpreter and/or translation services for hospital and clinic patients.  PRN hours when requested by Avera Holy Family Hospital or Clinic staff to assist with emergency and routine patient care situations.

DIRECTOR OF MISSION SERVICES

Avera Holy Family Hospital has an excellent opportunity for the right person to serve as Director of Mission Services

Working with leadership in the Hospital and with the Avera Health System, the Director of Mission Services is responsible for promoting and strengthening the philosophy, mission, values and history of the Avera Health System’s healing ministry through programs, presentations, policy and presence.  The Director is a key leadership position who reports directly to Avera Holy Family Hospital’s Chief Executive Officer and serves on the Hospital’s Senior Administrative Team. 

The Director will be assigned responsibility for one or more functional areas of the organization based upon the individual’s background and gifts.  These possibilities may include chaplaincy, service excellence, community outreach, and leadership development.

Candidates must have a strong Christian faith, a working knowledge of the Ethical and Religious Directives for Catholic Health Care Services, possess a Bachelor’s degree or higher, and background or experience in promoting mission and values.

MEDICAL LABORATORY TECHNICIAN-$4,000 Sign On Bonus

Full time position working rotating day/evening shifts in a full service clinical laboratory. Will include call, weekend, and holiday involvement. Will provide sample collection on adults, children, and infants and work in a team environment to provide superior patient care. Will perform chemical, microscopic, and bacteriological tests to obtain data for use in the diagnosis and treatment of patients. Associates degree or Bachelors degree required. Microbiology experience preferred. Meditech experience a plus. ASCP/NCA certified or eligible. Benefit eligible.

MEDICAL TECHNOLOGIST-$5,000 Sign On Bonus

Full time position working rotating day/evening shifts in a full service clinical laboratory. Will include call, weekend, and holiday involvement. Will provide sample collection on adults, children, and infants and work in a team environment to provide superior patient care. Will perform chemical, microscopic, and bacteriological tests to obtain data for use in the diagnosis and treatment of patients. Associates degree or Bachelors degree required. Microbiology experience preferred. Meditech experience a plus. ASCP/NCA certified or eligible. Benefit eligible.

PARAMEDIC-$4,000 sign on Bonus

Full time position working nights. Twelve hour shifts starting at 7:00 p.m. to include weekends and holidays. Responsibilities include assisting with patient care in the emergency room under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse or Physician, and patient transport with the Estherville Ambulance Service. Experience preferable but will consider all applications. State of IA license and National Registry certification to practice required. Benefit eligible.  

PARAMEDIC

PRN position working twelve hour shifts to include weekends, holidays and possible shift rotations. Responsibilities include assisting with patient care in the emergency room under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse or Physician, and patient transport with the Estherville Ambulance Service. Experience preferable but will consider all applications. State of IA license and National Registry certification to practice required.

CLINIC NURSE

RN or LPN PRN positions to work as needed, M-F with no holidays in a fast paced family practice clinic. Will work for Avera Medical Group - Estherville covering for any of the nursing positions in the clinic. Experience working in a clinic setting preferred. Responsibilities to include but not limited to: assisting with patient care, patient phone calls, referrals, pharmacy refills, coordinating patient cares, immunizations, injections, and electronic ordering of procedures. Must possess excellent customer service skills, have the ability to multi task, be proficient with computer and keyboarding, be flexible with job assignments, and be willing to work as a member of the team while providing superior patient care.

Contact Our HR Team
If you have questions about a position, your application, or any other job related question, contact our Human Resources department:
 
Call us at 712-362-6490 or 712-362-6390
Email:  info@avera-holyfamily.org
 

Avera is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.

 

How to Apply

You may apply online at www.averajobs.org

Avera Holy Family Hospital
Attn: Human Resources
826 N. 8th Street
Estherville , IA 51334
Phone: (712) 362-2631
Fax: (712) 362-6218
info@avera-holyfamily.org

Benefits

We offer competitive wages and excellent benefits in a supportive working environment. Benefits include:

  • Paid time off
  • Short term disability
  • Long term disability
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Pension
  • 403 (b)
  • Accident
  • Cancer/Critical Illness
  • Long Term Care

 

Co-Worker Satisfaction

In a recent survey conducted by a national consulting firm, Avera Holy Family Hospital co-workers rated their quality of work life at levels exceedingly more positive than hospital employees nationwide.

Volunteering opportunities

Give back to your community! Consider volunteering at Avera Holy Family Hospital. We have many areas where volunteers can help enhance the healthcare experience for patients and visitors.

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Learn more about volunteer opportunities and apply online!