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
November 16, 2015
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 to practice required. Benefit eligible.
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 to practice required.
PRN position to provide staffing support. Will be scheduled rotating shifts beginning at 5:30, 7:30 & 9:00 am, and 1:00 p.m. This position will include weekend and holiday rotations. Responsibilities include: proper interviewing technique with patients to obtain all necessary personal, financial, and insurance information to enter into the computer system; excellent customer service skills as this is the first impression received by patients, visitors, and staff; work effectively and courteously to deal with a variety of situations presented at the Patient Registration Desk; communicate with diverse clientele including patients and visitors. One year of office and computer experience preferred.
Part time position working evenings 18 hours per week to include every other weekend and holiday rotations. Will train for day and afternoon shifts as Cook and Patient Meal Service. Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds. Experience in healthcare food service preferable. Benefit eligible.
OPERATING ROOM REGISTERED NURSE
Full time circulating RN dayshift position to include weekends, holidays, and call rotations. Must have a thorough working knowledge of surgery and recovery room environment. OR experience preferred. BLS, ACLS, and PALS required.
PATIENT MEAL SERVICE
PRN position to provide staffing support. Will train for day and afternoon shifts. Patient Meal Service prepares meal trays for our patients and assists with dishes. Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds. Experience in healthcare food service preferable.
PRN 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
Avera is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.
How to Apply
We have recently launched a new employment application tool, and now require online applications. 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
We offer competitive wages and excellent benefits in a supportive working environment. Benefits include:
- Paid time off
- Extended sick leave
- Health insurance
- Dental insurance
- Disability insurance
- Life Insurance
- 403 (b)
- Cancer/Critical Illness
- Long Term Care
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.