Environmental Services Staff

Environmental Services Department

Casual position available.  Works as needed; a few shifts per month.  Assumes responsibility for overall cleaning of patient rooms, work areas, and public areas according to standards of the hospital. May be required to sort and/or transport laundry.  Successful completion of the work on a regular basis would result in a clean, safe, and attractive environment which is conducive to the recovery of ill patients and contributes positively to staff morale and the public relations of the hospital.  Training and experience not required.  Hospital will do on-the-job training.  Must know how to use common house cleaning devices to keep areas clean.  Must know how to care for equipment,  how to measure cleaning solutions, and be alert to hazards.  Completion of high school or equivalent preferred.

Therapist (LCSW, LMSW or LMHC, LPC, LMFT)

Senior Life Solutions

Myrtue Medical Center is partnering with Senior Life Solutions to offer new intensive outpatient group therapy services for seniors. Interested applicants apply directly at:  psychmc.com/careers/listings

Full-time position (36-40 hours per week).  Works Monday through Friday.  Provides therapeutic services for patients utilizing group, individual, and family therapy sessions to older adults in an intensive outpatient environment.  Works within a small, interdisciplinary team with a focus on quality patient care and provision of services ordered by a physician.  Documents all completed services in compliance with provided standards and regulations and is thorough with details and organization.
Care:  All employees are expected to provide the best possible patient care.
Compliance:  Ensure the program operates within all regulations.
Community:  Become a wonderful addition to your local community.
Two to three years of clinical experience with older persons, extensive group work, hospital or nursing home experience preferred.  Master’s degree in social work from an accredited graduate school of social work or master’s degree in other counseling related field required.  License in Social Work or Counseling as recognized by the State of Iowa.  May include LCSW, LPC, LMFT, etc.  Must meet any applicable state certification standards.

Program Director

Senior Life Solutions

Myrtue Medical Center is partnering with Senior Life Solutions to offer new intensive outpatient group therapy services for seniors.  Interested applicants please apply directly at:  psychmc.com/careers/listings

Full-time position (36-40 hours per week).Works Monday through Friday.  Ensures that the intensive outpatient psychiatric program meets Psychiatric Medical Care’s (PMC) standards.  Will be Supervisor of the program staff, responsibilities include:  evaluating staff performance, recruiting and screening new staff, and providing community education to create awareness of the program.  Good relationship building skills are a must:  comfortable and experienced with working closely with hospital CEOs, CFOs, CNOs, and high level decision makers.  Must have a proven ability in conflict resolution and effective problem solving.  Directs and coordinates the activities of staff to ensure quality patient care.  Must incorporate financial accountability into program activities.  Two to three years of experience with seniors, hospital or nursing facility preferred.  Must have a proficiency using a PC in a Windows environment, including Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point and electronic medical records.  Experience communicating and working closely with physicians.  Understanding and experience in behavioral healthcare.  Must have a demonstrated skill in utilization management and review systems.  Ability to work independently and collaboratively with multiple disciplines.  Demonstrated skill in problem solving, consensus building, conflict resolution, advocacy, and team building.  Ability to accomplish work objectives where few precedents or guidelines currently exist.  Excellent oral and written communication skills required.  Associates degree or higher in nursing required.  RN licensure required.  Must meet any applicable state certification standards.

Office/Patient Coordinator

Senior Life Solutions

Full-time position (40 hours per week).  Works Monday through Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.  Provides quality administrative and clerical services for program staff and assists Senior Life Solutions patients with care needs.  Will contribute to a positive team dynamic and excellent customer service.  Ensures patient care needs are met while at the program.  Takes patient vital signs as directed.  Assists patients in performing the sit to stand test as directed.  Participates in treatment team meetings and coordination of care.  Responsible for contacting and obtaining authorization from each insurance company to ensure Senior Life Solutions services will be covered.  Assess patient problems on the phone, triages calls, discusses with medical provider and returns calls.  Provides transportation to patients in a provided vehicle, as applicable.  Experience in care to older adults in hospital or nursing facility environment preferred.  High school diploma or GED required.  CNA, CMA, or LPN certification required.  Valid driver’s license required.

Registered Nurse

Surgery Department

Full-time position (36 hours per week).  Works 7:00 am to 4:30 pm Monday through Friday.  Call required in addition.  Utilizes the nursing process to provide and direct quality patient care in the Outpatient Clinic setting.  Directs and provides patient/family teaching.  Provides leadership when working with health team members in maintaining standards for professional nursing practice in the clinical setting.  Applies knowledge of illnesses, injuries, and diseases using available resources in the assessment process.  Documents nursing assessments and interventions, etc.  Communicates information to peers, supervisors, physicians.  Organizes schedules and appointments and communicates with specialty medical practitioners and other staff.  Must be a graduate from an approved Professional Nursing program.  Must have a current Iowa Registered Nurse license.  Certification in Basic Life Support is required within 3 months of date of hire.  Advanced Cardiac Life Support certification is required within 12 months of date of hire.