Month: April 2022

 Audubon County Memorial Hospital and Clinics announces new Electronic Health Records system

Audubon County – Audubon County Memorial Hospital & Clinics is excited to announce the implementation of a new Electronic Medical Records (EMR) system to Epic, the most widely-used and comprehensive health record in the country. “Epic is the gold standard in electronic medical records designed to transform how we collect, store, and manage clinical information; improve patient safety; and enhance communication between healthcare providers,” said ACMH CEO, Suzanne Cooner.

April is Autism Awareness Month

Did you know that the Autism spectrum disorder now affects 1 in 68 children?

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) also states that boys are nearly 5 times more likely than girls to be diagnosed with ASD. Autism spectrum disorder is one of the fastest-growing developmental disorders in the United States. ASD is more common than childhood cancer, diabetes and AIDS combined. Many children go undiagnosed or get the wrong diagnosis and may go untreated.

Medical Laboratory Technician or Medical Technologist/CMA (Full-Time) **$3,000 Hiring Bonus/Weekend Package Option Available**

Position: Medical Laboratory Technician or Medical Technologist/CMA
Department: Laboratory
Hours: Full-Time
General Description:
Collects specimens and performs testing ensuring that testing is conducted in an accurate, efficient and timely manner that facilitates positive patient care in accordance with established policies, protocols and practice guidelines. Utilize a variety of procedures that may involve numerous detailed tests and techniques that require the use of professional judgment. Carries out a variety of complex procedures involving considerable independent judgment. The incumbent must be able to perform procedures of moderate and high complexity. Works with all levels within the organization and maintains positive relationships, cooperation, communication and coordination of all activities.

$3,000 hiring bonus or up to $7,200 in education/tuition repayment available!

**Weekend Package Option Available**
Contact Haillie Bruch at careers@acmhhosp.org or 712-563-5258 for more information about this weekend package option.

Experience/Education Requirements:
Requirements include graduation from an accredited program for medical laboratory professionals and ASCP certification required. Would consider someone with a four-year degree in a science related field of study and experience in a hospital laboratory setting. Experience in hospital laboratory preferred. Ability to adapt to flexible work schedule and frequent interruptions. Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision. Effective oral and written communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills. Must exhibit a high degree of responsibility for confidential matters.
Benefits
We offer competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits including:

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • IPERS Retirement Program and much more!
About Us:
Audubon County Memorial Hospital & Clinics is a 17 bed, Critical Access Hospital serving Audubon County and the surrounding areas, with the mission of “Excellence With Quality and Compassion to Those We Serve.” Our services include emergency services, acute care, skilled nursing services, laboratory, radiology, respiratory therapy, sleep studies, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, and surgical services. In addition, we offer several specialty services including orthopedic, mental health, audiology, plastic surgery, hand and microvascular, sports medicine, pain management, podiatry, dermatology, oncology, spine surgery, cardiology, urology, head and neck surgery, and urology. We also operate two rural health clinics, Audubon Family Health Clinic and Exira Medical Clinic. Our clinics offer complete care from newborns to senior adults by providing well child check-ups, age-appropriate preventative care, sports and school physicals, immunizations, and treatment of occasional and ongoing illnesses.
EEO/AAP Statement:
Audubon County Memorial Hospital & Clinics provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law. Further, ACMHC takes affirmative action to ensure that applicants are employed and employees are treated during employment without regard to any of these characteristics. Discrimination of any type will not be tolerated.

Second Booster Dose of COVID-19 Vaccine Now Recommended

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is now recommending a second booster dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine or Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine for individuals 50 years of age and older at least 4 months after receipt of a first booster dose of any authorized or approved COVID-19 vaccine.

Cook (Full-Time)

Position: Cook
Department: Nutrition Services
Hours: Full-Time
General Description:
This position has primary responsibility for food preparation, following standardized menu instructions and recipes. Follows established sanitation and safety procedures in the preparation and disposal of food items. Serves food items on tray-line and keeps work areas, equipment, and utensils and tools washed/sanitized. Assists in the loading and transporting of food carts to designated patient area. May bake as required and assist with dish washing.
Experience/Education Requirements:
A high school diploma or GED is required. The ability to read, write and speak English is mandatory. Previous dietary/food service experience preferred. Understanding relationship of sanitation and infection control preferred. Must have ability to calculate measurements in recipes to increase or decrease servings.
Benefits We offer competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits including:

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Paid Time Off (15 days per year)
  • 7 paid holidays (including your birthday)
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • IPERS Retirement Program
  • and much more!