Career Opportunities

Apply for a position by either picking up an application at the hospital, or sending your resume to:

E-mail: asellers@kchc.net OR click link to download an application or use the fillable form (don’t forget to save it to your computer):  KCHC Application

Keokuk County Health Center
Attn: Human Resources
23019 Highway 149
Sigourney, Ia 52591

KCHC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

KCHC offers an excellent wage and benefit package including Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance and IPERS retirement.

Current Openings:

Full Time Phlebotomist: Keokuk County Health Center has an opening for a full time phlebotomist.  Phlebotomist will obtain and prepare blood, urine and other specimens for analysis.  Performs point-of-care laboratory tests.  Must be a certified Phlebotomy Technician.  Phlebotomy experience is preferred.  Must be able to work independently and follow through on assignments with minimal direction.  Understands that errors may have serious consequences for patients.  Must maintain a valid drivers’ license.  Full benefit package includes medical, dental, vision and life insurance, short and long term disability plans, paid time off, uniform allowance and IPERS. 

Full Time Registered Nurse: Keokuk County Health Center is seeking a Full Time Night Registered Nurse; guaranteed 24 hours per week and one floating shift when available.  ER experience is a plus.  Must be licensed as a Registered Nurse and authorized by the State of Iowa to practice nursing.  BLS, ACLS and PALS training required or within 90 days of hire and must maintain throughout employment.  TNCC training required or after 6 months of hire and must maintain throughout employment.  Full benefit package includes medical, dental, vision and life insurance, short and long term disability plans, paid time off, uniform allowance and IPERS. 

Full Time Paramedic: Keokuk County Health Center is seeking a Full Time Paramedic.  Provides advance emergency care in pre-hospital setting.  Applicant must be certified in the State of Iowa, Iowa Drivers and Chauffeurs license.  Acceptable driving record.  Must be ACLS, BLS and PALS certified.  PHTLS certification preferred.  Hospital based ambulance service experience preferred.  Looking for an outgoing individual that can work without supervision.  Full benefit package includes medical, dental, vision and life insurance, short and long term disability plans, paid time off, uniform allowance and IPERS.  

Part Time Direct Care Worker: Keokuk County Health Center has an opening for a Part Time Direct Care Worker; 16 hours one week and 24 hours the next week.  Includes every other weekend and some holidays.  Will provide direct and indirect care activities under the supervision of a registered nurse.  Will assist patients with ADL’s, provide personal cares, comfort and assist in the maintenance of a safe and clean environment.  Current Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) certification in State of Iowa and BLS certification required.  Benefits: Uniform Allowance, IPERS, Paid Time Off and eligible for AFLAC.

Family Practice Physician (MD or DO) to practice primarily in our Medical Clinic and Hospital, and assist with nursing home coverage. Additional compensation can be earned through ER coverage. The Health Center has a reputation as an excellent primary care facility. This position is for the candidate who wants to be part of a primary care network of providers who care about their patients, want to have an excellent career with a great quality of life and great benefits. The Medical Clinic has two Physicians and two Family Practice Nurse Practitioners.

Roles and Responsibilities:
• Family Practice Physician (new born – geriatric)
• Nursing home rounding, In-patient admissions and rounding
• Opportunity for Emergency Room coverage
• Drive the success of the organization through exceptional customer service and patient advocacy.
• Administrative duties

Requirements:
• 3-5 years’ experience (preferred)
• Relocation to Keokuk County (preferred)
• Family Practice Board Certified (preferred)
• Above average communication skills and ability to work with a team
• Iowa Controlled Substance Certification, Iowa License
• Federal DEA Certification

Benefits:
• Competitive Salary, Flexible work schedule (4-day work week)
• Life Insurance, PTO, IPERS (Pension), Paid CME with travel

Please submit your CV to:  Matt Ives, mives@kchc.net 
Keokuk County Health Center
23019 Hwy 149, Sigourney, IA 52591
Phone:  641-622-1155 / Fax: 641-622-1184

Full Time Physical Therapist: Keokuk County Health Center is seeking a full time; Iowa licensed Physical Therapist to provide high quality evaluations and interventions.  Candidate will deliver treatment in a variety of settings including outpatient, inpatient, long-term care and home health.  Treat one patient per hour, use WebPT for documentation. Team member will be responsible for patients with diverse diagnoses and age range.  Hours are flexible and based on a Monday through Friday work week.  Full benefit package includes medical, dental, vision and life insurance, short and long term disability plans, paid time off and IPERS.    

PRN Direct Care Worker: Keokuk County Health Center Nursing Department is seeking individuals that are willing to provide direct and indirect care activities under the supervision of a registered nurse.  Will assist patients with ADL’s, provide personal cares, comfort and assist in the maintenance of a safe and clean environment.  Current Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) certification in State of Iowa.  BLS certification required.  Benefits: Uniform Allowance

PRN Radiology/CT Technologist: Keokuk County Health Center is seeking a Radiology/CT Technologist to help cover sick time and vacations.  Responsible for providing medical imaging services as directed by the physician and/or radiologist.  Completes assigned responsibilities within his/her certifications with no direct supervision.  Duties include providing patient care essential to x-ray procedures in routine and emergency situations; correctly adjusting equipment and positioning patients for optimum quality x-ray films, exercising discretion and judgment in the performance of medical imaging procedures and applying procedures of radiation protection for the patient; effectively producing and evaluating the technical aspects of the required files.  Must be an Iowa licensed Radiologic Technologist. Benefits: Uniform Allowance

PRN Paramedic: Keokuk County Health Center is seeking a PRN Paramedic.  Provides advance emergency care in pre-hospital setting.  Applicant must be certified in the State of Iowa, Iowa Drivers and Chauffeurs license.  Acceptable driving record.  Must be ACLS, BLS and PALS certified.  PHTLS certification preferred.  Hospital based ambulance service experience preferred.  Looking for an outgoing individual that can work without supervision.  Benefits: Uniform Allowance. 

PRN Retail Certified Pharmacy Technician: Keokuk County Health Center is seeking Certified Pharmacy Technicians to help cover vacations and sick time in the Retail Pharmacy.  Technicians assist pharmacists with preparing and distributing prescription medications to customers, working with health professionals and customers, taking prescription information over the phone and in person, and provide prompt, efficient and friendly customer service by demonstrating care and concern for our patients.  Must be certified as a pharmacy technician. 

Please submit your application/resume to: Keokuk County Health Center, Department of Human Resources, 23019 Hwy 149, Sigourney, IA 52591; Fax: 641-622-1199; Email: asellers@kchc.net. Keokuk County Health Center is an equal opportunity employer.