Monument Health



Headquartered in Rapid City, S.D., Monument Health is a community-based health care system with a mission to make a difference, every day. Monument Health offers care in 33 medical specialties and serves 20 communities across western South Dakota and in eastern Wyoming. With over 4,500 physicians and caregivers, Monument Health is comprised of 5 hospitals, 8 specialty and surgical centers and more than 40 medical clinics and health care service centers.

Monument Health is committed to the future of medicine, with medical training partnerships, a medical residency program and more than 130 active research studies. We are confident about western South Dakota’s future, and we’re honored to be your partner in delivering excellence in health care.


Awards

  • Lifesource Hospital Impact Award
  • Blue Distinction Center for Cardiac Care-Heart and Vascular Institute
  • Get with the Guidelines Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award
  • ACTION Platinum Performance Award
  • Blue Distinction Center for Maternity Care
  • Same Day Surgery 5-Star Rating-Rapid City Same Day Surgery Center
  • Strategic Healthcare Programs Superior Performance Award-Home+Home Health in Spearfish
  • National COLA Laboratory Accreditation
  • Energy Start Certification-Rapid City Hospital
  • First urgent care centers in South Dakota to earn the Accredited Urgent Care Destination-Urgent Care North and Urgent Care West both in Rapid City
  • CMS 4-Star Ratings-Spearfish Hospital
  • Top 100 Hospitals-Spearfish Hospital
  • 3-Star Rating from the Society of Thoracic Surgeons-Heart and Vascular Institute
  • U.S. News & World Report Top Hospital-Rapid City Hospital
  • Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval
  • American Heart Association's Mission Lifeline Silver Award
  • American Heart Associations's Acute Myocardial Infarction Platinum Performance Achievement Award
Monument Health Rapid City, SD 57701
Jun 18, 2021
Performs US examinations utilizing a variety of technical aspects that require judgement, ingenuity, and initiative in applying sonographic principles to obtain diagnostic images. Promotes a cooperative and professional atmosphere with emphasis on patient care. Serves patients of all ages. Job Description Essential Functions: ●Able to consistently determine and present high quality exams to the radiologists. ●Applies sonographic sectional anatomy knowledge to assess for disease processes or other pathology and displays images using proper ultrasound scanning techniques. ●Competently works within required computer programs (i.e. PACs, RIS, Vrad) as well as manual downtime processes. ●Consistently demonstrates a thorough knowledge of patient positioning, quality control and quality assurance, specialized techniques, and demonstrates the ability to plan own work. ●Assists the physician in performing procedures. ●Performs all ultrasound examinations in a competent and professional...
Monument Health Rapid City, SD 57701
Jun 18, 2021
Provides direct patient care to patients of all ages, birth through geriatric, and documentation of that care as outlined in the policy and procedure guidelines. Will carry out other patient care and operational duties for the Speech Pathology and Audiology Department, as indicated, and will do so with a positive attitude. Will provide speech therapy services to outreach sites as indicated. Job Description Essential Functions: ●Uses appropriate critical thinking and judgment in the provision of care. Performs all aspects of treatment based on accepted national, departmental and evidence-based standards. Provides treatment that meets or exceeds departmental outcome standards. ●Documents in a timely, accurate manner which supports medical necessity in accordance with department standards. ●Submits required paperwork for billing, accurate charges and authorizations. Demonstrates appropriate use of time management according to departmental productivity standards. ●Demonstrates...
Monument Health Rapid City, SD 57701
Jun 18, 2021
Services are provided with the recognized standards of practice and the patient’s Plan of Care. The Plan of Care is based on the initial and comprehensive assessments of patient/caregiver. Care is provided according to the Plan of Care that includes psychosocial, emotional, financial, environmental resources and visit frequencies. Job Description Essential Functions: ●Completes accurate and complete psycho-social assessments and reassessments. Participates in admissions, discharges and transfers, completing documentation within the electronic medical record. ●Creates and updates the Plan of Care (POC) to include patient/family-centered goals with interventions that reflect the changing needs of the patient/family unit and is consistent with their current needs and desires. ●Provides emotional, socio-economic, and psycho-social support to patient and families. ●Provides direction, guidance, and motivation, leading to accomplishment of team goals and objectives. Maintains a highly...
Monument Health Rapid City, SD 57701
Jun 18, 2021
The Registered Nurse facilitates relationship-centered, compassionate, quality care to patients through competent clinical practice and the application of the healing and science of professional nursing. Optimizes health and healing, prevention or resolution of illness, disability or injury, alleviation of suffering, and advocacy in the care of individuals in conjunction with interdisciplinary teams of Healthcare providers, family members, and support systems. Exercises independent judgement in utilizing the nursing process to assess, diagnose, identify outcomes, plan, implement, and evaluate direct patient care in accordance to ANA Standards of Professional Nursing Practice, institutional policies and procedures, applicable laws and regulations. ●All Registered Nurses have the authority, responsibility and accountability for nursing practice and the advancement of nursing practice, and are expected to abide by the Provisions of the Code of Ethics for Nurses (ANA, 2010) as follows:...
Monument Health Rapid City, SD 57701
Jun 18, 2021
The Registered Nurse facilitates relationship-centered, compassionate, quality care to patients through competent clinical practice and the application of the healing and science of professional nursing. Optimizes health and healing, prevention or resolution of illness, disability or injury, alleviation of suffering, and advocacy in the care of individuals in conjunction with interdisciplinary teams of Healthcare providers, family members, and support systems. Exercises independent judgement in utilizing the nursing process to assess, diagnose, identify outcomes, plan, implement, and evaluate direct patient care in accordance to ANA Standards of Professional Nursing Practice, institutional policies and procedures, applicable laws and regulations. ●All Registered Nurses have the authority, responsibility and accountability for nursing practice and the advancement of nursing practice, and are expected to abide by the Provisions of the Code of Ethics for Nurses (ANA, 2010) as follows:...
Monument Health Rapid City, SD 57701
Jun 18, 2021
The Registered Nurse facilitates relationship-centered, compassionate, quality care to patients through competent clinical practice and the application of the healing and science of professional nursing. Optimizes health and healing, prevention or resolution of illness, disability or injury, alleviation of suffering, and advocacy in the care of individuals in conjunction with interdisciplinary teams of Healthcare providers, family members, and support systems. Exercises independent judgement in utilizing the nursing process to assess, diagnose, identify outcomes, plan, implement, and evaluate direct patient care in accordance to ANA Standards of Professional Nursing Practice, institutional policies and procedures, applicable laws and regulations. ●All Registered Nurses have the authority, responsibility and accountability for nursing practice and the advancement of nursing practice, and are expected to abide by the Provisions of the Code of Ethics for Nurses (ANA, 2010) as follows:...
Monument Health Rapid City, SD 57701
Jun 18, 2021
The Registered Nurse facilitates relationship-centered, compassionate, quality care to patients through competent clinical practice and the application of the healing and science of professional nursing. Optimizes health and healing, prevention or resolution of illness, disability or injury, alleviation of suffering, and advocacy in the care of individuals in conjunction with interdisciplinary teams of Healthcare providers, family members, and support systems. Exercises independent judgement in utilizing the nursing process to assess, diagnose, identify outcomes, plan, implement, and evaluate direct patient care in accordance to ANA Standards of Professional Nursing Practice, institutional policies and procedures, applicable laws and regulations. ●All Registered Nurses have the authority, responsibility and accountability for nursing practice and the advancement of nursing practice, and are expected to abide by the Provisions of the Code of Ethics for Nurses (ANA, 2010) as follows:...
Monument Health Rapid City, SD 57701
Jun 18, 2021
The Registered Nurse facilitates relationship-centered, compassionate, quality care to patients through competent clinical practice and the application of the healing and science of professional nursing. Optimizes health and healing, prevention or resolution of illness, disability or injury, alleviation of suffering, and advocacy in the care of individuals in conjunction with interdisciplinary teams of Healthcare providers, family members, and support systems. Exercises independent judgement in utilizing the nursing process to assess, diagnose, identify outcomes, plan, implement, and evaluate direct patient care in accordance to ANA Standards of Professional Nursing Practice, institutional policies and procedures, applicable laws and regulations. ●All Registered Nurses have the authority, responsibility and accountability for nursing practice and the advancement of nursing practice, and are expected to abide by the Provisions of the Code of Ethics for Nurses (ANA, 2010) as follows:...
Monument Health Rapid City, SD 57701
Jun 18, 2021
Licensed by the South Dakota State Board of Medical and Osteopathic Examiners, the Respiratory Care Practitioner/Respiratory Therapist principal duties are to assess, treat, and care for patients with acute or chronic cardiopulmonary disorders and associated aspects of other systems. The Respiratory Therapist assumes primary responsibility for all ordered respiratory care modalities by initiating and conducting therapeutic and diagnostic procedures within their scope of practice. Respiratory care includes observing, assessing, and monitoring signs, symptoms, reactions, general behavior, and general physical response of individuals to respiratory care. Job Description Essential Functions at Regional Home Medical Equipment locations: Oversees respiratory functions of Regional Home Medical Equipment. Oversees respiratory services by employees at designated locations; participates in the orientation, training, and competencies of employees. Responsible for RT paperwork and required...
Monument Health Rapid City, SD 57701
Jun 18, 2021
Assist the pharmacist in daily pharmaceutical care by preparing medications in a complete and timely manner and in accordance with policies and regulations. Job Description Essential Functions: ●Assists pharmacists in the preparation and distribution of medications. ●Completes billing within the appropriate time frame assuring accurate charges with correct date of service. ●Labels and packages medications appropriately. Prepares medications in a timely manner to expedite delivery to the patient. ●Operates automated technology (Pyxis, carousel, compounders, etc.) in accordance with department standards and expectations. ●Performs aseptic compounding of parenteral admixtures and other sterile dosage forms with the appropriate aseptic technique. ●All other duties as assigned. Additional Requirements Required: Certification - Registration within 30 days of hire- South Dakota Board of Pharmacy Preferred: Experience - 1+ years of Pharmaceutical Experience Education - Bachelors degree...
Monument Health Rapid City, SD 57701
Jun 18, 2021
The Medical Assistant utilizes a progressive, cooperative effort to provide direct patient care as authorized by a provider. Demonstrates knowledge of standards, policies/procedures and integrates knowledge into delivery of care. A Medical Assistant is under the responsibility and direct supervision of a person licensed to practice medicine in the state of South Dakota. Job Description Essential Functions: Accurately administers medications, immunizations accurately and in accordance with clinic policy. Collaboratively works with other staff members to assist providers and patients in quality care. Assist the non-clinical staff as directed in making patient care decisions within their scope of practice. Collects specimens, vital signs, assesses level of functioning, and reports/documents accordingly, as well as reporting to the nurse in charge in a timely fashion Completes all assigned clerical activities. Contributes to patient assessment and participates in the implementation...
Monument Health Rapid City, SD 57701
Jun 18, 2021
Monument Health Cancer Care Institute has an exciting opportunity for a full time, highly motivated medical physicist to join a team of 2 physicists, 2 dosimetrists, and 9 therapists in Rapid City, South Dakota. The medical center has 1 tomotherapy, 1 Elekta Infinity linear accelerator, and a very active and growing brachytherapy program, offering Tandem/Ovoid, Tandem/Ring, Cylinder, interstitial, and breast brachytherapy, as well as prostate seed implants. The department currently has a Philips large-bore CT simulator and Pinnacle external beam planning. Both are slated to be upgraded within the year. Brachytherapy planning is done using Ocentra and VariSeed. Accreditation is also planned in 2021. Monument Health has 3 radiation oncologists and serves a large area, including western South Dakota, eastern Wyoming, and northwest Nebraska. Rapid City lies in the picturesque Black Hills of South Dakota near Mount Rushmore, Crazy Horse, and 3 National Parks. There are many...
Monument Health Rapid City, SD 57701
Jun 18, 2021
Monument Health has immediate openings for Patient Care Champions for a variety of shifts and hours per week (full time, part time and as needed). No certification or experience required! On-the-job training and continued clinical support will be provided! As a Patient Care Champion, your role will include but not limited to: Assist the nursing staff in providing excellent, effective, and safe patient care. Responsible for providing patient personal care, bathing, and, personal hygiene. Participates in admission, dismissal also transfer process and contributes to the permanent documentation of patient data. Demonstrates knowledge and skills of effective communication and promotes teamwork. Monument Health may also have various weekly hour openings available in the following areas: •Medical/Surgical Departments •Intermediate Care (Stepdown care from intensive care) •Oncology •Heart and Vascular Unit (Cardiac ICU Stepdown) •Short Stay Observation Unit •Home Care •Hospice Care...
Monument Health Rapid City, SD 57701
Jun 18, 2021
The Licensed Practical Nurse II utilizes a progressive, cooperative effort to provide patient care to promote safety, quality and satisfaction as authorized by licensed personnel, within his/her scope of practice. Plans, coordinates and provides total patient care specific to diagnosis and age of patients served on a continuing basis, to obtain optimum health for patient and family, in accordance with accepted hospital standards and policy and the South Dakota Nurse Practice Act. Job Description Essential Functions: ● Assists with patient/family teaching. ● Assists with the admission assessment process, as evidenced by chart review/observation/audit, using appropriate age-specific criteria. ● Contributes to the individualized problem list/plan of care. ● Contributes to the ongoing assessment of assigned patients, recognizes changes in the patient’s health status on a daily basis. ● Demonstrates the ability to appropriately assess patients, apply clinical interventions, evaluate...
Monument Health Rapid City, SD 57701
Jun 18, 2021
Monument Health has immediate openings for Patient Care Champions for a variety of shifts and hours per week (full time, part time and as needed) in the Intermediate Stepdown or Short Stay Observation Units. No certification or experience required! On-the-job training and continued clinical support will be provided! As a Patient Care Champion, your role will include but not limited to: Assist the nursing staff in providing excellent, effective, and safe patient care. Responsible for providing patient personal care, bathing, and, personal hygiene. Participates in admission, dismissal also transfer process and contributes to the permanent documentation of patient data. Demonstrates knowledge and skills of effective communication and promotes teamwork. Monument Health may also have various weekly hour openings available in the following areas: •Medical/Surgical Departments •Intermediate Care (Stepdown care from intensive care) •Oncology •Heart and Vascular Unit (Cardiac ICU...
Monument Health Rapid City, SD 57701
Jun 18, 2021
Monument Health has immediate openings for Patient Care Champions for a variety of shifts and hours per week (full time, part time and as needed). Openings may be available in the Medical or Ortho/Neuro/Surgical Departments. No certification or experience required! On-the-job training and continued clinical support will be provided! As a Patient Care Champion, your role will include but not limited to: Assist the nursing staff in providing excellent, effective, and safe patient care. Responsible for providing patient personal care, bathing, and, personal hygiene. Participates in admission, dismissal also transfer process and contributes to the permanent documentation of patient data. Demonstrates knowledge and skills of effective communication and promotes teamwork. Monument Health may also have various weekly hour openings available in the following areas: •Medical/Surgical Departments •Intermediate Care (Stepdown care from intensive care) •Oncology •Heart and Vascular Unit...
Monument Health Rapid City, SD 57701
Jun 18, 2021
Monument Health has immediate openings for Patient Care Champions for a variety of shifts and hours per week (full time, part time and as needed). No certification or experience required! On-the-job training and continued clinical support will be provided! As a Patient Care Champion, your role will include but not limited to: Assist the nursing staff in providing excellent, effective, and safe patient care. Responsible for providing patient personal care, bathing, and, personal hygiene. Participates in admission, dismissal also transfer process and contributes to the permanent documentation of patient data. Demonstrates knowledge and skills of effective communication and promotes teamwork. Monument Health may also have various weekly hour openings available in the following areas: •Medical/Surgical Departments •Intermediate Care (Stepdown care from intensive care) •Oncology •Heart and Vascular Unit (Cardiac ICU Stepdown) •Short Stay Observation Unit •Home Care •Hospice Care...
Monument Health Rapid City, SD 57701
Jun 18, 2021
Monument Health has immediate openings for Patient Care Champions for a variety of shifts and hours per week (full time, part time and as needed). No certification or experience required! On-the-job training and continued clinical support will be provided! As a Patient Care Champion, your role will include but not limited to: Assist the nursing staff in providing excellent, effective, and safe patient care. Responsible for providing patient personal care, bathing, and, personal hygiene. Participates in admission, dismissal also transfer process and contributes to the permanent documentation of patient data. Demonstrates knowledge and skills of effective communication and promotes teamwork. Monument Health may also have various weekly hour openings available in the following areas: •Medical/Surgical Departments •Intermediate Care (Stepdown care from intensive care) •Oncology •Heart and Vascular Unit (Cardiac ICU Stepdown) •Short Stay Observation Unit •Home Care •Hospice Care...
Monument Health Rapid City, SD 57701
Jun 18, 2021
The Registered Nurse facilitates relationship-centered, compassionate, quality care to patients through competent clinical practice and the application of the healing and science of professional nursing. Optimizes health and healing, prevention or resolution of illness, disability or injury, alleviation of suffering, and advocacy in the care of individuals in conjunction with interdisciplinary teams of Healthcare providers, family members, and support systems. Exercises independent judgement in utilizing the nursing process to assess, diagnose, identify outcomes, plan, implement, and evaluate direct patient care in accordance to ANA Standards of Professional Nursing Practice, institutional policies and procedures, applicable laws and regulations. ●All Registered Nurses have the authority, responsibility and accountability for nursing practice and the advancement of nursing practice, and are expected to abide by the Provisions of the Code of Ethics for Nurses (ANA, 2010) as follows:...
Monument Health Rapid City, SD 57701
Jun 18, 2021
Monument Health has immediate openings for Patient Care Champions for a variety of shifts and hours per week (full time, part time and as needed). No certification or experience required! On-the-job training and continued clinical support will be provided! As a Patient Care Champion, your role will include but not limited to: Assist the nursing staff in providing excellent, effective, and safe patient care. Responsible for providing patient personal care, bathing, and, personal hygiene. Participates in admission, dismissal also transfer process and contributes to the permanent documentation of patient data. Demonstrates knowledge and skills of effective communication and promotes teamwork. Monument Health may also have various weekly hour openings available in the following areas: •Medical/Surgical Departments •Intermediate Care (Stepdown care from intensive care) •Oncology •Heart and Vascular Unit (Cardiac ICU Stepdown) •Short Stay Observation Unit •Home Care •Hospice Care...