Lake Region Healthcare




Lake Region Healthcare is a not-for-profit healthcare system with a 108-bed hospital, multi-specialty clinic, cancer center, assisted living community and athletic training & group fitnessfacility on our main campus in Fergus Falls. Expanded clinic hours are offered at our west-side Walk-In Clinic and outreach clinic services are provided in Ashby, Battle Lake and Elbow Lake. Improving the health of people who live, work and vacation in in this beautiful lakes area is our aim and our privilege.

With over 70 physicians and over 900 employees, our team is dedicated to serving our patients and community with integrity, teamwork, compassion and excellence.


Awards

Recognition

The success of Lake Region Healthcare is evidenced by its recognition by national organizations and other groups who rank the Country's healthcare facilities. We are proud to include the following awards of distinction and recognition of excellence:

Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations

Lake Region Healthcare has earned the Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval. Because its standards are regarded as the most rigorous in the industry, hospitals that choose to be evaluated by The Joint Commission are therefore committed to providing the highest level of quality care to their patients. The Joint Commissions Gold Seal of Approval earned by Lake Region Healthcare is a clear sign that we have demonstrated compliance to the most stringent standards of performance.

CARF Accreditation for Center for Rehabilitation

When the services or provider you choose is Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) accredited, you're assured the highest quality services possible. Lake Region Healthcare was again awarded a 3-year accreditation for the Center for Rehabilitation.

Cardiac Rehabilitation National Certification

Lake Region Healthcare has been awarded the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR) program certification for its cardiac rehabilitation program. The AACVPR certification recognizes programs rigorously reviewed by the national board who meet the AACVPR requirements for standards of care.

CAP Laboratory Accreditation Program

Lake Region Healthcare Laboratory successfully completed an inspection process and has been awarded CAP accreditation. This puts LRH part of an exclusive group of laboratories worldwide that have met the highest standards of excellence. The programs goal is to improve patient safety by advancing the quality of pathology and laboratory services through education, standard setting, and ensuring laboratories meet or exceed regulatory requirements.

Thomson Top 100 Hospitals

Lake Region Healthcare was named one of the Country's top 100 hospitals in performance improvement 2006. The designation is based on the study of publicly available data from 2001-2006. In addition to patient outcomes, the studys authors look at hospital statistics for patient safety, hospital efficiency, financial stability and growth.

Lake Region Healthcare Fergus Falls, MN 56537, USA
Sep 22, 2021
Part Time
The purpose of this position is to direct and supervise the nursing staff in the delivery of nursing care and ensure the availability of support services which facilitate this care during the absence of the Department Director. The LRH House supervisor is the Administrative representative of the hospital on the evening, night, weekend and holiday shifts. The framework for practice will be the nursing process in order to prescribe, delegate and coordinate nursing care. The LRH House Supervisor must supervise staff RNs, LPNs, NAs, Unit Clerks, Students. The LRH House Supervisor reports directly to the Sr. VP Nursing. The incumbent has contact with neonatal, pediatric, adolescent, adult, and LRH employees, volunteers, administration, and physicians. Must possess ability to function independently. Is able to make independent decisions and reacts appropriately in emergency situations. Must demonstrate knowledge of communication skills, problem-solving techniques, and understanding of...
Lake Region Healthcare Fergus Falls, MN, USA
Sep 10, 2021
Full Time
The purpose of this leadership position is to organize and assure efficient function and operation of the Laboratories of Lake Region Healthcare and Prairie Ridge Healthcare. The Laboratory Director is responsible for implementation and continual monitoring of CAP, JCAHO, and CLIA`88 regulation as well as other policy and regulatory standards. This position requires a highly trained, specialized individual who can work well under stressful situations. The Lab Director works closely with the SVP/CFO, clinic leaders, the Pathologist, Lab staff, and office staff, Providers, Nursing Service and other LRH personnel. Effective interpersonal and communication skills are essential. The incumbent has access to sensitive, confidential information and must be able to maintain those confidences. The incumbent establishes the work procedures and priorities within imposed deadlines. The incumbent establishes annual goals for the department and tracks progress.  The incumbent also develops...
Lake Region Healthcare Fergus Falls, MN, USA
Aug 31, 2021
Full Time
This position will set up, maintain and continuously improve structure, standards, communication and expectations of safety and patient complaint reporting. This position is responsible for the analysis of report and data trends to execute timely communication, inform improvement processes and act as an internal consultant to leaders and staff within the enterprise of Lake Region Healthcare. The position is accountable to ensuring compliance with the grievance process for all of Lake Region Healthcare. The position will use both internal and external resources to improve the safety of care and support clinical and financial leaders in their efforts to avoid risk. The position will maintain key partnerships in CIS to ensure a smooth safety reporting system is available to staff and leaders. The position will also partner closely with patient experience leaders, quality reporting, and Department Directors to support improvement in key select metrics of safety, patient experience...
Lake Region Healthcare Fergus Falls, MN, USA
Aug 26, 2021
Full Time
The purpose of this position is to provide nursing care to patients and support services to the licensed personnel. The Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) has contact with patients, patient families and visitors, LRH employees, volunteers, administration, and physicians. Effective interpersonal and communication skills are essential for this position. The CNA must be able to follow instructions of licensed personnel and work cooperatively with others, exercise initiative and judgement. Come join our Medical/Surgical department! You’ll have the ability to work in a fast-paced, exciting environment where teamwork is a key focus. You will provide a healing touch for all ages, and feel rewarded by the care you provide each day. We are seeking caring, motivated individuals to join our team!  Lake Region Healthcare, Prairie Ridge Hospital & Health Services & Mill Street Residence provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and...
Lake Region Healthcare Fergus Falls, MN, USA
Aug 25, 2021
Part Time
Home Care Aides at Mill Street Residence provide assistance to our tenants in their activities of daily living and personal care with a friendly, positive attitude.  Excellent communication skills and a caring demeanor are essential for this position! Mill Street Residence is a assisted living community like no other and it is our employees that truly make the difference. Whether it involves housekeeping, dining services, home care, maintenance, activities or our front office, we strive to provide the highest level of quality care to the seniors we serve. At Mill Street, we treat people like family and it shows. We welcome you in joining us to become part of the best assisted living community in town! Lake Region Healthcare, Prairie Ridge Hospital & Health Services & Mill Street Residence provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color,...
Lake Region Healthcare Fergus Falls, MN, USA
Aug 25, 2021
Part Time
The purpose of this position is to provide nursing care to patients. The framework for practice will be the nursing process in order to prescribe, delegate and coordinate nursing care. The RN has contact with patients, patient families and visitors, hospital employees, referral agencies, volunteers, administration, and physicians. Effective interpersonal and communication skills are essential for this position. The RN must be able to supervise patient care, secure cooperation from others, problem-solve, and exercise initiative and judgement. You’ll have the opportunity to help patients in all stages of life and make meaningful connections every day. Our department is full of positive energy, fun coworkers, and caring management. We focus on teamwork and helping each other whenever possible. Our goal is to provide quality patient care every day, and we seek knowledgeable, motivated candidates to join our team! Open Date: 8/25/2021 Preferred Application Deadline:...
Lake Region Healthcare Fergus Falls, MN, USA
Aug 25, 2021
Part Time
The purpose of this position is to provide nursing care to patients. The framework for practice will be the nursing process in order to prescribe, delegate and coordinate nursing care. The RN has contact with patients, patient families and visitors, LRH employees, referral agencies, volunteers, administration, and physicians. Effective interpersonal and communication skills are essential for this position. The RN must be able to supervise patient care, secure cooperation from others, problem-solve, and exercise initiative and judgment. Come join our Medical/Surgical department! You’ll have the ability to work in a fast-paced, exciting environment where teamwork is a key focus. You will provide a healing touch for all ages, and feel rewarded by the care you provide each day. We are seeking caring, motivated individuals to join our team! Open Date: 8/25/2021 Preferred Application Deadline: 9/1/2021 Lake Region Healthcare, Prairie Ridge Hospital &...
Lake Region Healthcare Fergus Falls, MN, USA
Aug 25, 2021
Full Time
The purpose of this position is to provide nursing care to patients. The framework for practice will be the nursing process in order to prescribe, delegate and coordinate nursing care. The RN has contact with patients, patient families and visitors, LRH employees, referral agencies, volunteers, administration, and physicians. Effective interpersonal and communication skills are essential for this position. The RN must be able to supervise patient care, secure cooperation from others, problem-solve, and exercise initiative and judgment. Come join our Medical/Surgical department! You’ll have the ability to work in a fast-paced, exciting environment where teamwork is a key focus. You will provide a healing touch for all ages, and feel rewarded by the care you provide each day. We are seeking caring, motivated individuals to join our team! Open Date: 8/25/2021 Preferred Application Deadline: 9/1/2021 Lake Region Healthcare, Prairie Ridge Hospital & Health...
Lake Region Healthcare Fergus Falls, MN, USA
Aug 25, 2021
Full Time
The purpose of this position is to supervise and coordinate programs as assigned, supervise staff, and support the safe and efficient care of patients and families that have studies performed in the Radiology Department.  The position will uphold regulatory, certification and safety standards in the care of patients.  Under the direction and delegation of the Director this position will support communication, staffing, assess care standards, participate in quality improvement process.  The position will directly supervise Rad Tech II and Radiology Assistant staff as assigned by the Director.  In addition to the above duties, they must conform to all the duties listed under the staff Radiologic Technologist. Works in clean, well-lighted, ventilated department. May be exposed to uncooperative and/or irrational patients and patients with communicable diseases. May be exposed to artificially produced ionizing radiation. The worker is subject to contact with patients, bodily...
Lake Region Healthcare Fergus Falls, MN, USA
Aug 23, 2021
Part Time
The Pharmacist reports to the facility Pharmacy Supervisor. This position interacts with hospital employees, volunteers, Administration, students, community personnel, clinic personnel, physicians and patients of all ages so effective interpersonal and communication skills are essential. Specific duties vary by assigned roles and the Pharmacist will be trained and able to staff in multiple roles unless otherwise specified. The Pharmacist must follow policies, procedures, guidelines and standards as required by hospital policy, applicable agency regulations, and evidence-based medicine. This position will provide medication information to hospital personnel and patients, must be able to work independently and appropriately handle stressful situations, and will supervise Pharmacy Technicians. Lake Region Healthcare, Prairie Ridge Hospital & Health Services & Mill Street Residence provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and...
Lake Region Healthcare Elbow Lake, MN, USA
Aug 17, 2021
Part Time
The purpose of this position is to use good patient care while producing quality radiographs and maintaining your own good health. Responsibilities cover general radiography, CT, bone density and interventional therapy injections.  Along with direct patient care duties, includes cleaning, stocking, office work, and holding, transferring, and transportation of patients. This job includes in-house emergency and clinic patients. This position cares for all ages of patients from newborn through geriatric ages. The job requires cooperatively working with other staff, to be flexible with hours and to take call on a rotational basis.  The Staff Radiologic Technologist has contact with patients, Prairie Ridge Hospital and Health Services employees, volunteers, clinic personnel and physicians. This position has access to sensitive, confidential information, and must be able to maintain those confidences. The employee must be able to work independently and efficiently with minimal...
Lake Region Healthcare Fergus Falls, MN, USA
Aug 17, 2021
Full Time
The purpose of this position is to successfully bill patient accounts to the appropriate insurance company for payment, reconcile insurance payments and denials, follow up with insurance companies as needed, receive and resolve patient and insurance company phone calls regarding patient accounts. Join our Revenue Cycle Department to work in a fun and productive atmosphere! Our department welcomes personable, dedicated, critical thinkers who have the aptitude to succeed independently as well as in a team setting. Positive leadership, open lines of communication and hands on training and development equip our employees to contribute to the capture, management, and collection of patient care services and revenue.  Lake Region Healthcare, Prairie Ridge Hospital & Health Services & Mill Street Residence provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color,...
Lake Region Healthcare Fergus Falls, MN, USA
Aug 17, 2021
Full Time
We are searching for a compassionate RN,LPN or Medical Assistant to join our team! This individual must be proficient and professional with patients, co-workers, and physicians. The RN, LPN or MA must be able to provide exceptional patient care, work well with others, problem-solve and show initiative and good judgement.  Join our Primary Care department.  You’ll have the opportunity to help patients in all stages of life and make meaningful connections every day. Our department is full of positive energy, fun coworkers, and caring management. We focus on teamwork and helping each other whenever possible. Our goal is to provide quality patient care every day, and we seek knowledgeable, motivated candidates to join our team! Lake Region Healthcare, Prairie Ridge Hospital & Health Services & Mill Street Residence provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard...
Lake Region Healthcare Fergus Falls, MN, USA
Aug 17, 2021
Full Time
The purpose of this position is to provide nursing care to patients. The framework for practice will be the nursing process in order to prescribe, delegate and coordinate nursing care. The RN has contact with patients, patient families and visitors, hospital employees, referral agencies, volunteers, administration, and physicians. Effective interpersonal and communication skills are essential for this position. The RN must be able to supervise patient care, secure cooperation from others, problem-solve, and exercise initiative and judgement. If you are interested in working in a professional, patient centered environment, Surgical Services will have exciting opportunities for you. By joining our team, you will become part of our close knit, dedicated staff who all share a passion for delivering quality patient care. Lake Region Healthcare, Prairie Ridge Hospital & Health Services & Mill Street Residence provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and...
Lake Region Healthcare Fergus Falls, MN, USA
Aug 17, 2021
Part Time
Arrange and/or provide for the psycho/social, emotional and/or financial needs of patients/residents, families and staff in the hospital and outpatient service areas. Provide all aspects of social services within the hospital and outpatient service areas, as assigned by Manager of Case Management. Services will consist primarily of identifying and meeting the psycho/social, emotional, and/or financial needs of the patients; discharge planning and/or counseling; guidance and support either by direct service or through community resources. Perform other duties as assigned by Manager/Director. Come join our Case Management department! You’ll have the ability to work in a fast-paced, exciting environment where teamwork is a key focus. You will provide a healing touch for all ages, and feel rewarded by the care you provide each day. We are seeking caring, motivated individuals to join our team!  Lake Region Healthcare, Prairie Ridge Hospital & Health Services & Mill...
Lake Region Healthcare Fergus Falls, MN, USA
Aug 17, 2021
Part Time
To provide quality Speech Therapy services to Lake Region Healthcare (LRH) patients and contracting partners according to the State of Minnesota rules and regulations. We are a hospital-based speech therapy program servicing both inpatient and outpatients with a wide range of diagnoses including, but not limited to communication, swallowing, feeding, and cognitive linguistic disorders.  Populations served include pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric age groups.  Come work with a fun and innovative team of therapists in ST, OT and PT.  Flexible hours, work part time or full time. Lake Region Healthcare, Prairie Ridge Hospital & Health Services & Mill Street Residence provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender...
Lake Region Healthcare Elbow Lake, MN, USA
Aug 17, 2021
Part Time
The purpose of this position is to provide nursing care to patients through communication, secretarial duties, and transcription of orders. The Unit Clerk reports directly to the Unit Department Director, Nursing Shift Supervisor, or Charge RN. The Unit Clerk has contact with patients, patient families and visitors, hospital employees, referral agencies, volunteers, administration, and physicians. Effective interpersonal and communication skills are essential for this position. The Unit Clerk must be able to secure cooperation from others, problem-solve, exercise initiative and judgment, and have above average communication skills. We are looking for an individual to join our group of strong and compassionate nurses. At Prairie Ridge Healthcare you will have the opportunity to work within a small critical access hospital and care for one of our community’s most valuable resources; our patients. Become a part of the heart and foundation of Prairie Ridge Hospital and Health...
$29.62 hourly
Lake Region Healthcare Fergus Falls, MN, USA
Aug 13, 2021
Part Time
The infusion center oncology nurse is an integral member of the healthcare team and collaborates with both internal and external staff to coordinate services, ensure quality care and provide continuity of care. The infusion nurse is responsible for interdependently and independently assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating the care delivered to the patient receiving infusion therapy. During the treatment course and follow-up period, the infusion nurse will assess and provide appropriate nursing intervention for actual or potential problems that the patient and family may experience related to the disease process and treatment. The practice of the infusion nurse involves direct patient care and encompasses patient and family teaching, symptom management and counseling. The infusion nurse is an advocate for the patient and family. Effective interpersonal and communication skills are essential for this position. The infusion nurse must be able to supervise patient care, secure...
$14.75 hourly
Lake Region Healthcare Fergus Falls, MN, USA
Aug 13, 2021
Part Time
The purpose of this position is to verify patient eligibility for services, complete patient registrations in a timely and quality manner and report the status of work in progress. Join our Revenue Cycle Department to work in a fun and productive atmosphere! Our department welcomes personable, dedicated, critical thinkers who have the aptitude to succeed independently as well as in a team setting. Positive leadership, open lines of communication and hands on training and development equip our employees to contribute to the capture, management, and collection of patient care services and revenue. Lake Region Healthcare, Prairie Ridge Hospital & Health Services & Mill Street Residence provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation,...
$30.61 hourly
Lake Region Healthcare Fergus Falls, MN, USA
Aug 13, 2021
Full Time
The  purpose of this position is to assist with Revenue Cycle specific EPIC implementation by learning the functional aspects of EPIC and relating that to associates via training and reference materials. After implementation, the purpose is to ensure all systems are functioning appropriately and to assist with and recommend optimizations to the EMR environment.  This includes but is not limited to providing/creating appropriate reference materials on an ongoing basis, assisting associates with all device challenges, i.e., telephone, remote issues, desktop or live chat technical difficulties, as well as identification and/or trouble shooting of any operational challenges. Become the next highly valued member of the Health Information Management Department at Lake Region Healthcare! Are you hard working, dependable, with an eye for detail? Leverage those strengths to make a real difference in the lives of patients. Launch a career at Lake Region Healthcare and gain an opportunity...