Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital




Methodist Jennie Edmundson was established in 1886 and became a Methodist Health System affiliate in 1994. It is a 230-bed regional health care center serving southwestern Iowa. 

Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital employs a workforce of 464 full-time and nearly 250 part-time employees, and has an active medical staff of 132 physicians. It is the only hospital in this region of the state with the capability to perform emergency angioplasty procedures and has southwest Iowa’s only accredited cancer program. Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital offers a 24/7 Level III Emergency Department that treated approximately 22,000 patient visits last year.

It is the only hospital in this region that offers nationally accredited cancer and breast cancer programs while also featuring southwest Iowa’s only Advanced Wound Center. Jennie has a 20-bed inpatient adult behavior health unit with ECT services. Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital offers a full-line of Women’s services including a birthing center with LDPR rooms and a Level II nursery

Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital Council Bluffs, IA, USA
Jul 10, 2020
Greet and screen guests (e.g., taking temperature, completing questionnaire, etc.) for symptoms at assigned facility ensuring compliance with established protocols. Job Requirements Education High school diploma or General Educational Development (G.E.D) equivalent required. Experience Customer service experience preferred. Bilingual ability preferred. License/Certifications Current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification preferred. Skills/Knowledge/Abilities Knowledge of customer service principles and practices. Skill with verbal and written communication. Ability to work with the public in a professional manner. Ability to handle irate and uncooperative guests. Ability to communicate with others through a glass barrier. Ability to transport or escort guests to appropriate location within facility. Ability to work at various locations during hours worked. Physical Requirements Weight Demands Medium Work - Exerting up to 50 pounds of force. Physical...
Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital Council Bluffs, IA, USA
Jul 10, 2020
Accountable for the delivery of quality care to patients and families according to the individualized needs of the patient. Job Requirements Education Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing preferred. Graduate of an accredited school of nursing required. Successful completion of annual mandatory education requirements Experience No experience necessary License/Certifications Current valid Registered Nurse (RN) License, valid compact multistate license to work, or a temporary permit while awaiting licensure required. Maintain current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification required. Preferred: core certification related to area of specialty from National Certification Corporation (NCC) within 1 year of eligibility. Current American Heart Association Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Certification preferred. Skills/Knowledge/Abilities Strong interpersonal skills necessary to effectively communicate and interact with...
Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital Council Bluffs, IA, USA
Jul 10, 2020
Greet and screen guests (e.g., taking temperature, completing questionnaire, etc.) for symptoms at assigned facility ensuring compliance with established protocols. Job Requirements Education High school diploma or General Educational Development (G.E.D) equivalent required. Experience Customer service experience preferred. Bilingual ability preferred. License/Certifications Current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification preferred. Skills/Knowledge/Abilities Knowledge of customer service principles and practices. Skill with verbal and written communication. Ability to work with the public in a professional manner. Ability to handle irate and uncooperative guests. Ability to communicate with others through a glass barrier. Ability to transport or escort guests to appropriate location within facility. Ability to work at various locations during hours worked. Physical Requirements Weight Demands Medium Work - Exerting up to 50 pounds of force. Physical...
Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital Council Bluffs, IA, USA
Jul 10, 2020
Conduct all aspects of sleep diagnostic testing. Job Requirements Education High School Diploma or General Educational Development (G.E.D) required Experience 3 to 6 months experience in sleep testing is preferred. License/Certifications Registered Polysomnographic Tech (RPSGT) required at the time of hire or within 12 months of hire if currently a Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) or Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT). Current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification required. Polysomnographic Technologist (PSGT) license by the State of Iowa required. Skills/Knowledge/Abilities Good understanding of all aspects of sleep diagnostic testing. Ability to perform multiple sleep latency testing (MSLT), maintenance of wakefulness testing (MWT), and scoring polysomnograms. Physical Requirements Weight Demands Medium Work - Exerting up to 50 pounds of force. Physical Activity Occasionally Performed (1%-33%): Climbing Crawling Kneeling Sitting Frequently...
Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital Council Bluffs, IA, USA
Jul 10, 2020
Oversee and supervise Outpatient Rehabilitation Department. Responsible for evaluating a wide variety of patient types and identifying physical dysfunction and functional capabilities to facilitate appropriate treatment of patients. Job Requirements Education Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Physical Therapy or Certificate in Physical Therapy. Experience Required three years clinical background. Required supervisory experience. License/Certifications Eligible for Iowa licensure. Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required. Skills/Knowledge/Abilities Requires knowledge of physical therapy theory as demonstrated by successful completion of accredited physical therapy program. Requires skills in communication, both oral and written, patient evaluation, application of treatment, time management and organization. Requires skills in personnel management, problem identification and problem solving and conflict resolution. Ability to work independently, adapt to a changing...
Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital Council Bluffs, IA, USA
Jul 08, 2020
Supports patient care delivery by providing clerical services and helps patients by supporting personal hygiene and daily living needs; providing comfort, transportation, and vital sign monitoring. Job Requirements Education High School diploma or General Educational Development (GED) required. Student nurse must have completed first clinical rotation - preferred. Requires successful completion of the 75-hour state approved course for the Nurse Assistant. Preferred membership in good standing on Nurse Aide registry of the state where position is located if hired after August 31, 2014. Experience Previous care giver experience preferred. Previous cleaning, food service and/or patient related experience preferred, but not required. One to three months on the job experience to learn hospital procedures and work routines preferred. Orientation and on the job experience will be provided to learn hospital procedures and work routines. License/Certifications Maintain current American...
Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital Council Bluffs, IA, USA
Jul 08, 2020
Responsible for assisting therapists with patients and departmental operations. Job Requirements Education High School Graduate or equivalent required. Experience N/A License/Certifications Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification is required. Skills/Knowledge/Abilities Requires skills in general office duties and basic medical terminology. Requires the ability to learn computer operations, therapy equipment. Can provide basic phone skills and communicates in a courteous and respectful manner at all times. Physical Requirements Weight Demands Medium Work - Exerting up to 50 pounds of force. Physical Activity Occasionally Performed (1%-33%): Climbing Crawling Crouching Keyboarding/typing Kneeling Sitting Frequently Performed (34%-66%): Balancing Carrying Distinguish colors Fingering/Touching Grasping Lifting Pulling/Pushing Reaching Repetitive Motions Speaking/talking Standing Stooping/bending Twisting Walking Constantly Performed (67%-100%): Hearing Seeing/Visual Job...
Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital Glenwood, MN 56334, USA
Jul 08, 2020
Embraces organizational expectations for customer service. Creates accurate and thorough records during the patient registration process including: verification of patient demographics, reason for visit and financial information. Electronically verifies patient eligibility and financial responsibility and performs point of service collections, as appropriate. Makes referral to financial counselors, as appropriate. Coordinates admission reservation with clinical team. Job Requirements Education High School Diploma or General Educational Development (G.E.D) required Experience Previous health care registration, customer service, insurance or billing experience required. Medical terminology preferred. License/Certifications Requires the ability to provide transportation to other campus locations within a reasonable timeframe. Skills/Knowledge/Abilities Requires the knowledge of phone etiquette and some medical terminology. Strong computer skills required: Ability to open and...
Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital Council Bluffs, IA, USA
Jul 08, 2020
Accountable for the delivery of quality care to patients and families according to the individualized needs of the patient. Job Requirements Education Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing preferred. Graduate of an accredited school of nursing required. Successful completion of annual mandatory education requirements. Experience No experience necessary License/Certifications Current valid Registered Nurse (RN) License, valid compact multistate license to work, or a temporary permit while awaiting licensure required. Maintain current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification required. Preferred: core certification related to area of specialty from National Certification Corporation (NCC) within 1 year of eligibility. Maintain American Heart Association Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Certification. PALS certification required within 6 months of employment. Maintain American Heart Association Advanced Cardiac Life...
Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital Council Bluffs, IA, USA
Jul 08, 2020
Accountable for the delivery of quality care to patients and families according to the individualized needs of the patient. Job Requirements Education Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing preferred. Graduate of an accredited school of nursing required. Successful completion of annual mandatory education requirements. Experience No experience necessary License/Certifications Current valid Registered Nurse (RN) License, valid compact multistate license to work, or a temporary permit while awaiting licensure required. Maintain current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification required. Preferred: core certification related to area of specialty from National Certification Corporation (NCC) within 1 year of eligibility. Maintain American Heart Association Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Certification. PALS certification required within 6 months of employment. Maintain American Heart Association Advanced Cardiac Life...
Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital Council Bluffs, IA, USA
Jul 08, 2020
Accountable for the delivery of quality care to patients and families according to the individualized needs of the patient. Job Requirements Education Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing preferred. Graduate of an accredited school of nursing required. Successful completion of annual mandatory education requirements. Experience One year hospital experience preferred. License/Certifications Current valid Registered Nurse (RN) License, valid compact multistate license to work, or a temporary permit while awaiting licensure required. Maintain current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification required. Preferred: core certification related to area of specialty from National Certification Corporation (NCC) within 1 year of eligibility. Skills/Knowledge/Abilities Strong interpersonal skills necessary to effectively communicate and interact with patients, family members, hospital personnel, and co-workers. Ability to...
Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital Council Bluffs, IA, USA
Jul 08, 2020
Collect and preserve blood samples and certain other body fluids for analysis. Job Requirements Education High school diploma or General Educational Development (GED) required. Participates in mandatory in-services and continuing education programs as mandated by policies and procedures, accrediting agencies and as directed by Service Leader or Service Executive. Experience 6 months of phlebotomy experience that qualifies for American Society of Clinical Pathology (ASCP) certification preferred. OR Completion of a structured, American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) approved phlebotomy training course or equivalent preferred such as Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), Registered Nurse (RN), or MA AND experience in the following areas. Routine venipuncture experience preferred. AND Routine dermal puncture experience preferred. License/Certifications Skills/Knowledge/Abilities Requires strong attention to detail. Physical Requirements Weight Demands Medium Work - Exerting up to...
Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital Council Bluffs, IA, USA
Jul 03, 2020
Responsible for operating and maintaining daily plant operations within the hospital. Job Requirements Education High School Diploma or General Educational Development (G.E.D.) required. Experience 1 - 2 years previous experience in steam plant operations required. 1 - 2 years previous experience in HVAC (heating, ventilation, and air conditioning) required. 1 - 2 years experience in troubleshooting equipment in mechanical or electrical fields preferred. 1 year previous experience in hospital plant operations preferred. License/Certifications Asbestos Awareness Training required. Skills/Knowledge/Abilities Knowledge of mechanical and utility systems in buildings required. Knowledge of hospital plant operations preferred. Strong verbal communication skills for positive interaction with staff and customers required. Basic computer skills required. Able to read, write, and comprehend various written reports and documents required. Requires the ability to provide transportation to...
Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital Council Bluffs, IA, USA
Jul 03, 2020
Accountable for the delivery of quality care to patients and families according to the individualized needs of the patient. Job Requirements Education Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing preferred. Graduate of an accredited school of nursing required. Experience A minimum of two years of nursing experience in related specialty area required. License/Certifications Current valid Registered Nurse (RN) License, valid compact multistate license to work, or a temporary permit while awaiting licensure required. Maintain current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification required. Preferred: core certification related to area of specialty from National Certification Corporation (NCC) within 1 year of eligibility. Certified Wound Ostomy and Continence Nurse preferred. Skills/Knowledge/Abilities Strong interpersonal skills necessary to effectively communicate and interact with patients, family members, hospital personnel, and...
Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital Council Bluffs, IA, USA
Jul 02, 2020
Accountable for the delivery of quality care to patients and families according to the individualized needs of the patient. Job Requirements Education Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing preferred. Graduate of an accredited school of nursing required. NIH Stroke Scale training required at hire or within 6 months of hire. Experience No experience necessary License/Certifications Current valid Registered Nurse (RN) License, valid compact multistate license to work, or a temporary permit while awaiting licensure required. Maintain current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification required. Preferred: core certification related to area of specialty from National Certification Corporation (NCC) within 1 year of eligibility. Current American Heart Association Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Certification preferred. Skills/Knowledge/Abilities Strong interpersonal skills necessary to effectively communicate and interact...
Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital Council Bluffs, IA, USA
Jul 02, 2020
Accountable for the delivery of quality care to patients and families according to the individualized needs of the patient. Job Requirements Education Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing preferred. Graduate of an accredited school of nursing required. NIH Stroke Scale training required at hire or within 6 months of hire. Experience No experience necessary License/Certifications Current valid Registered Nurse (RN) License, valid compact multistate license to work, or a temporary permit while awaiting licensure required. Maintain current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification required. Preferred: core certification related to area of specialty from National Certification Corporation (NCC) within 1 year of eligibility. Current American Heart Association Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Certification preferred. Skills/Knowledge/Abilities Strong interpersonal skills necessary to effectively communicate and interact...
Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital Council Bluffs, IA, USA
Jul 02, 2020
Accountable for the delivery of quality care to patients and families according to the individualized needs of the patient. Job Requirements Education Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing preferred. Graduate of an accredited school of nursing required. NIH Stroke Scale training required at hire or within 6 months of hire. Experience No experience necessary License/Certifications Current valid Registered Nurse (RN) License, valid compact multistate license to work, or a temporary permit while awaiting licensure required. Maintain current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification required. Preferred: core certification related to area of specialty from National Certification Corporation (NCC) within 1 year of eligibility. Current American Heart Association Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Certification preferred. Skills/Knowledge/Abilities Strong interpersonal skills necessary to effectively communicate and interact...
Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital Council Bluffs, IA, USA
Jul 02, 2020
Greet and screen guests (e.g., taking temperature, completing questionnaire, etc.) for symptoms at assigned facility ensuring compliance with established protocols. Job Requirements Education High school diploma or General Educational Development (G.E.D) equivalent required. Experience Customer service experience preferred. Bilingual ability preferred. License/Certifications Current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification preferred. Skills/Knowledge/Abilities Knowledge of customer service principles and practices. Skill with verbal and written communication. Ability to work with the public in a professional manner. Ability to handle irate and uncooperative guests. Ability to communicate with others through a glass barrier. Ability to transport or escort guests to appropriate location within facility. Ability to work at various locations during hours worked. Physical Requirements Weight Demands Medium Work - Exerting up to 50 pounds of force. Physical...
Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital Council Bluffs, IA, USA
Jul 02, 2020
Responsible for driving passenger bus to transport qualified individuals to and from the hospital. Job Requirements Education High School graduate or equivalent ability to read traffic signs, addresses, and hospital schedule sheets. Experience Requires experience driving and operating a passenger bus, general automotive maintenance and knowledge of traffic laws and regulations. License/Certifications Chauffeur License (CL) required. Current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification required.  Skills/Knowledge/Abilities Skilled in promoting positive relations when interacting with patients or other customers. This position requires knowledge of traffic laws and regulations, operation of a passenger bus, and general automotive maintenance. This position requires skills in driving and operating a passenger bus, light repair and maintenance of a passenger bus vehicle. Requires the ability to exhibit positive relations which includes being courteous and...
Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital Council Bluffs, IA, USA
Jul 02, 2020
Helps patients by supporting personal hygiene and daily living needs; providing comfort, transportation, and vital sign monitoring. Job Requirements Education High School diploma or General Educational Development (GED) required. Student nurse must have completed first clinical rotation - preferred. Requires successful completion of the 75-hour state approved course for the Nurse Assistant if hired in the assistant position. Experience Previous cleaning, food service and/or patient related experience preferred, but not required. One to three months on the job experience to learn hospital. procedures and work routines preferred. Orientation provided. License/Certifications Maintain current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification required.  Skills/Knowledge/Abilities Require the ability to understand and carry out instructions, follow schedules, communicate information, read simple and clear instructions and complete reports. Must be able to collect,...