Story County Medical Center

Our Mission

We deliver healthcare excellence by listening to, partnering with and caring for the communities of Story County - one person, one experience, one story at a time.

About Story Medical

Story County Medical Center is dedicated to providing high quality healthcare in a community-oriented manner. We offer a choice in Story County. We provide locally delivered, personalized, and compassionate healthcare. We deliver medical care and promote wellness in partnership with our network of providers and other county services.

Story County Medical Center (Story Medical) has been meeting the health care needs of area residents since 1951. Story Medical is a full-service critical access hospital that offers an extensive array of health care services.

The Medical Center's services also include family healthcare clinics in the Story County communities of Nevada and Maxwell, natural health services at its clinic in Ames, a variety of specialty services offered through its outpatient clinics, community wellness programs, and multiple community benefit programs.

Story County Medical Center 640 S 19th St, Nevada, IA, USA
Apr 01, 2021
Full Time
Position Description Registers patients, helps answer patient questions about bills and statements, answer switchboard calls, collect patient balances and copays and updates patient information in Epic software. Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to:  Answers all incoming calls in a friendly and professional manner; transfers calls to appropriate staff  Verifies insurance eligibility via Passport or phone - either prior to appointment or as patient is being registered Addresses patients with any eligibility and/or balance concerns Verifies and accurately records patient demographics Distributes financial assistance paperwork to patients requesting assistance Maintains effective communication between departments This position will have hours Monday through Friday from 8:30am - 5:00pm with the occasional Saturday morning. Position Requirements High school education or equivalent required Previous medical registration or office experience...
Story County Medical Center 640 South 19th Street, Nevada, IA, USA
Mar 31, 2021
Full Time
Position Description The Cardiac Rehab RN provides direct patient care in Cardiac Rehabilitation and focuses on the preventive and restorative healthcare needs of the cardiovascular patient.  Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to:  Provide direct patient care, as indicated and communicate with referring physician, cardiologist, and/or Medical Director. Utilize the clinical assessments in providing specialized care of Cardiac Rehab patients, and work in conjunction with the Exercise Physiologists and the patient on goals for the patients. Use interview techniques, diagnostic evaluation results, and personal observation to assess an individual's (adult and geriatric) capacity. Conduct counseling sessions with clients (adult and geriatric) to incorporate test results and goals into an individualized exercise prescription and lifestyle modification plan. Collect accurate medical history information from patients and families to assess patient and...
Story County Medical Center 640 S 19th St, Nevada, IA, USA
Mar 29, 2021
Full Time
Position Description Performs routine patient care duties and related work duties as required:  Knows cardinal signs and symptoms, recognizes and reports to the nurse assigned to the patient, any abnormalities noted and problems voiced by the patients  Performs routine, non-professional, bedside patient care within hospital policies and procedures, under the supervision of a nurse Assists patients, families, and visitors with various needs to enhance customer service Visually assesses patient safety needs Performs simple and complex procedures, i.e., activities of daily living, specimen collection, glucometer checks, clear infusion totals, prime non-medicated IV tubing, oxygen tanks, removal of dressings, discontinue foley catheters, discontinue IVs, and other procedures/techniques  Initiates BLS in emergency situations Maintains regular and consistent attendance at work Two positions available: One position available with hours on Saturday and Sunday from...
Story County Medical Center 640 South 19th Street, Nevada, IA, USA
Mar 23, 2021
Full Time
Position Description Under general supervision, prepares and cooks hot foods for patients, employees, visitors, community outpatient services and special functions, working from established recipes and menu cycles.  Specific duties include, but are not limited to: Incorporates basic food preparation skills utilizing standardized quantified recipes to assure retention of nutritive values, palatability, and appetizing appearance of food served to clients Reviews menus and production sheets to determine type and quantities of assigned items to be prepared  Plans cooking so food is ready at the designated time Portions foods attractively and accurately as specified in recipe and/or menu Maintains work area in a neat, clean, and orderly manner in accordance with departmental standards Assists in the distribution and set-up of patient/resident trays as assigned   Position Requirements High school education or equivalent desirable, but must be able to read, write, and...
Story County Medical Center 640 S 19th St, Nevada, IA, USA
Feb 09, 2021
PRN
Position Description The Emergency Department RN works as part of the team with physicians, other nurses, and healthcare professionals to provide care, monitor health conditions, plan long-term care needs, administer medications, use medical equipment, and communicate with patients and their families on illness, care, and continued care. S/he is required to carry out general nursing duties in emergency care.  Position Requirements Graduate from an accredited and approved nursing program Current RN license in state of Iowa Previous  experience in emergency room setting preferred but not required Must have excellent critical-thinking skills, attention to detail, and possess the ability to remain calm under pressure Benefits: Story Medical offers the following great benefits to all it's employees! Free access to Story Medical's   onsite wellness center Iowa Public Employee Retirement System (IPERS) Onsite Cafeteria Family - Like Environment!...