Henry County Health Center



Welcome to Henry County Health Center, a hospital with a rich heritage of caring for patients and area residents since 1921. Located at the Crossroads of Southeast Iowa, HCHC is a 74-bed facility, featuring 25 acute care beds, along with our 49 bed long-term care facility, Park Place. HCHC remains a leader in healthcare and is well respected by hospitals of all sizes. With our technological innovation and associates who are compassionate and committed to those we serve, HCHC strives for excellence in all that we do. 
 
As a community-based health center, our patients are oftentimes family members, friends, and neighbors. HCHC’s associates are committed to meeting the needs of our patients, and are truly dedicated to providing the highest possible care. In addition to the compassion and commitment that runs throughout the organization, HCHC has experienced numerous accomplishments. These include receiving the Most Wired Hospital award for five consecutive years, receiving state and national awards, providing innovative technology, and offering advanced specialties and a highly respected medical staff. These are all notable achievements for a facility of HCHC’s size, and we will continue to build on these strengths to ensure a strong future for HCHC.  
 
As a hospital, we are always striving to advance the quality of medicine that is provided to area residents, and we also have a strong focus on patient safety. We believe in providing high quality, effective care for patients, along with making the hospital a satisfying workplace by keeping associates engaged in moving the organization forward. With our vision as the healthcare provider and employer of choice, and our mission to enhance the health of individuals and our communities through high quality, effective and efficient services, we will continue to focus on quality, service excellence, innovation, and being the employer of choice.
Henry County Health Center Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
May 17, 2021
Graduation from a Paramedic Specialist program.  Possess a current valid Paramedic Specialist certification as issued by IDPH-Bureau of EMS.  CCP endorsement preferre for paramedics.  Possess valid chauffeur license.
Henry County Health Center Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
May 17, 2021
ARRT certified CPR certified State of Iowa Permit to Practice CT experience or willing to train.  Ability to work with other departments during second shift, such as EMS and ED.
Henry County Health Center Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
May 17, 2021
Graduation from a Paramedic Specialist program.  Possess a current valid Paramedic Specialist certification as issued by IDPH-Bureau of EMS.  CCP endorsement preferre for paramedics.  Possess valid chauffeur license.
Henry County Health Center Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
May 14, 2021
Performs daily cleaning tasks and janitorial services for patient and resident rooms, nursing stations, lounges, restrooms, offices, clinic areas, and any other areas assigned in accordance with standard procedures of the Environmental Services Department and in accordance with facility standards and objectives. Responsibilities   Perform all environmental services-related tasks demonstrating service orientation to patients, family members, guests, and staff. Perform basic cleaning functions in assigned areas (job duty) following established schedules and using prescribed methods: Dusts horizontal surfaces Empties wastebaskets, removes waste, relines baskets Damp wipe and disinfect all furniture Cleans and polishes metal and porcelain fixtures in bathrooms Mops floors of rooms and offices Spot cleans walls and windows Polishes metal surfaces Replenishes room supplies Cleans patient rooms or dismissal as assigned Vacuums carpets; extract spots as needed (if required) Transports...
Henry County Health Center Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
May 14, 2021
Food service experience is preferred. We are willing to train people agreeable to following our Standards of Behavior and provide the best possible care for our customers. We look for people who are honest, reliable, compassionate, and team players. GENERAL DEFINITION /SCOPE of RESPONSIBILITIES To perform the essential, daily duties assigned to Room Service, Long Term Care, Park Terrace Café, Catering, and Prep positions. Responsibilities ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS To serve the resident, patients, customers, and associates of HCHC in a compassionate and respectful manner. To follow State and Federal regulations at all times, to ensure safety of the foods served. To understand and serve meals according to special diet needs, following the guidelines set forth by the Simplified Diet Manual. To keep the kitchens and various areas of the facility stocked with items related to dietary services. To help keep the dietary areas organized and clean to ensure safety and a positive dining...
Henry County Health Center Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
May 14, 2021
Active C.N.A. certification; BLS, positive attitude, excellent communication skills, reliable and dependable. Functions as part of the nursing care team by delivering basic care to residents in accordance with the department’s philosophy, standards of care, Health Center’s policies and procedures, and established care plans. Provides resident centered care and promotes a more homelike environment based on each resident’s preference. Must have current C.N.A. certificate and ACLS.       ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS   Attends to all resident personal hygiene and personal care needs, including but not limited to grooming, hygiene, dining and nutritional, mobility, elimination, psychosocial and safety needs. Organizes all supplies necessary to complete the tasks. Supports residents in self-care, and provides care as necessary for those unable to care for their own needs. Follows universal precautions, proper infection control, sanitation and safety standards of practice in all work and...
Henry County Health Center Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
May 14, 2021
Food service experience is preferred. We are willing to train people agreeable to following our Standards of Behavior and provide the best possible care for our customers. We look for people who are honest, reliable, compassionate, and team players. GENERAL DEFINITION /SCOPE of RESPONSIBILITIES To perform the essential, daily duties assigned to Room Service, Long Term Care, Park Terrace Café, Catering, and Prep positions. Responsibilities ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS To serve the resident, patients, customers, and associates of HCHC in a compassionate and respectful manner. To follow State and Federal regulations at all times, to ensure safety of the foods served. To understand and serve meals according to special diet needs, following the guidelines set forth by the Simplified Diet Manual. To keep the kitchens and various areas of the facility stocked with items related to dietary services. To help keep the dietary areas organized and clean to ensure safety and a positive dining...
Henry County Health Center Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
May 14, 2021
Graduation from a Paramedic Specialist program or accredited EMT program. Must possess a current valid Paramedic Specialist certification or EMT certification as issued by IDPH- Bureau of EMS. CCP endorsement preferred for paramedics. Must possess valid chauffeur license.
Henry County Health Center Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
May 14, 2021
Active C.N.A. certification; BLS, positive attitude, excellent communication skills, reliable and dependable. Functions as part of the nursing care team by delivering basic care to residents in accordance with the department’s philosophy, standards of care, Health Center’s policies and procedures, and established care plans. Provides resident centered care and promotes a more homelike environment based on each resident’s preference. Must have current C.N.A. certificate and ACLS.       ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS   Attends to all resident personal hygiene and personal care needs, including but not limited to grooming, hygiene, dining and nutritional, mobility, elimination, psychosocial and safety needs. Organizes all supplies necessary to complete the tasks. Supports residents in self-care, and provides care as necessary for those unable to care for their own needs. Follows universal precautions, proper infection control, sanitation and safety standards of practice in all work and...
Henry County Health Center Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
May 14, 2021
Bachelors of Science degree in either Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Nursing, Laboratory Clinical Scientist, or 2 year Associates Degree in Lab Clinical Science from an accredited program. Team player, able to multitask, computer skills - must be able to navigate through several software programs. Previous phlebotomy experience preferred and good with patients.
Henry County Health Center Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
May 14, 2021
Current nursing license. Preferred current BLS, ACLS, and PALS. Preferred current TNCC. Preferred previous ED experience.
Henry County Health Center Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
May 14, 2021
Current nursing license. Preferred current ACLS, and PALS.
Henry County Health Center Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
May 14, 2021
The staff nurse is a professional care giver who assumes responsibility and accountability for a group of residents for a designated time frame and provides care to these patients via therapeutic use of self, the nursing process, the environment/instrumentation, and other health care team members. Promotes resident centered care and a more home like environment in the long term care setting. Responsibilities Delivers resident centered care in the long term care setting which is based on each resident’s individual needs and preference. Works closely with care plan coordinators, Director of Nursing and physician to achieve this. Recognizes the importance of quality of life and facilitates the integration of these events in each resident’s daily life. Promote a sense of “home” for residents as well as their families. Educates patients and families. Promotes resident respect and self-esteem by allowing choice/opportunity to make decisions based on information provided to them.   Charge...
Henry County Health Center Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
May 14, 2021
Performs daily cleaning tasks for patient and resident rooms, nursing stations, lounges, restrooms, offices, clinic areas, and any other areas assigned in accordance with standard procedures of the Environmental Services Department and in accordance with facility standards and objectives. Responsibilities   Perform all environmental services-related tasks demonstrating service orientation to patients, family members, guests, and staff. Perform basic cleaning functions in assigned areas (job duty) following established schedules and using prescribed methods: Dusts horizontal surfaces Empties wastebaskets, removes waste, relines baskets Damp wipe and disinfect all furniture Cleans and polishes metal and porcelain fixtures in bathrooms Mops floors of rooms and offices Spot cleans walls and windows Polishes metal surfaces Replenishes room supplies Cleans patient rooms or dismissal as assigned Vacuums carpets; extract spots as needed (if required) Transports soiled linen to central...
Henry County Health Center Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
May 14, 2021
This position carries out the day-to-day responsibilities of operating the physical plant, makes equipment repairs as needed, and installs new equipment and devices as necessary. Repairs and preventative maintenance procedures are recorded on equipment service logs.  Prefer electrical license or significant electrical experience. Responsibilities     Repairs and maintains machinery and mechanical equipment in accordance with diagrams, sketches, operation manuals, and manufacturer’s specifications using hand and power tools, and precision measuring and testing instruments. Monitors equipment abnormalities and temperatures regularly in server rooms and IT closets. Observes mechanical devices (pumps, engines, motors, medical equipment) in operation and listens to their sounds to locate cause of trouble. Dismantles devices to gain access to and remove defective parts. Repairs and replaces defective parts. Adjusts functional parts of devices and control instruments or may install...
Henry County Health Center Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
May 14, 2021
The medical laboratory technician (MLT) performs various laboratory tests to obtain data for use in diagnosis and treatment of diseases. They obtain or receive specimens for laboratory analysis and judge if specimens are of good quality. All laboratory equipment and needed materials are under the care of the MLT. They are responsible for understanding the basic principles behind each test and for utilizing that knowledge in all departments. Quality control is a major consideration in their work. They report all test results and maintain records of performance as defined in the laboratory’s general and sectional policy and procedure manuals.
Henry County Health Center Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
May 14, 2021
The staff nurse is a professional care giver who assumes responsibility and accountability for a group of residents for a designated time frame and provides care to these patients via therapeutic use of self, the nursing process, the environment/instrumentation, and other health care team members. Promotes resident centered care and a more home like environment in the long term care setting. Responsibilities Delivers resident centered care in the long term care setting which is based on each resident’s individual needs and preference. Works closely with care plan coordinators, Director of Nursing and physician to achieve this. Recognizes the importance of quality of life and facilitates the integration of these events in each resident’s daily life. Promote a sense of “home” for residents as well as their families. Educates patients and families. Promotes resident respect and self-esteem by allowing choice/opportunity to make decisions based on information provided to them.   Charge...
Henry County Health Center Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
May 14, 2021
To enhance hospital services through the effective and efficient registration of all patients by obtaining complete and accurate demographic and financial information in or to provide quality patient services while maintaining confidentiality at all times. Responsibilities     Greets Public. Register patients for services. Verify all components for clean admission (insurance, signatures, phone number, address etc.). Processes pre-registration documents. Reconciles and adjusts daily census. Arranges for proper bed assignment according to patient type and diagnosis and secures transportation services for the patient. Communicates errors and problems to appropriate associate for correction. Qualifications Abilities: None required prefer prior medical/office experience. Minimal lifting. Answering phones. Basic computer knowledge. Good Typing skills. Attention to detail and accuracy.   Education: High school diploma or equivalent.   Annual Requirements, licensure and...