RN or LPN - Emergency/MedSurg Department (Nights)

  • Guthrie County Hospital
  • Guthrie Center, IA, USA
  • Jul 19, 2022
Full Time Nursing

Job Description

Guthrie County Hospital has 4 full-time RN/LPN – ED/MedSurg positions available. This position reports to the Director of Acute & Emergency Services. This individual works an average of 36 hours with 12-hour shifts (7:00 PM – 7:00 AM), every 3rd weekend and every 3rd holiday.

This position utilizes assessment, planning, intervention and evaluation in providing comprehensive and competent patient care. Provides effective interaction with patients, family members and staff, and coordinates interdepartmental patient care activities while maintaining nursing standards, and policies of department and GCH.

GCH is dedicated to providing our employees not just a job, but a career where they can grow and have their voices heard. GCH offers an extensive benefits discount including:

  • Professional Development Packages (clinical ladder, shared governance committees, & education and licensure assistance)
  • Competitive compensation, full benefits package, IPERS, and employee discounts for GCH & GCH Clinic services
  • Work/Life Balance Perks (free fitness center membership, discounted personal training, discounted meals, & EAP)
  • Wellness programs and discounts for insurance
  • Bonus incentive for Nursing staff picking up extra shifts



  • Graduate of accredited school of nursing Current license in State of Iowa
  • Current Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse license in the State of Iowa
  • Guthrie County Hospital has implemented the requirement for all employees to receive COVID-19 vaccination and booster. All religious and medical exemptions will be reviewed.

Must have or be willing to obtain within 6 months of hire:

  • Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Required for ED
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), Required for ED
  • Trauma Nursing Core Course (TNCC), Required for ED