Job Openings

How to apply

Applications may be picked up at the hospital registration desk, the human resources office or downloaded here. Applications and resumes may be submitted to Mitzi.Bowman@psmedicalcenter.org or faxed to 970.731.0907. Pagosa Springs Medical Center is an EEO employer.

 

Current Openings

*Medical Assistant

The MA assists the Provider in delivering high quality patient care.  Accurately document all necessary information within the patient’s chart.  Perform in-house lab tests, EKG’s, and assist with basic procedures.  Administer and document medications and vaccinations appropriately.  Follow-up with all outstanding patient orders and referrals.

 

*Registered Nurse First Assistant

The RNFA functions as the assistant to the operating surgeon during the operative procedure and provides comprehensive nursing management and care during the perioperative phase. Must have current Colorado RN license with a minimum of three years of perioperative nursing experience in both scrub and circulating role, CNOR certified, must have completed a Competency and Credentialing Institute(CCI) RNFA program that meets the criteria set out in the AORN Standards for the RN First Assistant Education programs, and must be able to apply principles of asepsis  and infection control. Must have knowledge of surgical anatomy, physiology, and operative technique relative to operative procedures. BLS required. ACLS preferred.

 

*Sterile Processing Tech

The Tech assists to assure operating suite is adequately prepared for procedure.  Monitors PAR level of all surgical instruments and supplies.  Cleans and sterilizes all surgical instruments.  Participates in departmental staff meetings and performance improvement activities. Would prefer CRCST (Certified Registered Central Service Technician) certification.

 

*Biomed Engineer Technician

The Biomed Engineer Technician performs duties assigned in accordance with current policies and procedures.  These duties include performing preventive maintenance, safety test, incoming inspection, installation, troubleshooting, repair, calibration and documentation to assigned patient care equipment. Must have a Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering Technology and additional vendor certifications preferred. Must have at least 2 years experience as a Biomedical Technician, knowledge of inventory management, equipment maintenance, tracking and documentation of equipment, Bio-med software management, and policy and procedure development.

 

*Lab Manager

The Lab Manager plans, manages and supervises the activities of the laboratory and performs technical analytical procedures requiring knowledge and techniques in areas such as hematology, chemistry, special chemistry, microbiology, blood bank, serology, urinalysis, coagulation and phlebotomy as ordered by the physician. Manages laboratory Quality including, without limitation, participation in Quality programs, documentation and compilation of statistics, appropriate Quality manuals, and evaluation of control tests. Performs routine maintenance and troubleshooting for laboratory instrumentation.   Must be able to oversee the work of others and make fair judgment about work skills and behaviors. Trains or supervises the training of others. Manages the overall lab operation; develops policies and procedures to ensure compliance, safety, security, quality and accuracy of results; designs and performs test procedures; analyzes requests for tests and equipment; performs and documents performance improvement projects; participates in proficiency program and submits results timely; handles administrative and management matters; prepares (subject to approval) and manages the lab budget including cost containment plans. Manages work load including possible coverage of the bench. Works collaboratively with management team and meets organization-wide goals.

 

*Clinic Float RN

The Clinic RN assist the Provider in delivering high quality patient care.  Accurately document all necessary information within the patient’s chart.  Perform in-house lab tests, EKG’s, and assist with basic procedures.  Administer and document medications and vaccinations appropriately.  Follow-up with all outstanding patient orders, referrals, and prior authorizations. 

 

*Discharge Clerk

The Clerk performs a variety of clerical tasks related to patient discharge processes. Fills out discharge paperwork this may include use of computer programs and applications, ensuring proper documentation of patient activities, setup follow-up visit if required and collect payments. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Strong customer service aptitude is required.

 

*Certified Surgical Technologist

The Surgical Technologist will work directly with the surgeon and the circulating registered   nurse.   Assists surgeon during gastroenterology endoscopy, operative and invasive procedures with a working knowledge of sterile and aseptic technique. Assures operating suite is adequately prepared and maintained for procedures.  Monitors inventory of surgical instruments and supplies.  Cleans, reprocesses and sterilizes surgical instruments.  Participates in departmental staff meetings and performance improvement activities.

 

*Clinic RN 

The Clinic RN assists in delivering high quality care to our patients.  The Clinic RN will handle a variety of nursing tasks including, without limitation, the following:  triage patients; accurately document within the patient’s chart; perform in-house lab tests and EKGs; assist with procedures as appropriate; administer and document medications and vaccinations; coordinate patient orders and referrals.

 

*Housekeeper

The Housekeeper will maintain and implement a clean, safe and positive patient care work environment.  Must be willing to work nights and weekends.  This is a fulltime position.  

 

*Certified Medical Technologist

The Medical Tech will perform technical analytical procedures requiring knowledge and techniques in areas such as hematology, chemistry, special chemistry, microbiology, blood bank, serology, urinalysis, coagulation and phlebotomy as ordered by the physician. Performs routine maintenance and troubleshooting for laboratory instrumentation. Performs, records and participates in evaluation of Quality Control for tests conducted.

 

*Psychiatrist

Pagosa Springs Medical Center (PSMC) has an opportunity available for a full-time or part-time Psychiatrist to join our expanding Behavioral Health Department and lead our two licensed behavioral health practitioners. Duties will include mainly outpatient clinical patients, but may include consultation on inpatient cases at times. Candidates must be able to provide both acute and chronic psychiatric medication management to patients of all ages and comfortable referring patients out for counseling. Integrative care experience preferred.

Position Highlights:

  • Successful candidate would lead our Behavioral Health Department – currently consisting of two licensed counselors
  • A comprehensive benefits package including life, medical, dental and vision insurance for full-time employees, plus a 401(a) retirement plan with a 6% company match, subject to an initial vesting period, and an optional 457 deferred compensation plan available
  • Malpractice insurance is covered by the facility
  • Starting work bonus of $10,000 payable after relocation and two weeks after starting work for full time provider
  • CME allowance of $6,000 annually (gross and subject to taxes) for full-time providers
  • Up to one week CME leave per year for full-time providers
  • 5.5 weeks of PTO per year (this includes holidays) for full-time providers

PSMC is a progressive, patient centered facility, which opened its doors in 2008.  The hospital is licensed for 11 beds and has Board Certified physicians caring for patients via our level IV trauma center. Other services include surgery, orthopedics, women’s health, imaging including CT and MRI, lab services, emergency medical services and infusion. Our Rural Health Clinic currently has  a newly constructed addition with 32 exam rooms, housing both Family Medicine and Internal Medicine along with other specialists including, Behavioral Health, Gastroenterology, Cardiovascular, General and Orthopedic Surgeons for a truly integrated approach. In early 2018, PSMC is launching a limited Oncology program.

We are located in beautiful Pagosa Springs in Southwestern Colorado, just one hour East of Durango. Pagosa Springs is a small, charming mountain town surrounded by the San Juan National Forest and a multitude of outdoor activities like skiing, hiking, biking, fishing, rafting, ATV trails and horseback riding to keep you healthy and young at heart.

For more information about our organization, please contact Diane Levison at 970-507-3826 or via email diane.levison@psmedicalcenter.org

 

* Full-time Nurse Practitioner with Oncology Medicine Sub-Specialty Experience

Pagosa Springs Medical Center (PSMC) has an opportunity available for a full-time Nurse Practitioner with Oncology Subspecialty experience. Duties will include management of various part-time Subspecialists’ patients, including Oncology, Cardiology, and Gastroenterology in the outpatient setting and supporting these patients in-between Specialist visits. The work week could be a four day, ten hour schedule or a regular five day, eight hour schedule, allowing for a perfect work/life balance. Comprehensive benefits package offered includes medical, dental, vision and life insurance, and a 401(a) retirement plan with a 6% company match subject to an initial vesting period.

PSMC is a progressive, patient centered facility, which opened its doors in 2008.  The hospital is licensed for 11 beds and has Board Certified physicians caring for patients via our level IV trauma center. Other services include surgery, orthopedics, women’s health, imaging including CT and MRI, lab services, emergency medical services and infusion. Our Rural Health Clinic currently has  a newly constructed addition with 32 exam rooms, housing both Family Medicine and Internal Medicine along with other specialists including, Behavioral Health, Gastroenterology, Cardiovascular, General and Orthopedic Surgeons for a truly integrated approach. In early 2018, PSMC is launching a limited Oncology program.

We are located in beautiful Pagosa Springs in Southwestern Colorado, just one hour East of Durango. Pagosa Springs is a small, charming mountain town surrounded by the San Juan National Forest and a multitude of outdoor activities like skiing, hiking, biking, rafting, and horseback riding to keep you healthy and young at heart. For more information, call Diane Levison at 970-507-3826 or email your CV to diane.levison@psmedicalcenter.org  You may also visit us online at http://pagosaspringsmedicalcenter.org/

This facility offers:

  • A comprehensive benefits package including life, medical, dental and vision insurance, plus a 401(a) retirement plan with a 6% company match, subject to an initial vesting period, and an optional 457 deferred compensation plan available.
  • Malpractice insurance is covered by the facility
  • Starting work bonus of $10,000 payable after relocation and two weeks after starting work for full-time provider
  • CME bonus of $6,000 annually (gross and subject to taxes) for full-time providers
  • Up to one week CME leave per year for full-time providers
  • 5.5 weeks of PTO per year (this includes holidays) for full-time providers

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*Patient Account Rep PRN

The Rep follows up on assigned accounts after claim submission.  Responsible for accurately and timely collection of claims billed to third-party payers as both primary, secondary, tertiary, etc.  Required to maintain  individual AR at the departmental goal as well as other departmental goals:  Cash Collections, AR Days.

 

*MRI Technologist PRN

The MRI Technologist will support the mission and values of PSMC. Under the direct supervision of the Radiology Manager, the MR Technologist performs diagnostic imaging to assist in a diagnosis of disease and injuries.  The MRI tech must always ensure the safety of him or herself, along with patients, patients’ family members and other medical personnel.  The MRI Technologist works effectively with patients and patients’ families and maintains a cooperative relationship with interdepartmental personnel. MRI technologists interpret a physician’s instructions, explain MRI procedures to patients, and select software and imaging parameters.

 

*X-ray/CT Technologist PRN

The CT/X-ray Technologist will support the mission and values of PSMC.  Under the direct supervision of the Diagnostic Imaging Manager, the CT/X-ray Technologist performs radiographic imaging to assist in a diagnosis of disease and injuries. Along with imaging, the technologist will assist the Radiologist with biopsies and other procedures as needed.   The CT/X-ray Technologist works effectively with patients and patients’ families and maintains a cooperative relationship with interdepartmental personnel.

 

*PRN RN OR Circulator

Perioperative Operating Room RN to be responsible for the safe, effective and quality patient-family centered care in the operating room, gastroenterology suite and other areas of surgical services for all patient populations. BLS/ACLS required, CNOR/CRNFA preferred, 5+ years of operating room circulator and scrub experience preferred, knowledge of Cerner Community Works electronic health record a plus.

 

* PRN Occupational Therapist

The Occupational Therapist will provide rehabilitative services to patients.  Occupational Therapy license is required.

 

* PRN Ultrasound Tech

The Ultrasound Technologist performs ultrasonic diagnostic procedures, e.g., echocardiograms, abdominal and pelvic sonograms, for patients as ordered.  Selects appropriate transducer, depending upon depth of field, organ to be identified, etc. Conducts scanning procedures using ultrasound equipment.  Assists physician in such procedures as needle biopsies, amniocentesis, renal biopsies, etc.

 

How to apply

Applications may be picked up at the hospital registration desk, the human resources office or downloaded here. Applications and resumes may be submitted to Mitzi.Bowman@psmedicalcenter.org or faxed to 970.731.0907. Pagosa Springs Medical Center is an EEO employer.