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Current Job Openings

Enjoy the benefits of having beautiful Glacier National Park within a short drive! Located along the scenic Rocky Mountain front and an hour north of Great Falls, Montana is Conrad. Small town community values and living at its best, Conrad offers affordable living, friendly community, and plenty of outdoor recreational opportunities.  PMC seeks caring and friendly individuals that possess a dedication to excellence, have exceptional communication skills, professional, team-oriented partners and progressive to join our dynamic team.  PMC encourages creative solutions and innovation, and respects life/work balance. 
Pondera Medical Center is more than just a hospital - We are the Home Team - We live here, our kids go to school here - many of us grew-up here, we are family, we are highly skilled and dedicated medical and support staff, that provides exceptional care - right here in Pondera County.  Our services include a dedicated emergency department, 20 acute care beds for hospital stays and rooms, surgery center, 59 bed extended care center, special care unit, rural health clinic, wellness center, cardiac rehab, home health agency, physical therapy and numerous other services to meet your daily and long-term health care needs.

As a community hospital, we thrive on our community supporting us. We recognize our responsibility to provide you with the best health care available and we are proud to report that our physicians, providers, and staff deliver on our promise every day. Please take comfort in knowing that when you or your loved one may need one of our many services, that we will be here to provide the highest quality of service that you would expect.
To apply for this opportunity, You can download an application and email the completed application to patrickj@ponderamedical.com.or fax to 406-271-3917.

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Activity Assistant

JOB SUMMARY
The Activity Assistant works cooperatively with the Activities Coordinator and Activities Manager in organizing, maintaining and conducting a program of meaningful activities, both group and individual, appropriate to the individual needs and interest of each resident.  This position is a member of the multidisciplinary team that provides services and care to residents.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

Education/Experience:  High School Diploma

 

 

C.N.A.’S- ECF (C.N.A. Training Classes Offered)
Our Extended Care facility has openings for C.N.A.’s as a vital contributor to the care of our patients.  Our C.N.A.’s perform routine personal resident care activities to promote comfort, maintain functional ability and contribute to the overall resident care program; all completed under the direction of the resident’s care plan.  We have full-time and part-time positions available.  Job Requirements: Must have current Montana License and BLS certifications-

 

Clinical Care Navigator
JOB SUMMARY:  Under the general direction and supervision of the Chief Nursing Officer the Clinical Care Navigator is responsible for clinical management of patients across the continuum. The Clinical Care Navigator will guide patients, families and caregivers to informed decision regarding care transitions/Acts as a patient advocate/case manager for hospital/clinic patients. Assist with patients returning to the community from other facilities with care transition. Applies review criteria to determine medical necessity for admission and continued stay. Provides clinically based case management, discharge planning and care coordination to facilitate the delivery of cost effective quality healthcare and assists in the identification of appropriate utilization of resources across the continuum of care. Function as a liaison for management, staff, providers, insurance companies, community organizations and other customers Participates in quality improvement and evaluation processes related to the management of patient care. REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES Education/Experience:  Current Montana RN license. Three years acute care hospital experience. Management experience preferred

 

DIET AIDE- Part-Time
Under the direction of the dietary supervisor or cook, duties include all activities required for the preparing, serving, and cleaning of patient/resident traysJob Requirements: High School Degree or equivalent.  Minimum of two years of some formal or on‑the‑job training in food preparation, cooking, and principles of sanitation and safety preferred. 

 

 

FAMILY PHYSICIAN
We have 2 opening for a Family Physician in our Rural Health Clinic.  You will be joining one Family Practice Physician, Nurse Practioner and two Physician Assistants. Duties include ER Call rotation & back-up.  Benefits include a modern, renovated clinic, excellent salary, production bonus, relocation assistance, health coverage, 30 paid days off, CME allowance, loan repayment and much more! Job Requirements: Must have a Current Montana License, Board Certified and Current Certification

 

 

STAFF PARAMEDIC
Responsible for responding to requests for ALS interventions and/or patient transfer for providing emergency medical care in the pre-hospital environment according to paramedic protocols and policies approved by the hospital and the ALS system medical director.  Performs other duties related to the provision of care and development of the community EMS system. 

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

Education/Experience:  Completion of paramedic level training required; Minimum of three years’ full‑time experience preferred as a provider of pre-hospital care in an emergency setting; .Paramedic experience in a two-tiered non-transport ALS system is preferred; full‑time experience must be within one year of date of application.

Technical Skills: 

Other qualifications/certificate/license:  Current EMT‑P registration in the state; Current certification in CPR, American Heart Association Course C or American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer; Current certification in Advanced Cardiac Life Support, Pediatric Advanced Life Support, American Heart Association; Current motor vehicle operator’s state license

 

 

 

Position Summary
The Patient Services Cashier is responsible for processing patient and insurance payments, contractual adjustments as applicable, as well as reconciling and balancing daily bank deposits in an accurate and timely manner in accordance with departmental policies and procedures.  

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Receives payments from patients and insurance companies.
  • Sort daily cash by entity for posting to individual accounts.
  • Responsible for recording insurance company payments on cash control sheets and submission of daily insurance payments and correspondence received to AR management service.
  • Responsible for daily posting of patient payments to individual accounts.
  • Responsible for daily cash reconciliation and balancing for each entity.
  • Responsible for working receipting correspondence from AR management service and helping to resolve problems.
  • Responsible for compiling EOB’s and maintain an electronic filing system of such.
  • Initiate telephone inquiries to identify payments and remittances.
  • Answers incoming calls and provides resolution or directs to the appropriate party for resolution/action. 
  • Performs various other related office tasks and duties.
  • Maintains patient confidentiality policies.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Requirements
Education:  High School Diploma
Experience:  One year of cashier experience or insurance billing experience in a healthcare organization to include healthcare insurance explanation of benefit review.
Licenses/Certifications:  none required.
Knowledge & Skills:  Knowledge to prepare cash receipt journals, prepare deposit tickets and balance cash funds, highly developed clerical skills, good problem solving and analytical abilities, dependability, flexibility, excellent computer skills to include Word, Excel, Outlook, and internet.  The ability to maintain records, balance books, and general accounting procedures, strong organizational and communication skills, ability to take initiate, work well under pressure, handle multiple tasks, detail oriented; knowledge of healthcare insurance billing procedures, collection procedures, and healthcare reimbursement, understanding of Medicare and Medicaid billing regulations.
Prefer:  Two to three years’ of cashier experience or insurance billing experience in a healthcare organization. 

 

 

HOUSEKEEPER (Posted-10-14-2014)
We have a full-time position, must work every other Saturday. The position maintains hospital, clinic and E.C.F. facilities in a clean, sanitary, orderly, and prevent healthcare-associated infection using standard cleaning procedures and chemicals.  Performs a variety of housekeeping duties that may include dusting, washing, and disinfecting furniture, fixtures, and equipment; sweeping, mopping and gathering and disposing of refuse.  JOB REQUIREMENTS:  High School Diploma or GED, Up to two months to become proficient in all aspects of the position.


JANITOR (Posted-10-14-2014)
We have a full-time position and must be able to work weekends. The position completes the following duties cleans walls, lights, fixtures, and furniture in all assigned areas of the hospital to maintain an aseptic environment and prevent healthcare-associated infection using standard cleaning procedures and chemicals. May be required to help lift or move equipment or furniture.  Operates power waxer and floor scrubber.  JOB REQUIREMENTS: High School Diploma or GED, Up to two months to become proficient in all aspects of the position

 

 

R.N. or L.P.N- Extended Care Facility- **New Grads are encouraged to apply**
JOB DESCRIPTION:
Manages individualized, goal-directed nursing care through use of the nursing process and the principles of primary nursing in accordance with departmental and hospital policies and procedures.  Supervises and participates in the activities of the Extended Care Department to assure the deliverance of quality care, promotion of comfort, maintenance of functional abilities and respect for resident’s dignity.
Job Requirements: Current state licensure. Attends continuing education programs in order to maintain licensure, CPR Certification

 


R.N. - Home Health- Part- Time
JOB DESCRIPTION:
Our home health department is looking for a Registered Nurse and under the general supervision of HH nurse manager, performs diversified clinical duties by providing skilled nursing   care to acutely or chronically ill patients in their homes. JOB REQUIREMENTS: Equivalent to a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing; Two years’ acute care nursing experience is required. Must possess current state nursing license and current CPR certification.  Must have current MT state driver’s license and a personal vehicle in good working order.

 

Title:  Restorative Nurse/Educ.Coord/Supervisor

JOB SUMMARY
Under the general direction and supervision of the Director of Nursing, Extended Care, coordinates and performs special projects, implements new initiatives, analyzes department needs, creates and monitors statistical reports for compliance with various reporting requirements. Acts as liaison/advocate for patients/residents.  Supervises and participates in the activities of the Extended Care Department to assure the deliverance of quality care, promotion of comfort, maintenance of functional abilities and respect for resident’s dignity.  Will also facilitate the CNA/Mentor Program, offers educational in services and performs skills teaching to nursing staff and CNAs

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

Education/Experience:  Current Registered Nurse license. Attends continuing education programs in order to maintain licensure .Demonstrated proficiency in nursing, knowledge and skills

Technical Skills:  Excellent communication, problem-solving skills.  Must be able to plan and direct work of others, demonstrate and teach technical and clinical competency, follow policies and procedures. Must have physical ability to assist is lifting, transferring, positioning patients, and physical agility to quickly respond to accommodate unexpected resident safety needs and medical emergencies. Must have visual and auditory ability to observe daily living needs of residents to provide quality care.

 


 

   

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