Accountant: One full-time position available working Monday-Friday, to complete high level accounting transactions and analysis.  Responsible for general ledger month-end account reconciliations and analysis to support required journal entries.  Assists with budget preparation, external audit and analysis for all hospital/clinic departments.  Will assist and provide support as needed for the areas of accounts payable, payroll, purchasing, and accounts receivable.  Works under the direction of the CFO and will also work closely with the Revenue Cycle and Business office Teams.  Qualifications include a four-year bachelors degree in Accounting, with preference as a CPA, or 4 years experience working as a staff Accountant.

Certified Medical Assistant: One full-time position available for certified medical assistant for the medical clinic.  Responsibilities include assisting the Provider during the exam and treatment of the patient, assisting the patient after the exam to ensure understanding and compliance with Provider instructions, performing routine laboratory procedures to include collection and preparation of specimens as well as recording information in electronic medical recordkeeping system, scheduling appointments and other administrative duties.  Excellent organization, telephone, computer and communication skills a must.  Medical Assistant certification required.  Previous experience preferred.

Chief Nursing Officer:  Veterans Memorial Hospital has an opening for a Chief Nursing Officer.  The CNO provides clinical and administrative leadership to nursing and related patient care departments.  Must have a BS/BSN with a valid Iowa License.  A Master’s degree in Nursing, Health Care Administration or Business preferred.  A minimum of 5 years year’s clinical nursing practice and 3-5 years of supervisory experience is required.  Executive leadership within critical access hospital preferred.  Submit your cover letter and resume to Becca Usher at

Emergency Medical Technician/ Laboratory Assistant:  Full-time and part-time openings for the split role of EMT and Laboratory Assistant.  Job duties include variety of EMS response types maximizing EMS skills, patient sample collection, plus pre and post-analytic operations in the Lab.  Current Iowa EMT license or NREMT certification and valid driver’s license required.  Phlebotomy experience preferred. Additional training will be provided.  For more information, contact Jacob Dougherty, Paramedic, EMS Supervisor at (563)568-3411.

Paramedic or Paramedic Student:   New Starting Paramedic Wage: $23.25/hr based on experience. 

Position is eligible for IPERS, shift differential, incentivized shift opportunities, and benefit packages included based on desired FTE.  

Veterans Memorial Hospital Ambulance Service currently has one full-time, part-time or PRN Paramedic position available, based in the Emergency Department, providing pre-hospital 911 response, Paramedic Intercepts with outlying services, and Inter-facility transports. Our Paramedics provide support facility-wide including respiratory therapy duties and assistance on the medical floor. Qualifications include current Iowa Paramedic licensure and BLS or EMT licensure with intent to obtain Paramedic licensure, and a current driver’s license. Additional training may be required upon hire and will be provided. Veterans Memorial Hospital Ambulance Service is committed to sustaining relevance according to current EMS standards by possessing up-to-date equipment and by maintaining modern educational standards. Monthly formal EMS education credits are provided with paid attendance. For more information, contact Jacob Dougherty, Paramedic, EMS Supervisor at Veterans Memorial Hospital at 568-3411.

Registered Nurse: One full-time RN position available working full time, 36 hours per week, including every third weekend and either rotating shifts or working nights. Current RN licensure required.

RN-VMH Medical Clinic-Postville: One full-time position working Monday-Friday between the hours of 8am-5pm, no holidays and no weekends. Responsibilities include, but not limited to: patient triage (phone and in-person), medication refills, patient education, RN patient visits (BP checks, cardiac monitor placement, suture removals, urine drug screens, etc.), patient referrals, administration of vaccines, patient rooming, assisting providers with procedures, blood draws. Current RN licensure plus two years previous Family Medical clinic experience required.

 EMT’s and Ambulance Drivers: We have an URGENT need for Ambulance drivers and EMT’S.  If you have a desire to help your community, please call Veterans Memorial Hospital at 563-568-3411.  All shifts available.  Ambulance Driver requirements are a valid driver’s license and clean driving record.  CPR is also required and is offered at the hospital.  EMT’s have same requirements plus current EMT certification from the state of Iowa.

Veterans Memorial Hospital is a family-friendly facility with a great team atmosphere.  Exceptional salary, IPERS and full-time benefits package included.  For more information, please contact Human Resources at (563) 568-3411.  Pre-employment drug screening required. EOE.

Thank you for your interest in employment at Veterans Memorial Hospital.

As always, to apply for a position at VMH, a hard copy of the application form needs to be returned to the hospital to be considered for any position.

    Please print off the application that you can download from the link below.
    Yes, we still prefer an old-fashioned hand-written paper copy application
  1. RETURN COMPLETED FORM TO VMH  A paper copy of your application needs to be returned to the Human Resources Department at Veterans Memorial Hospital.