Available Employment Opportunities

  • Respiratory Therapist


    Pioneer Memorial Hospital in Heppner is seeking a part-time Respiratory Therapist. Competitive wage and excellent work environment. For more information, contact HR Manager Patti Allstott, 541-676-2949. Applications are available to the right or at the hospital’s Patient Business Office, or by calling 541-676-2949. Pre-employment background check and drug screen required.  Morrow County Health District is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

    Respiratory Therapist

    Reports To: CEO
    Department: Respiratory Therapy
    Classification: Non-Union
    Date: April 11,2016 Revised: N/A

    Job Summary

    This position provides direct patient care in all aspects of respiratory therapy. This includes diagnostic testing, patient evaluation and assessment, and administration of therapeutic respiratory therapy. Other duties involve other regular activities such as scheduling patients, patient follow-up, supply management and troubleshooting equipment. The Respiratory Therapist works under the direction of the ordering or supervising physician and reports to the CEO.

    Essential Functions

    • Respiratory medication administration and education
    • Physical assessment
    • Arterial blood gas punctures/specimen collections
    • Set-up and management of both invasive and non-invasive ventilation
    • Bronchial hygiene therapy
    • Pulmonary function testing
    • Oxygen therapy assessment and management including overnight oximetry.
    • Cardiac event monitor set-ups and daily monitoring for reports.
    • Holter monitor set-ups and uploading information to be scored and interpreted
    • Cardiac stress testing
    • Electrocardiography
    • Sputum collections

    Other Department-related functions:

    • Effective communication with the medical team
    • Thorough documentation for procedures performed.
    • Assisting other departments as needed
    • Participation in traumas
    • Outpatient scheduling
    • Patient follow-up

    Additional Responsibilities

    1. Accepts assignment as needed to provide necessary care for all patients.
    2. Communicates suggestions and concerns to appropriate staff.
    3. Performs other duties as assigned.

    Education and Experience

    • Must possess a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) credential
    • Active state of Oregon Respiratory Care Practitioner license.
    • Current Basic Life Support Provider (BLS)
    • Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
    • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
    • Neonatal Resuscitation Provider (NRP) – Optional

    Working Conditions

    1. Sitting, standing, bending, lifting and moving residents/patients throughout the shift.
    2. Willingness to work beyond normal working hours, and in other positions temporarily as assigned.
    3. Subject to falls, infectious diseases, substances, odors, hostile and emotionally upset residents/patients and family members, etc. throughout the workday.
  • Patient Account Representative


    Morrow County Health District has a full-time opening for a Patient Account Representative at Pioneer Memorial Hospital in Heppner. Duties include answering multi-line phones, customer service at front window, all admitting functions, working patient accounts receivable, utilizing Electronic Medical Record System, preparing and submitting claims for payment, maintaining data for reports, perform opening and closing duties of the office. Prior medical office experience, especially Electronic Medical Record and billing process preferred. Starting wage range from $15.69 to $16.78 DOQ. Excellent benefits package. Background check and drug screen required. For more information contact Patti Allstott, 541-676-2949. Applications are available thru the link on this page. MCHD is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

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Download the Application

Completed applications can be submitted in the following ways:
  • Emailpattia@mocohd.org
  • Fax(541) 676-2901 – Attn: HR
  • Drop off at any Morrow County Health District location
  • Mail to the attention of HR

Morrow County Health District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Area Information

Information concerning the area can be found at the following websites:

Heppner Chamber of Commercewww.Heppnerchamber.com
Morrow Countywww.morrowcountyoregon.com
Morrow County School Districtwww.morrow.k12.or.us
Morrow County Tourism – www.morrowcountytourism.net