Employment Opportunities

Employment Application available at bottom of this page.


Morrow County Health District is seeking candidates for its CEO/Administrator position.  This is the chief administrative position for the District, which consists of a 21-bed Critical Access Hospital; 2 Rural Health Clinics which are certified as Tier III Patient Centered Primary Care Homes; an Ambulance Service; and Home Health and Hospice Services.  The District also provides administrative oversight for a local Assisted Living Facility.  The successful candidate must reside in the county.

Benefits include paid family medical and dental insurance, life, ADD coverage, long-term disability, paid vacation, sick, holidays, paid retirement as well as self-funded options that are helpful for tax planning; air and ground ambulance memberships, Employee Assistance Program, moving relocation allowance.  

District headquarters are located in Heppner, Oregon, a small, family-friendly town with excellent schools, a nice 9-hole golf course and year-round outdoor recreation close by.  The Blue Mountains are just 30 minutes south of town, while the Columbia River is an hour’s drive north.  Fishing, bird and big game hunting, biking, hiking, and water and snow sports provide something for everyone.

For more information, please see these additional websites: 

Morrow County - www.morrowcountyoregon.com 
City of Heppner - www.cityofheppner.com 
Morrow County School District - www.morrow.k12.or.us

Resumes can be submitted to: recruiting@mocohd.org

For additional position information, please contact HR Manager Patti Allstott, pattia@mocohd.org, 541-676-2949.

Full-Time Family Practice Physician

Morrow County Health District, a community focused health care provider, is seeking a Family Practice Physician to join its organization.  The Physician’s principal responsibilities will be primary care clinic services at Pioneer Memorial Clinic in Heppner with scheduled Emergency Room call and inpatient coverage at Pioneer Memorial Hospital.  Emergency Room and inpatient coverage may be taken from home and would be equally shared by three other providers.  Deliveries are not performed at Pioneer Memorial Hospital so OB skills are not required for this position.  Minor procedures may be performed at Pioneer Memorial Hospital or Pioneer Memorial Clinic, depending on the provider’s preference, expertise and comfort level. 

Pioneer Memorial Clinic is a certified Rural Health Clinic/Patient Centered Primary Care Home and is NHSC certified for its loan repayment program.  Provider schedule allows for quality time to spend with each patient. 

Position offers competitive wage, generous paid time off, paid family medical, vision and dental insurance, life, accident death and dismemberment insurance, District paid retirement as well as attractive self-funded retirement options for tax purposes, 11 paid holidays per year, CME allowance, Employee Assistance Program, ground and air ambulance membership, paid license, DEA certification, board certification and liability insurance premium.

Heppner is a friendly, family-oriented community with excellent schools and is located in a prime outdoor recreation area with the Blue Mountains 20 minutes to the south, the Columbia River an hour north, and a nice 9-hole golf course on the edge of town.  Heppner is 3 hours from Portland, 45 minutes from Hermiston and 90 minutes from the Tri Cities, WA.  The area offers scenic county parks, biking, hiking, camping, fishing, and bird and big game hunting.  Four distinct seasons also allow for snow sports including snowmobiling and cross country skiing.

Anticipated start date is August 1st, but can be flexible depending on candidate’s schedule.

For more information, please contact Human Resources Manager Patti Allstott at pattia@mocohd.org, 541-676-2949. 

Additional information concerning the area can be found at the following websites:

Heppner Chamber of Commerce - www.Heppnerchamber.com
Morrow County - www.morrowcountyoregon.com
Morrow County School District - www.morrow.k12.or.us/


Part-Time Receptionist

Morrow County Health District is accepting applications for a part-time receptionist to fill in at Pioneer Memorial Hospital and Clinic in Heppner and Irrigon Medical Clinic in Irrigon.  Job duties include providing excellent customer service, answering multi-line telephones, admitting, scheduling appointments, processing medical records requests, and charge entry for patient accounts.  Background check and drug screen required. For more information, contact Elizabeth Peterson at 541-676-2914 or Star Roth at 541-676-2902.  MCHD is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

The District Employment application requires Adobe Reader installed on your computer. You can download Adobe Reader at http://www.adobe.com

To fill out the application electronically, save the application to your computer first.  Then open the application saved to your computer prior to filling out the form.  There have been issues where applications missing information due to the form being filled out then saved to the computer.  

Once your application has been filled out, you can submit it one of the following methods listed below.

Completed applications can be submitted the following ways:

  • Email - pattia@mocohd.org

  • Fax - 541-676-2901 - Attn:  HR

  • Drop off at any Morrow County Health District location

  • Mail

Morrow County Health District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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