Careers

Washington County Hospital employees share a commitment to provide a compassionate, healing environment for the people we serve: patients, families and visitors. We are committed to providing competitive salaries and outstanding benefits. Join our team and enjoy a great work environment with a competitive salary commensurate with experience. Part Time positions earn holiday pay on holidays worked.

• Did you know that when you work for Washington County Hospital you may be eligible for student loan forgiveness?

• WCH is an approved employer for participation in the Federal Public Service Loan Forgiveness program. This program forgives the remaining balance on Direct Loans after making 120 qualifying payments in the accepted income-driven repayment plans.

• If you have qualifying loans and work full-time you can participate in this program. For information on what PSLF is you can check out the Federal Student Aid website:
https://studentaid.gov/manage-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/public-service

Available Positions

PositionFT/PT/PRN Job SummarySchedule
Housekeeping PTPerforms routine cleaning and disinfecting in all areas of the hospital. Supports delivery of care by maintaining defined sanitation standards and providing general customer service to patients and visitorsVaries
Speech Language PathologistFTThe Speech Language Pathologist is responsible for providing speech, language, and swallowing diagnostic and therapeutic techniques in accordance with state American Speech and Hearing Association, federal laws, regulations, and standards of practice.
Education: Master's Degree in Speech Language Pathology from an accredited college or university.
Experience: Six months to one year experience in healthcare. New graduates are considered to have met this requirement.
Licenses: Valid Illinois Speech Language Pathologist
Days
Patient Access RepresentativeFTResponsible for timely and accurate patient registration resulting in seamless hand off to all clinical departments within the facility. The Patient Access Representative interviews the patient, obtains and records applicable demographic and financial information, ensures insurance eligibility, calculates and collects patient portion at time of service. Additional responsibilities include: accepting patient account payments, balancing the daily cash deposit, posting cash, charges, and adjustments, answering telephone calls, and other duties as assigned.
Days
Materials Management ClerkFTAssists the Materials Manager with ordering, verification and distribution of supplies to all departments and maintaining accurate supply inventoryDays
Advanced Nurse Practitioner/Physician AssistantPRNProvides primary care services to patients and fulfills responsibility for patients under the supervision of the Medical Director Physician. Functions within the scope of practice defined by the State of Illinois and further defined by the Medical Staff by-laws of WCH

Education: Master’s Degree
Experience: 2 years of experience working as an APN is preferred.
Licenses: Illinois Licensure
Certifications: BLS for Healthcare Providers

Days
Radiology Technologist FT Performs routine radiology and computer tomography exams according to procedures. Radiology Technologist may also perform a variety of general clerical duties to support the diagnostic imaging department, including receptionist and secretarial support, admission activities and order entry. The evening shift may also perform registration duties as well as some patient care. Nights- 12 hours shifts
LPN/CMA/MOA- Rural Health ClinicFT or PTThis position is responsible for administrative tasks at Washington County Rural Health Clinics. Interacts with patients to assist in rooming, required communication, and preparation for visit with providers. This role assists providers as instructed.Days
Network SpecialistFTThe Network Specialist will need a broad background in network management, hardware and software deployment/support and network security. Responsible for supporting systems so that Washington County Hospital staff and providers have the tools they need to provide the very best care to patients.

Education: Bachelor Degree in related field is preferred.
Experience: 5 years of experience and expert level working knowledge of network infrastructure, operating systems, hardware and software.
Days
System AdministratorFTProvides system administration functions and supports the management of the Information Systems of Washington County Hospital.

Education: Associates Degree in related field is preferred
Experience: 3 years of experience and expert level working knowledge of network infrastructure, operating systems, hardware and software.

Days
Physical TherapistFT & PRNThe Physical Therapist is responsible for thoroughly evaluating patients and initiating physical therapy under the direction of a physician. The therapist sets goals and a plan of treatment in order to return the patient to the highest level of function possible. The physical therapist assumes the role of leader, educator, caregiver, and supervisor in the provision of therapy for patients. Is responsible for meeting established standards of Physical Therapist practice.Days
RN Emergency RoomFT & PRNUnder direct supervision the registered nurse will fulfill a variety of job duties. ... Other RN job functions include performing diagnostic tests and analyzing results, administering medications, operating medical equipment, recording patients' symptoms and medical histories, and assisting with patient rehabilitation and follow-up. Is responsible for meeting the established Standards of Nursing Practice. Nights
RN Medical Surgical FT Nights
PRN Days/Nights

Under direct supervision the registered nurse will fulfill a variety of job duties. Other RN job functions include performing diagnostic tests and analyzing results, administering medications, operating medical equipment, recording patients' symptoms and medical histories, and assisting with patient rehabilitation and follow-up. Is responsible for meeting the established Standards of Nursing PracticeNights FT
PRN Days/Nights
LPN Supportive Care FT,PT & PRNPerforms the primary functions of a LPN under the supervision of an RN by effectively using basic nursing knowledge, judgment and skills to care for patients in the department during his/her shift is responsible for meeting the established Standards of Nursing Practice and The Practice Act, by providing appropriate care to all assigned patientsDays-PT
Nights-FT
CNA
Supportive Care Unit
FT/PT & PRNUnder direct supervision the certified nursing assistant will perform a variety of direct patient care tasks. The certified nursing assistant assists other members of the healthcare team in delivering quality nursing care to patients and residents. The CNA works under the direction of a nurse manager or the assigned RN/LPN on duty. Days, Evenings, & Nights
CNA
Medical/Surgical
FT & PTUnder direct supervision the certified nursing assistant will perform a variety of direct patient care tasks. The certified nursing assistant assists other members of the healthcare team in delivering quality nursing care to patients and residents. The CNA works under the direction of a nurse manager or the assigned RN/LPN on duty. Days
Activity AidePT Under direct supervision of the Activity Coordinator, the Activity Aide implements meaningful therapeutic and recreational activities for residents in the Supportive Care unit.Days
Dietary AideFT & PRNAssists in preparation of meals for patients, residents, guests, staff, and
special functions according to standards set up by the Registered Dietician and Food Services Manager
Varies

How to Apply

Submit Your Resume To:
Washington County Hospital
Human Resources
705 South Grand Ave
Nashville, IL 62263
Phone: 618-327-2204
Fax: 618-327-2209

Email: hr@washingtoncountyhospital.org

Washington County Hospital is committed to providing the highest quality healthcare available. Therefore, we are drug free work environment. Mandatory drug testing is an important part of our pre-employment physical exam. Washington County Hospital is a smoke and tobacco free facility. This includes parking lots, hospital grounds, and personal vehicles on hospital property.

Washington County Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer.