Career Opportunities


Become a team member in a nationally recognized and growing rural healthcare system. Our progressive rural medical practice consists of an integrated hospital/clinic with surgical, rehab, imaging, diagnostic, emergency and birthing services. In addition: visiting nurses, fitness center, business health, assisted living facility, long-term care center, home medical equipment store, eye center, diabetes education and six satellite clinics.

Positions Available at West River Health Services [Apply for employment online]

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Cook and/or Food Service Worker - PT/FT

Positions available for 24-36 hours per week. Provides service to patients and to staff and guests in the cafeteria. The hours are 5:30am to 2:00pm and 11:00am to 7:30pm rotating shifts. Every third weekend and Holidays required with weekend shift hours slightly different from weekends.

Patient Accounts Representative - FT

There is an immediate opening for a Full Time Patient Accounts Representative. This individual would coordinate the processing of clinic and hospital accounts, ensuring that transactions are properly reflected on all accounts. This includes insurance claim submission as well as claim denial management for commercial insurance and Medicare/Medicaid claims. Preference given to someone with 3 or more years of experience.

Business Office Coordinator - FT

The qualified individual will oversee all function of the Business Office including but not limited to the scheduling, switchboard, receptionist and registration functions. This position also evaluates staffing needs and produces monthly schedules, assures that patient hospital charges are input in a timely and accurate manner and compiles report and statistics as needed. The core hours for this position are Monday thru Friday from 7am to 4pm. When needed this individual may need to cover night clinic and weekend shifts. This individual must have excellent computer skills, enjoy a fast paced environment and have excellent verbal/written communication skills.

DP (Data Processing) Specialist - FT

Responsibilties: (including, but not limited to)
  • Accurate posting of all clinic payments and adjustments to ensure appropriate payment capture
  • Balance actual posting with deposit logs
  • Coordinate the processing of electronic payment upload for Medicare and Blue Cross

Education: High school diploma or equivalent required

EMS Manager - FT

WRHS has a full time position of 80 hours as a EMS manager to do duties as a manager of the department. Will need to take at least one weekend of call a month and  be able to be flexible with hours and available day time hours of operation during the week. Please call 701-567-6015 if interested in hearing more about this opportunity.   

Respiratory Therapist - FT

Full – time Respiratory Therapist position at West River health Services -4 year Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Therapy , Registered or Registry eligible required.

Willingness to train to all modalities of Respiratory Care, excellent opportunity to learn and develop skills.

Competitive wages, good benefits. Positive working environment., with support of medical and nursing staff.

Looking to fill position by June 2017. Please call if interested in position and would like to hear more about this opportrunity. Please call 701-567-6015 or email

Hospital RN - FT/PT

West River Health Services has current openings for Registered Nurse(s) in the hospital. The selected individual will work with physicians and Chief Nurse Officer in providing quality patient care. Qualified candidate must have a current RN license.

Medical Technologist- FT

This person would be responsible for quality laboratory results in an efficient and timely manner according to written procedures. 
Responsibilities include: (but not limited to)
  • Collect Specimens
  • Perform Veinipunctures
  • Perform Capillary sticks and Arterials.

Must have a B.S degree in Medical Technology/ Clinical Laboratory Science. Must be registered by the American Society of Clinical Pathologist, Equivalent, or eligible. Must be Licensed by the ND Board of Clinical Laboratory Practice. This is a 40 hour a week position with rotating shifts of nights, weekends, on call and Holidays.

Speech Pathologist/Therapist - PT/FT

This individual is responsible for the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of speech therapy. Provides patient care when indiciated at his/her discretion. Ensures quality patient care and patient satisfaction. Will organize and administer his/her job function and programs. Possibility of a part time position or a full time position.
Qualifacations: Has graduated with a master's degree in Speech Pathology. Has fulfilled all requirements for receipt of Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech Pathology (CCC-SP) including satisfactory completion of Clinical Fellowship Year, approval of membership application by the American Speech and hearing Association (ASHA), and passing the ASHA exam. Meets requirements in ND and SD Century Code for licensure and Standard of Practice.

Staff Pharmacist- PT/FT

Responsiblities: (including, but not limited to)

  • Dispense routine, STAT and emergency medications to nursing units in a timely manner.
  • Provide medication delivery services, patient and staff education and to assist in the day to day operations of the Pharmacy Department.
  • Would maintain adequate inventories of controlled substances in the Pharmacy and on the nursing units.
  • Assesses medication usage, patterns and ordering quanities adequate to meet demands and prevent shortages and outs. 
  • Sets priorities and maintains flexibility in order to assure that all daily tasks are completed accurately.

    Possibility of PT or FT. This position is 7:00am to 5:00pm. Rotating shifts every other Saturday, being closed Sundays and Holidays with no formal call. Would prefer EHR Build experience or willingness to learn other computer programs

RN - Surgery Manager - FT

This position is for an RN to act as surgery manager. Duties include the responsibility to hire personnel according to unit needs, direct and evaluate personnel, creating and using a department budget, being familiar with all equipment and ensuring that is is operating correctly, monitoring and evaluating client care through QI programs and complaints, and attend meetings and education sessions. This position will also take call and do RN surgical duties as needed.


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 Positions Available at Western Horizons Living Centers [Apply for employment online]

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Western Horizons Care Center - CNA - FT/PT or SUPP

Western Horizons Care Center - CNA - FT/PT or SUPP

This position is with the new Western Horizons Care Center. The individual will assist the nursing staff with caring for residents at the facility. Some duties include transport, bathe, and dress and assist residents with daily grooming tasks. Addition tasks will include assisting with meals and making beds. The applicant need to communicate well and work well with both the residents, families and other staff members.

If interested fill out an application online or contact:

Human Resource Department
Tera Fried
West River Health Services
1000 Highway 12
Hettinger, North Dakota 58639
(701) 567-6207
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

LPN or RN/Unit Manager/MDS - FT

This individual will develop, maintain and complete the resident assessment in accordance with regulations and facility policies. The qualified candidate will provide an ongoing objective evaluation of the important aspects of patients’ care through; reviewing the charts, interviewing residents and working with nurses and physicians. This position reports to the Director of Nursing and this individual must have a current RN license. Experience in working with MDS’s is preferred; however, training will be available. The hours will be primarily M-F 8-5pm and may have some call responsibility when needed.


Human Resource Department
Tera Fried
West River Health Services
1000 Highway 12
Hettinger, North Dakota 58639
(701) 567-6205

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Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer