Nursing

Open Positions:  
Med Surg
Med Surg/New Grad
Birth Center RN
Emergency Department RN
ICU RN
Home Health RN (full and part time)

MRCH requires post offer pre-employment drug and alcohol screening.

Mad River Community Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Applications are available from the HR Department located in the Shaw Medical Pavilion at 3800 Janes Road, Arcata, CA 95521, or apply online. 

Med/Surg (Full Time/Part Time/Per Diem) Is responsible for the continual assessment of the patient, taking into consideration the data collected by other members of the healthcare team. RN is responsible for the development of patient's plan of care to include preparation for the patient's discharge and required patient/family education. Also responsible to provide leadership for the nursing patient care team and collaborate with departments. Must possess a current CA license, BLS and meets all specific department requirements. Previous acute care experience preferred.

Med/Surg (New Grad) - Is responsible for the continual assessment of the patient, taking into consideration the data collected by other members of the healthcare team. RN is responsible for the development of patient's plan of care to include preparation for the patient's discharge and required patient/family education. Also responsible to provide leadership for the nursing patient care team and collaborate with departments. Must possess a current CA license, BLS and meets all specific department requirements. Previous acute care experience preferred.

Emergency Dept. RN (Full Time) - The Registered Nurse is responsible for the assessment and reassessment of the patient, taking into consideration the data collected by other members of the healthcare team. The Registered Nurse is responsible for the development of the patients discharge and required patient/family education. Responsbile to provide leadership for the nursing patient care team and collaborate with departments. Possesses current ACLS and PALS certifications and/or obtains certifications within six (6) months of hire.

Birth Center RN (full time/part time/per diem) - Located in beautiful and temperate rural coastal California, our Level I community hospital has 2 triage rooms, 3 LDRPs and 4 postpartum rooms for mother/baby couplet care. Our Birth Center is low tech and high touch with a low epidural rate and even lower C/S rate. We staff 1:1 for labor clientele who prefer Doppler to continuous EFM. We promote rooming-in, breastfeeding and the golden hour even for patients with surgical deliveries. The best fit RN has a gentle touch but with keen situational awareness and proportionate response.  Our providers are a mix of licensed midwives, certified nurse-midwives, FP, DO and ObGyn. All of this adds up to a much sought after comfortable, charming, family-centered atmosphere adored by staff and patients. Also accepting applications from new grads.

ICU RN (full time/part time/per diem) - The Registered Nurse is responsible for the assessment and reassessment of the patient, taking into consideration the data collected by other members of the healthcare team.  The Registered Nurse is responsible for the development of the patient’s discharge and required patient/family education. Responsible to provide leadership for the nursing patient care team and collaborate with departments. Possesses current ACLS and PALS certifications and/or obtains certifications within six (6) months of hire.  Must demonstrate competency in EKG/Rhythm strip interpretation.  Previous Critical Care experience preferred.  CCRN preferred.

Home Health RN (full and part time) - The Home Health Registered Nurse has strong clinical skills and is able to act independently within the standards of care for the Home Health Service. Under supervision, he/she provides a wide range of clinical services including health assessment, teaching, medication review, treatments, and counseling in the home. Home visits are made for specific purposes in the homes of patients whose physician request services according to a plan of treatment. The nursing process is the framework utilized. Goals are set and outcomes are measured based on the comprehensive tool known as the OASIS. The nurse encourages both patient and family involvement and fosters independence. Plans of Treatment may involve the entire interdisciplinary team. (RN, PT, OT, ST, MSW, CHHA) Home Health supports community involvement including referrals to agencies that support patients to remain safely at home. POSITION QUALIFICATIONS: Current license as a Registered Nurse in California, current BLS Certification, current California driver’s license and the possession of a reliable car, safe effective driving skills and current auto insurance, and experience in home health is desirable. A minimum of one year experience as a professional nurse is required, Baccalaureate degree in Nursing from a program accredited by the NLN is preferred, must meet the required elements of the essential job functions.

You must complete an application to be considered for a position. Our employment application is a fillable PDF form.
Download a copy of the form to your computer, fill it out and print and fax to (707) 826-8221

Mad River Community Hospital supports a healthy work environment and requires pre-placement drug and alcohol screening prior to employment.