Employment Opportunities

Van Buren County Hospital and Medical Clinics is a 25-bed Critical Access Hospital with five Rural Health Clinics located in scenic Van Buren County. The hospital is affiliated with University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics (UIHC) and hosts 15 specialty clinics on a monthly basis. The hospital was designated by UIHC as its Southeast Iowa Heart Center.

The county has many opportunities for outdoor activities, such as camping, hiking, fishing and scenic drives. Lacey-Keosauqua State Park, Iowa’s largest state park, and Shimek Forest, Iowa's largest state-owned forest, are both located in Van Buren County.

The county consists of several towns known as the “Villages of Van Buren.” Keosauqua, the county seat, boasts the oldest courthouse in continuous use in Iowa. Homes and buildings listed on the national register of historic places can be found throughout the county. Bonaparte was one of five winners nationwide of the "Great American Main Street Award.” Many antique and craft shops operate throughout the Villages. Several artists and craftspersons have their studios here.

Van Buren County offers a safe, friendly, affordable place to live that is only four hours from St. Louis and five from Chicago. Fairfield, Iowa, 20 miles to the north, offers cultural experiences in art and music sponsored by the local college.

Van Buren County Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, found online at http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaintfilingcust.html or at any USDA office, or call (866)632-9992 to request the form. You may also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form. Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, by fax (202)690-7442 or email at program.intake@usda.gov.

Please send resumes to: Van Buren County Hospital - 304 Franklin Street- Keosauqua, IA 52565

Full–time Respiratory Therapist. - Kathleen Miller

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Van Buren County Hospital has an opening in the Respiratory Care Department as a full–time Respiratory Therapist. Primary shift will be evenings Monday thru Friday and occasional day, with alternating weekends and holidays. Applicant must be Iowa licensed RCP. Individual must be willing to obtain ACLS, PALS, and NRP. Benefit package, generous shift differential and Sunday pay. All applicants may obtain an employment application at VBCH, 304 Franklin St., Keosauqua, IA 52565 or online at www.vbch.org. Applications may be emailed to or sent to the above address. For information on this position, contact Kathleen Miller at 319-293-3171. EE EEO Employer/AA/Vet/Disabled.

Registered Nurse Part-time Nights - Kasha Kite

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Registered Nurse Part-time Nights - Van Buren County Hospital has an opening for a part-time, 12 hour night shift RN on the medical surgical floor with helping in the Emergency Department as needed. Previous RN experience preferred. All applicants may obtain an employment application at VBCH, 304 Franklin St., Keosauqua, IA 52565 or online at www.vbch.org. Applications may be emailed to or sent to the above address. For information on this position, contact Kasha Kite at 319-293-3171. EEO Employer/AA/Vet/Disabled

Full-time CNA - Kasha Kite

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Van Buren County Hospital has an opening for a full-time CNA to work night shift. This position is full-time, three 12 hour shifts per week and every other weekend on the Med-Surg Unit. Current certification required. Previous experience preferred. All qualified applicants may obtain an employment application at VBCH, 304 Franklin St., Keosauqua, IA 52565 or online at www.vbch.org. Applications may be emailed to or sent to the above address. For information on this position, contact Kasha Kite at 319-293-3171. EEO Employer/AA/Vet/Disabled.

Full-time CMA/LPN - Mindy Cormier

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Van Buren County Hospital & Clinics (VBCH) is looking for a full-time CMA/LPN for our rural health clinics. This is a 40 hour per week position Monday – Friday, as well as a Saturday morning rotation. Applicant would assist provider with patient care in any of our five rural health clinics. Applicant would also assist in the care of the specialty clinics at VBCH and also help with triage of patients. All qualified applicants may obtain an employment application at VBCH, 304 Franklin St., Keosauqua, IA 52565 or online at www.vbch.org. Applications may be emailed to or sent to the above address. For information on this position, contact Mindy Cormier at 319-293-3171. EEO Employer/AA/Vet/Disabled.

EMT/Paramedic - Kyle DaVolt or Dan Wells

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EMT/Paramedic - Van Buren County Hospital Ambulance is seeking an EMT or Paramedic for their ambulance service for a PRN (as needed) position. Hours may vary to accommodate workflow. All applicants may obtain an employment application at VBCH, 304 Franklin St., Keosauqua, IA 52565 or online at www.vbch.org. Applications may be emailed to or sent to the above address. For further information on this position contact Kyle Davolt or Dan Wells at 319-293-3171. EE EEO Employer/AA/Vet/Disabled

Child Care Provider - Debbie Martin

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Van Buren County Hospital Child Care Center has a full-time position available. This position is 4, 10 hour days and includes benefits. Previous experience working with children and good communication skills are required. All qualified applicants must complete a VBCH application which can be found at www.vbch.org or at the VBCH front desk. You may mail applications to the HR Department, 304 Franklin Street, Keosauqua, Iowa 52565 or email to For questions regarding this position, please call Debbie Martin at 319-293-3171. EE EEO Employer/AA/Vet/Disabled

Certified Dietary Manager - Debbie Randolph

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Van Buren County Hospital is accepting applications for a Dietary Manager. The Dietary Manager is responsible for managing and coordinating all activities of the Dietary Department, which includes providing nutritional and attractive meals for our residents, maintaining an organized sanitary environment, monitoring supply inventories and purchasing of food and supplies as required and managing an effective food service staff. Applicant must be willing to obtain Dietary Manager and Serv Safe Certifications. Experience with food service and management preferred. Applications may be mailed to the HR Department, 304 Franklin Street, Keosauqua, Iowa 52565 or email to For questions regarding this position, please call Debbie Randolph at 319-293-3171. EE EEO Employer/AA/Vet/Disabled

Registered Nurse Part-time Nights - Kyle DaVolt or Kasha Kite

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Van Buren County Hospital has an opening for a part-time, 12 hour night shift RN on the medical surgical floor with helping in the Emergency Department as needed. Previous RN experience preferred. All applicants may obtain an employment application at VBCH, 304 Franklin St., Keosauqua, IA 52565 or online at www.vbch.org. Applications may be emailed to or sent to the above address. For information on this position, contact Kyle DaVolt or Kasha Kite at 319-293-3171. EEO Employer/AA/Vet/Disabled


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