Clinic Psychiatric RN / LPN / CMA

Virginia Gay Hospital

Vinton, IA Healthcare / Nursing

As a member of the Virginia Gay Hospital health care team, the Clinic Psychiatric RN/LPN/CMA plays a vital role in the care of our patients. The ideal candidate ensures all communications reflect the standards and mission of VGH. They will be empathetic, self-motivated and possess excellent communication skills. 

They will maintain patient confidentiality and follow HIPAA Guidelines, display a consistently positive, cooperative, self-motivated, courteous and professional attitude. This candidate will also perform other duties as assigned. The job holder must demonstrate current competencies applicable to the job position.

  • Work with staff in prevention through mental health promotion activities, intervention when emotional/mental health problems develop, and stabilization of individuals at their highest level of functioning
  • Coordinate outpatient psychiatric care within the behavioral healthcare department
  • Maintain a safe, warm and healing environment for patients throughout their experience with the clinic.
  • General duties may include rooming patients, assisting providers with patient care, patient phone calls, referrals, documenting in the EHR.


A graduate of an accredited program for nursing or medical assistants. CPR certified. Understanding of medical terminology and insurance procedures.


Previous clinical experience in psychiatry preferred but not required. Must have the ability to demonstrate self-confidence and positive attitude toward self and others. Ability to stay focused and organized under high demands and situations. Ability to handle numerous situations at a time while maintaining a level of professionalism. Excellent team player and communication skills required along with strong telephone and interpersonal skills. 


Full Time, Monday-Friday with an occasional scheduled Saturday AM shift (only three-four per year). No holidays.

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Kim Frank, Director of Human Resources, Virginia Gay Hospital, 502 N. 9th Ave., Vinton, IA 52349

Job ID: 67245

Posted 23 days ago

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