Employment Opportunities

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Full-Time Family Practice Physician

Morrow County Health District, a community focused health care provider, is seeking a Family Practice Physician to join its organization.  The Physician’s principal responsibilities will be primary care clinic services at Pioneer Memorial Clinic in Heppner with scheduled Emergency Room call and inpatient coverage at Pioneer Memorial Hospital.  Emergency Room and inpatient coverage may be taken from home and would be equally shared by three other providers.  Deliveries are not performed at Pioneer Memorial Hospital so OB skills are not required for this position.  Minor procedures may be performed at Pioneer Memorial Hospital or Pioneer Memorial Clinic, depending on the provider’s preference, expertise and comfort level. 

Pioneer Memorial Clinic is a certified Rural Health Clinic/Patient Centered Primary Care Home and is NHSC certified for its loan repayment program.  Provider schedule allows for quality time to spend with each patient. 

Position offers competitive wage, generous paid time off, paid family medical, vision and dental insurance, life, accident death and dismemberment insurance, District paid retirement as well as attractive self-funded retirement options for tax purposes, 11 paid holidays per year, CME allowance, Employee Assistance Program, ground and air ambulance membership, paid license, DEA certification, board certification and liability insurance premium.

Heppner is a friendly, family-oriented community with excellent schools and is located in a prime outdoor recreation area with the Blue Mountains 20 minutes to the south, the Columbia River an hour north, and a nice 9-hole golf course on the edge of town.  Heppner is 3 hours from Portland, 45 minutes from Hermiston and 90 minutes from the Tri Cities, WA.  The area offers scenic county parks, biking, hiking, camping, fishing, and bird and big game hunting.  Four distinct seasons also allow for snow sports including snowmobiling and cross country skiing.

Anticipated start date is August 1st, but can be flexible depending on candidate’s schedule.

For more information, please contact Human Resources Manager Patti Allstott at pattia@mocohd.org, 541-676-2949. 

Additional information concerning the area can be found at the following websites:

Heppner Chamber of Commerce - www.Heppnerchamber.com
Morrow County - www.morrowcountyoregon.com
Morrow County School District - www.morrow.k12.or.us/


Morrow County Health District is accepting applications for a full-time Receptionist at Pioneer Memorial Clinic in Heppner.   Duties include answering phone, scheduling appointments, greeting patients, operating various computer software, collecting payments, preparing bank deposit.   Requires highly organized individual with great customer service skills who can work independently.  High School Diploma and two years general office experience required, medical office experience with electronic health record software preferred.    Must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and be a team player.  Excellent wage/benefit package.  Closes March 30th.    MCHD is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Clinic Receptionist Job Description

Part-Time Receptionist

Morrow County Health District is accepting applications for a part-time receptionist to fill in at Pioneer Memorial Hospital and Clinic in Heppner and Irrigon Medical Clinic in Irrigon.  Job duties include providing excellent customer service, answering multi-line telephones, admitting, scheduling appointments, processing medical records requests, and charge entry for patient accounts.  Background check and drug screen required. For more information, contact Elizabeth Peterson at 541-676-2914 or Star Roth at 541-676-2902.  MCHD is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

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To fill out the application electronically, save the application to your computer first.  Then open the application saved to your computer prior to filling out the form.  There have been issues where applications missing information due to the form being filled out then saved to the computer.  

Once your application has been filled out, you can submit it one of the following methods listed below.

Completed applications can be submitted the following ways:

  • Email - pattia@mocohd.org

  • Fax - 541-676-2901 - Attn:  HR

  • Drop off at any Morrow County Health District location

  • Mail

Morrow County Health District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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