Career Opportunities
Located in the beautiful hi-desert, just 45 minutes from Palm Springs, Hi-Desert Medical Center offers career opportunities that will exceed your expectations. Work in a hospital that is dedicated to superior service - to patients and to employees. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, advancement opportunities and a warm, friendly work environment. We serve our patients, customers and employees with the highest ethical and professional conduct. Our friendly family of employees is what makes Hi-Desert Medical Center such a great place to work.
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Hi-Desert Medical Center is a tobacco-free environment
effective July 1, 2014.

Human Resources Office
Hi-Desert Medical Center
6601 White Feather Road, Joshua Tree, CA 92252
Phone: 760-366-6185
Fax: 760-366-6136
Recruiter Email:


Clinical Positions:
  • Director Behavioral Health Services (full time)
  • Program Manager: Behavioral Health Services (full time)
  • Program Therapist: Behavioral Health Services (full time) licensed MFT or LCSW, or registeed MFT/LCSW intern license required.
  • Radiologic Technician Advanced (full time & per diem)
  • Clinical Lab Scientist (full time)
  • Histology Technician (full time) ASCP or eligible; sufficient previous experience required
  • Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialist (full time) minimum Bachelors or associate degree with a HIM(RHIA,RHIT) and/or CA RN license, physician assistant, physician or nurse practitioner with a master degree in nursing required. HIM and other healthcare professionals with a clinical and/or coding background must have a minimum of two years experience; the registered nurse must have a minimum of two years of acute care nursing experience.

 Nursing positions: requires California RN, LVN or CNA license; and CPR card from the American Heart Association for the "Healthcare Provider."

  • Registered Nurse: Med/Surg (full time & per diem)
  • Registered Nurse: Emergency (full time)
  • Registered Nurse: RN First Assist (full time)
  • Licensed Vocational Nurse: SNF (full time & per diem)
    Click button for information about the Versant RN Residency Program

 Rehab positions: OT, PT, SP or PTA license required; and CPR card from the American Heart Association for the "Healthcare Provider."

  • Speech Therapist (full time)
  • Physical Therapist (full time)
  • Physical Therapist: Home Health (per diem)
  • Physical Therapy Assistant (per diem)
  • Physical Therapist Assistant: Home Health (per diem)

Non-Clinical Positions:
  • IT Clinical Analyst 1 (full time) sufficient programming and systems experience in a multi-program environment; clinical experience required.
  • Registration Clerk (full time)
  • Executive Director of Community Health Services (full time) Bachelor's degree in healthcare related field required; Master's degree preferred; minimum three years experience as a department-head of a hospital outpatient clinic environment, rural health clinic, community health center, federally qualified health center or similar environment. Must know and understand the applicable requirements of JCAHO, Title 22 of the State of California, Medicare and Medi-Cal regulations as pertinent to rural health clincs.


Why choose to live here?

We are located just 2.5 hours from San Diego and 1.5 hours from local ski resorts.  We brag about warm, star-filled nights; majestic mountain views and clear blue skies; hiking and camping in Joshua Tree National Park, the world's premier rock-climbing destination; excellent education opportunities: elementary, middle school and high schools, Copper Mountain College (4 miles away), and a San Bernardino State University satellite campus just 40 miles away; attractions ranging from Disneyland and the sunny beaches of San Diego and Orange County to the night life of Las Vegas -- all within a 2 to 4 hour drive from Joshua Tree; and the desert paradise of Palm Springs is within
45 minutes!