Wallowa Lake

Join us for a rewarding career and a great quality of life!

A career at Wallowa Memorial Hospital and Medical Clinics offers a great opportunity to serve the people of Wallowa County and develop relationships across generations of families. Wallowa Memorial Hospital is located in the small town of Enterprise (pop. 2,000) in the remote, rural corner of Oregon known as the Wallowa Valley.

Although you won’t find a traffic light, Wal-Mart, McDonald’s or Starbucks, you will find a county of roughly 7,000 who cares deeply about the quality and scope of its health care. Wallowa Memorial Hospital and Medical Clinics offer:

Award-winning facilities that have become a national model for rural health care

A team of physicians from some of the top medical schools around the country including Stanford, University of Chicago, University of Washington, Duke, University of Southern California, and Loma Linda University

The chance to make a difference in the lives of your friends and neighbors, and be a part of an innovative rural health care system

One of the most competitive benefits packages available anywhere, including generous PTO, medical, dental, vision, matching retirement programs, and more

To work in an environment that demands the highest standards of clinical excellence and human dignity

Living in Wallowa County

Wallowa County offers a rugged, rural lifestyle with a strong sense of a community and an unparalleled quality of life. The county is located in the northeastern corner of the state, bordering both Washington and Idaho. Surrounded on three sides by wilderness, the county is home to one of Oregon’s “Seven Wonders,” the Wallowa Mountains. Well known as a tourist destination, this stunning outdoor landscape offers:

  • Wallowa Lake & the surrounding Eagle Cap Wilderness with the Wallowa Mountains
  • Endless hiking, backpacking & camping opportunities
  • Alpine Meadows Golf Course, open April – October
  • Horseback riding, western and English, trail riding, ranch and junior rodeos
  • River rafting, river and lakes fishing, jet boating and other river and lake sports
  • Biking
  • Downhill skiing and snowboarding at Ferguson Ridge Ski Area
  • Cross country & back country skiing, snowshoeing and snowmobiling
  • World class hunting destination for elk, deer, bear, cougar and more

In addition to outdoor activities, Wallowa County offers a rich arts and culture community for its small size, including:

  • Joseph’s Main Street Art Walk, lined with bronze sculptures
  • Josephy Arts & Cultural Center that hosts exhibits and presentations
  • Wallowa Valley Arts Festival
  • Annual Bronze, Blues & Brews Music Festival that draws thousands
  • Ruby Peak Film Festival for amateur film makers
  • Historic OK Theatre featuring musical acts, including Grammy-winning groups
  • Juniper Jam Music Festival
  • Fishtrap, a literary nonprofit that brings in nationally-recognized writers and hosts the annual community Big Read
  • Chief Joseph Days Rodeo
  • Mountain High Broncs & Bulls
  • Hells Canyon Mule Days
  • Mid-Valley Community Theatre
  • Wallowa Valley Chorale
  • Alpenfest Bavarian Festival
  • Summer Farmer’s Market & active Slow Foods Chapter

Wallowa Memorial Hospital and Mountain View Medical Group offers a comprehensive benefits program to all eligible employees. WMH and MVMG offer employees assistance program and encourages all employees to engage in the wellness activities, preventative care programs and the wellness challenge opportunities they offer throughout the year.


  • Major medical plan including prescription plan, office co-pay and alternative care
    • Dependent contribution per month
  • Dental Plan
    • Vested Plan focused on preventative care
  • Vision Plan
    • Glasses, contacts, sunglasses, discounts
  • Flexible Spending Account
    • Pre-tax, dependent care
  • Short Term Disability
    • 12 weeks
  • Voluntary Long Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Life Flight/Ground and Air package
  • Retirement Plan
    • Plan is available to all employees working at the facility
    • Match of 1 to 9% available to employees working 20 hrs/wk or more
  • Employee Assistance Program
    • Financial, counseling, wellness, elderly
    • 6 free visits
    • Available to all employees working at the facility

Available Positions

Wallowa County Health Care District is always looking for the best and brightest employees! To view our job postings and apply online, click the button below.

For more information, contact Human Resources at (541) 426-5313.

Join Our Team!

“In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this Institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, religion, sex, familial status, sexual orientation, and reprisal. (Not all prohibited bases apply to all programs).”

Applications may be faxed to the HR department, 541-426-1912, or emailed to

Open New doors

Starting in one position can often open doors to new opportunities. For example, we have an employee who started in housekeeping, trained to become a Certified Nurse’s Aide, and continued on to become a Registered Nurse. We have a phlebotomist in training to advance to medical technologist. Opportunities abound for nurses to gain specialties in wound care, chemotherapy, obstetrics, surgery and more. There is opportunity to work into leadership positions as well.