Mercy Cedar Rapids

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Since 1900, thousands of Mercy patients have received personalized health services and outstanding medical care. Today, more than 2,100 employees carry on the Mercy tradition - offering you and your family the highest quality professional care enhanced by The Mercy Touch.

 

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Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Oct 23, 2020
PRN
This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by serving fresh, flavorful, nutritious food in a caring manner to patients, families, and staff. The Patient Nutrition Assistant is responsible for patient menu processes – which includes delivering meals and collecting trays, assisting patients with menu selections and correcting menus per diet ordered by physician and food preferences. Demonstrates excellent customer service relationships with external and internal customers. Job Duties Communicates/visits all ages of patients daily in assigned area for menu selection, to obtain diet histories (diet preferences/dislikes). Correctly uses proper communication devices with Nursing and Food & Nutrition Service staff. Correctly acquires admission, discharge, transfer and diet order changes using Electronic Medical Record and Nutrition Services software. Demonstrates knowledge and support of the patient and customer satisfaction improvement process. Can articulate...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Oct 23, 2020
This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by being responsible for the overall supervision and direction of the Mercycare Service Corporation (MSC) Internal Audit Department's activities. These activities are designed to provide MSC management with reasonable assurance that the system of internal control (both manual and automated) is functioning properly.   Job Duties Provide an independent, objective assurance service on behalf of the MMC Board and Audit Committee. Develop and maintain relationships with a wide range of functions spanning top management to operational level. Participate in the development, review and co-ordination of the annual risk-based audit plan and the mechanism to report progress against such plans on a regular basis. Execute internal auditing and evaluate operational, financial and business processes according to audit plan. Maintain constant awareness of corporate governance arrangements and formulate recommendations for...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Oct 23, 2020
This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by possessing a complete understanding of health insurance industry requirements for preauthorization to ensure medical necessity and appropriateness of delivery of health care resources provided to members as per their benefit package. Responsible for initiating an accurate and complete pre authorization, making required edits on pre-authorizations and initiating follow up as needed.   Job Duties Performs pre-authorization duties requiring good knowledge of hospital programs and procedures. Possesses a complete understanding of health insurance industry requirement for preauthorization per payer. Initiates an accurate and complete pre-authorization and makes required edits on pre-authorizations as needed. Includes following up on missing pre-authorization information. Understands ICD-10 coding systems for local medical review policies (LMRP), national coverage determination (NCD) and pre authorization process...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Oct 23, 2020
This is a temporary position through the reminder of the year.   This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by safely transporting patients to and from a nursing floor to radiology or another ancillary department.  Will work as a team to meet the needs of the business, hospital and department.   Job Duties Ensure that all accurate and clinically relevant information is communicated with patients, their families and co-workers at hand offs and other times as needed. Take all measures necessary to ensure that the appropriate and involved parties have communicated necessary information in order to allow for the best possible patient outcome. Transport patients for the Radiology Department as well as for Ancillary departments to and from the nursing floor for procedures. Picks up laundry throughout Radiology department and restocks linens. Maintains cleanliness of transportation equipment. Performs patient tracking workflow processes Utilizes and follows proper...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Oct 22, 2020
This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by providing support to customers, physicians and staff of Mercy Medical Center. The Shift Supervisor will serve as a patient care nurse and charge nurse. The Shift Supervisor will help guide staff through their Mercy Medical Center journey and help demonstrate leadership skills by being a clinical expert and successful role model of the unit.   Leadership Job Duties/Essential Functions for Supervisors and Above Decides with Integrity and Justice Makes fair and sound decisions by soliciting the involvement of the appropriate people Makes decisions which would be consistent with the values and mission of Mercy. Inspires the Team Demonstrates genuine interest in the professional growth of direct reports and shows appreciation for others’ diverse contributions Works side-by-side with direct reports Sets a clear vision of departmental mission, vision and goals and how they fit within Mercy Communicates Effectively...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Oct 22, 2020
This postion supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by providing professional medical services to patients of Mercy Medical Center in both inpatient and outpatient settings. Job/Position Specific Duties Job Specific Duties/Essential Functions Providing professional medical services to patients of Mercy Medical Center including patients of physicians who do not treat inpatients and unassigned/indigent patients who present to the Emergency Department in need of services and medical inpatients of Mercy Medical Center whose attending physician has requested consultation. Obtaining and recording an appropriate medical history of each patient, including, but not limited to: The patient's chief complaint, past medical history, family history, social history, review of systems, physical exam, diagnosis, assessment and plan of care; Performing and/or ordering clinically appropriate procedures for each patient and documenting same; Analyzing reports and findings of tests and...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Oct 22, 2020
Mercy Medical Center is seeking a board certified/board eligible Neonatologist to join a successful group  that includes one Neonatologist and 3 Neonatology Nurse Practitioners . The ideal candidate shares a strong team approach and believes in family-centered care. This opportunity offers the full scope of neonatal medicine.  Qualifications: Completion of Neonatology Fellowship Program BE/BC Neonatologist We offer: Generous base salary Quality Metric incentive bonus Health, dental and vision insurance Fully paid malpractice insurance Signing/Starting bonus Relocation allowance Great quality of life and excellent work/life balance with a seasoned professional nursing care team and supportive and helpful administrative leaders.   .
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Oct 22, 2020
Up to $2500 sign on bonus!   If you love geriatric care, but don’t love traditional residential facilities, we’d like to welcome you home to Hallmar at Mercy Medical Center! During its nearly 60 years of trusted senior care, Hallmar has evolved from one of the first nursing services of its kind in Iowa to a perfect place to call home for 50 residents. Guided by the compassionate components of The Mercy Touch, Hallmar caregivers equip residents with the resources to live happy, safe lives with fast access to healthcare as part of the hospital. Our elders have so much to teach us, join the Hallmar team and learn from the best! Job/Position Specific Duties Job Specific Duties/Essential Functions Ensures that accurate and clinically relevant information is communicated with patients, their families, and co-workers at hand offs and other times as needed. Take all measures necessary to ensure that the appropriate and involved parties have communicated necessary information in order to...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Oct 22, 2020
Up to $2500 sign on bonus! If you love geriatric care, but don’t love traditional residential facilities, we’d like to welcome you home to Hallmar at Mercy Medical Center! During its nearly 60 years of trusted senior care, Hallmar has evolved from one of the first nursing services of its kind in Iowa to a perfect place to call home for 50 residents. Guided by the compassionate components of The Mercy Touch, Hallmar caregivers equip residents with the resources to live happy, safe lives with fast access to healthcare as part of the hospital. Our elders have so much to teach us, join the Hallmar team and learn from the best!     Job Specific Duties/Essential Functions Ensures that accurate and clinically relevant information is communicated with patients, their families, and co-workers at hand offs and other times as needed. Take all measures necessary to ensure that the appropriate and involved parties have communicated necessary information in order to allow for the best possible...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Oct 22, 2020
We will provide training and offer classes to get your BCLS (Basic cardiac Life Support)  This position supports Mercy’s philosophy of patient centered care by providing competent and professional telemetry monitoring and performing other department-specific responsibilities as required by the department. The monitor technician works with the unit teams to identify, monitor and communicate telemetry rhythms and changes to prevent adverse outcomes. Job/Position Specific Duties Job Specific Duties/Essential Functions Demonstrates ability to observe, interpret and document cardiac rhythms Promptly communicates cardiac arrhythmias, rhythm changes or other significant events to the primary Licensed Nurse Professionally collaborates with Licensed Nurses and Physicians regarding rhythm interpretations and/or questions The telemetry technician may have an expanded role to include Patient Care Technician and/or Unit Secretary Position Specific Job Duties/Essential Functions Measures and...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Oct 22, 2020
This job support Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by facilitating the delivery of health care services by providing knowledgeable support to the physician or mid-level provider in all aspects of patient care. This includes all interactions with patients and their families; in person during the clinic visit, telephonically and electronically. Job/Position Specific Duties Job Specific Duties/Essential Functions Prepares instruments, supplies and protective devices for exam and testing prior to the visit. Rooms and prepares the patient for examination. This includes reviewing histories, allergies, medications, reason for visit and taking vitals. Per established standing orders of provider, orders/administers injections, orders/collects specimens for lab testing (ex. rapid strep tests) and performs phlebotomy as needed. Provides test results as directed by Provider. Provides patient instruction using pre-approved patient education materials specific to the chief complaint or...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Oct 22, 2020
This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by providing individual, family, and relationship counseling to patients and their care partners served by The Memory Clinic. This position also provides education to Mercy employees, providers, volunteers, the community and other health care professionals on the management and navigation on assisting persons with changes in their cognitive abilities. Job/Position Specific Duties Job Specific Duties/Essential Functions Perform assessments that include diagnostic interviewing and treatment planning to address patient and care partner concerns. Provide consultations to people seeking information about dementia, changing cognitive abilities, mental health issues or relationship problems in themselves or others. Develop treatment plans and treatment objectives in collaboration with patient, care partner and family. Work in coordination with area service agencies, primary care providers and other relevant resources to...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Oct 22, 2020
Part time, 24 hours per week (.6 fte), benefits eligible.   Seeking candidate who is able to perform EEG and EMG(NCV) procedures.   This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by providing Neurodiagnostic testing to both inpatients and outpatients to include EEG, EMG, Evoked Potential testing and the coordination of the Memory Clinic.   Job Specific Duties/Essential Functions Ensure that all accurate and clinically relevant information is communicated with patients, their families and co-workers at hand offs and other times as needed. Take all measures necessary to ensure that the appropriate and involved parties have communicated necessary information in order to allow for the best possible patient outcome. Performs routine and portable EEGs in accordance with current protocols on all age groups. Performs routine and portable evoked potentials in accordance with current protocols on all age groups. Performs routine and portable nerve conduction studies and...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Oct 22, 2020
This job support Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by facilitating the delivery of health care services by providing knowledgeable support to the physician or mid-level provider in all aspects of patient care. This includes all interactions with patients and their families; in person during the clinic visit, telephonically and electronically. Job/Position Specific Duties Job Specific Duties/Essential Functions Prepares instruments, supplies and protective devices for exam and testing prior to the visit. Rooms and prepares the patient for examination. This includes reviewing histories, allergies, medications, reason for visit and taking vitals. Per established standing orders of provider, orders/administers injections, orders/collects specimens for lab testing (ex. rapid strep tests) and performs phlebotomy as needed. Provides test results as directed by Provider. Provides patient instruction using pre-approved patient education materials specific to the chief complaint or...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Oct 22, 2020
This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by being a competent, respectful, and compassionate professional who is able to safely, appropriately, accurately, efficiently and independently follow Mercy's standards along with policies and procedures while caring for patients. The Registered Staff Nurse works with the unit specific team members to identify clinical problems, develop a plan, and educate patients and families.   Job Specific Duties/Essential Functions Ensure that accurate and clinically relevant information is communicated with patients, their families, and co-workers at hand offs and other times as needed. Take all measures necessary to ensure that the appropriate and involved parties have communicated necessary information in order to allow for the best possible patient outcome. Demonstrates competent assessment, planning, intervention, coordination and evaluation skills based on the individual patient plan of care. Continually assesses patient...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Oct 22, 2020
PRN
PRN, scheduled as needed.  Will cover scheduled absences within the department.  This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by providing Neurodiagnostic testing to both inpatients and outpatients to include EEG, EMG, Evoked Potential testing and the coordination of the Memory Clinic.   Job Specific Duties/Essential Functions Ensure that all accurate and clinically relevant information is communicated with patients, their families and co-workers at hand offs and other times as needed. Take all measures necessary to ensure that the appropriate and involved parties have communicated necessary information in order to allow for the best possible patient outcome. Performs routine and portable EEGs in accordance with current protocols on all age groups. Performs routine and portable evoked potentials in accordance with current protocols on all age groups. Performs routine and portable nerve conduction studies and assists the electromyographer in accordance with...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Oct 22, 2020
Reporting Relationships Supervised By: Clinic Manager Supervises: None ICARE Values Integrity – We adhere to a code of ethics that emphasizes honesty, sincerity, and being open through both our words and actions at all times. We strive to always do the right thing for our patients, families and coworkers. Compassion - We believe everyone at Mercy is a caregiver. We treat all patients and families with the utmost respect and compassion. We deliver our care and services with kindness and empathy to help alleviate suffering. Accountability – We accept responsibility for our actions and performance. Respect – We honor and value the individuality, spirituality and diversity of our patients, families and coworkers by treating them as we and they would want to be treated. Excellence – We are committed to being patient centered by providing responsive and personalized care to ensure the best possible outcomes in a safe and holistic environment. We provide superior service and quality by...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Oct 22, 2020
This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by providing timely and accurate patient results in one or more areas of the clinical laboratory. The Medical Laboratory Technician ensures test accuracy through compliance with regulatory requirements, performance and review of quality control, and active participation in performance improvement activities.   Job Duties Ensure that accurate and clinically relevant information is communicated with patients, their families, and co-workers at hand offs and other times as needed. Take all measures necessary to ensure that the appropriate and involved parties have communicated necessary information in order to allow for the best possible patient outcome Properly identifies patients and samples during the pre-analytical, analytical, and post-analytical phases of testing Performs analyses on a variety of biological specimens, including blood, urine, stool, body fluids and tissues Performs, evaluates, and documents...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Oct 22, 2020
This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by providing timely and accurate patient results in one or more areas of the clinical laboratory. The Medical Laboratory Scientist ensures test accuracy through compliance with regulatory requirements, performance and review of quality control, and active participation in performance improvement activities. Job Duties/Essential Functions Ensure that accurate and clinically relevant information is communicated with patients, their families, and co-workers at hand offs and other times as needed. Take all measures necessary to ensure that the appropriate and involved parties have communicated necessary information in order to allow for the best possible patient outcome Properly identifies patients and samples during the pre-analytical, analytical, and post-analytical phases of testing Performs analyses on a variety of biological specimens, including blood, urine, stool, body fluids and tissues Performs, evaluates, and...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Oct 22, 2020
This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by performing all required procedures in the cardiovascular department, operating specialized equipment including but not limited to the x-ray equipment within the cardiac catheterization laboratory and computer systems. Job Duties/Essential Functions   Operates all radiographic equipment utilizing the ALARA (as low as reasonably achievable) principle, maintaining a safe radiological environment. Prepares and operates other equipment related to cardiac catheterization & angiography; i.e., ISTAT machine, AVOXimeter, Hemochron, etc. Maintains radiographic equipment and x-ray rooms in proper working condition, reporting malfunctions and necessary repairs to supervisory personnel. Provides direct patient care ensuring the quality and continuity of patient care. Contributes to the efficient and fiscally responsible operation of the department. Functions as a member of the team, including hemodynamic monitoring and...