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
May 05, 2021
Full Time
This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by providing exceptional, quality services and goods to our customers in the clinical areas throughout Mercy Medical Center. This is achieved by cleaning and sterilizing instruments/trays to ensure patient safety. The CS Technician uses critical thinking skills to actively troubleshoot problems occuring in the sterile processing of equipment.   Job Duties Cleans and inspects instruments for cleanliness and/or damage Assembles instrument trays Packages and sterilizes trays, instruments, and linen Delivers sterilized trays, instruments, and linen to floors Picks up dirty trays and instruments from floors Completes required testing for sterilizers and washers Completes required documentation for Central Sterile Assists vendors/reps as needed Department Specific Duties N/A Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Must read, write, speak, and comprehend English fluently. Perform simple math. Able to work with frequent...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
May 05, 2021
Part Time
This position supports Mercy’s philosophy of patient centered care by providing safe and effective patient care by performing tasks and support functions under the supervision of a Licensed Nurse. Patient Care Technicians may fulfill an expanded role by performing additional tasks and responsibilities as delegated by their department.   Job Duties 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 patient outcome. Provides safe and effective patient care under the supervision of the licensed nurse by performing tasks and support functions as delegated by department. Observes and communicates to the licensed nurse any changes in patient condition and pertinent information regarding the needs of the patient and/or...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
May 05, 2021
Part Time
This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by serving fresh, nutritious food in a caring manner to patients, family and staff. Responsible for portioning, dishing and serving of food items for patient meals in an attractive, accurate and sanitary manner. Properly cleans and sanitizes dishes, maintains a safe work environment and adheres to regulatory guidelines.   Job Duties Demonstrates knowledge and support of the patient improvement scores. Articulate Press Ganey scores. Performs tasks of patient tray set up and delivery, ware washing, and cleaning to meet regulatory requirements. Monitors quality of food products and service, including temperatures. Take corrective action when needed. Operates equipment, demonstrate portion control and meet regulatory agency requirements. Prepares special nourishment and tube feeding orders and deliver to correct units in an accurate manner. Communicates effectively to staff in other areas through use of voceras, phone or...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
May 05, 2021
Full Time
and completes discharge of patient from exam room. This may include scheduling a follow-up appointment, providing referral information or scheduling patients for testing procedures and providing instructions. Manages phone calls to patients regarding test/lab results and provides appropriate instruction for treatment, as directed by the provider. Processes medication requests/changes/refills per established written protocols. This includes having knowledge of medications, including basic dosages, side effects and interactions. Provides assistance with diagnostic procedures (ex. EKGs) and treatments (ex. Nebulizer treatments) as directed by the provider. This includes obtaining specimens, labeling and disposition to the laboratory and explaining diagnostic procedures to patient as needed. Manages sample medication according to organizational policy and procedure. Orders and maintains adequate but not excessive medical supply inventory. Collects and documents urine drug screens in...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
May 05, 2021
Part Time
This position supports Mercy’s philosophy of patient centered care by providing safe and effective patient care by performing tasks and support functions under the supervision of a Licensed Nurse. Patient Care Technicians may fulfill an expanded role by performing additional tasks and responsibilities as delegated by their department.   Job Duties 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 patient outcome. Provides safe and effective patient care under the supervision of the licensed nurse by performing tasks and support functions as delegated by department. Observes and communicates to the licensed nurse any changes in patient condition and pertinent information regarding the needs of the patient and/or...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
May 05, 2021
Part Time
This job supports Mercy’s philosophy of patient centered care by providing excellent internal customer service allowing our patient care providers to focus on the patient. Will report accurate and timely financials and communicate effectively with peers so organizational decisions can be made.   Job Duties Acts as the Department Epic Super User Creates Statistical Journal Entries monthly Creates Journal Entries and ensures monthly accounting completed accurately within established deadlines Completes audit paperwork and analysis Reconciles accounts Audits and edits data posted to Premier (productivity and benchmarking) Maintains and updates Premier database tables Prepares ad-hoc and monthly financial reports Extracts data from one system to another Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Proficiency with Microsoft Office software Ten key proficiency Written and oral communication skills Adapts well to change and is detailed oriented Professional Experience Minimum of three years of general...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
May 05, 2021
Full Time
and completes discharge of patient from exam room. This may include scheduling a follow-up appointment, providing referral information or scheduling patients for testing procedures and providing instructions. Manages phone calls to patients regarding test/lab results and provides appropriate instruction for treatment, as directed by the provider. Processes medication requests/changes/refills per established written protocols. This includes having knowledge of medications, including basic dosages, side effects and interactions. Provides assistance with diagnostic procedures (ex. EKGs) and treatments (ex. Nebulizer treatments) as directed by the provider. This includes obtaining specimens, labeling and disposition to the laboratory and explaining diagnostic procedures to patient as needed. Manages sample medication according to organizational policy and procedure. Orders and maintains adequate but not excessive medical supply inventory. Collects and documents urine drug screens in...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
May 05, 2021
Full Time
This position supports Mercy’s philosophy of patient centered care by performing direct patient care including diagnostic and therapeutic services with physician supervision. Within the Physician Assistant (PA)/Physician relationship, PAs exercise autonomy in medical decision-making and services provided. Job Duties/Essential Functions Job Duties Provide care responsibilities as directed by a supervising physician including obtaining medical history, performing physical examination, ordering medications and administering drugs Assess, assist, diagnose and treat medical or surgical problems and record findings Perform, order, or assist in and interpret the performance of laboratory tests and x-ray procedures      Perform therapeutic procedures such as injections, immunizations, the suturing and care of wounds, removal of foreign bodies, ear and eye irrigation and other clinical procedures Perform office surgical procedures including skin biopsy, mole or wart removal, incision and...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
May 03, 2021
Full Time
This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by providing conscientious and compassionate rehabilitation services to improve patient's quality of life and functional capacity. The Physical Therapist provides a patient centered plan of care to allow increased and improved mobility and pain management.   Job Duties Performs a comprehensive physical, psychosocial, and safety assessment of assigned patients as evidenced by clinical documentation. Develops a Plan of Care to promote optimum function and safety as documented in the clinical record. Plans for and provides skilled physical therapy treatment and reassesses the patient's status on each visit and ensuring quality of care as documented in the clinical record. Coordinates patient care with other clinical team members ensuring optimal patient care and communication as noted in the clinical record. Completes all required paperwork following the policies and procedures to ensure that documentation reflects care...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
May 03, 2021
Full Time
of the patient-reported information to the provider prior to entry of the room or within the room with the patient present. Accurately and thoroughly documents the encounter with the patient as it is being performed by the provider, which may include documentation in the following sections: problem list, history of present illness, review of systems, physical exam, assessment and plan, procedures and treatments performed by team, patient education, orders, medications, referrals, explanations of risks and benefits, and instructions for self-care and follow-up. Identify the portions of the encounter that were scribed on behalf of the provider using the scribe signature per policy. Provides patient instruction using pre-approved patient education materials specific to the chief complaint or for the health promotion of observed behaviors known to contribute to poor health, as directed by the provider. Prints after visit summary and completes discharge of patient from exam room. This...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
May 03, 2021
Full Time
This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care through participation in the interdisciplinary team. The Paramedic performs designated procedures under the supervision of a Registered Nurse as well as responding to ever changing and emergent situations within the unit.   Job Duties Functions under the general supervision/direction of a supervising RN/Physician and is responsible for facilitating the provision of patient care which is goal directed. Performs accurate measurement of patient statistics to include vitals, height and weight. Manages room turnover and patient flow. Collects health history and medication list. Escribes orders. Prepares patient for physician exam. Instructs patients as directed by the RN or physician. Administers oral, IV, SubQ and IM medications. Demonstrates basic knowledge of medication purpose, side effects and administration procedure. Practices standard precautions. Qualifications: Required: Currently licensed to practice as an...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
May 03, 2021
Full Time
This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by providing patient care services under the direction and supervision of a Physical Therapist or Physical Therapist Assistant. This position includes a wide range of duties for the Rehabilitation Department to support and assist with patient care. This position may also be used for Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy students who will obtain the necessary licensure within 60 days to become a licensed OT or PT.   Job Duties Assists the Physical Therapist/Physical Therapist Assistant as needed with patient care Schedules patients in EPIC and assisting with active management of patient schedules Checks patients into therapy to include proper paperwork for initial sessions and repeat sessions - outpatient only Communicates with physicians, includes mailing and receiving notes, faxes Checking and placement of the confidential recycling boxes Makes copies as requested by staff, as needed for documentation, patient...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
May 03, 2021
Full Time
and completes discharge of patient from exam room. This may include scheduling a follow-up appointment, providing referral information or scheduling patients for testing procedures and providing instructions. Manages phone calls to patients regarding test/lab results and provides appropriate instruction for treatment, as directed by the provider. Processes medication requests/changes/refills per established written protocols. This includes having knowledge of medications, including basic dosages, side effects and interactions. Provides assistance with diagnostic procedures (ex. EKGs) and treatments (ex. Nebulizer treatments) as directed by the provider. This includes obtaining specimens, labeling and disposition to the laboratory and explaining diagnostic procedures to patient as needed. Manages sample medication according to organizational policy and procedure. Orders and maintains adequate but not excessive medical supply inventory. Collects and documents urine drug screens in...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
May 03, 2021
Full Time
and completes discharge of patient from exam room. This may include scheduling a follow-up appointment, providing referral information or scheduling patients for testing procedures and providing instructions. Manages phone calls to patients regarding test/lab results and provides appropriate instruction for treatment, as directed by the provider. Processes medication requests/changes/refills per established written protocols. This includes having knowledge of medications, including basic dosages, side effects and interactions. Provides assistance with diagnostic procedures (ex. EKGs) and treatments (ex. Nebulizer treatments) as directed by the provider. This includes obtaining specimens, labeling and disposition to the laboratory and explaining diagnostic procedures to patient as needed. Manages sample medication according to organizational policy and procedure. Orders and maintains adequate but not excessive medical supply inventory. Collects and documents urine drug screens in...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Apr 30, 2021
Full Time
This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by providing resources to optimize the technological systems used to care for our patients and for the staff supporting that care. The Application Developer is responsible for identifying, planning, implementing and supporting information system solutions to its customers which may include patients, management, administration, physicians and other business partners. Each analyst in the departmental team specializes in a number of hospital information system modules, but works within the team as a whole in support of all customers.   Job Duties Identifies, plans, implements and supports information system solutions. Supports and resolves incidents with assigned applications and works with advanced vendor support teams to resolve complex application issues adhering to defined change management process. Maintains, prioritizes, communicates status, and completes customer requests. Ensures monitoring, maintenance, and...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Apr 30, 2021
Full Time
This position supports Mercy's Foundation.  The purpose of the Foundation is to help Mercy Medical Center continue it's tradition of compassion and competence.  The Accountant will report accurate and timely financials and communicate effectively with the Foundation President & Controller so organizational decisions can be made.    Job Duties Compiles financial statements and bi annual donor endowment fund reports. Completes audit paperwork. Creates journal entries. Prepares work papers for preparation of the 990 tax return. Reconciles accounts. Updates & maintains fund balance report. Serves as finance contact for the Foundation. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Proficiency with Microsoft Office software Ten Key Proficiency Written and oral communication skills Adapts well to change and is Detailed Oriented Professional Experience Coursework in fund accounting for non profit entities or previous not-for-profit accounting experience - Required Education Bachelor of Science or...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Apr 30, 2021
Part Time
Up to $2500 sign on bonus!   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 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 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
Apr 30, 2021
Part Time
Up to $2500 sign on bonus!   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 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 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
Apr 30, 2021
Part Time
Sign on bonus available!   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 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 Demonstrates competent assessment, planning, intervention, coordination and evaluation skills based on the individual patient plan of care Continually assesses patient and...