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
Mar 01, 2021
Full Time
This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by providing excellent customer service and enables the facilitation of positive patient outcomes by providing administrative and clerical support to Mercy.   Job Duties Answers telephone and disburses callers in a friendly, prompt and professional manner. Conveys messages accurately and appropriately. Prepares incoming medical record information for provider visit. Retrieves and disburses messages. Schedules, cancels, reschedules and confirms patient office visits in an accurate manner and according to office scheduling procedures. Provides patient education as needed for the scheduled test/procedures. Handles routine billing questions as they arise and forwards more complex questions to the Mercy billing office as appropriate. Responds to medical record requests in a timely manner. Demonstrates a general understanding of the different insurance carriers (including Title 19 and Medicare) and their eligibility...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Mar 01, 2021
Part Time
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 family needs in order to...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Mar 01, 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
Feb 26, 2021
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
Feb 26, 2021
Full Time
This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by performing administrative and clinical duties in an outpatient setting including limited medication administration in the outpatient setting. Job Duties/Essential Functions Job Duties Administers oral, SubQ and IM medications under the direct supervision of an RN or physician Demonstrates basic knowledge of medication purpose, side effects and administration procedure Performs accurate measurement of patient statistics to include vitals, height and weight Manages room turnover and patient flow Collects health history and med list Escribes orders Prepares patient for physician's exam Instructs patients as directed by the RN or physician Performs front offices duties including telephone, reception, medical records and scheduling Practices standard precautions Maintains inventory in rooms Department Specific Duties N/A Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Knowledge of administrative and clinical functions in a physician...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Feb 26, 2021
Part Time
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 Competencies Leading Formulates a future course that reflects departmental needs and is aligned with Mercy's vision. Translates the course into team goals and objectives, sets priorities, and directs the efforts of staff towards accomplishing them. Recognizes and acts on opportunities for growth and improvement to advance Mercy's goals. Inspires staff enthusiasm for and generates commitment to departmental and organizational goals. Standards and Accountability Holds team and self responsible for maintaining the highest possible performance standards and meeting...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Feb 26, 2021
Part Time
Up to $2500 sign on bonus!   This position Support's 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 polices and procedures while caring for patients.  The Staff Nurse works with unit specific team members to identify clinical problems, develop a plan, and educate patients and famines.   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
Feb 26, 2021
PRN
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/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. 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 Isolation Practices Oversees training of...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Feb 26, 2021
Full Time
This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by performing reconciliation of daily journals, bank deposits, and general ledgers associated with Mercy Medical Center, Mercy Clinics, MercyCare Clinics, and MSO clients so that allocation of funds can be done accurately and timely. Requires strong problem-solving skills to gather, analyze and develop solutions to errors that impact the general ledgers for multiple organizations.   Job Duties Pulls the electronic remittance advices (ERAs) from multiple websites and files from multiple collection agency websites to be uploaded into the proper management systems upon validation of the electronic funds transfers. Provides the finance department's reconciliation of daily cash, checks, charge cards, payroll deductions, collection payments, and electronic fund transfers deposited into multiple bank accounts, to multiple practice management systems, and to general ledger accounts. A three-way audit provides accountability...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Feb 26, 2021
Full Time
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 family needs in order to...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Feb 24, 2021
Full Time
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 Duties/Essential Functions Job Duties 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 clinical examinations in order...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Feb 24, 2021
Full Time
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 Duties/Essential Functions Job Duties 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 clinical examinations in order...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Feb 24, 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 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 Provide safe and effective patient care under the supervision of the licensed nurse by performing tasks and support functions as delegated by department Observe and communicate to the licensed nurse any changes in patient condition and pertinent information regarding the needs of the patient and/or significant...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Feb 24, 2021
Part Time
This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by performing accurate clerical work to help facilitate a smooth workflow within the department. The Unit Secretaries' responsibilities require knowledge of departmental programs and a variety of operating policies and procedures. Job Duties/Essential Functions 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 Completes supply order entry accurately and in a timely manner Coordinates flow of communication among patients, families and health care personnel Prioritizes tasks and practices cost containment by efficient use of time and resources Maintains an organized, clean and tidy work area Schedules and coordinates tests,...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Feb 24, 2021
Full Time
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 family needs in order to...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Feb 24, 2021
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
Feb 24, 2021
Full Time
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 Duties/Essential Functions Job Duties Provides 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. Obtains and records 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. Performs and/or orders clinically appropriate procedures for each patient and documenting same. Analyzes reports and findings of tests and clinical examinations in order to assess...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Feb 24, 2021
Full Time
This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by performing essential housekeeping functions throughout the hospital. Primary work will consist of disinfecting/sanitizing patient care areas and other areas of the hospital. Work is completed in a friendly, safe and sanitary way following infection control guidelines, universal precautions and directives from EVS Management Team.   Job Duties Disinfects/sanitizes assigned work area using proper equipment. Removes waste, linen, recycling, some equipment, and sharps containers. Cleans assigned area(s) following the daily duty sheet. Vacuums assigned area(s), uses and maintains equipment properly and safely. Reports needed repairs or safety related items immediately to appropriate level of management. Reports any patient's belongings found to nursing immediately for prompt follow up. Replenishes patient supplies as needed or requested by the patient. Strips, sanitizes and makes all types of hospital beds....
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Feb 24, 2021
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...