Mercy Cedar Rapids

Words and pictures can only suggest our advanced technologies, our dedicated staff and our compassionate philosophy. To be truly understood, The Mercy Touch must be experienced.

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
Aug 03, 2020
This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by providing day to day leadership to the Environmental Services Department (EVS). The duties include planning, scheduling, cleanliness, safety, and patient satisfaction. This position also encompasses day to day interactions with nurse managers, directors, house supervisors, infection control, and EVS/Linen staff to compliment the perfect patient experience. 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...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Aug 03, 2020
This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by leading and directing the overall administration and provisions of Ambulatory services of the following departments:  ED, ED Hiawatha, Pulmonology Clinic, ENT Clinic, Urology Clinic, Rehabilitative Services (PT, OT, Speech), Women's Center, Respiratory Therapy, Neurodiagnostics, Healing Center, Digestive Health and Interventional Pain.  The Executive Director will oversee strategy development and execution, revenue generation, business development, community outreach and business operations with responsibility for supporting physician governance and leadership. Job Duties/Essential Functions 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...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Aug 03, 2020
This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by leading and directing the overall administration and provisions of services, programs and staff functions for the hospital Digestive Health Services and Interventional Pain Management departments within Mercy Medical Center. The Director is responsible for major planning services and projects and supports the Executive Director of Ambulatory Services at Mercy Medical Center. Job Duties/Essential Functions 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...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Aug 03, 2020
This job supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by presenting excellent customer service to patients and providing clerical support to a MercyCare provider. 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...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Aug 03, 2020
This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by overseeing the administration and provisions of services, programs and staff functions for the Mercy Surgery Center and Perioperative Services at the hospital. This includes ensuring cost effectiveness, overseeing service contracts, collecting and analyzing data for regulatory and operational compliance and improvement and ensures patient satisfaction and service excellence. Job Duties/Essential Functions 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...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Aug 03, 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. 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...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Aug 03, 2020
This job supports Mercy’s philosophy of patient centered care by presenting excellent customer service and enables the facilitation of positive patient outcomes by providing nursing support to a Mercy provider. Job Duties/Essential Functions Job Duties Receives, greets, and triages patients in person or on telephone. Schedules appointments, answers questions and/or determines the need for provider intervention. Supports an assigned provider’s practice and acts as a liaison between the provider and his/her patients. Assists provider to remain on schedule with appointments. 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 protocols. This includes having knowledge of medications, including basic dosages, side effects and interactions. Collects and enters quality data into EHR Meets requirements for handling and disposing of...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Aug 03, 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. 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...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Aug 03, 2020
This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by providing timely and accurate specimen collection and other laboratory support functions. The Phlebotomy Technician exhibits compassion towards our patients, provides outstanding customer service, and demonstrates professional behavior. Job Duties/Essential Functions 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 Properly identifies patients and samples during the pre-analytical, analytical, and post-analytical phases of testing Follows laboratory procedures for specimen collection, order entry, specimen receiving, and all other duties Communicates effectively and professionally with physicians, nurses, other medical...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Aug 03, 2020
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This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by providing timely and accurate specimen collection and other laboratory support functions. The Phlebotomy Technician exhibits compassion towards our patients, provides outstanding customer service, and demonstrates professional behavior. Job Duties/Essential Functions 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 Properly identifies patients and samples during the pre-analytical, analytical, and post-analytical phases of testing Follows laboratory procedures for specimen collection, order entry, specimen receiving, and all other duties Communicates effectively and professionally with physicians, nurses, other medical...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Jul 31, 2020
Do you like having guidelines to follow and staying organized? Become a part of the Utility - Environmental Services team, where you will help keep day-to-day operations of the hospital in line by following waste instructions, cleaning surgical rooms and providing cleaning supplies to all departments. With your dedication to the cleanliness of the hospital, our patients and staff have come to recognize, your work will not go unnoticed. Apply to be a necessity for the operations of Mercy.This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by performing essential Environmental Services functions throughout the hospital. Primary work will consist of trash/linen removal, biohazard waste removal, floor care, furniture care, surgical room cleaning, and morgue cleaning. All work is completed in a friendly, safe/sanitary way following infection control guidelines, universal precautions and directives from EVS Management Team. Job Duties/Essential Functions Job Duties Empty...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Jul 31, 2020
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 Demonstrates basic knowledge of medication purpose, side effects and administration procedure Performs accurate measurement of patient statistics to include vitals, heightand 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 and orders office and clinical supplies and instruments Department Specific Duties Assists physician with TMS treatment Knowledge, Skills...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Jul 31, 2020
Are you an outgoing, friendly person? As the Patient Nutrition Assistant, you’ll talk to patients every shift when delivering meals, so showing that Mercy Touch® is important! We want our patients’ entire stay to be as enjoyable as possible, and this position plays a huge role in patient fulfillment since you will be collecting diet histories, delivering meals and collecting trays. We want to match the extraordinary care they’re receiving with our tasty food and friendly customer service. If helping patients with their dietary needs sounds like something you’re interested in or have previous experience in, apply! 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...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Jul 31, 2020
This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by receiving, stocking and delivery of supplies and equipment in a timely efficient manner to ensure availability for proper patient care. Job Duties/Essential Functions Job Duties May receive supplies and equipment in an accurate, efficient manner. Stocks supplies in the central storeroom in proper locations May deliver non-stock items to the requesting areas. Accurately pulls and delivers stock supplies to requesting areas utilizing Kanban cards, computer requisitions or other means of requisition. May document returns to ensure inventory accuracy of stock supplies. May work with purchasing staff to keep storeroom inventory at accurate, proper, cost effective levels. May work with patient care areas to keep their supply inventories at proper cost effective levels. Visually inspect all incoming items for count and damage. Accurately fill out receiving document and enter into MMIS system. Accurately scan packing list...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Jul 31, 2020
This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by providing an environment that allows for the perfect patient experience for patients and staff. This will be done by managing projects related to the physical facility that will enhance, improve, or maintain the level of care that is provided. This will also be done by wisely spending money that has been allocated to projects knowing that dollars saved can be reallocated to other patient centered initiatives. Job Duties/Essential Functions Job Duties Follow Mercy Medical Center's standard project management process for all projects that are assigned. Manage projects through the entire life cycle of the project (concept, planning, execution, and close-out). During the process, oversee programming, design, estimation, purchasing, scheduling, construction, equipment, furniture, and IT installation and close-out. Work closely with end-users, contractors, facilities staff, finance, IT, and others. Coordinate with all...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Jul 29, 2020
This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by Wound and Ostomy assessment and management, patient and/or family education related to care, procedures, potential problems, adherence to medication and treatment regimens and recommendations of acute care, ambulatory care and long-term care.   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 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...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Jul 29, 2020
This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by providing health screening and customer service to patients, employees and visitors entering and exiting various facilities, including client sites. Reporting Relationships Supervised By: Manager, Clinic Operations & Business Health Solutions 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...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Jul 29, 2020
This job supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by presenting excellent customer service and enables the facilitation of positive patient outcomes by providing nursing support to a Mercy provider. Job Duties/Essential Functions Job Duties Receives, greets, and triages patients in person or on telephone. Schedules appointments, answers questions and/or determines the need for provider intervention. Supports an assigned provider’s practice and acts as a liaison between the provider and his/her patients. Assists provider to remain on schedule with appointments. 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 protocols. This includes having knowledge of medications, including basic dosages, side effects and interactions. Collects and enters quality data into EHR. Meets requirements for handling and disposing of...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Jul 29, 2020
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 Works with RN assisting with patient care and flow Assists front office staff with duties including...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Jul 29, 2020
This job supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by presenting excellent customer service to patients and providing clerical support to a MercyCare provider. 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...