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
Aug 04, 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
Aug 04, 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
Aug 04, 2021
Full Time
This is an Epic training role supporting Professional Billing and Scheduling/Registration workflows (Epic applications: PB, Grand Central and Prelude, Cadence).     This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by preparing curriculum and delivering training to end users for clinical, evidence-based and technical content. This ensures that staff have the tools necessary to provide patient care as well as accurately document the patient visit and treatment.   Job Duties Understand basic principles of adult education Deliver training to end users Prepare curriculum for training Serve as education resource to the organization Communicate with members of various levels within the organization Accurately assess the end user population and training they will receive based on role Train other facilitators Serve as a support function on the floors Coordinate various training sessions with available resources Department Specific Duties Assist with clinical simulation...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Aug 04, 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
Aug 04, 2021
Full 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
Aug 04, 2021
Part 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
Aug 04, 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
Aug 04, 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
Aug 04, 2021
PRN
This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by providing our patients and their families support and resources to manage the many psychosocial aspects of illness. A social worker works with patients and their identified support system to access the needed resources to cope with illness and life changes triggered by illness. This may include referral to needed community resources, assistance in applying for financial assistance programs or the provision of supportive counseling in coping with illness and the life changes resulting from illness.   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. Assesses patient/family social, emotional and economic factors through...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Aug 02, 2021
Part Time
This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by providing a safe and secure environment for our patients, visitors and staff.   Job Duties Acts as charge person in the absence of Supervisor or Lead. Provides leadership to others as needed. Reports and monitors all security and safety issues. Monitors after hours access, including CCTV cameras. Prepares accurate reports and daily log of security and safety activities. Ensures all hospital security and safety policies and procedures are followed. Works with others to maintain a safe and secure environment for all. Responds to all emergency alarms and duress situations. Performs pro-active patrol duties as required.   Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Displays friendly and professional contact with all patients, visitors and staff. Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing in all situations. Have general security knowledge. Remain calm and professional during stressful situations. Must work well...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Aug 02, 2021
Full Time
This job supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered by providing a single point of contact for end users to receive support and maintenance within the organization's client computing environment.  This position requires a strong technical background combined with strong communication skills and troubleshooting skills.  A Client Systems Analyst II is the escalation point of end users incident and troubleshoot more complex issues working with engineering staff to identify root cause analysis of incidents.   Job Duties Provides a single point of contact for end users to receive support and maintenance within the organizations client-computing environment. Provides a secondary point of contact for incoming phone calls to the IT Help Desk, staff submitted help desk tickets, and walk-in’s by way of troubleshooting problem areas in a timely and accurate fashion, and provide end-user assistance when required. Acts as primary resource for escalated tickets from the Client Systems...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Aug 02, 2021
Full Time
The Director of Organizational Development supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by leading a team that partners with key internal and external stakeholders to assess, design, develop and execute integrated competency-based talent assessment, leadership development and employee development programs and interventions to achieve Mercy’s strategic goals.  The Director actively works to promote a culture of continuous learning, development and improvement. 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...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Jul 30, 2021
Part Time
This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by ensuring patients are registered correctly, registrations are accurate and complete and insurance verified. Oversees the activity and personnel for outpatient and emergency room registration. Job Duties Identifies future needs, new technologies and products for applicability to the department and makes recommendations as appropriate. Recommends the integration/utilization of existing systems in conjunction with Technology Services. Monitors and coordinates with Manager staffing levels, schedules, employee relations, employee discipline, and performance evaluations and inputs data into LaborWorkx (time and attendance, scheduling, etc.). Implements and coordinates with Manager to evaluate programs for operational effectiveness, and makes required changes for continuous improvement. Provides input to preliminary Capital, FTE and operating budgets for MMC business services departments by due date. Plans, coordinates...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Jul 30, 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
Jul 30, 2021
PRN
This job supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by performing general diagnostic radiographic procedures to any part of the human body. This position also processes lab tests, performs venipuncture, and where applicable, maintains all requirements of a CLIA-approved lab. Job Duties Utilizes EPIC system's Admissions and Radiology Module to register patients, close orders, enter repeat test information and where applicable, order tests. Identifies each patient and reviews each patient's requisition for consistency of examination ordered with clinical diagnosis. Prepares and orders images and obtains previous films by use of the PACS-Isite system. Identifies anatomical orientation and ensures proper film identification on all images. Reviews each exam for technical accuracy. Initiates applicable incident reports by the end of the shift and reports incomplete and incorrect examinations to ensure the proper patient charge and continuity of patient care. Adheres to all...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Jul 30, 2021
Part Time
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 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. Documents returns and issues to ensure inventory accuracy of stock supplies. Works with manager to keep storeroom inventory at accurate, proper, cost effective levels. Works with patient care areas to keep their supply inventories at proper cost effective levels. Stocks Alcoves in patient care areas to appropriate levels of linen and supplies. Properly communicates any shortages to requesting departments. Maintains backorder procedure in MMIS system...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Jul 30, 2021
Part Time
This position supports Mercy’s philosophy of patient centered care by performing administrative and clinical duties in an outpatient setting.   Job Duties Administers immunizations under the direct supervision of a physician 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 physician Performs front office duties including telephone, reception, medical records and scheduling Practices standard precautions Maintains inventory in rooms and orders supplies based on need Collaborates with other departments/physician offices to meet individual patent needs Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Knowledge of administrative and clinical functions in a physician office setting. Professional Experience Two years experience working in a medical office setting preferred Education Education...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Jul 30, 2021
Full Time
This position supports Mercy's philosophy of patient centered care by providing and maintaining an environment that allows for the perfect patient experience. This is achieved by maintaining and repairing hospital utilities, equipment and environmental systems.   Job Duties Complete and facilitate basic and complex work orders and Preventative Maintenance at direction of Supervisor or Dispatcher using staff and contractor resources.  Serve as technical expert resource in a specific field of mechanical or building system trade. Ability to coordinate with any work using resources available to include staff and contractor resources reporting to Lead and Facilities Supervisor. Completes preventive maintenance procedures accurately and timely to ensure that all such work is performed to manufacturer's recommendations and by regulation. Conducts all required testing and documentation of regulated items within area of specialty. Correct deficiencies. Provides regular reporting to the...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Jul 30, 2021
Part Time
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.     Job Duties   Discusses Care Everywhere/transfer of medical records with the patient and obtains proper patient consent in accordance with HIPAA. Collects worker's compensation billing information, pulls up protocol form portal, and collects protocol information if protocol does not exist. Collects accurate insurance information, puts in correct filing order, asks MSPQ, scans in insurance cards and ID's, utilizes RTE and external websites to verify. Registers the patient in Epic upon arrival and collects accurate demographic information, completes "checklist", and does not bypass stops. Responds to medical record requests in a timely manner to include requesting information from the Health Information Management department. Handles routine billing questions as they arise and forwards questions requiring...
Mercy Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Jul 30, 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...