North Mississippi Health Services



NMHS is a diversified regional health care organization, which serves 24 counties in north Mississippi and northwest Alabama from its headquarters in Tupelo, Mississippi. The NMHS organization covers a broad range of acute diagnostic and therapeutic services offered through North Mississippi Medical Center (NMMC) in Tupelo; a community hospital system with locations in Amory, Eupora, Iuka, Pontotoc, and West Point, MS and Hamilton, Alabama; North Mississippi Medical Clinics, Inc., a regional network of more than 45 primary and specialty clinics; home health and nursing homes.

NMHS operates at over $900M in net revenue and is one of the largest employers in the state of Mississippi with over 6,900 employees. NMHS offers a comprehensive portfolio of managed care plans. Educational programs and early intervention are important aspects of their services, but their main focus is to provide convenient access to quality health care. NMHS works to achieve its corporate mission to improve the health of the people of this region by providing conveniently accessible, cost-effective health care of the highest quality. NMHS is a 2012 recipient of the prestigious Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, and NMMC, is a 2006 Baldrige Award recipient. Tupelo is a dynamic southern city easily accessible by Interstate 22 and Highway 45, and the historic Natchez Trace Parkway that criss-cross the city by land.

 


Awards

The quality of care and depth of service that NMMC provides has garnered national recognition, such as:

  • Modern Healthcare Best Places to Work
  • Thomson Reuters Top 100 Hospitals
  • Malcom Baldrige National Quality Award
  • 100 Most Wired Hospitals and Health Systems USA
  • American Hospital Association McKesson Quest for Quality Prize®

For more information, please visit http://www.nmhs.net/awards.php

North Mississippi Health Services Tupelo, MS, USA
May 05, 2021
Full Time
Clerical/Receptionist Greets/assists employees, vendors, and visitors who come to the Department Responds to employee, vendor and visitor requests verbally and/or via telephone or email Receives and processes incoming telephone calls and emails. Administers Reptrax third party credentialing system Performs routine duties as assigned including keying PO’s into Peoplesoft, misc. / faxing, data entry, photocopying, etc. Performs back up as needed for PO expediting and GHX electronic order processing processes Responsible for Reception area coverage at all times during assigned working hours except for preassigned lunch and break times Performs additional tasks as assigned Customer Relations: Customer service is the most essential element of this position Assists with client flow to staff offices by appointment or walk-ins Data Entry: As assigned Regulatory: Adheres to NMHS/NMMC Policies/Procedures/Guidelines Complies with State and Federal regulations Education: Attends required...
North Mississippi Health Services Tupelo, MS, USA
May 05, 2021
Full Time
Essential Functions: Sterile Products/Distribution Coordinates Sterile Products/Chemotherapy regimen preparation, scheduling for home/specialty pharmacy and walk-in patients and coordinates shipping & delivery with outside vendors (UPS, etc..) for home patients in Northeast MS, Northwest AL, & Southwest TN. IV admixture and supply processing and distribution This position is responsible for coordinating IV admixture and preparation of supplies for distribution to home and walk-in patients.  This includes scheduling of delivery and delivery to patients, using the most cost effective methods, operating within compliancy of State Board of Pharmacy Regulations. Inventory This position is responsible for maintaining appropriate inventory of drugs and supplies tracking of infusion devices and equipment on-site and in the home.  Assisting with monitoring of inventory, turn (keeping turn over as high as possible and inventory as low as possible).  Assists with Controlled Substance...
North Mississippi Health Services Tupelo, MS, USA
May 05, 2021
Full Time
Essential Functions: Sterile Products/Distribution Coordinates Sterile Products/Chemotherapy regimen preparation, scheduling for home/specialty pharmacy and walk-in patients and coordinates shipping & delivery with outside vendors (UPS, etc..) for home patients in Northeast MS, Northwest AL, & Southwest TN. IV admixture and supply processing and distribution This position is responsible for coordinating IV admixture and preparation of supplies for distribution to home and walk-in patients.  This includes scheduling of delivery and delivery to patients, using the most cost effective methods, operating within compliancy of State Board of Pharmacy Regulations. Inventory This position is responsible for maintaining appropriate inventory of drugs and supplies tracking of infusion devices and equipment on-site and in the home.  Assisting with monitoring of inventory, turn (keeping turn over as high as possible and inventory as low as possible).  Assists with Controlled...
North Mississippi Health Services Tupelo, MS, USA
May 05, 2021
Full Time
Transportation Management:    This position receives and transports patients/visitors in a safe and timely manner to their designated site.   Documentation:    Individual documents all requests for transport service in order to provide an accurate and timely tracking system.   Maintenance: The incumbent maintains wheelchairs, stretchers, etc., in a clean and sanitary condition as well as proper working order. Requirements:   High school graduate with 1-2 years documented proficiency in public relations and/or 3-4 years in a public relations capacity with successful demonstrated skills in technical, oral, and written communications. The incumbent must be able to demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to provide age appropriate care to infants, pediatrics, adolescents, adults, and geriatrics.  Must be able to recognize changes or abnormalities in patient condition and report same.
North Mississippi Health Services Tupelo, MS, USA
May 05, 2021
Full Time
Transportation Management:    This position receives and transports patients/visitors in a safe and timely manner to their designated site.   Documentation:    Individual documents all requests for transport service in order to provide an accurate and timely tracking system.   Maintenance: The incumbent maintains wheelchairs, stretchers, etc., in a clean and sanitary condition as well as proper working order. Requirements:   High school graduate with 1-2 years documented proficiency in public relations and/or 3-4 years in a public relations capacity with successful demonstrated skills in technical, oral, and written communications. The incumbent must be able to demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to provide age appropriate care to infants, pediatrics, adolescents, adults, and geriatrics.  Must be able to recognize changes or abnormalities in patient condition and report same.
North Mississippi Health Services Tupelo, MS, USA
May 05, 2021
Full Time
Nursing Care: Direct responsibility of caring for an assigned caseload of patients including those with disorders of specific systems.  Responsibilities include: Development and implementation of, and appropriate revisions to individualized plans of care. Delivery of highest standard of care specific to patient condition/need. Evaluation of effectiveness of the care rendered. Ability to make timely and appropriate decisions based on sound nursing judgment. Supervision of the Home Health Aide. Communication:  Communicates and coordinates patient care with all members of health care team. Documentation:  Implements documentation according to agency guidelines, policies and procedures. Education: Involved with Staff Development Coordinator and Outcomes Managers in development and implementation of educational material and programs for health care team, patients, families/caregivers, and community. Assists with educating clinical staff by case conferencing, joint visits, and structured...
North Mississippi Health Services Tupelo, MS, USA
May 05, 2021
Full Time
Clinical Practice: Uses the nursing process to provide safe, quality patient care and document accordingly. Works to ensure his/her compliance with all NMHS policies and requirements as directed by the Nurse Manager and Educator. Education: Provides patient/family education and acts as a resource for existing staff and new employees. Can participate in the Preceptor class to ensure proper training of new employees Communication: Maintains communication with multidisciplinary team members to provide holistic care to the patient. Attends daily huddles on each unit to ensure proper assignments and identify team members for the shift. Customer Relations: Projects caring, friendly and helpful image to patients and other customers. Utilized the patient’s communication board (white board) to identify name, date, goals, other staff and procedures or test for the day to keep the patients and families informed. Complies by the NMHS behavioral standards. Self-Development: Maintains competency...
North Mississippi Health Services Tupelo, MS, USA
May 04, 2021
Full Time
Essential Functions: Complete NEO and Culture Day. Daily shadow physicians according to schedule that is provided during program. Complete interview with Physician Recruiters while in program. Adhere to employee guidelines Perform with a high level of professional and ethical conduct at all times Must have extensive contact with Physicians and staff Must reflect a positive, caring attitude toward clients, patients, staff and the public we serve.
North Mississippi Health Services Gilmore Dr, Amory, MS 38821, USA
May 04, 2021
Full Time
Responsibilities: Performs specific cleaning duties of assigned areas in accordance with Standard Operating Procedures of the Environmental Services Department Performs other duties as assigned while demonstrating willingness, ability, and team spirit to provide optimal customer satisfaction. Team Work: Never say “That’s not my job:” improve everything I do Work with co-workers of every department to make NMHS better for the patients and their families If you see a spill or trash, take ownership of it and clean it up Work as a team with EVS to ensure that every area is cleaned at a high level daily  Clerical: Complete daily/weekly detail sheets Log in/out of Teletracking with pager number Log in/out of Teletracking for lunch/break Customer Service: Ensures excellent customer service Responds to management and internal departments in a timely manner Locate and define new process improvement opportunities Provides support to co-workers and other departments as required/requested...
North Mississippi Health Services Gilmore Dr, Amory, MS 38821, USA
May 04, 2021
Full Time
Responsibilities: Performs specific cleaning duties of assigned areas in accordance with Standard Operating Procedures of the Environmental Services Department Performs other duties as assigned while demonstrating willingness, ability, and team spirit to provide optimal customer satisfaction.       Team Work: Never say “That’s not my job:” improve everything I do Work with co-workers of every department to make NMHS better for the patients and their families If you see a spill or trash, take ownership of it and clean it up Work as a team with EVS to ensure that every area is cleaned at a high level daily      Clerical: Complete daily/weekly detail sheets Log in/out of Teletracking with pager number Log in/out of Teletracking for lunch/break      Customer Service: Ensures excellent customer service Responds to management and internal departments in a timely manner Locate and define new process improvement opportunities Provides support to co-workers and other departments as...
North Mississippi Health Services Tupelo, MS, USA
May 04, 2021
Full Time
Essential Functions: Complete NEO and Culture Day. Daily shadow physicians according to schedule that is provided during program. Complete interview with Physician Recruiters while in program. Adhere to employee guidelines Perform with a high level of professional and ethical conduct at all times Must have extensive contact with Physicians and staff Must reflect a positive, caring attitude toward clients, patients, staff and the public we serve.
North Mississippi Health Services Gilmore Dr, Amory, MS 38821, USA
May 04, 2021
Full Time
Assessment:   Based on patient assessment, develops, implements, and evaluates plan of patient care Patient Advocate:    Protects patient from potential injury, and contamination of sterile field Daily Assignments: Completes assignments including restocking of supplies and straightening of operating room for next use Responsible for completion of maintenance duties as listed per weekend policy by Monday morning or by the first day following the holiday Documentation: Accurate and complete documentation of nursing care and interventions on appropriate and required records. Customer Service:   Monitors customer service through assessment and evaluation.  Recommends and implements action for improving. Management: Coaches and assists team members in preparation, use and maintenance of operating room, supplies, and equipment. Care of Specimens: Identifies and preserves specimens according to established procedures. Performance Competency:   Maintains performance competency by attending...
North Mississippi Health Services Gilmore Dr, Amory, MS 38821, USA
May 04, 2021
Full Time
Procedure Preparation: Uses procedure preference lists Selects & arranges supplies, instruments and equipment for surgical procedures Maintains sterile set for operation(s) Surgeon Assistant: Assists surgeon(s) by performing supervised (R.N.) duties Primary scrub person Passing instruments, sponges, sutures, catheters, drains and dressings Performs sponge, needle and instrument counts as specified by policy/procedure Assumes care of specimen until turned over to Registered Nurse Patient Advocate:    Protects patients from potential injury and contamination of sterile field Communication/Record-Keeping: Restocks supplies Straightens operating room for next use Must be able to take primary call duties for their specialty (as assigned) Education: Attends required in-services, annual review and educational programs              Regulatory: Knowledge and practice of standards of care, policies/procedures established by North Mississippi Medical Center Requirements: High School...
North Mississippi Health Services West Point, MS 39773, USA
May 04, 2021
PRN
Position Summary The position of “Patient Access Specialist” provides customer-service at all points of entry and by telephone while assuming the responsibility for successful financial outcomes of all patient services. The position plays a key role in the organization’s financial health by facilitating financial clearance prior to or at the time of service and ensures patient demographic and insurance information are correct, resulting in clean claims.   Customer Service: Greets patients in a positive, helpful, and courteous manner – utilizes AIDET. Answers telephone and other incoming communications in a timely and customer-service oriented manner. Replies to inquiries, patient needs for information, and other parties clearly and in a timely manner. If information is not readily available, follows up with responsible party and ascertains that information has been communicated to patient/other. Promotes good intra and inter departmental and public relations. Utilizes bedside...
North Mississippi Health Services Hamilton, MS 39746, USA
May 04, 2021
Position Summary The position of “Patient Access Specialist” provides customer-service at all points of entry and by telephone while assuming the responsibility for successful financial outcomes of all patient services. The position plays a key role in the organization’s financial health by facilitating financial clearance prior to or at the time of service and ensures patient demographic and insurance information are correct, resulting in clean claims.   Customer Service: Greets patients in a positive, helpful, and courteous manner – utilizes AIDET. Answers telephone and other incoming communications in a timely and customer-service oriented manner. Replies to inquiries, patient needs for information, and other parties clearly and in a timely manner. If information is not readily available, follows up with responsible party and ascertains that information has been communicated to patient/other. Promotes good intra and inter departmental and public relations. Utilizes bedside...
North Mississippi Health Services West Point, MS 39773, USA
May 04, 2021
Full Time
Customer Service: Greets patients in a positive, helpful, and courteous manner Answers and directs calls to appropriate personnel; takes messages as needed Directs visitors and physician office patients to correct locations Assists patients with questions about Patient Portal Ensures waiting area and front desk are organized and presentable Obtain demographic and insurance information in a timely and professional manner Admission: Verifies/updates personal information, demographic information, assists with appointment information upon request. Reviews/explains paperwork such as privacy acknowledgement, general consent form, financial responsibility, charity application, Important message from Medicare, Medicare Questionnaire etc. Obtains and scans insurance card(s) into applicable database Verifies insurance eligibility/benefits information and updates in Registration systems. Collects and witnesses required signatures on patient paperwork Receives/posts payments on accounts (i.e....
North Mississippi Health Services Tupelo, MS, USA
May 04, 2021
Full Time
Clinical Practice: Uses the nursing process to provide safe, quality patient care and document accordingly. Works to ensure his/her compliance with all NMHS policies and requirements as directed by the Nurse Manager and Educator. Education: Provides patient/family education and acts as a resource for existing staff and new employees. Can participate in the Preceptor class to ensure proper training of new employees Communication: Maintains communication with multidisciplinary team members to provide holistic care to the patient. Attends daily huddles on each unit to ensure proper assignments and identify team members for the shift. Customer Relations: Projects caring, friendly and helpful image to patients and other customers. Utilized the patient’s communication board (white board) to identify name, date, goals, other staff and procedures or test for the day to keep the patients and families informed. Complies by the NMHS behavioral standards. Self-Development: Maintains competency...
North Mississippi Health Services Tupelo, MS, USA
May 04, 2021
Full Time
Clinical Practice: Uses the nursing process to provide safe, quality patient care and document accordingly. Works to ensure his/her compliance with all NMHS policies and requirements as directed by the Nurse Manager and Educator. Education: Provides patient/family education and acts as a resource for existing staff and new employees. Can participate in the Preceptor class to ensure proper training of new employees Communication: Maintains communication with multidisciplinary team members to provide holistic care to the patient. Attends daily huddles on each unit to ensure proper assignments and identify team members for the shift. Customer Relations: Projects caring, friendly and helpful image to patients and other customers. Utilized the patient’s communication board (white board) to identify name, date, goals, other staff and procedures or test for the day to keep the patients and families informed. Complies by the NMHS behavioral standards. Self-Development: Maintains competency...
North Mississippi Health Services Pontotoc, MS 38863, USA
May 04, 2021
PRN
The role of bedside CLPN delivers vital support in providing direct bedside patient care and appropriate age specific care in an Acute Nursing or Elderly Care facility environment.   Clinical Practice: Exercises highest degree of the nursing process to provide safe, quality patient care and document accordingly. Performs duties of Charge Nurse in absence of the RN, within scope of practice Works to ensure his/her compliance with all NMHS policies and requirements as directed by the Nurse Manager and Educator. Collaboration with clinical team members to admit assigned patients to unit at bedside. Independently processing the discharges for their assigned patients at bedside. Performs treatments, tests, and/or procedures including IV therapy as directed within scope of license. Responsible for maintaining written record of patient care events performed by the incumbent (e.g.: medications, treatments, procedures).   Education: Responsible for keeping patients and families informed...
North Mississippi Health Services Pontotoc, MS 38863, USA
May 04, 2021
PRN
Patient Care: Performs tasks related to routine patient care within an assigned unit under the supervision of a Registered Nurse Assists with patient’s plan of care by providing and/or assisting with activities of daily living, including but not limited to personal hygiene, grooming, mobility, and comfort Effectively and efficiently coordinates daily patient care activities on the nursing unit Assists nursing staff to better facilitate patient admissions, discharges, and transfers. Performs a variety of duties both within and in support of assigned unit as delegated by nursing staff Responds to patient’s call lights/requests and reports to appropriate personnel when necessary Assists patients in meeting nutritional needs, including but not limited to assisting with feeding, providing fluids and supplements. Inventory Control: Orders, stocks, and replenishes unit supplies and necessary equipment in a cost efficient manner Participates in identifying unit financial responsibility...