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
Mar 01, 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 935 US-51, Madison, MS 39110, USA
Feb 26, 2021
Full Time
Patient Care: Accurately and safely performs and records lab procedures in a timely manner while maintaining quality control standards. Equipment Maintenance: Responsible for proper use and care of lab equipment and supplies. Inventory and Supplies: Responsible for maintaining and/or ordering proper levels of inventory and supplies needed in the clinic for cost efficient, quality care of patients. Regulatory Knowledge: Responsible for practicing in accordance with JCAHO, CLIA, State Board of Health, and OSHA standards. Requirements: Require completion of a two year accredited Medical Laboratory Technologist program with appropriate licensure and certification. High school diploma required, combination of experience and education or an Associate’s Degree from accredited college program with MLT licensure from ASCP. Prefer previous medical office or hospital experience. Maintains and enhances knowledge and skills in current technology to provide care to infants, pediatrics,...
North Mississippi Health Services 935 US-51, Madison, MS 39110, USA
Feb 26, 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
Feb 26, 2021
Full Time
Basic Requirements: Properly prepares /cooks /re-thermalizes cold & hot foods to a high level of quality and ensure safe food. Follows recipes and instructions for proper use of equipment to ensure the best quality food as scheduled. Efficiently uses and supplies, utilizes proper portion controls, and leftovers techniques. Presents /merchandises all foods attractively in an eye appealing manner. Serves on tray lines, delivers /returns carts, ware & pot washing, mops floors, cleaning / sanitizes equipment. Assists with inventory, ordering, receiving and proper storage of foods. Assures high quality food for all types of food service, including café and catering. When assigned to the cash register, greets customers and charges & registers all items consistently. When assigned to the cash register, makes change correctly and directs customers to other areas of service. Interacts effectively with all customers displaying a friendly personality and willingness to help....
North Mississippi Health Services Tupelo, MS, USA
Feb 26, 2021
PRN
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
Feb 26, 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
Feb 26, 2021
PRN
Testing: Phlebotomy is a heavily invasive procedure requiring the phlebotomist to perform a complex sequence of maneuvers both properly and safely. These diverse procedures include venipuncture, fingersticks, heelsticks, assisting physicians with bone marrow collection, performing template bleeding times and limited bedside laboratory testing including bedside glucose and I-STAT testing. Results of these laboratory tests are recorded and reported in a timely manner while maintaining quality control standards. Makes rounds or trips to various on and off campus sites to gather non-laboratory collected specimens and statuses these specimens received in LIS system. Completes specimen processing and aliquoting and delivery of appropriate specimens to proper laboratory section for testing. Inventory: Assists in maintaining department inventory. Education: Participates in continuing education programs and trains new phlebotomists. Caring :...
North Mississippi Health Services Baldwyn, MS, USA
Feb 26, 2021
Full Time
Basic Requirements: Properly prepares /cooks /re-thermalizes cold & hot foods to a high level of quality and ensure safe food. Follows recipes and instructions for proper use of equipment to ensure the best quality food as scheduled. Efficiently uses and supplies, utilizes proper portion controls, and leftovers techniques. Presents /merchandises all foods attractively in an eye appealing manner. Serves on tray lines, delivers /returns carts, ware & pot washing, mops floors, cleaning / sanitizes equipment. Assists with inventory, ordering, receiving and proper storage of foods. Assures high quality food for all types of food service, including café and catering. When assigned to the cash register, greets customers and charges & registers all items consistently. When assigned to the cash register, makes change correctly and directs customers to other areas of service. Interacts effectively with all customers displaying a friendly personality and willingness to help....
North Mississippi Health Services West Point, MS 39773, USA
Feb 26, 2021
PRN
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
Feb 26, 2021
PRN
Job Summary: In an effort to provide complete customer satisfaction, this position should accurately listen and respond appropriately to requests made by transferring physicians, hospitals, and peers. To ensure patients are assigned rooms in an expedient manner, this position will utilize all critical resources within the organization to expedite this process. This position should give high priority to customer service and complete customer satisfaction. This position must ensure all paperwork and computer entry is checked for accuracy and continually enhances their knowledge regarding processes. This position will coordinate the successful transfer and placement of patients entering via the Patient Logistics Command Center access. This position will effectively communicate with the surgery department, emergency department, nursing units, physician offices, and outlying facilities to ensure appropriate placement of patients in a timely manner. This position must be able to adjust...
North Mississippi Health Services 935 US-51, Madison, MS 39110, USA
Feb 26, 2021
Customer Service: Greets patients in a positive, helpful, and courteous manner Answers and directs calls to appropriate personnel; takes messages is needed Assist patient in registering for Patient Portal Ensures waiting area and front desk are organized and presentable Admission: Verify/update personal information, demographics, and appointment time Review/explain paperwork such as patient rights, financial responsibility, charity application, medical releases, etc. Obtains and scans insurance card(s) into applicable database Verifies insurance eligibility/benefits Gathers required signatures on patient paperwork Receives/posts payments on accounts (i.e. co-payment, past due balances) and provides receipt for payment Prints and applies armbands to patients (if applicable) Escorts patients or arranges for transport to assigned room or service area Discharge: Schedules/reschedules appointments and procedures as needed/requested Provides financial counseling and/or assistance with...
North Mississippi Health Services Tupelo, MS, USA
Feb 26, 2021
Full Time
Patient Care: A nationally registered paramedic who functions using assessment skills and written protocols to provide emergency care in a prompt, resourceful and efficient manner to all patients transported via ambulance services. They must be able to assess, intervene, organize, direct and evaluate patient’s condition. The Paramedic works both the pre-hospital area and inside the hospital under the direction of Medical Control. Transport: Provides safe appropriate level care transport of patients (emergency and routine.) Communication: Maintains communication with multi-disciplinary team members through a variety of channels to provide care to the patient. Customer Relations: As a highly visible member of the hospital, the Paramedic will project the caring, friendly, and servant image of NMHS to employees, other hospital/pre-hospital workers, and the community on or off duty. Self Development: The Paramedic will maintain competency by staying informed of changing...
North Mississippi Health Services 935 US-51, Madison, MS 39110, USA
Feb 26, 2021
Full Time
Patient Care: Provides a wide variety of nursing functions to support the medical plan of care in compliance with hospital/departmental policies and procedures. Documentation: Assist in maintaining patient records through daily nursing summaries, Medicare charting, acute care charting and accurate medication administration records. Contributes to nursing care plan. Teaching: Provides patient/family teaching necessary for continuing care during and after discharge. IV Therapy: Performs IV therapy utilizing hospital guidelines. Requirements: Must be licensed to practice as an LPN in the State of Mississippi Must complete certified LPN course; maintain current AHA CPR certification Must meet continuing education requirements as defined Maintains knowledge and skills necessary to provide age appropriate care Re-certify CLPN course and licensure every 2 years Must complete 24-32 hours orientation MIS computer training.
North Mississippi Health Services Tupelo, MS, USA
Feb 26, 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
Feb 26, 2021
Full Time
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...
North Mississippi Health Services Tupelo, MS, USA
Feb 26, 2021
Full Time
Customer Service: Ensures excellent customer services Fulfills responsibilities in a caring manner with members, community members, staffs, and guests Office Operations: Performs front desk operations and child care attendant as requested. Answers and responds to incoming telephone calls and inquiries. Performs all related new member responsibilities. Performs point of sale and pro shop operation. Schedules new member enrollment appointments Marketing: Responsible for providing information on all special programs for individual and corporate memberships. Accountable for providing information on individual and corporate memberships. Requirements: Must have a High School Diploma or Equivalent Proven communication skills and interpersonal skills Experience working with management, professionals, and general public. Experience in customer service. Maintain current CPR certification. Must have knowledge and skills needed to proficiently serve the people with a caring attitude....
North Mississippi Health Services Tupelo, MS, USA
Feb 26, 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
Feb 26, 2021
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
Feb 26, 2021
Full Time
Customer Service: Ensures delivery of outstanding customer service in the performance of assigned duties Schedule/Pre-Certify/Pre-Registration: Responsible for scheduling/rescheduling, pre-certifying, and pre-registering patients for appointments, diagnostic tests, and outpatient procedures as ordered by referring physician Notifies appropriate personnel when there is a scheduling conflict (i.e. additional appointment, double-booking of appointments) Obtains necessary information required for scheduling, pre-certification, and pre-registration Obtains and/or verifies patient’s demographics, insurance information/eligibility, and benefits Responsible for informing patients and/or physician staff of the proper preparation and instructions for the tests ordered Notifies patient of the location of the appointment, test, and/or procedure Communication: Responsible for answering the telephone in a courteous and professional manner Maintain effective communication with physician offices...