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
Aug 13, 2020
Recruitment: Plans and implements an effective recruitment strategy for professional, licensed, technical and support personnel. Interviewing: Conducts effective job interviews. Screens applicants to include background checks, references, and verification of education & licensure when appropriate. Communication: Consults with Hiring Managers to identify employment and business needs. Describes available positions, benefits, and the wage/salary program to prospective employees. Searches for qualified applicants using advertising, online tools, job fairs, visiting college campuses, or other innovative methods of sourcing potential talent. Refers qualified applicants to Hiring Managers for employment consideration and follows up with Hiring Managers to determine applicant status. Consultation: Serves as a resource to Leadership for Employment and other Human Resources issues. Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree in Business/Human Resources Administration or a health-related profession;...
North Mississippi Health Services Tupelo, MS, USA
Aug 13, 2020
PRN
Instrument/Equipment Preparation: Decontaminates,  sterilizes and prepares surgical instruments Decontaminates clinical equipment Distributes surgical instruments and clinical equipment Assures quality instrument set preparation Monitors and re-stocks supplies and equipment Communication: Accurately and effectively communicates with Central Sterile Processing (CSP) and Surgical Staff Record-Keeping: Monitors and records biological testing of sterilization processes Education: Attends required in-services, annual review and educational programs              Regulation: Adheres to NMHS/NMMC Policies/Procedures/Guidelines Complies with appropriate Local/State/Federal policies/procedures/guideline/regulations/laws/statues Requirements: High School graduate or equivalent; required Graduate of an accredited school of Surgical Technology preferred; or 5 yrs recent experience as ORT. Certified as a Registered Central Service Technician (CRCST); required (after 1 year of employment in...
North Mississippi Health Services Tupelo, MS, USA
Aug 13, 2020
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 Mississippi, USA
Aug 07, 2020
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
Aug 07, 2020
Responsibilities: Performs daily floor care, stripping/refinishing and carpet care in all areas of the hospital in accordance with Standard Operating Procedures of the Environmental Services Department. This individual may be called upon to perform all facets of cleaning department/hospital standards. 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 floor care tracking sheet as assigned by manager 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 Follow...
North Mississippi Health Services West Point, MS 39773, USA
Aug 07, 2020
Testing Accurately and safely performs and records results of laboratory tests in a timely manner while maintaining quality control standards. Inventory Assists in maintaining department inventory. Education Participates in continuing education programs and trains Medical Technology students. Caring Fulfills the responsibilities of this position in a caring manner and interacts with the patient population of neonates, pediatrics, adolescents, adults, and geriatrics. Requirements: To fulfill the requirement of this position, the incumbent must be a certified Medical Technologist by a nationally recognized certifying agency which requires a Bachelor's degree, including one year of training in an accredited Medical Technology Program. If non-certified at the time of employment, the incumbent must pass the certifying exam within 12 months after incumbent’s graduation from an accredited Medical Technology Program. It is desirable...
North Mississippi Health Services Eupora, MS 39744, USA
Aug 03, 2020
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...
RN
North Mississippi Health Services Hamilton, MS 39746, USA
Jul 31, 2020
Patient Care: Provides a wide variety of nursing activities to support the medical plan of care in compliance with hospital/departmental policies and procedures. Documentation: Assist in maintaining patient records, unit records and reports. Contributes to nursing care plan. Teaching: Provides patient/family teaching necessary for continuing care during and after discharge Requirements: Must be licensed to practice as an L.P.N. in the state of Mississippi. Must meet continuing education requirements. Maintains knowledge and resources necessary to provide care for adolescent, newborn/infant, adult and geriatrics patients.
North Mississippi Health Services Eupora, MS 39744, USA
Jul 31, 2020
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...
North Mississippi Health Services Tupelo, MS, USA
Jul 30, 2020
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...
North Mississippi Health Services Tupelo, MS, USA
Jul 29, 2020
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...