UnityPoint Health - St. Luke's Hospital

1026 A Avenue NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52406
Phone:
(319) 369-7275
Web:
unitypoint.org

Description

About St. Luke's Hospital - At UnityPoint Health - St. Luke's, our top priority is you - it's putting you in the center of everything we do.  We understand who you turn to for healthcare is a choice. That's why we want to thank you for choosing St. Luke's. Your vote of confidence is more than simply a compliment - it's an ongoing mission for our team to continue providing patients in eastern Iowa with the very best healthcare possible.

Living our mission - Our mission is to give the healthcare we'd like our loved ones to receive. At St. Luke's, our mission runs deep - guiding everything we do. Learn more about how St. Luke's provides compassionate care through our patient stories. Superior healthcare - What makes a superior healthcare experience? When a hospital combines the best technology, innovation and personal expertise all the while putting you first - At St. Luke's, we do just that. We are proud of our many accomplishments and the quality healthcare provided at St. Luke's. In addition, Cedar Rapids was recognized nationally for providing high-quality healthcare at a low cost. We are also located in the Medical Quarter, close to the PCI Medical Pavilion.

Supporting our community - St. Luke's has been a committed and involved member of the Cedar Rapids community since its founding more than 125 years ago. Part of that commitment is providing financial assistance to the underinsured and uninsured. We also offer a number of services to help our community live thriving, healthy lives.

At a Glance -

Licensed Beds:  532

Admissions:  17,869

ER Visits:  53,284

Births:  2,552

Surgeries:  24,553

Volunteer hours:  104,000

Employees:  3,563

Awards

Magnet Award for Excellence in Nursing - St. Luke's Hospital has succeeded in achieving Magnet recognition for the second time from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), signifying successful implementation of the national Magnet standards for nursing excellence. U.S. News & World Report names St. Luke's high performing.

UnityPoint Health – St. Luke’s Hospital is among the nation’s Best Regional Hospitals, according to U.S. News and World Report.  St. Luke’s is ranked third in Iowa and is recognized as one of America’s high-performing hospitals in five specialties in the U.S. News & World Report 2014-15 edition. CARF Accreditation

St. Luke's is the first rehabilitation program in Iowa to receive the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) Inpatient Rehabilitation Stroke Specialty Program accreditation. St. Luke's Brain Injury Program also received accreditation and St. Luke's Inpatient Rehabilitation unit received a three-year accreditation - the twelfth consecutive three-year accreditation for the unit. St. Luke's was designated as one of the 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals in 2013. The 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals is an annual, quantitative study that identifies the nation's best providers of cardiovascular service.  Selected from more than 1,000 U.S. hospitals, these winners provide top-notch care and set new standards for the healthcare industry. Top 100 Hospital

St. Luke's has been rated as one of the nation's Top 100 Hospitals five times. St. Luke's earned this award in 2013, 2012, 2009, 2005 and 2004. We are the only hospital in Eastern Iowa that has earned this distinction 5 times. The award evaluates nearly 3,000 hospitals and recognizes the top 100 that have achieved excellence in patient outcomes, patient safety, treatment standards, patient satisfaction, efficiency and financial stability. UnityPoint Health  "Most Wired" Prioritizes New Technologies to Advance Care Coordination UnityPoint Health was recognized for the third year in a row as one of the nation's "Most Wired Health Systems" by Hospitals & Health Networks magazine. UnityPoint Health received the honor for its adoption of technology designed to improve and coordinate patient care. Top 100 Most Social Media Friendly Hospitals. St. Luke’s was recently named to the list of the nation’s Top 100 Most Social Media Friendly Hospitals. St. Luke’s is included on the 2014 list alongside organizations, such as Mayo Clinic, Cleveland Clinic and Rush University Medical Center. The staff at NurseJournal.org evaluated over 800 hospitals. Facebook and Twitter statistics were collected to determine which hospitals were doing the best job of connecting with their patients through social media. St. Luke’s Hospital was named a 2014/2015 Consumer Choice Award by National Research Corporation, as announced in the Oct. 13 issue of Modern Healthcare magazine. The annual award identifies hospitals across the United States that health care consumers choose as having the highest quality and image. The Consumer Choice Award is based on the hospital that ranks #1 in the following metrics from National Research Corporation's Market Insights study: Best Overall Quality, Best Image/Reputation, Best Doctors and Best Nurses. In 2014, St. Luke's Hospital was named to the Becker's Hospital Review 100 Great Hospitals in America, a compilation of some of the most prominent, forward-thinking and focused healthcare facilities2 in the nation. In addition, St. Luke's was named to the Becker's Hospital Review's list of 100 Hospitals With Great Heart Programs, which recognizes hospitals that have some of the most well-respected heart programs in the country. Best in the Corridor - In 2014, St. Luke's Hospital was also named as the Best Hospital in the Corridor by the Corridor Business Journal.  Breast Cancer Accreditation - St. Luke's Hospital has been granted a three-year/full accreditation designation by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC), a program administered by the American College of Surgeons.  Accreditation by the NAPBC is only given to those centers that have voluntarily committed to provide the highest level of quality breast care and that undergo a rigorous evaluation process and review of their performance.Certified Quality Breast Center - St. Luke's Hospital Breast and Bone Health has recently been recognized as a Certified Quality Breast Center in the National Quality Measures for Breast Centers Program™. This distinguished honor represents a commitment by this breast center to provide the highest level of quality breast health care to patients in their community. Cancer Program Accreditation- The cancer program at St. Luke's Hospital earned a three-year approval with commendation from the Commission on Cancer (CoC) of the American College of Surgeons. Established in 1922 by the American College of Surgeons, the Commission on Cancer is a consortium of professional organizations dedicated to improving survival rates and quality of life for cancer patients through standard-setting, prevention, research, education and the monitoring of comprehensive, quality care.

Cancer Care Outstanding Achievement Award - The Commission on Cancer (CoC) of the American College of Surgeons granted St. Luke's Cancer Care the Outstanding Achievement Award as a result of surveys performed during 2010. St. Luke's is one of a select group of 90 currently accredited and newly accredited cancer programs across the United States.  CEO Cancer Gold Standard™ accreditation, recognizing St. Luke's extraordinary commitment to the health of our employees and their families. The CEO Cancer Gold Standard™ calls for companies to evaluate their health benefits and corporate culture and take extensive, concrete actions in five key areas of health and wellness to fight cancer in the workplace. Chest Pain Accreditation - St. Luke's received Chest Pain Center Accreditation from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC), an international organization dedicated to eliminating heart disease as the number one cause of death worldwide. IRPE Award - St. Luke's received a gold Iowa Recognition for Performance Excellence (IRPE) award in 2010, which recognizes organizations that have completed a strenuous review and evaluation of their leadership, strategic planning, customer focus, measurement, analysis and knowledge management, human resource focus, process management and results. Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO)- Certification is awarded JCAHO, which evaluates and accredits nearly 17,000 health-care organizations and programs in the United States. St. Luke's met all of the standards in all areas of evaluation. JCAHO has also accredited St. Luke's Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Home Medical Equipment & Palliative Care .St. Luke's has earned the Gold Seal of Approval for Disease-Specific Care Certification from The Joint Commission for its heart failure, palliative care and hip and knee joint replacement programs. St. Luke's has also been re-certified as a Primary Stroke Center by The Joint Commission People's Choice Award

Each year, the National Research Corporation (NRC) publicly recognizes the nation's top hospitals with their prestigious Consumer Choice Award. For the past seven years, St. Luke's was identified as a hospital that "healthcare consumers have chosen as having the highest quality and image. "Beacon Award - The Beacon Award for Critical Care Excellence is an award given by the American Association of Critical Care Nurses and specifically designated to recognize the nation's top hospital critical care units. Critical care units that receive the Beacon Award will have exhibited high quality standards, exceptional care of patients and their families and healthy work environments. Heart & Stroke Advanced Certification in Heart Failure - St. Luke's Hospital received advanced certification in Heart Failure from the Joint Commission and the American Heart Association. St. Luke's is the only hospital in Iowa with this certification.

Primary Stroke Center - St. Luke's Hospital is certified as a Primary Stroke Center by the Joint Commission, the American Stroke Association and the American Heart Association.

Top 100 Heart Hospital - St. Luke's Hospital was named one of the nation's Top 100 Heart Hospitals in 2004, 2007 and 2008. This means heart patients at St. Luke's have fewer complications, better outcomes and higher survival rates. Blue Distinction Center for Cardiac Care - St. Luke's was selected by Blue Cross Blue Shield for demonstrating a commitment to quality care, resulting in better overall outcomes for cardiac patients. Cardiovascular Rehabilitation Program Certification - St. Luke's Cardiac Rehab program is certified by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation which recognizes outstanding programs that follow best practices in patient care and program management. Get With the Guidelines Award - In 2013, St. Luke's received the Get With The Guidelines - Heart Failure Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award from the American Heart Association, with recognition for at least 24 months of 85% or higher adherence on all achievement measures for heart failure and stroke.  St. Luke's also received the Silver Achievement for Mission: Lifeline for consistently applying the latest scientific treatment guidelines for in-hospital cardiac resuscitation. Top Heart Hospital - American College of Cardiology Platinum Performance Achievement Award - St. Luke's received the American College of Cardiology Foundation's NCDR ACTION Registry-GWTG Platinum Performance Achievement Award for 2012.   Blue Distinction Center for Spine and Hip & Knee Replacement Surgeries - St. Luke's was selected by Wellmark for demonstrating a commitment to quality care, resulting in better overall outcomes for spine surgery and hip and knee replacement patients.

Premium Total Joint Specialty Center - St. Luke's Hospital is proud to be selected as a UnitedHealth Premium Total Joint Specialty Center. UnitedHealthCare evaluated our associates, services and procedures using specific quality criteria and guidelines based on nationally recognized standards and expert advice.  Family Centered Care- St. Luke's Women's and Children's Center is the first birth care center in the nation to receive the national award for outstanding Family Centered Maternity Care. Family Centered Maternity Care is an approach to providing care for women and their families that integrates pregnancy, childbirth, postpartum, and infant care into the continuum of the family life as normal, healthy life events.

First NICU Family Support Site in Iowa- The March of Dimes has selected St. Luke's NICU as Iowa's first and only site to house a new program called March of Dimes NICU Family Support. The project's purpose is to provide information and emotional support to families of critically ill newborns being cared for in a neonatal intensive care unit.

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04.22.2019
Revenue Cycle Improvement Analyzes data to identify opportunities for process improvement. Develop and produce reporting that will create accountability and drive change. Develops and completes critical Revenue Cycle projects by collaborating...
04.22.2019
Key Accountability Performs non-invasive cardiac procedures which includes explaining procedure, , inputting demographics, patient hook-up for echo, perform calculations, load study on PACS, and organize data for physicians. Assure that...
04.22.2019
Performs cardiology, diagnostic, and follow-up procedures for patients. Transportation of patients to/from the Cardiology Department. Establishes pre/post care and assessment of the patients. Counsels patients and their families. Orients new...
04.22.2019
Performs cardiology, diagnostic, and follow-up procedures for patients. Transportation of patients to/from the Cardiology Department. Establishes pre/post care and assessment of the patients. Counsels patients and their families. Orients new...
04.22.2019
Professional Growth: Attends appropriate training programs, unit meetings and other mandatory meetings. Maintains BCLS certification. Seeks to be involved in unit improvements, quality projects, and other enhancements to patient care....
04.22.2019
Professional Growth: Attends appropriate training programs, unit meetings and other mandatory meetings. Maintains BCLS certification. Seeks to be involved in unit improvements, quality projects, and other enhancements to patient care....
04.22.2019
Professional Growth: Attends appropriate training programs, unit meetings and other mandatory meetings. Maintains BCLS certification. Seeks to be involved in unit improvements, quality projects, and other enhancements to patient care....
04.22.2019
Professional Growth: Attends appropriate training programs, unit meetings and other mandatory meetings. Maintains BCLS certification. Seeks to be involved in unit improvements, quality projects, and other enhancements to patient care....
04.22.2019
Clinical Excellence/Patient Care Ensures quality and safe delivery of services to patients according to care plan. Uses equipment and supplies safely, effectively, and efficiently. Consistently utilizes a patient-centered approach considering...
04.22.2019
Assist in the delivery of primary health care services and patient care management. Demonstrates competence in the skills necessary to carry out assigned duties. Administer medications by all routes. Apply Nursing Process (Assessment,...
04.22.2019
Assist in the delivery of primary health care services and patient care management. Demonstrates competence in the skills necessary to carry out assigned duties. Administer medications by all routes. Apply Nursing Process (Assessment,...
04.22.2019
and in collaboration with nursing and other healthcare professionals. Acts as a resource and coordinates the development of staff providing leadership in the adaption of evidence-based protocols and policies. This position is responsible for...
04.22.2019
Strategic Sourcing, Value Analysis & Supply Chain Management Responsible for the review all new product submission requests. Manage the System New Product Request Process. Collaborate with stakeholders and team members to facilitate Value...
04.22.2019
Customer Service/Patient Care - 70% annually Prepares, organizes, assembles and cooks from scratch or convenience all meats, entree, casseroles, soup, starches, vegetables, sauces, and bakery products etc. to provide menu selections for patient,...
04.22.2019
Essential Functions Develop and execute strategies to secure gifts to UnityPoint Health - St. Lukes and St. Lukes College. Collaborate with other areas of the health system to identify potential donors. Assist Foundation staff to formulate and...
04.22.2019
To assess the health status of patients presenting for treatment in the Emergency Department, follow established practice guidelines, procedures and give specific patient care directions to nursing and other staff. Obtain medical histories and...
04.22.2019
To assess the health status of patients presenting for treatment in the Emergency Department, follow established practice guidelines, procedures and give specific patient care directions to nursing and other staff. Obtain medical histories and...
04.22.2019
Average 20-25 patients per day - schedule is flexible No inpatient call coverage - Hospitalist Program is fully utilized except for OB No weekend or evening hours except when on call Outpatient call is 1:7 triaged first through MyNurse...
04.22.2019
Practice Details: Average of 40 patients/per day Averages call is 1x every couple months 3 exam rooms for each physician 2 ORs for you when in surgery center Brand new Olympus equipment for EGDs and colon scopes
04.22.2019
Average of 18 patients/day Excellent communication (written and verbal), analytical, and problem-solving skills Improve the health of the people and communities we serve
04.22.2019
Responsible for creating a culture of collaboration, innovation, learning, teamwork and professional practice, consistent with the mission, vision and values of the company. Establish effective mechanisms of communication with staff, providers,...
04.22.2019
Maintain a clean, safe, and attractive environment throughout the Medical Center for our customers Routinely clean patient rooms, nursing units, surgical areas, administrative offices, laboratory areas, waiting areas and public restrooms...
04.22.2019
Maintain a clean, safe, and attractive environment throughout the Medical Center for our customers Routinely clean patient rooms, nursing units, surgical areas, administrative offices, laboratory areas, waiting areas and public restrooms...
04.22.2019
Maintain a clean, safe, and attractive environment throughout the Medical Center for our customers Routinely clean patient rooms, nursing units, surgical areas, administrative offices, laboratory areas, waiting areas and public restrooms...
04.22.2019
Coding Quality Services Performs ongoing internal coding quality reviews to ensure that coding is compliant and accurate for proper reimbursement. Evaluate accuracy and sequencing of ICD-10 CM/PCS, CPT, HCPC codes for a variety of patient types...
  1. Ambulatory Revenue Cycle Analyst - Fort Dodge and Sioux City Region Cedar Rapids, IA
    Revenue Cycle Improvement Analyzes data to identify opportunities for process improvement. Develop and produce reporting that will create accountability and drive change. Develops and completes critical Revenue Cycle projects by collaborating...
  2. Cardiac Sonographer - UnityPoint Health/Cardiovascular Associates Cedar Rapids, IA
    Key Accountability Performs non-invasive cardiac procedures which includes explaining procedure, , inputting demographics, patient hook-up for echo, perform calculations, load study on PACS, and organize data for physicians. Assure that...
  3. Cath Lab Technician Cedar Rapids, IA
    Performs cardiology, diagnostic, and follow-up procedures for patients. Transportation of patients to/from the Cardiology Department. Establishes pre/post care and assessment of the patients. Counsels patients and their families. Orients new...
  4. Cath Lab Technician - $5,000 Sign-On Bonus Cedar Rapids, IA
    Performs cardiology, diagnostic, and follow-up procedures for patients. Transportation of patients to/from the Cardiology Department. Establishes pre/post care and assessment of the patients. Counsels patients and their families. Orients new...
  5. Certified Nursing Assistant-Medical/Telemetry Cedar Rapids, IA
    Professional Growth: Attends appropriate training programs, unit meetings and other mandatory meetings. Maintains BCLS certification. Seeks to be involved in unit improvements, quality projects, and other enhancements to patient care....
  6. Certified Nursing Assistant-NICU Cedar Rapids, IA
    Professional Growth: Attends appropriate training programs, unit meetings and other mandatory meetings. Maintains BCLS certification. Seeks to be involved in unit improvements, quality projects, and other enhancements to patient care....
  7. Certified Nursing Assistant-Surgery/Oncology - Days Cedar Rapids, IA
    Professional Growth: Attends appropriate training programs, unit meetings and other mandatory meetings. Maintains BCLS certification. Seeks to be involved in unit improvements, quality projects, and other enhancements to patient care....
  8. Certified Nursing Assistant-Surgery/Oncology - Nights Cedar Rapids, IA
    Professional Growth: Attends appropriate training programs, unit meetings and other mandatory meetings. Maintains BCLS certification. Seeks to be involved in unit improvements, quality projects, and other enhancements to patient care....
  9. Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant Cedar Rapids, IA
    Clinical Excellence/Patient Care Ensures quality and safe delivery of services to patients according to care plan. Uses equipment and supplies safely, effectively, and efficiently. Consistently utilizes a patient-centered approach considering...
  10. Clinical Nurse or LPN or CMA Cedar Rapids, IA
    Assist in the delivery of primary health care services and patient care management. Demonstrates competence in the skills necessary to carry out assigned duties. Administer medications by all routes. Apply Nursing Process (Assessment,...
  11. Clinical Nurse OR LPN OR CMA- AS NEEDED Cedar Rapids, IA
    Assist in the delivery of primary health care services and patient care management. Demonstrates competence in the skills necessary to carry out assigned duties. Administer medications by all routes. Apply Nursing Process (Assessment,...
  12. Clinical Nurse Specialist - Surgical Services Cedar Rapids, IA
    and in collaboration with nursing and other healthcare professionals. Acts as a resource and coordinates the development of staff providing leadership in the adaption of evidence-based protocols and policies. This position is responsible for...
  13. Clinical Value Analysis Coordinator Cedar Rapids, IA
    Strategic Sourcing, Value Analysis & Supply Chain Management Responsible for the review all new product submission requests. Manage the System New Product Request Process. Collaborate with stakeholders and team members to facilitate Value...
  14. Cook-Back Kitchen Cedar Rapids, IA
    Customer Service/Patient Care - 70% annually Prepares, organizes, assembles and cooks from scratch or convenience all meats, entree, casseroles, soup, starches, vegetables, sauces, and bakery products etc. to provide menu selections for patient,...
  15. Director Annual Giving Foundation Cedar Rapids, IA
    Essential Functions Develop and execute strategies to secure gifts to UnityPoint Health - St. Lukes and St. Lukes College. Collaborate with other areas of the health system to identify potential donors. Assist Foundation staff to formulate and...
  16. Emergency - NP/PA- Sioux City, IA Cedar Rapids, IA
    To assess the health status of patients presenting for treatment in the Emergency Department, follow established practice guidelines, procedures and give specific patient care directions to nursing and other staff. Obtain medical histories and...
  17. Emergency Medicine Physician- Sioux City, IA Cedar Rapids, IA
    To assess the health status of patients presenting for treatment in the Emergency Department, follow established practice guidelines, procedures and give specific patient care directions to nursing and other staff. Obtain medical histories and...
  18. Family Medicine/ OB Physician- Sioux City, IA Cedar Rapids, IA
    Average 20-25 patients per day - schedule is flexible No inpatient call coverage - Hospitalist Program is fully utilized except for OB No weekend or evening hours except when on call Outpatient call is 1:7 triaged first through MyNurse...
  19. Gastroenterologist- Physician- Sioux City, IA Cedar Rapids, IA
    Practice Details: Average of 40 patients/per day Averages call is 1x every couple months 3 exam rooms for each physician 2 ORs for you when in surgery center Brand new Olympus equipment for EGDs and colon scopes
  20. General Surgery- Physician, Sioux City Cedar Rapids, IA
    Average of 18 patients/day Excellent communication (written and verbal), analytical, and problem-solving skills Improve the health of the people and communities we serve
  21. HME Retail Sales Representative Cedar Rapids, IA
    Responsible for creating a culture of collaboration, innovation, learning, teamwork and professional practice, consistent with the mission, vision and values of the company. Establish effective mechanisms of communication with staff, providers,...
  22. Housekeeper - Days Cedar Rapids, IA
    Maintain a clean, safe, and attractive environment throughout the Medical Center for our customers Routinely clean patient rooms, nursing units, surgical areas, administrative offices, laboratory areas, waiting areas and public restrooms...
  23. Housekeeper - Evenings Cedar Rapids, IA
    Maintain a clean, safe, and attractive environment throughout the Medical Center for our customers Routinely clean patient rooms, nursing units, surgical areas, administrative offices, laboratory areas, waiting areas and public restrooms...
  24. Housekeeper - Nights Cedar Rapids, IA
    Maintain a clean, safe, and attractive environment throughout the Medical Center for our customers Routinely clean patient rooms, nursing units, surgical areas, administrative offices, laboratory areas, waiting areas and public restrooms...
  25. Inpatient Coding Quality Analyst Cedar Rapids, IA
    Coding Quality Services Performs ongoing internal coding quality reviews to ensure that coding is compliant and accurate for proper reimbursement. Evaluate accuracy and sequencing of ICD-10 CM/PCS, CPT, HCPC codes for a variety of patient types...