Company: MercyOne Des Moines Medical Center
Location: West Des Moines
Posted on: April 5, 2021
Overview: MercyOne Central Iowa operates four not-for-profit,
Catholic medical centers in Des Moines, West Des Moines, Newton and
Centerville and two specialty hospitals - MercyOne Children's
Hospital in Des Moines and MercyOne Rehabilitation Hospital in
Clive (965 beds total) - along with more than 20 additional
facilities that house more than 50 primary care, pediatric,
internal medicine and specialty clinics. Founded by the Sisters of
Mercy in 1893, MercyOne Central Iowa has the longest continually
operating hospital in Des Moines and is also one of the largest
employers in the state, with more than 7,000 employees and a
medical staff of more than 1,000 physicians and allied health
associates. MercyOne Central Iowa is a member of MercyOne, which
was founded in 1998 through a collaboration between CommonSpirit
Health and Trinity Health - two of the country's foremost,
not-for-profit Catholic health organizations. MercyOne has more
than 20,000 colleagues in Iowa and surrounding states.
Responsibilities We are looking for a responsible and compassionate
Registered Nurse with top-notch clinical skills, a caring attitude,
and the ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
This will be a. 3 FTE position with day clinic hours. It is also
important to display excellent verbal and written communication and
interpersonal skills as well as the ability to effectively educate
patients and their families. As a Registered Nurse, you will be
responsible for delivering the highest quality patient care
according to the specific orders of each patient's individual
physician. This role involves working at both the main MercyOne
campus office and the West Lakes office on a rotating basisKey
- Applies professional nursing skills in the provision of the
treatment of ill and injured patients utilizing the four aspects of
the nursing process: assessment, planning, implementation, and
- Demonstrates ability to recognize and assess emergency needs of
patients and initiate therapeutic procedures as needed within their
scope of practice.
- Evaluates patient and family understanding of treatment plan
- Assists with a variety of procedures and exams
- Provides patient/family or caregiver education and counseling
in recognition and solution of physical, emotional, and
environmental health problems.
MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:
- Possession of a current license as a RN issued by the State of
- Basic Life Support (BLS) for the Healthcare Provider certified
or obtained within three (3) months of hire.
- Proof of completion of Mandatory Reporter abuse training
specific to population served within three (3) months of hire.
CommonSpirit Health participates in E-verify.
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registed, registered nurse, surgery, tcu, transitional
Keywords: MercyOne Des Moines Medical Center, West Des Moines , Clinic RN, Healthcare , West Des Moines, Iowa
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