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Mercy Medical Center Clinton RN Primghar Hospital FT Rotating Shifts in MercyOne Primghar Medical Center & Clinics - Primghar, Iowa

Employment Type:

Full time


Rotating Shift


Your best life. Our one purpose.

At MercyOne Siouxland, we are dedicated to the well-being of both our colleagues and the patients they serve. Elevating patient-centered care comes from the efforts of all colleagues.

What we offer:

We care about your wellbeing, both physical and mental, which is why our benefit package includes:

  • Wellness programs

  • Education reimbursement

  • Personalized health insurance plans including dental and vision

  • Paid time off

  • Long- and short-term leave

  • Retirement planning

  • Life insurance coverage

About the job:

Under limited supervision, provides nursing care to assigned patients by utilizing the nursing process and meeting the established standards within the nursing department. Is accountable for assigned patients, demonstrates understanding of nursing and its issues and is an advocate for patient/families and nursing.

What you will do:

  • Utilizing the nursing process, efficiently identifies actual and potential problems and develops/carries out the plan of care for the complex patient; specific to the age of the patients population identified within the department/unit standards.

  • Initiates, and revises as necessary, the plan of care which meets the unit standards.

  • Promotes and maintains a safe and calm environment for complex patients by ensuring appropriate supplies, equipment, and patient/family needs.

  • Implements nursing intervention and adapts care based on changes in patient condition, consultation with other professionals and patient/family needs.

  • Makes clinical decisions independently based on scientific principles, systematic approach and experience.

  • Identifies actual and potential risk to patients and/or families and initiates appropriate action to minimize risk

  • Administers medications and treatments/procedures as directed, and as appropriate for the patient’s medical care, in collaboration with the multi disciplinary team.

  • Utilizes internal and community resources in planning care and initiating referrals.

  • Initiates appropriate patient/family education following assessment of learning and discharge needs.

  • Documents nursing intervention and patient/family response accurately, legibly, and in compliance with hospital policies.

  • Appropriately delegates tasks/procedures to other team members who are prepared/qualified to perform.

  • Uses effective communication principles and techniques to achieve desired outcomes and demonstrate the ability to supervise others to whom nursing interventions are delegated.

  • Demonstrates ability to assume charge position and/or a leadership role in emergency/crisis situation.

  • Serves as an advocate for patients and families.

What we are looking for:

  • Associate's Degree in Nursing required, BSN preferred and strongly encouraged. Is a registered nurse maintaining current licensure to practice in applicable state.

  • Must maintain current certifications in BLS and if required, Advanced Life Support (ACLS), Pediatric Life Support (PALS) and TNCC.

  • Actively participates and represents hospital in professional and community organizations.

About MercyOne and Trinity Health

We are MercyOne: a connected system of health care facilities and services dedicated to helping you and your community live your best life.

More than 20,000 colleagues strong, our care providers and staff make your health and happiness their highest priority, so you can get well—and stay well. With 420 care locations, our clinics, medical centers and affiliates are never too far from home, allowing us to improve the lives of individuals and communities across the state of Iowa and beyond.

MercyOne Siouxland is a proud member of Trinity Health, one of the nation's largest Catholic healthcare delivery systems, our network spans 22 states, 94 hospitals and 133,000 colleagues nationwide.

The MercyOne Mission Defines Us:

MercyOne serves with fidelity to the Gospel as a compassionate, healing ministry of Jesus Christ to transform the health of our communities.

Our timeless values guide us:

  • Reverence

  • Integrity

  • Commitment to the Poor

  • Compassion

  • Excellence

  • Justice

  • Stewardship

MercyOne Cultural Beliefs Direct Us:

  • Be ONE: I benefit from and strengthen MercyOne.

  • Personalize Care: Your experience. My responsibility.

  • Own It!: I own my actions to deliver our key results.

  • Improve Daily: I make improvements every day for those we serve including each other.

  • Innovate: I imagine and embrace bold new ideas to revolutionize health.

MercyOne Siouxland and all its affiliates are proud to be equal opportunity employers. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, religion, physical disability or any other classification protected under local, state or federal law.

Trinity Health's Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Trinity Health employs about 133,000 colleagues at dozens of hospitals and hundreds of health centers in 22 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.

Trinity Health's dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.

Trinity Health is one of the largest multi-institutional Catholic health care delivery systems in the nation, serving diverse communities that include more than 30 million people across 22 states. Trinity Health includes 94 hospitals, as well as 109 continuing care locations that include PACE programs, senior living facilities, and home care and hospice services. Its continuing care programs provide nearly 2.5 million visits annually.

Based in Livonia, Mich., and with annual operating revenues of $17.6 billion and assets of $24.7 billion, the organization returns $1.1 billion to its communities annually in the form of charity care and other community benefit programs. Trinity Health employs about 133,000 colleagues, including 7,800 employed physicians and clinicians.

Committed to those who are poor and underserved in its communities, Trinity Health is known for its focus on the country's aging population. As a single, unified ministry, the organization is the innovator of Senior Emergency Departments, the largest not-for-profit provider of home health care services — ranked by number of visits — in the nation, as well as the nation’s leading provider of PACE (Program of All Inclusive Care for the Elderly) based on the number of available programs. For more information, visit ( . You can also follow @TrinityHealthMI on Twitter.