Physical Therapist, Rehab Mercy Hospital is a not-for-profit hospital and is currently looking a Full Time Physical Therapist with experience or brand new graduates. The Physical Therapist plans and administers medically prescribed physical therapy treatment for patients suffering from injuries, or muscle, nerve, joint and bone diseases, to restore function, relieve pain, and prevent disability. Varied caseload including inpatient, outpatient, pediatrics, LTC, Home Care, Transitional Care Unit contracted visits. Successful candidates must be able to multi-task within all areas of a rural hospital setting, highly organized and able to prioritize, detail oriented, able to work in a fast-paced progressive department, have basic computer, accounting, word processing, exceptional customer service and communication skills. Sign on bonus!
Qualifications: Must have a BA/BS or Doctorate degree as a Physical Therapist from a college or university, Licensed in the state of Minnesota with the Medical Board of Examiners.CPR certified. New Grads are encouraged to apply.
Closing Date: Until Filled
Speech Language Pathologist – School Based
Mercy Hospital has a .8, (64 hrs per pay period) Speech Language Pathologist position available. This position will be based in the Moose Lake School. The position will also be working in the hospital during the summer months to cover vacations, PRN.
This person will provide services to K-12 in the school and as needed in the summer months (ie. Vacation relief) at the hospital for all patients.
Position will collaborate with teachers and parents, be knowledgeable to school processes. Will be a partner in meeting student needs. Will collaborate with student, caregiver and teachers to establish and provide treatment programs designed to meet individual needs. This person will evaluate all students referred to them covering a range of disorders.
Will complete and maintain documentation according to MN Department of Education and MN Dept of Health.
They will establish and provide treatment programs designed to meet individual patient's needs and will maintain comprehensive patient documentation regarding evaluation, treatment programs, progress and discharge summary information. This person will provide treatment to all ages in the hospital, skilled nursing facility, outpatient and home care settings. This person will also use the following equipment; augmentative and alternative communication modes, Vital-Stim, Visi-pitch and Nasometer.
Mercy provides opportunities for Continuing Education to become certified in specialized treatment.
Qualifications: This position will require a Master's degree (M. A.), (M. S.) in communication disorders; meet the educational requirements for certification and have completed the process of accumulating the supervised clinical experience required for certification by the American Speech, Language and Hearing Association. Licensure from the Minnesota Department of Health and Licensed by the MN Board of Teaching.
Prefer SLP with school based experience.
Wellness Center Supervisor/Health & Fitness Professional
Full-time day, afternoon/evening, opening for a Wellness Center Supervisor/Health & Fitness Professional. The position will plan and coordinate; group exercise classes, personal training sessions, equipment orientation/demonstrations, weight management programs and equipment maintenance. The position will supervisor all Wellness Center employees. This person is responsible for the overall direction, coordination and evaluation of the Wellness Center.
Qualifications: Personal Training certification or obtained within six months of hire, Current knowledge and skills appropriate for developing individual and group exercise programs sensitive to age/ type of client population, A minimum of a 4 year degree in Exercise Science, Health & Fitness, or health related field, Able to work under stressful situations, Excellent communication skills, verbal and written with small and large groups of people, Demonstrates interpersonal relationships in a manner, which enhances communication within the work place. Position requires considerable walking, standing, and moderate to heavy lifting (up to 100 lbs)
Open until Filled
Wellness Center Attendant, Casual, 2 openings
Mercy Hospital has two openings for casual afternoon/evening/rotating, between 4 and 8 hour shifts, Wellness Center Attendant. The shifts will be mostly on Saturday and Sundays, noon-4pm (shifts may be up to 8 hours if needed) The Wellness Center Attendant is the first person our members will interact with. You are expected to always present a professional, courteous, and friendly attitude. You will be out in the fitness area interacting with members. You will greet all members and maintain a healthy, positive relationship with them. You will answer questions about general fitness, equipment operation, health/safety, membership and class questions (rates, class costs, etc.). The attendant has varied responsibilities as the host or hostess of the center; the membership management system, providing general orientation to the center for new members, billing and receiving payments, light cleaning of equipment/facility, data entry, answering a multiline telephone system and other duties.
Qualifications: High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Previous experience working as a fitness center attendant preferred.
CPR Required. Must be flexible, friendly, detail oriented with good communication, computer and organization skills.
Closing Date: September 3rd, 2016
Accounting Technician – Full Time
Mercy Hospital has an immediate full-time opening for an Accounting Technician in the Finance Department. Keeps records of financial transactions for establishment. Accounts Payable, including maintaining vendor dictionary, invoice processing, check printing. Performs cash duties such as cafeteria cash, petty cash, reconciling daily receipts, monitoring electronic deposit transactions, making bank deposits. Processes contract reimbursements. Performs 1099 process and related tasking including TIN matching, W-9s. Assists with business office tasks as needed.
Associates degree (AA); or six months to one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Closing Date: August 28, 2016
Patient Account Representative
Mercy Hospital has an immediate Full Time opening for a Patient Account Representative in the Business Office. This person will verify various hospital outpatient, inpatient, and homecare insurance coverage; compute patient benefits, assist with prior authorizations/pre-certifications, submit claims to insurances, complete follow-up process with insurances, and communicate with both insurance companies and patients in regards to their financial obligation.
Qualifications: Successful candidates must be highly organized and able to prioritize, detail oriented, able to work in fast-paced and in stressful situations. Have basic computer, accounting, word processing and clerical skills. Microsoft and Meditech knowledge desired. Have exceptional customer service and communication skills. Previous Medical Billing experience or completion of a Medical billing course is preferred. Knowledge of the revenue cycle as it pertains to billing in a critical access hospital is desirable. Must be very task and detail oriented. The candidate must have the ability to work independently on projects as assigned and as a team member. Closing Date: until filled
Housekeeping/Janitor/Laundry- Full Time
Mercy Hospital a Full Time rotating, 8-hour shift, opening for a Housekeeping/ Janitor/ Laundry in the Environmental Services Department (will mainly be housekeeping in the hospital, will be crossed trained throughout the EVS department areas). This position will perform a variety of janitorial duties and is responsible for floor care/maintenance as well as cleaning and disinfecting hospital patient rooms, baths, laboratories, offices, halls, and other areas to keep the Hospital sanitary, clean, and odor free. Tends laundering machines to clean articles such as sheets, towels, medical cloths, wiping cloths, filter cloths, bags, sacks, personal clothes and uniforms.
Qualifications: High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Ability to organize time and to work alone
Clinical Dietitian - 48 hours per pay period
Mercy Hospital has an opening for part-time day shift, Registered Dietitian. This person assesses nutritional needs by meeting with patients, chart review and consultation with health care team. Ensures in-patient nutritional needs are met in accordance with recognized dietary practices. Communicates and documents pertinent information regarding nutrition care and treatment plan in electronic medical records. May provide nutritional and diabetic education individually and in group settings as part of the Diabetes Team, works closely with the RN Diabetic Educator. Advises inpatients, outpatients and their families on nutritional principles, dietary plans and diet modifications, and food selection and preparation. Participates in department and hospital wide development and implementation of policies and procedures, and quality improvement program. Monitors quality improvement indicators. Participates in community health education events.
Qualifications: Bachelors degree in Nutrition and Dietetics. Licensed Dietitian or Nutritionist with the state of Minnesota and Registered Dietitian or Nutritionist with the Commission on Dietetic Registration.
Schedule must be flexible. Computer experience in Microsoft Office, Electronic Medical Records, and Meditech preferred.
Effectively works independently and with strong organizational skills. Provides strong clinical expertise and adheres to evidenced based guidelines. Has strong counseling and education skills. Follows all state and Federal guidelines regarding nutrition therapy. Works effectively with Food Service management as well as all other facility departments.
Closing Date: Until Filled
RN – Home Care
Mercy Hospital has one part-time (.6) opening for an 8 hour (day) shift Home Care RN. This person will be responsible for providing skilled nursing, intervention, and supportive care in clients' homes under the direction of an RN Case Manager for weekdays, weekends, holidays and evenings in accordance with the Home Care Plan of care for each client.
Minimum of Associate's degree (A. A.) from two-year college, nursing diploma or graduate of four year nursing program. Minimum two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Home Care experience preferred. Must be licensed as a Registered Nurse in Minnesota, current CPR certification, valid MN driver's license and auto insurance.
Closing Date: September 11th, 2016
LPN - Hospital, Part time
Mercy Hospital has a (.6) 48 hours per pay period, opening for an LPN. 8 hour shifts, day, night, rotating shift LPN, based out of Med/Surg, and will work in MS-ICU/OB/ED/OR as assigned. This position will be an every other weekend position.
The LPN implements patient care specific to the age of the patient population served. He/she ensures that quality care is provided in an efficient and safe manner, consistent with the standards of care. He/she demonstrates performance consistent with the mission, philosophy and goals of the unit and organization; remains flexible to changing systems; is expected to demonstrate quality and effectiveness in work habits and clinical practice; and treats staff, physicians, and families with consideration and respect. LPN’s participates in performance improvement activities including drills.
Qualifications: A two year certificate from college or technical school in nursing; or three to six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. LPN’s must have a current license in the state of MN. BLS Certification Biannually.
Closing Date: Septemer 2nd, 2016
Mercy Hospital has an opening for a Casual, rotating shift Nutrition Assistant. Under the direction of the Kitchen Supervisor, the Nutrition Assistant will interview and assist patients with meal selections and will deliver patient meals directly to the patients on the nursing units. In addition this position will portion food in accordance with regulations, use standardized recipes, clean food preparation areas, tray line, pots and pans, equipment (must be able to use all equipment in kitchen, includes ovens, mixers, steamers, slicer, dishwasher, steam jacketed kettle, and blenders). Maintain pot and sink area, work on patient tray assembly, employee cafeteria and special functions. Must be able to work in a cook capacity and be able to cross train into all dietary positions.
Qualifications: Applicants must be a minimum 18 years old, High School Diploma or GED. 1-3 months related experience preferred with the ability to read, write, understand and follow written and oral instructions. Must be available to work scheduled shifts and call availability. Closing Date: Until Filled
Surgical Technician - 2 openings
Mercy Hospital has two opneings, both are part-time, a (.8) and a (.6) day, 8 hour shift with call rotation Surgical Technician position available in the Surgery Department. This person will assist the physician and surgical team before, during, and after surgery. Communicates with other OR staff to ensure the best interests of the patient are met.
Qualifications: Qualified applicants must be a graduate of a Surgical Technician program from college or technical school with 2-3 years of experience in a wide variety of Surgical Tech duties. Must have current CPR certification, BLS or able to obtain within 6 months of hire, be computer literate, and have exceptional oral and written communication skills. Must maintain confidentiality of patient's surgery. Closing Date: Until Filled
Nursing Assistant, Part time
Mercy Hospital has one opening in its Med/Surg Department for a .6 NAR. This is an 8 hour rotating shift (day, afternoon/evenings) position. Position based in Med/Surg and will work in MS-ICU, OB, ED, OR as assigned. This position is responsible for services related to dietary, environmental services, transportation, materials management and guest relations. Performs a wide variety of environmental, patient care and data entry functions on the patient care unit. Participates in team activities and quality improvement programs. Participates in performance improvement activities including drills.
Qualifications: High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Listing on MN State Registry for Nursing Assistants is required. 12 hours of applicable education annually required. BLS certification biannually.
Closing Date: September 2nd, 2016
Mercy Hospital has a casual, 8-hour shift, day, afternoon/evening opening for a Janitor/Housekeeping Aide in the Environmental Services Department (will mainly be housekeeping in the hospital but may be crossed trained throughout the EVS department areas). This position will perform a variety of janitorial duties and is responsible for floor care/maintenance as well as cleaning and disinfecting hospital patient rooms, baths, laboratories, offices, halls, and other areas to keep the Hospital sanitary, clean, and odor free. Tends laundering machines to clean articles such as sheets, towels, medical cloths, wiping cloths, filter cloths, bags, sacks, personal clothes and uniforms.
Qualifications: High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Ability to organize time and to work alone. Closing Date: until filled
All external applicants hired will be required to pass a pre-employment drug test
For additional information please contact:
Mercy Hospital - Human Resources Department
4572 County Road 61
Moose Lake, MN 55767
Applications and/or resumes can be mailed to the above address or emailed to:
This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.