Nurse Practitioner – Emergency Medicine Opportunity (23486480)

Location: Iowa - Mason City
Duration: Permanent - Part Time
Job ID: 3083 (23486480)
Company: Trinity Health
Contact: Doc Opps    Call: 734-343-2300
Practice Type:   Group
Job Posted: 05/25/22

Nurse Practitioner – Emergency Medicine Opportunity - 3083 (23486480)

MercyOne North Iowa Medical Center has an excellent part-time opportunity for a Nurse Practitioner to join the MercyOne Emergency Department located in Mason City, Iowa. 

The selected candidate will provide quality patient care in the emergency setting. The schedule for this part-time (0.6 FTE) opportunity is two shifts per week, 1:00 pm – 1:00 am. 

Essential functions for this opportunity include:

Demonstrates customer service to others as a number one priority and accomplishes this by integrating Service Excellence into all aspects of the workday, taking responsibility for service recovery and working for outcomes that delight the customer.

  • Supports change in speech and actions by freely utilizing talents to implement change, by being a team player and by modeling the Standards of Behavior.
  • Evaluates any patient of the practice to elicit medical history and provide a physical exam.
  • Assesses, diagnoses, and treats medical problems.
  • Provides appropriate and accurate documentation and/or dictation for all patient encounters.
  • Orders appropriate laboratory, radiologic, and related studies, procedures or therapies as appropriate to the patient in collaboration with the emergency department physicians.
  • Performs therapeutic procedures inclusive, but not limited to, injections, immunizations, intravenous infusions, suturing, and gynecological exams.
  • Manages common medical problems and side effects associated with treatment therapies.
  • Provides patient education and counseling regarding mental and physical health.
  • Assists the assigned emergency physician(s) in the delivery of services to patients requiring continuing care in home, nursing facility or hospital settings.
  • Refers patients to appropriate specialists.
  • Maintains awareness of community services, agencies, resources and health facilities.
  • Provides immediate evaluation, treatment and institution of procedures essential to providing appropriate response to emergency medical problems.
  • Assists in the evaluation and acquisition of new equipment.
  • Admits patients to hospital or health care facility in collaboration with physician.
  • Administers and/or orders appropriate medications.
  • Directs other medical personnel in the provision and execution of patient care.
  • Participates in the orientation of new employees and students.
  • Promotes and maintains positive working relationships in a collegial manner with co-workers, medical staff and personnel of other departments and demonstrates effective communication skills.
  • Assists others needing help as necessary and displays flexibility in job responsibilities.
  • Participates in achieving the department budget by managing own work hours, flexing and staffing to volumes, keeping OT to a minimum, utilizing supplies appropriately and by continually applying process improvement techniques to eliminate waste in workflows.
  • Participates in the application of CQI principles and in the department’s Quality Management Plan by assisting in development and data collection. Participates in the department’s Gallup Impact Planning. 
  • Attends and participates in department staff and committee meetings.
  • Participates in peer evaluations and self -evaluation and goal setting.
  • Communicates with and perform duties following MercyOne North Iowa Medical Center Service Excellence Standards of Behavior.
  • Provides competent patient care to the above indicated patient populations by obtaining and appropriately interpreting data, making appropriate decisions based on demonstrated knowledge of age-specific growth and development, and appropriately adapting procedures and treatments. (if applicable)
  • Communicates with and performs duties following MercyOne North Iowa Medical Center Guiding Behaviors.
  • Supports and abides by all medical center, departmental, and safety policies and procedures.
  • Proactively identifies safety concerns surrounding the work environment.
  • Acts in a professional manner reflecting the mission, philosophy and values of MercyOne North Iowa Medical Center and the Sisters of Mercy.
  • Performs other responsibilities as requested by the Medical Director, Emergency Department and Director of Emergency Services. 

Minimum qualifications include graduation from a Master of Nursing program; current Iowa NP license; current Iowa controlled substance; and current Federal DEA license. 

This is an exciting opportunity for the right Nurse Practitioner to be part of MercyOne North Iowa Medical Center. 

RECRUITMENT PACKAGE 

A competitive salary and benefits package is being offered for the right candidate.

 

ABOUT THE FACILITY 

MercyOne North Iowa Medical Center is a 346-bed regional referral teaching center. Our medical staff of 300+ physicians cover a broad range of specialties. In addition to being a Level II Trauma Center, we are home to a Diabetes Center of Excellence, Bariatric Center of Excellence, Stroke Center of Excellence, and a Cardiovascular Program ranked in the top 100 nationally for nine consecutive years. Our range of specialties includes Interventional Cardiology, Cardiac Surgery, Neurosurgery, Neurology, Interventional Radiology, Nephrology and much more. Mercy sponsors a Family Medicine Residency Program and Cardiology and Hospice/Palliative Care Fellowships. 

MercyOne North Iowa Medical Center offers ambulatory care through our MercyOne Family Medicine Clinics (a primary care and specialty physician network), a home health agency, a hospice, a regional referral laboratory, regional rehabilitation and diagnostic technology services, pharmacies, an emergency services network and a variety of other health care services. 

MercyOne North Iowa holds management agreements with eight rural primary care hospitals, making MercyOne the premier rural health care delivery network in northern Iowa and southern Minnesota. 

MercyOne North Iowa Medical Center continually achieves remarkable results for patients through the unlimited power of teamwork, the highest standards of quality, dynamic partnerships and advanced technology. 

MercyOne North Iowa is a member of Trinity Health, one of the largest Catholic health care systems in the United States. Trinity Health is based in Livonia, Michigan. 

For more information on MercyOne North Iowa Medical Center, visit [link removed]  

COMMUNITY DESCRIPTION 

Mason City, Iowa is a friendly Midwest community of 30,000 people and is the largest urban center in North Central Iowa.  We are located two hours north of Des Moines, Iowa and two hours south of Minneapolis, Minnesota.  Our local airport offers four flights daily to the Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport.  Our residents enjoy a stable economy, low cost of living, affordable housing, excellent school systems (public and parochial), fine arts museum, dance studios, performing arts theaters and a regional orchestra. 

Mason City is home to the only remaining Frank Lloyd Wright designed hotel in the world, recently restored and opened once again for business.  Popular recreational venues and activities in north Iowa are Mason City’s aquatic center, YMCA, indoor ice arena, and abundant outdoor activities including tennis, golf, hunting, fishing, hiking, biking, horseback riding, nature preserve photography, water sports and sailing.  That lake home you’ve dreamed of could also become a reality as Clear Lake is a mere nine miles from Mason City. 

For more information on Mason City, Iowa, please visit [link removed] 

ABOUT TRINITY HEALTH 

Trinity Health is one of the largest multi-institutional Catholic health care delivery systems in the nation. We serve people and communities in 22 states from coast to coast with more than 90 hospitals and 100 continuing care facilities – including home care, hospice, PACE and senior living facilities and programs that provide nearly two and a half million visits annually. Trinity Health employs more than 133,000 colleagues, including 7,800 employed physicians and clinicians. 

Our mission: We, Trinity Health, serve together in the spirit of the Gospel as a compassionate and transforming healing presence within our communities. We support this mission by living our core values of Reverence, Commitment to Those Who are Poor, Justice, Stewardship, and Integrity. Committed to recruiting talented physicians, we are looking for physicians who share our values and want to help us fulfill the health care needs of the communities we serve. 

At Trinity Health, we value the physician relationship and focus on partnering with our physicians. Whether you are a practicing physician looking to relocate or a medical resident, we offer opportunities with the flexibility to fit your individual needs. If you would like to be part of Trinity Health, we encourage you to explore this opportunity at [link removed]. 

 

If you are interested in this opportunity and would like to submit your CV, please email (click on the Contact Me button to request more info about the job) or call Trinity Health Physician Recruitment at (734) 343-2300. 


Minimum qualifications include graduation from a Master of Nursing program; current Iowa NP license; current Iowa controlled substance; and current Federal DEA license.