We're a Little Different
Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.
We don't believe in jobs at Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals; careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart.
At Mercy, you'll feel our supportive community every step of your day, especially the tough ones. We're a team and love working that way. That team is expanding, and we currently have exceptional opportunities to help our communities grow.
Responsibilities and Qualifications
The Student Nurse Intern (SNI) works under the supervision of the Manager, Director, Clinical Educator, Clinical Supervisor or designated licensed coworker and is responsible for the delivery of efficient, safe patient care within the scope of practice and in accordance with established policies and procedures. Duties include admission of patients according to hospital policy and assist with activities of daily living (ADL's) to include bathing, dressing and undressing, feeding, positioning, comforting, ambulation, passive range of motion and other activities as necessary.
May perform other assigned duties as required. The SNI will work as a Nurse Tech and on SNI shifts will be assigned a nurse preceptor. SNI will practice within the RN scope of practice on these responsibilities.
PO medications may be administered under the supervision of an RN. IV medications will not be administered by the SNI, with the exception of IV saline flushes. All interventions within the RN scope of practice is supervised by a licensed nurse within their own scope of practice and competencies.
We're all unique pieces of a puzzle at Mercy, connected together to create a beautiful picture of health. And being the perfect fit for your role requires a specific set of qualifications that you'll bring with you:
Education: The Student Nurse Intern must be in their final semester of clinical with an accredited nursing program to be eligible for this position.
Certifications: Patient Care Associate (PCA) training and Basic Life Support (BLS) before taking care of patients independently.
We'll Support You at Work and Home
Our foundations are built on dignity and respect. Modern Healthcare Magazine named us as a "top 100 places to work." We go out of our way to help people feel welcomed.
We offer day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, and employer-matched retirement funds, even to part-time employees. We're proud to provide tuition reimbursement to help you grow and learn new skills.
What Makes a Good Match for Mercy
Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us, along with exceptional quality care. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision.
We're also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care that's just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply.