Company: Mercy
Location: Joplin, MO 64804

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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. Join us and discover why Modern Healthcare Magazine named us in its “Top 100 Places to Work.”

We Offer Great Incentives:

We offer day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, tuition reimbursement and employer-matched retirement funds to benefit-eligible co-workers, including those working 48 hours or more per pay period!


Overview:

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.


Qualifications:


  • 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’re bringing to life a healing ministry through compassionate care.

At Mercy, our supportive community will be behind you every step of your day, especially the tough ones. You will have opportunities to pioneer new models of care and transform the healthcare experience through advanced technology and innovative procedures. We’re expanding to help our communities grow. Join us and be a part of it all.

What Makes You a Good Match for Mercy?

Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We’re also collaborative and unafraid 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.

Mercy has determined this is a safety-sensitive position. The ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner is an essential function of this job.