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Nurse - Virtual Command Center

Company: MercyOne Des Moines Medical Center
Location: DES MOINES
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:


MercyOne Des Moines Medical Center has a
unique opportunity
for an RN, BSN candidate who is interested in delivering patient care through
remote bedside nursing
from our
new Virtual Command Center (VCC) located in the Medical Center.
. The ideal nurse will have at least 1 year of acute care experience and a high degree of comfort working with technology.

As a Telehealth RN, you will assess and care for patients by leverage video conferencing to complete
virtual nursing rounds
from the new VCC. Your patients are admitted to our Cardio Pulmonary unit. This innovative approach to patient care limits your contact with contagious diseases, your patient's exposure to additional illnesses, and decreases use of personal protective equipment (PPE) while still providing the same level of care to our patients.

MercyOne Des Moines Medical Center provides you with the same level of care you provide for others. We care about our employees well-being and offer benefits tailored to complement your work/life balance.

We proudly offer the following benefits to support you and your family:

  • Health/Dental/Vision Insurance
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Voluntary Protection: Group Accident, Critical Illness, and Identity Theft
  • Adoption Assistance
  • Free Premium Membership to with preloaded credits for children and/or dependent adults
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) for you and your family
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Tuition Assistance for career growth and development
  • Matching 401(k) and 457(b) Retirement Programs
  • Wellness Programs

Now offering $5000.00 Sign on Bonus ($10,000 sign on for straight night positions) for a BSN applicant with a minimum 1 year experience in Med/Surg or ICU Nursing or a ASN applicant with a minimum of three years experience in Med/Surg or ICU Nursing.

MercyOne Des Moines Medical Center, now part of CommonSpirit Health through the alignment between Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health, is proud to be one of the largest employers in Iowa. We are comprised of more than 7,000 employees which includes a medical team of 1,000+ physicians and allied health associates. Our facility and teams are consistently recognized for excellence in clinical care, patient outcomes and employee satisfaction; earning us a spot on Becker's list of top 100 Great Hospitals in the US.

If you love caring for patients and are interested in exploring new innovative methods of care, apply to this unique opportunity today!



  • Provide patients with virtual health assessments, treatment solutions, and follow-up Cardio Pulmonary Unit from the Virtual Command Center
  • Create, implement, and monitor care plans in collaboration with other care teams
  • Comfortable with technology such as video conferencing and electronic charting
  • Think and act fast in emergency scenarios
  • Coordinate resources

For more information:


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN) from an accredited Nursing Program or currently enrolled in program
  • Active Registered Nurse licensure issued by the Iowa Board of Nursing or a nursing license with eNLC multi-state practice privileges
  • One (1) to two year of bedside nursing experience on an adult acute care unit
  • Basic Life Support (BLS)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience as a Medical Surgical, Medical Telemetry, or Cardio Pulmonary RN

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Keywords: MercyOne Des Moines Medical Center, Des Moines , Nurse - Virtual Command Center, Other , DES MOINES, Iowa

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