Vice President-Patient Care Sv

at MHM Support Services dba Mercy Healthcare System in Fort Smith, Arkansas, United States

Job Description

We're a Little Different

Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.


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."



Assures the delivery of safe, quality and cost-efficient care by competent staff members in Mercy Fort Smith and other designated unit(s). Insures efficient utilization of available resources and meets productivity and/or financial goals. Meets customer satisfaction goals. Works collaboratively and effectively with other administrative personnel, physicians, and staff from other areas throughout the Health System to enhance communication, share pertinent data, and improve processes across the continuum. Performs related duties as assigned. Member of Nursing Council, Patient Satisfaction Committee, Pain Management and Medical Safety. Works with department leaders to oversee the recruitment of staff for designated departments. Reports to the Chief Nursing Officer.


Education: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. BSN required and Master's Degree in health related field strongly preferred.

Licensure: Current RN licensure in good standing with Arkansas State Board of Nursing or current RN Arkansas temporary nursing license.

Experience: Five years' experience in a hospital setting, required. Previous management/leadership experience is required.

Certifications: CPR

Other: Demonstrates skills in human relations and communication, both written and verbal. Demonstrates clinical expertise in patient care delivery. Possesses the ability to assess data and assist personnel in providing appropriate level of care.

Preferred Education: Master's Degree Preferred.

We Offer Great Benefits:


Day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, tuition reimbursement and employer-matched retirement funds are just a few of the great benefits offered to eligible co-workers, including those working 48 hours or more per pay period!

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 health care 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 good fit for you, 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.



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Job Posting: 3069692

Posted On: Sep 27, 2021

Updated On: Oct 09, 2021