Mercy Health

  • RN, Regional Transfer Center

    Requisition ID
    Position Type
    Full Time
    Patient Placement And Staffing
    US-MO-Saint Louis
  • Overview


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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.


    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.


    The Direct Admit & Transfer RN is a week-day/night-shift position. This position offers an opportuntity to utlize your clinical skills without the demands of working bed-side.  The qualifed RN will work three 12 hour shifts.  If you are interested in an opportunity interacting with exceptional clinial professionals, please contact Stephanie Royer at



    Responsibilities and Qualifications

    The RN serves as the clinical expert for the unit. There are three main focuses of this position:

    1. To be the first point of contact for providers or other healthcare facilities throughout the region that need/want to transfer/admit to a Mercy facility.
    2. The assignment of patients to an appropriate unit based on the identified criteria within each facility.
    3. Resource to bedside RN’s with support of IV starts, Admissions and/or Discharges, simple patient transport and room stripping or other basic bedside support.

    The position will utilize EMR modules, electronic scheduling systems and will collaborate with others within the unit as well as a variety of care teams. The ultimate goal is to facilitate a comprehensive, efficient and highly reliable admission, transfer and staffing experience for providers, patients and coworkers. Performs duties and responsibilities in a manner consistent with our mission, values, and Mercy Service Standards.



    Because you’re committed to excellence, you understand the importance of being properly prepared for your role at Mercy. That’s why you’ll bring to your role the right set of qualifications:


    Minimum and Preferred Qualifications

    • RN needs to demonstrate outstanding customer service skills
    • RN needs to demonstrate excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
    • RN needs to present “Contagious Calm” in difficult situations
    • RN needs to be flexible, approachable, collaborative and always seeking to improve
    • RN needs to demonstrate strong leader skills and be self-motivated
    • Current and valid license to practice as a Registered Nurse (mandatory)
    • Minimum of 3 years RN experience including minimum of 1 year Telemetry or higher
    • Preferred 3 years RN experience including a minimum of 1 year Critical Care or Emergency Room experience
    • BLS through the American Heart Association


    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, tuition reimbursement and employer-matched retirement funds to benefit-eligible co-workers, including those working 48 hours or more per pay period!


    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.


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