Careers at Mercyhealth Mailbag: Nursing career fair, medical coding, and sterile processing

Welcome to the Careers at Mercyhealth Mailbag! Each week, we’ll tackle a couple of questions submitted by YOU, our followers, on social media or via email to better help you understand why today’s health care industry could be the place for you and how Mercyhealth can offer you the path toward a lifelong, rewarding career.

To submit your question, follow us on Facebook or Instagram at Careers at Mercyhealth and send us a message, or leave a comment on our Careers at Mercyhealth Mailbag posts. You can also email us at with the subject ‘Mailbag.’Let’s get to this week’s mailbag questions – enjoy!

Joel C. (via Facebook): I missed attending your last career fair. Are you planning to host other career fairs in the near future?

Great question, Joel! Yes, we are hosting a Registered Nurse Career Fair from 9 am to 1 pm Wednesday, November 6 at our Mercyhealth Hospital and Trauma Center-Janesville campus. This career fair is for Registered Nurses only; click here for more information about this event. Attendees will interview with department leaders and the first 50 attendees will receive a free Mercyhealth drawstring bag. For passionate, dedicated nurses looking to make a positive impact on patient lives, this is your opportunity to discover just how rewarding a nursing career can be,

Mary T. (via email): Are you currently hiring for any business or clerical positions?

Hello, Mary! Our Medical Coding team at our Mercyhealth Hospital and Medical Center-Harvard location is looking to connect hardworking, dedicated individuals with a rewarding career opportunity. Our Medical Coder and Education Specialists provide physicians, medical staff and other medical departments with ongoing coding education, coding regulations and policy updates. All Mercyhealth partners receive competitive compensation and benefits, tuition and certification reimbursement, and a rewarding work-life balance. Click here to learn more about these positions and to complete your application.

Tom G. (via Instagram): I’m looking to get into the health care industry with an entry level position. What kind of jobs would be appropriate for me?

Thanks for writing in, Tom! There are a number of career opportunities you may be interested in and also provide a great first step for getting into the health care industry. You can click here to browse all our current career opportunities, but you can also watch below for a special, behind-the-scenes video with our Sterile Processing department.

Our Sterile Processing team is critical in ensuring surgical procedures are completed successfully and in a sterile, sanitary manner. This may be a position for which you would both be interested and qualified.

Thanks for reading this week’s Careers at Mercyhealth Mailbag! Look for a new mailbag next week!

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