Kelly Hilsenbeck Named Mercy Living Plus Manager

posted 5/19/2017 in News

Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare-Iowa is pleased to welcome Kelly Hilsenbeck, RN, MSN, CMSRN as the new manager of Mercy Living Plus, a senior living community located on the third floor of Mercy Hospital in Oelwein. Hilsenbeck will begin her new role Monday, May 22, 2017.

Hilsenbeck comes to Mercy Living Plus after years of nursing at Covenant Medical Center in Waterloo and Sartori Memorial Hospital in Cedar Falls. “Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare has been a part of me for over 15 years. It is definitely a part of who I am and where I want to be,” she said. “The values we live by are consistent with me personally which makes working here so natural.”

Mrs. Hilsenbeck received her Registered Nurse degree at Hawkeye Community College in Waterloo, and her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Allen College. She earned her Master of Science in Nursing-Administration from University of St. Francis in Joliet, Illinois in May 2017. Prior to joining Mercy Living Plus, she worked as nurse manager in Sartori’s Medical-Surgical Unit and was also a nurse manager at Covenant Medical Center’s Cardiac and Renal Unit.

“Nurses have the honor of caring for people in need, being compassionate, and have a wealth of medical knowledge to enhance patient outcomes. I love to spend time with patients and get to know them for who they are, what is important to them, and how I can make their stay special.”
Mrs. Hilsenbeck lives near Fairbank with her husband and three children. She enjoys spending time with her family, camping, hiking, and attending sporting events.

You will find Kelly Hilsenbeck at Mercy Living Plus, 201 8th Avenue in Oelwein, 319-283-6150.