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Melodie Jolly

Lecturer in Nursing


Melodie Jolly joined Mount Mercy University in 2014 as a clinical instructor and in 2017 became a lecturer of nursing.

Before coming to MMU, she worked on cardiac and stroke/step-down unit at Mercy Hospital and recently worked in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at St. Luke's Hospital as both staff and charge nurse. She currently teaches sophomore and junior level nursing.

She earned her certification in critical care nursing (CCRN) in 2013 and is a member of the nursing honor society Sigma Theta Tau. Her passion is intensive care nursing, clinical teaching, emergency response nursing, pathophysiology, preventative care and nutrition.

In her spare time she enjoys weight lifting, backpacking, drawing and playing D&D and Magic the Gathering on the weekends with her friends and significant other. She is also a huge fan of the Minnesota Vikings.