Unit Secretary/ Patient Care Technician- 4 Medical/SurgicalUnityPoint Health Finley Hospital,
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A CAREER AT UNITYPOINT HEALTH - FINLEY HOSPITAL
UnityPoint Health team members come for a job, but stay for a career. As a team member, regardless of your position, you'll get the chance to change lives on a daily basis in order to deliver our vision of the Best Outcome for Every Patient, Every Time. That privilege drives employees' passion for making a difference in the lives of our patients, helping them create healthier, more rewarding lives.
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* Foster Unity
* Own the Moment
* Champion Excellence
* Seize Opportunity
If you are interested in joining our team, please visit http://www.unitypoint.org/dubuque/employment-opportunities to learn about our many opportunities and to fill out an online application.
ABOUT OUR HOSPITAL
UnityPoint Health Finley Hospital is a 126-bed community hospital. We employ more than 800 full-and-part-time employees. Finley Hospital is a not-for-profit, locally owned, regional healthcare facility part of the UnityPoint Health system. Finley Hospital is committed to bringing the best medical care to the tri-state area. We offer comprehensive, full service health care that is coordinated around our patients. We have consistently been recognized as a leader in health care.
Work hours will be shifts of 7:00 am to 5:00 pm or 3:00 pm to 11:00 pm, for 24 hours per pay period, and as needed. You will be required to flex to other shifts as needed. There may be some occassional weekend and holiday rotations. This posiiton will be a combination of both a Unit Secretary and a Patient Care Tech role.
The 4th floor Medical/Surgical unit is a 20-bed unit. 4 Med/Surg staff primarily care for adult patients who are recovering from surgery, but may also care for those that are acutely ill with a wide variety of medical problems and disease. The primary patient population on this unit is general surgery and total joint replacements (i.e. hip and knee).
Effectively receive and deliver unit communication - use Vocera to assign and page staff, relay information to other departments, inform charge nurse of unit activities, inform/direct visitors of policies & room locations. Maintain an organized environment, keep work areas straightened and stocked, order supplies, update patient label book. Maintain patient records, enter all patient charges, check for consult orders, keep doctor notification board up to date for consults, obtain records for providers from outside facilities. Meet customer service standards Utilize computer technology efficiently and appropriately Comply with hospital and unit policies; comply with safety and emergency procedures Work collaboratively with director/manager to provide the best care Perform other duties as assigned.
The Patient Centered Care Tech role at Finley is a CNA role which assists with patient bathing, takes vitals, performs blood sugar finger sticks, assists patients with eating, passes and picks up trays, answers call lights, and assists nurses as needed.
Must possess a High School diploma/GED. Must be active on the Iowa Direct Care worker registry or must be a Junior status or higher in an accredited nursing program. Previous clerical and/or health care experience is preferred. Must be proficient with computer/technology. Excellent customer service experience is required.