Job Description Under the immediate supervision of the Team Leader or Team Specialist or other designated management and the clinical leadership of a Registered Nurse, provides auxiliary patient care services to meet the personal and routine care needs of patients, and provides clerical services to meet the needs of the nursing unit. Job Requirements Licensure: Must obtain and maintain certification in Basic Life Support (CPR) successfully completed within 60 days, basic EKGsuccessfully completed within 90 days. Experience: Prefer one year of unit secretary and/or nursing technician experience. Education: Requires a high school diploma or equivalent. Other: Demonstrates a basic understanding of the roles of a Unit Seretary and Nursing Technician in relationship with other medical services Team Members. Requires a basic understanding of the related behaviors, needs, and comfort measures appropriate to the age (including pediatric, adlescent, adult, and geriatric) and diagnosis of the patient served in order to support the provision of an individualized multidisciplinary plan of care. Age of patient served per area of assignment: Medical/Surgical - pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric Telemetry - adult and geriatric Labor and Delivery - pediatric, adolescent, adult Mother/Baby - pediatric, adolescent, adult NICU - pediatric Observation - pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric Pre-admission Testing - pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric Surgery - pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric Post Anesthesia Care - pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric Pre-Surgery - pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric Emergency - pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric Demonstrates well developed interpersonal and communication skills (both verbal and written) necessary to interact effectively with all internal and external customers.
An Equal Opportunity Employer
Location/Region: Fort Wayne, IN (US)