Catholic Health Initiatives Department Support Assistant - 5N Ortho/Trauma - PT .3 (Evenings) in DES MOINES, Iowa

Department Support Assistant - 5N Ortho/Trauma - PT .3 (Evenings)

Description

GENERALSUMMARY :

Performs

clerical work and coordinates communications within the assigned nursing unit. Facilitates communication between the nursing unit

and other hospital departments.

ESSENTIALFUNCTIONS :

  • Performs clericalduties for the nursing unit by maintaining charts; answering multi-line phones;greeting and assisting customers in a friendly and timely manner; and sortingand distributing mail.

  • Utilizes computerapplications (Electronic Health Records, etc.) and communication technologies(Teletracking, Vocera, Hillrohm System, etc.) effectively.

  • Communicatespatient information or department needs such as dietary, environmental services,and all Information Technology issues.

  • Maintains a safe,neat, and organized work environment by ordering and stocking supplies, forms,and equipment as necessary. Identifies andreports problems with supplies or equipment; enters repair requests; and conductsenvironmental rounding.

  • Preparesdocuments and records in compliance with regulatory requirements.

  • Demonstrates workpractices consistent with safety, security, and infection control policies,including adhering to the Safe Medication Handling protocol for both deliveryand removal of medications.

Qualifications

MINIMUMKNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED :

· High School Diploma or GED required and must be 18

years of age.

Job Administrative/Clerical

Primary Location IOWA-DES MOINES-MERCY MEDICAL CENTER

Daily Schedule Evenings

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 24

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2018-R0178045

We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.