Catholic Health Initiatives CARE ASST-HEALTH UNIT COORD, Saint Joseph Hospital 2East, PRN Nights in LEXINGTON, Kentucky
CARE ASST-HEALTH UNIT COORD, Saint Joseph Hospital 2East, PRN Nights
Provides patient care
under the supervision of licensed staff, Charge Nurse, Clinical Manager, Unit
Manager or Director of Nursing. Organizes and promotes efficient workflow
within the unit. Acts as a communication liaison by greeting all internal
and external customers to proactively meet service requests and to promote
positive customer relations.
Reports to the manager
and is responsible to the LPN or RN for delegated assignments. Daily
contact is with co-workers, managers, social services, medical staff, students,
clergy, patients, families, visitors, volunteers and the general public.
May have contact with members of the Health Care Delivery team such as students,
medical staff, physical therapy, respiratory, etc. as well as medical
representatives, interns, externs, insurance agents, representatives of
licensing/regulatory boards and physician offices.
For those hired after
November 14, 2016, KentuckyOne Health will verify education required by the
position, through primary source verification, prior to beginning employment.
Education verification will also include the collection of a high school
diploma or equivalent, transcript, or other written validation of education.
High school diploma or
GED required. Requires certification from an approved nursing
assistant course, previous experience as a nurse assistant, or one completed
semester of healthcare related clinical experience. Prefer one year of secretarial
experience and previous exposure to medical terminology. Be proficient in
keyboarding and possess good Windows platform computer skills. Maintains
designated hospital competencies validated by the Competency Based Orientation
(CBO) plan. Demonstrates a strong belief and behaviors consistent with
the Saint Joseph HealthCare Mission and Core Values (Reverence, Integrity,
Compassion and Excellence).
English is required in order that the individual be able to take direction from
management, understand how to complete job tasks, communicate adequately with
patients and co-workers as necessary, understand and follow safety guidelines,
and understand the Associate Handbook and all hospital policies.
- Demonstrates a
commitment to service, hospital values and professionalism through appropriate
conduct and demeanor at all times
- Adheres to and
exhibits Catholic Health Initiatives core values:
Reverence: Having a profound spirit of awe and respect for all
creation, shaping relationships to self, to one another and to God and
acknowledging that we hold in trust all that has been given to us.
Integrity: Moral wholeness, soundness, uprightness, honesty and
sincerity as a basis of trustworthiness.
Compassion: Feeling with others, being one with others in their
sorrows and joys, rooted in the sense of solidarity as members of the human
Excellence: Outstanding achievement, merit, virtue; continually
surpassing standards to achieve/maintain quality.
Maintains confidentiality andprotects sensitive data at all times.
Adheres to organizational anddepartment specific safety standards and guidelines.
Works collaboratively andsupports efforts of team members.
Demonstrates exceptionalcustomer service and interacts effectively with physicians, patients,visitors, staff and the broader health care community.
Catholic Health Initiatives and itsorganizations are Equal Opportunity Employers
Job Patient Care Support
Primary Location KENTUCKY-LEXINGTON-SAINT JOSEPH HOSPITAL
Daily Schedule 7P
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 0
Weekends Required Occasional
Req ID: 2017-R0123927