Catholic Health Initiatives Care Assistant- Health Unit Coordinator, Outpatient Surgery in MOUNT STERLING, Kentucky

Care Assistant- Health Unit Coordinator, Outpatient Surgery


Position Summary: 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.


Requirements: 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 posses 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


Effective September 1, 2017, current BLS through

the American Heart

Association, or a previously approved provider, will be required before


Additional Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrates a commitment to service, organization values andprofessionalism through appropriate conduct and demeanor at all times.

  • Adheres to and exhibits our core values: Reverence: Havinga profound spirit of awe and respect for all creation, shapingrelationships to self, to one another and to God and acknowledging thatwe 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 community. Excellence: Outstanding achievement, merit, virtue; continually surpassing standards to achieve/maintain quality.

  • Maintains confidentiality and protects sensitive data at all times.

  • Adheres to organizational and department specific safety standards and guidelines.

  • Works collaboratively and supports efforts of team members.

  • Demonstrates exceptional customer service and interacts effectivelywith physicians, patients, residents, visitors, staff and the broaderhealth care community.

Job Patient Care Support


Daily Schedule 1

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2017-R0122375