Catholic Health Initiatives Department Support Assistant -7N Cardio Pulmonary Telemetry- PT .4 (Sat/Sun 6am-2:30pm) in DES MOINES, Iowa

Department Support Assistant -7N Cardio Pulmonary Telemetry- PT .4 (Sat/Sun 6am-2:30pm)

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 clerical duties for the nursing unit by

maintaining charts; answering multi-line phones; greeting and assisting

customers in a friendly and timely manner; and sorting and distributing

mail.

  • Utilizes computer applications (Electronic Health

Records, etc.) and communication technologies (Teletracking, Vocera, Hillrohm

System, etc.) effectively.

  • Communicates patient 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 and reports problems with supplies

or equipment; enters repair requests; and conducts environmental rounding.

  • Prepares documents and records in compliance with

regulatory requirements.

  • Demonstrates work practices consistent with safety,

security, and infection control policies, including adhering to the Safe

Medication Handling protocol for both delivery and removal of medications.

MARGINALFUNCTIONS :

  • Conducts auditing of records, data, and

transactions per unit management team request.

  • Maintains meeting room schedules.

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 (Sat/Sun 6am-2:30pm)

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 32

Weekends Required Every

Req ID: 2018-R0167012

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.