SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends) SCHEDULE: Full-time
Do you have the career opportunities you want in your current role? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join the nation's largest provider of healthcare services as a Patient Care Tech.
Wesley Woodlawn Hospital & ER, a campus of Wesley Healthcare, provides patients with convenient access to expert healthcare, surgical care and emergency services. Our 99-bed facility provides world-class medical care while promoting wellness, healthy lifestyles and community health education programs and screenings. Wesley Woodlawn is also home to Wesley’s Bariatric Surgery program, which is accredited by the American College of Surgeons and the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery.
Wesley Woodlawn is consistently recognized for delivering the highest quality care. As the only full-service hospitals in Wichita to earn a coveted 5-star rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services in 2019, Wesley Medical Center and Wesley Woodlawn rank in the top 6.4% of hospitals nationwide for patient safety and quality of care. The two facilities are also the only hospitals in the region recognized with “A” safety scores by The Leapfrog Group, an independent hospital watchdog organization, in its Spring 2019 Hospital Safety Score℠ rankings.
Position Summary: The Unit Assistant functions as a Nurse Assistant and Unit Clerk as determined by department needs. Performs individualized patient -focused care and technical tasks under the direct delegation of a registered nurse that are based on the developmental levels of the department’s specific patient population. Assist patients with the activities of daily living utilizing a patient-centered approach. Serves as a patient advocate working in a collaborative manner with the interdisciplinary team. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
Assists with the care of the patient in collaboration with the patient care team
Maintains and applies principles of patient safety
Ensures decisions and actions on behalf of patients are determined in an ethical manner
Participates in the improvement of operational functions and of patient care
Establishes communication and respectful relationships with all disciplines
Recognizes when and how to escalate patient concerns up the chain of command
Presents a positive image at all times while directing customers to appropriate areas
Answers telephone and intercom efficiently and courteously, relaying messages and calls to appropriate personnel and other departments as needed
Maintains records, transcribes physician orders, and assures orders are carried out in an expeditious manner
Coordinates activities of nursing unit with other departments
Here is what we can offer you:
·Tuition Reimbursement & Student Loan Repayment
·Certification Bonus and Voucher system
·401k (3%-9% match based on tenure)
·Employee Stock Purchase Plan
·Full Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
·Healthcare and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
·Financial Wellness Program with a CFP
Required Registration, Licensure or Certification
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) verification course, as specified in policy
Required Education or Experience
Completion of one of the following four:
Completion of a nurse assistant training program; OR
Six months previous nurse assistant experience; OR
Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) experience; OR
Successful completion of the first semester of nursing school clinical, to include basic clinical skills
Required Knowledge and Skills
Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively
Ability to perform clerical skills and proper phone etiquette
Possess basic personal computer skills
Multi-tasking and prioritization skills
Preferred Knowledge and Skills
Knowledge of medical terminology
One year nurse assistant experience in an acute care setting
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