Clinical Support Tech Unit Secretary - CDU - Full Time

NANTICOKE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL INC - Seaford, DE

Full-timeEstimated: $23,000 - $33,000 a year
EducationSkills
Description:
Job Summary:
Under the specific direction of the Nurse, the Sec-Tech performs a variety of functions that support patient care within the unit. The sec-tech assists with general patient care, data collection, documentation, application of monitoring devices, communicates patient data to nurse, stocks necessary equipment and supplies in patient rooms. Additionally, the sec-tech will assist in the patient documentation preparation for admissions, discharges and transfers. The employee will demonstrate knowledge in the current concepts of his/her field and is responsible for providing quality service to patients and families.

General Responsibilities

  • Provides quality patient care with respect and dignity for all patients.
  • Performs or assists patient with activities of daily living, measurement of accurate intake and output, and vital signs. Takes accountability for patient environment. Documents and reports significant/abnormal findings to licensed staff in a timely manner.
  • Demonstrates responsibility for preparing patient documentation for admissions, discharges, and transfers.
  • Consistently demonstrates customer service driven phone etiquette.
  • Demonstrates understanding of management of patient safety including the potential for injury and safety precautions. Adheres to infection control standards at all times.
  • Communicates professionally and effectively with patients, families, providers and staff to achieve desired outcomes in person and via written/telephone communications.
  • Fulfills all conditions of employment, mandatory in service and competency training, as well as participation in unit specific initiatives.
***Rotating/Variable Shifts
***Night/Weekend/Holiday Requirements.

Requirements:
Work Experience:
  • Previous CNA/EMT Experience Preferred
  • Basic Computer Knowledge
Education Requirements:
  • High School graduate or equivalent required. CNA certification preferred with previous experience as a nursing assistant, home health aide.
  • EMT or other healthcare related education considered