Catholic Health Initiatives UNIT COORDINATOR-ED TECH-Emergency Department PT (.6) Days in COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa

UNIT COORDINATOR-ED TECH-Emergency Department PT (.6) Days

Description

CHI Health is a regional health network with a unified mission: nurturing the healing ministry of the Church while creating healthier communities. Headquartered in Omaha, the combined organization consists of 15 hospitals, two stand-alone behavioral health facilities and more than 150 employed physician practice locations in Nebraska and southwestern Iowa. More than 12,000 employees comprise the workforce of this network that includes 2,820 licensed beds and serves as the primary teaching partner of Creighton University’s health sciences schools. In fiscal year 2014, the organization provided a combined $149.3 million in quantified community benefit including services for the poor, free clinics, education and research. With locations stretching from Kearney, Neb. to Missouri Valley, Iowa, the health network is the largest in Nebraska and serves residents of Nebraska and southwest Iowa. For more information, visit online at CHIhealth.com.

Job Summary/Essential Duties:

  1. Performs procedures which do not require the skill, knowledge or judgment of a licensed professional and which may be safely delegated in accordance with nursing policies and procedures.

  2. Accurately enters physician's orders and utilizes a CRT to input data and retrieve information at the request of the physician or RN.

  3. Maintains appropriate stock and equipment inventories in the unit and appropriately charges/credits for items used.

  4. Assists in the admission, discharge and transfer process as directed.

  5. Assists in the maintenance, care and disposition of properly labeled specimens.

6. Assures patient safety and comfort through regular rounds, environmental maintenance and other appropriate safety measures.

7. Maintains and promotes a professional attitude by providing support and assisting co-workers and other team members in the delivery of patient care.

Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS:

EDUCATION AND LICENSURE:

Required:

BLS or BLS instructor certification is required upon hire. Acceptable credentialing bodies and certifications include the following: American Red Cross: CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer, American Safety and Health Institute: CPR, PRO, must say “Professional Level-with AED”, and American Heart Association: Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers.

Preferred : EMT-A and Nursing Assistant certification. High school diploma or equivalent.

EXPERIENCE:

Required : None.

Preferred : Six months to one year experience as a nursing assistant.

Job Patient Care Support

Primary Location IOWA-COUNCIL BLUFFS-MERCY CB

Daily Schedule Days 7-3p

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 48

Weekends Required Every Other

Req ID: 2017-R0123629