Position Summary: Responsible for performing general secretarial and clerical duties, assists nurses in basic patient care needs such as, but not limited to, passing out meal trays & water, answering call bells, activities of daily living, preparing the patient room prior to patient arrival, take specimens to the lab, patient & family rounding, and other duties as assigned by the direction of the unit nurse manager/assistant nurse manager/charge nurse. This position is responsible to order and stock supplies through the IMMS system and office supply vendors, inventory/cycle count, maintaining PAR monitoring items for expiration. Oversees the orderliness of the nursesâ�� desk areas and orders forms and other clerical supplies.
Position Qualification: (Training, Education, Experience, Skills and Abilities) "â�¢ Completion of an approved program for unit secretaries, or equivalent experience preferred â�¢ Prior Secretary Tech/CNA experience preferred â�¢ Certified Nursing Assistant certification required. â�¢ Strong computer and typing skills. â�¢ Working knowledge of medical terminology. â�¢ Ability to perform effectively in fast-paced, stressful environment." Required Licenses/Certifications: "â�¢ High School diploma or equivalent â�¢ Current BLS certification from the American Heart Association" Communication Skills: Ability to effectively communicate in writing and orally with all levels of the organization
Job: Nursing Assistants and PCA
Primary Location: Hialeah, Florida
Facility: Palmetto General Hospital
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
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