NURSING UNIT ASSISTANT
PONDEROSA LODGE
Kamloops, British Columbia
1d ago

Position Summary

If you hold a Medical Terminology Certificate, Nursing Unit Clerk Certificate, plus one year's recent experience and a current minimum typing TEST of 40 wpm or greater, Ponderosa Lodge in Kamloops is looking for a Casual Nursing Unit Assistant.....Apply today!

This position performs a variety of clerical duties related to the operation of a patient / resident care area, such as :

  • Prioritizes, processes, coordinates and transcribes physicians’ orders;
  • Acts as a communication link for the Unit;
  • Schedules, books and coordinates patient / resident appointments;
  • Assembles and maintains patient / resident charts, inputs patient / resident data and transcribes information into relevant systems such as MARS, Kardex, Careplan, charts or electronic health record systems;
  • Clerical duties - keyboarding, data entry, filing, compiling, preparing and maintaining statistics, producing reports, delivering and picking up items, maintaining unit supply levels and meeting minutes;
  • Maintains timekeeping records for regular and relief staff and submits / enters to payroll systems;
  • Observes patient / resident call signals and relays messages to the appropriate personnel.
  • Hours of work : 07 : 00 to 15 : 00, 08 : 00 to 16 : 00

    This is a Casual opportunity. Casual means there are no guaranteed hours and work requirements can vary from 0 - 37.5 hours per week.

    Come live, work and play where others only vacation. Make a difference. Love your work. Apply today!

    Spectacular landscapes, Kamloops is home to an incredibly diverse landscape of sagebrush-covered hills, ravines, wide open grasslands, rugged mountains, forested valleys and pristine lakes.

    Summer offers fishing, kayaking, rafting, hiking, horseback riding, camping, award winning mountain biking and the Tobiano golf course is ranked as one of Canada’s best.

  • Winter brings the opportunity for cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, dog sledding, and ice-skating, or just 45 minutes out of town;
  • Sun Peaks Four Season Resort offers the best skiing and snowboarding in the area. With over 2,000 hours of sunshine each year, this city offers everything you'd want in an urban centre while still providing the small town relaxed lifestyle.

    Interior Health strives to create an environment where you enjoy the work you do, the place where you work, and the people around you.

    Everyone plays a role in the care continuum. Together, we create great workplaces. Interior Health has been named one of BC’s Top Employers for 2016! This special designation recognizes the BC employers that lead their industries in offering exceptional places to work.

  • Be part of a dynamic team!
  • Come and join us! Our focus is on giving people room to grow, to make an impact in the lives of others.

    Qualifications

    Education, Training and Experience :

  • Grade 12,
  • Graduation from a recognized Nursing Unit Clerk Program and Medical Terminology, Plus
  • One year’s recent related experience, Or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience
  • Completion of a typing test 40 wpm or greater, dated within the past 24 months and must be issued from a valid institution only.
  • on-line tests not accepted)

    Skills and Abilities :

  • Ability to keyboard 40 w.p.m.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to deal with others effectively.
  • Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.
  • Ability to organize work.
  • Ability to operate related equipment.
  • Ability to utilize a variety of computer software applications.
  • Along with your CV (resume), Please upload All Certificates / Diplomas & / or Transcripts that prove you can meet our Education and Skills & Abilities REQUIREMENT.
  • Upload a TYPING TEST (min. 40 wpm within the PAST 48 MONTHS) from a recognized institution. Certificates / Diplomas / Transcripts must be from an accredited College / Universities.*

    ONLY QUALIFIED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED.

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