NURSING UNIT ASSISTANT
INTERIOR HEALTH AUTHORITY
Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
11d ago

Position Summary

If you hold a Nursing Unit Clerk Certificate, plus one year's recent experience and a current minimum Typing Test of 50 wpm or greater, Kelowna General Hospital is looking for a Relief Full Time Nursing Unit Assistant.....Apply today!

This position ends approx. May 7, 2019 and 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 : Rotating Days, Nights 07 : 00 to 19 : 00, 10 : 30 to 22 : 30, 22 : 36 to 07 : 00 hours

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

    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...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 50 wpm or greater, dated within the past 24 months and must be issued from a valid institution only.
  • Skills and Abilities :

  • Ability to keyboard 50 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 submit a Nursing Unit Assistant Certificate and a Typing Test minimum 50 wpm within past 24 months from a recognized institution.

    Certificates / Diplomas / Transcripts must be from accredited Colleges / Universities.

    ONLY QUALIFIED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED.

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