NURSING UNIT ASSISTANT
INTERIOR HEALTH AUTHORITY
Trail, British Columbia, Canada
17d 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, Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital in Trail, BC is looking for a casual Nursing Unit Assistant.....Apply today!

This position performs a variety of clerical duties in the Emergency Department 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, evenings; 06 : 50 to 15 : 00, 15 : 00 to 23 : 10

    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!

    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.
  • ON-LINE TESTS NOT ACCEPTED)

    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.
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