• Care Assistant Health Unit Coordinator, Continuing Care Hospital

    CommonSpirit HealthLexington, KY 40508

    Job #1374329222

  • Overview CommonSpirit Health was formed by the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health. With more than 700 care sites across the U.S., from clinics and hospitals to home-based care and virtual care services, CommonSpirit is accessible to nearly one out of every four U.S. residents. Our world needs compassion like never before. Our communities need caring and our families need protection. With our combined resources, CommonSpirit is committed to building healthy communities, advocating for those who are poor and vulnerable, and innovating how and where healing can happen, both inside our hospitals and out in the community. Responsibilities Full Time, 7am-7pm, Saint Joseph Main Hospital, Continuing Care Hospital Qualifications Your time at work should be fulfilling. Rewarding. Inspiring. That's what you'll find when you join one of our non-profit CHI facilities across the nation. You'll find challenging, rewarding work every day alongside people who have as much compassion as you. Join us and together we'll create healthier, stronger communities. Imagine your career at Job Summary / Purpose Organizes and promotes efficient workflow within the unit. Essential Key Job Responsibilities 1. Acts as a communication liaison by greeting all internal and external customers to proactively meet service requests and to promote positive customer relations. 2. Provides patient care under the supervision of licensed staff, Charge Nurse, Clinical Manager, Unit Manager or Director of Nursing in performing electrocardiograph exams, watching monitors for unit patients, informing the RN of significant rhythms and admitting/discharging patients from the monitoring system. 3. Maintains designated hospital competencies validated by the Competency Based Orientation (CBO) plan. 4. Demonstrates a strong belief and behaviors consistent with the Saint Joseph Health Mission and Core Values (Reverence, Integrity, Compassion and Excellence). 5. Complies with safety and emergency procedures. 6. Complies with organizational policies. 7. Documents activities consistent with organizational guidelines. 8. Performs critical/frequent procedures or services. 9. Provides care/services based on identified needs. 10. Uses required equipment for providing care/services. 11. Consults with organizational resources. 12. Demonstrates professional responsibility as per job classification. 13. Demonstrates Core Values Guest Relations/Guest Service Standards. 14. Demonstrates Core Values Based on Behavioral Standards. 15. Other duties as assigned by management. Minimum Qualifications Required Education for Staff Job Levels High School Diploma or GED Required Licensure and Certifications Certification from an approved nursing assistant course, previous experience as a nurse assistant, or one completed semester of healthcare related clinical experience. BLS from American Heart Association required. Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Adequate conversational English is required in order that the individual be able to take direction from management, understand how to complete job tasks, communicate adequately with patients and co-workers as necessary, understand and follow safety guidelines, and understand the Associate Handbook and all hospital policies. Must be able to successfully identify cardiac rhythms within the initial orientation period. PREFERRED Qualifications Previous successful experience with cardiac monitoring. One year of secretarial experience and previous exposure to medical terminology. Be proficient in keyboarding and possess good Windows platform computer skills. Connect With Us! Not ready to apply, or can't find a relevant opportunity? to learn more about a career at CommonSpirit Health and experience #humankindness. Equal Opportunity CommonSpirit Healthâ„¢ is an Equal Opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, parental status, ancestry, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. External hires must pass a post offer, pre-employment background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with an arrest and/or conviction will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, ban the box laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances . If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us by telephone at ~~~ and let us know the nature of your request . We will only respond to messages left that involve a request for a reasonable accommodation in the application process. We will accommodate the needs of any qualified candidate who requests a reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). CommonSpirit Health participates in E-verify. Requisition ID 2020-130574 Employment Type Full Time Department Long Term Care Hours Per Pay Period 72 Facility Continuing Care Hospital Shift Day Standard Hours 7am-7pm Work Schedule 12 Hour Location KY-LEXINGTON