Ascension Health Asst-Unit / Surgery/Orthosports / St Vincent's Birmingham / FT Days: 5am - 1:30 pm 80 hours Bi-Weekly in Birmingham, Alabama

Job ID: 217699

Asst-Unit / Surgery/Orthosports / St Vincent's Birmingham / FT Days: 5am - 1:30 pm 80 hours Bi-Weekly

Birmingham, Alabama

Regular/Day

Additional Job Information

Title: Asst-Unit

City, State: Birmingham,AL

Location: St Vincent's Birmingham

Department: Ortho Surgery 001

Additional Job Details: Full-Time,Days

5 am -1:30 pm

Marketing Statement

St. Vincent’s Health System, part of Ascension, is made up of St. Vincent’s Birmingham, St. Vincent’s Blount, St. Vincent’s East, St. Vincent’s St. Clair, St. Vincent's One Nineteen Health and Wellness, and the St. Vincent’s Ambulatory Healthcare Network, which includes a wide range of services, from family care to home health. Together, we provide a special brand of personalized, compassionate care that balances high touch with high tech, meeting the needs of people in more than 40 communities.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Asst-Unit assists with basic patient care activities and performs administrative and clerical duties in support of an assigned clinical area.

Responsibilities:

  • Assists with procedures and/or patient with tending to personal care, activities of daily living and/or transfers/transport.

  • Communicates with patients, families, physicians and other healthcare team members in person, telephone, and/or email. May receive and screen visitors and telephone calls, and handles general inquiries. Files, distributes mail and performs other clerical duties as assigned.

  • Types various reports and documents for unit staff. Photocopies and distributes and/or files as necessary. May transcribe physicians' orders subject to the approval of a licensed nurse.

  • Assists with the maintenance of supplies and equipment. May assist with keeping patient rooms clean and orderly.

  • Assists with turnover and cleaning of patient rooms/bays and equipment in the department in between each patient visit.

  • Assists with stocking units and maintaining nourishments for patient and staff break room.

  • Assembles and maintains patient charts. Assist with processing patient admissions, transfers, and discharges in the computer.

  • Communicates with patients, families, physicians, and other healthcare members about patient care according to protocol.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider specializing in Basic Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • HS or Equivalent

    How To Apply

Applicants may proceed by clicking on the “Apply Now”.

To apply later, return to the Career page at www.stvhs.com

In addition, you may apply via one of our Employment computers in the following locations:

Human Resources located at St. Vincent’s Birmingham, 806 St. Vincent’s Drive, Birmingham, AL 35205 (4thfloor in Building 1) 8:00am – 2:00pm

Human Resources located at St. Vincent’s East, 50 Medical Park East Drive, Suite 259, Birmingham, AL 35235 (2ndfloor) 8:00am – 2:00pm

Administration office at St. Vincent’s Blount, 150 Gilbreath Drive, Oneonta, AL 35121 9:00am-3:00pm

For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascensionc candidate care at 855-778-6037.

Equal Employment Opportunity

As an equal opportunity employer, St. Vincent's and all its ministries comply with all applicable employment laws and regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at St. Vincent's and all its ministries based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you have additional questions about your application process , you may contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037..

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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