Posted in General Business 4 days ago.
Location: Santa Barbara, California
Renders direct and indirect patient care under direction of appropriate licensed personnel. Facilitates care to meet patient's daily living activity needs by providing physical and clerical support, coordinating activities, and communicating effectively. Provides personal selfcare and activity programs to patients. Contributes to the operation of the unit. Responsible for completion of unit competency assessments and, if appropriate, annual education review. Promotes an overall culture of excellence and positive and professional first impression to patients and visitors by providing hospitality and general information.
All job qualifications listed indicate the minimum level necessary to perform this job proficiently.
LEVEL OF EDUCATION
Minimum: High School Graduate or Equivalent
Preferred: 1 year of nursing school
CERTIFICATIONS, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
Preferred: EMT, CNA, or Medical Assistant Certification
Minimum: Basic Computer skills. Knowledge of office systems, practices, and equipment. Knowledge of basic medical terminology. Ability to use correct grammar and spelling. Excellent customer service skills.
The ideal candidate will be able to push gurneys, feel comfortable with patient care, computer skills. Bilingual (English/Spanish) skills would be highly desirable.
Preferred: Ability to use computer charting (electronic medical record) and computer order entry. Microsoft Word and Excel skills.
YEARS OF RELATED WORK EXPERIENCE
Minimum: 1 year customer service, healthcare, clerical, or equivalent experience.