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NURSING UNIT ASSISTANT

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Employer Name: 
Interior Health
Job Location: 
Grand Forks

Casual

This position 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 – 07:30 to 18:12 hours

This is a Casual opportunity. Casual means there are no guaranteed hours and work requirements can vary from 0 - 37.5 hours per week.

Specific Skills Required: 

 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.

Industry:

Posting Will Expire: 
Wednesday, October 31, 2018
How to Apply
Application Procedure: 

**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.**

Apply online at:  https://jobs.interiorhealth.ca/job/-/-/602/9104310?ss=paid

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