The patient services associate / patient care technician through communication, requisitioning, and management of supplies and equipment, coordinates the activities of the nursing staff, the patient, the physician, other hospital departments and visitors. He/she performs general receptionist and clerical duties in order to facilitate efficient functioning of the department.
To assist the professional in performing direct and indirect nursing activities for pediatric to geriatric patients. Supports the general functions of the nursing unit under direction of the nurse. Performs some technical and specialized procedures or treatments following satisfactory validation of competency skills.
REQUIRED EDUCATION, TRAINING, and/or EXPERIENCE
Previous clerical or related experience (preferably in a hospital setting) required. Preferred experience or certification in reading, interpreting, and writing medical terminology. Previous experience as Medical Assistant, Nursing Assistant or Patient Care Tech or student in one of the following programs, Certified Nursing Assistant, Patient Care Tech, Licensed Practical Nurse, Registered Nurse, Emergency Medical Tech, Paramedic, or Physician Assistant. Completion of Nursing Assistant Course is desired.
REQUIRED LICENSES and CERTIFICATIONS
BLS certification required.
OTHER REQUIRED SPECIAL SKILLS and KNOWLEDGEComputer skills. Has the ability to anticipate informational needs and organize / prioritize data, and ability to work with limited supervision. Good interpersonal communication and customer service skills. Training and experience to be able to complete performance responsibilities of this job description.
Job : Nursing
Primary Location : GA-Roswell
Hospital/Facility : 342-North Fulton Hospital - Roswell, GA
Job Type : Full-time
Shift Type : 12 Hour Night
Shift begin time : 7:00 PM Shift end time : 7:30 AM