Providence Health & Services Certified Nursing Assistant 2 / Health Unit Coordinator in Hood River, Oregon
Providence is calling a Certified Nursing Assistant 2/Health Unit Coordinator (CNA 2 / HUC) (Rotating/Variable) to Providence Hood River Memorial Hospital in Hood River, OR.
We have a vacancy for a CNA 2 / Unit Coordinator to support the nursing units at our Hospital.
This position will support Maternity, ED, and Medical Surgical Units.
Most hours are on days, but will have some variability to it.
You will work on a team with two other CNA 2/HUCs to support other clinicians and patients.
In this position, you will:
Provide overall administrative and technical assistance and support in the operation of the assigned nursing unit; collaborate with other staff and leaders in the development, oversight and operation of the unit.
Initiate and prioritize transcription of provider orders.
Assemble and maintain patient charts, current forms and results/reports.
Serve as the hub of all communication for the unit.
Display professional interpersonal skills when communicating with patients, public and staff.
Serve as front-line customer service representative.
Work in conjunction with the charge nurse and be accountable for the efficient coordination of unit activities, including patient placement; working with other departments to coordinate patient care services; prioritizing and dissemination of information.
Perform CNA 2 patient care duties under the direction and supervision of a registered nurse.
Required qualifications for this position include:
High school diploma or equivalent
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) certification through Oregon State Board of Nursing (OSBN)
Current cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) certification
One (1) year of experience performing secretarial duties in a healthcare environment -or- equivalent training in a recognized health care program
Medical terminology course or experience
Proficient in word processing, experience with a variety of software applications
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
One (1) year of post high school education
Satisfactory completion of health unit coordinator course work or equivalent knowledge
National Certification Health Unit Coordinator
Previous experience as a preceptor/role model
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Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant
Location: Oregon-Hood River
Req ID: 229870