Title: Pt Care Tech/Unit Secretary
City, State: Destin,FL
Location: Sacred Heart Hospital Emerald Coast
Department: Med Surg Unit
Additional Job Details: FT Days 72 Hours Bi-weekly
The Sacred Heart Human Resources Department encourages you to picture yourself in a valuable role with Northwest Florida's leading health care provider -- Sacred Heart Health System.
As a member of the Ascension Health System, Sacred Heart has a history of providing high-quality, compassionate care since 1915.
Salaries are highly competitive and we offer an excellent, flexible benefits package. We are fortunate to attract people who believe in our mission and who are dedicated to the service of our patients and their families.
Our associates give high ratings to their job engagement and the support for their well-being provided by our health care organization. Sacred Heart associates have scored among the highest in overall associate engagement within Ascension Health.
Northwest Florida is a growing family-oriented community. It offers a delightful year round climate, low cost living, excellent schools, boundless recreational opportunities and beautiful sugar white beaches along the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico.
The Pt Care Tech/Unit Secretary assists with basic patient care activities and performs administrative and clerical duties in support of an assigned clinical area.
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
Education & Experience:
One year of exp. in a clinical role preferred
Medical terminology required
Previous hospital experience preferred
High School or Equivalent required
Nursing student who has completed Nursing 101 or a Certified Nursing Assistant, Medical Assistant, Military Corpsman or an EMT/Paramedic required
Licenses & Certifications:
Basic Life Support certification required.
How to Apply
If you are interested in joining the Sacred Heart Health System Team, please apply by completing an online application.
If you have any questions about the application process or require a reasonable accommodation to complete the application, please contact the Ascension Health Ministry Service Center at 1- between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. EST M-F.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Sacred Heart Health System is an equal opportunity employer.
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