Clinical Unit Assistant

Are you interested in medicine, public health, social work or nursing? Are you organized with an eye for detail? Love to multitask in a fast -paced setting? Then this is the position for you! This position has often been described as the "glue" that holds Christ House together. You will be a part of a team of dynamic healthcare professionals. The Clinical Unit Assistant is responsible for the coordination of health information for all patients in the Medical Unit. This includes coordination of transportation for patients, transcription and processing of orders on the medical record, and obtaining needed authorization for specialty appointments. In your daily routine, you assist the Charge Nurse with the coordination of daily activities at the Nurses’ Station, answer telephones and communicate messages professionally and timely to patients and staff as needed, maintain a clean and confidential work area and assure adequate supply of all clerical items, including medical forms and operational supplies and equipment at the Nurses’ Station. Your work will be vital to our daily operations and the high quality compassionate care that we give to our patients.