Interested in a career with both meaning and growth? Whether your abilities are in direct patient care or one of the many other areas of healthcare administration and support, everyone at Parkland works together to fulfill our mission: the health and well-being of individuals and communities entrusted to our care. By joining Parkland, you become part of a diverse healthcare legacy that's served our community for more than 125 years. Put your skills to work with us, seek opportunities to learn and join a talented team where patient care is more than a job. It's our passion.
Primary Purpose Coordinates patient care and clerical needs by acting as a contact for the unit, while assisting and responding to information requests from providers, nurses, staff, patients, patient families and others to effectively service unit staff and customers by providing a permanent information resource within the unit. Minimum Specifications Education ¿ Must have completed a formal nurse aide course; OR, ¿ Must have a medical assistant diploma or certificate; OR ¿ Must be currently enrolled in an accredited school of professional nursing and must have documentation of basic fundamentals of nursing from the school; OR, Must be a graduate from an accredited school of nursing; OR, ¿ Must have successfully completed Parkland¿s job specific training program. Certification/Registration/Licensure ¿ Must have a current Heartsaver CPR course completion card within 90 days of hire and/or placement in job from one of the following: ¿ American Heart Association ¿ American Red Cross Rescuer ¿ Military Training Network Skills or Special Abilities ¿ Must be able to demonstrate competence in performing a variety of patient care and clerical duties. ¿ Must be able to communicate effectively with personnel from other departments, managers, providers, staff, patients and their families. ¿ Must be able to demonstrate flexible work habits and skill at setting priorities. ¿ Must demonstrate enthusiasm and eagerness to perform a variety of assigned duties. ¿ Must be able to demonstrate patient center/patient valued behaviors.
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