Unit Assistant - Med/Surg - P/T with Benefits Evening
Princeton, New Jersey, United States

Job Summary

Occupation Clerical and Administrative
Specialty Administrative Assistant
Location 08857, Old Bridge, New Jersey, United States
Visa Sponsorship No

Job Description

Last Update: 1/11/24

How have you impacted someones life today? At Hackensack Meridian Health our healthcare teams are focused on changing the lives of our patients by providing the highest level of care each and every day. From our hospitals, rehab centers and occupational health teams to our long-term care centers and at-home care capabilities, our complete spectrum of services will allow you to apply your skills in multiple settings while building your career all within New Jerseys premier healthcare system.
A day in the life of a Unit Assistant at Hackensack Meridian Health includes:

Performs accurately the transcription of physician orders and entry into the computer with RN validation
Responsible for efficient communication, receptionist role and customer service activities related to Clerical and Administrative aspect of the nursing unit.
Assists RN, interdisciplinary team members and physicians by getting their charts, obtaining data, information or provide assistance as requested during shift.
Responsible for efficient notifications and processes required for patient placement through-put, transfers and discharges.
Uses organizational skills to prepare, compile, and maintain accurate and complete charts.
Operates Omnicell and computer system efficiently for order entries, inquiries and charges.
Maintains a safe environment of care that promotes patient and personal well-being

High school graduate or equivalency
Successful completion of unit assistant course and/or training program, including medical terminology and computer skills
Previous Clerical and Administrative experience and medical terminology preferred
Computer skills and exposure to health care setting preferred

If you feel that the above description speaks directly to your strengths and capabilities, then please apply today!