Nursing Assistant II + Clerical (Clinical Support Tech II) - 1 Memorial
Company: UNC Health Care
Location: Chapel Hill
Posted on: July 31, 2022
*This position qualifies for our Nursing Support Incentive Program.
The Nursing Support Incentive Program includes $5,000 paid over a
three (3) year commitment. Learn more about the program here:
A Clinical Support Tech II is needed for 1 Memorial. -This -is a
25-bed Observation Unit. The team provides care to adult
observation patients with a variety of medical diagnoses to include
cardiology work up; COPD exacerbation; Intravenous therapy; and
abdominal pain work up. The environment is fast paced and requires
a great deal of interdisciplinary collaboration and teamwork. The
team facilitates admissions, treatments, transfers and discharges
of patients. The unit is open 7 days a week and 24 hours per day.
The staff on this unit will also be cross trained to staff 4 West,
a 12-bed Medical Surgical Observation unit which provides care to
varied adult population to include observation, extended recovery
from PACU, and Medical Surgical acute care patients awaiting an
inpatient bed assignment. Both 1 Memorial and 4 West are considered
one team working in two locations, under the same management team.
This is a 36 hours per week position; working 12 hour rotating
shifts (7am-7:30pm and 7pm-7:30am) with weekend and holiday
rotation. This position qualifies for an extensive benefit package
including PTO hours, which are accrued based on the number of
worked hours. This position requires the ability to attend a week
long orientation (8:00am-5:00pm - Hybrid -- some days in person
from 8am to 5 pm) which is offered every two weeks.
Become part of an inclusive organization with over 40,000 diverse
employees, whose mission is to improve the health and well-being of
the unique communities we serve.Summary:
The Clinical Support Technician II is responsible for assisting the
professional caregiver in the delivery of patient care,
transporting patient and / or equipment, setting up and maintaining
patient rooms, and performing a wide range of clerical,
transcription, and maintenance of the patient care unit desk area
functions. Performs patient care requiring clinical and procedural
knowledge and skills requiring the use of sterile techniques,
infusion monitoring, and medical equipment. Coordinates the flow of
communications on the patient care unit. The Clinical Support
Technician II may or may not be given a defined patient care
assignment based on unit needs and the discretion of the manager /
charge nurse. Tracks supply inventory, orders supplies and special
items. Assists unit with clerical and administrative support
including PI audits and data entry.
1. Assist physicians and other health care providers with routine
examinations and procedures, as well as procurement of equipment
2. Critically review patient care documentation making note of any
significant changes in the patient's condition and make an
immediate report to a registered nurse or physician.
3. Provide a variety of clerical tasks to include but not limited
to organizing and prioritizing workload, greeting and directing
visitors, researching information as requested by nurses and
physicians, reviewing orders for logic and clarity, revising orders
as requested by the nurse, answering the telephone/ patient call
lights, transcribing physician orders, and maintaining medical
records. Perform routine quality assurance audits, safety checks,
and inventory of supplies.
4. Provide administrative and clerical support including PI audits
and data entry
5. Provide clinical support assistance to include, but not limited
to, cleaning the work area, maintaining office equipment,
troubleshooting common software and hardware problems, changing
linens, checking supply inventory, re-stocking supplies,
transporting patients/ supplies/ specimens, and assisting in the
orientation of new employees and students.
6. Provide direct personal care to patients as outlined in plan of
care activities such as bathing, dressing, feeding, assisting with
ambulation. Measure and record vital signs, and patient height and
weight. May be responsible for specimen collection, skin
preps/scrubs, catheter care, capillary blood glucose checks, simple
wound care, range of motion exercises, and/or postural drainage.
Performs Oxygen room set-up and monitors oxygen flow-rate, performs
oropharyngeal and nasopharyngeal suctioning, tracheostomy care,
fecal impaction removal, sterile dressing change wound irrigation,
IV fluid assembly and monitoring, IV site care and discontinue
peripheral IV, ostomy irrigation and care, urinary catheterization
and irrigation, performs established oral, nasogastric, gastrostomy
7. Reinforce routine teaching given to patients by the registered
nurse or physician and document patient understanding of
instructions. Distributes patient education materials at the
request of patients and/or health care providers
Other InformationOther information:
--- High School diploma or GED
--- Listed as Nursing Assistant II with the North Carolina Board of
--- Listed as Nursing Assistant I with the North Carolina
Department of Health and Human Services.
--- Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Provider
--- Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification
Professional Experience Requirements:
--- One (1) year of clerical or customer service experience and six
(6) months of related nursing assistant experience, which may
include a nursing assistant course or an equivalent combination of
education, training and experience.
Knowledge/Skills/and Abilities Requirements:
--- Must be fluent in verbal and written English language.
Capability to develop computer skills if not competent.
Job DetailsLegal Employer: -STATEEntity: UNC Medical Center
Organization Unit: UNCH Observ Unit Main Campus -Work Type: Full
Standard Hours Per Week: 36.00Work Schedule: VariableLocation of
Job: US:NC:Chapel HillExempt From Overtime: Exempt: No
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