Clinical Support Tech I - 7 Children's Post-Surgical Care Unit
Company: UNC Health Care
Location: Chapel Hill
Posted on: August 2, 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: This
24 bed unit specialties include general surgery, ear/nose/throat,
burns, neurosurgery oral-maxillofacial, orthopedics, trauma,
urology, and transplant cases. The unit also cares for medicine and
oncology pediatric patients. Patients on the unit range from birth
to adolescence. The Pediatric Surgery staff are highly committed to
providing outstanding care to the patients and families. A Clinical
Support Tech is a dual role where you work as a Nursing Assistant
(NA) and also have administrative duties. This is a 36 hour a week
position with day/night rotation/ weekend rotation with flexible
self-scheduling.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:
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.
1. Assists physicians and other health care providers with routine
examinations and procedures, as well as procurement of equipment
2. Critically reviews 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. Provides 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. Performs routine quality assurance audits, safety checks,
and inventory of supplies. Provides administrative and clerical
support including PI audits and data entry.
4. Provides 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.
5. Provides direct personal care to patients as outlined in plan of
care activities such as bathing, dressing, feeding, assisting with
ambulation. Measures and records 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
6. Reinforces 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 Information Other information:
High School diploma or GED
Listed as Nursing Assistant I with the North Carolina Department of
Health and Human Services.
Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Provider 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 Details Legal Employer: STATEEntity: UNC Medical Center
Organization Unit: 7 Children's Work Type: Full Time
Standard Hours Per Week: 36.00Work Schedule: RotatingLocation of
Job: US:NC:Chapel HillExempt From Overtime: Exempt: No
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