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Patient Unit Associate

NYU Medical Center
New York, NY 10007
\u003Cdiv data-field=\u0022description\u0022 class=\u0022jd-description\u0022\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Ca href=\u0022http://nyulangone.org/\u0022\u003ENYU Langone Health\u003C/a\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E is a world-class, patient-centered, integrated academic medical center, known for its excellence in clinical care, research, and education. It comprises more than 200 locations throughout the New York area, including \u003Ca href=\u0022http://nyulangone.org/locations\u0022\u003Efive inpatient locations\u003C/a\u003E, \u003Ca href=\u0022http://nyulangone.org/locations/hassenfeld-childrens-hospital\u0022\u003E a children\u0027s hospital\u003C/a\u003E, \u003Ca href=\u0022http://nyulangone.org/locations/emergency-care\u0022\u003Ethree emergency rooms\u003C/a\u003E and a level 1 trauma center. Also part of NYU Langone Health is the \u003Ca href=\u0022http://www.nyulangone.org/locations/perlmutter-cancer-center\u0022\u003ELaura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center\u003C/a\u003E, a National Cancer Institute designated cancer center, and \u003Ca href=\u0022http://med.nyu.edu/\u0022\u003ENYU School of Medicine\u003C/a\u003E, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history. For more information, go to \u003Ca href=\u0022http://nyulangone.org/\u0022\u003Enyulangone.org\u003C/a\u003E, and interact with us on \u003Ca href=\u0022http://facebook.com/NYULangone\u0022\u003EFacebook\u003C/a\u003E, \u003Ca href=\u0022http://twitter.com/nyulangone\u0022\u003ETwitter\u003C/a\u003E, \u003Ca href=\u0022http://www.youtube.com/user/nyulmc\u0022\u003EYouTube\u003C/a\u003E and \u003Ca href=\u0022http://instagram.com/nyulangone\u0022\u003EInstagram\u003C/a\u003E.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EPosition Summary:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003EWe have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Patient Unit Associate. \u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cbr /\u003E In this role, the successful candidate Support the patient care activities of the nursing unit through maintenance of patient records, supplies, and the environment; coordinates activities with unit staff and other departments; demonstrates clear, concise, accurate and timely communications with members of the health care team, patients families and visitors; incorporates NYU Core Values in all aspects of job performance.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EJob Responsibilities:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAssists in maintaining a safe environment for patients and staff by serving/screening for unauthorized individuals and notifying the appropriate personnel.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EDemonstrates culture competency in interpersonal behaviors. Demonstrates an awareness of the needs and behaviors of specific patient age groups.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ECompletes discharges, transfers and expirations into the electronic medical record (EMR=ICIS) in a timely, accurate manner.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EMaintain the flow of computerized and paper documents. Ensures all forms and documents are organized.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ESupports the patient care activities on the nursing unit by maintaining unit orderliness, adequacy of supplies and other resources necessary for patient flow.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EFacilitates communication among unit staff, patients, families, visitors and members of the health care team. Present a positive image at all times while providing information and/or forwarding inquiries to appropriates staff.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EDemonstrates respect for patient confidentiality, privacy, dignity, and rights.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EDemonstrates accountability for supplies, equipment, and environmental support.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAssists in data entry every 4 hours for Nstaffing, census daily data collection (NASH).\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAssists in the collection of data for the units Quality and Performance Improvement Program, including Patient Satisfaction and other measures.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAssists in the orientation of new unit clerks.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ERecognizes own limitations and requests assistance when needed.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EDiscusses educational concerns and goals with the Nurse Manager or appropriate leadership.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ESeeks learning resources for identified learning needs.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EParticipates in unit meetings and conferences.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ECompletes annual mandatory education requirements for patient unit clerks.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EFunctions as a respectful member of the health care team.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EReceives packages, mail, flowers and arranges for their prompt delivery.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EMaintains the confidentiality of all patients as well as other medical center related information.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EResponds immediately as directed to potential and actual emergency situations.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EUtilizes hospital communications and devices appropriately, i.e., computer work stations, phone system, paging system.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EReports to and maintains communications with nurse manager, nursing leadership or charge nurse.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EResponds promptly to patient call lights, patient and family requests for assistance. Responds promptly to requests by members of the healthcare team including RNs, MDs, and other interdisciplinary team members.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EProvides the link for effective communication within the nursing unit and other departments.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EDemonstrates knowledge of the organizations Core Values and incorporates them into the performance of responsibilities.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EMinimum Qualifications:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003ETo qualify you must have a High school diploma or equivalent. Computer literacy including but not limited to keyboard facility, data entry, use of hospital intranet. Evidence of excellent interpersonal skills, effective communication skills, and creative problem solving.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EPreferred Qualifications:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003EClerical, customer service, communications-related experience desirable. English as primary language; other languages desirable.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cem\u003EQualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.\u003C/em\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003ENYU Langone Health provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you\u0027ll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003ENYU Langone Health is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online. \u003Cbr /\u003EIf you wish to view NYU Langone Health\u0027s EEO policies, please \u003Ca href=\u0022https://cdn-static.findly.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/290/2017/04/EEO-1.3-hos.pdf\u0022\u003Eclick here\u003C/a\u003E. Please \u003Ca href=\u0022https://cdn-static.findly.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/162/2016/06/eeoc_self_print_poster2009update.pdf\u0022\u003Eclick here\u003C/a\u003E to view the Federal \u0022EEO is the law\u0022 poster or visit \u003Ca href=\u0022https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm\u0022\u003Ehttps://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm\u003C/a\u003E for more information. To view the Pay Transparency Notice, please \u003Ca href=\u0022https://cdn-static.findly.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/290/2017/04/pay-transp_formattedESQA508c.pdf\u0022\u003Eclick here\u003C/a\u003E.\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/div\u003E\u003Cp /\u003E\u003Cdiv data-field=\u0022responsibilities\u0022 class=\u0022jd-responsibilities\u0022\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EPosition Summary:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003ESupport the patient care activities of the nursing unit through maintenance of patient records, supplies, and the environment; coordinates activities with unit staff and other departments; demonstrates clear, concise, accurate and timely communications with members of the health care team, patients families and visitors; incorporates NYU Core Values in all aspects of job performance.\u003C/p\u003E\r\n\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EMinimum Qualifications:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003EHigh school diploma or equivalent. Computer literacy including but not limited to keyboard facility, data entry, use of hospital intranet. Evidence of excellent interpersonal skills, effective communication skills, and creative problem solving.\u003C/p\u003E\r\n\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EPreferred Qualifications:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003EClerical, customer service, communications-related experience desirable. English as primary language; other languages desirable.\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/div\u003E\u003Cp /\u003E

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Posted: 2019-10-31 Expires: 2019-12-12

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NYU Medical Center
New York, NY 10007

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