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UnityPoint Health Unit Clerk-Y8 Adult Medicine(Pulmonary/GI)-Methodist in Des Moines, Iowa

Provides clerical support for staff. Delivers and obtains information, specimens, and supplies within the facility. Contributes to a holistic approach to the delivery of services, improved patient care, and a high level of satisfaction from patients and families. This is a 23 bed medical surgical unit with patient population consisting of pulmonary and gastrointestinal disorders; ventilator transition and remote telemetry.

• Prioritizes dissemination of information using available technology.

• Assists with maintaining readiness of patient care equipment.

• Effectively and accurately maintains patient records.

• Demonstrates initative to improve quality and customer service by striving to exceed customer expectations.

• Balances team and individual responsibilities; open and objective to other’s views, gives them welcome feedback; contributes to positive team goals; and puts the success of the team above own interest.

• Demonstrates the knowledge that patient and workplace safety is a priority by preventing errors, accidents and infections and reporting potential or actual concerns immediately.

• Manages supplies and patient care supplies, i.e., order, obtain and store supplies.

• Must be able to transport patients by wheelchair or stretcher.

• Must be able to manipulate cart loaded with supplies.

Education: High School Diploma or equivalent.

Experience: Unit clerk experience or experience in a medical office setting preferred.

License(s)/Certification(s): Valid driver’s license when driving any vehicle for work-related reasons.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Writes, reads, comprehends, and speaks fluent English. Basic computer knowledge using word processing, spreadsheets, email and web browser.

Requisition ID: 2021-88214

Street: 1200 Pleasant St

Name: 3020 UnityPoint Health Des Moines

Posting Minimum: USD $13.05/Hr.

Name: Med/Surg Y8- Meth

FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 0.6

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Scheduled Hours/Shift: 3p-7p M-F, also works every 4th weekend 7a-7p

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