UnityPoint Health Unit Coordinator/Patient Care Tech-Mental Health in Waterloo, Iowa
UnityPoint - Allen Hospital
Hours: 1500-2330; 1 Shift a week preferrably every Friday evening
Mental Health Unit
The Unit Coordinator/Patient Care Technician is responsible for performing general secretarial/ receptionist and clerical duties, for administering direct patient care and performing other duties deemed necessary to ensure quality patient care, under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse.
Assists in meeting patient’s physical and emotional needs
Observes patient condition and reports immediately to RN of any untoward signs, symptoms or unusual occurrences are present. Observation is done in person or via camera monitoring system.
Provides safe, economical, and efficient care. Maintains vigilance over patients, taking necessary safety precautions.
Assists in maintaining that patient rooms are neat and orderly with clear walk-in area.
Coordinates group activities for the patients.
Completion of nursing assistant or equivalent course.
Six months of nursing assistant experience. Internal applicants within UPH-Allen, in good standing, with one year of hospital experience will be considered.
This position does not get reported with Direct Care Workers (DCW).
1-2 years of mental health or nursing assistant experience
Willing to take a Student Nurse Tech
Requisition ID: 2021-90416
Street: 1825 Logan Ave
Name: 2520 UnityPoint Health Allen Hospital
Posting Minimum: USD $15.20/Hr.
Name: Gen Behavioral Hlth-MH- Logan
FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 0.2
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Scheduled Hours/Shift: 3:00pm-11:30pm
External Company URL: http://www.unitypoint.org