Colorado Acute Hospital

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Unit Clerk (Day Shift)

at Colorado Acute Hospital

Posted: 12/5/2018
Job Reference #: 21445
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Job Description

Job Title
Unit Clerk (Day Shift)
Posted
11/15/2018
Location
Colorado Acute Long Term Hospital
1690 N. Meade Street
Denver, CO 80204
Description

Onsite interviews will be held on Thursday December 13, 2018 from 7am to 7pm

1690 N. Meade Street Denver, CO 80204

Bring copies of your resume and be prepared to interview!

$10,000 sign on bonus for FT RNs

$10,000 sign on bonus for FT Night Nurse Supervisor

$2,000 sign on bonus for FT LPN/LVN

$1,000 sign on bonus for FT CNA’s

Tuition Reimbursement – up to $5,250 per year

Highly competitive wages, benefits and shift differentials

Please CLICK HERE to learn more about our hospital. Feel free to reach out to Mandy Jones or Joanne Arrigo if you’re interested in learning more.

Mandy.Jones@lifecare-hospitals.com

Joanne.Arrigo@lifecare-hospitals.com

LifeCare is a specialty hospital in Denver that treats medically complex and critically ill patients requiring extended, acute care hospitalization. Our mission is simple – Accelerate Healing, Restore Health, Improve Life. Our facility has 63 licensed beds which includes a 10 bed ICU, in-house radiology and CT scanner, in-house pharmacy and a procedure room. We invite you to learn more about our facility and everything we have to offer!

We have an immediate opportunity for Unit Clerks (day shift).

As healthcare professionals, we are driven by a shared desire to help others.

Through medicine, technology and basic human compassion, we have the power to bring hope, comfort and healing to people in their hour of need.

At all of the LifeCare Family of Hospitals, we never forget the importance of our mission and the responsibility that comes with it. We are dedicated to achieving better health for our patients by treating each person's body, mind and soul

A national leader in long term acute care, LifeCare was built on the belief that early and aggressive intervention, coupled with a personalized treatment plan, can maximize a patient's potential for recovery.

General Summary: The Unit Clerk is responsible for the daily operation and follow-through of the unit station, overseeing the implementation of physician’s orders and nursing procedures for the delivery of quality patient care. The Unit Clerk is active in department activities, transdisciplinary team activities, and LifeCare activities to ensure individualized, patient-centered health care for all patient populations admitted to LifeCare Hospital.

Patient Population: Delivers direct patient care appropriate to the patients served. The ages of the patients served are adult (18-65 years of age) and geriatric (65 and older).

Essential Functions:

  1. Demonstrates proper performance of skills reflected and validated by the Unit Clerk competency checklist.
  2. Prioritizes and works independently in organizing the nursing unit station, keeping station clean and presentable.
  3. Ensures call lights and telephone are answered in a timely manner and ensures messages are recorded and delivered in a timely manner.
  4. Serves as liaison between physicians, staff members and other departments.
  5. Answers telephone in a courteous manner exchanging information in an appropriate manner which requires good oral and written communication skills.
  6. Properly plans/organizes work for assigned shift to properly utilize time, resources, manpower and supplies to ensure patient receives appropriate quality care.
  7. Maintains confidentiality of privileged information.
  8. Adheres to LifeCare policies, procedures, all safety plans, and all standards imposed by regulatory organizations.

This description is a general statement of required essential functions performed on a regular and continuous basis. It does not exclude other duties as assigned.

Requirements

Supervision: Does not direct the activities of staff or a function.

Experience: Six to twelve months in a clinical setting desired

Education: High school diploma or equivalent

Certification: Current BLS

Application Instructions

Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!