The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at the Stollery Children's Hospital provides an environment that supports critically ill children and their family. The multidisciplinary critical care team promotes best clinical practice as well as fostering education, research and quality improvement initiatives guided by contemporary evidence-based medicine and enhanced locally by an active and productive clinical research program. Our critical care program is recognized at a regional, national and international level for excellence in critical care. As part of the interdisciplinary team, the Unit Clerk plays a vital role in managing information flow in a hospital setting and are often the first point of contact for families arriving to the unit. The Unit Clerk is responsible for assisting in the running of the unit through the following tasks but not limited to: greeting and directing visitors, families and staff, answering incoming calls, responding to inquiries, redirect calls and relay messages. Unit Clerks assist physicians and other health care professionals. They can transcribe and process orders and assist with the coordination of patient care.
As a Unit Clerk, you will be responsible for the efficient flow of communication between health professionals, departments, patients and families while maintaining confidentiality of patient information. You will also be responsible for a variety of administrative tasks which may include reception, greeting and directing visitors, patients and health professionals, maintaining patient records and charts, transcribing and processing physician orders as well as scheduling patient tests and/or treatments. You will also be responsible for performing a range of administrative activities in support of the unit.
Classification: Unit Clerk
Union: AUPE GSS
Department: UA-Unit 3A3 NICU Stollery-EDM
Primary Location: Stollery Childrens Hospital
Multi-Site: Not Applicable
Posting End Date: 07-AUG-2020
Employee Class: Regular Full Time
Date Available: 17-AUG-2020
Hours per Shift: 11.08
Length of Shift in weeks: 12
Shifts per cycle: 42
Shift Pattern: Days, Nights, Weekends
Days Off: As Per Rotation
Minimum Salary: $24.99
Maximum Salary: $30.38
Vehicle Requirement: N/A
Completion of Grade 12 or equivalent. Completion of an accredited Unit Clerk Course or equivalent training program.
Additional Required Qualifications:
Current Basic Life Support - Health Care Provider (BCLS-HCP).
Critical care experience. Neonatal/pediatric experience. Experience in an acute care hospital setting.