Unit Clerk

Location: WK Pierremont
Department: Nursing Service - NS-ICU
Classification: Full-Time
Shift: 7:00 AM-7:00 PM
Date Posted: 1/16/2023
Description: WKP Complex intensive care unit seeks a Unit Clerk/Nursing Assistant to assist with the care of critically ill patients. The individual would perform clerical task such as answering phones, faxing documents but also provide direct care for specific patient groups in cooperation with other team members. Other duties would include assisting patients with turning and performing glucose checks. The individual would also be available to perform 1:1 monitoring for patients who are admitted to the ICU with a high risk of suicide. It is also preferred that the individual successfully have completed an ECG telemetry course.

1:1 monitoring class and CPI training is required but can be scheduled after hire date. The ECG telemetry course is also available through the Career Institute at the WK Innovation Center. You may contact them at 318-212-8080.

Excellent customer service would be needed for receiving calls over the patient intercom and answering telephones to receive and relay messages, communicating and collaborating with other staff, and informing the nurse manager or charge nurse of essential information.

Willis-Knighton is an equal opportunity employer and thus, manages its employment and employee relations policies, practices and benefits without regard to age, race, sex, color, creed, religion, national origin, disability, veteran, or other protected status where otherwise qualified.