Unit Care Technician - Orthopedics (Full-Time 12 Hour Night Shift)

📁
Nursing Tech
💼
Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital
📅
19000098 Requisition #
Share this Job

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT


1 WC accepts all medical-surgical patients and specializes in Orthopedic, Orthopedic Trauma, Spine, and Gynecological patients. This is a fast-paced, primarily surgical unit with a focus on patient and staff satisfaction through teamwork, shared governance, and a commitment to quality. We are a Total Joint Center of Excellence, accredited through the Joint Commission since 2011. The patient population of the Orthopedic/Medical-Surgical Unit is varied and diverse, ranging in age from 18 and older.


JOB PURPOSE


Renders direct and indirect patient care under direction of appropriate licensed personnel. Facilitates care to meet patient's daily living activity needs by providing physical and clerical support, coordinating activities, and communicating effectively. Provides personal self-care and activity programs to patients. Contributes to the operation of the unit. Responsible for completion of unit competency assessments and, if appropriate, annual education review. Promotes an overall culture of excellence and positive and professional first impression to patients and visitors by providing hospitality and general information.


All job qualifications listed indicate the minimum level necessary to perform this job proficiently:

LEVEL OF EDUCATION

Minimum: High School Graduate or Equivalent 

Preferred: 1 year of nursing school 

CERTIFICATIONS, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS

Minimum: CPR/BLS. 

Preferred: EMT, CNA, or Medical Assistant Certification 

TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS

Minimum: Basic Computer skills. Knowledge of office systems, practices, and equipment. Knowledge of basic medical terminology. Ability to use correct grammar and spelling. Excellent customer service skills.

Preferred: Ability to use computer charting (electronic medical record) and computer order entry. Microsoft Word and Excel skills. 

YEARS OF RELATED WORK EXPERIENCE

Minimum: 1 year customer service, healthcare, clerical, or equivalent experience. 

Previous Job Searches

My Profile

Create and manage profiles for future opportunities.

Go to Profile

My Submissions

Track your opportunities.

My Submissions

Similar Listings

Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital

Santa Barbara, California, United States

📁 Nursing Tech

Requisition #: 1800012J

Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital

Santa Barbara, California, United States

📁 Nursing Tech

Requisition #: 1900009R

Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital

Santa Barbara, California, United States

📁 Nursing Tech

Requisition #: 19000045