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Unit Assistant- Med- Surg- Old Bridge- P/T - Day

RARITAN BAY MEDICAL CENTER- OLD BRIDGE Old Bridge, New Jersey
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  • Requisition # 2024-140401
  • ShiftDay
  • StatusPart-time with Benefits

Overview

How have you impacted someone’s life today? At Hackensack Meridian Health our healthcare teams are focused on changing the lives of our patients by providing the highest level of care each and every day. From our hospitals, rehab centers and occupational health teams to our long-term care centers and at-home care capabilities, our complete spectrum of services will allow you to apply your skills in multiple settings while building your career all within New Jersey’s premier healthcare system.

Responsibilities

A day in the life of a Unit Assistant at Hackensack Meridian includes:

  • Performs accurately the transcription of physician orders and entry into the computer with RN validation
  • Responsible for efficient communication, receptionist role and customer service activities related to clerical aspect of the nursing unit.
  • Assists RN, interdisciplinary team members and physicians by getting their charts, obtaining data, information or provide assistance as requested during shift.
  • Responsible for efficient notifications and processes required for patient placement through-put, transfers and discharges.
  • Uses organizational skills to prepare, compile, and maintain accurate and complete charts.
  • Operates Omnicell and computer system efficiently for order entries, inquiries and charges.
  • Maintains a safe environment of care that promotes patient and personal well-being.

Qualifications

Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:

  • High School diploma, general equivalency diploma (GED), and/or GED equivalent programs.
  • Successful completion of unit assistant course and/or training program, including medical terminology and computer skills

Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Preferred:

  • Previous clerical experience and medical terminology preferred.
  • Computer skills and exposure to health care setting preferred.
  • Sitting at computer work station; standing, walking; minimal pushing, pulling, lifting, and multi-tasking.

Our Network

Hackensack Meridian Health (HMH) is a Mandatory Influenza Vaccination Facility

As a courtesy to assist you in your job search, we would like to send your resume to other areas of our Hackensack Meridian Health network who may have current openings that fit your skills and experience.

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Awards We’ve Received

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US News & World Report 2023

- HUMC - #1 Hospital in NJ & #5 in NY Metro Area

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US News & World Report 2023

- Joseph M. Sanzari Children’s Hospital - #1 Children’s Hospital in NJ

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US News & World Report 2023

- JSUMC - #6 Hospital in NJ

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2023 & 2022 Magnet Designations

for 9 HMH Institutions

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Newsweek 2022 Best Hospitals USA

- HUMC - #57

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Newsweek 2022 America’s Best Addiction Treatment Centers

Blake Recovery Center at Carrier Clinic - #2

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Diversity Inc. 2023

Top Hospital and Health Systems

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Becker’s Hospital Review 2022

- Top Places to Work in Healthcare

WE KEEP GETTING BETTER

At Hackensack Meridian Health, we help our patients live better, healthier lives – and we help one another succeed. Here, competitive benefits are just the beginning. It’s also about how our team members support one another and how we show up for our community. Together, we’re ready to transform health care and advance our mission to serve as a leader of positive change.

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