Pacific Retirement Services

  • Ward Clerk/Unit Assistant

    Job Location US-CA-Davis
    Job ID
    2019-7427
    Category
    Nursing/Health Services
    Location/Org Data : Name
    University Retirement Community
  • Overview

    URC Job Photo

    Do you want to work in a fun and exciting environment?  University Retirement Community is the place for you! The Ward Clerk works as part of our skilled nursing team and provides a variety of different administrative and support functions.

     

    University Retirement Community is a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) located in Davis, California. Residents enjoy comfortable, carefree lifestyles in private, pet-friendly apartment or cottage homes, where they have the security of knowing a comprehensive continuum of care is available on campus, should their health care needs change.

     

    This is a 30 hour per week full time/benefitted position Hours/Days: Fri & Sat 2:30PM-9:00PM, Sun & Mon 8:30AM-2:30PM; DAYS OFF: Tues, Wed, Thurs

     

    Full Time Benefits Include:

    -100% paid Medical, Dental and vision for full-time employees.

    - Employee parking lot
    - 401k with company match
    - Profit sharing program
    - Employee meals 
    - Paid Vacation, Holiday, & Sick Time

     

    *Pre-employment testing includes drug testing, fingerprint background check, reference checks, TB test and physical examination.

     

    Responsibilities

    • Ensure that resident and visitors needs are being met in a timely and efficient manner.
    • Assist in the continuity of the exchange of information between departments.
    • Assures timely response to patient care needs through the paging system and a monitoring program that reveals deficiencies in this process.
    • The position also enhances the quality of documentation by nursing staff through a monitoring system that reveals deficiencies and targets corrective measures to be taken.
    • Answers telephones. Directs calls for residents and staff.
    • Maintain monthly weight sheet
    • Coordinate job-duties and tasks with other department clerks on different shifts.
    • Attends required in-service education programs, staff and unit meetings.
    • Supports Health Center and Administrative policies and procedures.
    • Support Medical Records with mailings, scanning and posting census.
    • Schedule medical and beauty shop appointments and transportation.
    • Monitor call-lights and notify CNAs as needed.

    Qualifications

    • Requires some knowledge of the health care field with a minimum of one (1) year experience in this or a related field.
    • Requires clerical skills, good phone technique, good word processing skills, and excellent communication skills.
    • Demonstrates a strong customer service orientation.
    • Working knowledge of common medical terminology preferred.
    • Able to communicate and work effectively with others and function independently with minimal supervision and support.

    Options

    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed

    Need help finding the right job?

    We can recommend jobs specifically for you! Click here to get started.