Job ID: 331174

Nurse Aide/Unit Clerk

Saginaw, Michigan

Regular / Day

We Are Hiring

Nurse Aide/Unit Clerk (BU) - Nurse Staffing 001 - FT Days, 70 Hours Bi-Weekly, - St Mary's of Michigan-MedCtr - Saginaw,MI

This is a union position.

7a-5:30p with weekend and holiday rotation

Why Join Ascension?

In Michigan, Ascension operates 15 hospitals and hundreds of related healthcare facilities that together employ over 200,000 associates. Across the state, Ascension Michigan is working together to help bring patients more resources and better care. Ascension Michigan is also committed to its community; it provided over $272 million in community benefit and care of persons living in poverty in FY2018. Ascension Michigan is dedicated to spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of individuals and communities.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with Ascension St Mary's of Michigan, you will have the opportunity to assist with basic patient care activities and perform administrative and clerical duties in support of an assigned clinical area.

Responsibilities:

  • Assists with procedures and/or patient with tending to personal care, activities of daily living and/or transfers/transport.
  • Communicates with patients, families, physicians and other healthcare team members in person, telephone, and/or email.  May receive and screen visitors and telephone calls, and handles general inquiries. Files, distributes mail and performs other clerical duties as assigned.
  • Types various reports and documents for unit staff. Photocopies and distributes and/or files as necessary. May transcribe physicians' orders subject to the approval of a licensed nurse.
  • Assists with the maintenance of supplies and equipment. May assist with keeping patient rooms clean and orderly.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:
  • Required Credential(s):
    • BLS Provider obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 
Education:
  • HS or Equivalent 
    • High School Diploma or equivalent required
Work Experience:
  • Health Unit Coordinator experience or certification; and/or hospital Nursing Assistant experience with ability to perform secretarial tasks.

Equal Employment Opportunity

SMOM/SJHS provide Equal Employment Opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. SMOM/SJHS complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
 
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.