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UnityPoint Health Unit Clerk-Y7 Med/Surg-Methodist in Des Moines, Iowa

Provides clerical support for staff. Delivers and obtains information, specimens, and supplies within the facility. Contributes to a holistic approach to the delivery of services, improved patient care, and a high level of satisfaction from patients and families. This is a 22 bed medical surgical unit with patient population consisting of pulmonary conditions, bowel and bladder conditions, other various acute and chronic medical conditions plus minor surgeries.

Why UnityPoint Health?

  • Commitment to our Team – We’ve been named a Top 150 Place to Work in Healthcare 2022 by Becker’s Healthcare for our commitment to our team members.

  • Culture – At UnityPoint Health, you Come for a fulfilling career and experience a culture guided by uncompromising values and unwavering belief in doing what's right for the people we serve.

  • Benefits – Our competitive Total Rewards program offers benefits options that align with your needs and priorities, no matter what life stage you’re in.

  • Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Commitment – We’re committed to ensuring you have a voice that is heard regardless of role, race, gender, religion, or sexual orientation.

  • Development – We believe equipping you with support and development opportunities is an essential part of delivering a remarkable employment experience.

  • Community Involvement – Be an essential part of our core purpose—to improve the health of the people and communities we serve.

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• Prioritizes dissemination of information using available technology.

• Assists with maintaining readiness of patient care equipment.

• Effectively and accurately maintains patient records.

• Demonstrates initiative to improve quality and customer service by striving to exceed customer expectations.

• Balances team and individual responsibilities; open and objective to other’s views, gives them welcome feedback; contributes to positive team goals; and puts the success of the team above own interest.

• Demonstrates the knowledge that patient and workplace safety is a priority by preventing errors, accidents and infections and reporting potential or actual concerns immediately.

• Manages supplies and patient care supplies, i.e., order, obtain and store supplies.

• Must be able to transport patients by wheelchair or stretcher.

• Must be able to manipulate cart loaded with supplies.

High school diploma or equivalent. UNIT CLERK EXPERIENCE, OR EXPERIENCE IN A MEDICAL OFFICE SETTING PREFERRED. Medical terminology needed. Ability to read, write, and speak fluent English. 40 wpm typing. Personable with good phone etiquette. Must be able to transport patients by wheelchair or stretcher.

Requisition ID: 2022-108438

Street: 1200 Pleasant St

Name: 3020 UnityPoint Health Des Moines

Name: Med/Surg Y7- Meth

FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 0.3

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Scheduled Hours/Shift: 6:30am-7:00pm (12 hours/week), also works every 3rd weekend

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