Johns Hopkins Medicine Unit Associate-Outpatient Surgery in Baltimore, Maryland

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Unit Associate-Outpatient Surgery

Requisition #: 175621

Location: Johns Hopkins Hospital/Johns Hopkins Health System,

Baltimore, MD

Category: Nursing Support/Patient Care

Work Shift: Day Shift

Work Week: Full Time (40 hours)

Weekend Work Required: No

Date Posted: Oct. 11, 2018

Johns Hopkins employs more than 20,000 people annually across our health system. When joining Johns Hopkins, you became part of a diverse organization dedicated to its patients, their families, and the community we serve, as well as to our employees. Career opportunities are available in academic and community hospital settings, home care services, physician practices, international affiliate locations and in the health insurance industry. Great careers continually advance here.

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Unit Associate, under the supervision of a Registered Nurse and in cooperation with all the members of the patient care team, provides a variety of nutritional, clinical and transportation services and activities to promote patient comfort and satisfaction. Contributes to a positive work environment as an active team member with a commitment to learning and skill development. Responsibilities include: maintaining inventory supply ad stocking units according to established procedures and standards. Transporting patients and equipment, delivering records and specimens, assisting nursing and medical personnel in delegated direct/indirect patient care activities.

Education:

High school diploma or equivalent.

Knowledge:

Knowledge of and familiarity with hospital equipment, supplies, and procedures.

Skills:

Ability to identify clinical and environmental emergency/urgent situations and to follow established procedures.

Required Licensure, Certification:

None

Work Experience:

Six months of work experience in a health care environment preferred. At least 6 months continuous employment.

Assessment(s): This position will require the passing of a basic computer and following instructions test to be considered.

Day Shift, Full Time (40 hours) 7:00 am – 3:30 pm

Weekend Work Required

Non-Exempt, Pay Grade: UC

Work Location:

JHH, 600 North Wolfe Street

Working Conditions:

Work requires standing and/or walking for 100% of scheduled work time.

Work requires lifting and/or positioning patients and transporting wheelchairs, beds, and related equipment. Possible exposure to communicable diseases, hazardous materials, and pharmacological agents.

Johns Hopkins is a Smoke – Free campus.

Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, and or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.