Indiana University Health is Indiana's most comprehensive health system, with 16 hospitals and more than 34,000 team members serving Hoosiers across the state. We're looking for team members who are inspired by challenging and meaningful work for the good of every patient. People who are compassionate and serve with a purpose. People who aspire to excellence every day. Tech Unit Support (Patient Care Assistant/Unit Secretary) The Tech-Unit Support (TUS) is a dual role that has the unique opportunity to care for patients as well as assist other caregivers in administrative duties while on shift. This position offers built-in variety with each shift by allowing for some shifts to be worked at the bedside as a Patient Care Assistant and others to be spent as a Unit Secretary, acting as the hub for information flow. As a bedside caregiver, a Unit Support Tech who will provide a great patient experience by anticipating the needs of patients such as providing drinks, assisting with meal ordering, encouraging walking, assisting with baths, and providing clean linens and gowns. Our Unit Support Techs have compassion for our patients, a caring bedside manner, and an ability to work in a fast paced environment. They will provide clinical assistance to the bedside RN by obtaining vital signs and reporting abnormalities or changes in a patient's behavior to the primary RN or charge nurse in order to detect and provide rapid treatment. A PCA always keeps patients safe by utilizing safety measures such as gait belts, bed and chair alarms, and staying within arm's reach of patients when moving around. The unit secretary responsibilities include answering & triaging phone calls, communicating with physicians, answering call lights and routing to the appropriate caregiver, preparing paperwork for new patient arrival, communicating with bed management, and ensuring office supplies are stocked. If you are seeking a role where you can provide meaningful care to IU Health patients, we want to hear from you. As part of an award winning hospital system, our roles include: Apply teamwork. Apply experience. Apply skill. Apply yourself. And together we can change everything.
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