HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Unit Coordinator - PACU in Denver, Colorado
Rose Medical Center, a HealthOne hospital, has been recognized as a Magnet designated hospital, a rare achievement that distinguishes organizations like Rose that meet rigorous standards for nursing excellence. Rose has also been recognized for the tenth time as of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals by Truven Health, a leading provider of information and solutions to improve costs and quality of healthcare. Rose has been named top performer on “Key Quality Measures” by the Joint Commission in recognition of our exemplary performance in using evidence based clinical processes that are shown to improve care for certain conditions, including heart attacks, pneumonia , and surgery.
Rose received the prestigious Healthgrades Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence in 2017, in recognition of our dedication to safety and quality outcomes as well as receiving Healthgrades Outstanding Patient Experience Award for two years straight. In addition Rose has earned straight A’s from the Leapfrog Group recognizing patient safety since the program began. Rose has also been named as the “Top Baby Hospital in Denver” by 5280 Magazine, “Best Birthing Center” by Colorado Parent Magazine, one of the “Top 8 Places to Give Birth in the Nation” by Fit Pregnancy Magazine and Rose has more ‘Top Doctors” as recognized in 5280 Magazine than any other hospital in the area. Rose was also named as a “Top 100 Workplace” in 2015.* * *Position Summary:* · The Unit Coordinator performs clerical and receptionist duties in accordance with the philosophy, goals and objectives of Rose Medical Center. · The Unit Coordinator may rotate to other than his/her assigned department and will perform only those duties for which he/she has demonstrated competency. · They will perform these duties in the care of geriatric, pediatric and adult populations. · The unit coordinator will prepare OR papers for the next day surgery, order paper stock for the OR and PACU/PHA. · The unit coordinator will stock the bedsides in PACU, assist with transporting patients in beds or wheelchairs, interact with the general population and assist them with questions and directions. · The unit coordinator also assists the RN with bedside care: delivering warm blankets, ice packs for joint surgery, assist with moving patients in bed, telephone duties and delivering and picking up lab specimens and pharmacy items. * **Position Requirements:* *A. ** Licensure/Certification/Registration:*Current BLS certification through American Heart Association. *B. **Education and Training:*Graduate of Unit Secretary or medical terminology course preferred. *C. **Experience:*Acute care experience preferred. Unit secretary experience preferred. Experience with computers and medical terminology required. *D. **Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:*Demonstrates good organizational skills. Knowledge of medical and technical terms to accurately transcribe physician orders and complete requisitions. Displays appropriate judgment and problem solving skills. Communicates positively and professionally with all internal and external customers.
Degree of Supervision Required:*Under the supervision of the Registered Nurse.
- Orientation Period:*Minimum of two weeks contingent upon experience. Extensive orientation may be required and will be determined by the Manager.
Job: *Admitting Registration Clerical & Scheduling
Title: Unit Coordinator - PACU
Location: Colorado-Denver-Rose Medical Center
Requisition ID: 03216-75766