Providence Health & Services Patient Services Technician - Women's Health ( Part Time - Variable Shift ) in Torrance, California

Description:

Providence is calling a part time, variable shift Patient Service Technician to Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center in Torrance, CA.

In this position you will:

  • Facilitate a safe and secure environment for the patient, family and providers in the department in completion of the duties delegated to them for the shift and maintaining clear communication between the needs of the patient through the RN and Nurse Leader.

  • Oversee the front desk operations, including welcoming and check-in of patients (room readiness), families and visitors.

  • Be responsible for checking employee badges and monitoring the noise level in the area.

  • Assist with transport and/or escort of patients as needed, as well as holding patients/infants for care or procedures.

  • Communicate effectively with the RN and other team members regarding equipment issues as well as patient, family and physician issues or concerns.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Completion of Medical Terminology course required or successful completion of hospital medical terminology test within 90 days of hire

  • One year recent experience as a Unit Secretary or equivalent position/experience

  • Proficient in Medical Terminology and/or take a class within 90 days of employment

  • Current Basic Life Support ( BLS ) Certificate for Healthcare Provider from the American Heart Association

  • Basic computer skills

About the hospital you will serve:

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance is a 436-bed non-profit hospital serving the greater South Bay communities of Los Angeles since 1960. We are proud of our reputation for clinical excellence, use of advanced technology, and a distinct focus on providing care with a personal, healing touch. In addition to the finest general medical, surgical, and critical care services, we offer a number of specialty programs including Cardiovascular Services, Women’s and Children’s Health, Oncology, and Emergency Care.

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center,Torrance is proud to be recognized as a Magnet® Designated Hospital. We are the only South Bay area hospital to be named a 100 Top Hospital by Truven Health; a distinction we have held four years in a row. As a recent recipient of the Premier Award for Quality by the Premier healthcare alliance and the American Hospital Association McKesson Quest for Quality, our commitment to outstanding patient care and operational efficiency is clear.

As a member of Providence Health & Services, a Catholic-sponsored healthcare ministry, we believe strongly in respecting the dignity of each person and give special concern to the most vulnerable members of our community.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Part-time

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Patient Services

Location: California-Torrance

Req ID: 138432