Providence Health & Services Patient Services Technician - Labor and Delivery - Part time - Variable shift in Torrance, California
Providence is calling a Patient Service Technician (Part Time/Variable shift) 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.
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 that has served the greater South Bay communities of Los Angeles since 1960. We have a reputation for clinical excellence and sophisticated technology while 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. We are proud to be named one of the Top 50 U.S. Hospitals for Heart Care by Thomson Reuters, the only community hospital in California to receive this honor. We were one of five hospitals in the United States recognized by American Hospital Association-McKesson for leadership and innovation in quality improvement. We received The Choice Award by AAHCP for Outstanding Customer Service Delivery, and were one of 24 hospitals and health systems in the nation to receive the Premier Award for Quality by the Premier healthcare alliance. 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.
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Job Category: Patient Services
Req ID: 200909