At WellStar, we all share common goals. That's what makes us so successful and such an integral part of our communities.
We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.
Unit Support Associate functions under the direction of the Clinical Nurse Supervisor or facility leader. Assists clinical staff when performing examinations, provides safe and appropriate patient transportation, helps maintain exam rooms, assists distributing reports.
Duties include, but are not limited to: cleaning of transportation equipment, proper handling of IV and O2 equipment, assisting with ambulation, stocking of supplies, verification of patient identification. Provides safe, age appropriate care to the patients in accordance with Policy and Procedures. Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment, which requires multi-tasking activities and ongoing communication with the appropriate team members.
Must be able to perform under stressful conditions with a compassionate, respectful, and helpful manner. Must be able to take direction from a variety of care providers. Must be organized with excellent communication skills.
Maintains good working relationships with managers, staff, physicians and their staff. Must be able to work flexible hours to meet department needs.
Required Minimum Education: High school graduate or equivalent.
Required Minimum Experience: Prefer hospital/medical experience. Basic computer skills required.
Required Minimum Certification: Must have a valid/current BLS card from the American Heart Association by the first day of employment.
Ability to read and speak the English language and display a positive attitude.
Must demonstrate good communication skills and handwriting. Must display a positive attitude. Strong customer service and interpersonal skills.
Ability to collaborate with other health care providers in the provision of patient care. Ability to multi-task essential. Ability to function in stressful and emergency situations essential.
Strong detail orientation required. Personal time management skills are required.
Wellstar Health System, Inc.