When assigned to the front desk area, this job provides minimal essential coverage of security, reception, patient registration and medical record services support after hours, under the direction of the charge nurse, the OD and with the support of Medical Security Services UCSF Campus Police. This include both routine activities (monitoring the front desk and lobby entrances, security rounds, locking and unlocking doors according to schedule) and tasks which vary in volume and nature (initial registration of Inpatient admissions, retrieval of medical records, some data entry into Psych-Consult, assisting staff/faculty who have locked themselves out of their offices, assisting on the Inpatient Unit.
When assigned to the Adult Psychiatric Inpatient Unit, this job requires providing support to the charge nurse and the nursing staff to promote health care by taking on any task and/or assignment as indicated, including assisting patients with activities of daily living, monitoring and observation, transport, documentation and answering phones/doors.
Note: This is a part – time, until Feb 28, 2015
• High School graduation and two years of related experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
• Current AHA BLS-HCP Certification.
• Demonstrated excellent attendance and reliability.
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
• A preliminary job offer and assignment may be extended pending successful background clearance.
Note: Physical/Health Screening; fingerprinting and background check required.
Physical Demands: requires sitting; standing; walking; squatting; bending; waist twisting; kneeling; crawling; climbing stairs; climbing ladders; reaching up to shoulder height; reaching above shoulder level; carrying/lifting 31-60 pounds; pushing/pulling up to 50 pounds; gripping/grasping, fine/gross finger manipulation; repetitive movements of upper and lower extremities; may be exposed to loud noises; dust, fumes or gases; chemical agents; tuberculosis, blood, body fluids or tissue; latex, differentiate color; verbal communication; use protective equipment.
• Prior experience working in a psychiatric hospital setting.
• Complies with activities mandated by The Joint Commission, Title 22 and other regulatory bodies.
• Maintains flexibility in relation to patient assignment, shift, assignment and work assignment.