Patient Services Technician - Surgery Services (PD Variable)
MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center
June 6, 2018
Long Beach, California
Part Time - Experienced
At MemorialCare Health System, we believe in providing extraordinary health care to our communities and an exceptional working environment for our employees. Memorial Care stands for excellence in Health Care. Across our family of medical centers, we support each one of our bright, talented employees in reaching the highest levels of professional development, contribution, collaboration and accountability. Whatever your role and whatever expertise you bring, we are dedicated to helping you achieve your full potential in an environment of respect, innovation and teamwork.
The Patient Services Technician Per Diem provides support services for the Surgery Services department at MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center, primarily through assistance with clerical duties. This position reports at all times to a supervisor nurse. The Patient Services Technician independently seeks to identify and resolve questions and concerns from patients and their families, initiating contact with caregivers whenever appropriate. At all times he/she aims to ensure patient safety, comfort, and satisfaction.
1+ years of prior healthcare work experience is preferred, especially in medical technology or clerical areas within an acute care hospital.
Knowledge of medical terminology is desirable.
Excellent computer skills in a MS Windows environment including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint is required.
Completion of a medical terminology course may be required.
A current American Heart Association Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers (CPR & AED) certification is required.