Requisition ID: 30182
Position Number: 20007070
Posting End Date: Sept 26, 2019
Site: Health Sciences Centre
Work Location: JJ271
Department / Unit: Patient Care Adult OR
Job Stream: Clinical Support
Anticipated Start Date: 09/27/2019
Anticipated Shift: Nights; Weekends
Daily Hours Worked: 7.5
Annual Base Hours: 1950
Salary: $19.095, $19.667, $20.257, $20.865, $21.491, $22.136
Shared Health leads the planning and coordinates the integration of patient-centred clinical and preventive health services across Manitoba. The organization also delivers some province-wide health services and supports centralized administrative and business functions for Manitoba health organizations.
Reporting to the Manager of Patient Care, Adult Operating Room, the incumbent is responsible for:
Slating Emergency O.R. procedures via the Surgical Information Management System (SIMS) in OR Scheduler and also utilizing multiple applications for managing slating functions including and not limited to Ventis, EPR and PART.
Communicating with the Charge Nurse, In-House Anesthetist (IHA), Surgeon and Patient Location and Admitting (when required) the potential time and date of the surgical procedures and any and all updates to cases.
Liaising with Medical Devices Reprocessing Department (MDR) the need to provide for case carts for surgical procedures.
Providing reception functions for the front desk including the walk up window and desk.
Ordering and dispensing blood and blood products during shifts and keeping track of Transfusion 25 details.
Two years previous experience as a Unit Clerk, preferably on a surgical or special care unit.
Previous experience slating procedures via a computerized system.
Complete high school education, Manitoba standards.
Successful completion of a recognized Unit Clerk training program required.
Medical terminology (pass mark 75%).
Qualifications and Skills
Preference will be given to those applicants competent in an Indigenous language and/or knowledge in Indigenous customs, traditions and values.
Typing/keyboard skills 30wpm.
Demonstrated proficiency in a Windows based environment.
Knowledge of International Classification of Disease 10th preferred.
Must have good communication skills with diverse groups with competing interests and demonstrate flexibility in dealing with constant change.
Must be able to work effectively under considerable stress and maintain accurate performance for a very busy unit covering 13 Operating rooms on the Adult OR floor, two minor procedure rooms in an adjacent building, a Trauma OR in the emergency department and two theatres in the Kleyson Institute of Advanced Medicine (KIAM).
Must be able to cover Days, Evenings and Nights weekdays and weekends in a Master Rotation.
The individual is the access point to slating procedures in the Adult/Children’s Operating Room and must always be on site and available to respond to a critical need.
The Adult OR is the only site in the region requiring 24 hr a day, 7 day a week coverage for receiving emergency bookings, adding cases to the system and providing for care in the Operating Room.
We have a unique ability to work together to make health care better. If you want to make a difference and contribute to supporting the health of your family, friends and neighbours, please apply today.
Interested candidates should select the "Apply" icon below to upload their cover letter, resume and copy of licenses/certification.
This position requires a current satisfactory Criminal Records Check (including Vulnerable Sector Search), Child Abuse Registry Check and Adult Abuse Registry Check as conditions of employment. The successful candidate will be responsible for any service charges incurred. A security check is considered current if it was obtained no more than six (6) months prior to the start of employment.
Please note that an employee is not permitted to hold two or more positions in Shared Health that combine to equal more than 1.0 FTE.
Shared Health values and supports employment equity and workplace diversity and encourages all qualified individuals to apply. We thank all applicants but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.