Cedars-Sinai Nrsg Communications Tech in Los Angeles, California

Requisition #: 28135
Working Title: Nrsg Communications Tech
Business Entity: CSMC - Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Cost Center # - Cost Center Name: 0601008 - 8 SCCT
City: Los Angeles
Job Category: Nursing
Job Specialty: Medical/Surgical
Position Type: Per Diem
Shift Length: 8hr
Hours: 3pm - 11am
Days: To be arranged
Shift Type: Eve
Weekends: As Needed

Job Posting: Summary of Essential Job Duties-:

Cedars-Sinai is a leader in providing high-quality healthcare encompassing primary care, specialized medicine and research. Since 1902, Cedars-Sinai has evolved to meet the needs of one of the most diverse regions in the nation, setting standards in quality and innovative patient care, research, teaching and community service. Today, Cedars-Sinai is known for its national leadership in transforming healthcare for the benefit of patients. Cedars-Sinai impacts the future of healthcare by developing new approaches to treatment and educating tomorrow’s health professionals. Additionally, Cedars-Sinai demonstrates a commitment to the community through programs that improve the health of its most vulnerable residents.

The Nursing, Communication Tech is a vital component to the daily operation of a patient care area. Works in collaboration with other departments to maintain adequate supplies and tracks status of equipment repairs. Demonstrates effective communication and customer service skills with patients, family members, physicians, and other medical center departments in compliance with the medical center's customer service goals.

Educational, License, Certification and Other Requirements:

• High school diploma or General Education Diploma/G.E.D is required.

• Full command (written and verbal) of the English language.

• Must possess minimum computer competency comprised of a working knowledge of Windows or comparable system specifically including keyboarding and mouse skills and applicable to individual job duties and expectations, employee must demonstrate competency in use of the applications indicated on the competency checklist.

• Knowledge of medical terminology is preferred.

• Strong clerical and organizational skills.

• Strong inter-personal, customer service and communication skills.

Educational Requirements:

High School Diploma or equivalent

Work Experience:

• One (1) year or more work experience as a Unit Secretary in a healthcare working environment preferred.

Work Environment:

• Must be able to perform assigned duties in a demanding work environment.

Physical Demands: (e.g. lifting, standing, walking)

• Full body motion

• Full sensory response (vision, speech, hearing, smell, touch)

• Manual finger dexterity and fine motor skills with eye-hand coordination

• Frequent standing, walking, twisting (trunk, neck), bending (waist), flexing/extending/stretching (extremities and trunk)

• Occasional sitting, gripping/grasping, reaching below shoulder level, reaching above shoulder level, kneeling, squatting

• Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds, push/pull at least 100 pounds and carry up to 25 pounds

EEO / AA / F / M / Veteran / Disabled

Cedars-Sinai will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories, in accordance with the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring.

Qualification Requirements/Preferences:

Education Certifications/Licensure Experience Physical Abilities

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Cedars-Sinai is an EEO employer. Cedars-Sinai does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, physical or mental disability, legally protected medical condition (cancer-related or genetic characteristics or any genetic information), marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age (40 or older), military and/or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal or state law. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us by email at and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Requests for accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this email address.

Cedars-Sinai will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories, in accordance with the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring.