Cedars-Sinai Nursing Communication Technician in Los Angeles, California

Requisition #: 28286
Working Title: Nursing Communication Technician
Business Entity: CSMC - Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Cost Center # - Cost Center Name: 0617012 - Advanced Heart Failure 6S
City: Los Angeles
Job Category: Nursing
Job Specialty: Adult ICU
Position Type: Regular-F/T
Shift Length: 8hr
Hours: 7am - 11pm
Days: Departmental Schedule
Shift Type: Flexible
Weekends: Every

Job Posting: The Nursing Communication Technician (NCT) is responsible for relaying messages, triaging calls, inputting data into the computer and also maintains competency skills including the ability to interact with people of diverse cultural backgrounds.

Educational, License, Certification and Other Requirements:

•High school diploma or General Education Diploma/G.E.D. An Associate of Arts degree is preferred.

•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.

Work Experience:

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

Work Environment:

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

Physical Requirements:

•The physical ability and perceptive acuity to satisfactorily perform all direct and indirect patient care functions.

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.