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LifePoint Health Care Aide/Unit Clerk, Med/Surg/Oncology in Marquette, Michigan

UP Health System - Marquette

Care Aide/Unit Clerk, Med/Surg/Oncology, FTE Shift (1.0NV)

/*$7,500 Sign on Bonus Available!/

Who We Are: People are our passion and purpose. Come work where you are appreciated for who you are not just what you can do. UPHS – Marquette is a 222 bed hospital and houses the region’s only Level II Trauma Center and Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). We also provide outreach with programs like annual health and safety fairs, health screenings for the entire family and more to keep our community healthy!

Where We Are: In Marquette our fascinating history, rural landscape, abundant recreational opportunities, and welcoming people make the Upper Peninsula someplace special. From a thriving culinary scene to charming shops to historic lighthouses and museums, there is something for everyone in this beautiful lakeside gem.

Why Choose Us: Health (Medical, Dental, Vision) and 401K Benefits for full-time employees Competitive Paid Time Off / Extended Illness Bank package for full-time employees Employee Assistance Program – mental, physical, and financial wellness assistance Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance for qualified applicants Opportunities for education and training through partnership with Duke LifePoint Healthcare And much more…

Position Summary:

Under the supervision of an RN, performs basic patient care activities. Additionally, performs administrative/clerical duties in support of an assigned area.

Reports to: Supervisor/ Manager

FLSA: Non-exempt

EEO: □ 01 Officials and Managers □ 02 Professionals □ 03 Technicians □ 04 Sales Workers □ 05 Administrative Support Workers □ 06 Craft Workers □ 07 Operatives □ 08 Laborers and Helpers X 09 Service Workers


Performs basic patient care activities as delegated and supervised by an RN, including monitoring vital signs, possibly taking blood glucose measurements, and recording intake and output. Drag Edit Delete

Assists patients with tending to personal care and activities of daily living, including but not limited to bathing, grooming, eating, and ambulation. Drag Edit Delete

Reports abnormal findings or changes in physical, mental, and emotional conditions to nursing staff. Drag Edit Delete

Assists with keeping patient rooms and common areas stocked, clean and orderly. Drag Edit Delete

Maintains patient records, charts, and other documentation in legible, accurate, and appropriate format to ensure an accurate record of the patient’s medical treatment. Drag Edit Delete

Performs general support tasks in the following areas: stocking supplies, maintaining the unit environment, and clerical tasks. Drag Edit Delete

Greets patients and visitors. Answers, screens, and routes telephone calls. Calls codes, pages, and overhead announcements as requested.

Minimum Qualifications:

Minimum Education High school diploma or equivalent (Preferred) Drag Edit Delete

Required Skills Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action. Drag Edit Delete

Required Skills Certifications: Basic Life Support Health Care Provider (BLS-HCP) Drag Edit Delete

Minimum Work Experience 1 year in healthcare experience (Preferred)

EEOC Statement: UP Health System – Marquette is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities for all applicants and employees and complies with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment because of color, race, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, veterans' status or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Job: *Nursing/Medical Assistant

Organization: **

Title: Care Aide/Unit Clerk, Med/Surg/Oncology

Location: Michigan-Marquette

Requisition ID: 7467-9471