Clinical Support Associate (PCT/Unit Sec), Pain Clinic, M-F Days (Position Opens in December)

Job Description

Job ID: 1194489
Employment Status: Full-Time
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Boone Hospital Center is a 394-bed full service hospital located in Columbia, MO. It is a regional referral center located in the center of the state. The hospital provides progressive healthcare programs, services, and technology to people in 26 mid-Missouri counties. Although the hospital is full service, areas in which Boone Hospital Center excels are cardiology, neurology, oncology, surgical, obstetrical services, and numerous other specialties. The hospital maintains a 24-hour emergency center with hospital-based ambulance service and a helipad for incoming emergency air transportation.  Recognizing its excellence in nursing care, Boone Hospital Center has been certified as a "Magnet Hospital" by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
 

The Boone Hospital Center Pain Management Clinic offers the most comprehensive treatment for Chronic and Acute Pain Management within the Mid-Missouri region.  Our physicians offer services ranging from medication management to ultrasound or fluoroscopy guided injections of the joints and spine, nerve blocks,  Radiofrequency Ablation, Cryotherapy Ablation, Spinal Cord Stiumulators, Intrathecal Pain Pump management and Kyphoplasty for vertebral compression fractures.  Some common diagnosis that we treat are chronic and acute back pain, headache and neck pain, diabetic neuropathy pain, post-laminectomy syndrome, Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy, Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, Cancer Pain, Postherpectic Neuralgia Pain and Fibromyalgia. 


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Role Purpose

Under the supervision of a registered nurse, assists with direct patient care activities and provides department clerical functions.


Responsibilities

  • Implements direct patient care under the supervision of the nurse, promoting patient and family centered care in a healing environment. Administers or assists patients with ADL, performs VS, I&O, fall and pressure ulcer prevention measures, foley care, phlebotomy, or point of care testing as requested.
  • Collects clinical data and information on patients, and reports changes in patient status to the nurse.
  • Supports the clinical operations by providing clerical support.
  • Maintains the medical record for each patient throughout the patient's stay.
  • Transcribes physician orders as appropriate.

  • Minimum Requirements

     

    Degree

  • High School Diploma or GED
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    Experience

  • No Experience
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    Supervisor Experience

  • No Experience

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    Preferred Requirements and Additional Job Information

     

    Licenses & Certifications

  • EMT License
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification
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    Clinical - Direct Skills

  • Direct Patient Care - 1 year or more
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    Service Support Skills

  • Customer Service - 1 year or more
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    Office/Computer Skills

  • Multi-Line Phone Systems - 1 year or more
  • Data Entry Experience - 1 year or more

  • Benefits Statement

    Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

    -  Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options
    -  Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
    -  401(k) plan
    -  Tuition Assistance
    -  Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
    -  On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
    -  Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

    *Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center


    Legal Statement

    The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

     

    Equal Opportunity Employer