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Drug Unit Asst

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Employer
Fairview
Posted
Friday, February 22, 2013
Closes
Tuesday, March 12, 2013
Location
University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview (West Bank)
Category
Employment Status

Further information

Drug Unit Asst

 

Drug Unit Assistants perform routine duties as assigned by the Lodging Plus Coordinator on the adult chemical dependency residential unit. Tasks assigned include: orienting new patients, observing patient self medication procedure, rounding, planning and participating in patient activities, supervising patients on the unit, and giving drug screens.

 

Physical Demands: Standing, walking, reaching above shoulders, reaching waist level, reaching below knee, climbing, lifting above shoulders

 

Mental Demands: Frequent people contact, irregular work schedule, detailed work, frequent interruptions, decision making skills, concentration, ability to work independent, multiple concurrent tasks, frequent deadlines, organizational skills, ability to work with others.  


Qualifications
High School Diploma/GED and 6 months experience with direct patient care in a behavioral services, recovery services or mental health setting or completion of 1 year post high school education in a human services related field.

Prefer Post High School education in a human services related field,1-3 years experience in Recovery Services and knowledge of AA/NA 12 step program.  


About Fairview

For more than 100 years, Fairview has been improving the health of the communities we serve. We have grown into one of Minnesota's largest nonprofit organizations. Today, we are more than 20,000 employees providing exceptional care and leading health care innovations that will sustain us into the future.

We partner with one of the nation's top research and teaching facilities - the University of Minnesota and its Academic Health Center. Our partnership is a national model that enables us to provide breakthrough medicine to our patients.

Our caregivers and leaders are re-envisioning patient care during a time of transformational change in health care. From ground-breaking care models in our primary care facilities to unique collaborative relationships with payers and employers and implementation of new technologies, we're committed to improving the overall value of our clinical quality and experience for our patients as we reduce the cost of care.

We are hospitals, clinics, home care, hospice, rehabilitation, pharmacy services and much more. To the communities we serve, we are known as a healthcare leader, community partner and trusted advocate. As an employer, we nurture the teamwork, passion and excellence needed to deliver our promise of exceptional care to our patients.

We offer competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits to fit your life.

See current job openings and apply online at:fairview.org/careers

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Fairview

For over 100 years, Fairview has been improving the health of the communities we serve. We've grown into one of MN’s largest nonprofits. More than 20,000 employees provide exceptional care and lead healthcare innovations that will sustain into the future.