Job Title Temporary Patient Care Specialist
Department Office of Practice
Job Category Temporary
This position is located at the Hancock County Community Health Center. This
is a temporary position.
The Patient Care Specialist works under the general supervision of the Center
Director or Advanced Practice Nurse, performing clinical duties.
Work performed involves knowledge of the basic principles and practices of
nursing, and a variety of tasks in an ambulatory health care setting
Assisting professional nurses in all aspects of clinical care.
Assisting with special procedures and general workups.
Performing other related non-professional nursing and clerical duties as
ETSU is committed to ensuring that our students, faculty, and staff are valued
and work in an environment of openness and acceptance. ETSU is an Equal
Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Ability to utilize electronic health record systems for accomplishing
Ability to communicate effectively with patients, supervisors, physicians,
and co-workers both orally and in writing.
Ability to communicate professionally via telephone with pharmacies,
providers, and community agencies as needed.
Ability to effectively communicate patient needs to providers.
Ability to handle all patient information responsibly.
Ability to adhere to and apply all university, college, department, and
clinic policies and procedures. Ability to behave professionally at all
times and present a positive image of the facility.
Ability to work as a team member. ·
Ability to maintain quality control standards.
Ability to react calmly in emergency situations.
Ability to pay attention to details.
Ability to apply time management principles in order to accomplish
Knowledge of accepted nursing/CMA standards and practices.
Knowledge of HIPAA requirements and guidelines.
Knowledge of medical terminology.
Knowledge of basic pharmacology.
Knowledge of the basic principles and practices of nursing
Basic computer skills.
Skilled in providing patient care in accordance with the facility's
applicable standards, policies, and procedures.
The employee must be able to perform the essential functions of the
position satisfactorily with or without reasonable accommodations.
High School Graduate.
RMA, CMA (AAMA certification), or LPN.
Current CPR card.
Posting Detail Information
Posting Number SS01389P
Is this position subject to a criminal background check? Yes
Is any part of the funding for this posting coming from a grant or outside
funding source? Yes
Open Date 08/21/2023
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants
Position contingent upon grant funding.
The closing date for this posting is subject to change without notice to
Disclaimer: The Job Summary is intended to describe the general nature and
level of work being performed by individuals in this classification. It is not
intended to be a complete list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills
required. Management reserves the right to revise the job or require different
tasks to be performed as assigned to reflect changes in the position.
Employees must be able to perform the essential functions of the position
satisfactorily with or without reasonable accommodations.
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().
Are you employed as a Graduate Assistant?
Do you have other current or pending temporary contracts?
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(Open Ended Question)
Are you a current or incoming ETSU student (any level)?
Are you currently working as Federal Student Worker?
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