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Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
Health Care Provider
Unit Assistant - Critical Care Stepdown
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Job Description

Universal Health Services, Inc.
(UHS) is one of the nation's largest and most respected
health care management companies, operating through its subsidiaries
acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory
centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more
than 65,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is
to build or purchase health care properties in rapidly growing
markets and create a strong franchise based on exceptional service
and effective cost control. Our success comes from a responsive
management style and a service philosophy based on integrity,
competence and compassion.

Texoma Medical Center,
a 351-bed healthcare system has been providing quality health care to
the residents of North Texas and Southern Oklahoma since 1965. Our
main campus is located in Denison, Texas, approximately one hour
north of the Dallas/Fort Worth area and just south of the
Texas/Oklahoma border. In addition, we have numerous facilities in
locations throughout the Texoma region. Since 1965, TMC has
forged a special relationship with the people of North Texas and
Southern Oklahoma. Texoma residents have come to depend on TMC to
meet a spectrum of physical, mental and spiritual needs. TMC has
responded with unique services to provide the kind of sophisticated,
experienced care that was once was available only in major
metropolitan areas. We offer major specialty services including open
heart surgery and neurosurgery. Advanced resources such as certified
trauma care support TMC's role as a regional specialty center.

Summary : The Unit
Assistant (Unit Clerk/Nurse Aide) functions as a multi-purpose team
member under the direction of the RN in the patient care areas.
The Unit Assistant performs the functions of both Unit Clerk and
Nurse Aide. The job requires the delivery of basic patient care
and clerical responsibilities as needed on a patient care


Two years experience in a hospital environment preferred.
Current CPR

Must have a minimal level of medical terminology, strong
communication and time management skills. And must be able to
read, write and perform basic math skills.

About Universal Health Services

Universal Health Services, Inc., through its subsidiaries, owns and operates acute care hospitals, behavioral health centers, surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers and radiation oncology centers. As of February 26, 2009, the Company owned and/or operated or had under construction, 26 acute care hospitals (including one facility being constructed) and 101 behavioral health centers located in 32 states, Washington, D.C. and Puerto Rico. As part of its ambulatory treatment centers division, the Company manages and/or owns outright or in partnerships with physicians, nine surgical hospitals and surgery and radiation oncology centers located in six states and Puerto Rico. Services provided by its hospitals include general and specialty surgery, internal medicine, obstetrics, emergency room care, radiology, oncology, diagnostic care, coronary care, pediatric services, pharmacy services and behavioral health services. (Source: 10-K)