USC University Hospital is a specialized 293-bed private practice teaching hospital and research facility, opened in 1991, and founded through a unique joint partnership between the University of Southern California's Keck School of Medicine and Tenet Healthcare Corporation. As one of the largest health care providers in the nation, Tenet owns and operates over 100 facilities nationwide including this Los Angeles, California facility, staffed by faculty members from the distinguished Keck School of Medicine.

Offering an extensive resources for patient care, medical, research, physician and nurse training, USC University Hospital provides a unique blend of highly skilled and talented professionals and is poised for growth as it prepares to open a new 10-story patient care tower in 2004. Its diverse health care setting offers a scope of services and procedures uncommon in most acute care facilities.

The world famous USC/Norris Cancer Hospital, located on the USC Health Sciences Campus, is also managed by USC University Hospital and is among the premier institutions for cancer treatment and research in the country, carrying with it, the distinguished National Cancer Institute Designation.

Tenet Healthcare Corporation, through its subsidiaries, owns and operates acute care hospitals and numerous related health care services. Tenet's name reflects its core business philosophy: the importance of shared values among partners in providing a full spectrum of health care.

Tenet's mission is to be recognized for the passion of our people and partners who provide quality, innovative care to the patients we serve in our communities. Our focus is on leadership, growth and philanthropy. It's a spirit you can experience first-hand and it's a philosophy that can enhance your own approach to health care, and your career goals. From the resources that go with being one of the largest investor-owned health care providers in the U.S., to our multiple locations coast to coast, one thing is clear - Tenet offers significant employment opportunities. So whatever you need to grow as a professional, we'll do our best to provide. All you need to bring is yourself!

Job Description

Under general supervision, provides day-to-day staff, logistical and administrative assistance to Transplant Services. Schedules appointments; screens and refers phone calls; communicates and interacts with patients; provides clerical and staff support to the Department and assists with clinical operations as required and permitted.

High school diploma or equivalent. Two years experience in an acute care or ambulatory care setting preferred. Valid California Vocational Nursing license, BLS required. IV certification preferred. Fire and Safety Certification required within 90 days of hire.

Shift begin time 8:00 AM
Shift end time 4:30 PM
Shift Type* 8 Hour Day
Job Type* Full-time
Company Name USC University Hospital (A Tenet Healthcare Facility)
Job Category Healthcare; Healthcare
Location Los Angeles, CA
Position Type Full-Time, Employee
Experience Unspecified
Date Posted November 6, 2008 (Reposted Nov 7)
Apply a job now at Yahoo! HotJobs