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Unit Secretary - RRAL CCU in Gadsden, AL at Prime Healthcare Services Inc

Date Posted: 5/15/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Responsibilities

The Unit Secretary is directly accountable to the Director of ICU and indirectly to the Charge Nurse and/or House Supervisor. The Unit Secretary is an unlicensed person who performs indirect patient care in the department setting. Facilitates the communication needs of the department. Transcribes physician orders from records (in the absence of CPOE and EMR clinical documentation system) with notation and signature by nursing staff. Prepares and complies records on the ICU. Orders supplies for the unit, prepares and completes each patient's chart for necessary forms needed on a daily basis. Able to assist nursing staff for duties involving indirect patient care.
Qualifications

Education and Work Experience

  1. High School Diploma or Equivalent or relevant experience required for all new hires, effective April 2014.
  2. Current BLS (AHA) certificate upon hire and maintain current.
  3. Basic dysrhythmia training on hire preferred.
  4. Medical terminology preferred.
  5. Experience using computers for word processing, database management preferred.

 

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