UNIT SECRETARY - MED/SURG ACUTE 2 in Reno, NV at Saint Mary's Regional Medical Center

Date Posted: 8/15/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description



Responsibilities

Department: Med/Surg Acute 2

Status: Full Time

Shift: Days

 

The Unit Secretary is an unlicensed person who performs indirect care in the department setting. Meets the communication needs of the department. Transcribes physician orders from records with notation and signature by nursing staff. Prepares and compiles records on the unit. Orders supplies for the unit, prepares and completes each patients 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.     Previous clerical or unit secretary experience in a health care setting preferred.

2.     High school education or equivalent.

3.     Must have knowledge of medical terminology.

4.     Basic computer skills.

5.     Must be able to speak read and write English.

6.     BLS (AHA) certification preferred.

 

Employees must be in their current position for a minimum of six calendar months and not received any disciplinary action within the last six months to apply and be considered for a transfer.

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