Responsible for providing clerical support for all employees within an assigned nursing unit. Maintains and updates patients' records for a given unit. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. High school diploma with 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.
II. JOB SUMMARY:
Responsible for performing general secretarial and clerical duties in patient care areas. Interacts with patients, families and physicians on a daily basis. Responsible for the transcription of physician orders. Assists the nursing staff in coordinating the activity of the unit. Oversees the orderliness of the nurses' desk areas and orders forms and other clerical supplies. May be needed to work beyond the regular tour of duty or in another patient care unit as assigned by department head or nursing supervisor.JOB QUALIFICATIONS
Why Join Bayfront Health Seven Rivers?
- Minimum Education: High school diploma or equivalent
- Preferred Education: Completion of an approved program for unit secretaries or equivalent coursework.
- Preferred Experience: Sufficient experience in a position requiring keyboarding/ computer skills and knowledge of medical terminology.
- Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Effective oral and written communication skills in the English language
Ability to perform effectively in fast paced, stressful environment
At Bayfront Health Seven Rivers, we know that our employees are the heartbeat of our facility. Since you take great care of our patients, our goal is to take great care of you. We do this through various employee recognition programs throughout the year, creating and cultivating a culture of support and respect, having a hands-on and accessible Administration Team, and offering a competitive and comprehensive benefits package. Our close-knit, supportive atmosphere and our structured employee growth and development programs make Bayfront Health Seven Rivers a great place to call home at any stage of your career.
Bayfront Health Seven Rivers, a 128-bed full-service, acute care hospital serving Citrus, Levy and south Marion counties, opened its doors in 1978. Bayfront Health Seven Rivers is fully accredited by The Joint Commission and has earned the Gold Seal of Approval, American College of Cardiology accreditation as Chest Pain Center with Percutaneous Coronary Intervention and American Heart Association/American Stroke Association's Heart-Check mark for Advanced Certification for Primary Stroke Centers. Bayfront Health Seven Rivers is one of only seven U.S. hospitals to earn the Center of Excellence in Orthopedic Surgery designation by Surgical Review Corporation (SRC).
As part of the Bayfront Health regional network of seven hospitals stretching 180 miles along the I-75 corridor, we are integrated to give our patients access to quality clinical knowledge, dedicated to providing advanced treatments and technology, and routinely recognized nationally for our quality of care.
Posting ID: 567947722Posted: 2020-10-29