I. Position Summary:
The Unit Secretary performs clerical and receptionist duties in accordance with the philosophy, goals and objectives of Rose Medical Center. The Unit Secretary may rotate to other than his/ her assigned department and will perform only those duties for which he/ she has demonstrated competency. Performs these duties in the care of GERIATRIC AND ADULT patient populations.
II. Position Requirements:
A. Licensure/Certification/Registration: None
B. Education: Graduate of Unit Secretary or medical terminology course preferred.
C. Experience: Acute care experience preferred.
Unit Secretary experience preferred. Experience with computers and medical terminology required.
D. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Demonstrates good organizational skills. Knowledge of medical and technical terms to accurately transcribe physician orders and complete requisitions. Displays appropriate judgement and problem solving skills. Communicates positively and professionally with all internal and external customers.
III. Degree of Supervision Required: Under supervision of Registered Nurse.
IV. Orientation Period:
Minimum of two weeks contingent upon experience. Extensive orientation may be required and will be determined by Manager.