Catholic Health Initiatives Gig Harbor , WA 98332
Job Type: 0.9
Hours: 700 to 1930
Weekends Required: Every Other
Location: St Anthony Hospital, Gig Harbor, WA
CHI Franciscan Health has exciting and rewarding careers with competitive salaries and benefits. We are a family of hospitals, health care services, and medical providers delivering compassionate care to people throughout the South Puget Sound. We are part of Catholic Health Initiatives, one of the largest not-for-profit health care systems in the country.
Our mission is to deliver high quality care that meets our patients' medical needs while providing emotional and spiritual support to patients and their families. We believe this three-part approach physical, emotional, and spiritual is essential to healing the whole person. Come join our team!
This job is responsible for supporting patient care in the performance of reception, support and general clerical duties. The incumbent fosters positive customer relations and communications.
Performs receptionist and support duties at the assigned unit; handles incoming and outgoing communications, transfers calls appropriately, greets and assists visitors, answers questions in accordance with established procedures.
Maintains a neat and organized work environment; orders, stocks and replenishes supplies and equipment as necessary; identifies and reports problems with supplies or equipment; enters equipment repair requests in system, tags equipment and removes from service.
Maintains a safe work and patient environment, adhering to the hospital's Safety, Risk Management, Regulatory Standards and infection prevention.
Provides general support activities for the unit.
Performs related duties as required.
Either: completion of a recognized Unit Secretary Program (or coursework in a related field), OR 2) six months of recent related work experience, preferably in a medical setting
Certification as a Health Unit Coordinator is preferred.