Supports professional staff in providing clerical services for the pre-op clinic and post anesthesia care unit; greeting and assisting patient/families and other personnel. Performs a variety of unit-based duties to include preparation, processing and maintenance of unit and patient medical records.
Works in conjunction with Patient Access Services to assure correct patient demographics, signing of general hospital consent and that a clinical directive is received from the Physician of record. Printing of patient labels, arm bands and assembling of surgical/and sedation charts; breakdown of medical records post procedure. Communicates/collaborates on a daily basis with in-house and community physicians to assure completeness of pre-op/post-op charts.
Enters data regarding patient arrival and discharge time from Pre-op Holding, Phase I recovery, and Phase II Recovery. Tracks patient logistics through stages perioperative visit. Maintains appropriate data in assigned date bases.
MCG Health Inc