Performs general clerical and receptionist duties including medical record maintenance, order processing, typing, and/or word processing, and materials management functions on the nursing unit. Assists visitors, nursing staff, and members of the health care team.
Ability to interact and communicate with people over the telephone and/or in person, often in stressful situations.
Knowledge of medical terminology.
Knowledge of patient medical records and clinical documents.
Skill in the use of Hospital computer systems related to ADT order entry, requisitions, lab inquiries and other computerized processes and related software/hardware applications.
Knowledge of clinical procedures and operations.
Knowledge of supplies, equipment ordering and inventory control.
Clerical, word processing and office skills.
Ability to read and comprehend English at a level necessary to follow written and oral instruction and safety precautions.
Bilingual English/Spanish preferred.
A. Work Experience
Hospital setting preferred.
National Health Unit Coordinator certification required within six months of employment.
C. Education and Training
High School graduate or equivalent.
Successful completion of an approved unit clerk program within six months of being in position.
Job Location El Paso, Texas, United States Position Type Full-Time/Regular
El Paso Children's Hospital Corporation