POSITION SUMMARY: Under the direction/supervision of a registered nurse, this position performs a variety of clerical and receptionist duties for an assigned nursing unit. Assists in the transcribing and processing of physicians orders, maintains patient charts in an accurate manner and maintains adequate unit supplies.
POSITION EDUCATION/QUALIFICATIONS: High School graduate or G.E.D. certificate required.
Organizational skills are necessary Must be able to be sensitive to cultural and bilingual issues. Good written and verbal communication skills required. Ability to read, write and speak English Ability to communicate clearly and concisely with all levels of nursing, administration, and physicians Prefer hospital experience Bilingual in Spanish JOB KNOWLEDGE/EXPERIENCE:
Six (6) months One (1) year continuous experience. Knowledge of medical terminology a must. Must have proficient organizational skills and computer skills.
Strong interpersonal skills, knowledge of proper telephone etiquette, and strong typing skills are highly desired. High degree of competency/experience in general. Requires good communication and organizational skills.
Must be able to interact and communicate with all levels of staff, physicians, patients and families in an effective manner. Exhibits tact, enthusiasm, and patience. Must be sensitive to cultural and bilingual issues.
Doctor's Hospital At Renaissance