Northwest is a 495 bed system serving the city of Amarillo and the surrounding region. We offer the ideal combination of traditional values and the most advanced technologies in healthcare, plus the conveniences of big city living in a friendly, smaller-town atmosphere. From the beauty of Palo Duro Canyon and great recreational facilities, to our quality educational system, Amarillo is a great place to live and work.
A hospital is only as good as its caregivers. That's why we're looking for allied health professionals who are dedicated and passionate about their work. We're looking for employees who can add to our culture of exemplary patient care and personal excellence. We're looking for exceptional professionals who share our vision and values.
The Unit Clerk / Secretary / Coordinator provides clerical support, performs unit based medical records duties and coordinates unit needs. Maintains professional behavior when dealing with issues or conflicts, utilizing appropriate resources, as needed. Assists to provide an environment conducive to safety for patients, visitors and employees. The Unit/Clerk/Secretary/Coord will report risks to patient safety to the RN and implement the appropriate precautions.
Northwest Texas Healthcare System is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
Northwest Texas Healthcare System, a subsidiary of UHS, is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at UHS via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search
EDUCATION, TRAINING, EXPERIENCE AND LICENSES/REGISTRATIONS REQUIRED
High School Diploma or equivalent required
Completion of typing test
Previous experience with medical terminology or completion of HUC course required
PHYSICAL AND SENSORY REQUIREMENTS
Ability to read and write in English
Bending and lifting (25 lbs. minimum)
Ability to repeatedly twist, squat and stoop
Sitting/standing for long periods of time
Reaching for and handling charts, reports and supplies
On call shift coverage as required by department
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