Unit Secretary - Allegheny General Hospital

Job ID: J119403
Company: West Penn Allegheny Health System
Location: Pittsburgh, PA, United States
Facility: Allegheny General Hospital
Full/Part Time: Full time
Job Type: Regular
Posted at: Sep 12, 2018

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GENERAL OVERVIEW

The unit secretary serves to support and enhance the activities of the nursing unit by effectively communicating, transcribing orders, chart maintenance and maintaining an organized work environment

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Performs clerical duties related to admission, transfer and discharge, maintenance of patient activities for the records, telephone answering and unit reception. (35%)
  • Communicates effectively with patients, families, physicians and other healthcare team members. (30%)
  • Accurately and completely transcribes orders subject to the approval of a licensed nurse. Enters and verifies patient charges within established timeframes. (35%)
  • Performs other duties as assigned or required.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

Preferred

  • Previous healthcare experience, medical terminology and computer skills preferred

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