Reporting to the Nurse Manager, this position is primarily responsible
for providing clerical support for the Unit and works under general supervision
and direction of the department Director, Manager, Supervisor, or Charge
Nurse, according to established policies and procedures. In doing so,
transcribes Physicians' orders, schedules diagnostic tests and therapies
for patients, assembles and maintains patient charts, answers telephones
and intercom calls, and provides routine, approved information. Relays
other calls and messages, and maintains appropriate supplies and equipment levels.
--One year clerical experience and computer knowledge, and background in
a hospital setting preferred.
--Completion of medical terminolgy course preferred.
--High School diploma or equivalent preferred.