Unit Secretary--Telemetry

Posted 11-Feb-2019

  • Category: Telemetry
  • Status: Flexible Schedule
  • Shift: Nights
  • Facility: Redlands Community Hospital
  • Department: Telemetry

Job Description

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.

Qualifications

--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.