Posted in General Business 30+ days ago.
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Location: Paducah, Kentucky
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Summary of Primary Function/General Purpose of Position
The Unit Secretary is responsible for coordinating communications, performing unit receptionist activities, and accountable for routine clerical activities in a nursing unit. The Unit Secretary often fulfills the role of the first interaction visitors and patient in the inpatient unit. The interaction between the Unit Secretary and other members is key to ensuring a safe, patient centered work environment.
Essential Job Functions
Education Qualifications - List the minimum education, training, and experience required to perform the essential functions of the position.
Required Minimum Education:
High School Diploma or GED
Licensing/ Certification - If registration, certification or licensure is required, include the name of the accrediting or licensing body.
BLS Required (Youngstown, Tiffin, Cincinnati (within 30 days, Springfield within first 6 months)
Tiffin: STNA preferred
Minimum Years and Type of Experience:
Other Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:
Proficient computer/typing skills. Youngstown Region - Must complete medical terminology class within one year of hire.
Other Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Preferred:
Prefer at least 6 months previous medical experience or healthcare experience in a hospital or physician office setting. Competency in medical terminology.
Mercy Health is an equal opportunity employer.
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Scheduled Weekly Hours:16
Work Shift:Days (United States of America)
Department:LHI 3rd Floor
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