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Unit Secretary - Inpatient Medical 5A - 7A-7P in Danville, VA at Sovah Health - Danville

Date Posted: 4/13/2019

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Job Description

SOVAH Health - Danville

Responsible for providing support to the patient care team and is effectively involved with maintaining the standard of care for patients in assigned unit.  Delivers customer service support to patients including adolescents, adults and geriatrics. Responsible for charting of patient information and transcribing physician orders.  Under the supervision of the RN or LPN designee, performs all clerical and secretarial duties on the assigned units.  Acts as a hostess for patients and visitors, direct as needed as indicated or directed by the charge nurse.  Answers call lights, telephones, and relays messages to appropriate personnel.  Maintains safe clean working environment.  Must be able to work any shift, Monday through Friday, week-ends and holidays.

Job Requirements

HS diploma or GED required.  Successful completion of medical terminology class desirable.  Secretarial and/or clerical experience including typing skills and knowledge of computer operations desirable. Minimum of one year experience in a clerical position is desired.  Requirements will include successful completion of orientation program and competency requirements.   BLS preferred.

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