Unit Secretary Emergency Room Full-time
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Summary: The Clinical Secretary is responsible for assisting the nursing and physician staff with maintaining accurate records, entering orders for diagnostic testing, and communicating via telephone.
- Maintains accurate information in the Emergency Care Center log book.
- Orders testing in th system accurately
- Prepares daily list of on-call physicians accurately.
- Maintains accurate files of copies of ECC charts for the current and previous month
- Maintains adequate supply of nourishment for ECC patients.
- Communicates effectively
- Contacts attending physicians for ECC physicians in a timely and appropriate manner
- Transmits information in a timely and appropriate manner
- High school Diploma / GED
- BLS - within 90 days of hire
- Clearances as required by Federal and State regulations
- Knowledge of medical terminology
- Tuition Reimbursement
- Paid Vacation (PTO)
- Paid Sick time
Steward Health Care is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. Steward Health Care does not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression or any other non-job-related characteristic.
Important COVID message
Please note, our Sharon Regional Medical Center is taking additional, necessary preparations to ensure patients can receive compassionate care in a safe, carefully managed environment - with confidence and without fear. Our Safe and Ready program consists of a rigorous [five-point] standard ensuring patient safety, confidence and convenience: Expanded hours will allow previously canceled procedures to be scheduled as quickly as possible. Any COVID-19 related care takes place in designated areas away from other patients and their families. Emergency Departments are reorganized to be a safe place to treat all emergency patients. A stringent cleaning policy has been implemented throughout the hospital. A strictly controlled visitor and masking policy is required for patient safety. You can rest assured that we have made the necessary preparations to provide care in a safe, controlled and professional way.