Unit Secretary - Emergency Room / PRN

  • Novant Health UVA Culpeper Medical Center
  • Culpeper, VA 22701, USA
  • Jan 05, 2021
Administration/Operations Assistant/Support

Job Description

The Emergency Unit Secretary provides indirect patient care by meeting the communication needs of the patient/family, departmental staff, and facilitates communication with ancillary departments, medical staff, and outside facilities. Integral member of the Emergency Department performing specific secretarial and administrative tasks as outlined on the department secretary’s skills checklist and as directed by the medical staff, charge nurse and nursing staff. Ensures accuracy of the patient record Communicates clearly and professionally Assists charge nurse and director with department staffing Maintains the office supplies of the department Ensure that the nurse’s station remains clean and orderly Assists technician with stocking and cleaning when appropriate Other duties as assigned by the charge nurse or director EXEMPTION STATUS Non-exempt REQUIREMENTS Education: High School Diploma or GED preferred. Experience: 1 year of related experience preferred Knowledge, skills and abilities required: Demonstrates ability to be flexible, organized, and function under stressful situations Ability to Multitask and prioritize quickly Ability to communicate in English both verbal and written Strong professional communication skills Basic computer knowledge with demonstrated administrative skills High level of compassion, desire to help others, and self-confidence Licensure/Certification: HeartSaver or BLS preferred

Schedule

Various shifts

Employment Type

PRN (as needed, less than 20 hours per week)