Nursing Unit Secretary

  • MaineHealth
  • Portland, ME, USA
  • Apr 16, 2021

Job Description

Summary

Position Summary   Under the supervision of the Nurse Manager or designee, and according to defined policies and procedures, provides clerical support to the unit including but not limited to ensuring medical records are complete and accurate, answering telephone calls, and responding to patient, family, and staff requests.   Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
  • Ability to read, write and speak English in order to follow simple oral or written instructions and complete standard forms.
  • Interpersonal skills necessary to exchange information and maintain courteous relationships with patients, families, visitors, and Maine Medical Center employees.
  • Knowledge of policies, procedures and organizational structure of the unit, Department of Nursing, and Maine Medical Center.
  • Participates in ongoing education relative to the role as defined.
  • Basic computer skills and medical terminology recommended.

Additional Information

Maine Medical Center is a Magnet designated 606-bed tertiary care and teaching institution. MMC is Maine's largest hospital and a state-wide health care resource. MMC offers outstanding career opportunities and quality of life in Portland.