Saint Peter's is seeking a Part-time Nursing Unit Secretary to join the team on our Cardiac Progressive Care Unit.
The Nursing Unit Secretary will be tasked with keeping the Unit running smoothly and efficiently.
* Serving as the central focus of communication for the Patient-Care Unit. * Coordinating the clerical functions of the Unit- assisting with charting, admissions, and discharges, etc. * Maintaining organization within Nurse's station to promote an orderly workflow. * Receiving, sorting, and organizing all interdepartmental communications. * Scheduling and coordinating special patient appointments with other departments as directed by Health Care Team Members within an appropriate amount of time. * Answering call bells and assisting as appropriate * Answering a high volume of phone calls * Welcoming and assisting all visitors to the unit
* High School diploma or equivalent. * Strong computer skills and a comfortability in learning new programs. * Knowledge of medical terminology preferred. * Ability to deal effectively and courteously with a diverse group of Hospital personnel, patients, and visitors. * Excellent time management and a sense of urgency when necessary.