Unit Secretary

Position: Unit Secretary

Department: Outpatient Surgery

Status: Full-time

Job Description: Working under the supervision of the RN Supervisor of the Outpatient Surgery Department or his/her designee, the Unit Secretary assists in planning, organizing, implementing and evaluating activities occurring at the OPS Control Nurses’ Station.  The Unit Secretary communicates with medical professionals, receives patients, performs clerical duties and maintains the physical environment of the area.  She/he communicates with physician offices, assembles charts, and schedules patients for episodic care.

Educational Requirements: High school diploma

Experience: 2-3 years medical clerical experience in high volume facility preferred.  Experience in hospital or medical clinic setting with good verbal communication skills, including medical terminology.