Valley View Medical Center Unit Clerk-Emergency Department-Days-Full Time in Conyers, Georgia

Performs administrative/clerical duties in support of an assigned area. Reports to: Nurse Manager. FLSA: Non-exempt.

  • Greets patients and visitors. Answers, screens, and routes telephone calls. Calls codes, pages, and overhead announcements as requested.

  • Enters nursing requests subject to the approval of a licensed nurse. Asks for clarification when necessary.

  • Assists with processing patient admissions, transfers and discharges. Assembles and maintains patient records and charts.

  • Performs needed clerical tasks, including copying, filing, and ordering/stocking supplies.

  • Assists RNs and physicians with other patient activities as needed.

  • Enters tickets for broken equipment and tracks for patient safety.

  • Knowledge of computer order entry. Utilizes SCI to retrieving orders, consents, labs and H&P.

  • Participates in departmental PI plan to include regulatory and professional standards compliance.

  • Patient Experience: Employee shall endeavor to provide a superior patient experience

Minimum Education: X High school diploma or equivalent □ Preferred X Required

Required Skills: Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision.

Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.

Certifications: X Basic Life Support (BLS) required

Secretarial and computer skillsrequired Understanding of medical terminologyrequired

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Organization: *Rockdale Medical Center

Title: Unit Clerk-Emergency Department-Days-Full Time

Location: Georgia-Conyers

Requisition ID: 7446-4320