HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Unit Secretary Progressive Care PCU PRN in Tallahassee, Florida



Capital Regional is a 266-bed acute-care hospital that offers 24/7 Emergency Services in Leon an Gadsden Counties including; a Pediatric ER, Senior Care ER and an Express Care ER. Offerings also include a Bariatric Center, Behavioral Health Center, Cancer Center, Chest Pain Center w/PCI, Comprehensive Breast Center, Family Center, Heart & Vascular Center, Orthopedic Center, Physical Therapy Services, Seniors First, Sleep Center, Stroke Center, Surgical Services, Wound Healing Center, Network-of-Care Affiliated Physician Practices, and more.

POSITION SUMMARY: Perform clerical and receptionist duties, in accordance with the philosophy, goals and objectives of Capital Regional Medical Center.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: * Participate in the unit based Quality Improvement process. * Demonstrates knowledge and respect of patient rights to privacy and protection of patient confidentiality. * Organizes and communicates patient care activities to the patient and to the Registered Nurse. * Completes, executes and performs secretarial tasks such as, Order Entry, filing and organizing patient charts and medication orders. * Communicates, interacts and participates in team work on the unit. * Demonstrates an understanding of patient charts, physician orders and nursing orders. * Promotes and displays a positive customer oriented demeanor to patients, visitors, staff and physicians. * Demonstrates an understanding and is proficient in the use of a computer and office equipment. * Maintains the unit in optimal operating condition by cleaning general work stations and stocking of supplies. * Actively seeks ways to control costs without compromising patient safety, qualify of care or the services delivered. * Demonstrates knowledge of the occurrence reporting system. Uses system to report potential patient safety issues. * Follows established guidelines for reporting a significant medical error or unanticipated outcome in the patient’s care which results in patient harm. * Attends in-service presentations and completes all mandatory education requirements. * Uses Performance Improvement Plan to improve patient safety. * Regular, punctual and dependable attendance. * Other duties as assigned.

EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED: * High School Diploma or equivalent required LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION: * BLS – AHA Healthcare Provider required EXPERIENCE REQUIRED OR PREFERRED: * * Unit Secretary experience preferred * Medical terminology preferred *SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, AND ABILITIES: * Read and writes Basic English * Knowledge of universal precautions * Ability to use a computer, typewriter and calculator * Ability to listen, empathize and respond to patient, family, internal and external partners needs An EEO/AA Employer M/F/V/D. Tobacco Free Campus

Job: *Admitting Registration Clerical & Scheduling

Title: Unit Secretary Progressive Care PCU PRN

Location: Florida-Tallahassee-Capital Regional Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00355-8345