HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Unit Secretary - Well Baby Nursery in Nashville, Tennessee

_TriStar Centennial Medical Center__ – __Nashville, TN_ __ Our 657 bed hospital is both nationally and locally recognized, including being named as one of the nation's Top 100 Hospitals in the areas of cardiology, stroke, orthopaedics and breast cancer management. As a result of the continued advances in quality care, many improvements in all areas of healthcare have been made and thousands of lives have been significantly impacted. This position will play a key part in continuing our success!

The Mother/Baby Unit provides quality, family-centered care to women and their newborns during the postpartum and newborn transitional period. The Mother/Baby Unit consists of 25 private postpartum rooms and 35 newborn bassinettes located on the 4th floor of The Women's Hospital. The length of stay for an uncomplicated vaginal birth is 1-2 days. The length of stay for a Cesarean birth is 2-4 days. Newborns are usually discharged with their mothers. The area is protected by an infant security system and staff is trained in infant security measures. Hours of operation are twenty-four hours, seven days a week.

Centennial Medical Center is currently looking for a Unit Secretary - Well Baby Nursery (Full-Time).

Shift: 7 a.m. - 7 p.m., 3 days a week plus 3-4 weekend shifts per schedule.

*Job Summary* * Responds to patient and visitor general inquiries * Promotes customer service initiatives * Answers telephone promptly and appropriately * Processes orders accurately * Conveys STAT orders to appropriate personnel immediately * Maintains patient charts * Assists with Infant Security initiatives * Maintains par levels of supplies * Follows directions as necessary to ensure the workflow of the department * Assist in maintaining compliance with federal, state and other governing bodies such as Joint Commission * Supports the facility’s Standards of Performance and ICARE values

  • Knowledge of Medical Terminology is preferred.
  • Previous Unit Secretary experience preferred.
  • BLS from the American Heart Association required

Job: *Admitting Registration Clerical & Scheduling

Title: Unit Secretary - Well Baby Nursery

Location: Tennessee-Nashville-Centennial Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00001-65851