HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Unit Secretary - Part Time Weekends in Overland Park, Kansas

Overland Park Regional Medical Center is one of the premiere medical facilities in Johnson County. The hospital is a licensed 343-bed facility offering acute and outpatient medical care services to the Overland Park community and the surrounding areas since December of 1978. The hospital campus features four medical office buildings, two pharmacies and the offices of more than 100 physicians.

Our services include Emergency Services, a Regional Trauma Center, an Accredited Chest Pain Center, The Women’s Center with Level IIIB NICU, the Human Motion Institute, advanced diagnostic imaging, a Diabetes Center and many other specialty care services. We offer the latest in technological advances and we are committed to providing every patient with the highest level of care in an environment where people, compassion, community and integrity are valued.

The Unit Secretary acts as the primary clerical resource for the unit. Position duties and responsibilities include:

• Performs a range of clerical duties that support the operations of the unit. • Acts as unit receptionist greeting and directing visitors. • Assists in the ordering, receipt and storage of supplies. • Assembles patient charts. • Answers unit telephone, transferring calls, determining when staff members should be paged and taking and forwarding messages. • Serves as an important link in the communication chain ensuring information is transmitted between nursing personnel, other hospital personnel, physicians, patients, family members and other guests. • Assists in entering patient information in Meditech computer system. • Maintains nursing station in neat and orderly manner. • Completes special projects for unit director, supervisors and charge nurses. • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required. • Orients and mentors new staff members.

Required Qualifications include: • High school degree or equivalent • Previous clerical experience. • Previous experience as a Unit Secretary in a hospital setting preferred. • Strong customer service skills. • Familiarity with medical terminology. • Computer literacy is preferred. • Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching and some lifting.

Job: *Admitting Registration Clerical & Scheduling

Title: Unit Secretary - Part Time Weekends

Location: Kansas-Overland Park-Overland Park Regional Medical Center

Requisition ID: 09722-54609