HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Unit Secretary Ortho Neurosurgery PRN in Plantation, Florida

Unit Secretary, PRN * *Ortho-Neurosurgery Department Westside Regional Medical Center Plantation, FL


_Facility Description:_ We're always on the move. New technology. State-of-the art care. Campus improvements. You'll find it's an exciting time at Westside Regional Medical Center, a 224-bed medical center and healthcare complex. Here, our 800 nurses and allied health professionals, along with 750 physicians, thrive in a fast-paced but friendly work environment. Our medical services, combined with programs in specialties varying from oncology to cardiology, from surgery to emergency care, illustrate why we are one of the best leading healthcare facilities in South Florida.

/Westside Regional Medical Center is a member of the nation’s leading provider of healthcare services, Hospital Corporation of America. HCA Ranks on Fortune’s list of Most Admired Companies for three consecutive years. In addition, HCA has also been named one of Ethisphere’s World’s Most Ethical Companies for four consecutive years. Join our tradition of excellence!/

/Benefits:/ /We offer a generous compensation package for Full-time and Part-time including: vacation, 401k, and Medical Insurance. /

_Job Description:_ _ _ Acts as the primary secretarial resource for the Charge nurse, team leader and the nursing unit. Assists in ordering supplies and other assigned duties. Is responsible for the smooth operation of all secretarial functions. Directs communication with the nursing unit. Utilizes the computer system to enter patient information and to place required orders and patient requests.

_Job Responsibilities Include but are not Limited to:_ * Answers the phone in a professional manner while assisting the call as best possible. * Notifies all physicians on patient's case upon transfer or expiration. * Orders supplies as appropriate. Communicates larger supply needs to Director for assistance in ordering. * Schedules diagnostic and therapeutic procedures accurately utilizing the computer system or manually, when necessary. Ensures orders are sent to the appropriate department. * Reviews and prepares patient record prior to transfer (internal or external), surgery, discharge or expiration. * Transcribes physician orders accurately according to policy and procedure.

*Required Job Qualifications Include:* * High School Graduate or equivalent. Graduate from an accredited unit secretary training program preferred * Current BLS certification * Secretarial experience in a hospital setting preferred. * Maintains and respects patient confidentiality. Good communication skills and ability to use proper channels of communication.

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Title: Unit Secretary Ortho Neurosurgery PRN

Location: Florida-Plantation-Westside Regional Medical Cntr-Fort Lauderdale Area

Requisition ID: 01345-6676