HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Data Entry Operator PRN in San Jose, California

About *Good Samaritan Hospital*

Good Samaritan Hospital is a 474 bed acute care hospital in the heart of Silicon Valley, with two locations, the main campus in San Jose, California and the Mission Oaks campus in Los Gatos, California. Recognized nationally for quality and safety, it has an ‘A’ from The Leapfrog Group and has been voted a “Family Favorite” hospital for more than ten years. It is one of only ten hospitals nationwide to be awarded the Outstanding Achievement Award from the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer four consecutive times. Good Samaritan is a leader in neurosciences, high-risk obstetrics, advanced cardiology and innovative surgery techniques, and is a Joint Commission-certified Comprehensive Stroke Center and an accredited Chest Pain Center.

The Emergency Department Administrative Support team are dedicated, healthcare providers with excellent services for patients at Good Samaritan Hospital. Interested in joining this team? Apply online now.

SCHEDULE: 0.001 PRN SHIFT: As Needed

Under general supervision, and according to general policies and procedures, the Data Specialist provides secretarial and administrative support services for Director of Emergency Services. Perform moderately complex secretarial duties including preparing correspondence, reports, and monitors department budget. Use discretion and judgment when screening visitors and telephone calls, editing materials and organizing own workload to meet established priorities.

The Data Specialist is directly responsible to the Director of Emergency services and/or the Department Manager or delegate.

A collaborative relationship with other staff nurses is maintained.

Responsible for supervising, delegating and coordinating the work of other staff as assigned.

Degree of supervision required: Minimal, individual proceeds on his/her own initiative, in compliance with policies, practices and procedures prescribed by professional nursing practice and approved by the hospital’s Operations Division.

Minimum knowledge, skills and abilities required:

One semester or equivalent experience in use of computers.

One college level semester of medical terminology preferred.

Mental application involving variations in procedure and frequent interruptions.

Ability to works with productivity expectations and deadlines to meet departmental goals.

This positioninvolvessitting, some walking, reaching, light lifting&sufficient manualdexterity to file/retrieve records and operate office machines&computers.

Good vision is required to read reports and records and operate office machines safely.

Ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions. Must effectively read, write and verbally communicate in the English language.

Ability to learn and utilize computerized patient care management system.

Minimum experience required:


Minimum 1 year experience preferred in acute hospital Health Information Management or medical experience in other health care organization

Job: *Admitting Registration Clerical & Scheduling

Title: Data Entry Operator PRN

Location: California-San Jose-Good Samaritan Hospital

Requisition ID: 03360-19936