Unit Secretary DOU PerDiem Rotate
- Job ID 1905000015
- Date posted 01/14/2019
- Facility Fountain Valley Regional Hospital and Medical Center
Fountain Valley Regional Hospital is proud of the full range of quality services we provide. Since 1971, we have dedicated our efforts to meet and serve the medical needs of our growing community. We were the first hospital in Orange County to offer residents an accredited Chest Pain Center and a Thrombectomy receiving Center certified by The Joint Commission. We are one of only two certified Pediatric ICUs in Orange County and the only hospital in Fountain Valley and Huntington Beach with a Level III Neonatal ICU. We’re proud of the efforts of our physicians, nurses and staff who strive to provide you with the best care possible.
We offer competitive salaries and benefits including a matching 401(k), several health & dental plans to choose from, generous tuition assistance plans, and relocation assistance for select positions.
Performs general clerical duties on a nursing unit by preparing, compiling, and maintaining records in a hospital nursing unit.
•Records, transmits and/or files written and verbal communications to, from, and within the nursing unit to staff, patients, and physicians.
•Transcribes physicians’ orders.
•Schedules and signs patients in and out for surgery, treatments, or tests as indicated.
•Orders and stores unit supplies.
•Makes necessary phone calls for special orders for doctors, patients or nurses.
•Maintains current and orderly chart files
•Assembles patients’ charts for transfers or discharges.
•Answers telephone or intercom.
•Records and relays messages.
•Greets, directs, and instructs visitors as necessary.
•Assist physicians in locating patients’ charts and appropriate primary nurse.
•Prepare routine, confidential and/or special reports, documents and records.
•Assists with patient care/quality assurance audits.
Required: High school diploma or equivalent
Required: Must be familiar with medical terminology, and have experience with the use of a computer.
Preferred: Previous experience as a Unit Secretary preferred.
The hospital, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to combine any of the above required experiences, or to consider applicants other work related experience in order to meet the above mentioned requirements.
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