Geisinger Health System - Danville, PA

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: Geisinger Medical Center Hospital WORK SCHEDULE

: Days WORK TYPE : PART TIME 40 hrs in 2 week pay period

Starting with job offers dated February 1, 2012 and after, Geisinger Health System will no longer hire applicants who use tobacco products, including cigarettes, cigars and chewing or smokeless tobacco. Applicants will be screened for nicotine as part of the pre-employment physical process. Nicotine will be part of the urine drug screen. Applicants who test positive for nicotine will not be offered employment. Applicants who test positive may re-apply for jobs with Geisinger in six months.


Performs varied secretarial and administrative duties under the general supervision of lead personnel and assigned principals.

Performs duties to support the goals and objectives of Geisinger in its efforts to provide quality patient care and patient satisfaction.

Works under the general supervision of Lead Administrative Assistant and Operations Manager.


*High school diploma or equivalent required.

*Minimum 1 -3 years secretarial experience required ; clinic, medical office experience preferred.

*Proficiency with Epic, Groupwise, Microsoft Excel and Word preferred.

*Working knowledge of medical terminology preferred.


*Demonstrates intermediate secretarial skills: knowledge of office procedures, proper telephone technique, grammar, punctuation, and spelling as well as effective communication skills.

*Demonstrates strong organizational skills, excellent interpersonal skills, and a high regard for confidentiality.

*Demonstrates flexibility, tact, and the ability perform both independently and as a team member.

*Demonstrates ability to be a self-starter, capable of working quickly and accurately in a fast-paced environment while handling multiple priorities.

*Demonstrates a solid understanding of general office support functions and of a specialized/specific area, with specialized skills and the ability to coordinate and be accountable for multiple tasks.


*Work is typically performed in an office environment.

The specific statements shown in each section of this description are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the job.


Geisinger Health System serves nearly 3 million people in Northeastern and Central Pennsylvania and has been nationally recognized for innovative practices and quality care. A mature electronic health record connects a comprehensive network of 4 hospitals, 38 community practice sites and more than 900 Geisinger primary and specialty care physicians.

As a not-for-profit, integrated-delivery health system, Geisinger is a national model of physician-led healthcare delivery. Geisinger is a leading-edge teaching institution with nearly 40 accredited residency and fellowship programs. Geisinger performs cutting-edge laboratory research at The Sigfried and JanetWeisCenter for Research.

The fourth annual Thomson Reuters 15 Top Health Systems study ranks Geisinger as one of the top 15 health systems in the United States. Geisinger was also recently named to the Becker’s Hospital Review “100 Best Places to Work in Healthcare” list for 2011.

Geisinger offers a competitive compensation package beginning day one of hire including comprehensive medical and retirement program benefits, domestic partner benefits, and more.

** Does not qualify for J-1 waiver. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer

Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply

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Geisinger Health System provides health care to a large portion of the Keystone State. The health care system serves more than 2.6 million...