The Department Secretary is responsible for performing clerical and receptionist duties as they relate to the operational department functions.
- High school diploma or equivalent education/experience-required.
Skills - required:
- Secretarial experience - preferred.
Skills - preferred: * Good interpersonal relationship skills. * Medical terminology.
- Good verbal and written communication skills. * Strong organizational skills. * Computer and word processing knowledge. * Communicates effectively and professionally with children and adults regardless of physical handicap. * May be required to work varying units within the Department. Call may be required. * Able to relate to and work with ill and disabled patients of all ages, bilingual patients, emotionally distressed patients and families and with hospital personnel within the facility. * Able to read, write and speak English in an understandable manner. * Possess visual and hearing acuity, and/or the ability to assess, document and implement actions required to meet patient/family needs. * Able to deal with high stress and high demand work environment with many interruptions . * Able to cope with varying and unpredictable situations tactfully with personnel, patients, family members, visitors, and the general public.
- Able to respond to emergency and crisis situations in a timely and professional manner.
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