Title: Secretary - Unit
City, State: Mobile,AL
Location: Providence Hospital
Department: Nurse Staffing
Additional Job Details: Full-Time
ProvidenceHospitalis a full service, 349-bed medical/surgical facility. Since its founding in 1854, Providence has been serving, caring for and healing the people of Mobile and surrounding areas. Sponsored by Ascension Health, the nation's largest Catholic and largest nonprofit health care system, the hospital's mission is to extend the healing ministry of Jesus Christ to south Alabama and southeast Mississippi, with a special concern for persons who are poor and vulnerable. Providence has been Mobile's most preferred hospital for nine consecutive years and admits more than 145,000 inpatients annually. Outpatient and emergency room registrations exceed 150,000 per year.
The Unit Secretary performs administrative and clerical duties in support of an assigned clinical area.
Greets patients and visitors, answers/screens/routes telephone calls, files, distributes mail and performs other general clerical duties.
Communicates with patients, families, physicians and other healthcare team members about patient care according to protocol.
Types various reports and documents for unit staff.
Assists with processing patient admissions, transfers and discharges. Assembles and maintains patient charts.
Education & Experience:
HS or Equivalent required.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Providence Hospital provides equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), ethnic or national origin, age (40 or over), citizenship, genetic information, or status as a disabled veteran or veteran of the Vietnam era. Providence Hospital provides equal employment opportunities for qualified disabled individuals.
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