Performs clerical and reception duties, requisition supplies, equipment and services as directed, transcribe physician orders and observe monitor when indicated, notifying patients caregiver of any changes. May also be required to assist nursing personnel in providing patient care. Experience in assigned service line desirable. Familiarity with medical terminology preferred. Computer keyboard experience required. Previous experience in an acute care setting beneficial, with computer experience preferred. Strong interpersonal skills required. Must be adept at communicating with patients, typically ages infant through geriatrics. Will be sitting, standing and walking the majority of the day. Frequent bending, stooping, reaching and/or lifting involved. May be required to lift at least 40 pounds and exert at least 25 pounds of force. Must possess and demonstrate critical thinking skills. Must be able to comprehend policies, patient records, physician's orders, procedures and guidelines. Frequent repetitive motions of hands/wrists involved.
Essentia Health - 21 months ago