Under general supervision, provides administrative and clerical assistance to support the operation of the assigned nursing unit. Collaborates with other staff and leaders in the development, management and operation of the unit.
Education: Graduation from High School or GED Certificate.
Experience: Typically, one year of clerical experience. Prefer six months in a medical setting or customer service related industry
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: Knowledge data entry systems and computer skills. Knowledge of
medical terminology. Telephone and reception skills. Organization and communication skills. Ability to maintain adequate office supplies and forms on the unit Ability to demonstrate professional work behavior by following guidelines as established by policies and procedures. Ability to cover more than one unit. Bilingual is a plus.
Certificate/License/Registration: Medical Terminology Certificate preferred.
Denver Health is an integrated, efficient, high-quality academic health care system that is considered a model for the nation. The Denver Health system includes the Rocky Mountain Regional Level I Trauma Center, a 500-bed acute care medical center, Denver’s 911 emergency medical response system, eight family health centers, 13 school-based health centers, the Rocky Mountain Poison and Drug Center, the Denver Public Health Department, an HMO, an off-site 100 bed non-medical detoxification unit and The Denver Health Foundation.
As Colorado’s primary safety net institution, Denver Health is a mission-driven organization that has provided more than $4 billion in care for the uninsured since 1991. Denver Health is a leader in performance and quality improvements and remains financially secure, in part, due to its nationally recognized implementation of lean principles in healthcare. Denver Health is a major resource to the community, serving thirty percent of all Denver residents, or approximately 160,000 individuals and 40% of Denver’s children.
Located just south of downtown Denver, Denver Health is just minutes away from many of the cultural and recreational activities Denver has to offer.
We strongly support diversity in the workforce and Denver Health is an equal opportunity employer (EOE).