Highland Hospital Careers and Employment

What is it like to work at Highland Hospital?

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I was the first Ward Clerk
Written by First Ward Clerk / Unit Secretary (Former Employee) from Lubbock, TX on November 17, 2018
I was the very first ward clerk. All of the other hospitals had one except for Highland. I was hired on a 6-month probation. Ended up working there 4 years (until we moved); wrote the training manual for future ward clerks and trained every one of them over the next 4 years.

My daily routine: have all of the patients' charts organized, neat, up - more... to date and ready at times for the doctors to have access to. I also had coffee waiting (plus appropriate charts) for each doctor when they made their rounds. I answered the phone at the nurses' desk; ran errands when necessary for both nurses and d ... - less
ProsWorking alongside some wonderful nurses and doctors. Being able to learn from them.
ConsSometimes needed to be in two places at the same time or do what two people wanted me to do.
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