Unit Ambassador - Med Surg Telemetry - FT
- Gaffney, SC
- Cherokee Medical Center
- Med Surg-Cherokee
- Full-Time - Nights (weekends as needed) - 7:00PM-7:00AM as assigned
- Nursing Support
- Job Grade 007
- Req #: 34968
SummaryThe Unit Secretary coordinates clerical activities with those of other professional, general and supportive systems. The Unit Secretary acts as the focal point of communication on the nursing unit. Under the supervision of a licensed nurse may be responsible for providing clinical tasks that ensure patient comfort, safety and satisfaction not requiring a license and provides overall administrative and technical support to the operations of Med Surge. Ensures the coordination of activities which occur interdepartmentally, interdepartmentally and with the physicians' offices. The unit secretary works closely with the charge nurse to ensure smooth and efficient operation of the daily functions of Med Surge. Performs other duties incidental to the work described herein.
Education: High school diploma or GED is required. Completion of a unit secretary course or medical terminology course is preferred. Must possess the ability to read, write and spell effectively. Basic computer skills.
Experience: Hospital or Physician's office experience preferred. Basic computer skills.
Licenses/Certificates: Unit Secretarial certificate or medical terminology course preferred.