Unit Clerk team members assist with ensuring the health and well-being of our residents by providing administrative support. This position is responsible for coordinating proper placement of documents in Medical Record; performing secretarial duties for assigned unit; assist with inventory and requisitioning of nursing supplies, forms and stock medications; schedule various appointments, laboratory or other diagnostic needs.
Minimum of 16 years of age required; HS diploma or equivalent preferred
Employment Certificate/Permit required for applicable individuals
Office practice skills necessary
Knowledge of medical records processing preferred but not required
Attention to detail and accuracy in work required
Personal qualities of tact and dependability, caring and compassionate attitude toward residents
An understanding of need for confidentiality and discretion in processing of information about residents required.
Basic understanding of medical terminology and accepted abbreviations.