The Unit Secretary assists the professional nursing staff by performing
specific tasks contributing to the care of the patient and the
functional operation of the unit. These clerical and receptionist
functions are performed under the direction and supervision of the Nurse
Manager, Charge Nurse, and/or registered nurse.
Experience: A minimum of one to two years of experience in an
office setting with a working knowledge of medical terminology
preferred. Demonstrates proficiency in key boarding and other computer
skills required to enter orders.
Education and Training: High School Diploma or equivalent.
License, Certification and Registration: N/A
Other Requirements: Demonstrated verbal communication and listening
skills as necessary, demonstrates proper telephone etiquette, good
organization skills, and is courteous and helpful to all individuals in
a non-discriminative manner.