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Unit Secretary

Responsibilities:

You will deliver superior quality in all that you do and you will treat others as they wish to be treated. You are results-oriented team player who is resourceful in overcoming obstacles. You are an inventive problem solver.

You will use independent judgment to provide clerical services to the patient care units, including correct transcription of orders, filing of all reports and arranging for transportation and follow-up/outside tests.

  • Answering the telephone, taking and delivering messages by phone or verbally.
  • Maintaining close communication with the Charge Nurse/House Supervisor.
  • Handling all necessary paperwork in a timely manner.
  • Ordering supplies, as needed, from Materials Management.
  • Verifying physician privileges prior to transcribing orders.
  • Appropriately transcribing and flagging orders from charts.
  • Arranging for transport of patients for tests that are not offered in the hospital.

Qualifications

You are attentive to detail and organized, focused on being a customer-service oriented team member. You should have a strong knowledge of medical terminology, as you will be required to read and update patient charts.

Minimum requirements:

  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • At least one (1) year of experience as a Unit Secretary required.

Additional Data

Select Medical strives to provide our employees with a solid work-life balance, as we understand that happy employees have both fulfilling careers and fulfilling lives beyond our doors.

  • An extensive and thorough orientation program.
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and Extended Illness Days (EID).
  • Health, Dental, and Vision insurance; Life insurance; Prescription coverage.
  • A 401(k) retirement plan with company match.
  • Short and Long Term Disability.
  • Personal and Family Medical Leave.

We'd love for you to join the team!

Select Medical is committed to having a workforce that reflects diversity at all levels and is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment, and employees are treated during employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable law.

Unit Secretary

SelectMark
Birmingham, AL
Full Time

Published on 06/11/2021

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