PCA/Unit Secretary - Emergency Department, FT

Performs a variety of secretarial, receptionist, and non-clinical patient care tasks under the delegation of the professional staff; interacts with others in a respectful and courteous manner. Documents accurately and in a timely manner. Communicates and collaborates with other healthcare team members. Adheres to organizational policies and procedures; regulatory/accrediting body requirements; and professional practice standards. Delivers direct/indirect patient care to patients of all ages from neonate, infant, pediatric, adolescent, adult to geriatric under the supervision of a registered nurse and or licensed practical nurse. Demonstrates critical thinking to assure the delivery of safe, quality age specific care.

Requirements Include: 
  • High School Graduate or equivalent required.

  • High School or Trade School students may be considered if their course of study could lead to full-time employment and they can legally work the hours necessary for the position.

  • Knowledge of Medical Terminology preferred.

  • Previous hospital experience preferred.

  • Previous secretarial experience preferred.

  • Current American Heart Association (AHA) Healthcare Provider (BLS) certification required.

Job Specifics
Department: 
Emergency Department
Status: 
Shift: 
7a-7:30p
Average Weekly Hours: 
36
Contact: 
Employment Specialists
Phone Number: 
740.393.9021 or 740.393.9822
E-Mail Address: 
careers@knoxcommhosp.org
Posting Date: 
Friday, November 10, 2017