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We are seeking a Unit Clerk - PRN who will assume primary responsibility of unit secretarial, receptionist, and clerical support in a professional manner per Methodist Excellence standards. You are expected to apply skills in critical thinking, appropriate judgment mental organization, and unit operation skills to perform a variety of tasks. As a Unit Clerk, you will demonstrate knowledge of office equipment operation, interdepartmental function, and effective communication and policy.
What you will do In This Role:
As a Unit Clerk, you will demonstrate knowledge in all aspects of medical terminology and accurately transcribe physician’s orders.
You will complete assignments independently and demonstrate teamwork when needed using effective problem-solving skills, a chain of command, and effective communication with coworkers, supervisors, physicians, and the public professionally and pleasantly consistent with Methodist Excellence standards.
You will accurately schedule, request or communicate necessary patient information with regard to hospital privacy policies.
You will demonstrate knowledge and operation/application of unit equipment and software applications and programs.
You will actively work as part of a team of physicians, nurses, and other health care professionals to support hospital policy and promote patient safety.
You will assist nursing staff as requested with delegated tasks to support the patient experience.
You will greet and assist visitors, answer their inquiries, and direct them to the appropriate persons according to their needs.
You will answer a multi-line telephone system and respond to requests efficiently in a friendly, courteous, and professional manner.
What qualifications You Will Need:
1-year secretarial experience in a healthcare setting: Preferred
Employee completes initial and ongoing training and competencies as defined by service line, facility, and department/unit which are specific to the needs of the patient population served (if applicable).
Methodist Hospital Stone Oak continues to grow and build on our reputation as a hospital where high-tech and high-touch come together. It is a streamlined, energy-efficient, patient-focused health care facility equipped with the most modern technology available. With over 240 beds, services include emergency care, general surgery, obstetrics and gynecology, neonatology, oncology, neurosurgery, orthopedics, and acute rehab services.
Methodist Hospital Stone Oak is accredited by the Joint Commission as a Primary Stroke Center and Chest Pain Center. The stroke rehabilitation program has received the Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval® for Disease-Specific Care Certification of Stroke Rehabilitation. Methodist Hospital Stone Oak belongs to the Texas Institute for Robotic Surgery and has become a leader in robotic surgeries with a highly experienced team of surgeons offering this minimally invasive option to patients. Surgeons from around the country come to train under the facility’s world-class team. The hospital has been nationally recognized by Leapfrog’s Hospital Safety Grade A and by Modern Healthcare as one of the Top 100 Best Places to Work in Healthcare. It has also been recognized as a Joint Commission Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® and by Medicare.gov as #1 in San Antonio and #6 in the entire nation. Methodist Hospital Stone Oak is 1 of only 102 hospitals to receive Medicare.gov’s 5-star rating. For more information, please visit our website at www.sahealth.com and select Methodist Hospital Stone Oak under Locations.
Be a part of an organization that invests in you. We are actively reviewing applications. Qualified candidates will be promptly contacted by our hiring managers for interviews. Submit your application today and help us raise the bar in patient care!
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.