SMDH has a part-time opening for a Unit Secretary. This position will split time between the Surgery Department and the Acute Care Department. The position will be scheduled in Surgery on monthly case days and will be scheduled in Acute Care for two, 12 hour shifts each pay period. This position may occasionally be scheduled as a CNA in Acute Care.
Records medical and administrative information in accordance with our established documentation policies and procedures.
Records vital signs as directed.
Answer telephone, page calls, deliver messages to patients, etc., as necessary.
Work with Doctor's offices with authorization and paperwork.
Admit, transfer, and discharge patients. Assist in arranging for transportation, packing, escorting to discharge/transfer area, loading, etc./ as necessary.
Complete necessary medical and administrative records upon the patient's admission, transfer and/or discharge.
Forward completed charts of discharged patients to the Medical Records Department.
Record appropriate patient identification data on designated medical records, wristbands, ID cards, etc., as required.
Direct visitors to patient rooms, office areas, etc., as necessary.
Other duties, as assigned.
Position Type : Part Time
Shift : Other
Salem Memorial District Hospital
35629 Highway 72
Salem, MO 65560