Company: Northside Hospital & Tampa Bay Heart Institute
Location: Saint Petersburg
Posted on: August 14, 2019
Description SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)
Do you want to be a part of a family and not just anotheremployee?
Are you looking for a work environment where diversity and
inclusionthrive? Submit your application today and find out what it
truly means to be apart of a team.
HCA is dedicated to the growth and development of ourcolleagues. We
will provide you the tools and resources you need to succeed inour
organization. We are currently looking for an ambitious Unit
Secretary tohelp us reach our goals. Unlock your potential
We offer you an excellent total compensation package,including
competitive salary, excellent benefit package and
growthopportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do
excellent workwith us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical,
dental, flex spending, life,disability, tuition reimbursement,
employee discount program and an employeestock purchase program. We
would love to talk to you about this fantasticopportunity.
Duties of the Unit Secretary include:
- Answers nursing station telephone and relays message to charge
nurse and/or other nursing staff.
- Greets and directs visitors at nursing station.
- Answers patient call lights and relays information to nursing
- Prepares chart, MAR and Kardex on each patient admitted.
- Transcribes physician orders under the supervision of a
registered nurse in the following manner:
- Reviews all orders and calls to the attention of the team
leader all STAT orders and/or illegible writing.
- Pulls copies of orders and gives copies to Pharmacy and
- Inputs orders accurately into computer system.
- Adds documentation forms to chart as needed.
- Transfers all orders to Kardex.
- Assists physician in obtaining charts and diagnostics
- Assembles the medical record for transfer of patient.
- Keep unit clean and straight or neat.
- Call consults.
- Maintains supplies, forms and necessary requisitions for the
- Assists department manager with secretarial duties related to
- Operates all equipment in accordance with manufacturer's
recommendations and/or hospital policy and procedure.
- Assists with patient/family/significant other's learning needs,
abilities and readiness to learn. Identifies barriers to learning,
such as language or culture.-- Integrates this information into the
patient's plan of care.----Qualifications -- -- -- Minimum of a
high school degree or equivalent--required. --BLS through the
American Heart Association--required.-- Six months prior clerical
experience in a hospital or clinical setting preferred.----And
CMT/cardiac experienced preferred. Previous experience as a monitor
tech in a hospital setting-- Strong customer service skills
required. Familiarity with medical terminology is desired.
--Computer literacy is required. Ability to perform work that
requires frequent standing, bending, reaching,squatting, kneeling,
moving, lifting patients and/or equipment up to 50-- pounds
--Healthcare Corporation of America (HCA) is a community of 94,000
Registered Nurses and 38,000 active physicians. We have over 1,900
facilities ranging from hospitals, freestanding ER---s, ambulatory
surgery centers, and urgent care clinics. Our facility based staff
continues to raise the bar in patient care. Ten HCA hospitals have
been named in IBM Watson Health---s top 100 best-performing
hospitals based on patient satisfaction and operational data.
normal"> Founded in 1976, Northside Hospital is a 288-bed
facility located in the heart of South Pinellas County,
Florida.---- Northside is part of the HCA West Florida Division of
Hospitals, a comprehensive network of hospitals, outpatient surgery
and diagnostic imaging facilities, and a complete continuum of
specialized healthcare programs that meet the healthcare needs of
residents and businesses in West and Central Florida
If you find this opportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply.
We promptly review all applications. If you are highly qualified,
you will hear from one of our recruiters. We are actively
interviewing so apply today!----EEOCnormal"> --We are an equal
opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not
discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national
origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran
status, or disability status.
HCA Healthcare is a collaborative healthcare network, driven by
physicians, nurses and colleagues helping each other champion the
practice of medicine to give people a healthier tomorrow. With a
comprehensive network of more than 270,000 people across
approximately 1,800 care facilities, our scale enables us to
deliver great outcomes for our patients, provide superior nursing
care and be a preferred place for physicians to practice medicine.
We never stop in our pursuit of insights and care advances based on
the knowledge and data we gain from approximately 30 million
patient encounters a year. Every day, we raise the bar to improve
the way healthcare is delivered, not just in our facilities, but
everywhere. We---re committed to improving more lives in more ways,
and above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of
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