Secretary Patient Care - Adult Emergency Department

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Location: US:PA:Hershey
Work Type: Full Time
FTE: 1.00
Shift: Evening
Hours: 5:00p-1:00a, every other weekend

SUMMARY OF POSITION:

Responsible for patient care related secretarial duties to include: scheduling of appointments, interacting with patients, families, physician and staff, provide real time Admission/Transfer/Discharge communication to registration; and utilization of the Transport Tracker System to retrieve and enter patient information to facilitate ancillary department workflows.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATION(S):

High School Diploma or equivalent required. 

Six (6) months secretarial and customer service experience required. 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATION(S):

Knowledge of medical terminology preferred. 

Experience in a medical setting preferred. 



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    Union: Non Bargained