Unit Desk Clerk - 6 Orthopedic Surgery General

Holy Spirit Hospital

Location: US:PA:Camp HIll
Work Type: Per Diem
FTE: 0.19
Shift: Day
Hours: 8 Hour Shifts

Unit Desk Clerk - 6 Orthopedic Surgery General - Penn State Health Holy Spirit

JOB SUMMARY: 

The Unit Desk Clerk is 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 QUALIFICATIONS: 

High School Diploma or equivalent required 

Six months of related experience required 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES: 

Organizational skills Computer skills (web navigation, Microsoft Office Suite and HCM) 

Strong communication and interpersonal skill set required 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: 

Knowledge of medical terminology preferred 

Experience in a medical setting preferred 

If chosen for this position, you may required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

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