Ascension Health Unit Secretary - Emergency Department (Adult ED) in Indianapolis, Indiana
We Are Hiring
Unit Secretary - Emergency Department 001 - PRN, Rotating - Indianapolis-2001 West 86th St - Indianapolis, IN
Why Join Ascension?
St. Vincent, part of Ascension, is a nonprofit, faith-based health system that is guided by our mission to provide compassionate, personalized care, especially for those who are vulnerable. St. Vincent is one of Indiana’s largest employers with 22 ministries serving 57 counties in central and southern Indiana. Our 134-year-old health system includes a wide range of services including cardiovascular care, women’s and children’s health, neurosciences, cancer care, orthopedics, bariatrics, primary care, emergency medicine, imaging, general surgery and long-term acute care.
What You Will Do
As an Unit Secretary with St. Vincent Health, you will have the opportunity to perform administrative and clerical duties in support of an assigned clinical area.
Greets patients and visitors, answers/screens/routes telephone calls, files, distributes mail and performs other general clerical duties.
Communicates with patients, families, physicians and other healthcare team members about patient care according to protocol. Schedules patients for individual appointment and in a timely manner.
Provides assistance with programs/software for Physicians/Clinicians through the order entry processes, transfers and discharges. Assembles and maintains patient charts.
Coordinates meetings/schedules meetings/rooms with the appropriate person, sends notices as requested. Maintains meeting minutes. Enters and maintains timekeeping changes and staff schedules in computer systems.
What You Will Need
BLS Providercredentialed from theAmerican Heart Association (AHA).
- High school diploma or GED required
Preferred Work Experience:
- Hospital or clinic experience preferred.One year of experience working within a healthcare environment. Experience using a keyboard. Experience using medical terminology.
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