Genesis Healthcare Nursing Unit Secretary in Lutherville, Maryland

POSITION SUMMARY:

Under the direction of Unit Manager, Charge Nurse or Director of Nursing, the Unit Administrative Assistant performs administrative support activities required for documenting and coordinating care from patient admission through discharge. The Unit Administrative Assistant's primary responsibility is clerical to support nursing staff with the goal to optimize professional care service provided to our patients.

The Unit Administrative Assistant is also responsible for managing the Unit by keeping the area stocked, orderly and standard-ready. The Unit Administrative Assistant may work varying work schedules based on center needs.

RESPONSIBILITIES/ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  1. Greeting/Welcoming Patient and Others

  2. Unit Communication

  3. Scheduling

  4. Order Support

  5. Record Management

  6. Census

  7. Unit Management

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SPECIFIC EDUCATIONAL/VOCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:1. High School graduate or equivalent with college/business school coursework or previous experience required.2. Basic knowledge of medical terminology required.3. Basic skills in computer use for email, data management and online health records.4. This position requires that the employee is able to read, write, speak and understand the spoken English language to ensure the safety and wellbeing of our patients and visitors at the work site when responding to their medical and physical needs.5. Must provide verification of TST (tuberculin skin test) as required by state law and in accordance with Company policy. TSTs will be administered at the work site if required.

Genesis HealthCare is an EO Employer- Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories