AlexandrialaRecruiter
the smart solution for Alexandria jobs

Unit Secretary- 5-North

Company: Christus Health
Location: Alexandria
Posted on: February 14, 2019

Job Description:

Description
POSITION SUMMARY:

The Nursing Unit Secretary is responsible for performing clerical duties as indicated by the responsibilities outlined in this job description under direct supervision of the unit charge nurse. The associate is competent to provide clerical support to nursing staff, physicians and other members of the healthcare team. The associate is responsible for monitoring the nurses' station ensuring a healing environment for patients and their family members. The associate must also promote a healthy work environment for staff. The Unit Secretary must be flexible, efficient and accurate in carrying out the role. The Unit secretary is trained in the delivery of age appropriate care by hospital policy. He or she performs assigned tasks in accordance with the hospital's philosophy, values, standards, policies and procedures



CORE COMPETENCIES

Action Oriented -- Taking on new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy and enthusiasm.

Customer Focus -- Building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions.

Communicates Effectively -- Developing and delivering multi-mode communications that convey a clear understanding of the

unique needs of different audiences.

Decision Quality -- Making good and timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward.

Collaborates -- Building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives.

Nimble Learning -- Actively learning through experimentation when tackling new problems, using both successes and failures

as learning fodder.

Demonstrates Self-Awareness -- Using a combination of feedback and reflection to gain productive insight into personal

strengths and weaknesses.

Goals -- Completes quarterly goals

Delivering the Mission -- Performs duties as defined in this job description and demonstrates mastery of role





MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:



1. Performs clerical duties relevant to procedures as they relate to the patient care unit:
Enters physician orders in a timely and accurate manner; prioritizes order entry to ensure quality patient care.
Ensures that all charts are supplied with appropriate forms for documentation.
Ensures that all reports are appropriately posted in a timely manner.
Assists physicians, nurses and other members of the healthcare team with clerical duties such as retrieving reports, etc.
Relays messages to the appropriate caregiver(s) within 5 minutes of receiving message; adheres to call bell response protocol.
Ensures that diet/tube feeding changes are completed and credited each shift.
Checks food trays within 10 minutes of arrival to floor (if appropriate for unit).

Helps to promote stewardship of resources and environment of care:
Assists with the ordering of supplies to maintain appropriate PAR levels.
Returns all equipment to SPD as soon as possible and at least by the end of shift.
Assists with the monitoring of refrigerator/freezer logs.
Cleans refrigerator, microwave and other areas when indicated.
Maintains the integrity of the Pyxis Machine and inventory through pushing the "take" button.
Protects the environment of the patient care area(s) as well as the hospital campus from vandalism/litter.
Consistently uses appropriate "scripting" as instructed when communicating with patients/family members.
Models Service Excellence in caring for patients; consistently provides "above and beyond" service to meet and exceed patient/family expectations.
Strives to anticipate the needs of patients; takes initiative to meet/exceed the patient's needs or wishes.
Responds to call light promptly.
Acts as a team player; assists co-workers regularly as time permits.





Requirements
A. Education/Skills


B. Experience
One-year minimum healthcare experience preferred..



C. Licenses, Registrations or Certifications
CPR

Keywords: Christus Health, Alexandria , Unit Secretary- 5-North, Administration, Clerical , Alexandria, Louisiana

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Administration, Clerical Jobs


Data Entry Specialist - (Telecommute)
Description: Data Entry Specialist - Telecommute Mommy Jobs Online is now recruiting Data Entry Specialists to work remotely. This is a great opportunity for the right person to work part or full-time to earn income. (more...)
Company: Mommy Jobs Online
Location: Baton Rouge
Posted on: 02/18/2019

Unit Secretary- 5-North
Description: Description br POSITION SUMMARY: br br The Nursing Unit Secretary is responsible for performing clerical duties as indicated by the responsibilities outlined in this job description under direct (more...)
Company: Christus Health
Location: Alexandria
Posted on: 02/14/2019

Data Entry Specialitst
Description: Data Entry Specialist - Remote Great opportunity to work remotely as a Data Entry Specialist
Company: Mommy Jobs Online
Location: Baton Rouge
Posted on: 02/14/2019


Healthcare - Home office/telecommute
Description: Dental Plan Company, featured on 60-Minutes and in the Wall Street Journal, and Good Morning America seeks serious and positive
Company: Ameriplan
Location: Lake Charles
Posted on: 02/18/2019

Data Entry (Remote)
Description: Mommy Jobs Online is all about helping job seekers find the right job working at home. Do you enjoy helping others Are you looking for a company with great benefits and monetary incentives We want to (more...)
Company: Mommy Jobs Online
Location: Lake Charles
Posted on: 02/14/2019

Virtual Receptionist
Description: Virtual Receptionist You'll be answering incoming calls from busy women who need to set up appointments for services at the nation's premier chain of blow dry bars. The client is looking
Company: Mommy Jobs Online
Location: Lake Charles
Posted on: 02/16/2019

DATA ENTRY SPECIALIST-REMOTE
Description: Data Entry Specialist Are you in search of a legitimate work-at-home career Look no further than Mommy Jobs Online Are you tired of being in traffic waiting hours to get to work Are you tired of (more...)
Company: Mommy Jobs Online
Location: Baton Rouge
Posted on: 02/16/2019

Legitimate Work at Home Administrative Assistant
Description: Administrative Assistant Essential Functions: Provide administrative support and office management tasks Prepare incoming and outgoing communications and a wide variety of administrative documents
Company: mommyjobsonline.com
Location: Baton Rouge
Posted on: 02/18/2019

At Home Data Entry
Description: We perform forensic quality laboratory analysis for drugs and alcohol to prevent substance abuse in the workplace. In addition to our analysis being accurate, rapid, and legally defensible,
Company: Mommy Jobs Online
Location: Lafayette
Posted on: 02/14/2019

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT
Description: ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT Part-Time Administrative Assistant The Louisiana Press Association
Company: LA PRESS
Location: Baton Rouge
Posted on: 02/14/2019

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Louisiana jobs by following @recnetLA on Twitter!

Alexandria RSS job feeds