Unit Secretary - Per Diem/PRN

Vibra Healthcare in Lafayette, IN

  • Industry: Healthcare - Nursing - Registered Nurse (RN/BSN/ASN)
  • Type: Full Time
  • Compensation: $55,085.00 - 82,440.00 / Year*

Lafayette Regional Rehabilitation Hospital is seeking a PRN Unit Secretary to join our team!

**Work one weekend per month and cover vacation.**

The Unit Secretary performs the duties of a receptionist and assists with all the clerical duties on the patient unit. Integrates the hospital s mission and Guiding Principles into daily practice.

Essential Functions:

  • Greet and assist patients and visitors; answer phones and relays messages.
  • Prepare and complete paperwork such as patient records, charts, discharge orders, etc.
  • Communicates physicians orders to interdisciplinary team and ancillary services.
  • Coordinates and schedules all patient appointments.
  • Completes and distributes the applicable form to Billing and Medical Records to ensure charges are billed appropriately to patient accounts
  • Telemetry functions if provided:
    • Provides consistent monitoring and description of telemetry alarms
    • Reports any identified alarms and life threatening dysthymias
    • Notifies the patient assigned nurse of rhythm changes
    • Responsible for monitoring telemetry supplies.

Job Requirements:

  • One year of clerical or administrative assistant experience preferred.
  • Two (2) years' experience in health care setting preferred.
  • EKG certification preferred for positions including telemetry functions.

Additional Qualifications/Skills:

  • Demonstrates general computer skills including: data entry, word processing, email, and record management.
  • Effective organizational and time management skills.
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must have high level interpersonal skills
  • Ability to maintain quality and safety standards.
  • Ability to maintain proper levels of confidentiality.
  • Ability to work closely and professionally with others.
  • Ability to maneuver within a medical record.
  • Ability to work on issues of a sensitive nature

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* Estimated salary

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