Prairie Ridge Hospital & Health Services
(Published at 16-11-2019)
The purpose of this position is to provide nursing care to patients through communication, secretarial duties, and transcription of orders. The Unit Clerk reports directly to the Unit Department Director, Nursing Shift Supervisor, or Charge RN. The Unit Clerk has contact with patients, patient families and visitors, hospital employees, referral agencies, volunteers, administration, and physicians. Effective interpersonal and communication skills are essential for this position. The Unit Clerk must be able to secure cooperation from others, problem-solve, exercise initiative and judgment, and have above average communication skills.
High school graduate or equivalent education preferred. Previous medical terminology/work desirable. Must have manual dexterity to perform Unit Clerk duties. CNA certification preferred.