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Catholic Health Services Unit Secretary-1NPAV in Rockville Centre, New York

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Unit Secretary-1NPAV Facility:Mercy Hospital Location:Rockville Centre, NY Department:Nursing - 1 NP Med/Surg Category:Administrative / Business Support Schedule:Part Time, With Weekend and Holiday rotation Shift:Day shift Hours:7a/3p ReqNum:6045012

Unit Secretary - 1NPExplore a career with Mercy Hospital, a 375-bed not-for-profit hospital and member of the Catholic Health, that has been serving the healthcare needs for the residents of Nassau County and its surrounding areas since 1913. Ranked among the top hospitals in New York State, Mercy offers a NYS designated Stroke Center, Breast Imaging Center of Excellence, Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, and has received Pathway to Excellence designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center – the only hospital in the region and one of only two in NY State to receive this prestigious award.

Responsibilities include:

• Greets patients and visitors and provides them with requested information and direction

• Answers telephone calls and places telephone calls and pages

• Responds to patient calls through the intercom and communicates needs to the appropriate personnel for intervention

• Communicates dietary changes to Food and Nutritional Services

• Immediately notifies Patient Registration Unit of any patient transfers, discharges or expirations

• Maintains unit information in Order Entry System

• Processes referrals as indicated on Health Assessment Records

• Maintains accurate daily census sheets

• Prints patient labels

• Orders supplies through the Lawson system

• Maintains a well-organized and well stocked desk and Nurses' Station

• Opens unit mails and processes as directed by supervisors

• Prepares and maintains medical records for admissions, transfers, discharges, and special procedures

• Provides immediate notification to Environmental Services of newly vacated beds

• Operates and maintains copy and facsimile machines and reports broken unit equipment to the appropriate resources

Qualifications include:

Education: High School or equivalent diplomaExperience/skills:Good verbal and written communication skills; understanding of medical terminology preferred


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