Trinity Health Unit Coordinator - Contingent / Flex Med-Surg in Chelsea, Michigan
General Summary The Unit Secretary is responsible for a variety of activities involving clerical support, obtaining requested medical records by the medical team, and providing support to patients and staff in the unit. Provides quality patient care by considering the age specific, development and cultural needs through competent clinical practice. Demonstrates unit/area competencies. Maintains knowledge to perform the duties of the job. Assumes responsibility for performance of job duties in the safest possible manner, to assure personal safety and that of coworkers, and to report all preventable hazards and unsafe practices immediately to management.
Essential Functions and Responsibilities:
Demonstrates the ability to obtain release of information consents from patients.
Documents are accurately edited for spelling, punctuation, grammar, sentence structure and word usage.
Develops and maintains efficient processes for tracking and revising Medical discharge summaries.
Develops and maintains accurate record keeping and filing systems.
Distributes department mail in a timely manner.
Answers telephone calls professionally (by Service Excellence Standards) and relays information appropriately and timely.
Refers complaints from patients/staff in a professional manner to the Nurse Director or designee.
Demonstrates current knowledge about payroll system
Completes payroll prior to the deadline, allowing nurse director time to review and sign off.
Organizes work day and is able to prioritize to maximize productivity
Replacement for planned CTO is arranged in advance
Demonstrates ability to work independently and collaborate team members and intra-departmentally.
Identifies department needs, offering suggestions for improvement.
Required Education, Experience and Certification/Licensure
- Minimum grammar school education
- High school graduation is preferred
- Recent experience desired
Employees of St. Joseph Mercy Chelsea enjoy…
- Competitive compensation
- Full benefits package including Medical, Dental, Vision, PTO, Life Insurance and Disability
- Retirement savings plan with employer contribution
- Opportunity for growth and advancement throughout SJMHS and Trinity Health
Visit www.stjoeshealth.org/careers to learn more about the benefits, culture and career development opportunities available to you at Saint Joseph Mercy Health System.
Job Number: 00131592
Location: Chelsea, MI
Organization Name: Saint Joseph Mercy Health System
Facility: SJSEMI - SJMHS Chelsea Comm Hospital
Employment Type: Part time
Shift: Rotating Shift