Avalon Health Care Unit Secretary in Kent, Washington

Overview AVALON HEALTH CARE is seeking a dedicated, organized UNIT SECRETARY to join our outstanding team! The Unit Secretary will greet visitors, answer phones, and provide basic administrative support for a unit(s) and the Nursing Department. This position may carry out additional administrative support which may include maintaining medical records, assisting with scheduling or job assignment, and preparing special reports. CANDIDATES SHOULD HAVE RELATED EXPERIENCE AS WELL AS A POSITIVE ATTITUDE. IF YOU SEEK TO USE YOUR MIND AND YOUR HEART TO IMPROVE LIVES ON A DAILY BASIS, COME JOIN OUR TEAM. WE OFFER GREAT CHALLENGES, A REWARDING CAREER AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR ADVANCEMENT! Responsibilities * Answer phones, assist visitors and residents and relay communications. * Maintain supplies, forms and centralized organization of the assigned Nurses Station. * Perform clerical tasks to include processing administrative transfer and discharges. Run errands. * Make outside appointments to doctors offices/clinics and arrange for transportation of residents. Qualifications * Must have ability to read, write and follow oral and written directions at a level necessary to accomplish the job. * Must be able to relate positively and favorably to residents and families and to work cooperatively with other employees. * Must maintain regular attendance. * Must meet all local health regulations, and pass post-employment physical exam if required. This requirement also includes drug screening, criminal background investigation, and reference inquiry. * Must be capable of performing the Essential Job Functions of this job, with or without reasonable accommodation. * Related administrative experience at a level necessary to accomplish the job. AVALON HEALTHCARE MANAGEMENT, INC., IS AN EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER (EEO) COMMITTED TO HIRING A DIVERSE WORKFORCE AND SUSTAINING AN INCLUSIVE CULTURE. AVALON HEALTHCARE MANAGEMENT, INC. DOES NOT DISCRIMINATE ON THE BASIS OF RACE, COLOR, RELIGION, GENDER, GENDER IDENTITY OR EXPRESSION, SEXUAL ORIENTATION, NATIONAL ORIGIN, GENETICS, DISABILITY, AGE OR VETERAN STATUS OR ANY OTHER STATUS PROTECTED UNDER FEDERAL, STATE, OR LOCAL LAWS. EEO Avalon Healthcare Management, Inc. is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or genetic information. Avalon is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation for individuals with disabilities in employment, its services, programs, and activities. To request reasonable accommodation, contact Brenna Monsen, 801-596-8844, brennamonsen@avalonhealthcare.com. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. We are also an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.