Penn State Health Secretary Patient Care - 6th Floor Medicine in Hershey, Pennsylvania
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Work Type: Full Time
Hours: 7:00a - 3:00p OR 7:00a - 7:00p
J OB SUMMARY:
Responsible for patient care related secretarial duties to include: scheduling of appointments, interacting with patients, families, physician and staff, provide real time Admission/Transfer/Discharge communication to registration; and utilization of the Transport Tracker System to retrieve and enter patient information to facilitate ancillary department workflows.
High School Diploma or GED required
6 months secretarial and customer service experience required
Basic computer/office equipment experience required
Strong communication and interpersonal skill set required
Knowledge of medical terminology preferred
Experience in a medical setting preferred
Able to sit constantly; stand occasionally; walk frequently
Able to lift 0-10 lbs. constantly; 11-50 lbs. occasionally
Able to carry 0-10 lbs. frequently; 11-50 lbs. occasionally
Able to push 0-10 lbs. constantly; 11-50 lbs. occasionally
Able to pull 0-10 lbs. frequently; 11-50 lbs. occasionally
Able to reach constantly
Able to use hands for simple/firm grasping
*Appended to this job description is the Work Task Analysis that further describes the physical requirements appropriate for this role.
If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
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Union: Non Bargained