Pella Regional Health Center Unit Secretary-Med/Surg in Pella, Iowa
Provides indirect patient care to patients of the med/surg and ICU areas. Meets the communication needs of the patient, family and staff. Prepares and compiles records and medical information. Initiates directions from physicians and nursing personnel. Provides clerical duties for the unit.
Minimum knowledge, skills, and abilities:
Hig h school graduate or equivalent.
Current certification as a CNA in the State of Iowa preferred.
Current American Heart Association (AHA) Heart Code BLS required. New employees certify within three (3) months after hire date preferred.
Ability to read and communicate effectively in English.
High degree of empathetic listening, tact and kindness toward others.
Ability to communicate well verbally. Must work effectively as a member of a team.
Previous acute or long-term care experience preferred.
Technical and critical thinking skills required to perform duties.
Basic computer knowledge.