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Unit Secretary - AC3 - Full Time (.80) - Day

Department:  A C 3 EAST/WEST (CC 2000109)

POSITION SUMMARY:  Performs clerical and public relation duties within each nursing unit.  The unit secretary works directly with all members of the nursing unit and indirectly with other ancillary departments, physicians, patients, and their families. Responsible for posting and removal of all departmental bulletin board notices and ensures postings are timely and the most recent version. May be required to transport medications as defined and authorized by Pharmacy Services.



-Ability to transcribe orders accurately within 3 months of hire

-Excellent interpersonal skills

-Excellent attendance record

-Excellent organizational skills

-Background in Medical Terminology highly desirable

-Previous unit receptionist experience highly desirable                                             


SPECIAL EQUIPMENT, SKILLS, OR OTHER REQUIREMENTS:    Preferred experience as a unit secretary and/or completion of certification course for unit receptionist/secretary.


WORK ENVIRONMENT AND HAZARDS:   Low Risk.  Nurses station with several phones, fax, and computers.


PHYSICAL DEMANDS:       Mainly sedentery.  Requires good visual and auditory accuity.

Nearest Major Market: Utica