Posted: Saturday, January 6, 2018 11:25 AM
Summary Performs clerical and data entry activities, transcribes physician’s orders, schedules patient care activities, and functions as the unit receptionist. Models appropriate behavior as exemplified in MLH Mission, Vision and Values. Education/Experience/Licensure Education/Formal Training Work Experience Credential/Licensure REQUIRED: High school graduate or equivalent. N/A N/A PREFERRED: N/A N/A N/A SUBSTITUTIONS ALLOWED: N/A N/A N/A Knowledge/Skills/Abilities Ability to read and follow written instructions, policies and procedures as would be acquired through completion of high school. Knowledge of basic computer functions and operations. Previous keyboard experience or computer education preferred. Knowledge of basic medical terminology as would be acquired through specialized vocational training or six months experience in a patient care clerical job preferred. Ability to communicate verbally and in writing with others, including clear speech and acceptable pronunciation, spelling, grammar and word usage; knowledge of telephone etiquette. Ability to perform basic arithmetic calculations (ie, add, subtract, multiply, and divide), as might be acquired through completion of high school. Key Job Responsibilities Performs clerical and data entry activities related to patient care. Serves as unit receptionist. Assists with supply and unit maintenance. Physical Requirements Frequent non-invasive patient contact. Exposure to patient body fluids as well as exposure to hazardous or poisonous materials. Ability to react quickly to emergency situation. Ability to handle narcotics as needed. The physical activities of this position may include climbing, pushing, standing, hearing, walking, reaching, grasping, kneeling, stooping, and repetitive motion. Must have good balance and coordination. The physical requirements of this position are: light work - exerting up to 25 lbs. of force occasionally and/or up to 10 lbs. of force frequently. The Associate is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity, such as preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; or extensive reading. The conditions to which the Associate will be subject in this position: The Associate is not substantially exposed to adverse environmental conditions; job functions are typically performed under conditions such as those found in general office or administrative work.
• Location: Germantown, Memphis
• Post ID: 34149087 memphis