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Unit Secretary - IRF - Part-Time - St. Mary Rehabilitation Hospital

Kindred Healthcare
Langhorne, PA 19047

Description

The first and only freestanding, inpatient acute rehabilitation hospital in Bucks County.

St. Mary Rehabilitation Hospital (SMRH) embraces the tradition of excellence for which St. Mary Medical Center is known. We are very proud of our patient outcomes. St Mary Rehab Hospital has been ranked in the top 25 percent of all rehab hospitals by UDS (Uniform Data Systems) for multiple years.

Our state-of-the-art, acute rehabilitation hospital features 50 spacious, private rooms and two specialty units (brain injury and
stroke recovery). Our highly skilled, clinical staff is dedicated to the treatment and recovery of individuals who have suffered:

Stroke

Trauma

Neurological conditions including:

Parkinsons Disease

Multiple Sclerosis

Guillian-Barre Syndrome

Polyneuropathy

Brain Injury

Spinal Cord Injury

Orthopedic Injury

Amputation

Medically Complex Illnesses including: Cardiac and Pulmonary, and Renal disease

 

Job Summary:
 
Employee will ensure that all physician and nursing needs are met.  Ensures that all nursing units are stocked for their daily needs. Initiates a new medical record for each admission, maintains records during the patient stay, and closes the record upon patient discharge. Coordinates testing or procedures for patients ensuring all appropriate staff is notified. Effectively communicates with all parties respectfully. Performs efficiently on a multifunctional level in a fast paced environment.

Responsibilities: 
 
Initiates medical record upon admission. Maintains said record during the patient stay and closes the record upon patient discharge. 
 
Initiates follow-up with nursing staff regarding doctors orders. 
 
An effective resource for nursing staff and an active liaison between physicians and nursing staff. 
 
Serves as unit receptionist for incoming and outgoing calls and visitor information. 
 
Greets patients and families upon arrival to the facility. 
 
Interacts frequently with unit personnel, physicians, visitors, patients families and other ancillary hospital personnel for the purpose of giving and receiving information. 
 
Answers patient lights and fulfills patient requests for non-care items. 
 
Maintains a courteous and helpful manner when interacting with patients, visitors and staff. 
 
Effectively multitasks in a high stress environment. Continually alert and maintains the ability to perform duties when subjected to frequent and varied interruptions. 
 
Exercises judgment and initiative in the resolution of problems or concerns when they are encountered. 
 
Ensures that all patient and unit equipment, supplies and procedures are ordered and received. 
 
Performs other duties as assigned.



Qualifications

High school diploma required; two years of college level education preferred. 
 
Prior experience of at least one year in a hospital setting is preferred. 
 
Must have the ability to work with all levels of medical personnel, patients and families. 
 
Ability to speak and write concisely with knowledge of medical terminology preferred.

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High school diploma required; two years of college level education preferred. 
 
Prior experience of at least one year in a hospital setting is preferred. 
 
Must have the ability to work with all levels of medical personnel, patients and families. 
 
Ability to speak and write concisely with knowledge of medical terminology preferred.

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Posted: 2019-12-30 Expires: 2020-02-20

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Unit Secretary - IRF - Part-Time - St. Mary Rehabilitation Hospital

Kindred Healthcare
Langhorne, PA 19047

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