High school graduate or GED equivalent.
Accurately type at least 40 words per minute.
Computer proficiency with Windows based programs.
Medical terminology preferred.
Required Skills include:
Excellent spelling and word comprehension
Human relations and interpersonal relationships skills
Exceptional organizational skills
Concise, legible handwriting or printing
Unit Clerk/Nurse Assistant responsibilities may include:
Assisting in keeping accurate records
Assist in admitting, transferring and discharging patients according to hospital procedure
Answering telephones and accurately recording and processing messages
Preparing and maintaining charts according to the unit’s standards
Performing basic patient care needs and services essential to caring for the patients’ personal and comfort needs
Complete personal hygiene
Assisting patients with daily walking and exercise
Transporting patients between departments
Observing, reporting and recording vital signs of the patients
May assist in post-mortem care