• Unit Clerk- Casual/Day Shift- Med Surg

    UPMC Wellsboro, PA 16901

    Job #2279938253

  • Description

    UPMC Wellsboro is hiring a casual Unit Clerk for their Medical Units Department. This position will have hours ranging from 7a-7p and could include 4, 8 and 12 hour shifts. The position requires a minimum of 32 hours per month. Weekends are as needed as well as 2 pre-scheduled holidays.

    Purpose:

    The employee in the Unit Clerk position provides clerical support for a patient care unit as directed by the Nurse Clinical Manager, or designee, using specified procedures.

    Responsibilities:

    • Provide clerical coverage to other nursing units as directed by Manager of Clinical Support Services.

    • Answer the telephone, deliver messages, sort unopened mail and place in designated boxes.

    • Maintain database for admission and discharge information.

    • Request and log (with verification by RN) patient's appointments, evaluations, consultations and escorts.

    • Maintain unit supplies and equipment.

    • Obtain various patient reports as requested from computer (e.g., dietary list, laboratory orders, etc.)

    • Manage patients' written medical record/chart as per policy and procedure.

    • Complete photocopying and faxing as requested.

    Qualifications

    High school diploma or equivalent required. Computer experience preferred. The incumbent must be physically capable of running toward or away from areas where problems are occurring and pushing, pulling, lifting equipment such as wheelchairs, carts, boxes, etc.

    Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

    • Act 31 Child Abuse Reporting with renewal

    • Act 33 with renewal

    • Act 34 with renewal

    • Act 73 FBI Clearance with renewal

    • UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

    REQNUMBER: 599712038