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Unit Clerk

Company: Cleveland Clinic
Location: Fairlawn
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Under the supervision of the Nurse Manager or designee, the Unit Clerk PT PRN provides a high level of customer service to patients, families, visitors and employees to promote and support the highest level of patient experience. Performs administrative and clerical duties to ensure efficient operational flow in their assigned department. Job Responsibilities:
Conducts an in-person greeting, and welcomes newly admitted and transferred patients to the unit.
Communicates with and facilitates communication between patients, families, other departments and health care team members regarding patient care.
Assists with processing patient admissions, transfers and discharges.
Provides concierge service to assist patients and families with way finding and directs them to available resources.
Assembles and maintains patient medical records and other documents related to patient care.
Assists with unit clerical functions.
Assists in trouble-shooting equipment failures such as call system, portable phones, WOWs and other unit devices.
Responds to patient call lights in a manner that expedites appropriate follow through as needed.
Maintains appropriate level of forms, materials and supplies.
Keep Nursing Station clean and organized including wiping down counters, phones and keyboards.
Other duties as assigned.
Follows Hospital and department policies and procedures with special attention to attendance and punctuality, confidentiality, professional appearance and display of ID badge, and safety.
Completes mandatory education and training in order to maintain organization and department-specific competencies and requirements.

High School Diploma or equivalent.

None required.

Complexity of Work:
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision.
Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.
Successfully completes/passes all mandated programs as required by policy and competencies/skills as required.

Work Experience:
Minimum 1 year experience in a customer service-related role.
Microsoft Office experience preferred.

Physical Requirements:
Requires full range of motion, manual and finger dexterity and eye-hand coordination.
Requires frequent data entry, standing and walking for extensive periods of time.
Requires normal or corrected speech, hearing and vision.
Requires some exposure to communicable disease or body fluids.

Personal Protective Equipment:
Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.

The policy of Cleveland Clinic Health System and its system hospitals (Cleveland Clinic Health System) is to provide equal opportunity to all of our employees and applicants for employment in our tobacco free and drug free environment. All offers of employment are followed by testing for controlled substance and nicotine. Job offers will be rescinded for candidates for employment who test positive for nicotine. Candidates for employment who are impacted by Cleveland Clinic Health System's Smoking Policy will be permitted to reapply for open positions after 90 days.

Decisions concerning employment, transfers and promotions are made upon the basis of the best qualified candidate without regard to color, race, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, ancestry, status as a disabled or Vietnam era veteran or any other characteristic protected by law. Information provided on this application may be shared with any Cleveland Clinic Health System facility.

Please review the Equal Employment Opportunity poster

Cleveland Clinic Health System is pleased to be an equal employment employer: Women / Minorities / Veterans / Individuals with Disabilities

Schedule: Part Time

Keywords: Cleveland Clinic, Akron , Unit Clerk, Other , Fairlawn, Ohio

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