HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Unit Secretary ICU (PRN) in Lake City, Florida

  • Answers nursing station telephone and relays message to charge nurse and/or other nursing staff.
    • Greets and directs visitors at nursing station.
    • Answers patient call lights and relays information to nursing staff.
    • Prepares chart, MAR and Kardex on each patient admitted.
    • Transcribes physician orders under the supervision of a registered nurse in the following manner:
    • Reviews all orders and calls to the attention of the team leader all STAT orders and/or illegible writing.
    • Pulls copies of orders and gives copies to Pharmacy and nurse.
    • Inputs orders accurately into computer system.
    • Adds documentation forms to chart as needed.
    • Transfers all orders to Kardex.
    • Assists physician in obtaining charts and diagnostics results.
    • Assembles the medical record for transfer of patient.
    • Keep unit clean and straight or neat.
    • Call consults.
    • Maintains supplies, forms and necessary requisitions for the unit.
    • Assists department manager with secretarial duties related to unit.
    • Operates all equipment in accordance with manufacturer's recommendations and/or hospital policy and procedure.
    • Assists with patient/family/significant other's learning needs, abilities and readiness to learn. Identifies barriers to learning, such as language or culture. Integrates this information into the patient's plan of care.


*EXPERIENCE REQUIRED OR PREFERRED: *6 months related experience. Six months prior clerical experience in a hospital or clinical setting preferred.

SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, AND ABILITIES:Demonstrated skills in organization, verbal and written communications, customer service, math, analysis, reading, following instruction, basic computer usage. Medical terminology.

EEO/AA Employer M/F/V/D

Title: Unit Secretary ICU (PRN)

Location: Florida-Lake City-Lake City Medical Center

Requisition ID: 06210-2075