Unit SecretaryFacility: Good Shepherd Hospice Location: Rockville Centre, NY Department: Inpatient Hospice at Mercy Category: Administrative / Business Support Schedule: Part Time Shift: Evening shift Hours: 4:30pm - 8:30pm ReqNum: 6017206
Hospice Inpatient Center
Rockville Centre, New York
Good Shepherd Hospice, a member of Catholic Health Services of Long Island, promotes the physical, emotional and spiritual well-being both of the person completing life's journey and their family members, providing comprehensive and compassionate end-of-life care of the highest quality. Good Shepherd helps patients and their families live each day fully, focusing on quality of life, control of symptoms and the things that matter to them the most.
Our team of professionals, caregivers and trained volunteers are dedicated to providing both medical and emotional support to patients and families. We currently employ more than 200 staff members and have a volunteer core of over 100 dedicated people.
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The Unit Secretary is responsible for providing clerical and receptionist duties at our Hospice Inpatient Center. This includes admitting all patients via electronic medical records, maintaining electronic patient charts, administrative processing of admissions, discharges and transfers, ensuring appropriate departments and personnel are notified of admissions, discharges, transfers, expirations and condition changes per established procedures, and providing administrative support for the Hospice program as needed.
Position requirements include:
Associates degree (Bachelors preferred)
Related experience in a hospital or SNF setting
Strong computer skills and experience with Electronic Medical Records
Excellent organizational/communication skills and customer service skills
Ability to multi-task and knowledge of medical terminology. Hospice experience a plus.
We offer a competitive salary, dynamic work atmosphere, and a comprehensive benefits package.
Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V