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Alberta Health Services Unit Clerk Full Time in Drumheller, AB

Alberta Health Services

Branch Drumheller AB CA

Position:
Unit Clerk
Location:
Drumheller, AB

A variety of clerical support duties for the Restorative/LTC beds, Acute Care, Operating room, Long Term Care and the Manager as required….

Reporting to the Restorative/LTC manager but working under limited supervision, the Unit Clerk is primarily responsible for:

  • Processing and ensuring the completion of physician’s orders for a variety of tests and procedures related to resident/client care on the unit.
  • Reception duties – the Unit Clerk serves as the point of first contact in matters concerning the efficient administration of the unit. Nursing and others rely on the Unit Clerk’s knowledge of resident/client activities and Unit operations.
  • Communication of information – the Unit Clerk plays a key role in helping to foster a team environment in the unit by facilitating communication between nursing and other health disciplines, departments, residents and families and in maintaining confidentiality of resident/client information.
  • A variety of clerical support duties for the Restorative/LTC beds, Acute Care, Operating room, Long Term Care and the Manager as required.
  • Independently adapts to the demands of the job while appropriately prioritizing tasks.
  • Staff scheduling as required.

Qualifications:
Grade 12 or equivalent.

Recognized Unit clerk course including Medical Terminology.

Recent Unit Clerk/clerical experience desirable.

Computer skills required. Experience with programs such as Meditech, ESP, Microsoft office programs is an asset.

Time keeping/time cards experience an asset.

Working within a multidisciplinary setting.

Ability to adapt to frequent interruptions in activities while maintaining a calm and pleasant attitude.

Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Well-developed organizational skills.

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Drumheller, AB, CA
Posted on: 2015-08-13
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