Patient Administrative Assistant - Medicine

Recruiter
Hartford HealthCare
Location
Hartford
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 12, 2017
Closes
Aug 21, 2017
Industry
Computer
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Description:

Under the direction of a Registered Nurse or Unit Manager, the Patient Administrative Associate performs delegated functions as a member of a patient care team by providing administrative support and communicating with members of the health care team, patients and families. This role contributes to the successful operation of the work area and functions in accordance with all existing regulatory and hospital standards, policies and procedures. Reports to Manager, Patient Unit.

Qualifications:

* High school graduate or equivalent required.

* Minimum of one year hospital based or physician office work experience preferred.

* Knowledge of medical terminology preferred.

* Basic computer skills required.

* CPR validation may be required within three months of hire depending upon work area specific requirement.

* Physical effort as required by Position Physical Requirements and Occupational Exposures Form.

* Effective communication and interpersonal skills required.Posted by StartWire