Unit Clerk

ALBERTA HEALTH SERVICES
City: Calgary
Last visit: 2014-10-28
Author's ads: 1

Posted: 2014-10-28

Description:

Requisition #: 

312440

Union:

AUPE GSS

Title

Unit Clerk

Department:

(RGH) PCU 83 COLON & REC SURGE

Posting Open Date:

2014-10-28

Posting Close Date:

2014-11-03

Location:

Rockyview General Hospital - At

City:

Calgary

Employee Class:

Regular Part-Time

FTE:

0.50

Date Available:

2014-11-13

Temporary End Date:

Hours Per Shift:

7.75

Length of Shift Cycle:

12

Shift Per Cycle:

30

Shift:

Days, Weekends

Days Off:

As Per Rotation

Rates of Pay:

Minimum: 23.77 per hour   Maximum: 28.91 per hour

Vehicle Required:

No

Category:

Administrative/Clerical

Job Summary:

Unit 83 is a fast-paced Colorectal/General surgery unit that is well known as a supportive and enthusiastic mentoring environment for new staff. We are a sister unit to our partners in surgical urology. As well, we provide care for a small number of off-service medical patients.

Under supervision, the Unit Clerk performs receptionist functions, facilitates communication between the unit and other health disciplines, departments, patients and families, and performs a variety of clerical support duties for the unit. This position plays an important role in the smooth and efficient operation of the unit.

Qualifications:

- Successful completion of a Unit Clerk course required.                     

- Medical terminology required.

- Minimum of 1 years of recent experience working in acute hospital setting with complex surgical and medical experience required.

- Ability to prioritize, work and cope with frequent interruptions, noise and other nearby distractions.

- Basic computer skills are required.

- Experience with the regional Patient Care Information System (SCM) and Clinibase an required.

- Demonstrated excellence in interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills including, ability to demonstrate tact and diplomacy.

- All applicants are required to include an up-to date resume outlining how their qualifications match position requirements.

Career Level: Experienced

Industry: Healthcare and Medical Services

Job Function: Healthcare Services and Wellness