Ascension Health Clerical Associate / TN - River Park Hospital / PRN Days in McMinnville, Tennessee

Job ID: 227432

Clerical Associate / TN - River Park Hospital / PRN Days

McMinnville, Tennessee

Regular/Day

Additional Job Information

Title: Clerical Associate

City, State: McMinnville,TN

Location: TN - River Park Hospital

Department: Diagnostic Radiology 001

Additional Job Details: PRN Days

Job Description

Job Summary:

Performs administrative and clerical duties in support of an assigned clinical area.

Responsibilities:

  • Greets patients and visitors, answers/screens/routes telephone calls, files, distributes mail and performs other general clerical duties.

  • Communicates with patients, families, physicians and other healthcare team members about patient care according to protocol.

  • Types various reports and documents for unit staff.

  • Assists with processing patient admissions, transfers and discharges. Assembles and maintains patient charts.

  • Contribute to Mission effectiveness by promoting the spirit embodied with the Mission Statement: A. Service to the poor - Support the cause of those who lack resources for a reasonable quality of life.B. Reverence - Respect and compassion for the dignity and diversity of life.C. Integrity - Inspiring trust through personal leadership.D. Wisdom - Integrating excellence and stewardship.E. Creativity - Courageous Innovation.F. Dedication - Affirming hope and joy in our ministry.

  • Communicates with patients, families, physicians and other healthcare team members about services provided.

  • Maintains appropriate files, records, and work area. Maintains supplies and equipment of department. All other duties as assigned.

  • May be required to secure medications in individual patient medication drawers.

Qualifications

Education:

  • HS or Equivalent

  • High school diploma or equivalent Prefer completion of a training program for clerical associates

Work Experience:

  • One (1) - two (2) years health care or office administrative experience preferred.

How To Apply

For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037.

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