Towanda Memorial Hospital
The Emergency Department Unit Clerk’s tasks in the Emergency Department will include greeting the patient/patient’s family at the time the patient presents to the Emergency Department. The clerk will tactfully inquire of the patient the purpose of the visit. This will include determining if the patient is there to be seen by medical personnel and what the symptoms or problems are that bring the patient to the Emergency Department. The clerk will work closely with the Emergency Department personnel and will be an important part of the team. The clerk will then immediately report the symptoms to a nurse and the nurse will determine if the patient needs to be seen immediately or if he is able to register first.
Responsible for clerical duties, communication, and reception duties assigned in the Emergency Department. Provides general suppport to both clinical and non-clinical. Demonstrates appropiate population specific communication skills.
High school graduate or equalivalent. EMT preferred.
Having a basic knowledge of registration requirements, insurance regulations, medical terminology, and the ability to work with patients is necessary.
How To Apply
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