Administrative Technician - Part Time - Day

The University of Maryland Medical System Glen Burnie, MD
Job ID: 62411

Area of Interest: Clerical

Location: Glen Burnie, MD US

Hours of Work: 7a-730p

Job Facility: UM Baltimore Washington Medical Center

Employment Type: Not Indicated

Shift: DAY

What You Will Do:

Under frequent supervision, performs a variety of clerical and receptionist duties on the patient care unit to assist the care team members in transcribing and communicating physicians' orders and to maintain the efficiency of the unit. Serves as a liaison between the patient and members of the patient care and support teams.

1. Greets patients, visitors, hospital staff, etc. and provides information as required.

2. Performs appropriate data collection to assist with admission of patient to patient care unit.

3. Collaborates with appropriate personnel to obtain all information needed to facilitate smooth transition into the hospital.

4. Answers and screens telephone calls; relays information and responds to inquires within scope of authority.

5. Prepares a variety of required forms according to established procedures; obtains appropriate signatures as required.

6. Prepares routine bed assignments according to established procedures.

7. Documents unit and inpatient records as necessary, in accordance with established standards and guidelines.

8. Maintains patient records and other unit files in accordance with established standards and procedures.

9. Responds to call lights and communicates patient needs to the appropriate care team members.

What You Need to Be Successful:

* High School diploma/GED required.

* Previous experience in a hospital or health care facility with knowledge of medical terminology preferred.

* Basic computer and keyboarding skills required.

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.