Northside Hospital Unit Secretary, General Medicine/Oncology in Canton, Georgia

Unit Secretary, General Medicine/Oncology

  • Facility:Northside Hospital Cherokee

  • Job ID:83700

  • Job Category:Administrative/Clerical

  • Employment Type:Full - Time

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  • Department:611C MED/SURG

  • Location:Canton, GA

  • Education Required:High School Diploma

  • Experience Required:1 - 3 Years

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Find your extraordinary side.Northside Hospital Health Care System is a state-of-the-art setting for patients, and for you. With three cutting-edge acute care hospitals --- in Atlanta, Canton, and Cumming, Georgia --- and more than 150 locations throughout the State of Georgia, we are leading the way in your backyard and across the country.Consider the numbers:- 868-bed, not-for-profit provider- Nearly 2 million patient visits annually- A renowned team that includes more than 2,500 physicians and 15,000 employeesWe perform the most robotic surgeries, and diagnose and treat the most cancer cases in the state. We lead the nation in newborn deliveries and we are the only hospital in Georgia on the Forbes list of America’s Best Employers.

Facility Overview:

Discovering what‘s possible at Northside Hospital-Cherokee in Canton, Georgia --- it’s something our patients and team members do every day. Here, you’ll find growth and support in one of our system’s newest facilities. The new Northside Hospital-Cherokee is committed to advancing health care in Cherokee County. The 126-bed, full-service community hospital has more than 600 physicians and 1,700 employees. As we’ve made more room for growth in Surgery, Emergency, Maternity, and Outpatient Services --- while continuing to provide the personalized, high quality care for which we are known --- our people have found a place to call home on our new 50-acre campus. Along with our strong ties to the community, what resonates most with our team is our focus on continual learning and work/life balance. How encouraging co-workers are. And the importance of great pay, benefits, and a pension plan.

Service Area Overview:

We are committed to the health and wellness of our community. As such, we dedicate ourselves to being a center of excellence in providing high-quality health care. We are a leader in providing evidence-based treatment options and using the latest technology. In order to continue providing our patients and their families superior care, we are seeking qualified individuals to join our team. Join other Northside staff in wide-ranging roles that help make us the top-rated hospital for patient services.

Position Description:

Performs general clerical and reception duties according to needs of the 20 bed General Medicine/Oncology unit. Position is characterized by preparing and maintaining patient charts, transcribing physician orders, and entering information into computerized patient care system. Works with patients of all age groups except neonate.

Position Requirements:

REQUIRED: 1. One (1) year previous experience in a patient care, or any hospital clerical position or equivalent combination of education & experience. 2. Basic knowledge of medical terminology. 3. Ability to type. 4. Demonstrates basic computer skills. PREFERRED: 1. Demonstrated service excellence skills. 2. Must possess good communication skills.

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Why choose Northside? Northside supports our employees’ professional and personal growth. We foster an environment that promotes work/life balance. We embrace diversity. We care about you. If you are ready to advance your career, apply online today to join Northside’s team!

RP Code:12C

Northside Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in its employment practices on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, genetic information, veteran status or military service, or any other characteristic protected by federal law or Georgia law..