Company: Glenn Medical Center
Posted on: January 9, 2022
Glenn Medical Center is a Critical Access Hospital located in
Willows CA, in partnership with our physicians, will consistently
strive to provide accessible, high quality care within the local
community. Our focus is on improving the health and well-being of
all individuals by offering inpatient, outpatient and rural health
clinic services to the Glenn County community.JOB SUMMARY:The Ward
Clerk is responsible for performing general secretarial and
clerical duties in a well-organized manner. His/her presence must
be complimentary in creating a healing environment for patients and
staff.QUALIFICATIONS:High school graduate or equivalency
certification. At least 1 year with Ward Clerk experience.
Familiarity with patient care, medications, medical procedures and
medical terminology. Function and organization of nursing unit.
Strong communication skills. Observe patient confidentiality.
Adhere to policies and procedures and emergency protocols.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:Assemble all patient
chartsObtain previous medical record on admitsTranscribe physician
orders using appropriate order slips -all new lab, x-ray, physical
therapy and cardiopulmonary and pharmacy will be initiated by
phoneRecopy MARsStamp I for subsequent daysOrder daily/routine lab
and x-rayStuff patient chartsDaily diet sheetsOrder supplies from
Purchasing as neededSet up patient chart for prescheduled
admitsMake copies of patient census for shiftsNotify Admitting and
all other involved departments of patient discharge/room
change/expiration/transferFile lab and other reports after
physician viewsCommunication of patient/unit activity to nursing
staff is vitalMust be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skill
necessary to provide care and/or services appropriate to the age of
the patients served in his/her assigned area. The skills and
knowledge needed to provide such care may be gained through
education, training or experience
Keywords: Glenn Medical Center, Chico , Ward Clerk, Other , Willows, California
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