Unit Clerk

ArchCare - New York, NY (30+ days ago)2.5


Overview
ArchCare, the Continuing Care Community of the Archdiocese of New York, provides top-quality healthcare and other services to thousands of people each day through an ever-expanding array of home- and community-based and residential care programs. We offer:

Long-term nursing home care and short-term rehabilitation
Nursing home alternatives that keep seniors healthy, safe and independent
Healthcare plans that coordinate members’ every healthcare need
Home health services for infants, children and adults
Family-centered hospice and end-of-life care
Specialized programs for people with exceptional care needs, including Huntington’s Disease, HIV/AIDS and developmental disabilities
As one of the largest and most dynamic Catholic health systems in the nation, ArchCare caters not just to the physical health of those we serve, but to their emotional and spiritual well-being, too. Helping families understand their healthcare options and cope with the challenge of making sure their loved one is well cared for is just as important to us.

Join the ArchCare Team

Our team of dedicated Care Members are shaping the health care landscape of today and tomorrow.

Responsibilities
The Unit Clerk is responsible for the coordination of clerical duties and resident services on assigned units.

Coordinates the record keeping of all residents on assigned units to include the following: Prepares and ensures upkeep of charts.
Periodically reviews all charts for accuracy and thins charts when needed.
Checks and orders supplies i.e. food, office supplies, sterile stores, etc. Re-stocks supplies in designated area.
Answers telephone and relays messages. Prepares and maintains all other miscellaneous paper work; assists with admission transfer or discharge or residents.
Schedules in-house appointments as needed.
Qualifications
High School Diploma or equivalent.

Minimum of three years clerical experience required.

Must have good organizational skills. Background in and knowledge of basic medical terminology required. Computer skills required.

ArchCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer.