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Roles & Responsibilities:
As an integral part ofthe team, the Unit Clerk is responsible for the business aspects of a patient sstay, as well as patient-focused care within the Unit. Theseinclude: maintaining census information and the integrity of thepatient s medical record, scheduling appropriate tests and medical procedures,receiving and maintaining office inventory and other duties:
Maintains census; demographic and charge information including assigning beds to incoming patients, updating this System and compiling information for charge capture and patient processing (Cerner/Epic/Bedboard) and support of patient registration and order entry systems.
Assists in the admission/discharge/transfer process.
High School Diploma or equivalent
Knowledge of keyboard and basic computer skills.
Interpersonal skills to effectively communicate and collaborate with other members of the Unit and other hospital personnel
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