JFK Memorial Hospital has provided medical care to residents in the Coachella Valley since 1966. A group of physicians, including Dr. Reynaldo Carreon, founded the hospital and today one of JFKï¿½s cross streets is named in his honor. Originally called Indio Community Hospital, JFK has grown to a 145-bed acute-care hospital that is part of Tenet Healthcare California. It offers a variety of services, including:Emergency care 24/7, Orthopedic and joint replacement services using emerging technology, Cardiovascular services, Maternity care and pediatric services, Ambulatory surgery center, Imaging services, and Outpatient Rehabilitation Center.
The Unit Secretary III functions in the Emergency Department:
Managing multiple telephone interactions including, calling On-Call physicians, contacting area hospitals/ SNFï¿½s to arrange patient transfers, receiving calls from physicians regarding patients in the ER, make appointments for patients for Riverside County Health
Transcribing orders, Lab, Radiology
Assisting with Spanish communication between patients and staff and physicians
Inputting and completing charts in PBAR
Assist with contacting patients to return to ER for follow up
Insuring completion of the MR and various other non-clinical duties as assigned by the team leader.
The Unit Secretary reports to the Director of the Emergency Department and works directly under the PCC in the Emergency Department.The Unit Secretary is responsible for ordering all the clerical supplies and maintaining the Emergency Department record.
The Unit Secretary uses organizational and interpersonal skills to improve the functioning of the Emergency Department.
Fluent in English/Spanish (both written and spoken)
Basic Computer Skills
Current American Heart Association BLS Certification (maintained current at all times)
High School Diploma- Preferred
Previous Unit Secretary Experience - preferred
Primary Location: Indio, California
Facility: John F. Kennedy Memorial Hospital
Job Type: PT1
Shift Type: Rotate
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Internal Number: 1905037826
About John F. Kennedy Memorial Hospital
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.