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Posted: Friday, March 2, 2018 8:43 PM

Located in central Denvers historic Washington Park residential neighborhood, associates at Porter Adventist Hospital enjoy beautiful surroundings, leading technology, outstanding leadership and easy access to everything great central Denver has to offer. As a full:service Magnet(r) designated, 368:bed acute:care referral center specializing in behavioral health, cancer care, joint replacement, spinal care, advanced robotic surgery and organ transplantation, Porter Adventist Hospital treats some of the regions most complex medical cases and surgery patients. Our Heart and Vascular Institute is the first and only program in Colorado to receive full Heart Failure Accreditation status from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care. We have also received numerous awards and honors including: The Healthgrades Patient Safety Excellence Award (2014); top 50th orthopedic program ranking by U.S. News and World Report with high performing honors in eight specialties (2014); an A rating from the Leapfrog Group for Patient Safety (2014), as well as many others. The Porter tradition of blending science and spirit began more than 75 years ago by Denver businessman Henry Porter with his generous donation after he experienced care at a Seventh Day Adventist Facility in CA and sought to bring that same philosophy of care to Denver. If you are ready for a career where the work you do truly transcends the walls of a hospital, we invite you to learn more at: porterhospital/

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Schedule: 7a:7:30pm
1st week Mon., Wed., Thursday
2nd week Wed., Fri., Sat.
Position Summary
Assists the healthcare team in coordinating, prioritizing and communicating patient, physician and staff needs. Assumes
personal accountability for organizational mission and core values.
Minimum Education Requirements
High School Diploma or GED
Minimum Experience Requirements
Previous nursing unit secretary or medical office experience, preferred
Knowledge of medical terminology, preferred
Ability to read, write, speak, and understand English
Basic computer skills
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification from American Heart Association
Position Duties (essential functions denoted with an * )
Greets patients/visitors and directs/escorts to the desired location. *
Triages patient call lights in a timely manner. *
Communicates with patient, family members, visitors, physicians and associates in a professional and caring
manner. *
May be tasked with conducting patient rounds throughout the shift to inquire about patients'/visitors' needs
as well as orienting them to the unit and patient room. *
Monitors the electronic record for new provider:entered orders. Coordinates the completion of the orders
with nursing staff and other departments as appropriate. *
Utilizes computer technology to access and exchange data, i.e., lab results, interdepartmental
communications, etc. *
Maintains non:EMR patient records as needed to ensure availability of accurate patient information. *
Responsible for inputting daily and special charges as requested. *
Performs clerical duties, maintains department/unit logs and coordinates services as needed. *
Maintains thorough and confidential patient charts and records. *
Effectively uses time, personnel, equipment and supplies to provide high quality, cost effective patient care.
Organizes and prioritizes work to be completed within assigned timeframe to promote consistent patient
comfort. *
Ensures that work environment and/or patient rooms are neat and orderly to enhance unit an


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