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6560 Fannin St., Scurlock Tower, Suite 220
7 PM - 7 AM
Since its founding in 1919, Houston Methodist has earned worldwide recognition. Houston Methodist is affiliated with the Weill Medical College of Cornell University and New York-Presbyterian Hospital, one of the nation's leading centers for medical education and research. Houston Methodist is consistently ranked in U.S. News World Report’s “Best Hospital” list and was recently named the number one hospital in Texas. FORTUNE magazine has placed Houston Methodist on its annual list of “100 Best Companies To Work For” since 2006. Houston Methodist directs millions of research dollars into patient care and offers the latest innovations in medical, surgical and diagnostic techniques. With 1,119 licensed beds, 73 operating rooms and over 5,000 employees, Houston Methodist offers complete care for patients from around the world.
The Unit Secretary is responsible for all receptionist and clerical duties on the assigned unit and for meeting the needs of patients and family as requested.
The position requires 1) a High School diploma or equivalent, 2) two years of experience as a Secretary in an acute care setting preferred, 3) completion of a medical terminology course or demonstrated functional competency, 4) computer data entry experience, 5) well developed interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate effectively with medical center staff, patients, family, visitors, and physicians under routine and stressful situations.
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