Company: Elderwood at Hornell
Location: Alfred Station
Posted on: October 11, 2021
Join Our Team: Put the CARE back in CAREER - Join our team
Elderwood at Hornell is seeking a Full Time Unit Clerk to join our
team! (Part time opportunity available as
Clerk team members assist with ensuring the health and well-being
of our residents by providing administrative support. This position
is responsible for some reception duties; Covid testing; performing
secretarial duties for assigned unit; assist with inventory and
requisitioning of nursing supplies, forms and stock medications;
schedule various appointments, laboratory or other diagnostic
Medical Records of residents on assigned unit for proper order,
completeness and “thinning” of charts.
Medical Record following the hospitalization or permanent discharge
of the resident.
other medical record procedures under the direction of the Unit
all rules pertaining to protection, safekeeping and confidentiality
of information regarding residents.
Medical Records Coordinator with preparation of Admission/Discharge
organizational lists and perform other secretarial functions for
the unit, such as answering phones.
- Distribute mail to residents and staff of
call light signals, direct or assist as appropriate.
- Coordinate the preparation of forms and
documents needed periodically for Medical Records and Treatment
Books, Resident Care Planning meetings, and MDS assessments. This
includes aide assignment sheets, ROM/Ambulation Records, skin and
- Coordinate obtaining of information from all
disciplines for Inter-disciplinary Discharge Summary, and sending
information to appropriate destination in a timely
- Inventory and requisition supplies needed on the
nursing unit, including nursing treatment supplies and printing of
forms, as assigned.
Podiatry and Dental Consultant appointments for residents; assist
with scheduling of the influenza vaccinations, if
lab report schedule for admission, routine and annual requirements
or special needs of residents. Complete appropriate forms and
schedule appointments for lab draws.
with obtaining statistics for nursing monthly report and for annual
survey by New York State Health Department.
an up-to-date listing of physician visits and notify Attending
Physicians of due date for visits, as required.
- Photograph residents upon admission and places
picture in Medication Book.
with obtaining of room labels for resident rooms.
Minimum of 16 years of age
required; HS diploma or equivalent preferred
required for applicable individuals
Office practice skills
Knowledge of medical records
processing preferred but not required
Attention to detail and accuracy
in work required
Personal qualities of tact and
dependability, caring and compassionate attitude toward
An understanding of need for
confidentiality and discretion in processing of information about
Basic understanding of medical
terminology and accepted abbreviations.
Elderwood expects all current and new
employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19. If hired, you will be
required to provide proof of vaccination. Employees may
request a medical or religious exemption from vaccination.
EOE Statement: WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and
employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without
regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion,
gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or
veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other
protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the
performance of the work involved.
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