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Berkshire Health Systems Unit Coordinator in Pittsfield, Massachusetts

  • DEFINITION/PRIMARY FUNCTIONS

  • The Unit Coordinator functions in a complimentary or assistive role to all members of the healthcare team and carries out individual duties in accordance with policies and procedures of Berkshire Medical Center.

  • POSITION QUALIFICATIONS (Minimum qualifications are required unless stated otherwise.)

  • Experience:

  • Minimum of one year secretarial experience or clinical experience in a healthcare facility preferred.

  • Education and Training:

  • Two years secretarial or healthcare related college coursework required. One year relevant experience can be substituted for coursework.

  • License, Certification & Registration:

  • None.

  • Other Requirements:

  • Strong computer skills required. Familiarity with Meditech preferred.

  • Medical terminology required or willingness to pursue as necessary.

  • Ability to consistently interact in a professional manner with patients, families, physicians, other members of the healthcare team, community offices and agencies.

  • Must possess and demonstrate excellent organizational skills necessary to complete complicated and multiple tasks accurately and concurrently.

  • Must have ability to accept and facilitate changes within systems, work methods, policies, procedures, etc

  • Must possess interpersonal skills necessary to maintain congenial and calm composure in stressful environment.

  • Must have ability to maintain confidentiality in accordance with hospital policy and various regulations.

  • Must possess ability to communicate clearly with patients and staff, both in writing and speech, with or without use of prosthesis.

  • Bilingual skills consistent with patient population are preferred.

  • Must possess the ability to promote patient safety with detail to accuracy.

  • Assures compliance with unit-specific scope of practice in accordance with job description.

  • Other Addendum(s) Requirements:

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