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Trinity Health Unit Sec/Tele Tech PT Varied in Clinton, Iowa

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Description:The Unit Secretary/Telemetry Technician is a member of the MercyOne Medical Center-Clinton’s healthcare team and performs clerical and receptionist duties under the direction and supervision of the Unit Director. As the Unit Secretary transcribes selected physician orders, performs order entry on the computer, schedules diagnostic tests and therapies for patients, assembles admission and discharge charts and maintains patient medical records, completes documentation for billing, answers telephone calls, provides routine approved information via telephone and in person and relays other calls and messages to appropriate staff. The Unit Secretary/Telemetry Technician demonstrates professional behavior consistent with the mission of MERCYONE MEDICAL CENTER CLINTON, the Vision of Patient Care Services, evidence-based standards of care and established policies and procedures. As a Telemetry Technician assumes responsibility for a monitoring the telemetry readings of all patients in PCU and throughout the facility as ordered by physicians. Responsible for interpreting, reporting, recording and monitoring of patient’s cardiac rhythm. Utilizes critical thinking skills. Provides patient and family education. Ages served range from adult to geriatric.


  1. High school education or equivalent preferred.2. Knowledge of medical terminology and/or 3 years' experience in a related field preferred.3. Must be able to demonstrate basic computer skills in a Windows environment.4. Must be comfortable operating in a collaborative, shared leadership environment.5. Must possess a personal presence that is characterized by a sense of honesty, integrity, and caring with the ability to inspire and motivate others to promote the philosophy, mission and vision, goals, and values of Trinity Health.

    Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Trinity Health is a family of 115,000 colleagues and nearly 26,000 physicians and clinicians across 25 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.

Our dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention, and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.