The Unit Secretary has the responsibility to attend to the secretarial needs of the patient area performing duties including chart preparation, computer functions, and being a runner to various departments. The Unit Secretary may provide relief coverage for the Patient Representative. The Unit Secretary reports directly to the unit charge nurse. The Unit Secretary is trained in the delivery of age appropriate care by hospital policy and performs assigned tasks in accordance with the hospital's philosophy, values, standards, policies and procedures.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.