Akron Children's Hospital Careers

Department Secretary

Boardman, OH

Job Description


This is a part time (16 hour/week) position on the 11pm to 7:30am shift including a weekend and holiday rotation.



This position requires good communication and organizational skills with attention to details.  Ability to prioritize duties and to work independently with minimal supervision.  Duties include: receives, places and transfers telephone calls, ordering of supplies, compiling patient care packets.  Communicates with other departments within the Hospital plus outside agencies.  Communicates with physicians and staff to ensure information is up to date regarding patients in the department. Performs record organization and transcription of orders by completing necessary forms and requisitions.



High School Education with basic verbal and communicative skills.  Previous experience in the medical field preferred.  This position requires proficient secretarial skills and the ability to communicate clearly, concisely, and effectively.  Must have computer skills, telephone skills, and the ability to deal with people in a tactful, efficient manner.  Ability to work under stressful conditions in an appropriate manner and independently with minimal supervision.  Heartsaver required within 90 days of employment.