Ward Clerk | East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust

Job details
Posting date: 15 April 2021
Salary: Not specified
Additional salary information: £18,005 - £19,337 per annum
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 15 May 2021
Location: Stevenage, SG1 4AB
Company: East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: 3090484/361-1UPL-2921310-A

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Job overview

An opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic, reliable and committed individual to join our busy Ward Clerk Team as a Ward Clerk in our Acute Medical Unit.

The post holder will be expected to carry out various clerking, some data entry and reception duties. Duties also include: filing of hospital notes, meeting and greeting patients and relatives, liaising with doctors and specialty secretaries etc.

The successful candidate will need to be computer literate and any previous reception duties would be an advantage. If you have experience of using Lorenzo and Ifit this would be very much desirable although full training will be provided to successful candidates on induction.

The hours for this role are 3-12/4-12pm, flexible working as some weekend working may be required.

The post-holder will be responsible for data entry of confidential information onto the computerised database.
• The data entry needs to be accurate so attention to detail is essential.
• The post-holder will also be responsible for the provision of a high quality reception service by meeting and greeting visitors to the ward.
• The post holder will support the general running of the ward by being involved in general organisational and administrative activities.
• To ensure that medical records are request on Trust Health recs database readily available for patients being admitted to the ward.
• To update and maintain accurate complete patient data on the computer based system (Lorenzo/Nervecentre) and medical records database (IFIT).
• To enter and retrieve data from all current Trust computer systems in place (EPR, Lorenzo/Nervecentre) to acceptable data quality standards.

Lister Hospital, Stevenage
• provides a full range of outpatient, inpatient, emergency, maternity and diagnostic services
• have a designated trauma centre
• provides a 24/7 heart attack service
• have the biggest renal dialysis service in the region
• is working to become a hyper acute stroke unit
• is the only robotic urology surgery training organisation in the country

This advert closes on Thursday 29 Apr 2021

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