Rockefeller University Unit Clerk in New York, New York
Job Title Unit Clerk
Laboratory / Department Hospital
The Rockefeller University Hospital is funded by the National Institutes of Health and has 20 patient beds for clinical research. The Hospital provides researchers with an opportunity to conduct clinical studies, and offers both normal volunteers and people with diseases under study the opportunity to stay in the hospital and help to contribute to important advances in science. The Hospital has an inpatient unit as well as an outpatient center where prospective patients are screened and many outpatient studies are conducted. The Hospital is staffed 24 hours a day with professional nurses and has nutritional research, social work, art and recreation departments, and a radiology suite as well as its own research pharmacy. Our staff hospitalist and on-call physicians provide additional medical support to the clinical research teams. For more information, please see the hospital web site at: http://www.rucares.org/
The Unit Clerk will perform clerical functions related to research participant care and functions vital to the unit. Will perform tasks including but not limited to computer use, inventory, ordering supplies, preparing medical records, greeting participants and visitors and communicating with other departments and members of the research team.
High School diploma or equivalent required; Bachelor's degree and knowledge of medical terminology preferred. Must be detail-oriented and highly organized with a proven ability to problem solve and manage multiple tasks at once. Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills required.
The Rockefeller University is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans