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7 Skills to Have as a Hospital Unit Secretary

Working as a hospital unit secretary requires a vast array of skills. 

  1. Being organized and detail-oriented are essential, as they enable staff to keep track of day-to-day affairs in the healthcare setting. 
  2. Communication is necessary, as hospital unit secretaries must be able to effectively interact with patients, family members, and other staff members. 
  3. Furthermore, a good knowledge of medical terminology and procedures is required for accuracy in documentation, reports, correspondence, and other forms of communication. 
  4. Additionally, the ability to work in a fast-paced environment is critical for responding promptly to patient needs.
  5. Computer literacy is also key for entering patient data into electronic medical records. 
  6. Lastly, problem solving skills are necessary for finding solutions when conflicts arise. 

Possessing these and more qualities will help someone succeed as a hospital unit secretary.


Continue to Improve Your Skills as a Unit Secretary (Video)

As a Unit Secretary, I want you to always be looking for ways to improve your skills.

  1. Read a book on multitasking.
  2. Learn new software.
  3. If you are rusty on a skill, take a refresher course.