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Cedars-Sinai Medical Center is an organization known nationally for excellence in cancer treatment, research, and education.
The Lung Transplant Operations department is seeking for a highly motivated Administrative Assistant to provide administrative support and contribute to our mission of providing word-class health care and the best quality service to our patients and communities. We invite you to consider this exciting opportunity and provide us with an opportunity to learn more about you and your skills!
What will you be doing in this role?
Performs basic clerical, administrative and general office activities to support the facilitation of administrative workflow within the department and/or unit. Supports an individual or multiple staff members through a variety of tasks related to the organization and department. Responsible for confidential and time sensitive material.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities in order of most significance:
* Calendars appointments, conference rooms and organizes travel arrangements for an individual, group or department.
* Provides general information to internal or external clients or customers, answers and directs phone calls, and routes inquiries to other departments in the organization as appropriate.
* Distributes and disseminates information within the department and/or unit.
Providing healthcare for more than 100 years, Cedars-Sinai has evolved into one of the most dynamic and highly renowned medical centers in the world. Along with caring for patients, Cedars-Sinai is a hub for biomedical research and a training center for future physicians and other healthcare professionals. This attracts exceptional talent to Cedars-Sinai, including world-renowned physician-scientists who seek a place where they can both conduct research and see patients--the ideal formula for discovery and its translation into cures. Our patients benefit from access to doctors at the top of their fields, and our researchers have an ideal community in which to study the impact of healthcare challenges, and reflect that knowledge in their research. The greater Los Angeles area in which Cedars-Sinai resides possesses unparalleled cultural and ethnic diversity which offers outstanding opportunities for translational and clinical research and a dynamic environment for medical education.Although community based, Cedars-Sinai is a major t...eaching hospital affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Cedars-Sinai has highly competitive graduate medical education programs in more than 50 specialty and subspecialty areas, a graduate program in biomedical sciences and translational medicine, a clinical scholars program directed towards junior physicians with aspirations to become clinical scientists, and post graduate training opportunities.There are more than 250 full-time faculty members at Cedars-Sinai. The voluntary medical staff, comprised of more than 2,200 specialty board-certified or board-qualified physicians, represent all of the specialties and subspecialties and collaborate with full-time medical staff in the teaching responsibilities of the graduate medical education programs.