It is desirable that this clerk have a minimum of a high school diploma or its equivalent. Basic computer skills are necessary. Being able to work with minimal supervision is a must. Must be able to display good judgment in an emergent situation and possess excellent communication skills with the nursing and medical staff on duty. This clerk must be willing to assist, if needed, in other departments and demonstrate respect and cooperation of co-workers and supervisors. All Patient Service Specialists are accountable to the department director.