Published on: March 8, 2023
Shanti Palliative Care Siliguri

Shanti Palliative Care Centre (SPCC), Siliguri is looking for a Secretary-cum-Medical-Transcriptionist at Shanti Nursing Home, Siliguri, West Bengal.

Job Title: Secretary-cum-Medical-Transcriptionist

No of Vacancies: One

Qualification: Graduate in any discipline; demonstrated PC skills; Understands computer programs and willingness to learn software application procedures specific to maintaining a medical record and communication regarding care.

Mandatory: Graduate in any discipline; proficient with MS office products including Word, Excel, PowerPoint etc.

Desirable: Skills for palliative care as medical terminology, hospice requirements, care of chronically ill, clinical documentation of patient’s assessment and care.

Job Location: Shanti Nursing Home, SILIGURI

Remuneration: 6-8,000 pm

Reporting to: Dr. Pankaj Chowdhary

Duties & Responsibilities:  

Assist the leadership team with correspondence and  projects as needed by researching, analysing and compiling information; serve as liaison between patients, nurses and home setting; first line patient and family assessment for palliative consults; facilitate visits for palliative care and coordinate continuity of care; facilitate continuity of communication and coordination of care with community providers; arrange palliative care consultation meeting with attending and other staff in collaboration with treating medical team;  maintain records and other secretarial works as assigned by the palliative physician and nurse in charge.


English/Hindi – Mandatory
Bengali/Nepali – spoken preferable.

Skill sets required:

Excellent customer service skills; proficient with MS office products including Word, Excel, PowerPoint; ability to maintain both a high standard of courtesy and cooperation in dealing with coworkers, patients, and care givers; maintain and enhance a current level of knowledge relative to professional practice, continuing education.

How to apply

Interested candidates please send your detailed CV to

For more details, contact: Dr. Pankaj Chowdhary:

For other openings at different locations, please visit our Careers page.

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