|Published||July 19, 2022|
|Location||Germiston, South Africa|
A vacancy exists for an Admissions Clerk, based at Life Bedford Gardens Hospital, reporting to Admissions Supervisor , Thembisile Thunzi. The successful candidate will contribute to be part of a professional team that is continuously striving for the highest standards of quality in Life healthcare.
Admitting of all patients in accordance with LHC protocols.
Carrying out varied receptionist duties for the hospital.
Providing a prompt, courteous service to all patients, visitors, wards and doctors.
Assisting patients with inquiries and directions.
Receiving and handling of cash as per LHC protocol.
Liaising with medical aids to obtain authorization for admission.
Contribute positively to Green area meetings.
Assist with billing of Casualty files.
The candidate needs to be flexible with regards to working hours and overtime including night duty.
Answering telephones according to LHC Quality policies.
Grade 12 Qualification
Computer literacy (Impilo, MS Office, Imeds)
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are a prerequisite. Teamwork essential.
Knowledge of hospital procedures and medical terminology
Previous experience will be a strong recommendation
Strong customer service ethic and ability to organize, plan and work under pressure
Able to work shifts (day or night) and overtime as required.
Prior knowledge and experience of admissions and medical terminology would be andvantageous
Understanding of the private healthcare industry, its challenges and role players would be an advantage
Problem-solving, analysis and judgment
Critical thinking skills
Verbal & written communication and presentation
Drive & energy
Interested candidates can send their CVs