Admission Clerk

at Life Entabeni Hospital
Published July 24, 2022
Location Durban, South Africa
Category Administration  
Job Type Full-Time  



A vacancy exists for a Trauma Admission Clerk based at Life Entabeni Hospital reporting to, Reception Supervisor. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing admissions and ensuring that admission run smoothly.


Critical Outputs

Carrying out admission and receptionist duties for the hospital

Admitting patients onto Impilo

Receiving and handling of cash

Liaising with the medical aids to obtain authorization for admission

Adhering to the protocols of the Hospital

Adhering to the procedures of the department

Responsible for accurately recording all admissions of patients to the hospital.

Performing general administration duties involved in the admission of patients, including filing and assistance with billing of accounts.

Operating the switchboard.




Grade 12 or equivalent

Experience within a healthcare environment including people management and customer service experience

Comprehensive knowledge of admissions procedures

Understanding of the private healthcare industry, its challenges and role players would be an advantage

Basic understanding of financial principles

Computer proficiency (comprehensive knowledge of IMEDS or relevant software system)

Excellent communication and Interpersonal skills a prerequisite.

Experience in dealing with customers.

Knowledge of hospital procedures and medical terminology will be advantageous teamwork essential.

Available to come to work at short notice

Ability to work under pressure


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