Admissions Clerk

at Life Vincent Pallotti Hospital
Location Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Admin & Office
Job Type FULL_TIME
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR

Description

 

A position for an Admission Clerk has become available at Life Vincent Pallotti Hospital, reporting to the Reception Supervisor. The successful candidate will be working in a highly pressurised environment and their attention to detail will be highly advantageous.

 

Critical Outputs

This is a shift work position which includes working weekends, night duty and public holidays when necessary.

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

Accountable for:-

Carrying out admission and receptionist duties for the hospital

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

Admitting patients onto Impilo

Operating the Switchboard

Handling money and being accountable for collecting co-payments on admission

Cashing up and doing the daily banking.

Liaising with the medical aids to obtain authorisation for admission

 

Requirements

 

Matric

Computer literacy (MS Office, Impilo, Imeds)

Excellent communication skills

Experience in dealing with customers

Knowledge of hospital procedures and medical terminology

Teamwork

Must be able to flex between day and night shift.

 

Competencies

 

Problem-solving, analysis and judgement

Resilience

Engaging diversity

Verbal & written communication and presentation

Influencing

Building relationships

Customer responsiveness

Organisational awareness

Drive & energy

Excellence orientation

Ethical behaviour

 

Interested candidates can send their CV