Patient Clerical Assistant/On Call/UK HealthCare Pediatriacs/Kentucky Children's Hospital

Location
Lexington, KY
Posted
Sep 14, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


The Patient Clerical Assistant's primary responsibility is to support patient care delivery by processing physician orders, maintaining patient records, managing patient information and providing customer service. This involves working independently, acting as a communications liaison for patients, visitors, and all service departments involved in the care of the patient, as well as processing all requests/orders for patient care by fax/phone/computer/intercom and imprinters. Also includes filing, chart assembly and maintenance, maintaining patient records, and extensive verbal communication. Please apply for any and all positions you feel qualified. If you do not apply for a specific position, you cannot be considered for the position.




Job Title
Patient Clerical Assistant/On Call/UK HealthCare Pediatriacs/Kentucky Children's Hospital

Requisition Number
DU03486

Working Title


Department Name
H3060:Children's/Maternal/Psychiatric Svcs

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Salary Range
10.85

Type of Position
Staff

Position Time Status
On Call

Required Education

High School



Required Related Experience

1year work experience



Required License/ Registration/Certification

none



Physical Requirements

Sitting at computer workstation for extended periods including data entry; repetitive motions, and occasionally standing or walking with objects up to 10 lbs



Shift

Must be able to work Days, Evenings, and Nights; will also be required to work
some weekends and holidays per the On Call Policy.



Skills/Knowledge/Abilities

Receptionist skills, interpersonal skills, phone skills, keyboarding, filing, scheduling and fax machine



Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
No

Preferred Education/Experience

High school diploma plus 1 year of experience working in a medical clerical setting, preferred.



Deadline to Apply
09/18/2017

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.



Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How much direct experience do you have using a computer (e.g. keyboarding, data entry, and e-mail)?
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 2 years
    • More than 2 years, up through 3 years
    • More than 3 years, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  2. * Please describe a situation that you handled successfully with a difficult or challenging patient or customer.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Have you ever worked in a very demanding or high volume clerical setting?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * How many years of paid work experience do you have in a customer service position?
    • None
    • More than 0, through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, through 3 years
    • More than 3 years, through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  5. * Are you currently employed at UK HealthCare Chandler or Good Samaritan Hospitals?
    • Yes
    • No


Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Curriculum Vita
  3. Cover Letter

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