Patient Clerical Assistant Sr/UKHC

Job description

Job Title:

Patient Clerical Assistant Sr/UKHC

Requisition Number:

RE25376

Working Title:

PCA Sr. – GS Emergency Department

Department Name:

H6130:Emergency Services

Work Location:

Lexington

Grade Level:

05

Salary Range:

$12.50-20.00/hour

Type of Position:

Staff

Position Time Status :

Full-Time

Required Education:

HS

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Required Related Experience:

2 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification:

None

Physical Requirements:

This position requires regularly sitting at a computer workstation for extended periods of time and performing tasks with repetitive motions (such as typing); intermittently standing or walking with objects weighing up to 10 pounds; and occasionally standing or walking with objects weighing up to 25 pounds, and lifting, pushing, and/or pulling objects weighing up to 50 pounds. Also involves some exposure to risk of injury from moving, lifting, or positioning patients, equipment, or materials, and exposure to loud noises, blood-borne or airborne pathogens, and combative/violent people.

Shift:

Must be able to work three 12-hour shifts per week; shifts may include days, evenings, nights, and/or swing. Will also be required to work some weekends and holidays.

Job Summary:

The Senior Patient Clerical Assistant acts as a liaison between patient clerical assistants and the management of Emergency Services. Will also greet and provide direction to staff, families and visitors entering the hospital. Also responsible for all patient clerical duties as well as ordering needed clerical supplies, and has some responsibility for scheduling.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

Receptionist skills, medical terminology, interpersonal skills, phone skills, keyboarding, filing, scheduling, and fax machine.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :

No

Preferred Education/Experience:

Two years of college education and experience working in a medical clerical setting preferred.

Deadline to Apply:

11/24/2020

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.

 

 

 

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Posted: 11/18/2020
Application Due: 11/29/2020
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