The Admission Clerk handles admissions procedures for hospital inpatients and outpatients. Obtains all necessary information, and is responsible for the completeness and accuracy of all forms and consents. The Admission Clerk carries out these duties while respecting the dignity and privacy of patients. Prefer high school graduate or GED.
Typing skills of 45 wpm (with 95% accuracy).
Knowledge of medical terminology, human physiology, and anatomy preferred.
Strongly prefer at least one (1) year of office, computer, and data entry experience.
Communicate & comprehend accurately & effectively in English through written & verbal correspondence.
Must have high integrity and ability to maintain confidential information.
Maintain a pleasant & professional demeanor under pressure, with multiple duties, emotional situations, and constant interruptions in a fast-paced environment.
Must be able to work with a moderate level of noise.
Must be able to work a flexible schedule, if needed. Must be able to work evenings and weekends.
Good phone manners and skills in working with the public.