Emergency Department Receptionist
Welcome to St John of God Health Care St John of God Health Care is a leading health care provider, with private and public hospitals, home nursing and Social Outreach services throughout Australia. With over 118 years' experience in health care, we have an excellent reputation as a caring, nurturing and supportive employer. Learning is highly valued and there are many opportunities for professional development.
The Position St John of God Hawkesbury District Health Service is currently seeking applications from suitably experienced Emergency Department Receptionist to join the team on a permanent part time basis (0.5FTE). You will be responsible for liaising with Emergency patients and ensuring that all information is captured accurately and effectively, including informing and obtaining financial consent, creating and maintaining medical records and utilising the WebPas patient administration system.
The successful applicant must have front line reception expereince, preferably in a health care setting and be available to work evening and night shifts including weekends and cover additional shifts when required. The successful candidate will have: Ability to work within and contribute to the Mission and Values of St John of God Health Care. A minimum of one (1) year experience, preferably in a health care setting with front line administration.
Being able to handle complaints and difficult situations and the ability to problem solve. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills â€“ verbal and written using polite and appropriate language at all times. Patience and the ability to remain calm under pressure.
Time management and prioritization skills. Adaptability and the ability to show initiative. Knowledge and experience in the use of computerised systems.
The Benefits: Salary Packaging Flexible Work Options Professional Development St John of God Health Care embraces diversity and strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and people with disabilities..