|Job Title:||Admitting/Switchboard Clerk (Emergency)|
|Work Site:||Emergency, Sechelt Hospital - Sechelt, BC|
|Status:||Temporary Full Time - Indefinite|
|Start Date:||As soon as possible|
|Salary:||$21.94 per hour|
|Hours:||0700-1500 and 1500-2300|
Within the context of a client/family centered culture and under general supervision performs clerical work related to patient admissions and switchboard operation. Duties include receiving and interviewing patients, referring patients to Emergency nurse for immediate assessment based on established guidelines, completing and processing admitting records, contacting personnel for relevant information, and entering data into a computerized system. Operates the switchboard, locating personnel through the use of pagers, answering services and the public address system, and responding to emergencies according to established procedures
Knowledge & Abilities
This posting has been posted internally and externally concurrently. The Internal competition closes March 16, 2018. External applicants will be considered after internals.
The hours of work including days off and work area may be subject to change consistent with operational requirements and the provision of the Collective Agreement and applicable statutes.
Successful applicants may be required to complete a Criminal Records Review Check.
Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for this posting.
***Employees of VCH must apply via the Internal Application Process. Refer to the staffpostings.vch.ca site for How to Apply instructions. Current VCH employees who apply to this posting using this external site will be considered as an external candidate. Seniority will not apply.***
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