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Administrative Assistant

Admitting and Discharge Department
Job Competition Closed

Location: Whitehorse General Hospital
Competition No.: 2013-289
Closing Date: Dec 19, 2013

Classification/Level: L04
Pay Rate: $25.43 to $32.17 per hour
Employment Status: Casual On Call

Reporting to the Manager Admissions and Discharge (A&D) and Health Records, the incumbent processes hospital admissions and discharges, Surgical Day Care, ER, Minor Procedures, Clinical patients and Hostel admissions and discharges; performs hospital reception, switchboard duties and responsible for alarms; performs various financial and clerical duties; and performs other duties.

 

Knowledge and Skills required for this position are as follows:

·Knowledge of general office practices and procedures;

·Knowledge of the functions of a general hospital;

·Knowledge of switchboard operation;

·Computer experience;

·Ability to interview patients and obtain necessary information;

·Ability to complete and maintain forms;

·Ability to work effectively under stress;

·Excellent interpersonal relationships;

·Alertness, Reliability, Thoroughness;

·Customer service skills;

·Cross Cultural awareness;

·Ability to multi task;

·Effective oral and written communication skills;

·Effective typing/keyboarding skills;

·Good observation skills;

·General use of office equipment;

·Excellent organizational skills;

·Ability to work without supervision; and

·Non Violent Crisis Intervention.

 

The successful applicant will have successfully completed Grade 12, have experience providing customer services in an office setting and have experience operating a switchboard/paging system.  Bilingualism (English/French), knowledge of medical terminology, experience working with Meditech software modules and knowledge of hospital organization would be considered assets for this position.

Note:
Yukon Hospital Corporation is committed to employment equity. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, however, only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted. Unfortunately, at this time, we are unable to consider resumes from International applicants. Candidates must be legally entitled to work in Canada in order to apply, i.e. have Landed Immigrant Status, Work Visa, or be a Canadian Citizen.

How to Apply:
Quoting competition # 2013-289, please e-mail your resume by 4.00 p.m. December 19, 2013 to:

Please send your resume to wghjobs@wgh.yk.ca