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Registration/Booking Clerk, Ambulatory Clinics - BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre

Registration/Booking Clerk, Ambulatory Clinics

BC Women’s Hospital + Health Centre

Vancouver BC

 

Full vaccination against COVID-19 is a condition of employment with PHSA effective October 26, 2021.

 

The Registration/Booking Clerk performs a variety of clerical and patient related activities including scheduling and booking of patient appointments, processing of referrals; performing reception, admitting and patient registration duties; and maintaining databases, records and other patient information.


What you’ll do

           

  • Utilizing a computerized scheduling system, schedule and book patient appointments and follow-up appointments which includes booking complex interdisciplinary appointments, adjusting arrangements in accordance with patient and departmental requirements and notifying both patient and clinician, ensuring that appropriate date, time, and location are provided to patient, and placing appointment reminder calls to patients/families.
  • Receive and register patients within a computerized scheduling system upon arrival.
  • Ensure patient demographics and appropriate information is complete and accurate and follows up with appropriate parties as necessary.
  • Advise appropriate professional that the patient has arrived.
  • Perform referral functions including duties such as gathering additional/missing information, performing data entry, and receiving and processing related paperwork.
  • Schedule new referrals based on established criteria and works with physicians, clinic nurses and other allied health professionals to appropriately schedule referrals based on clinical indicators.
  • Perform receptionist and other clerical duties including answering telephones, responding to inquiries and requests for information, obtaining patient files as necessary, greeting patients and families, printing daily and/or monthly schedules, and forwarding problems and complex queries to appropriate personnel.
  • Assemble and maintain client charts by utilizing appropriate forms and layout in accordance with established procedures and filing documentation.
  • Telephone physicians’ offices or hospitals to request client information/documentation to ensure accuracy of records and charts.
  • Maintain a variety of records by performing duties such as data entry, collating information, maintaining log sheets and patient statistics on items such as client/patient attendance, treatment types, client/patient or treatment cancellations, and waitlist information.

 

What you bring

 

  • Completion of Grade 12
  • Two (2) years’ recent experience, or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
  • Knowledge of medical terminology.

 

You also have the ability to:

  • Keyboard 45 w.p.m.
  • Communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
  • Deal with others effectively.
  • Organize work.
  • Operate related equipment.
  • Physically carry out the duties of the position.

 

What we bring

 

Every PHSA employee enables the best possible patient care for our patients and their families. Whether you are providing direct care, conducting research, or making it possible for others to do their work, you impact the lives of British Columbians today and in the future. That’s why we’re focused on your care too – offering health, wellness, development programs to support you – at work and at home.

  • Join one of BC’s largest employers with province-wide programs, services and operations – offering vast opportunities for growth and development.
  • Access to professional development opportunities through our in-house training programs, including +2,000 courses, such as our San’yas Indigenous Cultural Safety Training course, or Core Linx for Leadership roles.
  • Enjoy a comprehensive benefits package, including municipal pension plan, and psychological health & safety programs and holistic wellness resources.
  • Annual statutory holidays (13) with generous vacation entitlement and accruement.
  • PHSA is a remote work friendly employer, welcoming flexible work options to support our people (eligibility may vary, depending on position).
  • Perks include access to fitness classes and discounts to 350 BC-wide recreational programs, travel, technology, car and bike sharing, and more.

 

Job Type: Temporary Full-Time (until June 2, 2023)
Wage:
$23.40 per hour
Location:
(include postal code)
Hours of Work:
Monday-Friday; 0800-1600
Requisition #
114926

 

What we do

BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre (BCW) is dedicated to improving the health of women, newborns and families through a comprehensive range of services, research and education. BCW is part of the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA).

 

The Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) plans, manages and evaluates specialized health services with the BC health authorities to provide equitable and cost-effective health care for people throughout the province. Our values reflect our commitment to excellence and include: Respect people – Be compassionate – Dare to innovate – Cultivate partnerships – Serve with purpose.

 

Learn more about PHSA and our programs: jobs.phsa.ca/programs-and-services

 

PHSA and BCW are committed to employment equity, encouraging all qualified individuals to apply. We recognize that our ability to provide the best care for our diverse patient populations relies on a rich diversity of skills, knowledge, background and experience, and value a safe, inclusive and welcoming environment.

 

ATTN: PHSA Employees:

 

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Please note the internal job posting has expired, please contact the Internal Jobs Help Desk and advise that you would like to be considered as a late internal applicant for this position. Please do not apply for the external job posting.

 

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