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Reid Health Emergency Clerk in Connersville, Indiana

The Clerk is responsible for processing physician’s orders, answering the telephone and intercom, performing a variety of clerical duties, and processing registration information obtained from patients or their representatives.

  • Processes physician’s orders and records information with accuracy, speed and proficiency.

  • Uses computer and software programs with proficiency.

  • Compiles charges.

  • Uses accurate medical terminology.

  • Calls physician for clarification of orders. (EXCEPTION: medication, parenteral fluids, Code status).

  • Relays information to physician/physician office/other facilities, etc.

  • Schedules appointments.

  • Follows Code procedures.

  • Properly operates unit communication equipment.

  • Interviews patients or their representatives while performing bedside registration using a registration computer program.

  • Accurately identifies patients.

  • Demonstrates accuracy in online registration, use of web based sites, and online insurance verification applications.

  • Obtains and scans necessary signatures / documents for consent for treatment.

  • Arranges transport or transports patients to appropriate service area.

  • Initiates and maintains records and reports.

  • Initiates work orders.

  • Post reports on charts.

  • Independently proceeds with daily routine without delay.

  • Makes best use of time through careful coordination of tasks. Adjusts work schedule as necessary in relation to day to day requests with a positive attitude.

  • Strict adherence to Infection Control Policy with specific emphasis on hand hygiene.

  • Meets, greets and directs patients / customers at the waiting room reception desk.

  • Arranges patient transfers to outside facilities/agencies

Education Required: High school diploma or equivalent

Experience Preferred: Experience working in a health care setting preferred

Day shift. 36 hours weekly. 6:00a-6:00p.

Requisition ID: 2021-8891

Street: 1941 Virginia Ave

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