Receptionist - South Entrance
Work Hours: MF 8 TO 5
This position is stationed at the South Entrance of the Hospital.
The Receptionist is a highly visible, public relations position with significant customer contact. This position is responsible for operating the hospital switchboard, familiarity with the hospital alarms and overhead paging, greeting and directing patients and visitors. This position is also responsible for performing administrative duties for the hospital and revenue cycle departments such as scheduling meetings, ordering supplies, accepting patient payments and writing receipts, maintaining the hospital's telephone directory and other clerical projects as assigned. This position also serves as back-up for the Main Entrance Admissions Receptionist position, and assists the Foundation Director with clerical projects. The position requires exceptional interpersonal communication skills.
Education: BiLingual (Spanish/English) highly preferred. Experience or training in hospital or healthcare office setting, customer relations, and telephone etiquette preferred. Must possess a high school diploma or equivalent.
Experience: Requires ability to work cooperatively with other employees, other departments and the public. Ability to prioritize work and meet deadlines is required. Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously and concentrate in a busy environment is required.