Cambridge Memorial Hospital Clerk, Food Services Contract in Cambridge, ON

Cambridge Memorial Hospital

Branch Cambridge ON CA

Clerk, Food Services
Cambridge, ON

About 80% of inpatient rooms will be single occupancy to meet the latest infection control and building code standards for hospitals….

We are a large acute care, community hospital serving Cambridge, North Dumfries and the Region of Waterloo with 280 physicians, 1100 full- and part-time professional health care staff and more than 400 active volunteers. Our vision is to provide exceptional healthcare by exceptional people, with an emphasis on giving patients and their families an exceptional experience when they visit our hospital. With help from our Foundation partners and our supportive community, we purchase over $4 million of medical equipment each and every year to help ensure you will work with the best tools possible when caring for your patients. In collaboration with universities and colleges, we are also a teaching and placement site for medical, nursing and allied health programs. To learn more about Cambridge Memorial Hospital (CMH), please visit our website at www.cmh.org.
You will join CMH as we embrace a new era of care, expanded services and innovation. Construction is underway of a modern 5-storey tower and total renovation of all existing inpatient care and clinical support areas. Upon completion, our new hospital will contain:
  • Patient care areas that are doubling in size, including larger surgical suites to accommodate advanced minimally invasive surgical equipment and an Emergency Department with dedicated treatment areas for mental health and different surgical subspecialties
  • A patient-centred building design that promotes healing and intuitive wayfinding, while maximizing natural lighting and sight lines to the natural beauty of the Grand River
  • An increase in beds from 143 to 197 to accommodate expanded services like Surgery, Mental Health and Intensive Care. About 80% of inpatient rooms will be single occupancy to meet the latest infection control and building code standards for hospitals

Job Description

This part-time position works days, including weekends to perform a variety of clerical functions including answering phones, menu processing, staff scheduling and completion of payroll information. This position requires excellent customer service skills and interacts with hospital staff on a consistent basis. The physical demands of the role may include but are not limited to prolonged sitting, standing, walking, bending, lifting, pushing and pulling. This position contributes to ensuring there is a safe environment for patients, staff and visitors.
Posted hours do not constitute a guarantee that shifts will not be subject to change.
Skills and Qualifications:
  • Successful completion of secondary school required
  • Recent experience as a Clerk in a fast paced healthcare environment required
  • Must have working knowledge of MSM dietary software and therapeutic diets
  • Experience in staff scheduling/payroll module and OE required
  • 2-3 years of current clerical experience working with Meditech is required
  • Good organizational skills and the ability to complete multiple complex tasks and meet deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Problem solving skills and the ability to adapt to shifting priorities
  • Ability to interact directly with hospital staff is required
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, team player, self-motivated, detail-oriented
  • Excellent keyboarding skills and knowledge of Medical Terminology required
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, C-Bord and Outlook preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to attend work on regular basis is required

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Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Cambridge, ON, CA
Posted on: 2018-04-13
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