OverviewNova Scotia Health Authority Temp. PT 86.4% Health Information Clerk Part Time in Yarmouth, NS
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Branch Yarmouth NS CA
Temp. PT 86.4% Health Information Clerk
Successful applicants are required to provide a criminal record check (including Vulnerable Sector Search) to Human Resources before starting employment and…
Job ID: NSHA-019-2017-CB
Job Title: Temp. PT 86.4% Health Information Clerk
Dept ID: Registration
Location: Yarmouth Regional Hospital
Close Date: 29 January 2017
Applications are accepted until 11:59 PM on the Closing Date
Successful applicants are required to provide a criminal record check (including Vulnerable Sector Search) to Human Resources before starting employment and assume any associated costs as a condition of employment.
The Health Information Clerk reports to the Manager-Registration Services and is responsible for the operational activities related to the registry processes and the internal components of communication such as switchboard and paging. The position may require the candidates to be available for shift work including nights, weekends and holidays, as well as being readily available on short notice as required by workload.
Successful completion of an approved Medical Office Assistant or Secretarial Course that includes typing, filing, computer skills and office management.
Typing speed of 40 words per minute with accuracy.
Successful completion of Medical Terminology course or equivalent experience.
Data entry skills and related computer knowledge.
Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing.
Demonstrate good attendance in past and current employment.
Ability to demonstrate sound judgment and initiative.
Ability to work independently; to prioritize activities and work in a team environment.
Ability to develop and maintain good interpersonal relationships with all levels of staff and clients, including those internal and external to the organization.
Knowledge of patient information system.
Hours of work
Temporary Part-Time – End date 18 November 2017.
$18.7419 – $20.4401 hourly
Thank you for your interest in this position. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
This is a NSGEU – Administrative Professional position. Preference is given to bargaining unit employees for unionized positions.
Nova Scotia Health Authority is proud to provide a smoke free and scent free environment that promotes our vision – Healthy people, healthy communities.
NSHA employees, please submit completed internal application form and current résumé. For external candidates, please submit completed application (available on website), cover letter, résumé and reference contact information to:
Nova Scotia Health Authority – South Western Nova Scotia
60 Vancouver Street
Yarmouth, NS B5A 2P5
To apply electronically, please click on the Apply Now button.
Employment Type: Part Time
Location: Yarmouth, NS, CA
Posted on: 2017-01-23