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Muskoka Algonquin Healthcare

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Ward Clerk - Emergency Department (Night Line) - Permanent Full Time



Category

Clerical and Administrative --> Clerk

Job Location

75 Ann Street, Bracebridge, Ontario

Tracking Code

23-464

Position Type

Full Time

Salary Range

$23.52 - $27.13

Salary Type

Hourly

Union

OPSEU Office & Clerical

Posted Date

2/9/2024

Working together to provide outstanding integrated health care to our communities delivering best patient outcomes with exemplary standards and compassion, Muskoka Algonquin Healthcare (MAHC) is a multi-site organization that includes Huntsville District Memorial Hospital Site and South Muskoka Memorial Hospital Site. 

 

ROLE 

As a Ward Clerk at Muskoka Algonquin Healthcare you will; 

  • Answer phones calls. 

  • Book ambulatory care/outpatient appointments.

  • Organize charts for admissions and discharge.

  • Ability to differentiate between content requirements for operative procedures, medical charts, CCU charts, long-term care charts, and other specialty charts. 

  • Book tests, appointments, and consultations with other facilities and make all necessary arrangements for patient to attend appointment. 

  • Access and arrange patient transfers between facilities using PTAC (Provincial Transfer Authorization Center).

 

REQUIRED EDUCATION & CERTIFICATION(S)  

  • Secondary school diploma.

  • Successful completion of Medical Terminology Course. 

 

REQUIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE(S) 

  • Computer knowledge. 

  • Previous experience in a health care setting. 

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills, telephone communication skills. 

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work co-operatively with all staff members. 

  • Ability to work collaboratively or as part of a team. 

  • Demonstrate effective time management skills and initiative. 

  • Ability to assess information and deal with the information expediently and in a responsible manner. 

  • Continual concentrated learning on the job or elsewhere. 

  • Ability to multi-task in high pressure, ever-changing, noisy, fast-paced environment. 

  • Adhere to strict confidentially rules. 

  • Flexibility, motivation and accountability. 

 

ADDITIONAL PERKS AT MAHC 

  • Staff referral program (Earn up to $1000 for each successful Permanent Part Time and Permanent Full Time new hire you refer to MAHC) 

  • Enrolment in the Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan (HOOPP) 

  • Collaborative and supportive team environment 

 

WHY IS MAHC RIGHT FOR YOU? 

Imagine working in a place you love to visit on vacation! A career with MAHC lets you do just that. We are located in one of the top international tourist destinations in Canada; positioned just two (2) hours north of Toronto in beautiful cottage country surrounded by vibrant natural beauty, pristine lakes, majestic forests and rocky shorelines. 

 

Our communities are small in size but big in excitement; there are always local fundraisers, farmers markets, live events, pubs and locally owned stores to shop in. There are a variety of seasonal, year-round activities to keep you busy and fully embraced in the lifestyle that Muskoka has to offer from hiking, fishing, snowshoeing, downhill skiing, heading to Algonquin Park or Arrowhead Park for the day, running and cycling clubs, camping, sitting on a warm sunny patio downtown, or simply relaxing by the lake with your friends. Life here is good! 

 

LET US HELP YOU MAKE YOUR MOVE!  

Muskoka Algonquin Healthcare has launched the Housing for Healthcare initiative to help MAHC team members (both new recruits and existing staff) connect with housing options in our communities. For more information on this initiative click on this link Housing for Healthcare 

 

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION 

 

Location: South Muskoka Memorial Hospital (SMMH) located in Bracebridge. 

 

Department: Emergency Department. 

 

Hours of Work:  Night Line. Shifts and hours may change according to departmental requirements per the collective agreement. 

 

As a condition of employment, external hires are required to submit proof of COVID-19 vaccination to the Hospital’s Occupational Health and Safety department. 

 

Our organization: MAHC is committed to a selection process and work environment that is inclusive and barrier free. We encourage applicants from all equity-deserving groups, including but not limited to, individuals who identity as Indigenous, racialized, seniors, persons living with disabilities, women, and those who identify as 2SLGBTQ. 

 

Accommodations will be provided in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code. Applicants need to make any accommodation requests for the interview or selection process known in advance by contacting the Human Resources Department. Human Resources will work together with the hiring committee to arrange reasonable and appropriate accommodation for the selection process which will enable you to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner. 

 

HOW TO APPLY

Applicants interested in becoming a part of an energetic, caring team in a fast-paced and rewarding environment can submit their cover letter and resume as either a PDF or Word document(s) to postings listed on mahc.ca by 11:59pm on the listed closing date. 

We thank all applicants for their interest in this opportunity, note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Selection will be based on the skill, ability, experience and qualifications. The Hospital reserves the right to conduct a formal interview or other applicable testing where required. 

This position is located at 75 Ann Street, Bracebridge, ON. View the Google Map in full screen.



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