Admission Clerk

Patient services
Life The Glynnwood
Admission Clerk

A vacancy exists for an Admission Clerk in our Patient Services, based at Life The Glynnwood Hospital reporting to Sandy Cross, Admission Supervisor. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing full administration support to the Admissions Reception.

Critical Outputs
  • Responsible for accurately recording all admissions of patients to the hospital.
  • The successful candidate is accountable for:
  • Carrying out accurate admission and receptionist duties for the hospital.
  • Performing general administration duties involved in the admission of patients,
  • Including filing and assistance with billing of accounts.
  • Admitting patients onto IMEDS.
  • Operating the switchboard.
  • Handling money.
  • Liaising with medical aids to obtain authorisation for admission
  • Grade 12 National Senior Certificate
  • Strong computer skills
  • Previous Experience working with IT – IMEDS will be to your advantage.
  • Excellent communication and Interpersonal skills a prerequisite.
  • Experience in dealing with customers.
  • Knowledge of hospital procedures and medical terminology will be advantageous.
  • Teamwork essential.
  • Must be able to flex between day and night shift.
  • Team Player
  • Excellent verbal & Written communication
  • Action oriented
  • Customer responsiveness
  • Deadline driven
  • Resilience
  • Engaging diversity
  • Influencing
  • Drive & energy
  • Ethical behaviour
Closing date
Friday, May 10, 2024

Internal applicants - Before making an application, you are requested to discuss your application with your line manager. External candidates will also be considered.

Explore our vacancies and find the right opportunity for you. Download the application form and email to the relevant contact person specified in the job advertisement.

Life Healthcare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

Thank you for your interest in this opportunity. Kindly note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.  Applicants who have not been contacted within two weeks of the closing date of this advert, should consider their application as unsuccessful.



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