Receptionist - Imaging sites at East London

Imaging sites at East London

Vacancies exists for 2x Receptionist, based at Imaging sites based in East London reporting to the Support Services ManagerThe successful candidate who will contribute to the effective functioning of the reception department and become part of a professional team that continuously strives for the highest standards of quality in Life Healthcare. The incumbent will be responsible for capturing patient information, make bookings, check medical aid validity and take payments.

Critical Outputs
  • Carrying out receptionist and administrative duties for the practice
  • Process scan requests
  • Receiving and handling of cash
  • Liaising with referring Doctors and hospital staff
  • Liaising with authorisations department
  • Adhering to the protocols of the department
  • Adhering to the procedures of the department
  • Able to work under pressure.
  • Honest and reliable.
  • Grade 12 or equivalent.
  • Experience within a healthcare environment including people management and customer service experience.
  • Understanding of the private healthcare industry, its challenges and role players would be an advantage
  • Computer proficiency
  • Ensure patient details are correct every time they undergo an x-ray.
  • Answer calls and make bookings.
  • To take payments and cash up daily.
  • Checking funds with Medical aids.
  • Excellent communication and Interpersonal skills a prerequisite.
  • Experience in dealing with patients.
  • Knowledge of medical terminology will be advantageous
  • Teamwork is essential.
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Problem-solving, analysis and judgement
  • Resilience
  • Engaging diversity
  • Verbal & written communication and presentation
  • Influencing
  • Drive & energy
  • Excellence orientation
  • Ethical behaviour
  • Building relationships
  • Customer responsiveness
  • Organisational awareness
  • Knowledge of Medical Aids and authorisation process
Closing date
Monday, July 15, 2024

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

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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