Ward Clerk: Emergency Unit

Life Kingsbury Hospital
Ward Clerk: Emergency Unit

A vacancy exists for Ward Clerk:, based at Life Kingsbury Hospital, Cape Town reporting to Bonny Vorster, the Unit Manager.The successful candidate will contribute to the effective functioning and co-ordination of the Unit.

Critical Outputs
  • Conduct secretarial duties as allocated by the Unit Manager
  • To assist with stock management and control of unit assets with the approved hospital systems
  • Billing for products dispensed from the Unit and updating nursing cards
  • Promptly sending billing and patient records to pharmacy billing department for processing or coding
  • To assist with data capturing, alerts, comment cards, sourcing agency staff, patient filing and general
  • clerical and administrative work
  • Scheduling all appointments
  • Servicing customers and responding to patient questions, issues and/or concerns
  • Ensuring the unit has adequate office supplies, equipment and inventory
  • Grade 12 qualification essential
  • 2 years office experience in a healthcare environment is preferred.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Proficiency in Word, Excel and Windows, WRMS, IMEDS essential
  • Strong inter-personal skills required
  • Pro-active, customer service orientated and the ability to work towards the common goal of the team.
  • Leading by example
  • Problem-solving, analysis and judgement
  • Resilience , Team work
  • Influencing (negotiation), developing people
  • Verbal & written communication and presentation
  • Building relationships & customer responsiveness
  • Organisational awareness
  • Drive and energy
  • Excellence orientation (concern for high quality work)
  • Ethical behaviour (honesty)

Susan Gibbs

021 670 4034
Closing date
Friday, February 26, 2021

Internal applicants - Before making an application, you are requested to discuss your application with your line manager. Only short listed candidates will be contacted. Should you not receive any communication after 2 weeks of closing date, kindly consider your application as unsuccessful.

External candidates will also be considered.

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