In accordance with the Vision, Purpose, and Values, and strategic direction of the Vancouver Island Health Authority, patient safety is a priority and a responsibility shared by everyone at VIHA; as such, the requirement to continuously improve quality and safety is inherent in all aspects of this position.
Reporting to the Coordinator, Support Services or designate, utilizes a various software applications to perform a variety of booking, clerical, and receptionist duties, such as receiving and processing outpatient requisitions for procedures from physicians offices; entering patient information into the Radiology Information System (RIS); checking in patients for scheduled appointments; manipulating and managing digital Medical Imaging images; printing and communicating test results; providing assistance to technical staff with patient lifting and positioning; answering the telephone; mailing; and filing.
Education, Training And Experience
Grade 12 and two years' recent related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
Skills And Abilities
Ability to keyboard at 45 wpm.
Knowledge of medical terminology.
Ability to organize work.
Ability to deal with others effectively.
Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.
Ability to operate related office equipment, including relevant computer skills.
Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.