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Job description

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HEALTH SERVICES

SERVICE ASSISTANT (P4571)


Posted on: August 30, 2019
Deadline: September 13, 2019
Grade: 6*

Note

This position represents a temporary full-time leave replacement effective until May 1, 2020.

Scope

Reporting to the Department Coordinator, the incumbent provides a welcoming and caring environment for the University community by providing front-line customer service and supporting the daily operations of Health Services on both campuses.

Primary responsibilities

  • Provide front-line reception for high-volume walk-in traffic of students, staff, and faculty and outside community; provide office support and prepare correspondence for clinical services; receive and process payments for personal and medical supplies including immunizations.
  • Prepare confidential medical dossiers and ensure that files are complete with laboratory reports, test results and specialist’ medical reports.
  • Ensure that all patients have valid medical coverage or provide them with information on obtaining required health insurance coverage; re-process or charge the student account when insurance claims are refused.
  • Identify urgent and emergency situations and ensure that the appropriate health professionals are immediately notified.
  • Enter and modify information in the medical scheduling and data management system; compile medical statistical reports.
  • Perform other duties in support of the operation of the unit.

Requirements

  • Diploma of Collegial Studies (2 year pre-university DEC) and one to two years related work experience. Previous experience working in a high-volume, service area is a highly desirable asset.
  • Good knowledge (Level 4) of spoken and written English in order to communicate with patients and visitors, give and interpret detailed information/explanations and to write correspondence; basic knowledge (Level 3) of spoken French in order to provide general information and to respond to in-person and telephone queries.
  • Basic knowledge of Word (in order to create and format correspondence and documents).
  • Keen attention to details.
  • Superior organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills, with a strong emphasis on customer service.
  • Ability to work under pressure and deal with a high volume of inquiries.
  • Ability to work independently and interdependently within a multi-disciplinary team.

Salary

*Please note this is a Pay Equity designated position PE261-14A and that the associated salary range is $25.27 to $30.00 per hour.

Union/Association

CUSSU

Interested applicants must submit a curriculum vitae with a covering letter by September 13, 2019. Please click on the How to Apply button below for further instructions.

IMPORTANT: The language and computer skills of short-listed candidates will be tested.

Concordia University is committed to Employment Equity and encourages applications from women, Aboriginal Peoples, visible minorities, ethnic minorities, and persons with disabilities.

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