In accordance with the Vision, Purpose, and Values, and strategic direction of Island Health (Vancouver Island Health Authority), patient and staff safety is a priority and a responsibility shared by everyone; as such, the requirement to continuously improve quality and safety is inherent in all aspects of this position.
Reporting to the Manager or designate, performs a variety of clerical duties such as receiving visitors, telephone answering and filing. Transcribes and types technical and non-technical material. Schedules and books outpatient appointments.
Education, Training And Experience
Grade 12 and two year's recent related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Skills And Abilities
Ability to keyboard at 45 wpm.
Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
Ability to deal with others effectively.
Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.
Ability to supervise
Ability to organize work.
Ability to operate related equipment.
Knowledge of medical terminology