Ward Clerk

St. Joseph's General Hospital Elliot Lake - Elliot Lake, ON (30+ days ago)

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Job Description

  • To work in collaboration and partnership assisting other members of the health care team to maintain efficient functioning of the unit and to help ensure the provision of safe patient care.
  • To anticipate the needs of the current shift as well as subsequent shifts to follow in order to support other members of the health care team in the care of patients.
  • Encourage and espouse the qualities of a team player.


  • Utilizing caring communication skills to interact with patients, families, co-workers and the public.
  • Promoting a positive image that instills patients and public confidence in the care provided.
  • Accurately receiving and relaying information to the appropriate person.

Demonstrates competency in required skills by:

  • Utilizing acquired knowledge and proficiency in the completion of tasks, in an organized and timely manner.
  • Completing responsibilities in an organized manner and in accordance with departmental priorities.
  • Accurately recording data as assigned.
  • Adapting to changes in work assignments as required.
  • Flexibility.


· Extensive computer competency in Microsoft Office applications and Meditech

· Customer Service skills

· Conflict resolutions skills

· Time Management skills


· Knowledge of, and willingness to support, the Values of St. Joseph’s General Hospital Elliot Lake

· Demonstrated ability to effectively liaise with Physician groups to ensure optimal patient flow

· Demonstrated ability to assist with patient navigation

· Ability to work independently

· Ability to prioritize and manage high volume workload


· Secondary School Diploma

· Successful completion of a recognized college Office Administration diploma program or an
equivalent combination of education and experience

· Medical Terminology course


  • Company pension

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $18.85 to $23.56 /hour


  • Administration in a Health Care setting: 1 year (Preferred)


  • AEC / DEP or Skilled Trade Certificate (Preferred)