Fraser Health is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity in the workplace. Fraser Health is responsible for the delivery of hospital and community-based health services to over 1.8 million people in 20 diverse communities from Burnaby to Fraser Canyon on the traditional territories of the Coast Salish peoples. Our team of nearly 40,000 staff, medical staff and volunteers is dedicated to serving our patients, families and communities to deliver on our vision: Better health, best in health care.
We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Medical Office Assistant/Receptionist
to join Primary Health Care - Community Health Services
Build on your experience & education as you:
•Provides reception services by performing duties such as operating a multi-line switchboard or phone, answering/directing incoming calls for staff, taking messages, answering routine inquiries and providing general clinic information, receiving visitors, and determining whether an emergent situation exists and referring to appropriate areas. •Receives and registers clients, books appointments, follows up on/processes physician/nurse practitioner orders regarding referrals and diagnostic tests, contacts other clinics/departments/hospitals to obtain information and make arrangements as required. •Prepares various informational/resource packages by designing, updating, photocopying and collating packages/brochures for distribution to the patient and/or family. •Collects data from various sources, enters data into computerized systems and ensures data is kept up to date. Gathers, compiles, and retrieves information as required and prints related reports.
To join the organization we require you to have:
•Grade 12, plus completion of a Medical Office Assistant diploma plus one year of recent related office/clerical experience or an equivalent combination of education training and experience. If this sounds like the ideal role for you, here are more reasons why you should apply:
•A career that offers you the opportunity to work in a fast growing and exciting organization with professionals who are excellent in their respective fields. •Fantastic opportunities for support and mentorship into supervisory and management roles are available as you advance within the organization. •An opportunity to make a difference every single day in the world of health care. Take the next step and apply so we can continue the conversation!
Come work with dedicated health care providers who are enthusiastic and committed to provide quality healthcare to our clients/patients/residents. We invite you to find out why more than 95% of new employees recommend Fraser Health as an excellent place to work. Work hard and have fun while you do it.
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