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Job Title:
Clerk II

Posted Date:
Closing Date:
Functional Discipline:
Health Information Management

Job Description

Clerk II, Temporary Call In
Health Information Management and Privacy, James Paton Memorial Regional Health Centre, Gander

Definition of work:
The Clerk II performs clerical and administrative work in support of the operations for a variety of departments. The successful candidate will be responsible for scanning functions, ongoing maintenance of patient records, electronic chart locator, filing functions, registration processes, reception, communication and management of information flow, and other related clerical duties as assigned. The successful candidate must demonstrate an awareness of and be responsible for promoting and supporting person-and family-centred care, demonstrate a commitment to safety and partner with all team members to improve worker and patient safety by integrating safety into work practices, identifying risks and implementing improvements.

Physical Demands:
By applying for this job, you acknowledge an understanding that regular requirements and demands of this job include (but are not limited to):
* Regularly required to lift/move objects up to 10 lbs. and use a cart to transport objects within the building. Push/pull forces in the sedentary range (0-10lbF).
* Occasionally required to bend/twist, stretch/reach, and/or complete low level postures (kneeling/crouching/stooping).
* Constant sitting is required. Workflow may provide opportunity to occasionally stand and walk to take postural breaks at regular intervals.
* Work Environments present potential for exposure to scented/chemical products and/or other allergens within publicly accessible areas.

Required qualifications:
* Graduation from High School with a diploma recognized by the Newfoundland and Labrador Department of Education and Early Childhood Development.
* Successful completion of a recognized two-year Office Administration course.
* Minimum typing speed of 40 words per minute.
* Completion of a 60-hour Medical Terminology course.
* Demonstrated strong communication and organizational skills.
* Demonstrated ability to:
- Exercise initiative and good judgment.
- Work with the general public and clients with tact and diplomacy.
- Prioritize tasks in a fast and changing environment.
* Consistent demonstration of Central Health's corporate values; Compassion, Accountability, Respect, Equity and Safety.
* A satisfactory record of work performance and attendance is required for this position.
* A satisfactory certificate of conduct from the RCMP or local police authority.

Preferred qualifications:
* Knowledge of Microsoft Office and Meditech software.

Hours of work: Call as needed (Shift work may be required)
Salary: CG-23 ($20.38-$22.39)
Competition number: P-2020000585-JPM
Competition closing date: Open Until Filled

Central Health is an equal opportunity employer.
We thank all candidates however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.