Ward Clerk – Trauma Unit

Ward Clerk – Trauma Unit
Life Fourways Hospital
Ward Clerk – Trauma Unit
A vacancy has arisen for a Ward Clerk position reporting to the Unit Manager, Marthinus Grobler. The successful candidate will contribute towards the optimal functioning of the nursing team through effective: interdepartmental liaising, communication and Administrative support to the nursing team.
Critical Outputs
  • Ensure optimal service levels whilst understanding and striving to achieve targets.
  • To ensure the speedy and effective execution of non-nursing activities.
  • Attend meetings and in-service training as scheduled.
  • Ensuring a safe environment in all areas of the unit through staying up to date with safety standards and protocols.
  • Knowledge of emergency plans and actions.
  • Elimination of medico-legal risks through the correct identification and filing of patient’s documentation.
  • Maintenance of a positive appearance and behaviour, within and outside hospital relation.
  • Friendly and helpful client service.
  • Live up to the Quality principles.
  • Professional secrecy and discretion during contact with customers and colleagues.
  • Ensuring of effective communication between customers and colleagues.
  • Grade 12
  • General administrative experience – at least 1 year, preferably with hospital experience
  • Computer literacy and proficiency in Outlook and Microsoft Office (excel, word) is essential.
  • Good communication and problem-solving skills
  • Coordinating of bookings and patient transport.
  • Good Organizational skills.
  • Medical background/knowledge and stock/billing experience would be advantageous
  • Experience in customer relation management would be advantageous
  • A person who is result orientated, pays attention to detail, has excellent interpersonal as well as communication skills is needed.
  • Customer focus, a commitment towards continuous improvement, the ability to work independently and the management of time is required.
Closing date
Thursday, June 3, 2021

Internal applicants – Before making an application, you are requested to discuss your application with your line manager. Only short listed candidates will be contacted. Should you not receive any communication after 2 weeks of closing date, kindly consider your application as unsuccessful.

External candidates will also be considered.

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