Answers telephone using proper etiquette and direct all calls appropriately. Types correspondence and has complete knowledge and utilizes all Computer software skills (Excel, Access, Word, Power point, etc.), chart memos, schedules and procedures. Greets visitors and patients, schedules/confirms appointments, orders supplies, and equipment. Assists with the implementation of the Outcomes Database and ongoing entering of data on a daily basis to track and trend data analysis. Support manager in various duties and functions. Attend staff and mangerâ€™s meetings. Schedule and prepare for department meetings and functions. Opens and sorts department mails. Assists the Occupational Therapist/Physical Therapist/ Physical Therapist Assistant in clinical areas of the Department under the supervising therapist/assistant. He/she is responsible for participating with patient treatment, fulfilling general departmental/hospital duties, meeting departmental/hospital customer service expectations, and demonstrating safe practices regarding patient care.
High school diploma or equivalent; some college preferred
CPR--American Heart Association; must obtain within 6 weeks of hire
Basic typing skills and general office skills; previous hospital experience in a patient care setting a plus
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.