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Admission & Discharge Coordinator

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Work type: Full-time
Location: Sydney
Categories: Administration / Support Service

What you’ll be doing in this role

Our Patient Services department provide various services to patients during their stay at the hospital, and a full-time Admission & Discharge Coordinator role has become available.

Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Providing valuable assistance to the Admission & Discharge Manager on a wide range of patient administrative, customer service, training and rostering duties.
  • Wholeheartedly contributing to a culture of clinical excellence and continuous quality improvement and
  • Actively supporting a culture of comradery and teamwork

 Who we’re looking for

  • You’ll have experience in private hospital patient administrative duties including pre-admissions, estimates, admissions, discharges, and cashier duties
  • You’ll have strong interpersonal skills and a thorough understanding of exceptional customer service within a health care setting
  • Your friendly and positive way of working with people will be obvious in how you considerately and professionally coordinate with colleagues to ensure their queries are answered, build rapport and ensure policies and procedures are followed
  • You’ll be empathetic and prepared to embrace Adventist Healthcare’s everyday values of excellence, integrity, and a strict adherence to privacy and confidentiality
  • You’ll bring excellent organisational and time management skills
  • You’ll have outstanding verbal communication and listening skills, as well as strong letter-writing, formal email and business documentation skills
  • You’ll be collaborative, able to work independently and as part of a team, and effectively interact with management and peers
  • You’ll be a self-starter, with the ability to be decisive and to act independently within the authority boundaries of this position
  • You’ll be computer-literate, proficient in Microsoft Office applications
  • Preferably, you will have had previous experience in staff training, rostering, and formal medical terminology training.

Taking care of people is our reason for being

At the Sydney Adventist Hospital, fondly known as the San, taking care of people is our reason for being. It’s what drives us to deliver exceptional outcomes for our patients – and it’s a shared sense of purpose that extends to everyone who works here too. When you work for the San, you’ll feel valued and supported by our strong commitment to learning, flexibility, great benefits and a positive culture of teamwork and cooperation.

About the San

We are NSW’s largest and most comprehensive private hospital (500 beds) with a dedicated team of 2300 plus 1000 medical officers and 300 volunteers. As a not-for-profit healthcare organisation advancing healthcare since 1903, we have a proud history of delivering outstanding care and we are at the forefront of our field with best in-class technology and game-changing research.

What to expect

Please know that employment with Adventist Healthcare requires:

  • A National Police and Working with Children Check
  • Two professional reference checks
  • Records of required Vaccinations including COVID-19 (2 dose minimum and 3 dose preferred)
  • Other pre-employment screenings

How to apply

If you see yourself in this role, we’d love to hear from you. Just click on the ‘Apply Now’ button, fill out your details and submit. Once you apply, we’ll keep you up to date on how your application is progressing. We encourage applications from people who identify as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander.

Enquiries should be addressed to:
       Gina Kirchner
       Admission and Discharge Manager, Patient Services

Applications Close: 5pm Wednesday, 8 February 2023

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