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Job Posting Number:
Job Title:
Clerk Typist Diagnostics
Job Category:
Administration / Clerical
Job Type:
Temporary Full Time
Open Positions:
City, Province, Country:
Cornwall, Ontario, Canada
Date Posted:
January 14, 2022
Available Shifts:
Day Shift Monday through Friday
Closing Date:
January 28, 2022
$23.60 - $24.72/Hour

As part of the Cornwall Community Hospital, you will uphold the mission, vision and ICARE values in order to create a safe environment for patients/clients, families, staff, physicians and volunteers, recognizing 'Patient Safety' and our hospital's 'Senior Friendly Strategies' as a top priority in creating a culture of safety and 'The Workplace of Choice'. Cornwall Hospital is committed to providing an accessible work environment. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in the recruitment/selection process.

Summary of responsibilities

The Clerk Typist will schedule and coordinate patients using a computerized booking program and provide preparation instructions to patients or physician offices, prepare patient charts, file and work collaboratively with internal nursing units and physicians.

Requirements of the job

• Completion of Ontario Secondary School Diploma
• Completion of Medical Secretarial course or equivalent (e.g. Medical Office Assistant, Medical Office Administration, Administration and Health Records Management)
• Certificate in Medical Terminology (or tested with a pass mark of 75% or greater)
• Excellent computer skills and intermediate knowledge in Microsoft Office (Word and Excel), Cerner Millennium
• Experience in scheduling appointments using Cerner scheduling module, directing telephone calls, filing and coordinating workflow in a demanding environment
• Typing speed of 45 w.p.m.
• Good interpersonal and organization skills and strong team orientation
• Good communication and customer service/public relation skills
• Demonstrated regular, punctual attendance
• Demonstrated commitment to patient safety
• Functional level in both official languages (oral and written in English; oral in French) – and testing completed