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Receptionist - (124527)

Universal Health Services
Seattle, WA 98104
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  • Job Code
    124527
  • Jobs Rated
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One of the nations largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the Worlds Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of Americas Top 500 Public Companies. Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve. Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, and U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.

Schick Shadel Hospital, is seeking a weekend Front Desk Receptionist with excellent organizational andcommunication skills. Schick Shadel Hospital,a60 bed alcohol and substance use disorder hospital located in the outskirts of Seattle,has been providing successful chemical dependency treatment since 1935. The hospital, which claims the "#1 Success Rate" in treating alcoholism, bases its success on its unique and powerful counter conditioning treatment program. Schick Shadel Hospital provides a highly effective non-traditional medical based treatment gives patients hope and confidence in a positive atmosphere while addressing their disease. The hospital provides medical detoxification and an intense, short stay addiction treatment program for alcohol, marijuana, cocaine, methamphetamine, prescription opioids and heroin (smoked and snorted).

TheFront Desk Receptionistpositionis responsiblefor greeting and directing all visitors or telephone callers to the correct person or department within the hospital, carefully observing the confidentiality requirements.Duties mayinclude:

  1. Operate switchboard.
  2. Greets and directs visitors
  3. Assists in preparation of transportation reservations for patients.
  4. Operates the pager system.
  5. Maintains security of the petty cash and merchandise.
  6. Prepares for mailing all literature requests and keeps DVD Library up to date.
  7. Is proficient in evaluating and understanding the age specific needs and behaviors consistent with diagnosis and rehabilitation goals when serving adults and geriatric populations.

Job Requirements

Other Skills, Abilities, and Requirements:

  • High School Degree required.
  • At least one year experience as a receptionist, preferably in the medical field.
  • Possess a pleasant phone manner and presents a professional appearance.
  • Possess adequate math skills to accurately handle petty cash on weekends.
  • Ability to read and understand policies, procedures and other documentation related to patient care, service delivery and agency operations.
  • Ability to transcribe messages clearly and concisely.
  • A positive attitude and customer service skills are required.
  • Must be able to work night hours and weekends.

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Posted: 2020-02-15 Expires: 2020-04-02

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Receptionist
175th2018 - Receptionist
Overall Rating: 175/220
Median Salary: $28,390

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