Appointments Administrator

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary See description

Updated 1 day ago

Reference 1353040

 Job Description

Following continued growth of private patient numbers, the 3fivetwo Group are now recruiting additional Appointments Administrators to help manage and streamline the patient pathway.

Job Title:

Appointments Administrator

Department:

Procedures

Location:

Kingsbridge Private Hospital, Lisburn Road, Belfast. Occasional travel to other sites as required

Contract:

Full time, permanent

Hours:

37.5 per week, Mon – Fri, 9am – 5pm

Responsible to:

Procedures Team Leader

Accountable to:

Clinical Administration Manager

Salary:

Please direct salary enquiries to the recruitment team

 

Job Summary:

As a member of the Procedures department, the Appointments Administrators will be placed within a dynamic team responsible for scheduling surgical procedure appointments. The successful applicants will gain an in-depth knowledge of the surgical booking process across a range of medical specialities. Appointments Administrators work closely with other departments across the Group to ensure a smooth and efficient transition for each patient throughout the patient pathway, whilst dealing with all initial enquiries regarding procedures.

We are looking for motivated applicants who are capable of producing quality outcomes and thrive on the challenge of working in a fast paced and busy hospital environment.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Scheduling of surgical procedures within specific time scales.
  • Efficient, effective and focused response to all enquiries via telephone and email.
  • Ensuring all records are accurate and up to date relating to patient treatment.
  • Liaising with colleagues across a variety of teams.
  • As part of a team ensure that patients are handled quickly and effectively.

 

The above list is not exhaustive and additional / alternative tasks may be required from time to time as directed.

 

Person Specification:

Factor

Essential

Desirable

Qualifications

 

5 GCSE grades A-C including Maths and English or Equivalent.

Previous experience of CRM/databases.

Experience

Evidence of experience in the full MS Suite including Word and Excel

Background in medical administration.

Special Knowledge and Skills

 

Understanding of the General Data Protection Regulation (2018) and the importance of confidentiality.

The ability to communicate effectively with a wide range of people via the company telephone and other electronic systems.

Knowledge of medical terminology.

Personal Attributes

 

 

 

Excellent customer service skills and telephone manner.

An eye for accuracy and detail when dealing with patient records.

Understand the role of teamwork in providing quality service.

Ability to work on own initiative.

Demonstrate ability to problem solve.

Highly organised and able to prioritise tasks.

Confidence in your ability to deal with changing deadlines.

Commitment to ongoing development.

Motivated and enthusiastic.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

To apply, please complete an application & monitoring form and return to the recruitment team.

Closing date for all applciations is Tuesday 21st August 2018.