Administrative Secretary I - Wound Care Center

Location: Medford, MA
Job ID: 154204-1A
Date Posted: May 3, 2019

Job Description

Welcome To

Winchester Hospital is a leading community hospital north of Boston. The hospital offers a full range of medical services including maternity care and a Level IIB Special Care Nursery.  Since 1912, Winchester Hospital has been a trusted pillar of the community and is recognized for outstanding quality and high satisfaction scores. In 2003, we became the first community hospital in Massachusetts to achieve Magnet status -  the industry’s gold standard for nursing excellence.  We were re-accredited for the 4th time in 2018. Our mission To Care. To Heal. To Excel. In Service to Our Community is achieved through streamlined, coordinated and comprehensive high-quality, compassionate care close to home.

 

About the Job

Greets and provides assistance to incoming patients and visitors registers and schedules patients in Epic.Schedules patients accurately and efficiently, taking into consideration patient needs and availability of providers.   Handles incoming telephone calls; requires excellent communication and multi tasking skills in a fast paced environment.  Coordinates scheduling of follow-up appointments, diagnostic or therapeutic procedures by working in cooperation with physicians, patients and other hospital departmental personnel , as necessary.    Computer skills, including basic Microsoft Office applications required.   Performs general clerical duties such as filing, medical record maintenance, photocopying, faxing and verifying insurance eligibility.  One year similar patient care clerical experience, knowledge of basic medical terminology, health insurance and Epic strongly preferred.   

Shift

Part time 16 hours weekly - Hours vary between 7:30 and 5 PM / day shift - Mondays and Tuesdays  8 - 8.5 hour day. 

About Us

The Lahey Model of Care—right care, right time, right place—is exactly what patients, providers and payers need and deserve. Identifying and delivering on this convergence of interests has positioned Lahey Health for further growth. Our model ensures care is highly coordinated and locally delivered, with lower costs and exceptional quality.

Lahey Health is a robust, regional system including a teaching hospital, community hospitals, primary care providers, specialists, behavioral and home health services, skilled nursing and rehabilitation facilities, and senior care resources throughout northeastern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire. The system has a global presence with programs in Canada, Jordan and Bermuda.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.