Ascension Health Care Center Coordinator - Emergency Dept in Kalamazoo, Michigan

Job ID: 275754

Care Center Coordinator - Emergency Dept

Kalamazoo, Michigan

Regular/Rotating

Additional Job Information

Title: Care Center Coordinator BMC

City, State: Kalamazoo,MI

Location: Borgess Medical Ctr

Department: Emergency Department 001

Additional Job Details: Full-Time,Rotating, 36 hours,Weekly

Hours/shifts may vary to cover departmental needs

About Us

Based in Kalamazoo, Borgess provides care for nearly 1 million people annually in cardiac, neurologic, orthopedic, vascular and bariatric services, among others. We are one of the region’s largest health systems and employers and have been serving as part of Ascension since 1999.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Care Center Coordinator performs administrative and clerical duties in support of an assigned clinical area.

Responsibilities:

  • Greets patients and visitors, answers/screens/routes telephone calls, files, distributes mail and performs other general clerical duties.

  • Communicates with patients, families, physicians and other healthcare team members about patient care according to protocol.

  • Types various reports and documents for unit staff.

  • Assists with processing patient admissions, transfers and discharges. Assembles and maintains patient charts.

  • Must be able to successfully complete orientation/training programs for the business related areas within a specified period of time.

  • Demonstrated organization, prioritizing and office skills.

  • The above is intended to describe the general content of and requirements for the performance of this job. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements.

Qualifications

Education:

  • HS or Equivalent

  • High School diploma or Equivalent (GED) required Successful completion of a Medical Terminology class preferred and encouraged and Three to six months computer/typing experience preferred.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Borgess Health is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to the nondiscrimination in employment on the basis of race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, handicap, disability, veteran or marital status.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.