|Title:||Receptionist- Per Diem|
|Department:||Health Center International Circle|
|All:||2828 International Circle Suite 140 - Peds|
Peak Vista Community Health Centers is a non-profit healthcare organization whose mission is to provide exceptional healthcare to people facing access barriers. We provide primary care services (medical, dental and behavioral healthcare) through 20 outpatient health centers in El Paso and Teller counties. We deliver care with our strong “Hospitality” culture. Our organization has over 600 employees and serves over 10% of the residents in the Pikes Peak region. Peak Vista is accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care, Inc. (AAAHC).
Type: Per diem (as needed)
Job Summary (Essential Functions)
Receptionist is the first line of customer service at the centers and provides direct support and guidance to the patrons of PV. Responsibilities include, scheduling appointments, performing the necessary intake functions for arriving patients, answering questions, cash handling, direction of telephone calls and other patient service duties. Performs other duties as assigned.
Supervision Received: Clinical Team Manager
Supervision Exercised: N/A
Education: High School Graduate or equivalent
Work Experience: Two years front office healthcare experience preferred
Cognitive Skills (Language, Math, Reasoning Ability): Good language, math, reasoning and critical thinking abilities
Computer Skills: Basic computer knowledge required as well as keyboarding skills
Other Skills: Ability to work with a diverse group of people, provide great customer service, remains calm under pressure, & handles multiple issues that are time sensitive. Bi-lingual (Spanish preferred)
Certificates & Licenses: N/A
Frequent standing and walking, occasional long periods of sitting, moderate bending, moderate energy requirements, and frequent fine motor skills. Looking at computer screen continuously for long periods of time, hearing within normal range. Must be able to lift 25 pounds.
*Successful candidates must pass pre-employment screening, including a criminal background check