Job ID: 150434
Category: Customer Service/Patient Access
Work Type: FT
Location: Philadelphia, PA, United States
Date Posted: Sep 2, 2022
DescriptionPenn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.
Summary: The Hospital Aide I is expected to answer all needs of patient and expedite completion of examinations and dismissal of patients. Responsible for greeting and providing information to help orient patients and family members to the section, department and facility. Communicate movement of patients within the facility. Proficiently uses the Health System’s telephone and pager systems, computer systems, fax machines, IDX system, SMS system, Imagecast system, Medview system, financial posting systems, photocopiers. Troubleshoots to resolve patient and family member needs and problems. Anticipates and resolves scheduling conflicts/ patient delays.
Credentials: Basic Cardiac Life Support (Required)
Education or Equivalent Experience: The qualified candidate must have a High School diploma or equivalent. Health care experience strongly preferred.
We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, marital status, familial status, genetic information, domestic or sexual violence victim status, citizenship status, military status, status as a protected veteran or any other status protected by applicable law.