Job: Hospital Front Desk Receptionist - Nights & Weekends

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Job Description

We are currently seeking a Full Time Front Desk Receptionist to join our team at Utah Valley Specialty Hospital, an award winning Long Term Acute Care Hospital (LTACH).  Working at an LTACH will provide you with new experiences that you won't have anywhere else.  As part of a new and growing company, you have the chance to make a direct difference. Great benefits, great employees and great opportunities await you!

About our Company: The staff at Utah Valley Specialty Hospital believes that recovery is not just physical - it is also a very emotional experience. Patients need a caring, highly-trained and supportive team to maximize recovery and regain independence. The Specialty Hospital provides advanced long-term acute care, including high observation/critical care, for patients who require time to heal from catastrophic injury or illness. 

Job Summary: Responsible for providing hospital telecommunication services through the use of telephones, pagers, the paging system, radio, or computer to connect communication between visitors, callers, staff, patients, and patients’ families.  May maintain records related to telecommunications.  Integrates the hospital’s mission and Guiding Principles into daily practice.

Job duties include but are not limited to:

  • Answers and transfers incoming calls. Greets visitors and maintains visitor log
  • Pages staff as required
  • Relays messages and information to requested parties
  • Communicates appropriately during emergency situations and drills
  • Complies with emergency procedures such as code blue, fire and external disaster.
  • Provides customer services to hospital staff and visitors
  • Provides backup as an Admissions Representative. Conduct admissions of patients, including required paperwork.  Generate inpatient census report.  Complete data entry pertaining to charge and adjustment entries.

Job Requirements:

  • One (1) year of reception experience in a healthcare setting preferred
  • Ability to operate office machinery and use the computer
  • Ability to work nights and weekends