Skip to main content

Receptionist- PRN Sat/Sun 9-5Austin, Texas

Apply Now

Current Kindred Healthcare employees apply here.

Job ID 387738 Date posted 06/30/2020

Description

Summary:

Operates a console telephone switchboard in order to relay incoming, outgoing and interoffice calls. Greets and receives visitors and directs as appropriate.

Essential Functions:

A:        Job Specific

-Courteously answers, routes and screens outside calls to the proper department or extension number, transfers calls, takes accurate messages and/or holds calls when necessary.

-Answers and screens in-house calls in order to take phone messages for doctors and staff personnel, requests for pages and to complete calls for patients who may need assistance.

-Greets visitors, vendors, physicians and identifies self and briefly explains hospital policies (parking/visitation) if called upon; directs to proper location as needed.

-Pages code blue, fire alerts, stat calls, emergency calls, physicians, and staff, per protocol.

-Informs appropriate personnel of meetings, fire drills, disaster drills and other hospital functions by announcing them over the intercom.

-Maintains a file of hospital personnel and departments by name and extension number as well as phone numbers of hospitals within the area.

-Maintains an alphabetical and numerical log of patient names, room numbers and telephone extensions in order to expedite the relaying of calls.

-Monitors emergency patients when entering the hospital main entrance.  Notifies clinical manager when necessary.

-Receives disaster information, notifies proper personnel and departments.  Signals all clear when appropriate.



Qualifications

Qualifications:

Education: High school diploma or equivalent.

Licenses/Certification: None

Experience: None

Apply Now

Current Kindred Healthcare employees apply here.

High Standards Icon

Rehabilitation is the key to everything we do. And our caring, compassionate caregivers and team members are proud to lead the way. If you are interested in joining our team, we have opportunities that allow you to provide exceptional care and outstanding service in an environment committed to career growth and continual learning and support.

Recently Viewed Jobs

You have not viewed any jobs yet.

Saved Jobs

You have not saved any jobs yet.

Sign up for Job Alerts

Get the latest job openings based on your skills and background sent directly to your inbox.

Sign up for Job Alerts

Get the latest job openings based on your skills and background sent directly to your inbox. Click "Add" after entering your interests, then click "Sign Up" and we’ll email you when an opening matches your criteria.

Interested InSelect a job category from the list of options. Search for a location and select one from the list of suggestions. Finally, click “Add” to create your job alert.

Connect with Our Recruiters

Share some preliminary info about yourself and we will contact you to discuss your career and future opportunities.

Connect with Our Recruiters

Please note this is NOT an application to a specific job. To apply for a specific job please click here and complete an online application.

When is the best time to reach you?

Which discipline do you work in?
Which setting do you currently work in?
Which setting are you most interested in learning about?