40836 - 01P1L

Booking and Scheduling
Full-time Permanent

Closes: 09 April 2020

Classification: Administrative Services Officer Class 3
Salary: $64,230 - $69,125 plus superannuation
Position No: 40836 - 01P1L
Directorate: Canberra Health Services
Advertised (Gazettal date): 26 March 2020
Contact Officer: Leticia Campbell on leticia.campbell@act.gov.au or (02) 5124 5311

Our Vision: creating exceptional health care together
Our Role: to be a health service that is trusted by our community
Our Values: Reliable, Progressive, Respectful and Kind
Canberra Health Services (CHS) is focussed on the delivery of high quality, effective, person centred care. It provides acute, sub-acute, primary and community‚Äźbased health services, to the Australian Capital Territory (ACT)—a catchment of approximately 400,000 people. It also services the surrounding Southern New South Wales region which includes the Bega Valley, Bombala, Cooma-Monaro, Eurobodalla, Goulburn, Mulwaree, Palerang, Queanbeyan, Snowy River, Upper Lachlan Shire and the Yass Valley.CHS administers a range publicly funded health facilities, programs and services including but not limited to:
  • The Canberra Hospital: a modern 600-bed tertiary hospital providing trauma services and most major medical and surgical sub-specialty services.
  • University of Canberra Hospital Specialist Centre for Rehabilitation, Recovery and Research: a dedicated and purpose-built rehabilitation facility, with 140 inpatient beds, 75-day places and additional outpatient services.
  • Mental Health, Justice Health, Alcohol and Drug Services provide a range of health services from prevention and treatment through to recovery and maintenance at a number of locations and in varied environments for people suffering from mental health issues.
  • Four Walk-in Centres: which provide free treatment for minor illness and injury.
  • Seven community health centres: providing a range of general and specialist health services to people of all ages.
  • A range of community based health services including Early Childhood Services, Youth and Women’s Health, Dental Health, Mental Health, Alcohol and Drug Services.
The ACT Health Division of Medicine provides a range of medical specialties and allied health services. A strong emphasis is placed across all sections on accessible and timely care, delivered to a high standard of safety and quality. This is underpinned by the Division’s commitment to research and training. The Division works in partnership with professional colleagues, consumers, and a range of government and non-government service providers to ensure the best possible outcomes for patients.
Overview of the work area and position:
Under general direction this position provides administrative support to the Diabetes and Endocrinology outpatient department by assisting with the management of referrals and the booking and scheduling of appointments, billing of services rendered and patient record management whilst providing a high level of customer service as well as other general administrative duties.
Outpatient Services (Ambulatory Care) includes all health services provided without the need for admission to hospital. A wide range of services are offered in Medicine Ambulatory Care settings including assessment and follow up appointments which allow clients to better manage acute and chronic conditions while reducing the reliance on hospitals. This position will report to the Office Manager of the Diabetes and Endocrinology Service.
Eligibility/Other Requirements
Prior to commencement successful candidates will be required to:
  • Undergo a pre-employment National Police check.
How to Apply
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Career interest categories:

Healthcare, Medical and Allied Services