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Patient Services Assistant

Job posted: 20/05/2022
Applications close: 17/07/2022 (Midnight)
17 days remaining

17 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial

Reference: 27024

Reference: 27024

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Casual Patient Services Assistants



  • Box Hill Hospital Location

  • Flexible Working Hours

  • Generous employee benefits



Eastern Health


Eastern Health is one of Melbourne’s largest public health services. We provide a range of emergency, surgical, medical and general healthcare services, including maternity, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care, community health and state-wide specialist services to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs



 About the Role


 The Patient Services Assistant performs a variety of duties, to assist and support nursing staff with the efficient and smooth management of the ward/department including but not limited to:



  • Assist with beverage and/or meal distribution to patients as required

  • Transport patients between wards and departments and assist patients on discharge

  • Transport equipment between wards and departments

  • Collection and distribution of patient related materials, including pharmaceutical products, therapy equipment, medical records, specimens and specimen collection containers and other items as required

  • Ad hoc cleaning services – including but not limited to cleaning of spills, infectious cleaning and cleaning of patient room on discharge

  • Attendance to Code Grey/Black if a rostered member of the PSA Code Grey Team or as requested

  • Relocation to other wards/departments to meet peak workloads when/if required



Night shift availability will be highly regarded



 About you 


To be successful in this role you will possess:



  • Must have Cert III in Health Services Assistance

  • A strong commitment to high quality care

  • The ability to work as part of a diverse team

  • Excellent communication and organisational skills



Please refer to the attached position description for further details of the role.


Vaccination against infectious disease is a mandatory requirement of this role.  This offer of employment is conditional on you providing evidence that you are currently vaccinated against COVID-19 & Influenza, prior to commencing employment.



What we offer


Eastern Health offers a variety of fantastic Employee Benefits, view the extensive range Here!



  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities

  • Friendly & supportive team

  • Flexible working hours

  • Salary packaging options

  • Career progression in our teaching hospitals



Next Steps


If you believe you have the ability to make a difference in this rewarding industry, apply today!


Please note:



  • All applications must be submitted online via E-Mercury

  • All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Fit2Work Check, where preferred candidates will be required to complete a Criminal History Check at the expense of Eastern Health.

  • You must have Australian work rights to apply for this position.

  • Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.



Eastern Health Values:  Patients First | Agility | Humility | Respect | Kindness | Excellence


**Please note applications will be screened upon receipt and advertising may close prior to the closing date.**

Patient Services Assistant

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

Not provided

Contact:

KEVIN LEY - (98) 9535 97__
Debbie Layhe - (03) 9538 34__

Patient Services Assistant