Dispatcher - Elderplace / Seattle

Providence Health & Services Seattle , WA 98113

Posted 2 weeks ago

Providence is calling a Scheduler Dispatcher (Central Transportation, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) to Providence ElderPlace in Seattle, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:

  • Responsible for dispatching drivers to transport participants to and from all medical appointments and adult day health visits, Manages all transportation requests and coordinates efficient routing to maximize transportation resources.

  • Creates scheduled routes for transportation and makes adjustments to meet unanticipated changes . Works with the Transportation manager to determine safest route.

  • Utilizes transportation software and medical records software to track and schedule medical appointments for participants.

  • Operates office systems and equipment such as personal computers , multi - line telephone, copiers, fax, records systems, and other related equipment . Coordinates work with internal and external contacts as required.

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Outlook

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Equivalent of an Associate's Degree in English, communications, business, or related subject

  • Valid Washington State driver license and access to an insured, reliable vehicle

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office products

  • 2 years of experience in dispatching transportation and/or scheduling medical appointments

About the ministry you will serve.

Providence ElderPlace is located in Seattle, WA. The PACE (Program for All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly) keeps older adults as healthy as possible in the community by providing comprehensive health care and social services including: primary and specialty medical care, a day health program, social work services, rehabilitation, housing (if necessary) and much more. The Providence ElderPlace team of health care and social service professionals and our affiliates provide comprehensive integrated care to our participants.


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