One of the nation's largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion.
In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the World's Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of America's Top 500 Public Companies. Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.
Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.
Garland Behavioral Hospital (GBH) is a 72 bed facility located in Garland, TX. Since 2015, adults and older adults have relied on Garland Behavioral Hospital's extensive and confidential services to help overcome psychiatric conditions and distress- helping seek a better quality of life. GBH is accredited by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in America.
Garland Behavioral Hospital is seeking a dynamic and talented Receptionist with a strong area of expertise in telephone operations - PBX to join our team in developing quality services consistent with our philosophy to serve Garland and the surrounding communities. Under the guidance of the Director of Admissions, the Receptionist is responsible for greeting and assisting all visitors, answering the switchboard, documenting incoming deliveries, processing incoming and outgoing mail and providing clerical support as requested. In addition, the Receptionist assists with various clerical duties and projects as assigned, and may assist with completing appropriate data entry and paperwork for new admissions as well as maintain the Receptionist schedule and serve as back up as needed.
This is a PRN- as needed- flexible schedule role
Key Responsibilities include:
Follow the facility guest relations program when greeting and assisting all visitors, ensuring all visitors sign the visitor log and obtain a visitor pass.
Answer and disseminate all incoming calls on the switchboard in a professional and courteous manner.
Utilize the paging system to announce callers and hospital codes, as required.
Provide clerical support to admissions
Position Minimum Qualifications
Education: High school graduate or equivalent preferred.
Experience: Two (2) years' experience on a multi-line telephone switchboard, preferably in a heath care environment. Other customer service and/or clerical experience in a hospital environment are preferred.
Certifications: Basic Cardiac Life Support( BLS) that is American Heart Association certified: must complete by end of orientation period
Crisis Prevention Intervention (CPI) can be offered during New Employee Orientation
This opportunity provides the following:
Growth and development opportunities within UHS and its subsidiaries
Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plan (FT only)
401k plan with company match (FT only)
Generous Paid Time Off (FT only)
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