LOCATION : CareLink, MHC-CARELink
CITY : Greensboro
JOB DETAILS :
Exempt: No | FTE: 0.600000 (24 hours/week) | Schedule: SAT/SUN ALTERNATE WITH TH/FR | On Call: NO
JOB SUMMARY :
The Communication Specialist facilitates communications regarding patient transfers, referral admissions and disseminates transport requests to the transport teams as appropriate as to allow for an immediate response to the patient. In addition facilitates physician-to-physician consultation, referrals and admissions for physicians seeking services from Moses Cone Health System. The Communicator serves as a primary point of contact for Moses Cone Health System and the secondary Market for referrals.
T he Communications Specialist will also be responsible for data entry for each incident into the Computer Aided Dispatch System (CAD System), communicating with other departments of Moses Cone and surrounding hospitals, coordinating activities with area public safety agencies and 911 Communications Centers to assist with dispatch and transfer of patients.
High School Diploma or equivalent - Required
Required: Medical terminology course completion or equivalent experience with medical terminology required.
1 year office support experience - Required, 2 years - Preferred
Previous experience with Microsoft Windows® based computer applications - Preferred
2 years previous telecommunications experience - Preferred - in a 911 Center or equivalent Public Safety Dispatch Center.
BLS (CPR) - A HA Health Care Provider BLS
North Carolina Medical Responder - Preferred
EMT or EMD certifications - Preferred
APCO Basic Telecommunicator certifications - Preferred
Public Safety experience - Preferred (Police, Fire , EMS or 911 Center)
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