Accident and Emergency Clerk – Casual Pool
Department for Health and Wellbeing
Job reference: 771852
Location: 5290 – MOUNT GAMBIER
Job status: Casual
Eligibility: Open to Everyone

Limestone Coast Local Health Network Local, Mount Gambier & Districts Health Service
$28.28  p/hr – $30.42  p/hr + 25% casual loading – Casual – ASO2
Working within the Medical Records Office and the Emergency Department at Mount Gambier & Districts Health Service, you will be responsible for registering emergency/elective admissions and attendance to the Emergency Department. Ensuring that registrations and patient admissions are done in a timely and professional manner, you will enter patient information into the computer system, completing all administrative details and forms and attaching an identification band to the patient. You will promote good public relations by efficiently and effectively performing general reception duties including maintaining the after-hours Switchboard and attending to the after-hours Reception Desk. Retrieving Medical Records for patients in the Emergency Department as requested by clinical staff, you will maintain the medical record tracking system to ensure movement and location of medical records is known. You may also assist with the compilation of statistics for the Monthly Management Summary Report.

With prior experience in providing confidential clerical and administrative support services, you will have proven skills in the provision of high level customer service. You will have sound knowledge of office systems and procedures, including proficiency in word processing packages and a willingness to expand your computer skills and knowledge. A confident communicator with excellent interpersonal abilities, you will be capable of interacting with people from a wide range of backgrounds and working as an effective member of workplace team. Your commitment to maintaining patient confidentiality will go hand in hand with your ability to demonstrate courtesy, discretion and sensitivity in dealing with telephone and personal inquiries.

Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check and compliant immunisation screening.

Suitably qualified Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are strongly encouraged to apply and will be given preference as a special/equal opportunity measure under section 8(1) of the Racial Discrimination Act 1975 (Cth), and sections 34(2) and 56(2) of the Equal Opportunity Act 1984 (SA).

For more information about the role please refer to the Job Pack provided below. Job ref: 771852

771852 – Accident and Emergency Clerk – Casual Pool amended.pdf



Flexibility Statement
The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.