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Communications Specialist Jobs in New Bedford – Massachusetts – USA at Southcoast Health

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New Bedford, MA

Admin/Clerical Support

Pay Grade: SC010

, Day/Evening shifts, weekend & holiday rotation, 7-330, 3p-7p, 1230p-9p

Req # 71839

Work for One of the World’s Best Hospitals!

For Five Consecutive Years, Newsweek named Southcoast Health among the World’s Best Hospitals (Charlton Memorial, St. Luke’s, and Tobey). In addition, since 2018, Southcoast Health has been voted by readers as South Coast Media Group’sBest Place to Work
. Why? Because we have some of the most talented people in the world!

We are searching for aCommunications Specialistto perform a variety of functions to support and in support of Communications Dept and the Southcoast Hospitals Group under the direction of the Manager, Communications or designee. Duties include, but are not limited to, operation of the communications console and paging equipment, initiation of hospital alarms and emergency procedures, scheduling of patients, and various other clerical and administrative duties.

Hours:

20hrs (Part Time)

Shift: Day/Evening Shift, 7am-3:30pm, 3pm-7pm, 12:30pm-9pm, with weekend and holiday rotation

Location:

St. Luke’s Hospital – New Bedford, MA

Travel:
Ability to work at CMH or SLH site if/when needed

Education and/or Experience

Requirements:

High school diploma or equivalent required. Bachelor’s Degree preferred.

Experience with Microsoft Office and Windows required.

Medical Terminology required.

Specialized courses or training on console operation completed within 6 months of hire is required.

Excellent customer service, telephone skills, and verbal and writtencommunication skillsare required.

Previous experience working in the medical field is preferred.

Multi-lingual preferred.

One year related work experience is required.

Proper verbal communications: professional, caring and kind tone.

Accurate message taking and accurate spelling.

Relay messages accurately and according to specific instructions.

Good typing skills from verbalcommunication.

Ability to work well with others and/or alone.

Ability to hear multiple alarm sounds.

In accepting employment with Southcoast, you understand that you are required to be fully vaccinated against seasonal Influenza and the COVID 19 virus or to be exempt from the requirement for medical or personal reasons by signing a statement certifying you are choosing to be exempt from vaccination once hired.

Southcoast Health is a community based health delivery system with multiple access points, offering an integrated continuum of health services throughout Southeastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island. For more than 100 years, we have provided quality,patient-focusedcare in a state-of-the-art environment. By uniting a singlepurposeand building an integrated system of services and resources, we have become one of the largest and fastest-growing health systems in Massachusetts.

Together We Are More.

311 years of hospitals’ collective continuous 920 + square miles of service across Southeastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island

7,500 + employees: physicians, nurses, IT, Finance, HR, and more

Named to Newsweek’s World’s Best Hospitals 2019 and Best Place to Work by the readers of South Coast Today

We are committed to providing our employees in Massachusetts and Rhode Island with optimal benefits that promote a healthy work/life balance and add value to our employees’ lives.

Generous Earned Time Off Package**

Health, De…

Title: Communications Specialist

Company: Southcoast Health

Location: New Bedford – Massachusetts – USA

Category: Healthcare, Administrative/Clerical

 

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