Aug 01, 2019

Employee Health Support Assistant

  • Sutter Health
  • Sacramento, CA
Full time Health Care

Job Description

**Position Overview:** The overall goal of Employee Health Services (EHS) is to maintain optimum occupational health of our employees control safety hazards particular to specific jobs, and assist employees to develop a preventative attitude toward health and safety. This position plays an integral role in achieving those overall goals by providing the necessary general service support in order to assure the smooth flow of work within the department. The EHS Support Assistant schedules appointments for the clinicians of the Employee Health Services Clinics. This position works with Human Resources, Recruitment, and hiring Department Managers/Supervisors to arrange a pre-employment health assessment for each new hire.The EHS Support Assistant maintains the front office and waiting area and assures the office is kept in an orderly manner.This position assures office par levels are maintained.The EHS Support Assistant may assist clients in filling out the paperwork, such as the Health Assessment and Health History Form/surveys by explaining questions. The Employee Health Services clientele includes Sutter Health employees, CVR physicians and Allied Health practitioners, MMC volunteers and CVR contract employees. **Qualifications:** **Education / Certifications:** + High school graduate or equivalent combination of education and related work experience. + Associate degree or equivalent work experience in secretarial/clerical related field preferred. + Successful completion of medical terminology course work required. + Related course work in office procedures / business skills is preferred. **Experience:** + A minimum of 2 years of recent secretarial/clerical work experience required. + Experience in a health care setting preferred. **Skills / Knowledge:** + Commanding knowledge of English grammar and spelling and the ability to apply this knowledge to editing, charting and composing of correspondence, etc. + Demonstrates strong attention to detail and critical thinking skills. + Current proficiency in computer software programs to meet office needs, including database, spreadsheets, calendaring and email. + Ability to read, write, hear, and verbally communicate in English to the degree required to perform the job. + Ability to handle difficult and stressful situations with tact, perseverance, and discretion. Ability to interact with employees and members of the general public in a professional, efficient manner. + Must posses and demonstrate excellent interpersonal communication skills, both on the telephone and in person. + Ability to effective manage own time and schedule own tasks. + Must have initiative to work efficiently without consistent supervision and direction. **Organization:** Sutter Valley Hospital **Employee Status:** Regular **Employee Referral Bonus:** No **Benefits:** Yes **Position Status:** Non-Exempt **Union:** No **Job Shift:** Day **Shift Hours:** 8 Hour Shift **Days of the Week Scheduled:** Monday-Friday **Weekend Requirements:** None **Schedule:** Full Time **Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period:** 80 All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin (including possession of a driver's license issued to individuals who did not present proof of authorized presence in the U.S.), age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy or perceived pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a background check/drug screening. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

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