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Mayo Clinic Patient Service Specialist - Reception Desk in Jacksonville, Florida

Why Mayo Clinic

Mayo Clinic is the nation's best hospital (U.S. News & World Report, 2021-2022) and ranked #1 in more specialties than any other care provider. We have a vast array of opportunities ranging from Nursing, Clinical, to Finance, IT, Administrative, Research and Support Services to name a few. Across all locations, you’ll find career opportunities that support diversity, equity and inclusion. At Mayo Clinic, we invest in you with opportunities for growth and development and our benefits and compensation package are highly competitive. We invite you to be a part of our team where you’ll discover a culture of teamwork, professionalism, mutual respect, and most importantly, a life-changing career!

Mayo Clinic offers a variety of employee benefits. For additional information please visit Mayo Clinic Benefits (https://jobs.mayoclinic.org/benefits/) . Eligibility may vary.

Position description

This position requires direct patient contact; continuous face to face interaction with physicians, nursing and other clinical support staff; requires critical thinking skills with attention to detail. Ability to take vitals, enter information into the Electronic Medical Record (EMR) and assist in the basic triage of the patient. Requires the ability to prioritize daily tasks simultaneously within a fast paced, ever changing work environment; must be adaptable and flexible within a strong team structure. Ability to understand logistics and how it can relate to your work area associated with the flow of patients throughout Mayo Clinic; with attention to standards of safety and security. Requires strong problem solving skills with the ability to make decisions promptly and utilize appropriate resources in multiple areas to research/resolve issues related to the episode of care.

Other job-related duties as assigned by leadership including training of new employees.

Qualifications

High school diploma or GED and one year of customer service experience required, such as administrative, physician's office, appointment scheduler or retail/service industry. Requires computer skills including Windows-based applications and intranet/internet use with the ability to keyboard and navigate through multiple applications. Individuals that have not completed a Medical Terminology course will be required to successfully complete a Medical Terminology course within six months of employment.

Additional qualifications

Problem solving, continuous improvement and team building skills required. Superior verbal and written communication skills are necessary. Successfully demonstrate the ability to work effectively in a fast-paced challenging work environment. Ability to comprehend and excel in both verbal and written communication, including proper telephone etiquette, face-to-face interactions, and electronic communications. Ability to communicate with individuals with credibility and confidence. Ability to handle difficult situations and remain calm under stress; manage emotional situations, display empathy and maintain positive communication during a rapidly changing/dynamic environment. Turn problems into opportunities by developing innovative and creative solutions. Demonstrate a friendly, positive attitude, display energy and drive in performing daily responsibilities. Able to apply service excellence skills and age-specific awareness as required for working directly with patients who may exhibit diverse needs. This requires ongoing maintenance of job-related skills/activities; individuals may also need to complete additional coursework upon hire.

Exemption status

Non-exempt

Compensation Detail

$15.09 - $19.60 / hour

Benefits eligible

Yes

Schedule

Full Time

Hours / Pay period

80

Schedule details

This is a full time position with a rotating 8 hour shift duration. Shifts are Monday through Friday; beginning as early as 6:30 am with the latest shift being 10:00 am - 7:00 pm. Candidates must be flexible with the ability to work any 8 hour shift within this time frame.

Weekend schedule

Occasional weekend shifts may be required in some work units to manage volumes and meet the needs of our patients.

International Assignment

No

Site description

Jacksonville is the largest city in area in the continental United States. A beautiful coastal Florida city that features excellent year-round climate, over 20 miles of beaches and outstanding outdoor recreational, cultural and family-oriented amenities. The “River City by the Sea” has an excellent school system, reasonable cost of living and a thriving business environment. Medical professionals and patients are drawn to Jacksonville by an extraordinary network of high-profile healthcare facilities. Jacksonville continues to grow as more people relocate from all over the U.S. and abroad, to see what the great River City has to offer!

Recruiter

Andrea Hansen

EOE

As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.

As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.

Equal opportunity

As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.

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