Providence is calling a PBX Operator to Providence Portland Medical Center in Portland, Oregon. This is an on call, variable shift position.
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We are seeking a PBX Operator who will operate telecommunications console in placing, receiving and relaying calls. Answers all incoming calls for Physicians Answering Service and follows each physicians procedure. Performs paging, code announcements and other duties in accordance with approved policies and procedures.
In this position you will have the following responsibilities:
- Receive and process all external, internal, physician's answering service and long distance calls to the facility through a complex multi-line phone system
- Prioritize calls as need arises and responds appropriately to STAT, Code and other emergency calls
- Operate the public address system which includes paging of physicians, medical personnel and all emergency codes
Required qualifications for this position include:
- High School Diploma -OR- equivalent.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- One year of customer service experience
- Hospital -OR- large business switchboard experience
About Providence in Oregon
As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.
The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,
“Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time.“
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