The Receptionist is responsible for answering and directing all phone calls, assisting and directing all visitors at CHRISTUS St Joseph Village Coppell (CSJVC), providing general support for the Administrative staff, and ensuring that CSJVC, through hospitality, continues to meet the needs of the elderly of the Dallas area within the mission, philosophy, beliefs and vision of CSJVC.
Conduct himself/herself in accordance with the values, beliefs, mission, and vision statements of CHRISTUS Health and demonstrate good customer service.
Assure that ethical and moral guidelines as established by CHRISTUS St. Joseph Village Coppell are followed and provide information to families and residents in such matters as appropriate.
Assimilate and comply with the regulations and guidelines governing individual department.
Operate a multiple-line telephone switchboard to answer and direct incoming and outgoing calls. Take and relay messages as appropriate.
Provide information and directions for visitors, family members, residents, employees, volunteers, and the general public.
Provide clerical and other support for the Administrative and Management staff as requested. This may include collating, folding and stuffing envelops for bulk mailings, etc.
Forward undeliverable mail.
Accept package deliveries and contact the intended recipient.
Function as the communications liaison during fires or other emergencies. Continue to answer the telephone until advised to vacate the area. Furnish report forms for associate signatures during such emergencies.
Assist residents, visitors, etc. to locate the management or administrative associate that can resolve specific problems that may be presented to the receptionist.
Provide clerical or other support as requested.
Other duties as assigned.
High school diploma or equivalent.
Ability to read, write and speak the English language in such a manner as to be understood by patients, residents, participants, and other associates.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.