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21-037 Clerk Typist

The CARE Center, Inc. | Washington, PA | Full Time

Job Description

The CARE Center, Inc.




Become a leader…Become an innovator…Make a difference in your community and join the premier nonprofit human services company in the region.  Come join our team and build a career with SPHS!


POSITION:                           Clerk Typist (Full-time)

                                             Mental Health Outpatient and Drug & Alcohol

                                             Washington, PA


PAY GRADE:                        2


WAGE:                                  $19,754 (plus an excellent benefit package!)



  • Conducts successful task and/or assignment completion, including emergency situations, within established procedures and protocols.         
  • Responsible for processing information, processing mathematical computations and/or data input and the satisfactory completion of appropriate output, documents, information, reports and the like.
  • Maintains appropriate and assigned communications with all levels of staff, insurance companies, vendors, medical practitioners and institutions, patients and their family, etc.
  • Screens visitors and phone calls for program and office staff.
  • Responsible for transcription for medical staff.
  • Ensures the accuracy, format, grammar, completeness and consistency of information processed.
  • Maintains and processes records, client information, forms, supply and equipment requisitions, payment and billing information, etc.
  • Adheres to all policies, laws, regulations and codes of ethics and confidentiality as outlined by federal and state laws, and agency policies and procedures.


REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:                     

  • Demonstrated proficiency on a typewriter and/or computer keyboard, at a minimum speed of 45 words per minute with no more than three errors.
  • Must not be excluded from participation in Medicare, Medicaid or any other federal health care program.
  • Must successfully obtain Criminal History Clearance from Pennsylvania State Police and Child Abuse Clearances from the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services and FBI Fingerprint Clearances.
  • Demonstrated ability to perform work requiring preciseness with a high degree of accuracy.