NHS Call Handler

NHS Call Handler Manchester, England

Evergreen Life
Full Time Manchester, England 22000 GBP ANNUAL Today
Job description

The working hours are Full time 9am to 5.30 Monday to Friday, and you would be working onsite in Manchester, M3 5NA, full training and induction will be given. You must be able to start full time training and induction from 25th September 2023.

Do you want to make a difference in people's lives? We are seeking an enthusiastic Patient Call Handler to join our established team and be a part of a company that really makes a difference in the way that healthcare is provided. This is an extremely important position within our business as you will be the first point of contact for our patients, dealing with the inbound and outbound patient calls, providing a high-quality, professional and efficient customer service to our patients at all times, you must work with autonomy and a high degree of confidentiality, sensitivity, discretion, empathy and tact.

You will be responsible for accurately registering patients, assisting with enquiries regarding appointments from patients and referring GP's, agreeing appointment dates and times with patients over the telephone and sending out appointment letters in a prompt and efficient manner, so attention to detail is vital.

You will also be responsible for reminding patients of the times and dates of their appointments via telephone, tracking cancellations of appointments and to offering vacant slots to other patients on the waiting list so that we can deliver the best care and full range of NHS Services.

Role Requirements

  • Dealing with high levels of inbound and outbound calls in a professional, friendly and courteous manner
  • To provide an excellent quality of patient care at all times
  • Dealing with high levels of patient referrals
  • Able to work to targets
  • Experience of administrative work
  • Clear thinking and have an analytical approach
  • Able to work as part of a team, to promote a good team spirit
  • Able to be sensitive and assertive as appropriate
  • Experience in a customer service position
  • Be motivated and able to work independently

Who we are

We aspire to be the UK's leading champion of patients, commissioners and employees by delivering services that are clinically excellent, that reach all walks of life, and that make the best use of public money. We are evolving to become leaders in innovation in digital healthcare, as well as to become an employer of choice in the sector.

You will be joining the organization in a very exciting time, we are at the forefront of innovation and we are looking for people that would help us develop our strategic plan to become leaders and pioneers in the sector. We can guarantee that you will be making a difference on people's lives with your day to day work and that we will support you as much as possible with your work life balance and giving you the right tools to be the best at your role.

Our flexible approach is all about getting the best from everyone in the team. Our Manchester office is open & welcoming. It has state of the art air filtering, bean to cup coffee, fresh fruit & nuts for healthy snacks, easy access & is smack in the centre of town. This is a great opportunity for some one that really wants to have an impact on people's lives, to join a supportive and patient committed team.

What we can offer to you

  • Excellent work / Life balance
  • Supportive environment
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • An extra day off to celebrate your birthday!
  • NHS Discount & Support Schemes
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Occupational Health Support
  • Pension Contributions

NHS Call Handler
Evergreen Life

Evergreen, United States
Unknown / Non-Applicable
Subsidiary or Business Segment
Healthcare Services & Hospitals
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