Medical Secretary - Anatomical Pathology Service, Mt. Wellington
Auckland Health Jobs
AUK-Auckland Central, New Zealand
3d ago
  • Work in New Zealand’s leading laboratory
  • Make a real difference in essential health services sector
  • Work in a friendly and collaborative team
  • Permanent full time position
  • Anatomical Pathology Service (APS) is an IANZ accredited medical laboratory and is one of New Zealand's premier laboratories in Auckland.

    We offer a comprehensive pathology service for Auckland Region. APS is also a major referral laboratory for specialised laboratory tests for New Zealand.

    The laboratory is well equipped with the latest technology and has strong established links with all relevant clinical teams and other laboratories around New Zealand.

    The department processes over 400 cases per day (average of 900 blocks). Our service provides frozen sections to Auckland’s private hospitals, GPs and Skin Specialists, immunohistochemistry testing, direct immunofluorescence testing (DIF), and trephine sample processing.

    The department processes work from the veterinary laboratory and participates in some clinical trials.

    You will be a part of our secretarial team consisting of 10 staff within a busy histology department who are responsible for booking and co-

    ordinating procedures, transcription of pathology reports and correspondence, organising and locating slides for multidisciplinary meetings and various other administrative tasks.

    The position also involves contact with the public and other external agencies.

    We know that as a medical secretary you will have a high degree of competence in customer service and demonstrate an aptitude for dictaphone typing with a high degree of accuracy and a minimum typing speed of 60 words per minute.

    Your understanding of confidentiality is paramount, apart from your previous data-entry / admin experience.

    This permanent full-time Mt. Wellington based position works 40 hours per week Monday to Friday.

    We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to deliver the best health outcomes for our total population.

    To do this we are working hard to develop a robust and capable workforce that reflects the population we serve. We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds with the necessary capability and who share our values to apply and would greatly value seeing more applicants from our Māori & Pacific communities.

    Our organisation values diversity, inclusivity and empathy. If you do too, apply now and join us to make a positive difference and to do your life’s best work at Auckland DHB .

    To submit your application, click on the apply link below or visit our Careers website and enter job reference number AUC02568 to attach your CV and cover letter.

    For queries, contact Santosh Parab, Recruitment Consultant at SantoshP

    Auckland DHB is committed to the application of the Vulnerable Children Act 2014 and its intent to improve the safety of all children.

    This position is not a Children’s Worker as defined by the Act.

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    This position is NOT a children's worker under the Vulnerable Children Act

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