Medical Receptionist

Posted 2 days ago by Your World Healthcare

Medical Receptionist

Location: Reading

Job Type: Temporary

Hourly rate: £8.97 paye per hour (inclusive of holiday) or £9.90 umbrella per hour

Duration of booking:This is a temporary ongoing role with no end date specified at this stage

Essential Systems desirable: Adastra or EMIS WEB experience, if you don’t have experience in either, then GP or Health Centre system experience is essential

Smart Card:Preferable

Working days and shifts: The Centre is open between 8.00am-10.00pm, 7 days a week Monday to Sunday, shifts can be split into 4, 8 hours shifts, or 12 hours shifts. The shifts are 08.00am - 2.00pm and 2.00pm - 8.00pm.


  • Worked in a GP practice or Medical environment previously
  • Medical Patient system experience
  • Available to work the shifts stated across 7 days a week

Please note it is ESSENTIAL that the successful candidate has previous GP, Health centre system experience, please do not apply if you do not have this experience or knowledge.

Job duties are as followed:

  • Providing reception and administration support within a GP Practice
  • Using Emis Web and Adastra to make and confirm patient appointments
  • Arranging and confirming appointments using Emis Web and Adastra
  • Registering patients on Emis Web and Adastra
  • Updating patients details on Emis Web and Adastra
  • Reception duties such as greeting and looking after visitors and confirming appointments
  • Keeping computer records up to date filing using office equipment such as printers, photocopiers and fax machines
  • Answering enquiries in person, by phone and email

Required skills

  • Telephone Manner
  • Telephone Sales
  • EMIS
  • Quality Patient Care
  • Receptionist Duties

Application questions

Have you previously worked in the NHS?
Do you have experience confirming appointments using Emis Web and Adastra?
Do you have GP Surgery experience?
Do you have Emis Web experience?
Do you have adastra experience?

Reference: 37024113

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