Share Email Opening

Administrative Support Staff, Traverse City Clinic 

Location Traverse City, Michigan  
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Shift First  

Under the direct supervision of the Support Staff Supervisor, the Admin Support Staff performs administrative support duties in an outpatient behavioral health clinic setting, which may include but not be limited to: typing correspondence, maintaining department records, distributing mail, scheduling and the like. Working in a team environment, the person in this role uses discretion and good judgment when screening visitors and telephone calls, makes necessary grammatical or spelling changes in correspondence, and rearranges their workload in order to meet deadlines. The following are general characteristics of this job. Specific duties and areas of responsibility for this position within each department shall be defined by the department manager or director.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Offers administrative support including but not limited to the following tasks: greeting and directing visitors or patients, answering questions based on knowledge of department/organization, appropriately transferring and screening calls, imputing data in computer system, scanning received files and check in/out of patients. Maintains department specific files that may be sensitive in nature. Schedule internal and external referrals via phone and or walk-in. Manage clinicians wait list throughout the day and maintain their impacted appointment list.
  • Performs record-keeping duties including the following: sorts, classifies, and files semi-complex records, posts appropriate information onto data entry screens, checks and verifies moderately complex arithmetic data, performs routine computations, creates simple queries or may request reports from other data based systems that are semi complex.
  • Maintains medical records, including assisting physicians in obtaining patient records from outside sources.
  • Releases medical information as necessary and appropriate for continuing medical care, insurance purposes etc.
  • Assists patients in understanding balances on their accounts and addressing any concerns flagged on their account.
  • May assist with ordering/maintaining office supplies as requested. Is knowledgeable about details of office equipment.
  • Edits documents given from supervisor or others. Formats simple reports when given direction from supervisor. Operates dictating and word processing equipment and computer software in order to compose materials dictated by clinical personnel.
  • Balancing of daily Cash Sheet.
  • Responsible to create a customer friendly environment and provide a high level of customer service to all patients and families.
  • Must maintain annual training and demonstrate competency in the required programmatic training.
  • Performs other duties or functions as assigned.
Position Requirements

Education, Training, and Experience:

  • Position requires a minimum of one (1) year of related work experience in order to direct workflow and to effectively prioritize workload.
  • Position requires completion of high school diploma (or equivalent GED) and additional training related to duties above. Additional training may be required through formal education or through seminars.
  • Additional eligibility qualifications may apply.

Specific skills, knowledge, and abilities:

  • Ability to provide care/service within the scope of: Holding a conviction to express Christ’s love and compassion to recipients of services, coworkers, and surrounding communities through integrity, stewardship, empowerment, the promotion of diversity, and professional excellence.
  • Ability to provide cultural competent care with a wide range of individuals in a diverse community setting.
  • Moderate decision making skills are needed in order to process workflow. Problems encountered are of general limited complexity, and established policies and procedures are generally available.
  • Strong organizational skills are required to prioritize a variety of job tasks and functions.
  • Proficiency of electronic systems is required perform tasks using data and/or ability to learn systems.
  • Excellent communication skills are needed due to frequent exposure to internal and external customers.

Pine Rest is an EOE

About the Organization Pine Rest is a nonprofit, free standing, behavioral health system founded in 1910 in Grand Rapids, Michigan. This comprehensive behavioral health center, coupled with the Pine Rest network of 18 outpatient clinics and satellite offices in Michigan and Iowa, provide individualized and group therapy for people of all ages and all levels of need. Pine Rest clinicians offer therapeutic services in behavioral health for people of all ages and all levels of need across the continuum of care within a Christian framework.

Pine Rest has a 198-bed inpatient hospital program with a 36-bed child and adolescent inpatient and a large partial hospital program for adolescents. Additionally, Pine Rest has many inpatient services for adults, including: four 22-bed adult inpatient units each designed for a different level of acuity, a 22-bed co-occurring substance use disorder adult inpatient unit, a large adult partial hospital program, and a 26-bed older adult inpatient unit.

The Pine Rest Community and Residential Services Division also provides a wide array of services. With over 220 residential beds across a variety of programs, including treatment for substance use disorders, homes for adults with intellectual and developmental disorders, adults with mental illness, and a program for youth aged 11-18 with extensive trauma histories focusing on trauma treatment and life skills programming.

The Pine Rest Behavioral Health Solutions Division partners with behavioral health and medical organizations to increase access to psychiatry services and to provide a continuum of behavioral health and telepsychiatry services throughout many communities across the State of Michigan.

Number of Openings 1  
EOE Statement Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services an equal employment opportunity employer and complies with the following:

Executive Order 11246, as amended, prohibits employment discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, and requires affirmative action to ensure equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment.

Executive Order 11246, as amended, protects applicants and employees from discrimination based on inquiring about, disclosing, or discussing their compensation or the compensation of other applicants or employees.

Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, protects qualified individuals with disabilities
from discrimination in hiring, promotion, discharge, pay, fringe benefits, job training, classification, referral, and other aspects of employment. Disability discrimination includes not making reasonable accommodation to the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or employee, barring undue hardship to the employer. Section 503 also requires that Federal contractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment qualified individuals with disabilities at all levels of employment, including the executive level.

The Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974, as amended, 38 U.S.C. 4212, prohibits
employment discrimination against, and requires affirmative action to recruit, employ, and advance in
employment, disabled veterans, recently separated veterans (i.e., within three years of discharge or release from active duty), active duty wartime or campaign badge veterans, or Armed Forces service medal veterans.

This position is currently not accepting applications.

To search for an open position, please go to


Other Jobs Within Same Category
Administrative Support Staff, Southwest Clinic - afternoon and early weekend hours in Grand Rapids, Michigan
Posted on: 8/20/2019
[Apply Now]

Bachelor's Level Clinical Coordinator, Per Diem - Inpatient Case Management Team in Grand Rapids, Michigan
Posted on: 8/19/2019
[Apply Now]

Account Representative - Customer Service in Grand Rapids, Michigan
Posted on: 8/15/2019
[Apply Now]

Account Representative - Professional Billing in Grand Rapids, Michigan
Posted on: 8/14/2019
[Apply Now]

Administrative Intake Support Staff, Full-time Days and Evenings in Grand Rapids, Michigan
Posted on: 8/7/2019
[Apply Now]

Other Jobs Within 60 Miles
Clinical Therapist - Outpatient, Traverse City Clinic in Traverse City, Michigan
Posted on: 7/31/2019
[Apply Now]

Follow us See who works here:

AppOne.comTM   copyrightŠ1999-2017 HR Services, Inc.
Click here for technical assistance.