Avenue Healthcare

Avenue Healthcare is hiring an Admission/Authorisation Clerk to join their Client Service team in Thika. This permanent position offers an exciting opportunity for a skilled professional to contribute to Avenue Healthcare’s mission of providing high-quality care that exceeds client expectations.

Job Overview:

Reporting to the Reception In Charge, the Admission/Authorisation Clerk will manage the patient admission process, ensuring timely, professional, and compassionate service while handling all pre-admission related tasks.

Key Responsibilities:

1. Welcome and assist patients with registration and pre-admission procedures

2. Process pre-admissions from physicians, pre-paid accounts, insurance, and direct accounts

3. Provide accurate information on admission fees, insurance policies, and hospital procedures

4. Explain hospital policies, patient rights, and regulations to clients

5. Ensure client satisfaction through quality service and effective communication

6. Secure payments by verifying insurance information and obtaining necessary approvals

7. Prepare admission folders and manage patient placements

8. Adhere to Avenue Healthcare’s corporate governance policies

9. Comply with all company policies, procedures, and systems

10. Manage patient data and records effectively

11. Perform additional duties as assigned by the supervisor

Requirements:

  • – Diploma or Degree in Business Administration or equivalent
  • – Minimum 2 years’ experience in a similar role, preferably in a hospital setting
  • – Strong customer focus and results-oriented approach
  • – Excellent interpersonal, communication, and team-playing abilities
  • – High level of responsiveness, ethics, and responsibility

Additional Skills:

  • – Proficiency in hospital management software
  • – Knowledge of medical terminology and insurance procedures
  • – Ability to work in a fast-paced healthcare environment
  • – Attention to detail and strong organizational skills

How to Apply:

Qualified candidates are invited to submit their applications, including a detailed CV and cover letter, to Avenue Healthcare’s Human Resources department. Please reference “Admission/Authorisation Clerk – Thika” in the subject line.

About Avenue Healthcare:

Avenue Healthcare is committed to enabling and maintaining health by providing high-quality care that exceeds clients’ expectations. They offer a supportive work environment and opportunities for professional growth in a dynamic healthcare setting.

Avenue Healthcare is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity in their workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, or national origin.

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