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Patient Facilitator - Per Diem - Bilingual Mandarin or Cantonese

Job ID 00747164 Location Lower Manhattan Hospital
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New York, New York

Shift:

Day Flex (United States of America)

Description:

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Patient Facilitator - Per Diem - Bilingual Mandarin or Cantonese

Bring your talents to NewYork-Presbyterian/Lower Manhattan Hospital—the singular source of advanced health care for the 600,000 New Yorkers who live and work south of 14th Street. Here, we deliver a wide range of resources and support to help ensure an extraordinary experience for everyone we serve. Now, you can help Make It Possible.   

Excel as an advocate for patients and their family members throughout their hospitalization. Serve as a liaison between patients, families and hospital staff and help promote their patient/family experience. Regularly visit patients throughout their hospitalization, identifying and addressing their needs and concerns to help improve quality of care and patient satisfaction. Collaborate and build partnerships with the interdisciplinary team to ensure the highest quality of care, compassion and caring for patients and families coming to New York-Presbyterian.   

This is a per diem position, covering shifts as needed. This can include any day of the week, days/evenings and weekends. 

Preferred Criteria

  • Strong customer service skills 
  • Experience as a Chinese/English medical interpreter 

Required Criteria

  • Fluent in Mandarin and/or Cantonese
  • Experience in a healthcare setting, preferably hospital 
  • Proof of at least 40 hours of professional training in Medical Interpretation from an approved program, or Certificate of completion from an approved continuing education program, or completion of an approved nationally recognized language proficiency assessment, or certification from either the National Board of Certification for Medical Interpreters, or The Certification Commission for Healthcare Interpreters

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Join a hospital where employee engagement is at an all-time high. Enjoy competitive compensation along with benefits such as tuition reimbursement, hospital retirement contributions, and financial planning assistance. Start your life-changing journey today.
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