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Sun Jan 01, 2017 - Fri Jan 13, 2017


Lajas de YaroaSantiago, DO


Partners for Rural Health in the Dominican Republic (PRHDR) is recruiting Intake Personnel, who will conduct patient intake at our medical clinics in the Dominican Republic. This position will take place from December 31 to January 12, 2017

Responsibilities: This person will:

  • Interview patients to get all necessary information;
  • Ensure all intake data is collected, completed and communicated clearly;
  • Be responsible for performing intake of all patients on a timely basis;
  • Be responsible for retrieving and subsequently refiling patient files correctly and carefully, as per the PRHDR system;
  • Ensure all intake data is collected, completed and communicated;
  • Prepare files and admissions materials for each clinic the day before; and
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Experience - Helpful to have some secretarial skills, filing experience


  • Ability to maintain patient confidentiality;
  • Conversational Spanish skills (desirable);
  • Strong interpersonal skills required;
  • Well organized;
  • Ability to work with client files;
  • Ability to communicate well with patients;
  • Must have a pleasant manner dealing with clients;
  • Must be able to relate to and work with people who are ill, disabled, elderly; and
  • Ability to live and work in rural areas with basic living conditions.

Physical Exertion: Some physical exertion will be required for this position. The person will be required to help load trucks each morning, carrying files and some medications and equipment. Some of PRHDR’s clinics are accessible only by foot and some hiking is therefore required.


  • Office Management
  • Healthcare
  • Nursing
  • Physician
  • Administrative Support
  • Customer Service

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Two-weeks from December 31 to Jan 12 2017

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