With a 609-licensed-bed hospital and 1,100 physicians, MedStar Georgetown University Hospital's clinical services represent one of the largest healthcare delivery networks in the area.

Founded in the Jesuit principle of cura personalis — caring for the whole person — Georgetown is committed to offering a variety of innovative diagnostic and treatment options within a trusting and compassionate environment.

We offer some of the most sophisticated treatments and technologies available, as well as the expertise of nationally respected physicians. Our doctors have been named in the Washingtonian "Top Doctors" for 2014 and our hospital has been ranked as a "high performing" hospital for geriatrics; nephrology; orthopaedics; and urology by US News and World Report 2014-15

Some of our centers of excellence include cancer, neurosciences, gastroenterology, transplant and vascular diseases.

We offer you:

  • Competitive compensation and generous benefits
  • Superb educational opportunities plus tuition assistance
  • Robust wellness program
  • Free shuttle from Metro stations

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital Associates live by Our Common Purpose: We Create Caring Moments in the Spirit of Cura Personalis – Care for the Whole Person. Our Quality Standards of Safety, Compassion, Professionalism and Coordinated Care set the priorities for consistent decision making applicable to everyone in every situation.

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Job #33137
Administrative Assistant
Advocacy & International Services
Full Time, 8 AM - 5 PM
Washington, DC
Provides administrative and operational services for the department of Advocacy and International Services. Responsible for maintaining and updating schedules/calendars, as well as daily administrative duties, including office reception coordination and triage for Language and International Services. Serves as a point of contact for language services advocates and international services coordinators and their managers. These functions are performed in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations and MedStar Georgetown University Hospital's philosophy, policies, procedures, and standards.

Required Education/Training:
  • Associate's degree in a healthcare-related and/or international field.
  • Bachelor's degree strongly preferred.
  • Second language preferred.

Required Experience:
  • At least three years of work experience required, preferably in a medical/clinical office.
  • Experience as an administrative assistant preferred.
  • Financial experience preferred.
  • Healthcare experience an asset.
  • Ability to type between 55 and 60 words per minute.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Excel and database programs.
  • Effective oral and written communication skills.
  • Must possess basic mathematical skills.
  • Must have ability to plan, organize, prioritize and multitask.
  • Proven customer service skills.
MedStar Georgetown University Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to equal opportunity for all candidates for employment and employees.
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