Work in Iowa Energy Jobs

Job Information

CommonSpirit Health Department Support Assistant in Des Moines, Iowa

Department Support Assistant

MercyOne Des Moines Med CtrDes Moines, Iowa

Requisition ID 2022-234722 Employment Type Full Time Department CT Scanner Hours/Pay Period 80 Shift Day Weekly Schedule 800-1630 Remote No Category Administrative and Clerical


CommonSpirit Health was formed by the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health. With more than 700 care sites across the U.S. & from clinics and hospitals to home-based care and virtual care services CommonSpirit is accessible to nearly one out of every four U.S. residents. Our world needs compassion like never before. Our communities need caring and our families need protection. With our combined resources CommonSpirit is committed to building healthy communities advocating for those who are poor and vulnerable and innovating how and where healing can happen both inside our hospitals and out in the community.


  • Operates PC, fax machine, copy machine and other office equipment as necessary.

  • Demonstrates proper phone etiquette and utilization of computers, including completion of exam, data entry, charting during procedure and prior to imaging.

  • Checks surgery and imaging records for completeness and follows up with appropriate personnel to ensure records are completed.

  • Collects and stickers patient charts.

  • Greets patient/visitors, check in each patient, and announces their arrival to appropriate area(s).

  • Acts as a liaison for patients and their families in the waiting room.

  • Communicates appropriately with staff, physicians, and other departments with the ability to prioritize in an environment that is often hectic and subject to frequent interruptions.

  • Performs registration functions as needed. Must maintain a high degree of accuracy in collecting patient demographics and insurance information from various sources.

  • Escort/transport patients as needed.

  • Manages office supply inventory


  • High school diploma preferred or high school equivalency.

  • Typing ability and basic computer skills.

  • One-year administrative experience preferred.

  • Medical terminology preferred.

  • Proof of completion of Mandatory Reporter abuse training for child and dependent adult abuse within three (3) months of hire.

Equal Opportunity

CommonSpirit Health™ is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer committed to

a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will be considered for

employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender

identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, parental status,

ancestry, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected

by law. For more information about your EEO rights as an applicant,

please click here. (

CommonSpirit Health™ will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).

External hires must pass a post-offer, pre-employment background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with an arrest and/or conviction will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, ban the box laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.

If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us by telephone at (415) 438-5575 and let us know the nature of your request. We will only respond to messages left that involve a request for a reasonable accommodation in the application process. We will accommodate the needs of any qualified candidate who requests a reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

CommonSpirit Health™ participates in E-Verify.