Administrative & Clerical Careers at Lifespan

Department Assistant Job

Job Number: EPB17691

Job Title: Department Assistant

Department: Outpatient Child Psychiatry - 1202486

Facility: Bradley Hospital

Location: East Providence, RI

High school education demonstrating knowledge of computers and various software such Microsoft Office, spreadsheet, database management and presentation applications.


At least two years progressively more responsible related clerical experience; experience related to insurance eligibility and authorization. Experience should demonstrate effective oral and written communication and organizational skills.

Reports to Outpatient Manager. Performs varied clerical duties related to patients involved in non-inpatient programs at the hospital.. Ensures accurate and timely processing of benefits and authorization for specialized programs. Receives and responds to referrals received for the neurospsych, groups, and/or outpatient programs in the department.