Patient Access Team Leader - York Hospital - (full-time) - Nights

York, PA | Professional | Tracking Code: 58376

Position Summary:

General Summary:


Under direct supervision of the Manager/Supervisor-Patient Access, oversees the daily operations of assigned Patient Access Department. Supervises work activities of assigned staff. Uses exceptional customer service practices. Represents WellSpan in a professional and positive manner. Provides support to Manager/Supervisor.


Duties and Responsibilities:

1 Oversees daily operations.
2 Performs duties as a working staff member.
3 In the absence of the team supervisor, serves as the primary leader for the team.
4 Works independently to troubleshoot technical issues and resolve personal conflicts.
5 Provides feedback to supervisor for performance evaluations.
6 Actively participates in the interview process for open positions for departments.
7 Facilitates department orientation for new hires.
8 Assists in the coaching and development of staff and implementing corrective action plans if necessary.
9 Oversees training in general of new hires and implements new initiatives with current staff.
10 Ensures that standards of quality and efficiency are met.
11 Promotes the active engagement of all employees and supports recognition of staff accomplishments.
12 Assists supervisor with projects as needed.

Department Description:

York Hospital Emergency Registration is a patient centered, customer service driven team stationed in the emergency department of York Hospital.  The main focus of the department is to assist with administrative needs. Given the unpredictable flow of the department, the ability to multi-task and adapt to constant change is essential. 

Required Experience

Minimum Education:


High School or G.E.D.



Minimum Experience:


1 – 2 years (Demonstrated leadership potential preferred)



Required Courses/Training:


Become fully trained on trauma/TAT policies and procedures within 6 months of employment where deemed necessary. Obtain Certified Healthcare Access Association certification within one year where deemed necessary

Quality of Life

WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization is comprised of a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,500 physicians and advanced practice clinicians, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, eight respected hospitals, more than 19,000 employees, and 170 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization, committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities. We are committed to transforming the health of the communities we serve and to educating the next generation of clinicians, staff and leaders.

Quality of Life
Quality of Life

Founded in 1741, the city of York is considered by many as the first capital of the United States. The Articles of Confederation were signed by the Second Continental Congress here in 1777. Its beautifully restored historic district is an architectural treasure. While York retains its farming and manufacturing heritage, at its heart York is a thriving cultural community that has attracted creative talent and innovative entrepreneurial investors from across the nation.

Life in York County offers affordable housing, options for higher education, a thriving arts and cultural community, historical attractions, parks and recreational resources, semi-professional baseball team, fine dining and more — within an easy drive of major East Coast cities.

York County residents can find local employment in healthcare, manufacturing, technology, agricultural and service sectors. (Patient population: 445,000)

Equal Opportunity Employment

WellSpan Health is an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color or any other protected class. WellSpan Health does, however, have a tobacco-free/nicotine-free hiring policy.

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