The patient registration clerk is the person who is responsible to register the patients who come to the hospital. The job description of a patient registration clerk include that the patient registration clerk has to register the patients who come to the hospitals or health centers. The patient registration clerks have to take all the details of the patient who is being registered. He should take all the necessary details about him like the name, age, sex, address, telephone number, reason of visit to hospital, whom he has to meet etc. A patient registration clerk has to even classify the patients into the out patients and admitted patients. There should be clear classification of these two groups. He also has to maintain the records of this information and present it to the hospital authorities from time to time.
People can take up the patient registration jobs as the temporary jobs. The temporary jobs are not permanent in nature. The receptionist jobs are also common in the hospitals. The hospitals need a receptionist as well to handle the visitors. The patient registration clerks and receptionist come under the admin jobs. The admin jobs cover the profile of these jobs.