CancerCare Manitoba


CancerCare Manitoba located in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada is a provincial agency which provides clinical and academic services and leadership for cancer control and the treatment of blood disorders. We invite applications for the position of:

Referral Clerk (Reposted)
Nursing - Referral Office


Competition #: 74-17-715098010

Under the general supervision of and in collaboration with the Referral Office Team Coordinator, the Referral Clerk is responsible for the processing of referrals received at CancerCare Manitoba.

The Referral Clerk compiles demographic and medical information necessary for chart creation and referral triage, assigning, and appointment scheduling for patients requiring outpatient consultation at CancerCare Manitoba and/or inpatient consultation. In carrying out their duties, the Referral Clerk will communicate and collaborate with the Referral office team, multidisciplinary care team, referring community and patients.

The successful incumbent must have the flexibility to move between the MacCharles and St. Boniface sites as assigned.



  • Successful completion of a recognized Health Unit Clerk course.
  • Excellent interpersonal communication at a 40S level (or equivalent).
  • Minimum two (2) years' experience preparing charts, scheduling appointments and communicating with patient and family members in an ambulatory multi-disciplinary setting.
  • Basic computer skills including keyboarding, data entry, email and internet use.
  • Strong understanding of patient-centered care.
  • Satisfactory employment record.

Will be assessed during the interview process:
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, organizational and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to work both independently and as a member of a multi-disciplinary team.
  • Ability to adapt to stressful work situations.

Will Be Assessed During Testing:
  • Proficient medical terminology (70% pass rate)

  • Experience in Oncology
  • Familiarity with CancerCare Manitoba referral process, triage concepts and Disease Site Groups

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Comments: Please provide proof of 40s English Equivalency.

Salary: As Per CUPE Agreement

Position #: 74-17-715098010

Please submit a detailed cover letter outlining how you meet the requirements for this position along with a current resume which references the Competition Number:

CancerCare Manitoba
Human Resources Services
675 McDermot Avenue
Winnipeg, MB R3E OV9

or Fax: (204) 786-0181

Closing Date: August 1, 2017