Surgical Scheduler

Job ID: J126976
Company: Saint Vincent Medical Education & Research Institute, Inc
Location: Erie, PA, United States
Full/Part Time: Full time
Job Type: Regular
Posted at: Jul 10, 2018

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Description

GENERAL OVERVIEW:

Schedules surgeries, tests, procedures, and office visits; obtains authorizations from insurance carriers.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Schedules and coordinates operating room, primary care and specialty office visits, tests, procedures and/or surgeries. (30%)
  • Completes reservation forms for hospitals; completes and delivers physician orders for upcoming procedures; tracks medical clearances; obtains all billing information. (30%)
  • Obtains authorizations for inpatient and outpatient procedures. (30%)
  • Transcribes reports, notes and correspondence; answers phones and take appropriate actions; files patient information in the medical record and prepares charts; performs general office tasks. (10%)
  • Performs all other duties as assigned or required.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Minimum

  • High school diploma or GED; or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Knowledge of medical terminology.
  • Experience with ICD-10 and CPT codes.
  • Computer experience and keyboard skills.

Preferred

  • Associate's Degree.
  • PC database and word processing skills.

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