Posted: Monday, March 5, 2018 2:10 PM
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JOB DESCRIPTION/JOB POSTING ID:
RECRUITER: Hailey Meseraull
CLINIC: Associated Surgeons St. Anthony Hospital
DETAILS: Full:Time (40 hours/week)
HOURS: Monday:Friday 8a:5p
Occasional travel to other sites to meet the needs of the clinic may be required.
Schedules surgical and anesthesia care provider procedures within established guidelines. Coordinates resources available for maximum utilization. Obtains patient and procedural information, prints, distributes, and updates schedules. Keeps statistical information. Performs computer data entry and retrieval. Demonstrates strong interpersonal and customer service skills.
Minimum Education Requirements
High School Diploma or GED
Minimum Experience Requirements
Three years of experience in a healthcare setting
Previous surgical scheduling experience preferred
Knowledge of medical terminology
Strong computer skills
Position Duties (essential functions denoted with an * )
Obtains pertinent information needed to properly schedule surgical procedures, preventing delays and equipment conflicts. *
Obtains correct information including all pertinent patient data to include but not limited to insurance verification, precertification numbers, birth date etc. *
Coordinates surgical and pre:admissions testing case schedule for the perioperative surgery department. Assign anesthesia in accordance with patient, surgeon and insurance needs. Prints and distributes schedules. *
Cross check all information to avoid conflicts in the schedule. *
Makes sound judgment when scheduling complex, highly technical and/or exploratory procedures that may require extra time, staff, equipment or be a potential for medical complications and create delays in the schedule if not properly scheduled. *
Manages the issues encountered when daily operational changes take place (add:ons, delays, emergencies, etc.). Able to multi:task and work under pressure. *
Communicates in a timely fashion and functions as liaison with patients, physicians, physician office staff, anesthesia, surgery departments, Health Information Management and other departments within the system in a professional manner. Keeps receiving units, surgery and anesthesia informed of patient needs. *
Assures phones are answered promptly in a pleasant and professional manner with the ability to answer/schedule caller's needs or concerns quickly and efficiently. *
Effectively schedules procedures in an effective manner utilizing resources available and keeping delays to a minimum. *
Adheres to department procedures and acceptable protocols. *
Reports any life safety issues, environmental concerns or process deviation to immediate supervisor.
Participates in quality improvement initiatives. *
Participates in professional and program development by attending department in:services, and meetings.
Assists with the education and training of st
• Location: Denver
• Post ID: 52409112 denver