Senior Surgery Scheduler

Industry

Admin and Secretarial

Advert ID

USA_504504

Location

San Antonio

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

Based on Experience

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

San Antonio, TX - Downtown - (USA) 6243 IH 10 West Suite 110 TX San Antonio , TX 78201

ContactNumber

210-734-7300

Job Description

Surgical Scheduler Sr.



Job Description: Top Skills: five years of surgical scheduling (also radiology is a plus) in a medical office setting, knowledge of insurance/preauthorization for patients, and very important - the ability to multi-task in a busy environment.



The ideal candidate for the Scheduler Sr. will have the following background and experience:



*High School diploma or equivalent required.

*Position requires 3-5 years medical office work experience.

*Knowledge of medical terminology required.





What does the Scheduler Sr. do?

This position is responsible scheduling from physicians' orders as directed by the physician - SURGICAL AND RADIOLOGY SCHEDULING. Close working relationship and good communication with physician a must. Provide patient with pre-operative testing information ordered by physician. Review pre-operative testing results with physician and appropriate actions if test return abnormal. Obtain necessary insurance authorization from insurance company with the proper Procedure (CPT) and Diagnosis codes (ICD9). Communicate to the patient surgical information, all necessary prep the date/time/location of the appointment. May help orient, train and assign work of lower level employees.