GI Associates & Endoscopy Center
  • Flowood, MS, USA
  • Hourly

Yes, Full time position


Centralized Scheduler

 

GI Associates & Endoscopy Center seeks an experienced Centralized Scheduler to join their growing practice. The ideal candidate will have at least one full year of experience scheduling clinic appointments and procedures for multiple physicians in a medical practice.

 

The job duties include but are not limited to:

SUMMARY: Schedules appointments for patients for both internal and external procedures. Reports to Business Office Director and Department Supervisor.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND EXAMPLES OF WORK: This list of tasks may be changed or other tasks may be assigned as necessary.

 

Appointments

Schedules patient procedures EGD's, Colonoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy, etc.

Verifies all patient information demographics, insurance, procedure history, family history, current medical condition, allergies, and current medications.

Contacts referring/prescribing physician to notify that patient is scheduled and for orders to make necessary changes if patient is required to change medications prior to a procedure; also to receive surgical clearance.

Mails out patient information materials.

 

Record Keeping and Documentation      

Enters diagnosis and procedure into patient screen and completes precertification form in patient record.

Documents information in patients' charts concisely, accurately and completely.

 

Patient Education

Conducts patient education on all scheduled procedures.

Explains procedures and the importance of making and keeping appointment if patient is reluctant to schedule a procedure.

 

Special Projects

Performs other related work as required.

Participates in studies, research projects, or company projects as directed.

 

Competencies:   The following competencies describe additional knowledge, skills, abilities, and attributes that lead to a successful employee in this position. Employees in this position may be evaluated on these competencies as part of the performance appraisal system.

Maintains strictest confidentiality.

Treats people with respect and consideration, regardless of their status or position, honoring cultural differences and promoting harassment free environment.

Uses oral and written communication skills to effectively convey ideas in a clear, positive manner.

Maintains and follows established GIA' policies, procedures, and objectives.

Observes quality assurance, environmental, safety and security procedures.

Conserves organizational resources and is mindful of financial stewardship.

Cooperates with medical and administrative staff to ensure compliance with standards and regulations.

Responds promptly to customer service needs and requests for service or assistance.

Identifies and resolves problems in a timely and professional manner.

Adapts to changes in the work environment and manages competing demands.

Implements job responsibilities in a manner that is consistent with GIA's Mission and Code of Ethics.

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands or arms; and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand; sit; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision and ability to adjust focus.

 

WORK ENVIRONMENT: The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.  Requires exposure to communicable diseases, medicinal preparations, sharps, and other conditions common to a clinic environment. Occasional evening or weekend work. 

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