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Procedure Scheduler
  • Division: Americas Division
  • Job Class: Admin/Other
  • Status: Full - Time Regular
  • Shift: Day
  • Hours / Days of Work:
  • Additional Information:
  • Location: Hackensack Meridian Health Pascack Valley Medical Center
  • Department: Family Practice
  • Minimum Education Required: HS Diploma/GED
  • Minimum Experience Required: 1 - 3 Years
  • EN-US_City Westwood
  • EN-US_StateProvince NJ


Position Description:
Essential Functions:

  • Scheduling surgeries and procedures for all specialties

  • Coordinate all required testing and procedures

  • Ensure all required pre-testing, patient information and consents have been obtained and are on-site prior to patient’s admission to hospital

  • Demonstrate good judgment in scheduling procedures to both meet patient needs and increase physician productivity.

  • Acting as a liaison with patients, referrals, general practitioners, health care professionals, and patient’s family members in a compassionate and kind manner

  • Relaying and confidentially communicating both orally and in written form any notes or questions patients may have

  • Other office responsibilities, assigned by supervisor or Physician, as deemed necessary

Position Requirements:

Minimum Education

  • Associates, High School Diploma, or GED equivalent preferred

 

Minimum Work Experience

  • 1 year or more experience in a Hospital or Physician Practice setting
  • Strong knowledge of medical terminology

 

Required Licenses/Certifications

 

  • Certified Scheduling Technician preferred

 

Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities

  • Prior understanding and use of Electronic Health Record (EMR)
  • Strong knowledge of medical terminology
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to multitask, can work in a fast paced clinical environment, can engage patients, peers, and supervisors in a dedicated, comforting, respectful and effective way and has the ability to adapt to change.

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