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Surgical Services Scheduler
Sacramento, California | Temporary Position
Essential Duties: Take reservations for surgeries; invasive and non-invasive procedures. Schedule surgeries based on surgeons' schedules and available dates. Fax and obtain pre-operative paperwork. Assess pre-operative tests to determine if patients are ready for surgeries. Obtain prior authorizations and fees for surgeries. Respond to patient inquiries regarding surgery timesand preparation before surgery. Schedule post-surgical appointment tests.
Requirements: 2 years prior acute care unit secretary experience or medical office experience preferred. High school diploma, GED or an equivalent combination of education and experience is required. Ability to manage multiple demands in an ever-changing environment. Demonstrated effective written and communication skills. Basic computer proficiency and medical terminology. Excellent customer service and telephone etiquette required.