Job Summary Under the direction of the Central Scheduling Supervisor, performs scheduling, pre-registration, insurance verification, patient financial responsibility and precerts on all applicable patients.
Exhibits the F.I.R.S.T.
values (Friendliness, Innovation, Respect, Service and Trust). Working Conditions, Hazards and Physical Effort Regular work schedule with little or no overtime.
Small work station area with above average levels of noise.
Minimal physical exertion, some stooping and bending required.
Must be able to work with interruptions.
The task of this job does not involve exposure to blood, body fluids, or tissue.
Must be able to lift 25 lbs.
Minimum Qualifications or Equivalents Education:
High School Graduate.
Experience: Previous scheduling experience with knowledge of Medical Terminology preferred.
A minimum of one (1) to three (3) years experience working in hospital or medical environment; or scheduling or insurance related field with customer service experience or similar working knowledge for this position.
EQUIPMENT USED/SPECIAL SKILLS REQUIRED: Data entry and calculator skills required.
Excellent communication (written/verbal) skills a must.
Uses personal terminals, copy, fax machine and computer printers.
Licenses, Certifications, and/or Registrations None.
Ephraim Mcdowell Regional Medical Center