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Scheduler - Department Of Surgery

Requisition ID:

21167081

Business Unit:

St. Vincent's Medical Center

Location:

Bridgeport, CT

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Description

Job Schedule: Full Time
Standard Hours: 40
Job Shift: Shift 1
Shift Details: Week 1 7:30am to 4:00 pm Week 2 8:30am to 5:00 pm

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Every day, over 30,000 Hartford HealthCare colleagues come to work with one thing in common: Pride in what we do, knowing every moment matters here.  We invite you to become part of Connecticut’s most comprehensive healthcare network. 


St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Bridgeport has more than 3,200 employees. It includes a 473-bed community teaching hospital, a 76-bed inpatient psychiatric facility in Westport, a large multispecialty provider group, and special needs services for adults and children. St. Vincent’s is the first hospital in Fairfield County to be integrated into the Hartford HealthCare network, and is the system’s second-largest hospital.



Job Summary:
• Communicates with patients and staff to accurately schedule patients for

  prescribed procedures.

Responsibilities:
• Gathers necessary demographic and clinical information from patient and

  enters into appropriate database. Seeks appropriate resources to resolve

  issues about the type, date or location of prescribed procedures.
• Schedules patient procedures in a manner that most efficiently utilizes the

  patient's time and clinical resources.
• Assists with coordination of activities related to insurance pre-

  certification/authorization.
• Provides counseling to patient or patient's representative regarding pre-service

  requirements and instructions.
• Gathers necessary demographic and clinical information from physician offices

  associated with patient and enters into appropriate database.
• Addresses inconsistencies in patient orders to minimize interruption in patient

  care.
• Maintains knowledge of protocol in order to appropriately schedule.
• Other Duties as assigned

Qualifications

Work Experience:

• Some experience in medical/acute care preferred.
• Strong customer and communication skills required.
• Computer proficiency and prior experience with Electronic Medical Records

  Systems a plus.



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