Salem Health Hospitals & Clinics

  • Scheduler II

    Job Locations US-OR-Salem
    ID 2019-2785
    Category
    Administrative
    Position Type
    Unscheduled
    Minimum Salary
    USD $14.47/Hr.
    Maximum Salary
    DOE
    Shift
    Day
    Work Schedule
    M-F
    Hours Each Week
    30.00
  • Overview

    Your Team. Your Choice. Choose Salem Health.

     

    Salem Health does more than provide high quality patient care. It is an organization that commits itself to empowering teams to create, innovate, and dream. We are looking for individuals who can challenge the status quo, raise the bar, and embrace change. 

     

    At Salem Health, we want trailblazers, self-starters, and creative thinkers to drive improvement in the health care arena where “patient-centered” is more than just words.

    Description/Qualifications

    Schedulers are responsible for the pre-registration functions and the schegistration processes.  Our Schedulers are that friendly voice on the end of the phone that courteously obtain accurate demographic, guarantor, and financial information.  They are so sharp and accurate at obtaining this information that it assures accurate billing and clinical information.

     

    Successful candidates possess:

    • A higher level of understanding related to medical terminology and anatomy to appropriately obtain, interpret, and communicate all necessary medical information, medical history, lab results, diagnostic testing, allergies, and medications to medical professionals i.e.: Physicians, nursing, and technical staff.
    • The ability to understand and interpret ICD-9 and CPT Coding.
    • Exceptional customer service skills to communicate in a positive professional manner with patients, coworkers, hospital staff, and physicians and their staff.

    You may be an ideal fit if you:

    • Have a high school diploma or GED.
    • Have a minimum of one (1) year of experience scheduling for multiple departments or education in a Healthcare related field with an Associate Degree or higher may be substituted for practical work experience
    • Have experience scheduling in a Centralized Scheduling Center with multiple departments, utilizing data entry skills, insurance websites, and various software applications.
    • Have excellent clerical skills including computer terminal knowledge, typing speed of 40 wpm, correct spelling and grammar.
    • Have excellent interpersonal communication skills and public relation skills.
    • Are capable of working under pressure with continuous telephone calls, projecting a friendly and professional image.

    Closing

    As a leader in the local industry, Salem Health offers a generous total rewards package, an empowering culture, and a commitment to the development and growth of our in-house talent. Our work is grounded in respect for people and continuous improvement and we invite you to partner with us to further our mission.

     

    Salem Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status or condition protected by law.

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