LifePoint Health Clerk-Central Scheduling (3003) in Cleveland, Mississippi
Bolivar Medical Center is committed to being the premier healthcare provider in the Mississippi Delta region. Through the combined efforts of each member of the Bolivar Medical Center Team, our hospital delivers the highest quality of service to all of our customers.
The Central Scheduler is responsible for patient scheduling for the following outpatient areas: Surgery, Radiology/Imaging, Clinical Laboratory and Physical Therapy. Schedules patient appointments called in by patients, physicians and physician office staff. Obtains patient demographic and insurance information and enters data into computer system when scheduling outpatient procedures. Prepares daily outpatient schedules and delivers to appropriate departments. Responsible for preregistering commercial and self pay patients. Performs all other duties as assigned.
A high school diploma or general equivalency diploma (GED) is required.
Previous Admission or related field experience is preferred.
The position requires good customer service skills. The candidate must be able to communicate effectively and demonstrate service excellence through appropriate response and use of constructive problem solving techniques when confronted with different people or situations; use of effective communication skills which foster positive outcomes. Able to maintain a high awareness of patient satisfaction and team work. Able to pay attention to detail and work in a stressful environment. The candidate must be willing to work with minimal supervision. Requirements will include successful completion of orientation checklist and skills/credentials/competency requirements of specific unit. Must be able to function independently, have flexibility, personal integrity, and be able to work effectively with resident physicians, hospital personnel, and support agencies.
Typical Physical Demands:
The position requires full range of motion including handling and lifting of boxes and/or equipment, manual and finger dexterity and eye hand coordination. Must be able to stand, walk, squat or bend and move about freely a considerable amount of time and be able to routinely lift and or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Requires corrected vision and hearing to normal range. The position requires the ability to work under stressful conditions and/or irregular hours.
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Organization: *Bolivar Medical Center
Title: Clerk-Central Scheduling (3003)
Requisition ID: 7422-3003