Requisition ID: P01483978
Department: Keck Hospital of USC
Employment Type: Full-Time
Location: Off Campus
Behind every patient success is the dedication of a unique team of skilled and talented individuals who help make the Keck Medical Center of USC one of the region's premier medical facilities.
As a member of the USC health care team, you will help build upon the university's exceptional expertise in patient care as well taking advantage of our excellent compensation package that could include shift and weekend differentials, online rewards-based scheduling, and generous educational benefits.
Come be a part of a world-class health care facility and an important member of the Trojan family.
The scheduling coordinator is responsible for scheduling patient surgeries for the Department of Neurosurgery. Incumbent is responsible for communicating, utilizing the computer system to access and enter patient data, and providing clerical functions for the department. Verifies patient insurance and pre-certifies patient's scheduled surgeries. Maintains accurate surgery schedule on department calendar as well as each individual surgeon's calendar. Ensures appropriate preoperative testing, and collects all pertinent reports for review by licensed personnel to proceed with surgery. Ensure necessary imaging is available and on location for surgeon at time of surgery. Schedules PACE appointments. Provides physician fee estimates to patients. Must work with any and every physician in the neurosurgery department. Other duties as assigned.
-High School Graduate or equivalent.
-1 year experience in health care setting preferred.
USC is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law or USC policy.
High School or equivalent
Minimum Field of Expertise:
Experience working in a call center, out-patient clinic or hospital. Knowledge of scheduling visit types and dictionaries as they relate to master schedules daily schedule and templates. Knowledge of HIPPA compliance and various insurance types. Demonstrated interpersonal skills, written and oral communication. Ability to multi-task. Experience working with Cerner EPF or similar system, IDX and GE Centricity Business Practice Management System and Alscripts Electronic Health Record. CMA (Certified of completion from medical assistant program).