Avera Scheduling Specialist in Sioux Falls, South Dakota
JOB SUMMARY: Responsible for answering all incoming calls to the Avera Breast Center scheduling line in a prompt manner. Schedules screening mammography appointments for all Sioux Falls six Avera Breast Center sites. Accepts, verifies and interprets physician requests and orders for diagnostic exams and procedures. Schedules and coordinates single to multiple appointments according to required patient care protocols. Determines medical necessity validation and handles medical information along with transpiring medical orders into the health information system.Must be able to work in a fast paced, high volume call environment with the ability to prioritize tasks and provide follow- up communication as needed._
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
Associate of Science in Medical Assisting from an accredited university/college is preferred.
1-3 years hospital, medical office or Admitting Department experience required.
Medical Terminology required.
Requisition Number: 1803190
Facility: Avera Breast Center Sioux Falls (East 23rd), Sioux Falls, SD
Department: ACI/ASC Mammo
Schedule: Part Time
Shift: Day Shift
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00am-4:30pm, 8:30am-5:00pm; 64hrs/2wks