Surgery Scheduling Coordinator
Department: Population Health
Hours: 80hrs; 9:00am to 5:30pm; M-F
Shift: 1st Shift
It is the mission of Graham Health System to provide compassionate, quality health services, in a responsible and charitable manner, to the people and communities we serve. We are the community’s choice for exceptional healthcare experience. Graham Health System is seeking a great applicant to join our team. Graham Health System offers a great team atmosphere with multiple benefits.
The role of the Surgery Scheduling Coordinator requires the utilization of clinical knowledge to schedule appropriate procedures/surgeries per provider’s orders. The Surgical Scheduler must schedule hospital procedures consistent with the patient’s diagnosis and procedure request. Also requires excellent customer service skills with physicians, patients, patient’s family, employees, and the public. The Surgical Scheduling Coordinator must be able to respond to both written and verbal communication/ correspondence regarding scheduling additions/ changes/cancellations in a timely, accurate manner. The individual must be very organized and thorough and be able to manage a demanding workload with accuracy. This position reports to the VP of Quality.
Qualifications-Valid Illinois Registered Nurse License, 2 years’ experience in a Surgeon’s office or Surgery Department and BLS certified through AHA required