Sr. Surgery Scheduler
Job location: Miami, FL
Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2021-01-04
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The Department of Neurological Surgery is currently seeking a Sr. Surgery Scheduler. The incumbent in this position obtains pre-authorizations for procedures as required by insurance companies. Oversees, produces, and distributes all surgical and procedural schedules to physicians and departments. Collaborates with patients, families, staff, and providers within the office and the greater community to schedule surgeries, pre-op physicals, and testing. Coordinates with hospitals and vendors for special cases or circumstances. Identifies ways to streamline surgical scheduling process and provides suggestions to managing staff. Ensures that electronic systems and scheduling tools are up-to-date and operating smoothly, and immediately contacts appropriate personnel to resolve any issues. Ensures documentation is complete to support accurate billing of surgical procedures. Adheres to University and unit-level policies and procedures and safeguards University assets.
The minimum qualifications for this position are as follows: High school diploma or equivalent education is required. Three years of relevant work experience is required.
The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, tuition remission and more.
UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the ground breaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and sub-specialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for.
Patient safety is a top priority. As a result, during the Influenza ("the flu") season (September through April), the University Of Miami Miller School Of Medicine requires all employees who provide ongoing services to patients, work in a location (all Hospitals and clinics) where patient care is provided, or work in patient care or clinical care areas, to have an annual influenza vaccination. Failure to meet this requirement will result in rescinding or termination of employment.
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