Scheduler in Chattanooga at Parallon

Date Posted: 7/11/2019

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Job Description

Parallon believes that organizations that continuously learn and improve will thrive. That’s why, after more than a decade, we remain dedicated to helping hospitals and hospital systems operate knowledgeably, intelligently, effectively and efficiently in the rapidly evolving healthcare marketplace, today and in the future. As one of the healthcare industry’s leading providers of business and operational services, Parallon is uniquely equipped to provide a broad spectrum of customized revenue cycle services.
We are looking for a dynamic candidate to be part of our team.  We offer excellent benefit packages, including 401K, bonus potential, tuition reimbursement, medical and dental plans, flexible spending plans, long-term/ short -term disability, and generous paid time off!
  • Answer phones in a timely and professional manner
  • Schedule all patients for ancillary, surgical, and medical testing/procedures/admissions through the Meditech scheduling module
  • Maintain knowledge of the scheduling reports for the next day to ensure department readiness in the event of any unscheduled Meditch down time.
  • Maintain open communication with the registration staff regarding those unscheduled patients present for services to ensure appropriate testing is preformed and times are available
  • Work clinical accounts at least 2 days in advance in order for admitting personnel to use reservations for calling patients and checking patient and insurance information
  • Pull reservations off prints, keeping clinical reservations filed according to policy. Return surgical reservations to each appropriate scheduler.

We are in need of an experienced scheduler for Parkridge East Hospital. This position schedule patient testing/procedures/admissions; obtains pre-cert/authorization numbers and enters in the scheduling or registration system. We offer many opportunities for career growth. You need the following to be our top candidate:
  • High school diploma or GED required
  • Prior scheduling experience preferred