Salary Range: $30.85-$37.28
Summary of Duties: The Scheduling Secretary is responsible for scheduling procedures for a busy joint replacement practice within the guidelines provided, communicating with related parties as needed, performing data entry of pre-operative and post-operative data, and providing reports for the surgical team.
Educational Requirements: High School Diploma or GED equivalent required.
Experience Requirements: 1-2 years experience in a busy orthopedic surgery office. Must include two (2) year on the job experience necessary, specifically some knowledge of an Orthopedic Office in order to acquire familiarity with admission/registration procedures and record keeping requirements. Understanding of insurance coverage and medical terminology for accurate recording of patient medical and financial information.
Special Skills or Abilities: Ability to work productively in a busy & complex environment. Knowledge of electronic medical records, EPIC, Medi Talk, Centricity. Typing speed of 25 wpm with a minimum of 2-3 years experience with Windows Operating System and Windows based programs. Internet skills desired.