Scheduling Coordinator
Hackensack University Medical Center
 Hackensack, NJ

Overview

How have you impacted someone's life today? At Hackensack Meridian Health our healthcare teams are focused on changing the lives of our patients by providing the highest level of care each and every day. From our hospitals, rehab centers and occupational health teams to our long-term care centers and at-home care capabilities, our complete spectrum of services will allow you to apply your skills in multiple settings while building your career all within New Jersey's premier healthcare system.

The Scheduling Coordinator schedules appointments for the patients following the policy, procedure and guidelines of the department.

  • This is an evening shift position.

Responsibilities

  • Schedules patients.
  • Requests and retrieves medical records and pathology reports from HUMC, other hospitals, clinics, or physician's offices.
  • Enters computer data to ensure integrity of patient history and appointment files.
  • Identifies the needs of the patient population served and modifies and delivers care that is specific to those needs (i.e., age, culture, language, hearing and/or visually impaired, etc.). This process includes communicating with the patient, parent, and/or primary caregiver(s) at their level (developmental/age, educational, literacy, etc.).
  • Adheres to the standards identified in the Medical Center's Organizational Competencies.

Qualifications

Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Proficient in computer skills.