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Full Job Title: Surgery Scheduler (pre-authorizations) - Temporary, Full time. Heart Institute

Job Number: 96190

Location: Cincinnati, OH

Date Posted: 12-1-2017

This temporary position will allow continued patient care and continued revenue through obtaining prior authorizations. Obtaining prior authorization requires the scheduler to make multiple phone calls as well as input data online and fax clinical data to the insurance company.

The schedulers are in consistent contact with our families, surgeons, cardiologists, referring MDs and insurance companies throughout the entire process.

Skills & Competencies
·Prioritization
Using time efficiently and productively; prioritizing multiple tasks properly to meet deadlines; recognizing time constraints and adjusting work schedule to address them.
·Diversity Appreciation
Understanding and showing respect and appreciation for the uniqueness of all individuals; leveraging differences in others' perspectives and ideas; appreciating cultural differences and adjusting one's approach to successfully integrate with others who are different from oneself
·Knowledge of Field - Intrm
Knowledge of regulations, procedures and best practices in field
·MS Office - Basic
Basic skill in Microsoft Office programs
·Detail Orientation
Meticulously keeping track of details without becoming overwhelmed by them; being exacting, precise, and accurate; spotting minor imperfections or errors and taking action to correct them
·Multi-task
Ability to effectively manage multiple tasks simultaneously
·Professional Demeanor
Demonstrates an independent work initiative, sound judgment, diplomacy, tact and professional demeanor
·Work Ethic
Working hard to conscientiously and thoroughly complete work; pushing oneself to successfully continue working on a task in the face of obstacles or setbacks; working continuously and intensely over long periods of time
·Communication - Advanced
Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.
Required:
·High School Graduate OR Equivalent
·2 years experience within a complex, high volume scheduling center
·Knowledge of ICD-9/10 and CPT Codes

Preferred:
·Experience with Epic
·Previous experience obtaining precertification from third party payors

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