Surgery Scheduler

  • Location:

    Palo Alto, CA 94304

  • Category:

  • Type:

    Contract

  • Pay Rate:

    $25/hr-$28/hr

  • ID:

    1200

  • Published:

    24 days ago

  • Consultant:

    Vikram Nayyer

  • Job description
  • Coordinate resources to schedule surgeons for service line(s)
  • Make scheduling decisions that maximizes OR block time and utilization of all other involved resources
  • Schedule ancillary services (MRI, Labs, etc) for patients prior to surgery date and provides appropriate instructions
  • Schedule complex appointments requiring strong knowledge of pre-admission requirements, procedures, department protocols and timing
  • Tracks authorizations to assure appropriate verifications are done prior to date of surgery
  • Collaborate with OR scheduling team and other care team resources to assist with patient needs