Surgical Booking Coordinator
Our downtown Boston medical provider is hiring for a Surgical Booking Coordinator on a direct hire basis. This position monitors and coordinates all surgical scheduling functions for the department, including answering patient inquiries, initial patient interviews, scheduling and facilitating surgical dates with patients and families or other support systems as noted, assuring surgeon preferences regarding surgical sites, assistants, processes and any additional materials necessary to properly support specific resources. The surgical coordinator provides complete pre-op surgical packets to the proper surgical location, assuring that surgeries may proceed as scheduled and assists the surgical biller with accurate and timely coding and billing information.
• At least two years experience in a health care setting. Previous surgical scheduling experience preferred. Communication and interaction with professional and medical staff preferred.
• An equivalent combination of education and experience, which provides proficiency in the areas of responsibility listed above, may be substituted for the above education and experience requirements.
• Medical terminology and the knowledge of Federal CPT coding policies strongly preferred.