Posted: Tuesday, March 6, 2018 8:00 AM
Job Description Position Overview: The Radiology Scheduler I is responsible for scheduling exams, providing optimum service to the customer and supporting the department to effectively and efficiently maximize schedules. Essential Functions: Answer phones and guide patients by kindly talking them through the steps and answering their questions and concerns. Scheduling radiology procedures in an organized and efficient manner. Input/update patient information in our medical system. Communicate with the Physicians, medical offices, patients and family as well as insurance companies. Perform insurance verifications and authorizations. Participate in various projects and/or meetings, and complete other tasks as assigned by management. Knowledge of computers, fax machines and other related office equipment. Responsible to communicate scheduling issues with management. Knowledge of medical terminology and radiology procedures and requirements. Detail-oriented and follow through with information or need of information. Compiling and maintaining all patient charts and any other documentation as required by the Department. Cross-train and help in other departments if needed. Qualifications: High School Diploma or equivalent required. Experience in the medical field preferred. One to four years of related experience. Understanding of imaging procedures required. Customer service experience required. Ability to think and work independently in a fast-paced environment. Excellent communication skills essential. Exceptional communication skills, both verbal and written, required. Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite required. Ability to maintain patient and employee confidentiality. Enthusiastic commitment to providing state of the art, innovative and advanced medical care and exceptional customer service to patients and internal customers. Core customers and key relationships Patients Patients Families and Friends Physicians and Other Medical Staff External Medical Partners All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. CareMount is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability Company Description CareMount Medical, PC is the largest independent multispecialty medical group in New York State, providing comprehensive medical care of the highest quality to over 550,000 patients in 43 locations throughout Westchester, Putnam, Dutchess, Columbia, and Ulster counties. Founded in 1946 as Mount Kisco Medical Group, CareMount has grown to over 525 physicians and advanced practice professionals representing 40 different medical specialties. CareMount is affiliated with world-class organizations including the Massachusetts General Hospital, Mount Sinai Health System, and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. CareMount offers on-site laboratory and radiology services, endoscopy and infusion suites and operates seven urgent-care centers. Our physicians are frequently recognized as best doctors in respected publications and have been featured in lists including New York Magazine’s “Best Doctors”, Westchester and Hudson Valley Magazine’s “Top Doctors” as well as in Castle Connolly Medical’s “Top Doctors”. For additional information about CareMount Medical and its specialties, please visit: www.caremountmedical.com. The group has always maintained a firm commitment to each of our patients to provide high quality medical and surgical care in a warm, friendly setting, and in a caring manner. Each and every member of our professional and support staff is dedicated to this ideal - physicians, nurses, technicians and support personnel.
• Location: Westchester
• Post ID: 163472087 westchester