Ascension Health Representative - Scheduling/ Lourdes Business Center/ FT Days in Binghamton, New York

Job ID: 204651

Representative - Scheduling/ Lourdes Business Center/ FT Days

Binghamton, New York

Regular/Day

Additional Job Information

Title: Representative - Scheduling

City, State: Binghamton, NY

Location: Lourdes Business Center

Department: Central Scheduling 001

Additional Job Details: FT Days, 40 Hours, Weekly

Marketing Statement

Lourdes Hospital, part of Ascension, has provided compassionate care to those in need since 1925. In Binghamton, N.Y., the main hospital campus includes a Hospice Program, an Ambulatory Surgery Center, and a Regional Cancer Center. Reaching beyond these boundaries, Lourdes has established a network of primary care physicians at convenient sites throughout the region. The Mission In Motion program, which provides primary care and cancer screening services through two mobile medical vans, makes healthcare accessible to rural populations.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Representative - Scheduling communicates with patients and staff to accurately schedule patients for prescribed procedures.

Responsibilities:

  • Gathers necessary demographic and clinical information from patient and enters into appropriate database. Seeks appropriate resources to resolve issues about the type, date or location of prescribed procedures.

  • Schedules patient procedures in a manner that most efficiently utilizes the patient's time and clinical resources.

  • Assists with coordination of activities related to insurance pre-certification/authorization.

  • Provides counseling to patient or patient's representative regarding pre-service requirements and instructions.

  • Pre-register patients for upcoming appointments & services.

  • Assists patients with other requests including, but not limited to, prescription renewals, test results and medical complaints by forwarding messages to clinical staff.

Qualifications

Education & Work Experience:

  • High School or Equivalent required.

  • One (1) year experience in patient access or medical office preferred.

How To Apply

Applicants may proceed by clicking on the "Apply Now" button.

To apply later, return to the Employment page at www.lourdes.com . Applications/Resumes may only be sumitted online through this process.

In addition, you may apply anytime online using any computer OR via one of our computer terminals at the following locations:

• Lourdes Human Resources – 33 Lewis Road, Binghamton, NY 13905

• Lourdes Hospital, Ground Floor.

For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037.

Equal Employment Opportunity

As an equal opportunity employer, Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital (Lourdes) complies with all applicable employment laws and regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Lourdes are based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Lourdes does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, gender, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

Lourdes is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/ofccpeeosupplementfinaljrfqa508c.pdf

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.