Children's Hospital Boston Scheduling Coordinator I (Endocrinology) in Boston, Massachusetts
56933BRTitle:Scheduling Coordinator I (Endocrinology)Department:Medicine-EndocrinologyAutoReqId:56933BRStatus:Full-TimeStandard Hours per Week:40 Job Category:ClinicalJob Posting Description:At Boston Children’s Hospital, success is measured in patients treated, parents comforted and teams taught. It’s in discoveries made, processes perfected, and technology advanced. In major medical breakthroughs and small acts of kindness. And in colleagues who have your back and patients who have your heart. As a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed Endocrinology team and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.
The Scheduling Coordinator I will be responsible for:
Scheduling appointments/procedures across the enterprise in multiple areas, coordinating with providers, locations and families, following the department’s scheduling guidelines. Responding to patient concerns and needs, offering possible appointment options such as location and time. Entering appropriate information in hospital IT systems and coordinating care with interpreter services, when necessary.
Collecting, verifying, recording and processing patient demographics, insurance/payment and referral information required for patient appointments in accordance with HIPAA approved procedures. Entering the correct CPT codes to describe examinations and ICD-9/10 codes to facilitate the authorization process.
Screening patients for potential contraindications for examination and/or location according to area needs, escalating questions and issues appropriately. Accurately fills out paper and/or electronic screening forms, when necessary.
Answering, screening and routing telephone calls in a courteous and respectful manner following departmental guidelines. Recording and forwarding messages and triaging calls for urgent information or services. Responding to requests for routine information or assistance within score of knowledge and authority.
Working with others to promote and encourage each person’s contribution on the interdisciplinary team toward achieving optimal patient goals and outcomes. Providing exceptional care, exceptional service.
Performing other duties as needed.
To qualify, you must have:
High School Diploma required, Bachelor’s Degree preferred.
Previous customer service or administrative experience preferred.
Analytical skills and judgment to interpret data and take appropriate action in circumstances and situations that vary. Contributes to a supportive team environment within and between other departments and organizations.
The ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing and provide empathy in difficult interpersonal situations.
Strong attention to detail, commitment to excellence and strong planning and organizational skills, using time efficiently and prioritizing and coordinating tasks appropriately.
Please note: During a public health emergency, individuals in this role may be expected to take on additional duties to respond to organizational needs.
Boston Children’s Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, cell phone plan discounts and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.
Boston Children’s Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.Office/Site Location:BostonRegular, Temporary, Per Diem:Regular