Appointment Scheduler

KentuckyOne Health - Lexington, KY (30+ days ago)3.4


Job Summary / Job Purpose

Under general supervision, schedules appointments for patients, medical procedures, tests and studies ordered by the physician.

Key Responsibilities

Responsible for answering phone calls and scheduling patient appointments.

Conduct patient pre-certification to ensure coverage for appointments and medical care.

Schedule tests, procedures, and referral appointments.

Communicate with patients regarding appointments and instructions for procedures and tests

Collect insurance information and patient personal data.

May collect fees such as co-pays / co-insurance.

Perform other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements / Qualifications

Education / Accreditation / Licensure (required & preferred):
High school diploma or equivalent required.

Experience (required and preferred):
2 years related experience in a healthcare environment preferred.