OR Scheduler/ General Surgery/ Full-Time/ Days

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Date posted: 08/07/2019

job description

OR Scheduler, General Surgery,  Full Time job, Days, Albuquerque, NM

We are looking for a OR Scheduler to join our General Surgery team in Albuquerque, NM.

This Full Time job is located at   Lovelace Medical Group, a multispecialty provider group, which includes clinics, doctors and advanced practice providers in a broad range of specialties and primary care, and provides patients with exceptional health care through the support of Lovelace Health System hospitals and technology. 
  OR Scheduler Job Responsibilities: 

  • Accurately schedules and pre-registers all patients for the region into six different computer programs for procedures and exams.
  • Handles administration of technical prep direction and ensures accurate placement of patients on the various schedules at all facilities to enable timely delivery of service to the patient. 
  • Handles telephone calls in an efficient manner to meet corporate guidelines for waits and delays as well as meets abandonment ratio criteria. 
  • Handles customer account transactions, provides customer assistance including dealing with physician concerns and ensures insurance data is collected accurately to alleviate authorization issues.
  • Adheres to policies, procedures and regulations to ensure patient safety and compliance.

OR Scheduler Education and Experience Requirements:

  •     High School Diploma or GED equivalent    
  • One (1) year related experience preferred
  • Medical Terminology Courses
  • Scheduling Knowledge helpful.
  • Registration and Insurance Knowledge preferred. 
  • Ability to communicate effectively.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Basic computer skills

Why Lovelace?

  • Clinic named Patient Centered Medical Home by National Committee for Quality Assurance, 2017 Honored for “Deals of the Year” award by Albuquerque Business
  • First for acquisition of ABQ Health Partners’ women’s health

  Lovelace is a drug-free employer with smoke free campuses.




job facility

General Surgery-St Joseph'S Square - Lovelace Medical Center

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.