Scheduling Specialist II - Patient Business Services (90002121)

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

ID: 7088118 (Ref.No. 9229-en_US)
Posted: October 29, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Job Purpose

Responsible for making and scheduling patient appointments in an efficient and timely manner; routes calls to appropriate staff member.

Job Duties

  • Books, coordinates, and reschedules patient appointments.
  • Registers patients in Epic system.
  • Verifies insurance of new and returning patients.
  • Greets patients in clinic and answers questions. Schedules surgeries, outpatient appointments, and admissions as requested.
  • Answers the telephone and routes patient calls.
  • Maintains and updates current information on physician's schedules ensuring that patients are scheduled properly and appointments are confirmed.
  • Assists with preparation of agendas, materials, meetings, etc.
  • Assembles patient charts for next day visits; updates profiles on patients.
  • Interviews new patients via telephone prior to scheduling appointment.
  • Calls patients to remind them of their appointments.
  • May verify insurance and pre-certification of insurance benefits.

Minimum Qualifications

  • High school diploma or GED.
  • One year of relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Epic experience.
  • Bilingual preferred.

 

 

 

 

Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.

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Baylor College of Medicine fosters diversity among its students, trainees, faculty and staff as a prerequisite to accomplishing our institutional mission, and setting standards for excellence in training healthcare providers and biomedical scientists, promoting scientific innovation, and providing patient-centered care. - Diversity, respect, and inclusiveness create an environment that is conducive to academic excellence, and strengthens our institution by increasing talent, encouraging creativity, and ensuring a broader perspective. - Diversity helps position Baylor to reduce disparities in health and healthcare access and to better address the needs of the community we serve. - Baylor is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding students, trainees, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds by providing a welcoming, supportive learning environment for all members of the Baylor community.