Centura Health Scheduler/Pre-Registrar- Per Request Needed - Days -Penrose in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Penrose-St. Francis Health Services is a full-service, 522-bed acute care provider in Colorado Springs comprised of Penrose Hospital and St. Francis Medical Center. Penrose Hospital serves as the anchor hospital of Penrose-St. Francis Health Services with 364-licensed beds and the ability to provide tertiary (high tech) medical-surgical services with an emphasis on elective and outpatient care. Established in 1890, Penrose Hospital has grown to become a major health treatment and referral center, specializing in cancer care, cardiac care, emergency trauma care and physical rehabilitation. In 2008 we opened St. Francis Medical Center to keep pace with the growing needs of the Colorado Springs’ community on the north side of the city. St. Francis Medical Center features 172-beds and offers a modern Birth Center, Level IIIA Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Pediatric Care Unit, Emergency Department, Level III Trauma Center, Imaging Services, Surgical Services, and Critical Care Unit. It is also serves as Southern Colorado’s home base for the Flight For Life® Colorado air medical helicopter service. It’s an incredible time to join us as we celebrate our tenth consecutive year as one of “America’s 50 Best Hospitals” by Healthgrades and Magnet Hospital designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) for superior quality in nursing care. With 300+ days of annual sunshine, mild winters and easy access places like Pikes Peak, Garden of the Gods and some of Colorado’s top destination resorts, you will enjoy an incredible lifestyle while having the career you’ve always wanted. For more information about Penrose – St. Francis Health Services, visit http://www.penrosestfrancis.org/.

_Job Description/Job Posting ID: 126371_

_Recruiter Contact: Jena Huddleston jenahuddleston@centura.org_

_Clinic/Department:_* 6024 PSF CENTRAL SCHEDULING*

_Hospital:_* PENROSE HOSPITAL*

_Schedule: Per Diem- working as needed to cover call outs, vacations and holidays _

_Shift: Days, Office Hours: M-F 7am-6pm_

_Position Summary_

Responsible for receiving phone calls and fax requests to schedule patients for outpatient tests. Complete pre-registration of scheduled patients, and ensure a valid provider order is obtained.

_Minimum Education Requirements_

High School Diploma or GED required

_Minimum Experience Requirements_

  • 1 year previous Patient Scheduling or Patient Access experience preferred

  • Office experience in a healthcare environment, medical terminology, knowledge of CPT/ICD-9 codes, ability to multitask and prioritization skills.

  • Must type at least 30 WPM- will administer typing test during interview.

  • Able to handle heavy call volume

_License/Certifications_

None Required

_Physical Requirements_

Sedentary Work - prolonged periods of sitting and exert/lift up to 10 lbs. force occasionally.

Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.