Works directly with surgeon office to schedule surgical procedures, collects procedural data monthly, prepares reports on surgical statistics, serves as expert on computer scheduling. Processes lab orders and gathers appropriate health history and reports on patients as needed.
High School/GED Required
Minimum Work Experience
2 years previous experience in the medical field/physicianas office required.
Required Licenses/Certifications for position
BLS certification preferred.
Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities
Working knowledge of Meditech and Microsoft Office.
Exemplary communication skills.
Builds relationship with physicians and supports scheduling efficiency.
Knowledge of medical terminology preferred.
Proficiency in Meditech preferred (super user).
Note: Reasonable accommodations may be made for individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.
Light lifting, pushing and pulling is required for 10-20 lbs occasionally and frequent moving of objects of less than 10 lbs is required. Frequent sitting with some walking, standing, squatting, bending and reaching is required. Keyboard/computer use and/or repetitive motions may be required.
Internal Number: 8618
About East Tennessee Children's Hospital
East Tennessee Children's Hospital is a 152-bed hospital certified by the state of Tennessee as the only Comprehensive Regional Pediatric Center in East Tennessee and is accredited by the Joint Commission. As a Comprehensive Regional Pediatric Center, Children's Hospital offers full capabilities to care for seriously ill children in a unique pediatric environment and offers the services of many different pediatric subspecialties. Children's Hospital works jointly with the University of Tennessee Medical Center to ensure that injured children in this region receive trauma care at the institution most appropriate for the child's needs. We also assist smaller hospitals by providing pediatric health care training opportunities.