Appointment Scheduling Specialist
, TX US
Texas Foot-Ankle Ortho
Area of Interest:
THPG Greater Fort Worth Area
Texas Health Physicians Group is seeking to hire a full time Appointment Scheduling Specialist for their clinic Texas Foot and Ankle, 800 Fifth Ave #510, Fort Worth, Texas.
Under general supervision, schedules all inpatient and outpatient surgery and medical procedures, tests and studies ordered by the physician.
Full Time, 1st shift.
Monday - Friday; 8:00am to 5:00pm
The ideal candidate would possess the following:
*High School Diploma or Equivalent is required.
*2 years related experience in healthcare environment is preferred.
*Scheduling experience in a Hospital setting or Physician's/Medical office highly preferred
Skills and Abilities
*Bilingual speaker English-Spanish highly preferred
*Requires strong customer skills.
*Good oral and written communication skills.
*Possess a strong work ethic and a high level of professionalism.
*A team player who handles multiple projects simultaneously in a fast paced environment.
*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.
*May collect fees such as co-pays / co-insurance.
*Gathers insurance information and patient personal data.
*Demonstrates positive professional customer service in all patient, staff, and visitor contacts.
*Performs other duties as assigned.
Texas Health Physicians Group (THPG) includes more than 800 physicians, nurse practitioners and physician assistants dedicated to providing quality, patient-safe care at more than 240 offices located throughout the DFW Metroplex. THPG members are active in group governance and serve on multiple committees and councils. Ongoing Texas Health initiatives, like the Diversity Action Council and Living the Promise, have helped to create an inclusive, supportive, people-first, excellence-driven culture and workplace, making THPG a great place to work