Imaging Services Assistant/Scheduling Specialist

2000717

Avera Breast Center Sioux Falls (East 23rd), Sioux Falls, SD

ACI/ASC Mammo

PRN

Day Shift

Varied Shifts, Monday-Friday

**This position will work as an Imaging Services Assistant and a Scheduling Specialist**

 

JOB SUMMARY: The Imaging Services Assistant is responsible to provide clerical and workflow assistance to the Avera Breast Center.  This includes gathering previous images, communication, and documentation to ensure complete patient records.

 

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

·         High school diploma or general education degree (GED);one to three months related experience and/or training; and or equivalent combination of education and experience required.

 

JOB SUMMARY: Responsible for answering all incoming calls to the Avera Breast Center scheduling line  in a prompt manner.  Schedules screening mammography appointments for all Sioux Falls six Avera Breast Center  sites.  Accepts, verifies and interprets physician requests and orders for diagnostic exams and procedures.  Schedules and coordinates single to multiple appointments according to required patient care protocols.   Determines medical necessity validation and handles medical information along with transpiring medical orders into the health information system. Must be able to work in a fast paced, high volume call environment with the ability to prioritize tasks and provide follow- up communication as needed.

 

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

·         Associate of Science in Medical Assisting from an accredited university/college is preferred.

·         1-3 years hospital, medical office or Admitting Department experience required.

·         Medical Terminology required.

 

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