Location: US:PA:Reading Work Type: Full Time FTE: 1.0 Shift: Day Hours: Days Varies
SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Provides high quality scheduling experience for the patients of Penn State Health. Deploys excellent customer service engagement skills by phone. Schedules accurately for all specialty area supported in Phone Access Group against scheduling guidelines.
High School Diploma or equivalent required.
Penn State Health requires Schedulers to complete a scheduling training program and demonstrate competence in all functional aspects of scheduling for Phone Access Group prior to six (6) months of employment. This training is supplied by the employer.
Associate's Degree in Healthcare Administration or a related field preferred.
Prior Call Center, Healthcare IT, or Healthcare operational experience preferred.
Prior Ambulatory practice site experience preferred.
Strong customer service background preferred.
If chosen for this position, you may required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
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