Coordinate the scheduling, referral management, registration,
prior authorization and insurance verification processes for
patients. Identify and handle customer needs, providing exceptional
customer service in a timely and efficient manner while working in
a team environment. Screen and update established patient
information for accuracy, and schedule procedures according to
procedure description. Work closely with clinical department staff
to schedule procedures in an efficient manner based on departmental
scheduling protocols. High School Diploma or equivalent and at
least 1 year in healthcare setting performing scheduling,
registration, insurance verification and or billing functions.
Dreaming of living in paradise? Want to join a team delivering
unmatched patient care? Enjoy leading an incredible team? If so, we
have the perfect role for you!
What We Stand For: Lower Keys Medical Center is committed to the
delivery of consistent quality services in a safe and fiscally
responsible manner that meet the needs of patients, physicians,
employees and our community; and to the maintenance of an
environment that encourages individual development, teamwork and
pride with compassion and respect for each person.
What We Do: Lower Keys Medical Center (LKMC) is a 167 bed, full
service, Joint Commission accredited, outstanding, acute care
medical facility with a
- 24/7 emergency room
- 24/7 laboratory
- 24/7 radiology services
- 24/7 specially equipped medical transport helicopter
LKMC is also proud to be the only hospital in the Florida Keys
that offers labor and delivery services. We also offer physical
therapy in Key West using a multi-joint strength system, in
addition to other innovative systems and equipment for customized
LKMC is fully accredited by the State of Florida and the gold
standard, The Joint Commission.
What Does a Scheduler Do? As a Scheduler with Lower Keys Medical
Center, you will spend your day
- Responsible for answering phone calls and scheduling patient
- Triages phone calls as necessary.
- May conduct patient pre-certification to ensure coverage for
appointments and medical care. Relies on instructions and
pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the
- Works under immediate supervision. Typically reports to a
supervisor or manager.
What's In It For You? Joining the LKMC team gives you an
unmatched experience of being a part of something much larger,
growth potential, full benefits package, competitive salary,
Which Qualifications Do You Need? In order to set you up for
success, you need the basics of
- A high school diploma or its equivalent.
- 1 year healthcare related experience.
- Prefer previous medical scheduling experience.
Lower Key Medical Center is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer
and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color,
religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender
expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability
or any other legally protected status.