Most Outpatient Surgery Schedulers in the United States are women. The workforce as a whole earns a median of approximately $15.24 per hour. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a majority collect dental insurance. Work is enjoyable for Outpatient Surgery Schedulers, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$24,810 - $41,507
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 143
Job Description for Outpatient Surgery Scheduler
Ensure payment for services by verifying benefits with the person's insurance provider or working out financing options.
Review, analyze and forecast cancellations, double bookings or changes in schedules.
Explain objectives and procedures to interviewees, or forward questions to appropriate physician or staff member.
Interview patients to complete documents, case histories, and forms such as intake and insurance forms.
Schedule, confirm and maintain patient diagnostic appointments, surgeries and medical consultations for a specific department.