Scheduling & Authorizations Specialist
This is a Full Time position working day shift at our Tucson Surgery Center location.
Responsible for the scheduling, insurance verification and prior authorizations of surgical cases at Tucson Surgery Center.
Position Qualifications/Minimum Requirements
Required: High School diploma/GED or equivalent experience
Required: One (1) year medical office/department experience.
Preferred: Two (2) years in health care setting.
Appropriate prioritization and planning skills, while achieving safety and quality in a high volume environment; Engaging and effective communication and service skills; Adherence to policy and procedures; Process improvement oriented; Self-initiative to assist with whatever is needed.
Preferred: Medical Terminology certification.
Northwest Medical Center is comprised of a 300-bed hospital, three urgent care facilities, a freestanding emergency center and a large physician group, offering you a variety of settings in which to work. Every location is dedicated to providing safe, quality patient care, but more than that is the commitment to employees. It strives to provide a culture of teamwork, respect and appreciation for all staff, whether they care for patients directly or work in a support role. With employee appreciation celebrations throughout the year, opportunities for growth and the satisfaction that you are part of a hospital leading the way with accessible, convenient healthcare in Tucson, Northwest is a great place to work. NMC is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer: race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.