Scheduler - Surgery Center

Penn State Health St. Joseph Regional Health Network


Location:  US:PA:Reading

Work Type:  Full Time

FTE:  1.0

Shift:  Days
Hours:  Varied




This position is very fast paced and is responsible for performing all aspects of Operating Room scheduling which includes routine and emergent surgical cases and coordinating the efforts of the Operating Room.  You will be working with other surgical schedulers, OR Business Manager, physicians, nurse managers, OR staff, ancillary staff, other departments within the hospital, surgeons offices, patients, and members of the medical community. This position reports to the OR Business Manager, and is a key position within the OR.




High School Diploma or GED Required


Associates degree preferred.




Two years of recent work experience in a call center environment.


Customer services


Computer knowledge


Knowledge of medical terminology




CHAA preferred



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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