Genesis Health System RN, Surgical Svs Scheduler in Davenport, Iowa
Position Title: RN, Surgical Svs Scheduler
Department: Surgical Administration
Purpose: Schedules operative procedures in an accurate manner. Key accountabilities include effective scheduling processes with accurate submission of patient charges and collection of pertinent perioperative data for analysis. Works closely with physicians, physician offices, anesthesiologists, department managers, nursing units, service leads and Material Services representatives.
Report To: Manager
Supervisory Responsibility: Guidance: The job requires the provision of occasional guidance and training to others. The job does not have formal or official supervisory responsibilities.
Materials Responsibility: Limited: Work requires limited responsibility for material resources. Examples of resources could include supplies, equipment, inventories, small budgets, and other similar material assets. The employee has a limited amount of control over these resources. The cost of errors is also limited in terms of damage, waste or financial loss. Problems associated with material resources are not complex. The volume of resources may vary, but the level of difficulty in dealing with these resources is uncomplicated.
Key Relationship: Co-workers/Health System Employees, Outside Agencies/Other Health Care Providers, General Public/Visitors/Volunteers, Physicians/Medical Office Staff, Patients, Families, and Significant Others, Third Party Payors/Insurance Companies
Education: Associate's Degree
Field Of Study: Nursing
Special Training: Keyboarding; Windows; Basic Life Support.
Licensure/Registration: Registered Nurse in Iowa and Registered Nurse in Illinois within 4 months of hire
Experience: More than 3 years experience required.
Interpersonal Skills: Interaction is with a variety of people inside or outside the organization. Communications are of moderate difficulty and sensitivity. Contact with others may involve detailed & lengthy dialogues & exchanges of information. Requires a moderate amount of interpersonal skills. Interactions involve dealing with moderately complicated problem situations or stressful encounters.
Working Conditions: There is very limited exposure to adverse environmental conditions. Some undesirable or unpleasant environmental characteristics may occur but the physical environment is generally safe and there is minimal health risk. No safety equipment or unusual precautions are required. The amount of time the employee may experience these minor adverse conditions would be limited to 10% or less of the work day.
Possible Exposure to Blood Borne Pathogens: Yes