Per Diem Perioperative Scheduling Associate-Mount Sinai Hospital

Per Diem Perioperative Scheduling Associate-Mount Sinai Hospital

The Mount Sinai Health System | New York, NY, 10176, US
Salary Range:$43,000 – $55,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 14 days ago

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**_Roles & Responsibilities:_**

The (per diem) Utilization Review Specialist coordinates scheduling of all surgical/endoscopic hospital admissions, pre-admission testing and operating room procedures. This individual seeks the assistance of the Nurse Manager in identifying cases, which require pre admission screening or have questionable admission criteria.

Duties and Responsibilities:

1. 1. Produces an updated operating room schedule that reflects changes that are a result of calling each surgeon, confirming their surgical reservations.

2. 2. Schedules, cancels, rearranges and updates the OR schedule as necessary. Communicates this information to other areas that assist in facilitating the care of patients at Sinai for surgery.

3. 3. Arranges for call team staff coverage for weekend/holiday emergencies procedures and surgeries.

4. 4. Maintains statistics for surgical volume by accounting actual Operating room records.

5. 5. Maintains a customer friendly environment, assists physicians and/or office staff in arranging admission, pre testing appointments, and operating room time.

6. 6. Coordinates scheduling of elective or urgent surgical admissions, preadmission testing and operating room time.

7. 7. Checks credentials system for physician's delineation of privileges for equipment and/or procedures according to medical board guidelines.

8. 8. Verifies scheduled OR procedures with computerized scheduling system for appropriateness of procedures time allocated, equipment conflicts, and physician's privileges.

9. 9. Collects patient's demographic information into the hospital admission system arranging a pre-admission reservation, notifying the necessary care center.

10. 10. Arranges for pre-testing appointment, if required.

11. 11. Acts as resource to physician and/or staff concerning changing hospital policies.

12. 12. Requests pre certification number on required procedures from physicians.

13. 13. Rotates to OR scheduling Productions where the confirmation of all surgical procedures, addition and cancellation to the 24 hour schedule arrangements are made.

**_Requirements:_**

Education:

HS/GED; Associate's degree is preferred.

Experience:

1-2 years related healthcare administrative experience

**_Strength Through Diversity_**

The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity, equity, and inclusion are key drivers for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai's unrivaled record of achievement, education, and advancement as we revolutionize medicine together. We invite you to participate actively as a part of the Mount Sinai Health System team by:

+ Using a lens of equity in all aspects of patient care delivery, education, and research to promote policies and practices to allow opportunities for all to thrive and reach their potential

+ Serving as a role model confronting racist, sexist, or other inappropriate actions by speaking up, challenging exclusionary organizational practices, and standing side-by-side in support of colleagues who experience discrimination

+ Inspiring and fostering an environment of anti-racist behaviors among and between departments and co-workers

We work hard to acquire and retain the best people and to create an inclusive, welcoming and nurturing work environment where all feel they are valued, belong, and are able to professionally advance. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, contribute to the patient experience and quality of patient care.

Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our history!

**_Who We Are_**

**Over 42,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.**

**Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospitals, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke's, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.**

The Mount Sinai Health System (MSHS) provides equal employment opportunity to all its employees and applicants for employment without unlawful discrimination on the basis of their actual or perceived race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, gender identity, age, disability, marital or parental status, sexual orientation, veteran, immigration, citizenship, or other protected status.

**EOE including Veterans and Disabled**

**Compensation**

The Mount Sinai Health System (MSHS) provides a salary range to comply with the New York City Law on Salary Transparency in Job Advertisements.
The salary range for the role is $25.00 - $25.00 Hourly.
Actual salaries depend on a variety of factors, including experience, education, and hospital need.
The salary range or contractual rate listed does not include bonuses/incentive, differential pay or other forms of compensation or benefits.