Ophthalmology office located in Kokomo, Indiana seeking an experienced Surgery Counselor/Scheduler. The position is responsible for education of patients in regards to Cataract Surgery and other ophthalmic surgeries, including discussing the risks and benefits and various options of IOLs. Scheduler responsibilities also include, ordering of appropriate lenses, completing all preoperative documents for the surgery facilities, consent forms for patient discussion, discussion of financial issues associated with the surgery, and entering all details accurately into the patient’s medical record.
The position requires the individual to be highly detailed oriented, very comfortable with various computer applications, comfortable listening and discussing options with patients. The ideal candidate should be able to perform at a high level in a relatively high stress environment. Past experience in a surgical setting or with surgical scheduling/counseling a strong plus. Experience with Ophthalmology and eye terms a plus.
This is not an entry level position and the pay and benefits will be reflective of this. If your talents and future desires match the above, let’s talk about your future.