OR Scheduler, Operating Room
Permanent Full Time
There’s never been a better time to join Mackenzie Health! As we prepare to open our state-of-the-art Mackenzie Vaughan Hospital, and continue to operate Mackenzie Richmond Hill Hospital, we have many opportunities available for OR Schedulers who share our commitment to quality, patient-centred care. Ultimately, this is where you want to be.
In this position, the incumbent will be responsible for accepting, reviewing all OR bookings, scheduling cases as appropriate for all OR activities within the Surgery Program. The OR scheduler is responsible for the review of booking requests, scheduling of patients for procedures, checking for equipment and preparing all related health records information to ensure safe and accurate patient care as it relates to OR scheduling. The OR Scheduler is also responsible for maintaining accurate records in accordance with applicable policies for all OR related activities. Including collating, verifying and delivering reports related to OR scheduling as required on a regular basis. The OR Scheduler will also be responsible for the communication with physician offices including Updating offices on new or changes to policies and procedures and other hospital departments as appropriate.
What must you have?
Medical terminology certificate or completion within 3 months of hire.
Graduate of a Medical Office Administration Program or equivalent combination of post-secondary education and/or relevant experience.
What else do you bring?
2 years’ experience providing administrative support in a hospital setting.
Computer literacy in a Windows environment utilizing Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook at a senior level, as well as a good understanding of PageMaker, Access, Quattro Pro, and Scheduling Systems.
Proven attendance record.
Demonstrates understanding and complies with patient and staff safety policies and procedures that foster a safe and inclusive environment for all.
Ability to perform the essential duties of the job.
Effectively uses empathy in interactions with others and demonstrates behaviours consistent with Mackenzie Health’s Commitment to Caring.
Models behaviour that is aligned with the values of Mackenzie Health – Excellence, Leadership and Empathy.
Commitment to providing an exceptional experience for staff and clients within a challenging and exciting health care environment.
Preferably, your profile also includes:
Previous experience in an OR environment.
Previous experience with accurately maintaining perioperative charts.
Experience working in a perioperative or procedural area.
Experience with using EPIC.
- This position is represented by OPSEU
- You may be required to work at any site of Mackenzie Health
Mackenzie Health is an inclusive and equal opportunity employer committed to providing accommodations for applicants upon request at any stage of the recruitment process in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) and the Ontario Human Rights Code.