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6 Important Qualities of a Master Physician Scheduler: the Ultimate Diplomat

Posted by Amy Engebretson on Thu, Aug 16, 2018 @ 09:30 AM

Why the Ultimate Diplomat? Because, in the words of Daniele Vare, "Diplomacy is the art of letting someone have your way!"

Clinics and medi cal specialties depend on their schedulers to perform several important functions, including generating the on-call schedule for the Physicians, keeping it current and accurate. A good fit helps bring stability to a Group; a bad fit can result not only in loss of trust but loss of a Group’s cold, hard cash in the form of Physicians walking out the door or EMTALA violation fines.   What qualities do these Schedulers have that cause Physicians to trust them with this vital part of their business?
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Topics: on call scheduler, on call scheduler traits

Why Be a Physician On-Call Scheduler?

Posted by Amy Engebretson on Tue, Dec 18, 2012 @ 11:00 AM

What some see as "aggravation", others see as an intriguing mixture of art and science; a challenge well worthwhile.

I am proud to work for a company that is in the business of making a difference! I know what I do ultimately results in a dynamic On-Call schedule that impacts the quality of life of on-call Physicians and their families. We make a difference in their lives, so they can make a difference in yours!

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Topics: on call scheduler, on call scheduler traits, teaching software