Operating Room Scheduler schedules patients for surgery. Coordinates operating rooms, schedules of surgeons, and assistants needed for the procedure. Being an Operating Room Scheduler gathers and records financial and insurance information. Distributes pre- and post-operative information to patients. Additionally, Operating Room Scheduler requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. To be an Operating Room Scheduler typically requires 1-3 years of related experience. May be entry level if some experience in the skill. Gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision.