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Surgical Schedulers

Bri

Bri

Bri is a surgery scheduler for Dr. Roh. She joined Rockford Spine Center in August 2017 after most recently working as a surgical technician at SwedishAmerican Hospital. She is a Rockford native and earned her Surgical Technology Certificate at Rock Valley College. 

As a scheduler, Bri is responsible for arranging upcoming surgeries, including obtaining preauthorization from insurance companies, verifying patient eligibility and coverage, discussing pre-operative instructions with patients, and scheduling all tests and operating times according to physician protocols. She also scrubs in with Dr. Roh when he does surgery at SwedishAmerican. 

Bri enjoys the family atmosphere of Rockford Spine Center and working with Dr. Roh. She was attracted to the medical field because of the organized nature of the work and the ability to interact with patients. 

In her spare time, Bri enjoys spending time with family and attending plays with her mom, as well as outdoor activities such as hiking. She is newly engaged, so she is also busy planning a wedding.

Jami

Jami

Jami is a surgery scheduler for Dr. Sliva. She joined Rockford Spine Center in April 2004 and has 21 years of experience in the medical field. In this role, Jami is responsible for making all of the arrangements for upcoming surgeries including obtaining preauthorization from insurance companies, verifying patient eligibility and coverage, discussing pre-operative instructions with patients, and scheduling all tests and operating room time according to physician protocols.

Prior to joining Rockford Spine Center, Jami held Medical Receptionist roles at Personal Women’s Healthcare in Elk Grove Village, IL, Alexian Brothers Medical Center in Elk Grove Village, IL, and Rockford Orthopedic Associates. Jami studied at John Wood Community College in Quincy, IL.

In her spare time, Jami volunteers for the Special Olympics of Illinois. She is a member of Poplar Grove Methodist Church and enjoys spending time with her family.

Jennifer

Jennifer

Jennifer is a surgery scheduler for Dr. Sweet. She joined the Rockford Spine Center team in May 2017 after working more than eight years as a scheduler at SwedishAmerican Hospital.

She is responsible for arranging upcoming surgeries, including obtaining preauthorization from insurance companies, verifying patient eligibility and coverage, discussing pre-operative instructions with patients, and scheduling all tests and operating room time according to physician protocols.

Jennifer studied at Rock Valley College and says she enjoys being part of the medical field, as it affords her many learning opportunities. She finds it rewarding to know that she is making a difference in patients’ lives by helping them feel better.

Away from the office, Jennifer loves spending time with her husband and their two children.