Credentialing Specialist - CVO:
Centura Health

120030-en_US
Centura Health
Centennial Colorado
Healthcare
Description

Centura Health connects individuals, families and neighborhoods across Colorado and western Kansas with more than 21,000 of the most talented hearts and minds in medicine.



 



Through Centura Health’s 17 hospitals, two senior living communities, health neighborhoods, physician clinics, Flight for Life® Colorado, home care and hospice services, we offer a diverse range of work settings in a Colorado or Kansas community you will love to call home.



Enjoy amazing people, competitive pay, some of the best benefits in the industry and plenty of opportunity for professional growth and development.



 



If you’re ready to discover the difference of working for a fully-integrated health system with a non-profit, faith-based mission to care, we look forward to receiving your application.



Job Description/Job Posting ID: 120030



Recruiter Contact: Keegan Swihart, keeganswihart@centura.org



Schedule: Full Time



Shift: Variable


Position Summary



Performs technical and administrative support for multiple components of the credentialing process. Performs essential data collection/analyses and tracking functions to ensure compliance with risk management principles and regulatory requirements. This position has significant interactions with Medical Staff members, hospital departments, students and various external entities.



Minimum Education Requirements




  • High School Diploma or GED required

  • Associate’s degree or Bachelor’s degree preferred



Minimum Experience Requirements




  • Strong computer skills, including experience with Microsoft Office Suite and database management

  • Problem solving, analytical skills, creativity, effective oral and written communication and presentation skills; strong interpersonal, negotiation skills required.

  • Knowledge of medical terminology

  • Previous administrative support experience, preferred

  • One to two years credentialing experience, preferred



License/Certifications




  • Not Applicable



Position Duties (essential functions denoted with an * )




  • Assist with processing Medical Staff, Allied Health Professional, Clinical Assistants and Student applications in compliance with regulatory requirements and accreditation standards. This includes, but is not limited to the primary source verification of information, collection and analysis of information received, and pursuit of additional information as necessary.*

  • Ensures that all documentation meets hospital requirements and is current and accurate. Including but not limited to licensure, certifications, and professional liability insurance for practitioners.*

  • Maintains practitioner records via electronic database and/or paper file following the Centura Health guidelines.*

  • Prioritizes multiple department tasks and projects to ensure they are completed in the required timeframes. Is able to deal with multiple tasks and interruptions with minimal supervision.*

  • Promotes a team environment, willing to assist others, and responds timely to physicians, hospital staff and various external entities. *

  • Triage patient and physician satisfaction concerns in a timely manner, assuring they have been thoroughly addressed.*

  • Communicates to other hospital departments, outside facilities, and agency requests for information about Centura practitioners. *

  • Responsible for confidentiality of all administrative and medical staff matters, including peer review and HIPAA protected information. *



Physical Requirements




  • Sedentary Work - prolonged periods of sitting and exert/lift up to 10 lbs. force occasionally)


 



Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. 

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