Facility METHODIST HEALTH SYSTEM, DALLAS, TX Department MEDICAL STAFF Status: Full-time Shift Day Hours 8-4:30
Responsible for managing, monitoring, researching, screening, and updating all physician and allied health professionals' credentials as defined in Medical Staff Bylaws, Federal and State Regulations, JCAHO and other regulatory agencies. The Credentials Coordinator is the first contact for all new physicians/professionals.
Your Job Requirements:
High School Graduate
At least 2 years of related work experience
Ability to work unsupervised and independently.
Knowledge of JCAHO credentialing requirements.
Knowledge of credentialing process for allied health and medical staff applicants.
Ability to enter data in Midas.
Ability to obtain data from the Texas State Board and National Practitioner Data Bank.
Knowledge of Windows applications.
Familiar with the process of required medical staff meetings, duties of officers of the medical staff, and investigational process and reporting.
Your Job Responsibilities :
Assurance of timeliness and quality of credentialing and re-credentialing processes.
Conduct primary source verification of credentialing and re-credentialing files.
Prepare provider credentialing and re-credentialing files for approval process.
Provide timely transmission of credentialing and approval information to hospitals and facilities.
Maintain demographic and credentialing information in database.
Prepare applications for necessary committees and follow up on any additional information as necessary.
Update and maintain privilege cards for physician and allied health professionals. Research additions to privilege cards as new procedures/duties are requested.
Assists with special projects.
Prepares agenda for medical staff committee meetings, attends meetings and takes minutes. Process any follow-up items.
Where You Are Valued
We know that employees who are happy, healthy, and fulfilled take better care of patients. We also know that caring for our employees as individuals makes us a better organization. Our benefits include:
Medical plan choices
Dental and vision plans
Employee assistance program
Flexible spending account
Paid time off
Extended illness benefits
Weight management, tobacco cessation, and prenatal programs