Responsible for the credentialing, privileging and re-credentialing of all practitioners at Owensboro Health System (OHRH and OHMCH). Maintains numerous practitioner data repositories, including education, training, experience and licensure. Critically analyzes data to create informed recommendations for credentialing, re-credentialing and privileging proceedings. Reviewing various federal rulings and accrediting body standards pertaining to the functions of the medical and/or allied health staff. Establishing systems to facilitate meetings and communication between practitioners, both within and outside their specialties, as well as with hospital administration. Responsible for the development and maintenance of the Staff Call rosters for all medical staff specialties. Completes less routine assignments. Duties and tasks are more complex. Exercises judgment to solve more complex problems.
Bachelor's degree or higher in Business Administration, Healthcare Administration or related field required. A combination of education, training and experience may be considered in lieu of degree.
Certification as a Certified Provider Credentialing Specialist (CPCS) or Certified Professional Medical Services Management (CPMSM) after a minimum of 3 years' in credentialing and medical staff services preferred.
A minimum of 2 years' relevant experience required.
Internal Number: 6979
About Owensboro Health
Owensboro Health is a nonprofit health system with a mission to heal the sick and to improve the health of the communities it serves in Kentucky and Southern Indiana. The system includes Owensboro Health Regional Hospital, Owensboro Health Muhlenberg Community Hospital, the Owensboro Health Medical Group comprising over 180 providers in multiple locations, a certified medical fitness facility, and the Mitchell Memorial Cancer Center. Owensboro Health has been recognized for outstanding care, safety and clinical excellence by The Joint Commission, U.S. News & World Report and Becker’s Hospital Review. As the largest employer west of Louisville, Owensboro Health is licensed to operate 477 beds, has over 4,200 employees. Owensboro Health is a committed community partner. For more information, visit owensborohealth.org.