Responsible forthe credentialing and reappointing the medical staff. Performs all duties related to the credentialing process for the medical staff. Provides administrative assistance and managerial support to the Department of Medical Staff Services. Provides additional support for Administration as assigned. Performs other related duties as required.
Education:High school graduate, majoring in business subjects with career related continuing education; Associate or Bachelor’s Degree preferred.
Experience:Minimum of 4 -5 years experience in equivalent position. Previous Medical Staff Services experience with knowledge of Medical Staff By-Laws, JCAHO Standards and credentialing process strongly preferred
Other:Strong communication, organization and interpersonal skills; ability to work independently. Good Business Language skills; Medical Terminology required. Capability of honoring confidentiality of privileged/sensitive information required. Strong computer skills required. Dependability required.
TYPICAL PHYSICAL DEMANDS:Requires functional vision and hearing, manual dexterity, eye-hand coordination and verbal communication skills. Frequently sitting, standing, walking. Occasionally stooping, reaching and bending. Occasionally lift and carry items weight 20#. Functional range of motion.
Internal Number: 125036
About CHS Blue Ridge
We are a not-for-profit community healthcare system, providing advanced healthcare and wellness services from more than 35 locations across a three-county region of Western North Carolina. Our family of services includes hospitals, skilled nursing and rehabilitation centers, a wellness center, home health care, and a continuing care retirement community. Nearly 100 primary care physicians, physician specialists and nurse practitioners in the Blue Ridge Medical Group combine with other physicians on the Medical Staff to serve patients in the region.
Carolinas HealthCare System Blue Ridge is also affiliated with Atrium Health (formerly Carolinas HealthCare System), one of the nation's leading and most innovative healthcare organizations, providing area residents with ready access to more specialized care when needed. We are also a teaching system. Our two hospitals provide graduate medical education programs for medical school graduates and students in osteopathic medicine.