Cooper University Health Care

CREDENTIALING SPECIALIST

  • Cooper University Health Care
  • Camden, NJ
  • About 2 months ago

Job Description

About us


At Cooper University Health Care, our commitment to providing extraordinary health care begins with our team. Our extraordinary professionals are continuously discovering clinical innovations and enhanced access to the most up-to-date facilities, equipment, technologies and research protocols. We have a commitment to its employees by providing competitive rates and compensation, a comprehensive employee benefits programs, attractive working conditions, and the chance to build and explore a career opportunity by offering professional development.


Discover why Cooper University Health Care is the employer of choice in South Jersey.


Short Description


The Credentialing Specialist is responsible for the entire initial credentialing and privileging process and reappointment process for all new medical staff and allied health professional applicants to ensure the highest quality patient care at Cooper University Health Care.


The Specialist will also be responsible for designated managed care audit coordination. The position collaborates with the Director Medical Staff Services to ensure compliance with the Medical Staff Bylaws, Joint Commission Standards, and other regulatory requirements. Resourcefulness, good judgment, self-sufficiency, and good organizational skills are required to prioritize and accomplish tasks.


Experience Required


Minimum of 3 years’ experience in medical staff services with duties that involved medical staff and allied health credentialing.


Managed care or other healthcare environment preferred. Excellent computer skills especially Microsoft products (Word, Excel); data entry accuracy critical. Excellent/professional communication skills. Strong time management, customer service, organization and analytical skills.



Education Requirements


Associate Degree or equivalent experience Bachelor’s Degree preferred.


License/Certification Requirements


Certified Provider Credentialing Specialist (CPCS) or Certified Professional Medical Staff Management (CPMSM) by the National Association of Medical Staff Services (NAMSS) preferred.

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