Cedars-Sinai Credentials Coordinator II in Los Angeles, California
Cedars-Sinai is a national leader in providing high-quality, patient-centered healthcare encompassing primary care as well as niche medicine and conducting research that leads to lifesaving discoveries and innovations. Since its beginning in 1902, Cedars-Sinai has evolved to meet the healthcare needs of one of the most diverse regions in the nation, continually setting new standards in quality and innovation in patient care, research, teaching and community service!
Today, Cedars-Sinai is widely known for its national leadership in redefining healthcare for the benefit of patients. Cedars-Sinai impacts the future of healthcare globally by developing new approaches to treatment and educating tomorrow’s physicians and other health professionals. At the same time, Cedars-Sinai demonstrates a longstanding dedication to strengthening the Los Angeles community through multifaceted programs that improve the health of its most vulnerable residents.
What will you be doing:
Under the direction of the Centralized Credentialing Services Manager, the Credentials Coordinator II (Verification) works cooperatively with the Credentials Coordinator I and Credentials Analysts to ensure the seamless and timely flow of credentialing related information in order to meet appointment and reappointment deadlines and qualitative requirements.
Incumbents participate in effective day-to-day operations of the credentialing functions. They provide recommendations to enhance productivity to meet targeted service levels, turnaround times, and satisfaction/quality levels. Incumbents also assist in research and analysis of credentials files to complete SBARs for use by senior management and leadership for the Credentials Analysts. The Credentials Coordinator II will also maintain the integrity of the provider database for accurate display of information, accurate reports regarding credentialed providers, and provide input for process design
and other implementation activities.
Previous experience in credentialing/privileging or health related field and use of medical terminology
Associate Degree and minimum 2 years related experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Bachelor's Degree preferred
Certification or eligibility for Certification by the National Association of Medical Staff Services (NAMSS) as a Certified Medical Staff Coordinator (CMSC) or Certified Provider Credentialing Specialist (CPCS) is highly preferred
Cedars-Sinai is an EEO employer. Cedars-Sinai does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of the race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, physical or mental disability, legally protected medical condition (cancer-related or genetic characteristics or any genetic information), marital status, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age (40 or older), military and/or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal or state law.