Within our high volume, goal-driven environment, you will help elevate the productivity of the Medical Staff Office. You will be primarily responsible for being the point of contact for certain specialties and their providers as gatekeepers of the medical staff process. You will serve as a liaison between the medical staff and all hospital departments to coordinate and provide overall continuity of medical staff activities Along with providing due diligence to credentialing applications, you will also be involved with anything operational related to UCLA Health Bylaws and Polices and Procedures. Your role may also involve the preparation of agendas and related materials for medical staff meetings and peer review activities. You will also monitor compliance with medical staff bylaws, rules and regulations, and policies and procedures.
Note: This posted position is 1 of 2 positions available for hire. All applicants will apply through this requisition and if selected will be hired into one of the available positions.
We’re seeking a self-motivated, detail-oriented team player with:
• Related Bachelor’s degree • Certified Provider Credentialing Specialist (CPCS) preferred • One or more years of credentialing experience for a healthcare facility, medical group, or health insurance environment • Background with online application module of credentialing software a plus • Strong analytical, critical thinking and problem-solving skills • Outstanding organizational, prioritizing and multitasking abilities • Excellent communication, interpersonal and collaboration skills • Ability to work effectively under pressure and with constantly changing deadlines and priorities • Computer proficiency with Microsoft Office and medical credentialing database applications • Ability to apply external regulatory guidelines and internal policies to assess and monitor compliance and effectiveness of processes preferred • In-depth knowledge of data management and documentation methods used in medical credentialing a plus
UCLA Health is a world-renowned health system with four award-winning hospitals and dozens of primary care practices, specialty practices, urgent care centers and other ancillary locations throughout metro Los Angeles as well as the David Geffen School of Medicine. Through the efforts of our outstanding people, we have become Los Angeles’ trusted provider of exceptional, compassionate patient care. If you’re looking to experience greater challenge and fulfillment in your career, UCan at UCLA Health.
UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
At UCLA Health, you can help heal humankind, one patient at a time by improving health, alleviating suffering and delivering acts of kindness. As you do, you’ll achieve great things in your life and your career. We’re a world-class health organization with four hospitals consistently recognized among the nation’s very best as well as an internationally-renowned medical school, primary and specialty care clinics and much more. Within our dynamic, innovative and growing organization, you’ll find exceptional opportunities to make the most of your abilities in a supportive, empowering and inclusive environment. If you embrace our values of Integrity, Compassion, Respect, Teamwork, Excellence and Discovery we invite you to see all you can accomplish at UCLA Health.
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