Associate of Science degree in Business Administration or a related field, preferred;
Bachelor's Degree in Health Care field or equivalent highly desired.
Required: Five (5) years experience in a Medical Staff Department, with three (3) years in a leadership position;
Knowledge of medical staff credentialing of current California and Federal regulations and accreditation standards;
Thorough knowledge of hospital and departmental policies and procedures relating to medical staff;
Ability to retrieve, communicate or otherwise present information in a written, auditory, or visual fashion is essential. The methods used to express or exchange ideas are by written or spoken word. Written, telephone, and manual dexterity skills are required;
Excellent, data management and customer service skills required;
Proficient with standard computer and software programs (e.g. Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and the Internet, as well as medical staff data management programs, specifically ECHO (Verity).
Certified Provider Credentialing Specialist (CPCS) or Certified Professional Medical Services Management (CPMSM) from the National Association for Medical Staff Services, required.
Tenet Healthcare Corporation