Rockefeller University Medical Staff Services Coordinator in New York, New York
Job Title Medical Staff Services Coordinator
Laboratory / Department Hospital
The Rockefeller University Hospital is funded by the National Institutes of Health and has 20 patient beds for clinical research. The Hospital provides researchers with an opportunity to conduct clinical studies, and offers both normal volunteers and people with diseases under study the opportunity to stay in the hospital and help to contribute to important advances in science. The Hospital has an inpatient unit as well as an outpatient center where prospective patients are screened and many outpatient studies are conducted. The Hospital is staffed 24 hours a day with professional nurses and has nutritional research, social work, art and recreation departments, and a radiology suite as well as its own research pharmacy. Our staff hospitalist and on-call physicians provide additional medical support to the clinical research teams. For more information, please see the hospital web site at: http://www.rucares.org/
The Medical Staff Services Coordinator will be responsible for the daily operations of the Medical Staff Services Office, which includes but is not limited to developing, managing, and monitoring processes and procedures that support the credentialing and re-credentialing of the medical staff, facilitation of all credentialing functions such as application management and primary source verification, maintenance of medical staff and medical staff privileges in the hospital, database management, and administrative support for credentialing meetings, medical staff executive committee meetings, and quality assurance meetings. Will provide support for the Hospital Information Services department (medical records) as needed and perform other duties as assigned.
Bachelor's degree, or comparable experience required. A minimum of three years of credentialing experience in a hospital/clinic setting is necessary. A certification by the National Association of Medical Staff Services as a Certified Professional Credentialing Specialist (CPCS) must be attained within 12 months of employment. Must have a working knowledge of credentialing standards for NYSDOH and other regulatory credentialing regulations, maintain the highest level of confidentiality, and have excellent computer skills.
The Rockefeller University is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans