Medical Staff Coordinator

  • MaineHealth
  • North Conway, Conway, NH, USA
  • Sep 23, 2022

Job Description

Summary

Position Highlights

  • Exciting position for an administrative office professional seeking a growth opportunity in healthcare! The Medical Staff Coordinator is a key role that supports senior leaders and medical staff officers at Memorial Hospital in achieving our vision of working together so our communities are the healthiest in America.
  • Reporting to Memorial Hospital’s Chief Medical Officer, this is a rewarding position that helps to support and enhance the functions of the organized medical staff.
  • Prior related experience is helpful but not required. The successful candidate will possess key strengths including effective organization & planning skills, strong written and verbal communication skills with all care team members, confidentiality, and intermediate to advanced technology skills. Must work well both independently with a high level of autonomy, and as part of a team.
  • Full time, 40-hour/week position. Monday-Friday schedule.
  • Exceptional benefits offered! Benefits include medical/dental/vision, generous paid time off, retirement with employer match, life & disability insurance, paid family leave, tuition reimbursement, wellness program, and more!

Position Summary

  • The Medical Staff Coordinator is responsible for the operations of the Medical Staff Services office in accordance with Memorial Hospital policies and procedures, Medical Staff bylaws, and regulatory agencies. Serves as a liaison between medical staff, administration, and other departments.
  • Maintains individual practitioner files for all medical staff members. Manages appropriate & timely review of medical staff appointments/reappointments including privileges and credentialing.
  • Attends and supports Medical Executive Committee, Medical Quality Review Committee and other committees as appropriate.
  • Participates actively as a team member in performance improvement activities of the institution as assigned.
  • Maintains an effective working relationship with the Quality team and works closely with the CMO to ensure goals and objectives of the Medical Staff / Quality Management / Risk Management department are met.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)

  • Education: Associates Degree in medical staff services, business, related field of study; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • License/Certifications: Certified Medical Staff Coordinator (CMSC) or Certified Provider Credentialing Specialist (CPCS) preferred, but not required. 
  • Experience: Three years' comprehensive experience as a medical staff services professional within a hospital setting is preferred; Related professional office experience considered.
  • Working knowledge of medical staff credentialing and organization.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills with all team members and stakeholders including senior leaders, medical providers, care team members, and colleagues.
  • Flexible schedule including ability to work occasional early mornings and evenings.
  • Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office/Teams, and web-based applications.
  • Must be adaptable, embracing of change, and work well in a dynamic environment.
  • Must work well independently and as part of a team.

For more information on career opportunities at Memorial Hospital, contact Beth Carpenter, Senior Talent Acquisition Partner at beth.carpenter@mainehealth.org or (603) 356-4939.

 

Additional Information 

MaineHealth was ranked one of America’s Best Large Employers in 2022 by Forbes!

MaineHealth is a not-for-profit integrated health system whose vision is, “Working together so our communities are the healthiest in America.”  MaineHealth consists of nine local health systems, a comprehensive behavioral health care network, diagnostic services, home health agencies, and 1,700 employed clinicians working together through the MaineHealth Medical Group. With approximately 22,000 care team members, MaineHealth provides preventive care, diagnosis and treatment to 1.1 million residents in Maine and New Hampshire. Learn more about our system at mainehealth.org

At MaineHealth, we offer benefits that support an individual's needs for today and flexibility to plan for tomorrow. Our packages include health and dental insurances, paid parental leave, retirement program, generous paid time off, and much more! Our comprehensive array of benefits are competitive, affordable, and include choices that meet specific, but ever changing, needs.

With a career at any of the MaineHealth locations, you’ll be working with health care professionals that truly value the people around them – both within the walls of the organization and the neighborhoods that surround it. We are deeply invested in the well-being of our communities and care team members. We believe in fostering a work environment of strong commitment, compassionate caring and continuous improvement. Join us, and your abilities will be challenged and enhanced as you take your career to a new level.